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Archived Lottery News for August, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Sunday, August 28, 2016

  • 7:40 pmLottery winner's wife leaves him for even richer man.  A married couple who won £2.3 million (US$3 million) in the UK National Lottery have divorced after the wife began a relationship with one of the UK's richest men.
  • 12:19 amPowerball: There were no jackpot winners and no $1,000,000 winners in the Saturday, August 27, 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, August 27, 2016

  • 11:05 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, August 27, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 4-32-48-49-63, and the Powerball is 20.  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!
  • 8:00 amSenate Democrats kill Alabama lottery bill over dog track conerns.  Alabama voters won't have their say on whether to allow a state lottery after Senate Democrats killed the bill that proposed a constitutional changes permitting a state lottery.
  • 12:54 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Friday, August 26, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 3 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California, 1 from Maryland, and 1 from Michigan.  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, August 26, 2016

  • 11:08 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, August 26, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 10-11-31-41-44, 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!
  • 6:00 amHope still alive: Alabama House passes modified lottery bill.  The Alabama House of Representatives narrowly approved Gov. Robert Bentley's proposed state lottery Thursday night after 10 hours of contentious debate and two vote attempts.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

  • 12:44 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Kansas 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.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • 11:07 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 9-11-25-64-65, and the Powerball is 16.  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!
  • 6:40 pmProsecutors say 2 more men may be linked to lottery riggings.  Prosecutors in the case of a former lottery insider convicted last year in a national Hot Lotto jackpot-rigging scandal are seeking to subpoena records from two attorneys they believe could be tied to the plot.
  • 6:20 pmLottery winner who spent $20M on boyfriend's bail money to appear on 'Fix My Life' series.  A North Carolina woman who spent part of her $188 million lottery jackpot bailing her boyfriend out of jail is due to appear on a Fix My Life reality series.
  • 10:20 amAlabama lottery vote manuevering fractures Republican caucus.  Two senators have resigned from the Senate Republican Caucus in the wake of last week's vote to approve a statewide lottery, citing policy differences and claiming senate leaders violated their own rules in an effort to muscle the bill through.
  • 1:04 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from Florida and 1 from New York.  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, August 23, 2016

  • 11:08 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 2-7-46-61-66, and the Mega Ball is 1.  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!
  • 10:00 pmAlabama lottery bill won't make it on November ballot.  The Alabama House of Representatives today blocked a committee meeting that was necessary for Gov. Robert Bentley's lottery proposal to get on the ballot in the Nov. 8 general election.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

  • 8:20 amAlabama lottery bill faces battle in House.  Putting a vote before Alabama residents to add a state lottery still has sizable challenges before it can happen.
  • 12:30 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, August 20, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 1 lucky player from Massachusetts matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  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, August 20, 2016

  • 11:06 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, August 20, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 3-6-21-60-68, 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!
  • 1:20 amAlabama Senate approves lottery bill.  The Alabama Senate on Friday passed a lottery bill proposed by Gov. Robert Bentley, capping off the first week of a special session called by the governor. The bill, which was amended substantially before the vote, will now go on to the House of Representatives.
  • 12:35 amMega Millions: There were no jackpot winners and no $1,000,000 winners in the Friday, August 19, 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, August 19, 2016

  • 11:11 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, August 19, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 22-37-45-65-73, and the Mega Ball is 13.  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!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

  • 9:00 pmAlabama Senate kills one lottery bill; the other to be debated Friday.  The Alabama Senate Thursday voted against a procedure that would have allowed a vote on a proposed lottery bill sponsored by State Sen. Jim McClendon.
  • 9:40 amAlabama lottery vote on shaky ground in Senate.  The Alabama Senate started debate Wednesday on whether to allow residents to vote on a constitutional amendment to establish a lottery, but adjourned for the day without a vote on the proposal.
  • 12:14 amPowerball: There were no jackpot winners and no $1,000,000 winners in the Wednesday, August 17, 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.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

  • 11:04 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 33-44-49-50-52, and the Powerball is 8.  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!
  • 10:20 pmAlabama lottery debate: Senators try to reach compromise on 2 proposals.  Alabama senators on Wednesday remained divided on lottery proposals as they tried to strike compromise on gambling that has so far been elusive.
  • 1:41 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California and 1 from Vermont.  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, August 16, 2016

  • 11:10 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 2-43-52-62-63, and the Mega Ball is 6.  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!
  • 5:20 pmCommittee hears pros and cons of Alabama lottery.  Bills to call for a constitutional amendment to establish a state lottery were debated this morning in an Alabama Senate committee.
  • 9:20 amTrio charged in lottery ticket theft plead not guilty.  An Iowa woman, her boyfriend, and her mother have all plead not guilty to charges of stealing a winning scratch lottery ticket and working together to attempt to claim the prize.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

  • 9:20 amAlabama lawmakers weigh in on lottery.  Several Montgomery-area lawmakers say they could support letting Alabamians decide whether the state has a lottery, and whether Powerball and Mega Millions tickets are sold locally.
  • 12:16 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, August 13, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 1 lucky player from Georgia matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  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, August 13, 2016

  • 11:05 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, August 13, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 38-44-60-64-69, and the Powerball is 6.  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!
  • 9:20 amAlabama lottery plan could face uphill battle.  Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, who said a year ago that lotteries were as old-fashioned as leisure suits, now says they are the best remaining option to boost funding for important state programs, especially Medicaid.
  • 1:20 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Friday, August 12, 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.

Friday, August 12, 2016

  • 11:07 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, August 12, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 4-41-44-56-69, and the Mega Ball is 10.  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, August 11, 2016

  • 2:20 pmNY man sentenced to 4+ years in prison for lottery scam targeting elderly.  A New York man who ran a bogus lottery scam, in which elderly people were told they won millions but would have to pay taxes in advance to receive a payout, has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison and ordered to repay more than $733,000.
  • 8:40 amAfter cheating death in plane crash, Indian man wins $1M lottery days later.  After surviving a fiery plane crash, an Indian man has beaten the odds again, this time winning $1 million in the lottery.
  • 12:29 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California 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.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

  • 11:09 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 23-56-61-64-67, and the Powerball is 12.  The Power Play number is 5.  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!
  • 10:00 pmInternal investigation concludes Tipton acted alone to rig lottery drawings.  An internal investigation into a national jackpot-fixing scandal has concluded that a single former lottery employee was responsible for any drawings that were manipulated, but it failed to uncover proof of his guilt.
  • 1:14 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California and 1 from Florida.  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, August 9, 2016

  • 11:07 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 12-19-20-44-66, and the Mega Ball is 1.  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!
  • 4:20 pmAlabama senator introduces competing lottery proposal.  Alabama Sen. Jim McClendon, R-Springville, laid out a competing proposal Tuesday to Gov. Robert Bentley's plan to institute a statewide lottery as a means to addressing Alabama's budget shortfall.
  • 11:20 amAppeals court hands loss to New Jersey sports betting effort.  A federal appeals court on Tuesday dealt another defeat to New Jersey's years long attempt to legalize sports betting, setting aside the state's legal challenge to a federal betting ban.
  • 11:00 amNew Mexico's gas pump lottery sales face legal hurdle.  The Play at the Pump pilot program is facing a legal test regarding how New Mexico customers purchase their Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets.

Monday, August 8, 2016

Sunday, August 7, 2016

  • 12:33 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, August 6, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California and 1 from Wisconsin.  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, August 6, 2016

  • 11:09 pmPowerball:  The Saturday, August 6, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 20-33-36-47-52, 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!
  • 3:47 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Friday, August 5, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 3 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 1 from California, 1 from Georgia, and 1 from New York.  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, August 5, 2016

  • 11:08 pmMega Millions:  The Friday, August 5, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 5-18-28-54-74, and the Mega Ball is 6.  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!
  • 10:00 am3 charged in theft of $250,000 lottery ticket.  An employee at an Iowa lottery retailer is charged with stealing a winning $250,000 instant scratch ticket and working with her boyfriend and mother in a clumsy attempt to claim the prize, investigators said last week.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

  • 11:00 amNew Mexico lottery players now able to buy tickets at gas pumps.  A state lawmaker is concerned over a new program that allows people to purchase lottery tickets at gasoline pumps in New Mexico.
  • 9:00 amNew York Governor signs bill to allow daily fantasy sports.  Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Wednesday to allow the resumption of daily fantasy sports in New York.
  • 12:36 amPowerball: There was no jackpot winner in the Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Powerball drawing, but 1 lucky player from North Carolina matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.  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, August 3, 2016

  • 11:04 pmPowerball:  The Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Powerball drawing has taken place, and the results are 9-11-27-66-67, and the Powerball is 2.  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!
  • 10:00 amDetails emerge about Alabama Gov.'s lottery vision.  Alabama Governor Robert Bentley provided some details about his plans for this month's special session in which he will propose a state lottery.
  • 1:15 amMega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Mega Millions drawing, but 1 lucky player from West Virginia 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, August 2, 2016

  • 11:09 pmMega Millions:  The Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Mega Millions drawing has taken place, and the results are 3-12-36-54-70, and the Mega Ball is 12.  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!
  • 4:00 pmOnline lottery sales not approved by Massachusetts lawmakers.  Massachusetts lottery players are going to have to wait a little bit longer if they want to buy lottery tickets online.

Monday, August 1, 2016

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