The owner of a gift store in East San Jose where a person bought a lottery ticket to split a $648 million Mega Millions jackpot was awarded $1
million by the California State Lottery, a lottery spokeswoman said.
Lottery officials say winning tickets have been sold in the Bay Area and Georgia for the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot, the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.
Have you ever had identical quadruplets? Your odds of doing that are 15 times better than winning tonight’s mega millions jackpot with a single ticket. Still, the tickets are selling quickly and raising the jackpot to a near-record.
Nobody hit the $425 million jackpot in the Mega Millions lottery game played in California and dozens of other states Friday night, pushing the prize even higher for next week’s drawing.
The winning numbers have been drawn for the $448 million Powerball jackpot.
It’s a few hundred million short of the record jackpot, but Wednesday’s Powerball payoff of an estimated $425 million deserves some serious consideration.
A lottery ticket worth more than $1.1 million was sold at a Milpitas gas station, lottery officials announced.
A San Jose woman who with her husband won a $289,471 state lottery jackpot Sunday said she thought it was another one of his pranks when he started screaming they had won, lottery officials said.
A California Lottery ticket worth $2,623,314 was sold at a San Francisco market, lottery officials announced.
Lottery officials announced the winning numbers in Saturday night’s $600 million Powerball drawing.