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Long Island Man Claims $1 Million Lottery Ticket He Found In Pile Of Leaves

Many of us dream of it happening to us – we are walking down the street and we find a winning lottery ticket out of nowhere.

12/28/2013

A Powerball lottery ticket (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Tickets Sold In Arizona And Missouri Win Record Powerball Jackpot

A lottery official said late Wednesday that the jackpot increased to $579.9 million by the time of the drawing, making the cash option $379.8 million.

11/29/2012

FILE - A Mega Millions lottery ticket. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Hits Record-Setting Jackpot Of $500 Million

No one won Tuesday night’s Mega Millions jackpot pushing Friday’s top prize to a half billion dollars, the highest ever in U.S history.

03/28/2012

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

(credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

20 Melville Costco Employees Claim $202 Million Powerball Jackpot

The New York Lottery’s Yolanda Vega awarded the $202 million prize to 20 Costco employees at the Melville store where they all work.

06/16/2011