Nearly 300 extra winners and €450,000 bill after German lottery employee error

Nearly 300 extra winners and €450,000 bill after German lottery employee error

A monthly scratch card competition run by a German lottery company may be forced to pay out almost half a million euros after an employee mistake. The employee is apparently 'devastated', but will not be punished.

German priest confesses at Sunday mass to embezzling church funds for lottery

German priest confesses at Sunday mass to embezzling church funds for lottery

Two Germans turn instant millionaires after splitting €90M Euro lotto prize

Two Germans turn instant millionaires after splitting €90M Euro lotto prize

Your lottery numbers are 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13

Your lottery numbers are 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13

German wins record €46 million lotto jackpot

German wins record €46 million lotto jackpot

Mystery winner bags record lotto loot

Mystery winner bags record lotto loot

State won’t let welfare recipients bet on sport

State won’t let welfare recipients bet on sport

Organisers report rush on tickets for fourth-largest lotto jackpot

Organisers report rush on tickets for fourth-largest lotto jackpot

Lottery jackpot climbs to €35 mln

Lottery jackpot climbs to €35 mln

Steinbrück aims to crack lottery jackpot as German debt balloons

Steinbrück aims to crack lottery jackpot as German debt balloons

National lottery struggles as Germans pinch pennies

National lottery struggles as Germans pinch pennies