Lottery's biggest winners, losers

Published On: Mar 28 2012 10:57:13 AM EDT

Some of lottery's biggest winners end up with more troubles than they bargain for. Here are a few of them, along with advice on how to thrive if you win.

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On Nov. 15, 2005, a group called "The Lucky 7" held the single ticket winning the $315 million Mega Millions drawing. Their lump sum prize was $175.0 million. This is the largest prize won by a single ticket in Mega Millions.

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