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Lotteries

Lotteries
A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Sweepstakes scam is one of many consumer frauds out to get you

    When he opened the letter, retiree James Thomas certainly wanted it to be true. In black and white, the congratulatory letter stated that he was one of "five lucky" winners in a Publisher's Clearing House Sweepstakes Association lottery drawing. His...
  • $1 million lottery ticket sold in Glen Burnie

    Millions of dollars in winning Mega Millions tickets remain unclaimed while a $1 million ticket in Saturday's Powerball drawing was sold in Glen Burnie, a state Lottery spokeswoman said. While no one matched all numbers needed to hit the Powerball, a...
  • Woman gets 33 months in lottery scam

    Woman gets 33 months in lottery scam
    It seemed like a financial fantasy come true: letters from Publisher's Clearinghouse congratulating recipients for winning a million-dollar lottery. There were even cashier's checks for thousands of dollars in good faith money. But it became a bad...
  • Company running lottery seeks to halt release of business plan to media

    Company running lottery seeks to halt release of business plan to media
    The company hired to run the Illinois Lottery has sought to bar the release of a marketing survey and business plan to the media, documents deemed public records. Last week, a Cook County judge denied the Northstar Lottery Group's request for a...
  • State Police Charge Two With Drug Trafficking In New Haven

    NEW HAVEN — A state police narcotics task force closed a 3-month investigation on Wednesday with the arrests of two men who were allegedly dealing methamphetamine in the greater New Haven area, state police said. Ernest Canteen, 42, and Michael...
  • Lottery For Some Tickets For Bushnell's Run Of 'Book Of Mormon'

    Lottery For Some Tickets For Bushnell's Run Of 'Book Of Mormon'
    There will be a lottery for some tickets to the national tour of the musical "The Book of Mormon" during its run at Hartford's Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, which plays March 18 to 30 In Hartford, the production will conduct a pre-show...
  • 'Thunder From Down Under' male dancers take down Las Vegas intruder

    LAS VEGAS – This time, the thunder wasn’t coming from “Down Under,” but from the locker room of the popular male revue on the Las Vegas Strip, where an intruder was injured after he was found in a secure backroom at an Excalibur...
  • Winning tickets in $414M Mega Millions jackpot sold in Maryland, Florida

    Winning tickets in $414M Mega Millions jackpot sold in Maryland, Florida
    A liquor store in La Plata will get $100,000 and Maryland will get more than $10.1 million in tax revenue, but as of Wednesday night the big winner — the person or persons holding a winning ticket in the $414 million Mega Millions lottery —...
  • Winning Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Central Florida

    Winning Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Central Florida
    Half of the $400 million Mega Millions jackpot might be going home with a lucky man or woman in Central Florida, according to the Lottery website. The ticket was sold in Brevard County at the Sunoco gas station at 600 South Courtenay Parkway in Merritt...
  • On video: Former police chief eats evidence to protect tip

    On video: Former police chief eats evidence to protect tip
    The head of Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers had been uncompromising since early December,  when a judge ordered him to turn over some evidence. So uncompromising that he made a meal of evidence. But first some background: A defense attorney in Miami had...
  • Mega Millions ticket sold in Northern California worth $2 million

    Mega Millions ticket sold in Northern California worth $2 million
    A winning Mega Millions ticket worth nearly $2 million was sold at a San Bruno liquor store, but no one from the Golden State will share in Tuesday's overall jackpot of $414 million. Instead, cowinners from Florida and Maryland will split the third-...