Winning Tickets Sold In Illinois, Kansas And Maryland
Journalists descended on convenience stores in Illinois and Maryland, and lottery officials there and in Kansas proudly proclaimed ... have done with the money. "What do I do with this useless lottery ticket now?" Laurel Ashton Brooks of ...
Will you strike it lucky on Friday 13th? Mega Millions jackpot likely to be the second biggest ever at $400 million
Tuesday's top prize had a cash payout option of $184 million, according to the lottery, which is played in a majority of U.S. states. The winning numbers from that drawing were: 5 ... Friday's jackpot has been growing since October 1st, when ...
A Dispatch From the (Surprisingly Interesting) Boring Conference
“It’s a world-record attempt for the largest number of rotations in an office chair from ... bereft of Wi-Fi and my phone drained of battery. I’m willing to admit to a possible failure of perspective here, but that, to me, was boring.
UPDATE: One 'local' Mega Millions winner
"All day yesterday ... was in New York on vacation, had left her $6 in tickets behind at home. She still doesn't know if she won. Lottery ticket-holders in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland each selected the winning numbers for the $640 million Mega Millions ...
Ax hovers over food stamp program as costs grow
The increased enrollment has caused costs to ... striking $4.1 billion from the program over 10 years and a House committee backed cuts five times as large. Those actions set the stage for a congressional showdown not only over how much to slash the ...