Fortune Cookie Numbers Prove Very Lucky

August 30th, 2014

There is no scientific basis for what people call luck, and what they deem unlucky.  There have been lottery winners who have won significant amounts on a Friday the thirteenth. 

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$3.3M Lottery Winner Still Farms Chickens

August 30th, 2014

Life has never been easy for Jeff LaBar who had spent many years on the wrong side of the tracks, and even spent a few years in jail. 

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Thai Couple Bag 26 Million Baht Prize

August 20th, 2014

A Thai couple from Phuket won a 26 million baht prize from the lottery after accepting a ticket whose number closely matched that of their car registration. 

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This Week’s Top Stories

August 20th, 2014

Lottery Stories Of The Week

Interesting stories this  week include:  a syndicate of seven  friends win a £1 million jackpot, a New Zealand man who won millions was made aware how much value a few extra zeroes can add, and a retired taxi driver who wants to find a wife now that he has won millions.

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Crazy Draw Pays 3 Matches More Than 4

August 17th, 2014

How would you feel if your ticket matched four numbers drawn in a lottery draw, yet you get to pocket a prize that is just 60% of that given to those with only three number matches? 

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Retired Taxi Driver Scoops $11.5 Million Jackpot

August 17th, 2014

taxiA retired taxi driver won an $11.5 million jackpot from the New York Lottery.  Leroy Beckford posted his huge win via a quick pick ticket he bought from 7 & 7 Deli and Grocery on East 241st St. 

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$259 Million Winner Gives To Second Harvest

August 17th, 2014

Winning a big lottery jackpot can be liberating in many ways.  Big winners are automatically freed from financial worries.  Some free themselves from the stress of a nine to five employment and resign their jobs upon winning. 

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Man To Share £7million Lottery Win With Friend

August 16th, 2014

When Willie Sibald, a painter and decorator, posted a huge £7 million lottery win many would have expected the company he works for would lose one man. 

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Seven Friends Win £1 Million

August 16th, 2014

A story about friends is always uplifting.  But what is more uplifting is to hear of friends who win at something they do together, so friends winning the lottery together is sure to bring a lot of smiles. 

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New Zealand Man Wins $14.3M Powerball Jackpot

August 16th, 2014

One thing people need to remember about zeroes, they mean no value unless they come after a real number.  But when they do come after a real number, you have to count them carefully, as a New Zealand man found out first hand.

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