Million dollar winner Sheila Cleasby plans to take a vacation.
Edmonton's newest Lotto 649 millionaire Sheila Cleasby wanted to shout to the world, "I won a million dollars!"
Cleasby was at a store checking her ticket when the screen revealed her life was never going to be the same,
Lottery Executive Director Drew Svitko (left) with Mega Millions winner Steven Peloquin (right), of Mechanicsville, Virginia in the check presentation photo.
Truck drivers can make a nice paycheck on the road. But it would take many lifetimes of driving to equal the payday Mechanicsville trucker Steven Peloquin earned last week.
The biggest Powerball jackpot - $564 million - being drawn in February, 2015. PHOTO: CNN Money
Very soon it's going to be harder for the average player to win Powerball - even though the jackpot may possibly climb to 1 billion dollars.
That's because from the October 7, 2015 draw, the 36 states that participate in the multi-state lottery are making changes that make it harder to win the top prize.
Peter McCathie survived a lightning strike as a teenager. He's seen with co-winner Diane Miller and an Atlantic Lottery representative. PHOTO: abc news
The odds are insanely remote... getting struck by ligthning and winning a substantial prize in the lottery. But one of them happened to Canadian Peter McCathie just last week.
Robin and Brian DerMiner own DerMiner’s Parkside Market. This morning they found out they sold a lottery ticket worth 13 million dollars.
Most of you are generous with your winnings. We know from our survey below that most of you would reward the store where you bought your million-dollar ticket.
But an anonymous Lotto 47 winner is going a step further. He's going to give the store clerk a car.
Nabila Batarseh of Calgary has plans for a new home after she took home a quarter-share of a $50 million Lotto Max jackpot.
“Honestly, I always believed that one day I would win the lottery. I always had a feeling it would happen to me."
Easy come, easy go. That's the philosophy of some lottery winners as they churn through millions of dollars in just a few years.
And the range of stuff out there to waste money on is amazing. Take a look at what some rich folks do when they have a few dollars to burn!
We think this cat ad is quite funny, but until today only 781 viewers had agreed in 2 years. Must have something to do with the cost of making the ad, which we estimate is about zero dollars. What do you think?
Piers Morgan rides a fairground train made in his image in the amusing UK National Lottery tv ad.
Former CNN host Piers Morgan was due to be a guest host on Britain's ITV this week. But it all came crashing down because of a lottery appearance.
The largest prize ever won in Tennessee Lottery history was this $260 million Powerball jackpot won by Roy Cockrum of Knoxville, seen here with TN Lottery CEO Rebbecca Hargrove. PHOTO: WBIR
It wasn't the $1.1 billion Tennessee lottery players spent last year that set a new record for the 11th year running...
She's worth £300 million but still crosses her fingers for luck! Tamara Ecclestone reclines in a pool for the promotional pictures. PHOTO: Daily Mail
The daughter of Formula One racing boss Bernie Ecclestone is to be the new face for the EuroMillions Mega campaign, which launches this Friday.
There's no prize for seeing the 3 differences in these two photos, but give youself a high five anyway if you spot them. Then go to the bottom of the ABOUT page to see if you're right.
This lottery store in Keysborough, Melbourne has had 44 division one winners at the store. PHOTO: Nine Network
But the secret is not where you live, so don't sell up and relocate.
Helicopter? Sure, I got one too, says the guy in this parody website. PHOTO: littlemoneybigfun.tumblr.com
The Rich Kids of Instagram are a group of elite young jet-setters that travel around the world and flaunt their wealth on the popular social media platform.
But recently a group of young Romanians parodied them and #RichKidsOfInstagram - the online hashtag of the world's teenage millionaires.