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Vietnamese man in Taiwan wins NT$2 million, BMW from scratch card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese man living in Taoyuan City is ready to head back to his home country after winning a combined scratch card prize of NT$2 million (US$72,000) and a Deluxe Edit...

$426 million Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A single ticket sold in Southern California matched all six numbers and was the lucky winner of the $426 million Mega Millions jackpot prize. The winning numbers d...

Taiwan’s Tainan to give away new condos in shopping festival lottery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the value of transactions registered in the Tainan Shopping Festival surpasses NT$8.4 billion (US$303 million), Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che (黃偉哲) revealed details of the...

Stars aligned: Rams confident their big names will deliver

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Von Miller remembers every detail of each time he has sacked Tom Brady, starting all the way back in his second NFL season a decade ago. He savored and c...

Riddick happy at ESPN, yet still has goal of running a team

Louis Riddick realizes he is in a favorable position. He is an analyst on the NFL’s most iconic television package — ESPN's “Monday Night Football” — and still has hopes of running a franchise as a ge...

Powerball tickets sold in Wisconsin, California split $632M

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Powerball tickets sold in Wisconsin and California were winners of the latest jackpot and will split $632 million, officials said. The Wisconsin Lottery said Thu...

Locals in southern Taiwan city rush to find lost cat for NT$500,000 reward

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A neighborhood in Chiayi City on Wednesday (Dec. 29) was flooded with people scrambling to find a missing cat for a NT$500,000 (US$18,088) reward. A Chiayi resident sur...

Rams not flawless, but looking sharp after perfect December

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams followed up a winless November with a perfect December, and the way they overcame major obstacles to reach that mark brought all kinds of holiday cheer to a tea...

Flyers end 10-game winless skid, hit jackpot in Vegas 4-3

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Max Willman scored his first NHL goal and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-3 on Friday night to end a 10-game winless streak. Kevin Hayes, Sea...

Two London officers get prison for photos of slain sisters

LONDON (AP) — Two London police officers who took pictures of two slain sisters and posted them on social media have been jailed for two years and nine months each for what a judge described as “inexp...

Lucky Taiwanese woman wins NT$100,000 and 3 other prizes in Taitung lottery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A woman working at a prize-drawing event won the NT$100,000 (US$3,610) cash prize — and three other major prizes. Per an earlier report, the woman, surnamed Peng ...

Taiwan's latest receipt lottery produces 13 NT$10 million winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The prize drawing for the September and October Uniform Invoice Lottery on Nov. 25 produced 13 people who were NT$10 million (US$360,000) Special Prize winners and 16 NT$2...

Staff member at prize drawing event ends up winning NT$100,000

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “Is that me?” a woman working at a prize drawing event asked when she answered her phone on Wednesday (Dec. 1). The person on the other end, Taitung County ...

2 Auburn students win $1 million bass fishing tournament

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Two Auburn University students have won the $1 million first-place prize in the Bass Pro Shops U.S. Open National Bass Fishing Amateur Team Championships. Logan ...

Taiwan receipt lottery winning numbers for September, October revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The winning numbers for the most recent round of the Taiwan receipt lottery were announced by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) on Thursday (Nov. 25). The winning number fo...