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Man wins $31M double jackpot with pair of identical lottery tickets

2 years agoOdd : The Sideshow

Harry Black has taken home an incredible $31.7 million in lottery tickets. But the way he accomplished the stroke of luck is even more incredible than you might think. That’s because, as the BBC reports, Black actually doubled his winnings by purchasing two tickets with identical numbers. "This is a wonderful surprise to all of [...]
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Winner of $590 million Powerball jackpot steps forward

News : Field Notes (2 years ago)

We have a winner. The holder of the winning ticket in a record $590.5 million Powerball jackpot has come forward, with lottery officials planning a news conference Wednesday afternoon to reveal the winner's identity. The winning num... Read Post

On the Radar: Lottery winners, Cuba visit, NCAA brackets

News : CNN's This Just In (4 years ago)

$319 million lottery ticket: We may find out the identities of the nation's newest millionaires on Monday. One winning ticket for Friday's $319 million MegaMillions jackpot was sold by Coulson's News Central in Albany, New York, but... Read Post

Tale of two clerks in monster lottery jackpot: Only one gets a $1 million bonus

News : Field Notes (last year)

One gets $1 million. The other will have to settle for publicity. For the shop owners who sold the two winning tickets in the monster Mega Millions jackpot, it’s all about luck and location. The customers who bought the winning tick... Read Post

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