California Lottery: If you won $3.25 million, would you have enough willpower to wait several months before claiming it? This is exactly what Hagog Hayrapetyan did. On August 8, he scratched off a “Life” symbol, winning $2,500 a week for 25 years – a total of $3.25 million! Florida Lottery: Petra Alec, 36, of Miramar, claimed her share of the $6 million FLORIDA LOTTO® jackpot from the drawing held on December 6, 2014. PowerBall: There was no jackpot winner in the Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 Powerball drawing, but 1 lucky player from North Carolina matched the first 5 numbers for a $1 million prize. Mega Millions: There was no jackpot winner in the Friday, January 2nd, 2015 Mega Millions drawing, but 2 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1 million prize.