U.S. Mega Millions lottery hits world-record $1.6 billion

World Oct 21, 2018

U.S. Mega Millions lottery hits world-record $1.6 billion

The U.S. Mega Millions jackpot grew to $1.6 billion, a world record for a lottery, after Friday's drawing produced no winner of the grand prize, officials said. The next Mega Millions draw will be on Tuesday, after no one hit all of the numbers of ...

National Oct 22, 2013

Lottery to pay record ¥700 million

A record ¥700 million will be paid out to the first-prize winner in the Year-End Jumbo Lottery if that person also purchased a block of tickets including the numbers immediately before and after the winning ticket, according to its organizer. The organizer decided to raise ...