| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:27 PM
It's really not a surprise that the Florida Lottery broke records for most sales in a day and most sales in a week, but here are the numbers:
Floridians spent $49.7 million last Wednesday (Nov. 28) on lottery tickets, with $35.8 million of that for...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:51 AM
It's a great time to be a lottery player in Florida: Powerball is at $360 million and rising, the highest it has been since last year’s record $587 million. Meanwhile, at 6 a.m. Wednesday, Mega Millions tickets will go on sale in Florida for the...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Now, this is what a good daughter does: Magali Prins Nogueira, of Miami Beach, claimed the $16 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the drawing held on March 30.
How'd she get the ticket?
Her daughter gave it to her as a gift, according to lottery...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:28 AM
A La Crescenta man has one million more reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving holiday.
Tigran Zargaryan won the $1-million top prize after buying a $10-Fortune Lotto ticket at Christie’s Liquor at 3040 Foothill Blvd. in La Crescenta,...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 3:57 AM
Powerball players once again were shut out of the main jackpot -- pushing the top prize to about $425 million for the next drawing -- the largest jackpot ever for the game.
The jackpot was at an estimated $325 million going into Saturday night's...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:12 AM
DEARBORN, Mo. -- "I think we're going to have a pretty good Christmas," Cindy Hill joked Friday, just minutes after a Missouri lottery official announced that Hill and her family had won half of the record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot.
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:49 AM
When things break right for the Ravens, they really break right.
Less than 24 hours after their most exciting win of the season -- the 16-13 overtime victory over San Diego highlighted by Ray Rice’s electrifying (and game-saving) 30-yard catch-...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:15 AM
South Florida is starting to get its hands on that raffle money.
The 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle, which will produce a $1 million winner for six weeks through Dec. 24, yielded a winner Monday who bought a ticket in Miami. The exact location:...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:58 AM
A gas station with very little history of success had a big score Monday night: The County Line Mobil, 4090 S. State Road 7, Miramar, sold a Fantasy 5 ticket worth $190,928.69.
It was the lone winner Monday night and the ticket was a Quick Pick.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Powerball and even the Florida Lotto don't guarantee a millionaire each week, but a raffle game that began this week in Florida does -- for the next six weeks.
The 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle launched Friday and tickets for the first raffle...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Think of all the Black Friday shopping this could cover: Powerball has now moved up to at least $250 million, following another rollover Saturday night.
The numbers were 3-15-27-58-59, with a Powerball of 20. The jackpot, which hasn't been hit since...