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Archived Lottery News for July, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

  • 12:40 pmIndiana family claims $536 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot.  At a press conference Friday it was announced that a family of lifetime Hoosiers anonymously claimed the largest jackpot ever awarded to a single Mega Millions lottery ticket.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

  • 9:40 am$478 MILLION: Powerball jackpot surges into top 10.  July has shaped up to be a sizzling hot month for lottery jackpot chasers, with first Mega Millions, and now with Powerball, each offering up a grand prizes of around a half-billion dollars.
  • 8:40 amIowa court reverses part of Tipton's lottery fraud conviction.  An Iowa appeals court on Wednesday upheld a former lottery employee's conviction for rigging the computer system to generate the winning ticket in a $16 million jackpot, but reversed a conviction for attempting to cash in on the ticket.
  • 12:28 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 4 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Florida (with Power Play), 1 from Ohio, 1 from Pennsylvania, and 1 from Virginia.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

  • 11:07 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 10-47-50-65-68, and the Powerball is 24.  The Power Play number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 8:20 pmAlabama governor calls special session for state lottery.  Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley believes a statewide lottery is the "permanent solution" to fixing Alabama's funding woes, and Wednesday, he called for a special session to discuss the proposal.
  • 1:13 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 1 lucky player from Ohio matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

  • 11:09 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 1-4-31-36-54, and the Mega Ball is 9.  The Megaplier number is 3.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 2:40 pmLottery winner invested $3M in crystal meth ring.  Georgia Lottery winner Ronnie Music will be singing the blues for a long time after he was busted for trafficking crystal meth following his $3 million win.
  • 8:20 amBritish Columbia Lottery taking bets on US election.  Who says Canadians can't participate in US elections?

Monday, July 25, 2016

Sunday, July 24, 2016

  • 11:40 am$422 MILLION: Powerball climbs again on rollover.  This week Powerball will be the hot ticket, featuring a lump-sum cash payout of nearly $300 million.
  • 12:21 amPowerball: There were no jackpot winners and no $1,000,000 winners in the Saturday, July 23, 2016 Powerball drawing.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

  • 11:07 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, July 23, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 5-7-23-35-39, and the Powerball is 11.  The Power Play number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 12:34 amMega Millions Jackpot Winner!  There were 2 jackpot winners in the Friday, July 22, 2016 Mega Millions drawing: 1 from Georgia and 1 from Virginia.  The winners will equally share the $15 million jackpot prize.  More details to follow after the winners come forward to claim their prizes.
  • For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Friday, July 22, 2016

  • 11:07 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, July 22, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 8-24-25-26-30, and the Mega Ball is 7.  The Megaplier number is 4.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!

Thursday, July 21, 2016

  • 8:40 amAlabama lawmaker pushing for lottery vote on Nov. ballot.  A lottery vote in Alabama in November? One lawmaker says he wants that to be a reality.
  • 6:20 amGeorgia Lottery transfers record-breaking $1.097B to education.  The Georgia Lottery has transferred a record-breaking $1,097,567,000 to education for the 2016 fiscal year.
  • 12:42 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from New York and 1 from Rhode Island.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

  • 11:08 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 6-25-35-58-66, and the Powerball is 5.  The Power Play number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 11:00 amPennsylvania lottery winners now subject to state tax on prizes.  The small number of states that don't tax lottery prizes has just shrunk by one state.
  • 2:17 amMega Millions Jackpot Winner!  There was one $25 million jackpot winner from Washington in the Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Mega Millions drawing.  More details to follow after the winner comes forward to claim their prize.
  • Also, 1 lucky player from Texas matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

  • 11:11 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 3-34-54-65-66, and the Mega Ball is 4.  The Megaplier number is 5.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 4:40 pmCalifornia co-winners of $1.6B Powerball jackpot finally come forward.  Six months after someone in California was announced a co-winner in the historic $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot, the mystery buyer has finally been revealed and it's a couple who were laying low on purpose, lottery officials said.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

  • 11:00 pm$361 MILLION: Powerball rolls again.  This week Powerball will be the hot ticket, currently featuring the largest lottery jackpot in the world.
  • 12:38 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, July 16, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 4 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Colorado, 1 from Iowa (with Power Play), 1 from Pennsylvania, and 1 from Virginia.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

  • 11:05 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, July 16, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 11-17-40-50-62, and the Powerball is 26.  The Power Play number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 12:28 amMega Millions: There were no jackpot winners and no $1,000,000 winners in the Friday, July 15, 2016 Mega Millions drawing.  For the complete rundown of winners in each of the other prize categories, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Friday, July 15, 2016

  • 11:07 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, July 15, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 16-51-52-56-58, and the Mega Ball is 4.  The Megaplier number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!

Thursday, July 14, 2016

  • 11:20 am$333 MILLION: Powerball offers up summertime riches.  This month it's not just the weather and backyard barbecue that've been hot Lottery jackpots also continue to sizzle.
  • 12:49 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Indiana and 1 from Michigan.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

  • 11:03 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 3-15-29-54-57, and the Powerball is 10.  The Power Play number is 3.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 7:20 pmConnecticut men charged with rigging machines in lottery scheme.  State authorities continue to investigate the rigging of a Connecticut Lottery game they say increased the number of winning tickets and the payout to retailers.
  • 7:00 pmThree lottery tickets worth $50,000 each go unclaimed in Virginia.  No one came forward to claim three separate Virginia lottery tickets that were each worth $50,000, so the money now goes to a state fund for educational uses.
  • 1:20 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 1 lucky player from Washington matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

  • 11:20 pmWV Lottery officials keeping eye on PA internet gambling bill.  West Virginia Lottery officials are closely monitoring legislation making its way through the Pennsylvania General Assembly that would significantly expand legalized gambling in that state.
  • 11:10 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 6-8-22-46-68, and the Mega Ball is 4.  The Megaplier number is 4.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 9:40 amMass. Lottery may offer online games.  In response to declining sales among digitally savvy young adults, the Massachusetts State Lottery is calling on lawmakers to open a new gambling frontier lottery games offered around the clock on mobile devices and computers.

Sunday, July 10, 2016

  • 9:40 am$311 MILLION: Here comes Powerball.  No sooner was Friday's $540 million Mega Millions jackpot won than Powerball became perfectly positioned to take the spotlight with a big rollover Saturday night.
  • 12:34 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, July 9, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 3 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California, 1 from Massachusetts, and 1 from New Jersey.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

  • 11:05 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, July 9, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 10-28-32-61-64, and the Powerball is 12.  The Power Play number is 3.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 9:00 amIndiana lottery ticket wins $540 million Mega Millions jackpot.  One winning ticket sold in The Hoosier State beat the odds and matched all the numbers drawn in Friday's Mega Millions drawing to win the colossal $540 million jackpot.
  • 1:58 amMega Millions Jackpot Winner!  There was one $540 million jackpot winner from Indiana in the Friday, July 8, 2016 Mega Millions drawing.  More details to follow after the winner comes forward to claim their prize.
  • Also, 10 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Colorado, 1 from Connecticut, 1 from Florida, 1 from Kansas, 1 from Louisiana, 1 from Maryland, 1 from Massachusetts, 1 from Missouri, 1 from New Jersey, and 1 from Oklahoma.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Friday, July 8, 2016

  • 11:09 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, July 8, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 8-19-20-55-73, and the Mega Ball is 5.  The Megaplier number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 11:00 pmMega Millions: The Mega Millions winning numbers for Friday, Jul.8 are: 8, 19, 20, 55, and 73, with Mega Ball number 5. The Megaplier is 2. Good luck! While you're waiting to see if there was a big jackpot winner tonight, head over to Lottery Post and see what other lottery players are saying.
  • 10:00 amDeadline approaching for three unclaimed $50,000 lottery tickets in Virginia.  Virginia lottery players: Better hurry and check your Powerball ticket from the historic $1.6 billion jackpot in January.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

  • 10:20 pmN.J. woman discovers year-old lottery ticket worth $472K.  Yokasta Boyer of Clifton uncovered some buried treasure just before her taxes were due this year, according to officials at the New Jersey Lottery.
  • 9:20 pmCT Lottery aware of security problems before shutting down game.  Months before Connecticut Lottery's 5 Card Cash game was suspended, lottery officials knew there was a "security issue" that eventually allowed the game to be rigged, according to a four-month investigation.
  • 9:00 pmN.J. increases initial state tax withholding on lottery winnings.  If someone buys a winning ticket for Friday's $540 million Mega Millions game in New Jersey, the state will be collecting more money at payout than it would have last month.
  • 12:40 pm$540 MILLION: Mega Millions jackpot raised on huge sales.  A rush of ticket sales for the half-billion-dollar Mega Millions jackpot has prompted lottery officials to revise their estimate for the Friday night drawing to $540 million.
  • 12:45 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 3 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 2 from California and 1 from West Virginia.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

  • 11:06 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 2-24-31-57-66, and the Powerball is 18.  The Power Play number is 3.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 9:20 am$508 MILLION: Mega jackpot to spark ticket-buying frenzy.  July 4th is behind us, but some lucky person still has their Independence Day ahead of them independence from financial burdens, that is.
  • 1:22 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 7 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California, 1 from Florida, 1 from New Jersey, 1 from Ohio, 1 from Oklahoma, 1 from Pennsylvania, and 1 from Texas.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

  • 11:06 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 29-46-53-64-73, and the Mega Ball is 10.  The Megaplier number is 5.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 3:20 pm$454 million jackpot driving Mega Million ticket sales.  With strong sales around the country, the estimated jackpot for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing has been raised to $454 million, with a lump-sum cash option of $319 million cash.
  • 8:40 amLongtime Kentucky Lottery director dies following fall.  Arthur L. "Arch" Gleason, the longtime head of the Kentucky Lottery Corp. died on Friday following a fall in Cincinnati.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Sunday, July 3, 2016

  • 2:05 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, July 2, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 3 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Colorado (with Power Play), 1 from Indiana (with Power Play), and 1 from Minnesota.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail page.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

  • 11:08 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, July 2, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 10-34-39-59-63, and the Powerball is 4.  The Power Play number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Powerball page, or you can use the Powerball Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 1:19 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Friday, July 1, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 4 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Massachusetts, 1 from New York, 1 from Oklahoma, and 1 from Pennsylvania.  For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, a list of the California pari-mutuel prize amounts, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Mega Millions Drawing Detail page.

Friday, July 1, 2016

  • 11:08 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, July 1, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 20-41-42-45-49, and the Mega Ball is 14.  The Megaplier number is 2.  To see all the ways your ticket can win a prize, please go to the Ways To Win Mega Millions page, or you can use the Mega Millions Search page to type the numbers on your ticket and have the USA Mega computer search the past results.  We will announce the number of big winners in this drawing, the states they came from, and the next jackpot within the next couple of hours, here on USA Mega.  Good luck!
  • 6:40 pmMan buys wrong lottery ticket, wins $169 million.  Her husband didn't listen and it paid off to the tune of $169 million.
  • 12:00 pmIllinois Gov. signs bill ensuring lottery prize payments.  Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner Thursday night signed a bill giving the Illinois Lottery legal authority to continue all prize payouts if a budget deal is not reached.
  • 10:00 amEddie Tipton's new trial delayed until 2017.  The second trial for a former lottery official accused of fixing jackpots in five states will be postponed until next year.
  • 9:40 amTexas couple wins a million in lottery on visit to NC.  A retired Texas couple won't soon forget their trip to North Carolina. After all, they're leaving the state $1 million richer.

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