POWERBALL

Meet The Poor Guy Who Lost A California Lottery Ticket Worth $1 Million

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While everyone was trying to find him, the unidentified man tried desperately to find his lotto ticket.

BACON

The New Hampshire Lottery Combines Winning Money With That Great Bacon Smell

New Hampshire's new 'I Heart Bacon' scratch-off game gives people who lost a dollar the consolation prize of smelling bacon.

LAST WEEK TONIGHT

Watch John Oliver Teach Us All A Lesson About The Lottery That We Will All Probably Ignore

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John Oliver has some distressing things to say about the lottery and its lack of an impact on public education.

POWERBALL

A Man Gave Half Of His $1 Million Powerball Winnings To His Brother Because Of A Childhood Agreement

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Playing the same numbers for 20 years, an Oregon man finally won $1 million from Powerball and split it with his brother over a promise.

LOTTERY

A Calgary Man Won A $40 Million Lottery Jackpot And Is Giving It All To Charity

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A 64-year old retiree in Calgary is donating his entire $40 million lottery jackpot winnings to cancer research in memory of his wife.

#jimmy fallon

Late Night Hashtags: #IfIWonThePowerball

Jimmy Fallon started the #IfIWonThePowerball hashtag on Twitter (as part of his Late Night Hashtags segment) and it was a trending topic within 20 minutes.

OUCH

Woman Falls Down on Stage After Winning Lotto Spin

Confetti can be a terrifying thing.

RETAIL

Are Oil Prices Killing The Recovery?

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For the ninth consecutive month, consumers be shopping.

#Facebook

Guess Who’s Seven

As of this weekend, it's been seven years since Mark Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris Hughes, and Eduardo Saverin launched Facebook from a Harvard dorm room.

#FLORIDA

Strippers Remind You To Get Your Flu Shot

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Rachel's Gentlemen's Club in the small town of Castleberry, Florida has a unique way of giving back to the community.

#Documentaries

SUNDANCE REVIEW: LUCKY, THE LOTTERY-WINNER DOC

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Lucky, from director Jeffrey Blitz (Rocket Science, Spellbound), is a feature-length documentary that follows five lottery winners, including: Quang Dao, a Vietnamese immigrant working the night shift at a ConAgra plant in Nebraska who wins a $22 million powerball and buys a plot of land on which to build houses for he and his sons.


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