By Rebecca Hennes Published 12:14 pm CST, Thursday, November 22, 2018 PHOTOS: Where to get your winning lotto ticketThe ticket was purchased at the Valero Corner Store at 2025 W. 34th Street, in Houston near Waltrip High School, according to a press release from the Texas Lottery.>>>Keep clicking for places that sell the most lottery tickets in Houston... less PHOTOS: Where to get your winning lotto ticket The ticket was purchased at the Valero Corner Store at 2025 W. 34th Street, in Houston near Waltrip High School, according to a press release from the Texas ... more Photo: Michael Ciaglo, Staff Photographer Photo: Michael Ciaglo, Staff Photographer Image 1 of / 39 Caption Close Image 1 of 39 PHOTOS: Where to get your winning lotto ticketThe ticket was … [Read more...] about Humble resident scores big with $1 million winning lottery ticket
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By Ana Santos, Cox Media Group National Content Desk LOS ANGELES — A California man who won the lottery 20 years ago was sentenced to prison for bank robbery Thursday.James Allen Hayes was sentenced to 33 months in prison after pleading guilty to four federal counts of bank robbery, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California. >> Read more trending news Hayes won $19 million in the SuperLotto jackpot in 1998, according to the Los Angeles Times. The 35-year-old security guard supervisor didn’t have a savings account and intended to use the winnings for IRS payments, a vacation, his car and friends and family.“I'm not going to blow the money,” Hayes told the newspaper. “I know I'll change. But only for the better.”Nearly 20 years later, authorities were searching for a man accused of robbing at least nine banks in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara counties. The man, nicknamed the … [Read more...] about Man sentenced for bank robbery 20 years after winning lottery
A Haltom City resident claimed a winning lottery ticket sold at a Fort Worth store, but the winner has chosen to remain anonymous. The resident bought the winning $5 Set for Life ticket at the 4 Star Quick Pantry #2 in the 1300 block of North Beach Street. The store is eligible for a $10,000 retailer bonus for selling the ticket. The winner claimed the third of four possible top prizes and chose the cash value option, which pays $1,999,446.80, according to Texas Lottery. The game advertises a prizewinning ticket of $2,500 a week for 20 years, or up to $2.6 million. The overall odds of winning any prize are one in 3.80. … [Read more...] about Haltom City resident buys winning lottery ticket at Fort Worth store
A lucky New Jerseyan is about to be dancing for joy this holiday weekend if they don't already know about the millions they're about to receive. A single ticket sold in New Jersey matched all six numbers from last night's Mega Millions drawing: the white balls 11, 28, 31, 46 and 59, and the gold Mega Ball 1. The jackpot winner will receive a $521 million annuity or a $317 million lump sum, the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. "Hearty congratulations to New Jersey for their big Mega Millions win," said Gordon Medenica, the head of Mega Millions and the Maryland state lottery. The lottery agency did not release where the ticket was sold. Two other tickets sold in Ohio and Texas matched all the white balls to win $1 million each. Friday's drawing was exactly six years after the largest-to-date Mega Millions jackpot when three tickets from Illinois, Kansas and Maryland split a $656 million payout. A Mega Millions ticket costs $2. The odds of a ticket matching five … [Read more...] about Mega Millions numbers: Friday’s $521M winning lottery ticket sold in N.J.