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Mega Millions lottery winner recounts epic win
Includes video report No, Carolyn, it's not a heart attack. It's a fortune. The man who bought one of two winning tickets in the $380 million Mega Millions lottery frightened his wife when he woke her Tuesday night to share the life-changing news. I was pale, shaking. She thought I was having a heart attack, retiree Jim McCullar recalled. When his wife, Carolyn, asked if he was OK, he replied: I'm perfect. On Thursday, the couple and their adult children stepped forward to publi ...
Jan 6, 2011, 7:42 pm - Lottery News forum

Lottery error prompts payout on two sets of winning numbers
By Todd Northrop An incorrect number reported by the Virginia Lottery for Wednesday night's Win For Life drawing has prompted the participating states of Georgia, Kentucky, and Virginia to payout on two sets of winning numbers. Win For Life is a multi-state lottery game played in Georgia, Kentucky, and Virginia. Players choose six numbers from 1 to 42, and can win one of eight different prizes, ranging from $2 to the Grand prize of $1,000 a week for life. The third number drawn for the ...
Jan 6, 2011, 1:30 pm - Lottery News forum

Mega Millions Wash. lottery winner to be revealed
Idaho winner still a mystery One of the two winners of the $380 million Mega Millions jackpot will come forward today. The unidentified Washington state lottery winner bought the ticket at a Safeway store in the small town of Ephrata. The same player also bought another ticket that won $150. Scott Kinney, Washington state Lottery spokesman, said the winner hand-picked the magic numbers at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The numbers drawn in the second-largest jackpot in U.S. history were: 4, 8, ...
Jan 6, 2011, 9:02 am - Lottery News forum

The Jackpot has Landed
2 tickets from Idaho and Washington split $380 million Mega Millions jackpot By Todd Northrop Update: Final draw-time jackpot increased, cash value was largest ever Update 2: California prizes added After a lottery ticket buying frenzy swept across America this week, the massive, seemingly unstoppable Mega Millions jackpot has finally been taken down. Tuesday's $380 million jackpot was the second-largest jackpot ever in the United States, second only to the $390 million Mega Milli ...
Jan 5, 2011, 3:50 am - Lottery News forum

$355 MILLION: Mega Millions lottery jackpot second-biggest of all time
By Todd Northrop What a week for Mega Millions multi-state lottery players! The lotteries have raised the official Mega Millions jackpot estimate for the second time in as many days to a knee-weakening $355 million for tonight's drawing. That's a $25 million increase just from yesterday. Likewise, the lump-sum cash option of tonight's jackpot is now $224.2 million an increase of $15.9 million from yesterday's estimate. And there's no telling how high the jackpot will become by the ...
Jan 4, 2011, 12:42 pm - Lottery News forum

$330 MILLION: Mega Millions lottery jackpot nears record high
By Todd Northrop Mega Millions lottery players across the United States are pulling out the stops for the Tuesday evening drawing, which now stands as the largest Mega Millions grand prize since August, 2009. The estimated jackpot of the January 4, 2011 Mega Millions drawing was raised Monday from $290 million to $330 million because of heavier than expected sales in all Mega Millions states. Likewise, the lump-sum cash value of the massive grand prize was raised to $208.3 million, and ...
Jan 3, 2011, 12:11 pm - Lottery News forum

$290 MILLION: Mega Millions lottery rocket-ride
Biggest jackpot in 16 months By Todd Northrop The Mega Millions rocket ride continues after Friday night's New Year's Eve mega-draw did not produce a jackpot winner. The new jackpot for the Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011 Mega Millions drawing is a staggering $290 million, with a faint-inducing lump-sum cash value of $182.6 million. The mammoth grand prize is the result of 15 draws without a winner. The run-up started as a $12 million prize on Nov. 12, 2010. The winning numbers for Friday, ...
Jan 1, 2011, 12:54 am - Lottery News forum

$242 MILLION: Mega Millions lottery jackpot continues to climb
Interest peaking in Friday's mega-draw By Todd Northrop What started yesterday as a $237 million jackpot estimate has become a $242 million estimate a day later. Lottery officials have raised the official annuity jackpot estimate for tomorrow night's Mega Millions drawing to $242 million. The cash option likewise has been raised another $3.2 million to a whopping $154 million. Lottery players interested in learning how taxes will affect the annuity and cash payouts can visit USA M ...
Dec 30, 2010, 2:37 pm - Lottery News forum

Lottery winner offers advice for Mega Millions
Lottery Post featured on ABC's Good Morning America By Todd Northrop Looking to start out the new year with a nice lottery nest egg? One very lucky man says he has developed some winning techniques along the way. Richard Lustig is a seven-time money winner. He appeared on ABC's Good Morning America and shared a few of his tactics. Also mentioned in the segment is Lottery Post although not by name along with comments posted by Lottery Post member FLATRANSPLANT. Friday's $237 mil ...
Dec 30, 2010, 9:55 am - Lottery News forum

$237 MILLION: Mega Millions lottery jackpot raised again
New Year's Eve drawing will be huge By Todd Northrop Will an incredibly lucky lottery player end 2010 with a life-changing windfall, or will the first jackpot of 2011 be more than a quarter billion dollars? We'll find out Friday night, when the $237 million Mega Millions drawing takes place. Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is the accumulation of 14 consecutive drawings without a top prize winner. The current jackpot run-up started on Nov. 12 as a $12 million grand prize. The lump- ...
Dec 29, 2010, 8:20 am - Lottery News forum