| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:23 AM
A Sunrise man claimed a $12 million Florida Lotto jackpot in Tallahassee Tuesday, the first Lotto win in Broward or Palm Beach county since a Davie woman won in September 2012.
Delroy Reid, 49, stepped forward on behalf of the Rolgini Revocable Trust....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:56 PM
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...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Sometime after Kulwinder Singh lands in India today, he will call his son Parmeet to let him know he arrived safely.
When he does, Parmeet will pick up the phone and say one of two things:
“Dad, what would you do with $1 million?”
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:08 AM
James Caldwell, of Orlando, claimed the $46 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the Dec. 18 drawing, lottery officials announced Tuesday morning.
Caldwell, who made the claim as manager of the trust BJewel LLC, chose to receive his winnings in a one-...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
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,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Dan, what do you think Jay Cutler will do when his contract is up? I think he plays out his contract and then leaves in free agency. If they use the franchise tag on him I wouldn't be surprised if he sits out a year rather than play behind this...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 3:00 AM
We have made it to Christmas week, and I’ve made it to a few days off to be with the family.
But that doesn’t mean we are going to shut down the bar completely – not with two weeks left in the NFL season and an empty tip jar just...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 1:56 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn hopes the state lottery will start letting Illinois residents buy tickets online by spring following a U.S. Justice Department ruling that the Internet sales are legal.
The governor expressed his support for the long-stalled plan Tuesday,...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:14 PM
Reggie Brown says he won't settle for being known only as the Barack Obama impersonator who was escorted off stage during a Republican conference Saturday night. Instead, Brown would prefer you think of him as the pre-eminent Faux-bama.
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:23 AM
A winning $29.5 million Lotto ticket in Wednesday's drawing was sold at a Speedway gas station in Tinley Park, the Illinois Lottery said.
The winning numbers: 04-19-30-33-51-52
The station is located at 7201 W. 183rd Street in the southwest suburb.
| Aug 3, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Everyone knows their local convenience store, where teenagers go in and buy slushies and adults pick up the occasional milk or pancake mix for the morning's breakfast. It is great to be able to quickly and easily get a cup of coffee, along with the...