Former NBA player credits homeless man’s good will for $300,000 lottery prize

A homeless man refused to take $5 from a former NBA player and asked him instead to use the money to buy lottery tickets and said he would take $20 from the winnings. The homeless man was right.Mega Millions, Winner Stories, California, Retailer

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UK National Lottery website down before drawing

A power outage in Watford, a small town 15 miles northwest of London, caused the UK National Lottery website and smartphone app to crash and continue to remain out of action just four hours before the big drawing of £5 million (US$6.2 million) on Wedne...

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State of Oregon forcing retailers to pay taxes on video lottery machines that are shut down

Hundreds of bars and restaurants already struggling to survive are now facing another financial setback. The Oregon Lottery is collecting taxes on each video lottery machine, even though the machines are shut down.Financials, Oregon, Retailer, Taxes, V...

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