Baseball Dreams Live Thanks To Sweet Million

April 11th, 2011

It was only last month that Joel Torres dream of becoming a pro baseball player took a major hit. He got dropped from the feeder team for the Cleveland Indians.

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Missing Lancashire Millionaire Has 30 Days Left

April 11th, 2011

National Lottery officials were hunting for a millionaire in Blackburn, Lancashire on Friday.

The lucky ticket holder has yet to come forward, but now only has 30 days left to claim their prize.

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Two Kiwis Share Record Prize

April 10th, 2011

The record Powerball prize was shared between two winning tickets on Saturday night.

Each ticket will collect $17,612,427 – half of the total jackpot prize of $35,224,854.

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Supermarket Wins EuroMillions

April 8th, 2011

In a confusing turn of events for the lottery companies legal experts, the Tesco supermarket in County Meath, Ireland just won €500,000.

How is that possible?

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Category: Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories

EuroMillions 52% Harder To Win

April 8th, 2011

The details of the changes to EuroMillions have now been revealed.

There is the extra draw on a Tuesday. But also as we mentioned they are going to make it harder to win – in order to generate more rollovers.

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Category: Questions Answered

Mum Gets A Bungalow While I Travel The World

April 6th, 2011

Last Saturday he was a temporary machine operator scraping by on just £210 per week.

By Sunday his life had completely changed and he found himself £2,388,987 richer.

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$45 Million Unclaimed Lottery Prizes In Wisconsin

April 5th, 2011

Double check those old tickets Wisconsin – because there are over $45 Million of lottery prizes left unclaimed.

Most of the prizes are for smaller amounts, but there are big prizes too such as a $1 Million winning Powerball ticket which was sold in Racine County back in August 2009.

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Winners Ship Comes In At Port Hope

April 5th, 2011

Another lucky St Patricks day winner, Valerie Deziel, was shocked to discover she was the second prize winner in the Canda Lotto 6/49.

She told the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation:

I literally ran all the way home.

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Where Do You Hide Your Winning Lottery Ticket?

April 5th, 2011

Lottery companies do have to deal with some fishy claims at times.

But some are more fishy than others. Such as the winner Camelot (UK) say kept their ticket ‘safely’ inside a packet of cat treats.

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Saved From Homelessness By Scratchcard

April 3rd, 2011

Things really had got that bad. Alison Hollick, 48, had lost her telesales job, and was in arrears with the mortgage.

With little other option, the house had been put up for sale and a buyer had already been found.

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Category: Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories