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Swiss lottery scratch card uses the phrase ‘gassed Jew’

Swiss lottery scratch card uses the phrase ‘gassed Jew’

State-owned lottery company in Switzerland apologizes for crossword scratch card that appeared to feature the word combination.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 04/10/2020 08:29
Man wins lottery but lottery refuses to pay

Man wins lottery but lottery refuses to pay

Menachem won Lottery but did not write last four digits of his credit card when buying ticket. Now Lottery refuses to pay him.Yonatan Gottleib, 11/08/2020 15:36
Join chance to win apartment and strengthen the farmers

Join chance to win apartment and strengthen the farmers

Am Yisrael Chai Foundation is back to fight agricultural terror: Special operation with dream raffle for luxurious apartment in Jerusalem.Communicated Content, 05/12/2019 19:51
Victim of scam wins back money in lotto

Victim of scam wins back money in lotto

After losing 1.1 million shekels to scam, Rishon Letzion resident discovers he won the lottery for the same amount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2019 15:37
Beggar buys Lotto card for 1st time, wins half a million shekels

Beggar buys Lotto card for 1st time, wins half a million shekels

A Bnei Brak beggar decides to buy a lottery ticket on a whim while shopping for groceries and it turns out to be his lucky day.Ben Shaul, 16/08/2019 10:38
'Our children's blood isn't worthless - this crosses a red line'

'Our children's blood isn't worthless - this crosses a red line'

Families of terror victims face off against artists over national lottery's funding of film lauding terrorist-defending lawyer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2019 15:48
22 million shekels for Hanukkah

22 million shekels for Hanukkah

Lottery winner says he will distribute winnings as Hanukkah gifts to his children to settle their mortgages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2018 07:33
Mazal tov, sixfold

Mazal tov, sixfold

Petah Tikva resident sends 6 columns in for lotto - one for each of the six days of creation - and wins a million shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2018 14:22
64 new millionaires in past year

64 new millionaires in past year

Mifal Hapayis summarizes year finding Jerusalem and Ashdod produced six winners past year's lottery.Mordechai Sones, 13/09/2018 16:16
Holiday gift: 17 million shekels

Holiday gift: 17 million shekels

30-year-old Petah Tikva resident arrives at Lotto HQ to cash in winning ticket, explains he was in no hurry since 'money doesn't spoil'.Mordechai Sones, 26/08/2018 16:11
$522 million lottery win bought ticket in San Jose, California

$522 million lottery win bought ticket in San Jose, California

Only one person won last night's MegaMillions lottery for more than half-a-billion dollars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 12:25
Lotto winner vows to fund Torah study

Lotto winner vows to fund Torah study

Ashkelon man wins 11.3 million shekels, says he will use part of winnings to support yeshiva students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2018 18:05
After a decade: Building opportunity in Beit El

After a decade: Building opportunity in Beit El

Beit El sees new wave of construction as part of lottery for cheaper housing, the largest of its kind in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2018 18:43
26-year-old construction worker wins big at Israel lottery

26-year-old construction worker wins big at Israel lottery

Man from central Israel wins 22 million shekels in lottery.Reut Hadar, 21/06/2018 20:54
Israeli lotto pulls out of Umm al-Fahm

Israeli lotto pulls out of Umm al-Fahm

Arab-Israeli town where Temple Mount terrorists lived hosts event supporting leader of banned extremist movement at lottery sports hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2017 16:58
60-year-old haredi man wins big at the lottery

60-year-old haredi man wins big at the lottery

Five people won first prize in Tuesday's lottery, including a Galilee resident who sent two winning forms and received 22.4 million NIS.Arutz Sheva, 17/09/2017 15:56
What would you do with $758.7 million?

What would you do with $758.7 million?

Massachusetts-bought ticket wins largest single Powerball payoff in United States history.Tzvi Lev, 24/08/2017 12:50
Lotto winner: I was lucky twice on the same day

Lotto winner: I was lucky twice on the same day

Man wins millions of dollars in lottery on same day his favorite sports team wins the championship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2017 16:30
Haredi couple wins millions in lottery

Haredi couple wins millions in lottery

Jerusalem couple desperate to pay electric bill turns to lottery - and wins millions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2017 22:19
California Powerball story turns out to be a prank

California Powerball story turns out to be a prank

Son of nurse who reportedly was given a winning lottery ticket by her Jewish boss was playing a prank on his mother.Ben Ariel, Canada, 15/01/2016 22:23
Powerball winner bought by Jewish philanthropist

Powerball winner bought by Jewish philanthropist

California nurse who reportedly won the big Powerball jackpot was given the ticket by Jewish philanthropist Shlomo Rechnitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2016 04:16
Google Israel Head: Israel Needs more Tech Workers

Google Israel Head: Israel Needs more Tech Workers

Looking for a job? If you're a programmer or computer science grad, there are plenty, said Meir Brand, head of Google's Israel office.Yaakov Levi, 10/12/2014 19:38
Lotto Makes Soldier's Break 'Profitable'

Lotto Makes Soldier's Break 'Profitable'

A soldier on a weekend break came home to a nice surprise: a NIS 27 million lottery jackpot in this weekend's draw.David Lev, 04/08/2013 16:41
‘I Won Lottery Because I Donated to Synagogue’

‘I Won Lottery Because I Donated to Synagogue’

A southern Israeli father of two donated 1800 shekels ($470) to the synagogue. “HaShem gave me back 18 million shekels” in the lottery. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 09/01/2012 09:24
Grandpa Wins $2 million in Loto

Grandpa Wins $2 million in Loto

A 90-year-old Israel grandfather wins $2 million (7,000,000 shekels) in the lottery and says he will divide it up among his eight grandchildTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/08/2011 10:02
Young Couple Wins Big in Lottery

Young Couple Wins Big in Lottery

A young, unidentified couple checked their old lottery tickets to discover they had won it big –the biggest, in fact.Malkah Fleisher, 13/04/2010 21:20
74 Million Shekels Lottery Win

74 Million Shekels Lottery Win

One Israeli's life just got a whole lot richer – 74 million shekels richer. But no one has claimed the prize yet.Malkah Fleisher, 29/12/2009 22:51