1. MEGA MILLIONS

    MD Teachers Claim Winning Ticket

    Maryland State Lottery Agency / AP Photo

    Three teachers from Maryland came forward to claim their share of the record-shattering Mega Millions jackpot, the state announced Tuesday. The teachers pooled $20 each to buy 60 tickets at various Maryland locations, and will each have $35 million wired to their bank accounts within the next 10 days. The trio includes an elementary-school teacher, a special-education teacher, and a school administrator. The three are remaining anonymous and said they planned to continue working despite their newfound fortunes.

    Read it at Baltimore Sun