The Mega Millions lottery produced no jackpot winners in the Friday, January 23, drawing. But lottery players seem to be still buzzing over the $270 million jackpot won in Illinois last Friday. The level of enthusiasm for the nationwide...Show More Summary
For nearly five months, an eight-year-old child in Hubei province skipped breakfast and used the money to purchase lottery tickets, hoping that he might win big and give the earnings to his sick father who is in need of a kidney transplant. [ more › ]
Jessa Duggar Seewald went on a fun family trip to march against a women's right to control what happens in her own body. How sweet! She posted photos of the March For Life at the Arkansas state capitol to her Instagram account, and her...Show More Summary
Kate Gosselin might have thought she hit the jackpot when she was linked to reported millionaire Jeff Prescott. But after RadarOnline.com revealed his past bankruptcy filing, she stepped out looking… READ ON
Frederick McClendon claimed his $7 million prize Tuesday in the New York Lottery’s Cash4Life draw game.
Like the lottery numbers were being read off and you had correctly guessed the first five, but as the sixth was being announced someone snatched your ticket, and now they might win the jackpot that could’ve (and probably should’ve) been yours.
The Rescued Film Project recovers old, undeveloped rolls of film, delicately handing the light-sensitive materials in search of lost images. Recently, they hit the jackpot with 31 rolls of film shot by an American soldier over 70 years ago.
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Thanks to the Mega Millions lottery, someone in Glendale Heights, Illinois, a small city about 40 minutes outside of Chicago, will soon be $270 million richer, as that single Illinois lottery player won the first Mega Millions jackpot of 2015 Friday night. Show More Summary
The jackpot was $270 million—the largest jackpot in Illinois Lottery history. [ more › ]
Joan R. Ginther has won the lottery four times. First it was a measly $5.4 million. Then $2 million. Then $3 million and finally, in 2008, the Texas native hit a $10 million jackpot. They say
Our intrepid cameraman -- and host of TMZ Parallel Parking -- hit the jackpot when he spotted an SUV sporting the license plate “B Pitt." So, does Brad Pitt really roll around with such douchey vanity plates? Watch and see!…
Technology changes price-value relationships. Not always in linear and predictable ways. Consider music and movies. A while ago, I thought I'd hit the jackpot by encouraging an MBA classroom discussion about the politics of intellectual property. Show More Summary
"I yelled up to my wife, I think we won a few bucks!"
A retired principal just won the largest lottery jackpot in New York history, because his wife insisted the weather was too bad to drive and they ought to stop until it improved. Read more...
In today's day-end link roundup, Aziz Ansari trolls Rupert Murdoch, an elderly man won a record-breaking lotto jackpot, the most frequently blocked driveway in NYC, and more. Follow Gothamist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ]
Harold Diamond, 80, was revealed Monday as the lucky winner of the Nov. 4 Mega Millions jackpot — thanks to his wife.
Last week, tens of thousands of people came to Las Vegas for CES, where they spent their time milling around the Convention Center and comparing selfie sticks, fancy TVs and robots, trudging to the dozen or so other distantly-placedShow More Summary
The mystery winner of a Mega Millions $326 Million jackpot, the eighth-largest jackpot since The Big Game lottery changed its name, will finally step forward into the public spotlight Monday — at a discount gas station in Circleville, New York. Show More Summary