Massachusetts Hospital Worker Claims Record $758.7 Million Powerball Jackpot

Mavis Wanczyk, who worked at Mercy Medical Center in Springfield for 32 years, has received the largest jackpot ever won with a single ticket.

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A 53-year-old Massachusetts hospital worker stepped forward Thursday to claim the biggest undivided lottery jackpot in U.S. history — a $758.7 million Powerball prize — after breaking the news to her employer the way the rest of us only dream of: “I called and told them I will not be coming back.” “The first thing I want to do is just sit back and relax,” Mavis L. Wanczyk told reporters at a news conference. Wanczyk…

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