| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The fifth season of MTV's "Teen Wolf" will receive $11.5 million in tax credits, the highest of the 26 new allocations from California's Film and Television Tax Credit program for the 2014-15 fiscal year.
With $77.6 million, "Teen Wolf" and 11 other...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Gov. Pat Quinn will appear tonight at the Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games Opening Ceremonies in Normal to sign a bill creating a special state lottery scratch-off game to benefit the Special Olympics.
Senate Bill 219 creates the new $2 "Go for the...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:58 AM
In the heat of chasing that lottery dream, there's one move that a player should make in case lightning strikes, lottery officials say.
Sign the back of the ticket right after you buy it.
The Florida Lottery began rolling out a "Sign Your Ticket"...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:38 PM
A second-tier, $1 million Powerball lottery ticket was sold at a Cecil County grocery store for the Saturday drawing, lottery officials said.
The ticket was purchased at Martin's, located at 24 Rising Sun Towne Center in Rising Sun.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced a number of significant appointments Friday afternoon, naming a new elections commissioner, a new port authority member, four new members on the board of corrections, making the acting inspector general permanent and re-...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Four years after LeBron James sat in a director's chair across from Jim Gray and picked the Miami Heat as a nation held its breath/stuck a finger down its throat, get ready for "The Decision: 2014!"
James presumably won't announce his intended...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" actor J. August Richards is switching from superheroes to politics in his quest to save the world in his new role on Lifetime's new scripted series, "The Lottery."
Richards has been cast in a multi-episode arc as deputy...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The high court in Massachusetts ruled Tuesday that a petition to effectively ban casinos will go to a vote in November, potentially erasing plans for destination resorts in Springfield and Greater Boston.
At the least, the decision delays the start of...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Members of the Los Angeles Civil Service Commission voted unanimously Thursday to approve an overhaul of the rules for hiring city firefighters, restarting a recruitment effort halted in March amid concerns about nepotism and mismanagement.
In a bid...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The Florida Lotto yielded one single jackpot winner Saturday night, with a payout of $12 million.
The numbers were 12-16-23-33-46-50 and the ticket was sold at 7-Eleven, 4741 NW 79th Avenue in Miami. It was a quick pick.
It is only the third winning...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:47 AM
When Adam Shahinian found out that his winning Fantasy 5 ticket was sold at the La Crescenta store where he purchases his lottery tickets each day, he jumped in his car and drove there rather than checking the numbers online from home.
He asked the clerk...