JACKPOT

Man in Iraq Wins $6.4M Oregon Lottery

A man in Iraq landed a $6.4 million Megabucks jackpot in Oregon after he purchased a ticket through an online service, The Oregonian reported Wednesday. The Iraqi Kurd, whose name is not being released, lives in Baghdad and bought the ticket through the website theLotter.com, which charges a fee to send people to buy lottery tickets for customers. The ticket was reportedly purchased in Bend, Oregon, on Aug. 24, and the man traveled to the lottery headquarters in Salem on Dec. 1 to claim the prize.