$1.5 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Claimed In South CarolinaSome thought the winner was so overwhelmed at seeing the winning numbers pop up that he or she died on the spot. Others speculated that the winning ticket had been purchased by an office pool and was now the subject of litigation.
Massachusetts Hospital Worker Claims Record Lottery Jackpot, Quits JobA 53-year-old Massachusetts hospital worker stepped forward Thursday to claim the biggest undivided lottery jackpot in U.S. history and then quit her job.
Winner Comes Forward For $758.7M Powerball PrizeThe head of the Massachusetts lottery says the winner of the $758.7 million Powerball jackpot has come forward to claim the prize.
Where's The Winner? Lottery's Powerball Error Adds IntrigueA mistake by the Massachusetts State Lottery has injected a little extra drama into the massive $758.7 million Powerball drawing.
1 Winning Ticket Sold For $758.7M Powerball Jackpot Lottery players across the U.S. scooped up $2 Powerball tickets in hopes of beating the odds and winning a massive $758.7 million jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing.
'I Knew Them All': Confident Ananya Vinay Wins Spelling BeeAfter three years of ties, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has a single champion.
Lottery Ticket Worth $450,000 Sold In West SuburbsThe winner, who has not yet come forward, bought the ticket at Convenient Food Mart, 8290 S. Janes Ave. in Woodridge, and matched all five numbers — 01-06-07-15-27, according to a statement from the Illinois Lottery.
Scheming Tyson Outlasts Competition To Win ‘Survivor’Tyson Apostol, who made and broke alliances without ever looking back, won “Survivor: Blood Vs. Water” and the cool $1 million prize.
A Dozen Illinoisans Come Within One Number Of $600M Powerball Jackpot One number in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing was the difference for a dozen Illinois players between being $10,000 richer and living the life of a multi-millionaire.
Highland Man Wins $1 Million Powerball PrizeA Highland man plans to help his mother, start a college fund for his daughter and take his girlfriend to Red Lobster after winning $1 million in last night's historic $587.5 million Powerball drawing.
Daytona 500 Champ Likes Chicago, But He's A Packers FanDaytona 500 champion Matt Kenseth is in town Thursday meeting fans and talking to reporters, and he’s looking forward to attending a Bears-Packers football game next season.
2 Investigators: Sweepstakes Winner WoesSuppose you won $1 million in a lottery or sweepstakes. You'd be set for life, right? Not necessarily, as 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.
Republican Mark Kirk Defeats Giannoulias In Senate RaceRepublican Mark Kirk has won the race for the U.S. Senate seat, according to the Associated Press.