| 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.
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:21 AM
Powerball and the Florida Lotto rolled over again Wednesday night.
Powerball numbers were: 4-19-28-29-47, with a Powerball of 5.
It'll be about $146 million for Saturday night's drawing.
Meanwhile, the Florida Lotto rolled over again, and is at $10...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:41 AM
A Tamarac couple might bring some good luck to a gas station that's up for sale.
Juan Herrera, 33, and Blanca Marcela, 34, claimed a $6 million Florida Lotto win in Tallahassee Wednesday from numbers drawn on Jan. 7. They bought their quick-pick...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 5:37 AM
Powerball was another miss Saturday night, rolling over to about $170 million for Wednesday night's drawing.
The Powerball numbers were: 5-33-41-54-59, with a Powerball of 13.
The Florida Lotto also was a rollover. The numbers: 20-32-34-41-42-45. It'...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:44 AM
There's drama abound as we approach a pivotal moment in America this week. The importance of the subject matter, however, will have far different opinions depending on who you ask.
Is it going to be Mitt or Newt? Tracy or Nelson?
Whoa, before all of you...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 3:29 AM
Well, this was the objective: Bigger jackpots.
Powerball's jackpot is now up to $200 million, following yet another rollover Wednesday night. No one had the winning numbers: 8-13-17-34-39 and a Powerball of 35.
This year, Powerball tickets increased...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Selected codes used by Baltimore-area police departments:
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY POLICE:
10-4 Acknowledgment (ok)
10-32 Man With Gun
10-39 Urgent---Use Lights/Siren
10-40 Silent Run---No Lights/Siren
10-45 Animal Carcass At...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Reinaldo Corrales, 52, of Hialeah claimed the $12 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the drawing held on Feb. 4.
Corrales chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $8,380,344.00. La Preferida Super Discount, located at 819 E....
| Feb 19, 2012
| 8:53 AM
Fantasy 5 proved a big winner in Miami-Dade County Saturday night, with two tickets each earning $145,150.99.
The numbers were: 1-2-10-23-27. The tickets were sold at: 7-Eleven, 17790 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach; and Tropical Supermarket, 6190 SW...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 5:43 AM
The Florida Lotto is on a hot streak in South Florida: A $3 million winning ticket was sold in Miami, lottery officials announced Thursday morning.
The ticket was purchased at Kwik Stop Food Store, 1451 NW 17th Ave., Miami. It was a quick pick.