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Mega Millions Winners

Mega Millions Winner Still A Mystery

AP | Posted 02.22.2014 | Business

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The identity of the person whose Mega Millions ticket is worth half the $648 million jackpot remained a mystery Friday, bu...

Lotto Winners Who Survived Sandy Pledge To Help Storm Victims

Posted 11.29.2012 | Impact

They didn’t take home the Powerball $587.5 million prize, but two New York lottery winners who survived Hurricane Sandy are still going to make some...

'Can't Give Up On The Kids': Maryland Mega Millions Winners Return To Work

Posted 04.10.2012 | Good News

As the Mega Millions jackpot climbed to a record $656 million last month, the air was abuzz with the question: "What would you do if you won the big b...

Maryland Mega Millions Winner Steps Forward

AP | SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 06.09.2012 | Money

BALTIMORE -- The holder of a winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Maryland claimed a share of the record-breaking $656 million prize on Monday, but wi...

McDonald's Worker 'Loses' Mega Millions Ticket

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 04.06.2012 | Money

The Mega Millions drama escalated further on Friday after a Maryland McDonald's worker claimed she lost the winning ticket from last week's historic r...

Mega Millions Lottery: Someone's Gotta Win (If It's You, Read This)

Don McNay | Posted 06.02.2012 | Money
Don McNay

I wrote a book called Son of a Son of a Gambler: Winners, Losers and What to Do When You Win the Lottery. Whenever a jackpot hits record highs, like the Mega Millions lottery did last week, the book climbs to the top of the Amazon charts. I can boil down my advice to five points.

Kansas Lottery Winner Still Unknown

AP | Posted 04.02.2012 | Money

TOPEKA, Kan. -- Kansas Lottery officials say the holder of the state's winning Mega Millions ticket has not come forward to claim a share of the $656 ...

WATCH: Donut Man Quits After Mega Millions Win

Posted 04.02.2012 | Los Angeles

A donut shop worker got the surprise of his life Saturday when he encountered CBS2 reporter Mike Dinow at USA Donuts and Croissant in El Monte, Calif....

Small Illinois Town In The Mega Millions Spotlight

Posted 04.01.2012 | Chicago

An Illinois farm town with a population of 3,700 finds itself newly on the map after one of three winning Multi Million tickets was sold out at a conv...

Before You Win the Mega Millions, Read This

LearnVest | Posted 05.30.2012 | Money
LearnVest

It's incredible to think what might happen if you win, but really ... what happens? How do you make sure that money, once won, doesn't evaporate into a cloud of taxes and Ferraris?

States Salivating Over Possible Tax Windfall From Mega Millions Winners

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI | Posted 03.30.2012 | Business

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- People queuing up for Mega Millions tickets aren't the only ones salivating over the record $540 million jackpot that could be won...

How Would You Spend $500 Million?

Posted 03.29.2012 | Money

You have a better chance of getting struck by lightning than winning the half-billion Mega Millions jackpot on Friday. A much better chance, as ABC Ne...

Mega Millions Jackpot Hits Record

AP | Posted 05.28.2012 | Money

ATLANTA — The Mega Millions jackpot is now the largest in U.S. lottery history. Georgia Lottery officials say the jackpot reached $500 million ...

2 Tickets Win $355 Mega Millions Lottery

AP | NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS and JESSIE L. BONNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

EPHRATA, Wash. — The suspense over who bought the two winning tickets in the $380 million Mega Millions lottery focused Wednesday on two small t...