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    $319 Million Jackpot Goes to 7 NY State Tech Workers

    $319 Million Jackpot Winners SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) — The seven state workers from the Albany, N.Y. area who won last week’s $319 million Mega Millions jackpot may have gotten some extra luck from the patience and appetite of the man delegated to buy the winning ticket. Mike Barth was at a newsstand in downtown Albany […] More

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    Idaho Woman Claims $190M Mega Millions Prize

    RATHDRUM, Idaho (AP) — A 29-year-old mother of two and former bank worker from northern Idaho has claimed the remaining half of a $380 million Mega Millions jackpot, lottery officials and others said Wednesday. Holly Lahti, of the small town of Rathdrum, will split the second-largest lottery jackpot in history with Jim and Carolyn McCullar of […] More

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    $380 Million Mega Millions Lottery Jackpot Split Between Two Tickets

    After a nationwide frenzy for a life-changing chance to win a $380 million Mega Millions jackpot. That amount will be split between the holders of two winning tickets, one sold in Washington and the other in Idaho. Today Safeway confirmed its store in Ephrata, Wash., sold one of the winning tickets, and can claim $50,000 […] More

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    Arizona Teacher Claims $95.3 Million Lottery Jackpot

    (Reuters) – Ending nearly two weeks of suspense, a 64-year-old substitute teacher and single parent from Arizona stepped forward on Monday to claim a $95.3 million Powerball jackpot. Sheila Verke, a Fort Mohave resident, presented the single-winning ticket to lottery officials in Phoenix. She opted to take a lump sum payment of $49.9 million, saying […] More