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Man wins $2M months after $2,500 prize from the same lottery game

A Michigan man said a scratch-off game that scored him a $2,500 prize seemed lucky so he stuck with it and won $2 million just a few months later....

Man wins $2M months after $2,500 prize from the same lottery game

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Robert Macfarlane finally wins Wainwright nature writing prize Underland was the author’s fourth work to be shortlisted, and judges decided unanimously that the ‘claustrophobic thriller of sorts’ was his bestAfte...
17:20, 2019-08-15

'My life completely changed': debut wins world's richest prize for a novel Nominated by just one library in Belgium, Emily Ruskovich’s Idaho lands the €100,000 International Dublin literary awardEmily Ruskovich was sitting i...
12:20, 2019-06-13

Dave wins Mercury Prize on politically-charged awards night Rapper Dave has won this year's Mercury Prize at a politically-charged awards ceremony in London....
23:16, 2019-09-19

Women's Prize for Fiction: Obama-backed author Tayari Jones wins Barack Obama-backed novel about young black American couple takes Women's Prize for Fiction....
09:56, 2019-06-06

'Especially relevant': Susan Meiselas wins 2019 Deutsche Börse photography prize From displaced Kurds to carnival strippers, documentarian praised for carving ‘a new form of socially engaged photography’ by getting close to long-t...
21:44, 2019-05-16

Indian Writer Annie Zaidi Wins USD 100,000 Global Book Prize 'Nine Dots' Indian writer Annie Zaidi was on Wednesday announced as the 2019 winner of the USD 100,000 Nine Dots Prize, a prestigious book prize created to award...
14:36, 2019-05-29

Nazi satire 'Jojo Rabbit' wins top prize at Toronto Film Festival New Zealand director Taika Waititi took home the Toronto Film Festival's audience award for his coming-of-age comedy set in Nazi Germany. The prize i...
05:36, 2019-09-16

Scientist who takes on firms causing wildfires wins John Maddox prize Bambang Hero Saharjo has received death threats for testifying against companiesA scientist who takes on the companies responsible for massive wildfi...
20:52, 2019-11-12

Aretha Franklin wins 2019 Pulitzer Prize for contributions to music, culture The Queen of Soul was awarded a 2019 Pulitzer Prize for her 'indelible contributions' to American music and culture    ...
22:44, 2019-04-15

Dave Chappelle, Subversive and Charming, Wins Mark Twain Prize for Comedy The awards show, which gives out what is considered to be the top prize in comedy, testified to how far-reaching Mr. Chappelle’s influence has been b...
09:24, 2019-10-28

Dave wins Mercury Prize as fellow rapper pulls Boris stunt Rapper Dave has won this year's Mercury Prize at a politically charged ceremony, hugging his mum on stage after picking up the award....
05:16, 2019-09-20

Rihanna’s Fenty label wins Urban Luxe prize at Fashion Awards Honour caps big year for Barbadian singer, with model Naomi Campbell also a winnerSinger Rihanna’s fashion label Fenty won the Urban Luxe category at...
01:44, 2019-12-03

Riba Stirling Prize: Norwich council estate wins architecture award The eco-friendly Goldsmith Estate of 100 homes in Norwich is described as a "pioneering exemplar "....
22:36, 2019-10-08

Swiss writer Lukas Bärfuss wins prestigious Georg Büchner Prize German's most esteemed literary prize has been awarded to the prodigious Swiss author, playright and essayist, who was praised for examining the "fun...
12:04, 2019-07-09

Director of ‘Okja’ wins Cannes top prize for South Korean satire ‘Parasite’ The film follows a down-on-their-luck family of four who spot an opportunity to con a wealthy household into giving them jobs....
22:52, 2019-05-25

Oman author Jokha Alharthi wins prestigious Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi has become the first Arabic-language writer to scoop the Man Booker International Prize with her novel "Celestial Bodies." The book fo...
07:16, 2019-05-22

'Tenacious' Kyrgyz lawyer and statelessness champion, wins prestigious UNHCR prize A rights lawyer who took to horseback to help more than 10,000 stateless people gain nationality in Kyrgystan after the break-up of the Soviet Union,...
19:00, 2019-10-02

Jailed Turkish writer Ahmet Altan wins Scholl literary prize Despite his imprisonment, Turkish author and journalist Ahmet Altan continues to speak his mind. His tireless critiques of Turkey's Kurdish policy an...
13:48, 2019-11-25

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth more than a million dollars, has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed....
11:12, 2019-10-11

Maryland woman scores her third major win from lottery's Racetrax game A Maryland woman said the $14,919.80 jackpot she scored from the state lottery's Racetrax virtual horse racing game was her third major prize from th...
19:52, 2019-10-10

James Ruppert: Think a commercial for under £2500 is impossible? Think again A 2007, 70k-mile Kangoo was £1400 - including an oven With less than 2500 big ones, you can pick up a Renault Kangoo, Ford Transit Connect and even a...
07:20, 2019-11-12

2500 Classic MS-DOS Games Are Now Free To Play Remember, the Internet Archive is useful for more than just seeing how embarrassing your old Kotaku posts were. It’s also home to a ton of classic PC...
02:32, 2019-10-16

Andy Murray wins first ATP Tour match in Europe for 16 months • Former world No 1 battles past Belgian wild card Coppejans• Murray moves up to 243 in the world after 6-4, 7-6 (4) winAndy Murray won his first ATP...
22:28, 2019-10-15

Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado wins German book trade Peace Prize The prestigious Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has been awarded to 75-year-old Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado for raising awareness a...
13:36, 2019-06-18

Dark ‘Joker’ wins top prize at the Venice International Film Festival Todd Phillips’ dark comic book film “Joker," starring Joaquin Phoenix, won the Golden Lion Award at the Venice International Film Festiva...
04:08, 2019-09-08

Fortnite World Cup: 15-year-old Brit Jaden Ashman wins million dollar prize Fifteen-year-old Jaden Ashman wins half of $2.25 million (£1.8m) after coming second with his teammate in the Fortnite World Cup duo finals....
20:28, 2019-07-29

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:16, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:52, 2019-10-11

'Brilliant exposé' of gender data gap wins Royal Society science book prize Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez, which reveals bias towards men in measures of human life, hailed as vital workThe deadly truth about a worl...
20:48, 2019-09-23

National Book Awards: Susan Choi wins fiction prize for Trust Exercise Queer writer Edmund White was also honored with a medal for distinguished contribution to American lettersSusan Choi has won the fiction prize at the...
12:48, 2019-11-21

Psychedelic baby turtle wins 2019 Nikon Small World photography prize This vibrant image is clearly of a turtle, but stereomicroscopy and fluorescence have turned it into something beautiful yet otherworldly...
08:12, 2019-10-29

Dave wins Mercury Prize as fellow rapper holds up fake Boris head Rapper Dave has won this year's Mercury Prize at a politically charged ceremony, hugging his mum on stage after picking up the award....
04:08, 2019-09-20

Emmy Awards 2019: Peter Dinklage wins supporting actor for ‘Game of Thrones’; ‘Chernobyl’ wins best limited series; Michelle Williams gives stirring speech after acting win "Game of Thrones" is nominated for the most awards with 32, while "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" is close behind with 20....
04:44, 2019-09-23

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: Conspiracy theories that make us wonder if the lottery is rigged This year's draft lottery probably wasn't rigged, but let's revisit some that might have been...
03:32, 2019-05-15

Sasa Stanisic wins German Book Prize, criticizes Nobel winner Peter Handke Reacting to the win, the Bosnian-German author has criticized the decision to award the Nobel Prize in literature to Austrian Peter Handke. Stanisic'...
00:20, 2019-10-15

Sasa Stanisic wins prestigious German book prize, criticizes Nobel winner Peter Handke The 41-year-old has won Germany's top book accolade and taken aim at the decision to award the Nobel Prize in literature to Austrian Peter Handke. St...
23:32, 2019-10-14

Jojo Rabbit wins top prize at Toronto International Film Festival, raising hopes for Oscar season As predicted by our own A.A. Dowd in one of his TIFF dispatches, Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit—in which the Thor: Ragnarok director plays Adolf Hitler ...
22:08, 2019-09-15

‘The People Are the Real Power’: Tayari Jones’ An American Marriage Wins the 2019 Women’s Prize for Fiction There is grace, and then, there is the kind of grace that unconditional, enduring love requires; the kind of love Tayari Jones’ Celestial and Roy are...
16:44, 2019-06-06

Tucson Roadrunners & Cowboy fans at backpack giveaway for 2500 kids TUCSON – Over 2,500 backpacks were given out to Tucson-area youngsters at the Annual “Kidz Expo & Back To School” giveaway.  The ev...
06:24, 2019-08-04

Tombs in China reveal humans were smoking cannabis 2500 years ago Chemical traces on 2500-year-old wooden braziers are the earliest evidence that people had begun growing mutant marijuana strains that could make the...
20:40, 2019-06-12

Emmy Awards 2019: ‘Game of Thrones’ wins best drama; ‘Fleabag’ wins best comedy; Billy Porter and Jodie Comer take lead drama trophies "Game of Thrones" is nominated for the most awards with 32, while "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" is close behind with 20....
06:20, 2019-09-23

Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2019: London Square wins top prize for The Glasshouse apartment in Caledonian Road The Evening Standard New Homes Awards winning projects have been revealed, with a two-bedroom apartment in Caledonian Road selected as this year's Gr...
17:29, 2019-05-17

Warriors vs. Rockets Game 5 score, takeaways: Golden State responds like a champ, wins Game 5 after Kevin Durant's injury In a 2-2 series, the team that wins Game 5 goes on to win the series 82 percent of the time...
07:52, 2019-05-09

National Lottery winners reveal how they spent their fortunes to mark game's 25th anniversary From paying for life-saving surgery to enabling a music fan to follow Robbie Williams around the world, National Lottery winners have revealed how th...
15:08, 2019-11-18

2019 Tribeca Film Festival: Phillip Youmans Wins Best Narrative Feature for Burning Cane, 1st Black and Youngest-Ever Director to Win Top Prize The 18th Annual Tribeca Film Festival is wrapping up on May 5, and I’m happy to report that black history has been made....
16:20, 2019-05-03

Emmys 2019: Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?  ...
17:00, 2019-09-23

Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the Emmy Awards' top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it? ...
06:48, 2019-09-23

Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Get Your First Three Months of Xbox Game Pass For One Measly Dollar With Xbox Game Pass, Microsoft basically created the Netflix of video games, and it’s a great deal at its usual $10 per month. But for a limited time...
03:56, 2019-05-13

15 Years Later, November 2004 Might Still Be One Of The Best Months In Video Game History Today is the 15th anniversary of the release of Half-Life 2. A big game for sure, but it was just one of many huge and popular games that were all re...
22:36, 2019-11-16

Save $15 On Three Months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate For Prime Day Microsoft’s new Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription combines Xbox Gold online multiplayer with Xbox Game Pass, giving you access to over 100 games t...
03:44, 2019-07-17

Look: Michigan woman wins $4M, $2,000 in back-to-back months A Michigan woman won a $4 million jackpot from a scratch-off lottery ticket -- just one month after winning $2,000 from the same game....
21:52, 2019-04-26

Months After Labor Controversy, Rockstar Converts Game-Testers To Full-Time Workers at Rockstar Lincoln, the British studio that does the lion’s share of testing for the Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption games, are bei...
18:12, 2019-08-06

Stirling Prize 2019 shortlist: UK's six best buildings shortlisted for national architecture prize Six buildings, including both new homes and remodelled public spaces, have been shortlisted for this year's RIBA Stirling Prize....
11:52, 2019-10-07

RIBA Stirling Prize Shortlist 2019: UK's six best buildings shortlisted for national architecture prize A shortlist of six buildings, among them new homes and remodelled public spaces, have made it onto the list for the prestigious architecture award....
11:16, 2019-07-18

Digi-Capital: Investors poured $9.6 billion into game deals in past 18 months, but M&A and IPOs slowed Investors poured $9.6 billion into game companies in past 18 months, but acquisitions and IPOs dropped to the lowest levels since 2010.Read More...
18:00, 2019-07-10

I don’t even care who wins the ‘Game of Thrones’ With just two episodes left in the final season of Game of Thrones and absolutely nothing to suggest that the train wreck we’ve seen so far thi...
14:36, 2019-05-10

'America's Got Talent': What would human fireball do if he wins $1 million prize? 'Retire' The Human Fuse drew gasps as he flew through the air on fire on 'America's Got Talent,' but his banter with judge Simon Cowell brought...
04:52, 2019-05-29

California-based game company Blizzard bans pro esports player and confiscates his prize money after he voices support for Hong Kong protesters Invent Global Blizzard Entertainment has sent a professional esports player home from a tournament and handed him a 12-month ban after he voiced supp...
16:56, 2019-10-08

Game of Thrones wins top award at Emmys HBO's "Game of Thrones" won its fourth award for best series, while the network racked up the most trophies. "Fleabag" was the surprise of the night,...
07:00, 2019-09-23

Why this could year the NL finally wins the All-Star Game LAS VEGAS — The 90th MLB All-Star Game will be played Tuesday night at Progressive Field, its first time in Cleveland since 1997. The recent history ...
21:44, 2019-07-09

'Game of Thrones' already in the lead with 10 Emmy wins The Television Academy handed out its first Emmy awards - with 'Game of Thrones' taking winning 10 awards....
14:08, 2019-09-16

'Game Of Thrones' led Creative Arts Emmy wins "Game of Thrones" led the charge at the Creative Arts Emmys with a total of 10 wins for the fantasy show. Amazon's popular comedy "The Marvelous Mrs....
15:52, 2019-09-16

US teenager wins $3m playing computer game Fortnite It is the largest prize pool in the history of e-sports, with $30m shared amongst the winners....
01:12, 2019-07-29

My poker face: AI wins multiplayer game for first time Pluribus wins 12-day session of Texas hold’em against some of the world’s best human players Rack up another win for the machines. An artificial inte...
20:52, 2019-07-11

Locastro wins it, D-backs end six-game losing streak PHOENIX (AP) — Tim Locastro’s single with the bases loaded in the 10th inning gave the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 win over the San Francisco Gi...
02:40, 2019-06-24

German wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo German kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees st...
02:44, 2019-05-06

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins 18th game by $18 Reigning "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer won his 18th game in a row in a close contest that saw the professional sports gambler winning by only ...
15:40, 2019-04-30

'Jeopardy!': James Holzhauer wins 26th game, nears $2M Reigning "Jeopardy!" contestant James Holzhauer extended his winning streak to 26 games as he nears a $2 million cash total....
15:24, 2019-05-24

Mediocre Video Game Show Bandersnatch Wins Emmy Bandersnatch, last year’s interactive episode of the anthology science fiction show Black Mirror, won the Emmy for best TV movie. That’s pretty great...
19:20, 2019-09-23

James Holzhauer wins 29th straight ‘Jeopardy!’ game “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer carved another notch in his bedpost Tuesday night. The professional sports gambler emerged victoriou...
02:08, 2019-05-29

'Nobody wins': Climate protesters disrupt Harvard-Yale football game A football game between Harvard and Yale was delayed for 45 minutes after climate activists stormed the field and demanded the universities divest fr...
22:20, 2019-11-23

James Holzhauer wins 24th ‘Jeopardy!’ game, sets new record Trivia all-star James Holzhauer banked another $86,905 Tuesday for his 24th consecutive win on “Jeopardy!,” bringing his grand total to $...
01:48, 2019-05-22

‘Jeopardy!’ contestant Jason Zuffranieri wins 17th straight game The Albuquerque, N.M., math teacher won his 17th consecutive game on Monday, bringing his total winnings to $472,096 so far....
19:04, 2019-09-24

Netflix wins 'bidding war' for Game of Thrones creators Benioff and Weiss David Benioff and DB Weiss will make shows for the streaming service after a reported bidding war....
12:48, 2019-08-08

Jose Mourinho wins first game as Tottenham coach with 3-2 derby win at West Ham Jose Mourinho opened his Tottenham account with a 3-2 London derby win at West Ham on Saturday....
15:44, 2019-11-23

James Holzhauer wins 26th ‘Jeopardy!’ game in hottest battle yet “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer notched his 26th straight victory despite stiff opposition from another contestant. The professional ga...
02:00, 2019-05-24

Spurs’ Son Heung-min wins appeal and makes trip for Red Star game • Son ready to play in Belgrade after André Gomes tackle• Pochettino says Spurs still recovering from June defeat in finalHarry Kane could not bear t...
23:52, 2019-11-05

Chicago Red Stars striker Sam Kerr wins MVP ahead of US title game Kerr scored league record 18 goals this season for the Red Stars‘I don’t do this by myself, so thank you to my teammates’Australian star Sam Kerr was...
07:52, 2019-10-26

Federer wins in 53 minutes to advance in Basel in 1,500th tour game "Roger Federer celebrated his 1,500th ATP match with a commanding 6-2 6-1 win over Germany\u0027s Peter Gojowczyk in the first round of the Swiss Ind...
21:16, 2019-10-21

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining first game of the Western Conference Finals, and as the...
01:56, 2019-09-16

Game of Thrones takes best drama as Fleabag wins big at Emmys – as it happened The biggest night in TV sees Game of Thrones taking the top trophy and Phoebe Waller-Bridge pulling one of the night’s biggest surprises Emmy winners...
07:16, 2019-09-23

James Holzhauer wins 23rd ‘Jeopardy!’ game, props from Ken Jennings James Holzhauer extended his “Jeopardy!” winning streak to 23 consecutive games Monday, banking $89,229 for a grand total of $1,780,237. ...
01:44, 2019-05-21

Emmys 2019: Game of Thrones takes best drama as Fleabag wins big – live! The biggest night in TV sees Game of Thrones taking the top trophy and Phoebe Waller-Bridge pulling one of the night’s biggest surprises Emmy winners...
05:16, 2019-09-23

Vanderbilt wins College World Series, beating Michigan 8-2 in Game 3 of finals OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Vanderbilt wins College World Series, beating Michigan 8-2 in Game 3 of finals....
05:04, 2019-06-27

'Jeopardy!': James Holzhauer wins 30th game, moves within $200,000 of winnings record "Jeopardy!" contestant James Holzhauer won his 30th consecutive game Wednesday night, placing him $200,000 from the all-time winnings record....
03:04, 2019-05-30

James Holzhauer wins ‘Jeopardy!’ Tournament of Champions in nail-biting game The "Jeopardy" whiz, who won 32 regular games in a row over the summer, won $250,000 in its Tournament of Champions -- besting rival Emma Boettcher, ...
23:44, 2019-11-15

Emmys 2019: 'Game of Thrones,' 'Ozark' earn drama acting wins Wielding 32 nominations, 'Game of Thrones' is likely to dominate the 71st Emmy Awards as it competes for best drama; 'Veep' is vying for best comedy....
04:56, 2019-09-23

NBA playoffs: Kawhi Leonard's buzzer beater wins Game 7 for Raptors over 76ers Toronto will face Milwaukee Bucks in Eastern Conference finalsPhiladelphia 76ers 90-92 Toronto RaptorsKawhi Leonard hit a shot from the corner over J...
04:28, 2019-05-13

Emmys 2019: 'Fleabag' wins best comedy, 'Game of Thrones' takes best drama The HBO fantasy drama 'Game of Thrones' took home best drama at the Emmy Awards, while 'Fleabag' won four honors, including best comedy series. ...
05:40, 2019-09-23

‘Jeopardy!’ whiz James Holzhauer wins 22nd game, won’t play again for two weeks The “Jeopardy!” juggernaut continues! James Holzhauer notched his 22nd straight win Friday night, walking off the soundstage with $82,381. That bring...
01:48, 2019-05-04

Junior High School Student Wins $46,000 Game Tournament, Doesn't Get Any Money During the Tokyo Game Show, legendary Street Fighter player Momochi forfeited tens of thousands of dollars in prize money because he doesn’t have a p...
12:44, 2019-09-18

Hays Travel to buy 555 Thomas Cook stores: UK's largest independent travel agent 'set to save 2500 jobs' A rival travel agency is set to buy hundreds of Thomas Cook stores after it collapsed last month, potentially saving up to 2,500 further jobs....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Game of Thrones Wins One Final Outstanding Drama Series Emmy at the 2019 Ceremony Game of Thrones is going out in an Emmys blaze of glory that rivals what Drogon can produce. The HBO fantasy series took home the top drama prize--Ou...
05:52, 2019-09-23

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins 21st game, earns second longest streak Reigning "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer has won his 21st game, giving him the second longest winning record in the game show's history....
17:16, 2019-05-03

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins 30th consecutive game, inching closer to Ken Jennings James Holzhauer moved closer tonight toward the all-time record for total "Jeopardy!" winnings. The professional sports gambler scored his 30th victo...
16:40, 2019-05-30

Kawhi Leonard Wins Game 7 With Insane Buzzer-Beater, Sends Joel Embiid Home Sobbing The Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers just got done with a ragged and at times infuriating Game 7 to end the Eastern Conference semi-finals. The...
05:16, 2019-05-13

2019 MLS All-Star Game score: Atletico Madrid wins as Joao Felix shines; Marcos Llorente named MVP Joao Felix came up big as the La Liga powerhouse made easy work of the Major League Soccer All-Stars...
06:44, 2019-08-01

'Absolutely fabulous' - Hosking wins Stage 2 of Madrid Challenge, Brennauer wins overall "Chloe Hosking wins Stage 2 of the Madrid Challenge, while Lisa Brennauer takes the overall victory."...
16:44, 2019-09-15

Messi wins record sixth men's Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe wins women's award The Barcelona star warned his rivals that he has no intentions of easing off any time soon. Rapinoe claimed the top female award after winning the Wo...
23:52, 2019-12-02

Tiger Woods wins Zozo Championship, ties Sam Snead’s record of 82 PGA Tour wins Woods had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee two months ago — his fifth on the same problem joint....
03:36, 2019-10-28

AMAs 2019 winners' list: Taylor Swift ties record for most wins; Carrie Underwood wins two Post Malone received the most American Music Award nominations. But Taylor Swift has the chance to set a record for most victories for an artist. ...
03:36, 2019-11-25

Valtteri Bottas Wins U.S. Grand Prix, Teammate Lewis Hamilton Wins Sixth F1 Title In Austin Valtteri Bottas might not have led the entire Formula One U.S. Grand Prix from pole, but he was out front on the lap he needed to be out front on: th...
22:48, 2019-11-03

The Washington Post wins 3 Pulitzer Prizes; Sun Sentinel wins public-service medal for Parkland shooting coverage The Post’s Carlos Lozada won for criticism, with other wins for feature photography and editorial cartoons....
21:32, 2019-04-15

CMA Awards 2019: 'Old Town Road' wins musical event of the year, Kacey Musgraves wins for music video "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus won musical event of the year at the 2019 CMA Awards. Kacey Musgraves' "Rainbow" won for music video...
15:44, 2019-11-13

Logan Paul vs KSI 2 fight result LIVE: Scorecards, report and reaction as Brit wins on wins on split decision KSI scored a huge split decision win over fellow YouTube personality and rival Logan Paul in their Los Angeles grudge match....
12:08, 2019-11-10

KY Lottery LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ These Kentucky lotteries were drawn Thursday: Estimated jackpot: $252 million 3-0-0 (three, zero, zero) 5-2-6-9 (five, two, si...
20:40, 2019-05-02

I won’t ask for another Knicks lottery ‘fix,’ but… Look: For the record, I am NOT going to urge Adam Silver to commit fraud next Tuesday night in Chicago, when the NBA conducts its draft lottery. (Not...
05:48, 2019-05-07

Video: How to stop F1's VSC lottery Last weekend's Russian Grand Prix was the latest Formula 1 race to feature a virtual safety-car period that turned the expected outcome on its head...
08:44, 2019-10-05

Look: Man's lottery numbers pay off after 10 years of trying A Maryland man who won a $50,000 from the state lottery's Cash 5 game said he has been playing the same numbers for nearly a decade....
22:00, 2019-05-30

The NBA Would've Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery The NBA’s new odds format did the job of scrambling the draft order. Four teams played especially horrendous basketball last season, and of those fou...
05:48, 2019-05-15

Best cars for lottery winners Features 12 Sep, 2019 If you won the lottery, what car would you buy? Join us as we explore the mouth-watering options for a newly flus...
15:32, 2019-09-12

Man Hits Lottery Twice in 2 Years Just two years after the New Jersey Lottery made Freddie Robinson a millionaire, he struck gold again....
21:44, 2019-09-21

Maryland woman wins $250,000 after $500, $1,000 wins A Maryland woman whose lucky lottery streak earned her $500 and $1,000 prizes decided to try the same game again -- and scored a $250,000 jackpot....
11:20, 2019-06-04

Maryland man's $25 lottery winnings turn into $50,000 A Maryland man said $25.50 in Keno winnings and a lucky tip from a clerk led to his scoring a $50,000 lottery jackpot....
20:56, 2019-06-11

Lottery lost: Five big jackpots that almost weren't Five stories of lottery tickets left behind, misplaced, misread or misappropriated by a mischievous cat....
21:12, 2019-11-11

$10,010 lottery jackpot is Maryland man's third win in two years A Maryland man collected a $10,010 lottery jackpot -- his third major prize in the span of only two years....
19:36, 2019-04-24

Man follows up $5,000, $10,000 lottery prizes with $1 million jackpot A Maryland Lottery player collected a $1 million lottery jackpot after a months-long winning streak that included prizes of $5,000 and $10,000....
20:56, 2019-08-20

Why the NBA can’t fix the Zion Williamson draft lottery Forty-five minutes before a nationally televised audience views the ceremonial unveiling of the NBA draft lottery’s results Tuesday, the actual ping-...
19:20, 2019-05-11

Here Are The Lottery Picks Of The 2019 NBA Draft The saddest teams in the NBA have gone ahead and taken prospects they hope can lead their franchise into next year’s tank when they race for whoever ...
03:44, 2019-06-21

Look: D.C. man collects two Second Chance lottery prizes at once A Washington, D.C., man collected a lottery jackpot from a Second Chance drawing -- for the second time....
19:40, 2019-10-01

Man celebrates birthday with $1 million lottery win A South Carolina man's $1 million lottery jackpot came at the just the right time for a special gift -- his birthday....
20:12, 2019-05-01

Look: Casino luck leads to $75,000 lottery jackpot A Kansas man said winning some cash at a casino left him with a lucky feeling that led him to buy lottery tickets on the way home that ended with a $...
20:32, 2019-10-25

Man collects $1M jackpot after winning on 26 of 27 lottery tickets A lottery player who said he has won money on 26 of his last 27 scratch-off tickets had his streak culminate in a $1 million prize....
22:16, 2019-07-15

Pregnancy cravings lead to $100,000 lottery jackpot A Maryland man won a $100,000 lottery jackpot, thanks to his pregnant wife's cravings for "special cookies."...
21:00, 2019-12-12

AZ Lottery reports over 1 billion in earned commissions PHOENIX – Retailers are the real winners of the Arizona Lottery. AZ Lottery announced on Wednesday that retailers have reached a record 1 billi...
23:28, 2019-10-16

Lottery millionaire still lives in a trailer in Maine Bobby Stuart became a millionaire with two lottery wins in just four months — but still lives in a beat-up old trailer in Maine. “Ain’t nothing...
17:08, 2019-09-26

Lottery first-timer's $551,575 winner nearly ended up in trash An Ireland man who bought his first-ever lottery ticket said the $551,575 winner nearly ended up in the trash at his local store....
21:12, 2019-10-14

ESPN making changes to NBA draft lottery coverage One of the biggest nights in Knicks’ franchise history will have a different look to it on ESPN. The network is throwing more resources at the ...
20:36, 2019-05-06

Jackpot: More than 2,000 winners in North Carolina lottery RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Turns out that zero can be a lucky number. North Carolina’s state lottery Saturday said it set a record payout after the w...
18:00, 2019-06-23

Look: Dreams lead Michigan man to $500,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man said a trio of prophetic dreams led him to a specific scratch-off lottery ticket that earned him a $500,000 jackpot....
21:32, 2019-12-09

Clerk's suggestion leads to $587,247 lottery jackpot A Michigan man said he won a $587,247 lottery jackpot from a Fantasy 5 ticket he wouldn't have bought if it hadn't been for a store clerk's suggestio...
21:28, 2019-10-21

Postcode lottery for speech therapy, says commissioner England's children's commissioner highlights "enormous variation" in money spent across the regions....
03:32, 2019-06-11

Nearly 1,400 People Hit the Lottery With Same Winning Numbers: 2222 South Carolina Educational Lottery officials are paying out a record prize of $3.4 million in last Saturday’s Pick 4 game....
18:24, 2019-10-05

A bartender won $50,000 after a customer left her a lottery ticket as a tip Maksym Fesenko/Shutterstock Taylor Russey of O'Fallon, Missouri, won $50,000 in a Powerball lottery drawing on October 19. A regular customer left he...
18:08, 2019-10-31

How Tiger Woods Won the Back Surgery Lottery Surgeons cured Tiger Woods’s back on the fourth try — with plenty of help from Woods himself. But fusion surgery provides no guarantees of success....
22:40, 2019-05-15

New Orleans Pelicans win No 1 overall pick in NBA draft lottery Pelicans buck odds to win No 1 overall pick in June’s NBA draftGrizzlies, Knicks and Lakers to pick second, third and fourthNew Orleans have bucked t...
03:44, 2019-05-15

National Lottery age limit could rise from 16, ministers say The age limit for playing National Lottery games could be increased to 18, the Government has said....
15:36, 2019-07-16

Woman finds out about $5 million lottery win from Facebook A Michigan woman said she found out about her $5 million lottery jackpot in an unusual way -- by scrolling Facebook....
20:00, 2019-12-05

New Orleans Pelicans win No. 1 pick in NBA draft lottery CHICAGO (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans win No. 1 pick in NBA draft lottery....
03:08, 2019-05-15

Over 2000 people win single lottery after picking 0-0-0-0 A group of lottery players in North Carolina couldn’t be happier to be a bunch of total zeros. More than 2,000 players won the Pick 4 lottery i...
09:24, 2019-06-24

94-year-old vet nearly threw out ticket for $6.5M lottery jackpot This 94-year-old Air Force veteran nearly blew a chance to become a multimillionaire – but took home the big bucks after double-checking tickets his ...
20:08, 2019-08-08

Numbers from a dream earn Maryland man $15,600 lottery jackpot A Maryland man said a series of numbers that came to him in a dream proved lucky when they earned him a lottery prize of more than $15,000....
20:32, 2019-08-08

Man learns of lottery jackpot from a stranger in line at the store A Michigan man said he was tipped off to the fact that he had won a $1 million lottery jackpot by an offhand comment from a stranger....
22:12, 2019-06-12

Mac 'n' cheese craving leads woman to $250,000 lottery jackpot A North Carolina woman who needed to make a stop for macaroni and cheese ingredients ended up winning a $250,000 lottery jackpot....
19:20, 2019-08-14

Lottery win delays summer job talk for college student TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A father-son talk about a summer job is on the backburner after a New Jersey college student won a $1 million lottery prize. Kri...
13:28, 2019-06-05

Unplanned stop for gas leads to $1.2 million lottery jackpot A Missouri man said an unplanned detour to gas up his wife's car is responsible for winning him a $1.2 million jackpot from the state lottery....
21:08, 2019-10-07

Man credits good deed with leading him to $349,027 lottery jackpot A North Carolina man credited a good deed with leading him down the path to winning a $349,027 lottery jackpot....
20:32, 2019-08-09

Thai court sentences ex-PM to prison over lottery program BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai court has sentenced former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra to two years in prison over his handling of a state lottery progra...
15:32, 2019-06-06

Look: Family's itchy hands lead to $50,000 lottery jackpot A Maryland woman said her superstitions paid off when three of her daughters had itchy hands on the same day, leading her to buy one of them a scratc...
21:28, 2019-10-04

Parental pressure pays off for Missouri Lottery player A woman visiting her family in Missouri said it was her mother who convinced her to buy the lottery ticket that earned her a prize of $25,000 a year ...
20:32, 2019-11-15

Broken watch leads women to nearly $50,500 lottery jackpot A Western Australian woman said she has something unusual to thank for her nearly $50,500 lottery win -- a broken watch....
20:36, 2019-10-08

Bradford Bulls under scrutiny over unregistered lottery scheme • Club operated The Big One lottery without a legal licence• Bulls failed to submit paperwork for new licenceBradford are under scrutiny after it eme...
12:20, 2019-11-15

Look: North Carolina man's lucky lottery numbers pay off after 13 years A North Carolina man who has been playing the same lottery numbers for 13 years finally had his persistence pay off with a $323,783 jackpot....
20:56, 2019-10-28

Man's winning lottery numbers chosen with his eyes closed A North Carolina man who won a $160,565 lottery jackpot said he chose his numbers by closing his eyes and letting luck decide....
22:08, 2019-08-07

How Kiki VanDeWeghe handles NBA lottery’s biggest secret Ex-Knick Kiki VanDeWeghe is the NBA’s executive VP who is in his sixth season moderating the behind-the-scenes actual ping-pong-ball lottery drawing ...
03:36, 2019-05-12

Look: Man makes two trips to lottery office for identical $100,000 tickets A Virginia man had to visit a lottery office twice to collect $100,000 prizes when he realized he had accidentally bought two identical tickets....
21:24, 2019-09-05

South Carolina couple win lottery prizes at the same time A South Carolina couple who decided to buy lottery tickets found they were both lucky -- he won $200 and she scored a $150,000 jackpot....
20:48, 2019-07-25

Fraudsters hijack eBay parcels in a postcode lottery Refunds to buyers rely on Royal Mail tracking using postcodes rather than signatures, and it’s helping thievesAnastasios Siampos was suspicious after...
08:09, 2019-09-22

Knicks guide if NBA draft lottery turns into nightmare CHICAGO — The reality is the Knicks are more likely to zero in on Virginia’s D’Andre Hunter and Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura than Zion Williamson, Ja Mora...
05:52, 2019-05-14

North Carolina man credits $1 million lottery win to lucky dog A North Carolina man said he has a lucky dog to thank for the series of events that led to his winning a $1 million lottery jackpot....
22:52, 2019-07-23

Man who won $30M lottery while in middle of divorce ordered to share winnings PONTIAC, Mich. — A suburban Detroit man who was in the middle of a divorce when he won more than $30 million must share the lottery windfall with his...
09:08, 2019-06-21

Michigan man ordered to share lottery winners from during divorce A Michigan man who won a $30 million lottery jackpot while in the midst of divorce proceedings must split the money with his ex, an appeals court rul...
20:56, 2019-06-21

The Secret Life of a Woman Who Ran an Underground Lottery in Detroit Growing up in Detroit, Bridgette Davis knew to keep her mom's work a secret, but in her new book, “The World According to Fannie Davis,” she document...
20:04, 2019-11-09

Patrick Ewing won’t reveal how he’ll fix NBA Draft Lottery for Knicks On the remote chance The Post’s appeals to the gods go unheeded, Patrick Ewing and the Knicks have their own covert operations in place. Before...
20:00, 2019-05-14

Newly legalized ‘Jackpocket’ app buys lottery tickets for you The state Gaming Commission has approved new rules allowing “courier services” to buy your Take 5 and Mega Millions tickets for you, in case that tri...
01:12, 2019-05-19

Look: Buying 25 identical lottery tickets pays off for $125,000 winner A man who bought 25 identical tickets for the same Virginia Lottery Pick 4 drawing had his gamble pay off when he won a total $125,000....
20:36, 2019-09-13

The biggest lottery winners and losers around the world in the last decade Youtube/Pennsylvania Lottery/Antena 3 Noticias The last decade boasted some of the biggest lottery wins of all time. In 2016, a whopping $1.586 billi...
11:12, 2019-12-07

A Canadian who won a $5 million lottery jackpot says he's keeping his job as a janitor British Columbia Lottery Corporation Vito Halasan, 58, won $7 million CAD ($5 million USD) in a British Columbia Lottery drawing on April 27 and pic...
21:48, 2019-05-30

Trip to visit mom earns Michigan man $500,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man said a trip to visit his mother paid off unexpectedly when he stopped for gas and ended up winning a $500,000 lottery jackpot....
19:28, 2019-09-18

Lottery beginner finds luck after near disastrous mistake A first time lottery player in New Jersey said a mistake when checking her tickets nearly landed her $387,391 jackpot winner in the trash....
21:44, 2019-04-18

Phone-screening grandma nearly missed lottery jackpot An Australian grandmother said she almost missed out on winning a $139,000 lottery jackpot -- because she doesn't answer calls from strange numbers....
20:32, 2019-05-31

Look: Family's ice cream outing leads to $20,000 lottery jackpot A Kansas family's ice cream outing turned extra sweet when they ended up winning a $20,000 lottery prize along the way....
21:16, 2019-09-17

Maryland man attributes lottery luck to Taylor Swift A Maryland Lottery player who won his second large jackpot said his luck is tied to an unusual source: pop singer Taylor Swift....
20:32, 2019-12-10

S.C. lottery's 2-2-2-2 drawing leads to record Pick 4 payout The South Carolina Education Lottery said a new record for the Pick 4 drawing was set when a popular number combination came up: 2-2-2-2....
19:56, 2019-09-30

2019 NBA Draft lottery: The night tanking died The Knicks, Cavaliers and Suns lost one more time. And the NBA won big-time. Tanks. For. Nothing! The league, in an effort to crack down on teams los...
08:08, 2019-05-15

Children's mental health services 'postcode lottery' Spending on children's mental health services is up 17% but some areas have missed out on extra funds....
21:00, 2019-04-11

What Anthony Davis’ Pelicans future may look like after NBA lottery stunner Anthony Davis has been looking for his New Orleans exit, but could that change now that it appears likely the Pelicans will draft Duke star Zion Will...
04:08, 2019-05-15

Excited lottery winner left ticket behind at store A Maryland woman who scored a $12,327 jackpot in the state lottery's Racetrax game was so excited she left her winning ticket behind at the store....
21:20, 2019-11-06

The first thing 14 lottery winners have bought after finding out they were rich Thomson Reuters It's hard to imagine what you'd buy first if you won the lottery. Winning a giant sum of money can open up a world of possibilities, ...
10:28, 2019-10-24

NBA draft lottery 2019: Time, how to watch and how it works We’ll finally know who wins the Zion Williamson sweepstakes at the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery. In total, 14 teams have a shot at winning the first ...
16:16, 2019-05-14

Man played the same lottery numbers for 30 years and finally hit the $60million jackpot A dad-of-three who played the same lottery numbers for 30 years has scooped a £49million ($60million) jackpot....
18:40, 2019-08-29

Winning lottery ticket spent week in oblivious winner's car An Australian man who forgot a lottery ticket in his car right after buying it discovered more than a week later that it was a $142,460 winner....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Connecticut couple finds $100,000 winning lottery ticket stashed in their car A couple in Connecticut found a $100,000 winning lottery ticket tucked away in the sun visor of their car....
05:28, 2019-09-12

Tortured Alvin Gentry had his NBA draft lottery moment: ‘F–k yeah’ Alvin Gentry was asked a question during a Pelicans upset over the Jazz in March, but requested a clarification. “Excuse me? I had a couple of ...
16:48, 2019-05-15

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store SAN DIEGO (AP) — A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports...
06:40, 2019-06-09

Watch: Couple credits hungry cat for $1.2 million lottery jackpot A British couple said they have their hungry cat to thank for their winning a $1.2 million jackpot from a scratch-off lottery ticket....
23:12, 2019-08-13

Brooklyn ‘ISIS sniper’ came to US from Kazakhstan through diversity lottery: official The Kazakhstan-born Brooklyn man who the feds say betrayed America — by becoming a top ISIS sniper in Syria — had come to the US throug...
21:36, 2019-07-20

Lakers, LeBron James’ misery on hold after massive NBA Lottery win LeBron James is pleased. Minutes after the Los Angeles Lakers won the No. 4 pick at the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery in Chicago, the superstar tweeted one ...
07:16, 2019-05-15

Lottery cuts expectations for sports betting revenue in half PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island lottery now says sports betting is expected to bring in about $15 million in the next fiscal year, instead o...
22:36, 2019-05-07

Missouri couple's glove compartment hid nearly-expired lottery jackpot A Missouri couple found a lottery ticket in their glove compartment and discovered it was a $50,000 winner just one day before it would have expired....
20:08, 2019-04-17

Louisiana woman learns of her lottery win from sister-in-law's Facebook post A Louisiana woman said she didn't know she won a $1 million Powerball jackpot until she was tagged in a Facebook post by her sister-in-law....
21:24, 2019-06-27

Australian man's failed quest for chlorine leads to $136,411 lottery jackpot An Australian man who won $136,411 from a scratch-off lottery ticket said he never would have bought the ticket if a mission to buy chlorine for his ...
21:28, 2019-10-24

Driving Home the Jackpot: Couple Finds $100,000 Lottery Ticket in Their Car Last month, Frank Laquitara and Debbie Long-Combs were headed to Old Dominion when they realized they had the six-figure ticket in their vehicle. ...
22:56, 2019-09-11

Sharing the Wealth: Best Friends of 50 Years Split $2 Million Lottery Win The friends said they plan on traveling with the money and living “comfortable but not flashy” lives. ...
17:44, 2019-08-23

Broken foot leads Maryland man to $1 million lottery jackpot A Maryland man said he has a broken foot to thank for the string of luck that led to his winning a $1 million jackpot from a scratch-off lottery tick...
20:32, 2019-11-26

Twice Lucky! Lottery Winner Finds Buried Treasure in India Some people are so lucky. In India, one fortunate man has made an amazing discovery. He recently won a large sum in a local lottery and decided to bu...
19:08, 2019-12-07

A North Carolina man won $200,000 on a scratch-off lottery ticket on the last day of his cancer treatment Flickr/Andrew Malone Ronnie Foster, a retired Department of Transportation worker in North Carolina, won $200,000 on a scratch-off lottery ticket on ...
16:52, 2019-10-28

$50,000 winning lottery ticket takes nearly 6,000-mile round trip A Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket worth $50,000 took a nearly 6,000-mile round trip when a man bought the ticket as a gift for his mother and mai...
23:40, 2019-10-15

Knicks fans ready for the thrill — or castastrophe — of NBA Draft Lottery CHICAGO — The drinks will start flowing at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Slattery’s Midtown Pub in Manhattan. Odds are, the tears will start flowing 65 min...
03:12, 2019-05-14

Andrew Yang’s $1,000-a-month ‘Freedom Dividend’ lottery is now open The Yang Gang lottery is now open. Donors and non-donors alike who want a chance to win $1,000 a month for a year can now enter their name, email and...
08:52, 2019-09-13

50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved A 50-year-old maths problem has finally been solved, and it shows that even an infinitely large lottery ticket could not contain every winning soluti...
08:37, 2019-09-14

Idaho Lottery attempting scratch-off ticket Guinness record The Idaho Lottery announced it is attempting a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people scratching scratch tickets at the same time in ...
17:40, 2019-07-19

Even After Winning $5 Million Lottery Jackpot, Teacher Still Plans on Working Brenda Simpson will choose between a lump sum or yearly payout of $250,000 for the next 20 years....
20:20, 2019-09-09

Maryland woman put off buying winning lottery ticket for four days A Maryland woman said she didn't like the serial number of a scratch-off lottery ticket, so she put off buying it for four days -- and it turned out ...
22:28, 2019-10-23

Mississippi residents line up to purchase state’s first lottery tickets Mississippi’s first-ever lottery tickets went on sale this week, ending its decades-long run as one of only six US states without a sweepstakes...
18:44, 2019-11-26

South Carolina woman's birthday lottery win predicted by friend A North Carolina woman was given extra reason to celebrate her 64th birthday when she won a $1 million lottery prize -- and it was predicated by a fr...
22:28, 2019-09-12

Repeat winner scores third major jackpot from Maryland Lottery A Maryland Lottery player who holds the record for the third-largest Racetrax jackpot in the history of the game nearly equaled his earlier feat with...
22:20, 2019-10-22

NBA draft lottery: Patrick Ewing joins these team representatives The Knicks hope that having the biggest star at the NBA draft lottery will bring long-awaited luck to the downtrodden franchise. Patrick Ewing, the p...
17:08, 2019-05-14

Look: Woman waiting for a ride ends up winning $30,000 lottery jackpot A Maryland newlywed who had to wait for a ride from her new husband ended up receiving an unexpected wedding gift: a $30,000 lottery jackpot....
21:36, 2019-09-19

'Lottery of permutations': Matildas can still finish top or bottom of World Cup pool Depending on results, Australia’s Matildas can still finish first, second, third or fourth in their pool with one match remainingMontpellier or Nice,...
10:20, 2019-06-17

$6.5M lottery ticket nearly trashed when granddaughter checks wrong numbers An Oregon Lottery player said he almost missed out on a $6.5 million lottery jackpot when his granddaughter checked the numbers for the wrong drawing...
21:20, 2019-08-05

Lottery-winning couple jailed for alleged burglary spree in Michigan A Michigan couple who won the lottery in 2016 is now accused of pulling off a string of burglaries in their community....
21:56, 2019-09-05

2019 NBA draft lottery odds: Knicks’ chances at landing No. 1 pick The tanking is (hopefully) over. Now, will it pay off? The New York Knicks take a 14-percent chance into Tuesday night’s lottery, as they hope ...
15:40, 2019-05-14

Britons in Europe face citizens' rights 'lottery' in event of no deal Requirements and costs of staying put abroad after Brexit vary across EU member statesTens of thousands of Britons seeking to secure residency rights...
19:32, 2019-10-14

Canadian woman's long wait for pizza leads to lottery jackpot A Canadian woman said a long wait for pizza inspired her to buy the lottery ticket that earned her a $1.5 million lottery jackpot....
22:28, 2019-07-03

Lottery winner kills sons, self after wife confronts him about hiring prostitutes A British lottery winner killed himself after murdering his two sons and stabbing his wife in the back — after being confronted about blowing h...
17:28, 2019-11-26

Bulls found saddest silver lining after losing NBA draft lottery Well, it could always be worse. That was Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson’s takeaway from his team winding up with the seven...
19:16, 2019-05-15

Washington state woman's lottery jackpot comes on 30th wedding anniversary A Washington state woman has some extra reasons to celebrate after winning a $190,000 lottery jackpot on her 30th wedding anniversary....
01:52, 2019-09-07

Florida Mother and Son Arrested on Drug Charges Hours After Winning Lottery A mother and son won $20,000 on a scratch-off lottery ticket. Hours later, they were in the slammer....
19:48, 2019-07-27

Knicks fall to No. 3 pick at NBA Draft Lottery, miss out on Zion Williamson The New York Knicks are coming home from the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery in Chicago with the No. 3 overall pick. In missing out on the top pick, the Knick...
03:08, 2019-05-15

NBA Draft Lottery order: Full list of where teams will pick in 2019 We have a winner! After months of teams eyeing up the chance to take Zion Williamson with the top pick in the 2019 NBA draft, it’s the New Orle...
03:08, 2019-05-15

Pick 4 lottery drawing 0-0-0-0 results in record payout in North Carolina The North Carolina Education Lottery said a record $7.8 million was paid out in the Pick 4 drawing when an unusual set of numbers came up: 0-0-0-0....
19:56, 2019-06-24

Knicks fans: Zion Williamson lottery nightmare won’t sting forever WASHINGTON — In a few days, the disappointment will fade — honestly, it will — and reason will take over. In a few days — OK, maybe it’ll take a week...
04:08, 2019-05-15

Jesse Watters: CNN Democratic debate lottery a 'gimmick,' Lemon should not moderate CNN's decision to televise a "lottery" to determine lineups for its 2020 Democratic presidential debates later this month is a ratings ploy, accordin...
01:48, 2019-07-10

2019 NBA Draft Lottery reactions: Knicks fans can’t fathom the shock The Knicks survived the chaos until they didn’t. None of the three teams that came to town with the highest chance to win the NBA Draft Lottery...
03:24, 2019-05-15

Builder, 54, convicted of cashing in on fake Lottery ticket to claim £2.5m jackpot Builder Edward Putman, 54, of Hertfordshire, has been convicted at St Albans Crown Court of cashing in a fake Lottery ticket to claim a £2.5 million ...
15:40, 2019-10-04

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: What are the Knicks' chances at landing Zion Williamson and other top storylines A look at five things to watch Tuesday night, and the chances for each team to win the lottery...
19:00, 2019-05-14

Fake 2019 NBA draft lottery results send Knicks fans into panic It is the nightmare Knicks scenario. It was also only a false alarm. Twitter user @NewLookKnicks caused chaos after catching ESPN rehearse the great ...
01:44, 2019-05-15

The Knicks’ unforgiving draft lottery history: From Kenny Walker to Kevin Knox It was the worst time to equal the worst mark in franchise history. Following a 13-year stretch in which the team with the NBA’s worst record held a ...
15:28, 2019-05-13

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Pelicans get top pick in lottery and win chance to take Zion Williamson at No. 1 Here's how the NBA Draft could go after New Orleans nabs the No. 1 pick in the lottery drawing...
05:44, 2019-05-15

Alec Baldwin's lawyer says parking spot foe suing for slander is looking for 'lottery ticket' The New York man who claimed actor Alec Baldwin punched him during a parking-spot squabble was looking for a “multi-million dollar lottery ticket” wh...
17:24, 2019-05-15

NBA Draft Lottery: How Duke's Zion Williamson would impact each team with a shot of drafting him From the Lakers to the Wizards, here's how each lottery team would benefit from landing Zion...
19:12, 2019-05-14

Lottery-winning dream leads South Carolina man to real-life jackpot A South Carolina man said a dream of winning the lottery led to his winning a real-life $250,000 jackpot from a scratch-off ticket....
21:44, 2019-11-25

Winning lottery ticket spent a month on oblivious winner's coffee table A Maryland man said he was cleaning the clutter off his coffee table when he discovered a forgotten Powerball ticket that earned him a $50,000 payday...
20:04, 2019-07-12

Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony The day after the tragicomic New York Knicks were denied the opportunity to draft Zion Williamson, a nation alternately laughing at more Knicks miser...
00:32, 2019-05-16

NBA Draft Lottery: Rabbis and witches praying Knicks land Zion Williamson On Tuesday night, the Knicks will learn their place in the NBA draft lottery. With a No. 1 pick, they’d get Duke superstar Zion Williamson, as well a...
01:04, 2019-05-14

2019 NBA Mock Draft: Pelicans win top pick in lottery and get chance to take Zion Williamson at No. 1 Here's how the NBA Draft could go after New Orleans nabs the No. 1 pick in the lottery drawing...
19:32, 2019-05-15

Fishermen snag great white shark near Alcatraz Island: 'It was like winning the lottery' “I just gave it all I had, just tried to bring her to the surface,” Captain Joey Gamez told Fox News....
21:36, 2019-07-15

Long wait for pizza leads Virginia couple to $1 million lottery jackpot A Virginia couple said a long wait for pizza led them to buy the scratch-off lottery ticket that won them a $1 million jackpot....
21:08, 2019-07-17

Inside Knicks’ edgy lottery party: Zion Williamson grief and hope They chanted and screamed for an hour, hoping their vocal chords could somehow translate into NBA draft lottery luck. They chanted, “We Want Zion” an...
07:16, 2019-05-15

National Lottery marks 25th anniversary with celebration of London grassroots sport investments The National Lottery's remarkable contribution to grassroots sport in London is being celebrated as the initiative marks its 25th anniversary....
03:36, 2019-11-08

£167m EuroMillions jackpot could make ticket holder UK's biggest ever lottery winner A £167 million EuroMillions jackpot could break the record for the UK's biggest ever lottery winner if a Brit holds the winning ticket....
06:28, 2019-09-27

New Orleans Pelicans set to win race for Zion Williamson after securing No1 pick at the 2019 NBA draft lottery The New Orleans Pelicans are in pole position to draft college superstar Zion Williamson after defying their low odds to win the NBA draft lottery fo...
10:24, 2019-05-15

Watch: Idaho scratch-off lottery ticket event breaks Guinness World Record The Idaho Lottery announced it broke a Guinness World Record by gathering a total 479 people to uncover scratch-off tickets at the same time....
18:00, 2019-08-15

Edward Putman guilty: Builder, 54, jailed for cashing in on fake Lottery ticket to claim £2.5m jackpot A former bricklayer and convicted rapist has been jailed for nine years after cashing in a fake Lottery ticket to claim a £2.5 million jackpot....
17:36, 2019-10-04

Edward Putman guilty: Builder, 54, convicted of cashing in on fake Lottery ticket to claim £2.5m jackpot A former bricklayer has been convicted of cashing in a fake Lottery ticket to claim a £2.5 million jackpot....
16:16, 2019-10-04

Nearly everyone in a small, debt-ridden farming village became ultra-wealthy overnight, thanks to the world's biggest lottery Bruce M. Esbin/Lonely Planet Images/Getty Images Plus In 2011, the entire population (except for one man) in Sodeto, a small, debt-ridden farming vil...
17:00, 2019-10-24

NBA Draft Lottery: As Pelicans win top overall pick, likely Zion Williamson, path to keeping Anthony Davis suddenly opens up A look at all the different options the Pelicans have between Zion Williamson and Anthony Davis...
04:08, 2019-05-15

EuroMillions lottery latest: Ticket holder comes forward to scoop country's biggest ever jackpot of £170m A British lottery ticket holder has finally come forward to scoop the UK's biggest ever EuroMillions jackpot...
16:04, 2019-10-10

NBA Draft Lottery: An inside look at Alvin Gentry's priceless reaction to Pelicans landing No. 1 pick, likely Zion Williamson Although confident his Pelicans would get the No. 1 pick, Gentry couldn't contain his joy after it actually happened...
05:44, 2019-05-15

What Steph Curry's broken hand means for Warriors: D'Angelo Russell trade value; lottery pick on the horizon When you take the long view, this probably isn't the worst thing in the world for Golden State...
15:00, 2019-10-31

NBA Draft Lottery Winners and Losers: Pelicans, Lakers, throwing a party; Knicks, Zion Williamson leave room bitter The New York Knicks had a whole plan for getting Zion and trading for AD and it all went up in flames...
08:44, 2019-05-15

What’s the Point of the Turner Prize, Anyway? The prize’s winner-takes-all model, borrowed from book and film awards, sits uneasily with contemporary art....
12:20, 2019-12-04

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee, each gets $50,000 cash prize Eight young super spellers all tied, and all were crowned co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what competition officials said was a...
07:12, 2019-05-31

Turner Prize: Who will win in 2019? Investigative art, works that blur fact and fiction and pieces exploring oppression go head-to-head....
14:48, 2019-12-03

In first, Turner Prize for art goes to all 4 finalists The prestigious Turner Prize for art has been awarded to all four finalists after they wrote to the jury and asked to be treated as a collective....
23:12, 2019-12-03

Which Is Less Impossible: Scoring In An NBA Game, Getting A Hit In An MLB Game, Or Getting A First Down In An NFL Game? As often happens when you work with highly opinionated idiots, the Deadspin staff got into a lengthy argument yesterday over, what else, a Twitter qu...
16:48, 2019-08-30

Ranking the best fits for Zion Williamson: How Zion would impact each team in the NBA Draft Lottery From the Lakers to the Wizards, here's how each lottery team would benefit from landing Zion...
18:16, 2019-05-08

World Cup inspires woman's losing lottery ticket world record attempt A North Carolina woman said her quest to set a Guinness World Record for collecting losing lottery tickets was inspired by the United States Women's ...
17:28, 2019-07-09