$70M jackpot not yet claimed in Max Millions draw, five $1M tickets drawn

M jackpot not yet claimed in Max Millions draw, five M tickets drawn

The Max Millions lottery jackpot remains unclaimed after a draw that saw several $1 million tickets drawn around Ontario. Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) said the $70 million jackpot had not been claimed. However, five tickets worth $1 million each were sold across Ontario, primarily in the Greater Toronto Hamilton Area. Trending Stories Cape … Read more

Cambridge man died 3 months after $77,777 lottery win. What his mom did next was the ‘worst betrayal’

Cambridge man died 3 months after ,777 lottery win.  What his mom did next was the ‘worst betrayal’

CAMBRIDGE — Roy Saude desperately needed some good luck. His life went downhill in 2007 when the American Standard factory in Cambridge permanently closed. Saude had been a foreman and union steward. The job paid good money. The Cambridge man never worked again. He struggled with a drug addiction. His wife divorced him. He lost … Read more

Two people claim US$1.34B Mega Millions jackpot, vowing to split prize – National

Two people claim US.34B Mega Millions jackpot, vowing to split prize – National

The third-largest lottery prize in the history of the United States will be split by two people who wish to remain anonymous, lottery officials said Wednesday. The Illinois Lottery announced that the US$1.337 billion (around CAD$1.7 billion) Mega Millions jackpot was claimed by two individuals with a single winning lottery ticket. The two had agreed … Read more

September 30 holiday in Ontario: Who gets the day off?

September 30 holiday in Ontario: Who gets the day off?

The second National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is approaching in Canada, and while it is not a statutory holiday in Ontario, there are some things you should know about. Sept. 30 is observed in Ontario only as a federal holiday, which means provincially regulated businesses are not required to give employees the day off … Read more

The dark side of winning the lottery: lucky ticket can cause new troubles, past winners say – National

The dark side of winning the lottery: lucky ticket can cause new troubles, past winners say – National

Dave and Erica Harrig stayed true to their values ​​when they won a lottery jackpot of more than $61 million in 2013. It made all the difference. The couple from Gretna, Nebraska, a community on the outskirts of Omaha where Dave Harrig now is a volunteer firefighter, allowed themselves to buy a new home, some … Read more

Sorry Canada: Winning ticket for US$1.337B lottery bought in Illinois – National

Sorry Canada: Winning ticket for US.337B lottery bought in Illinois – National

A single ticket bought in a Chicago suburb beat the odds and won a $1.337 billion (around CAD$1.7 billion) Mega Millions jackpot. According to megamillions.com, there was one jackpot-winning ticket in the draw Friday night, and it was bought at a Speedway gas station and convenience store in Des Plaines. The winning numbers were: 13-36-45-57-67, … Read more

Yes, Canadians can enter the US$1.1 billion Mega Millions lottery. Here’s how – National

The dark side of winning the lottery: lucky ticket can cause new troubles, past winners say – National

The historic US$1.1 billion (around $1.4 billion) Mega Millions jackpot is just around the corner but Canadians can do much more than just watch from the sidelines. Though the Mega Millions lottery is based in the United States, there’s nothing stopping Canadians from taking their shot at the third-largest jackpot in US history. The next … Read more

Half a million Toronto residents in apartments with no air conditioning this summer

Half a million Toronto residents in apartments with no air conditioning this summer

Kiki Jones has spent the past few days taking cold showers, avoiding physical activity, keeping the blinds shut and blasting electric fans in their non-air-conditioned apartment in Toronto. But despite those measures, the 31-year-old hasn’t found much relief from the intense summer heat that’s gripped the city this week. “I’ve lived in Toronto for about … Read more

Toronto ticket holder wins Saturday’s Lotto 649 jackpot

Toronto ticket holder wins Saturday’s Lotto 649 jackpot

The winning ticket for Saturday’s Lotto 649 jackpot was sold somewhere in Toronto, according to the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG). The jackpot was worth $6 million on Saturday, June 4. The second place ticket – worth just over $100,000 – was also sold in Toronto, according to OLG. An additional encore ticket worth … Read more