Report Says Michigan Paid $8.5B In Fraudulent Pandemic Unemployment Claims
Michigan likely paid about $8.5 billion in fraudulent or improper jobless benefits over a 19-month period during the coronavirus pandemic, far more than previously estimated, according to a report released Wednesday by the state...detroit.cbslocal.com
Waterford woman wins $70M Powerball jackpot: All I could do was scream
LANSING, Mich. A stop for Michigan Lottery tickets at her favorite party store led to a Waterford woman winning a $70 million Powerball jackpot. She bought the winning ticket at the Huron Plaza Liquor, located at 694 West Huron Street in Pontiac. "My friend and I stopped at the party store that day to buy some Lottery," Davis said. "I bought a couple scratch offs and decided to get one Mega Millions ticket and one Powerball ticket, too. The last Michigan player to win the Powerball jackpot was Phillip Chippewa, of Suttons Bay.