| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Another larger-than-normal jackpot is bubbling over in Florida, and the good news about this one is that the winning ticket has to be sold in Florida.
The Florida Lotto jackpot is at $43 million for Wednesday night’s drawing. That’s easily...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:48 PM
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Lottery office says a Spearfish man has come forward to claim Wednesday night's Dakota Cash Jackpot prize.
Jake Barbarevech of Spearfish had one crumpled dollar bill left after buying his Powerball, Hot Lotto and Wild...
| Jul 20, 2013
Dear Readers: I'm marking my anniversary of writing the "Ask Amy" column, which debuted 10 years ago today. In honor of this, I'm rerunning the very first Q-and-A I ever tackled. I hope you'll agree that it's a classic.
Dear Amy: This is my first time...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Eight people were shot -- one fatally -- in a drive-by shooting in which two men fired on a group of people at a home in the Lawndale neighborhood Saturday evening, authorities said.
At least one of the shooters used a rifle and casings were recovered...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:38 PM
On Wednesday, the rainbow gay pride flag flew at the governor's residence by order Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The flagpole is shaped like a lower case "t" with the American flag at the top. The gay flag flew from one end of the lower crosspiece. On the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Every casino offers the most games possible allowable by state law; it's just that those laws are, well, a little confusing.
Just a quick tip, here: Not every casino offers the same games.
So, here we go:
If you go to a casino operated by the...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:09 PM
A new era for lottery players begins Wednesday, May 15, as Florida adds Mega Millions, yet another game to inspire dreams of cashing in and checking out.
Mega Millions ticket sales are starting at a good time. The nationwide game's current jackpot is...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:27 PM
I can't believe how lucky I am. When going through my unread emails from last week, I discovered I'm 970,000 euros richer! Apparently I hit the Mega Millions Super Lotto Plus & Email Sweepstakes in Madrid ... Benjamins for me......
| Jan 25, 2013
| 3:03 PM
This is what kind of roll the Ravens are on now: they've even inspired a love story. It's not a gauzy, Hallmark Channel tale, but a story of serendipity, fate and perseverance — and a football team at the center of it all.
It stars an Overlea...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:56 PM
El flamingo tiene una ligera sonrisa y el sol se ha puesto. El lunes la Lotería de Florida dio a conocer su nuevo logotipo “marcando los 25 años de logros, innovación, administración y ganancias”, según un comunicado de prensa.
| Jan 10, 2013
| 5:27 AM
She can afford to stop patting down sweaty passengers now if she wants to. But she says she's not going to quit her job.
Janet Reddick, 50, who works for the TSA at Miami International Airport, claimed the $16 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the...