Teacher collects $49.9m lotto win
Published 16/12/2010 | 09:31
Ending nearly two weeks of suspense, a 64-year-old substitute teacher and single parent from Arizona claimed a $95.3m Powerball jackpot.
Sheila Verke presented the single-winning ticket to lottery officials in Phoenix on Monday. She opted to take a lump sum payment of $49.9m, saying she plans to buy a recreational vehicle and travel the country.