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$590m jackpot winning ticket sold in Florida

  A single winning ticket for a record US Powerball lottery jackpot worth $590.5 million was sold in Florida, organizers said late on Saturday, but there was no immediate word about who won or where

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Greek PM eyes Qatar investments

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will be visiting Qatar next week to discuss investment opportunities inside Greece, a Greek embassy spokesman in Doha said. Samaras will meet Qatar's Emir and prime minister as well as top

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Three tickets win record $656m in US lottery

The largest lottery jackpot in US history - a whopping $656 million - will be shared by the buyers of three winning Mega Millions tickets in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland - but their identities remained a mystery, lottery officials said. A

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Lottery, prizes ‘top consumer frauds’

Lottery and prize scams are among the leading consumer frauds globally, said an expert, advising consumers not to be fooled by imposters tempting them with big financial prizes and counterfeit checks. It’s tempting to play a foreign lotter

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Britons biggest lottery ticket buyers

Britons (46 per cent) are the biggest buyers of lottery tickets or participants in competitions and raffles in an effort to boost their financial success while close to two thirds of Argentineans (64 per cent) and Russians (58 per cent) disagreed

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Fraudsters become more sophisticated

Patricia Soens paid more than $400,000 in processing and other fees to claim a European lottery prize she was told she had won. After realising she had been conned, she killed herself. Soens, 56, of Louisiana, fell victim to one of a growi

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