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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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  • $400-million Powerball jackpot signals California Lottery changes

    $400-million Powerball jackpot signals California Lottery changes
    Bigger jackpots -- like Wednesday night's $400-million Powerball drawing -- are attracting more players and excitement to the California Lottery after years of decline, officials say. Just two months ago, the Mega Millions game produced a $648-million...
  • Updated: Lottery: South Florida on a hot streak

    Updated: Lottery: South Florida on a hot streak
     Well, maybe this is the year for a slew of lottery wins in South Florida. We're off to quite a hot streak.  Sonya Ramsey, 45, of Lauderhill, claimed a $500,000 prize in the $5 Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee,...
  • Winning Powerball numbers announced in $400-million jackpot

    Winning Powerball numbers announced in $400-million jackpot
    The winning Powerball numbers were announced Wednesday night, heightening speculation regarding whether anyone struck it rich in the $400-million multistate jackpot. The winning numbers are 17, 49, 54, 35 and 1, and the Powerball was 34, according to...
  • At least 1 California winner in $400-million Powerball drawing

    At least 1 California winner in $400-million Powerball drawing
    There's at least one California winner in Wednesday night's $400-million Powerball jackpot drawing, state Lottery officials said. A winning ticket that matched all six numbers was purchased in the Northern California city of Milpitas, said California...
  • City Council to consider new rules for food trucks

    City Council to consider new rules for food trucks
    The Rawlings-Blake administration is proposing new regulations for the city's rapidly growing food truck industry — setting up zones for the mobile chefs to sell their designer grilled-cheese sandwiches, spicy tacos and decadent cupcakes. The...
  • Lottery sets records with $78.5M in scratch-off sales

    Lottery sets records with $78.5M in scratch-off sales
     Talk about having an itch: The Florida Lottery announced Monday that sales of scratch-off tickets exceeded $78.5 million last week, and that's a record.  It broke the previous sales mark by $4.5 million, reached the first week of March 2012. Florida...
  • Ticked off! @ lottery sales

    I'm ticked off with person who walked right in front of me when I had the right of way in the parking lot. I'm ticked off that such a small percent of lottery sales actually goes to grades K-12, contrary to what we are being told, which then forces...
  • Chan Lowe: Creative sentencing for Justin Bieber

    Chan Lowe: Creative sentencing for Justin Bieber
    If rich and famous people didn’t misbehave, the whole gossip industry — with all of its dependent paparazzi, reporters, bloggers and the rest of the support menagerie — wouldn’t exist.   It would be a tragedy, not just for...
  • Powerball jackpot could soar to $500 million if no winner tonight

    Powerball jackpot could soar to $500 million if no winner tonight
    If no one wins tonight's $400-million Powerball drawing, the money will rollover, and the jackpot could soar to $500 million, lottery officials say. The drawing is scheduled for 10:59 p.m. EST, or 7:59 p.m. on the West Coast, according to the Multi-...
  • Rufus, a 37-year-old pacu fish and tiki icon, finds a home

    Rufus, a 37-year-old pacu fish and tiki icon, finds a home
    A 37-year-old pacu fish and icon to tiki fans has found a home after nearly a year of living in a closed Rosemead restaurant.  The property's current owners decided Monday they would keep Rufus and build him a new aquarium in the Chinese restaurant they...
  • Helen Oyeyemi on 'Boy, Snow, Bird'

    Helen Oyeyemi on 'Boy, Snow, Bird'
    In the novels of the young British writer Helen Oyeyemi, the gap between the fantasy world of fairy tales and "the real world" — whatever that is — all but collapses. "Mr. Fox" (2011), for example, is a fable about a writer and his dying...