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Tom Flake, Costco worker, bought $760 in Mega tickets for a 38-member office pool, at Linden Quick Mart in Lindenhurst (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Winning Numbers For $640 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Announced

The winning numbers are 2, 4, 23, 38, 46 and the Mega Ball is 23.

03/30/2012

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Did You Win The $363 Million Mega Millions Jackpot?

The winning numbers were 9, 19, 34, 44, 51 and the Mega Ball number was 24.

03/27/2012

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Americo Lopes Ordered To Pay 5 Co-Workers $4M Of $38.5M Lottery Jackpot

A jury in New Jersey on Wednesday found a man had cheated five co-workers out of their share of a $38.5 million lottery jackpot.

03/14/2012

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Whose Money Is It? Fight Over Lottery Jackpot Goes To Court In NJ

Six co-workers pooled their resources on a Mega-Millions lottery ticket, when one of them claimed a huge jackpot, the others got mad and lawyered up.

03/07/2012

Brendan Riordan and Yolanda Vega - Yonkers, NY - Feb 10, 2012 (credit: Al Jones / 1010 WINS)

Lucky Irishman Brendan Riordan Wins New York Lottery

28-year-old Brendan Riordan, a native son of Cavan (yes, Cavan, Ireland), had been playing the New York Lottery with the money he was saving having given up cigarettes – and he’s won big!

02/10/2012

King Kullen - Middle Island, NY - Dec 28, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Sold In Middle Island

The winning numbers are 23, 32, 33, 39, 43 and the mega-ball is 8.

12/28/2011

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Tuesday’s Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $206 Million

The jackpot has been building since Nov. 1. There were no winners during Friday’s drawing, bringing the total to a whopping $206 million.

12/27/2011

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Connecticut Steps Up Hunt For $254 Million Powerball Lottery Winner

Lottery officials have launched a statewide billboard campaign calling on folks to check their tickets.They’re also using lottery display screens to urge players to check their tickets and the winner to come forward.

11/15/2011

From left: Mike Patel, Parul Patel, Pat Desai and Sam Patel. The family that sold the winning Powerball ticket at their store Maulik & Chandni Stationery in Lindenhurst, June 2, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

20 Long Island Costco Employees To Share $202 Million Powerball Winnings

The Powerball lottery had just one winning ticket in Wednesday night’s drawing, worth $202 million, and 20 employees of the Costco in Melville will share in the lucrative prize.

06/02/2011

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Mega Millions Ticket Worth $319M Sold In Albany

A lottery official says a winning ticket for the Mega Millions lottery jackpot worth $319 million has been sold at a variety store in Albany, N.Y.

03/26/2011

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Numbers Announced For Mega Millions Jackpot Of $312 Million

Mega Millions fever is getting even hotter across the Tri-State Area as the jackpot swells to the sixth-highest in the drawing’s history.

03/25/2011

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Winning Mega Millions Tickets Sold Outside Tri-State

Lottery officials confirmed that two winning tickets were sold, one each in Idaho and Washington State.

01/05/2011

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Are You The Lucky Winner Of The $355 Million Jackpot?

Lottery players in the tri-state area got the chance to vie for the seventh-largest lottery prize in U.S. history on Tuesday, a $355 million Mega Millions jackpot — or about $208 million if taken as a lump sum.

01/04/2011

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Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $355 Million. What Would You Do If You Won?

By Billie Rama, Managing Editor CBSNewYork.com NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)–Lottery players in states that play Mega Millions — including New York and New Jersey – are getting the chance to vie for the seventh-largest lottery prize in […]

01/04/2011

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Mega Millions Jackpot Now At Staggering $330 Million

If you play the Mega Millions lottery, it’s time to pull out that lucky rabbit’s foot and wish upon a shooting star because the third largest jackpot ever since New York joined the game will be drawn on Tuesday.

01/03/2011

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