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A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Election day, 2014, California: Reasons to vote

    Election day, 2014, California: Reasons to vote
    Political consultants know who you are. Candidates know who you are. Every election season, they buy lists from the county registrar that include not just the names and party affiliations of registered voters, but also when they voted – which...
  • Top 10 Mega Millions lottery jackpots

    Top 10 Mega Millions lottery jackpots
    Tuesday night's Mega Millions jackpot has joined the 10-biggest in the game's history at No. 8. Here are the Top 10 and when they were awarded. 1. $656 million , March 30, 2012               2. $648 million, Dec. 17, 2013 3. $414 million, March 18,...
  • Mayo: Where does lottery money go? Here's your answer

    Mayo: Where does lottery money go? Here's your answer
    “Why do schools need more money? What happened to all that gambling dough supposedly going toward education? Where does all that lottery and slots money go?” With an $800 million school bond measure that would hike property taxes on the...
  • Nearly 74,000 sign up for Baltimore's Section 8 wait list

    Nearly 74,000 sign up for Baltimore's Section 8 wait list
    Sign ups for Baltimore's Section 8 housing voucher wait list have ended until 2020 with nearly 74,000 applicants vying for a spot on the register. The Housing Authority of Baltimore City will use a lottery to randomly select 25,000 applicants for the...
  • Rockville Man Charged In Convenience Store Burglary

    Rockville Man Charged In Convenience Store Burglary
    VERNON — A man already in custody for a number of convenience store robberies had been charged with burglarizing a Rockville convenience store and stealing cigarettes and lottery tickets. Vernon Det. Steve Sartor worked with state Department of...
  • Week 10 football blog: Few clear-cut favorites in loaded large-school brackets

    Week 10 football blog: Few clear-cut favorites in loaded large-school brackets
    One true favorite, as many legitimate contenders as I can recall and a bunch of double-digit seeds advancing to at least the second round. Those are my thoughts with the state playoffs set to begin Friday night. I went with Sacred Heart-Griffin,...
  • $54K Fantasy 5 ticket to expire

    $54K Fantasy 5 ticket to expire
    A Fantasy 5 ticket sold in Fort Lauderdale worth $54,175.05 remains unclaimed and the 180-day deadline to claim the top prize is midnight Tuesday, Oct. 21. The numbers, from the April 24 drawing, were: 12-17-21-22-27. The ticket was sold at Food Stop,...
  • Chapter One: With Thanks To Ben Franklin

    Chapter One: With Thanks To Ben Franklin
    The birth of The Connecticut Courant in 1764 was the fortunate outcome of Thomas Green's misfortune, when the master printer suddenly found himself fired by Benjamin Franklin. A fourth-generation printer, Green had been publishing the state's first...
  • Nigerian immigrant Olanrewaju thriving for U.Va. football

     Nigerian immigrant Olanrewaju thriving for U.Va. football
    CHARLOTTESVILLE — From his polygamous grandfather to his accomplished parents to his accidental path to prep school, Virginia left tackle Sadiq Olanrewaju weaves quite the personal story, one that could go viral if he joins the short list of...
  • Lottery opens for skiers who want to stay in Yosemite backcountry hut

    Lottery opens for skiers who want to stay in Yosemite backcountry hut
    The lottery has opened for those who want to bunk down this winter in the Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite National Park's backcountry. The trek from Badger Pass Ski Area to the hut at 8,500 feet is not for beginners. "All routes require considerable...
  • The 5 biggest American lottery jackpots ever

    The 5 biggest American lottery jackpots ever
    The Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries have teamed up to provide some eye-popping winnings. Here are the Top 5 jackpots they've produced. 1. $656 million, March 30, 2012, Mega Millions 2. $648 million, Dec. 17, 2013, Mega Millions 3. $591...