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Notes From a Dive Bar XXXIII - Wheel of Fortune
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MAC sweeps, I run the final glass wash cycle of the night, plunk the stools on the bar, check no one is dead on the balcony
California Man Can't Find Winning Powerball Ticket By Deadline
By Reuters, Reuters
Traverso said the young man reported having misplaced the winning ticket, which had five of six numbers in the Powerball
Man Wins $2.5M On Lottery Ticket On April Fools' Day, Thinks It's A Joke
A man received a lottery ticket on April Fools' Day from his mother, like you might expect, it was a big winner... only it wasn’t an April Fools' joke.
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Do Flowers Make You Rich?
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Flowers are healthy, they don't make false promises and they deliver nourishment to your soul. For the price of a fancy coffee drink, they will watch over you all week and remind you that no matter what your bank account says, you are rich.
City Searches For Mystery Lottery Winner
South Carolina Man Wins Lottery Twice In 4 Months, Earns $400,000
In July, Joseph Sylvester won a $100,000 prize in a Virginia Lottery Cash 5 game for the second time in three months, the
Powerball Jackpot Hits $100 Million
Wednesday's winning numbers, which went unclaimed, were 9, 21, 28, 32 and 51. The winning Powerball was 35. The record for
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Powerball Hopefuls Cross Borders To Buy Tickets For $550 Million Jackpot
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Matthew Carter, New York Teen, Wins $3 Million Lottery
On Friday, Carter was presented with a giant check at the store where he bought the ticket. In June, an 18-year-old from
Lottery Tickets Sales Hitting Record Numbers
While it's possible to make the argument that there are worse ways to waste your money than playing the lottery, there's
Emily Leach, Lottery Winner, Lawyers Up To Fight For Jackpot She Gave Away
It is not the first time a winning ticket has been at the center of controversy. Earlier this year, an Arkansas woman mistakenly
Powerball Lottery: Sole Michigan Winner Yet To Come Forward
By Reuters, Reuters
There were 172,237,868 Powerball tickets sold for Wednesday night's drawing in 42 U.S. states, the District of Columbia and
In It To Win It
Some men bring women flowers on a first date. I bring my dates lottery tickets. What better way to potentiate a lifetime of romance and wonderment than by winning $80 million, or more, together?
Winning Lottery Ticket Stolen From 77-Year-Old Great-Grandmother, Say Police
After lying to Holt, Nizzar, who ironically goes by the nickname "Lucky," asked her if she wanted him to throw the ticket
Susan Perez, Virginia Convenience Store Clerk, Charged With Taking Man's Lottery Ticket Winnings (VIDEO)
When he went to redeem a winning ticket earlier this year in March, he says the clerk, Susan Perez, gave him $40 for a ticket
Robert Salo, Brooklyn Teen, Wins $1,000 A Week For Rest Of His Life
The teen won the money by playing the New York Lottery's "Win for Life'' scratch-off game and was one of several other winners
John Ross Jr., California Lottery Winner, Tied To Stolen Car
Interestingly enough, when John Ross Jr. won the lottery back in March, he told Appeal-Democrat that one of the things he
Sharon Duncan, Arkansas Woman Who Threw Away Lottery Ticket, Doesn't Feel Bad For Woman Forced To Return Winnings (VIDEO)
"No, it's my money. I think I deserve it," she said. "I just didn't think justice was done because I mean, trash is trash
Paul Pasquarosa's Misprinted Lottery Ticket Fooled Him Into Thinking He Won $1 Million
“I’m looking at it; I have three red words. It says three red words wins a million dollars. I called my son and told him
Doug's Dozen: 12 Things I'll Do As Soon As I Win That $640 Million in the Lotto
L.A. Comedy Writer, Novelist
If I won Mega Millions, I'd buy a $40 million house... with a $600 million wall to keep all you envious poor people out.
Mega Millions Tickets: Why We Buy Into The Lotto
By and large, Meyers says buying a few tickets is all in good fun. A problem develops, though, when people without discretionary
Felix Salmon Plays The Lottery, Do You?
Have you bought your lottery ticket yet? The jackpot’s up to $241 million! An interesting thing happens, when the jackpot
Lottery: Georgia Lotto Players Gambled Away The Largest Percentage Of Their Incomes
Correction: An original version of this story incorrectly stated the amount of money residents of Georgia spent on lottery
Lottery Tips: How To Get The Best Rate Of Return
So goes popular opinion: the lottery's an egregious societal evil implemented and overseen by shape-shifting, blood-drinking
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