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Kansas store owner tracks down $1 million lottery winner who left behind ticket

August 8, 2022, 8:00 pm ET

Son of store owner says he has no regrets about returning the ticket

By Kate Northrop

A Kansas convenience store owner made a million-dollar decision to hunt down the longtime customer that had accidentally left behind a winning lottery ticket.

A Kansas Lottery retailer held itself to the highest degree of integrity when the store's associates tracked down the loyal customer who had forgotten a $1 million winning lottery ticket on the counter.

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VIDEO: Lottery Post visits the New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning

August 5, 2022, 5:55 pm ET

We hear about some of the Lottery's newest games!

By Kate Northrop

From an oversized cornhole toss to floating alien spaceships to limitless food and drink, the New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning was the place to be on the weekend starting Fri., July 29.

This past weekend, Lottery Post visited the New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning to not only see what the hot air hype was about, but to find out what's brewing at the Lottery now that the $1.3 billion Mega Millions craze has finally settled.

Powerball

One lottery ticket in Pennsylvania wins $206.9 million Powerball jackpot

August 4, 2022, 1:06 pm ET

Updated with retailer that sold the winning ticket

By Kate Northrop

A single ticket sold in Pennsylvania matched all six numbers in the Powerball lottery drawing Wednesday night, lottery officials announced today.

Someone in Pennsylvania is holding a ticket worth $206.9 million. The winner will have the option to take the cash payment of $122.4 million instead of the annuity.

The winning ticket was sold at Sheetz located at 205 North Center Avenue in New Stanton. The retailer will collect a $100,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

Powerball

Nebraska woman who cut back on playing the lottery wins $1 million Powerball prize

August 3, 2022, 7:26 pm ET

A once-daily Powerball player is now reaping the rewards from reducing her habitual play, having won a $1 million second-prize after having cut back on her playing.

Kentucky Lottery

Kentucky Lottery Instant Play jackpot winner celebrates by handing out money

August 1, 2022, 4:49 pm ET

A Kentucky woman made it her goal to spread the love from winning an Instant Play jackpot by handing out some of her winnings to strangers.

Mega Millions

One Illinois lottery ticket wins $1.337 billion Mega Millions jackpot

July 30, 2022, 8:48 am ET

After a run of 29 drawings without a jackpot winner, the 30th drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions game produced a single $1.337 billion winner last night when one lottery ticket sold in Illinois matched all five numbers plus the Mega Ball.

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VIDEO: Lottery winners who are changing the world

July 29, 2022, 4:26 pm ET

Meet a group of people who just might hold the crown for the most generous lottery winners ever.

Mega Millions

$1.28 BILLION: Lottery officials raise tonight's Mega Millions jackpot estimate again

July 29, 2022, 12:56 pm ET

Across the United States, lottery tickets are being sold at a frantic pace that the state lotteries are struggling to keep up.

Mega Millions

$1.1 BILLION: Rush of Mega Millions lottery sales prompts officials to raise jackpot estimate

July 28, 2022, 12:40 pm ET

A rush of lottery ticket sales for the $1.025 billion Mega Millions jackpot has prompted lottery officials to revise their estimate for the Friday night drawing just one day after it was announced to $1.1 billion — an increase of $75 million.

Mega Millions

MEGA BILLION LOTTERY DRAWING FRIDAY

July 27, 2022, 1:59 am ET

The most commonly-heard phrase this week just might be, "Did you get Mega Millions tickets?"

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