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  • Poor sales sink Monopoly Millionaires' Club lottery

    Poor sales sink Monopoly Millionaires' Club lottery
    The first new multistate lottery game in a dozen years offered three ways to win, touted a $25 million jackpot and attempted to capitalize on the popularity of the Monopoly board game brand. After 10 drawings, it's game over. The Monopoly...
  • Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in Allentown

    Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in Allentown
    A Powerball ticket worth $1 million from Wednesday night's drawing was sold at a 7-Eleven store in South Allentown, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. The ticket, which matched all five white balls but not the Powerball, was sold at the 1801 S....
  • $2M Powerball ticket purchased in Hampden

    $2M Powerball ticket purchased in Hampden
    The lucky winner of a $2 million Powerball prize bought their ticket at a liquor story on The Avenue in Hampden, state lottery officials said. The second-tier winning ticket was purchased for Wednesday night's drawing at Keller's Liquors on West 36th...
  • Washington state woman wins $90 million Powerball jackpot on first try

    Washington state woman wins $90 million Powerball jackpot on first try
    A Washington state woman on Thursday claimed a $90 million Powerball lottery jackpot after buying a ticket for the first time, and said she would quit her job at plane maker Boeing Co and buy a new Subaru. Lisa Quam, who bought her ticket at a grocery...
  • Housing should not be left to chance

    Housing should not be left to chance
    Over a nine-day period at the end of October, as covered admirably by The Sun's Yvonne Wenger, nearly 74,000 low-income households in Baltimore enrolled through a Housing Authority website for the chance to secure one of 25,000 spots on a Section 8...
  • Report: Millions unclaimed in lottery winnings

    Report: Millions unclaimed in lottery winnings
    As the Mega Millions jackpot grows to $321 million for the Tuesday, Nov. 4 drawing, and the Powerball jackpot stands at $178 million for the Wednesday, Nov. 5 drawing, CNN reports that "$2.04 billion went unclaimed in 2013 alone." Read the report here,...
  • Mayo: Where does lottery money go? Here's your answer

    Mayo: Where does lottery money go? Here's your answer
    “Why do schools need more money? What happened to all that gambling dough supposedly going toward education? Where does all that lottery and slots money go?” With an $800 million school bond measure that would hike property taxes on the...
  • The 5 biggest American lottery jackpots ever

    The 5 biggest American lottery jackpots ever
    The Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries have teamed up to provide some eye-popping winnings. Here are the Top 5 jackpots they've produced. 1. $656 million, March 30, 2012, Mega Millions 2. $648 million, Dec. 17, 2013, Mega Millions 3. $591...
  • Lottery sales surpass $5 billion for first time

    Lottery sales surpass $5 billion for first time
    California's lottery is on a winning streak. For the first time in its almost three-decade history, wagers at the state's gambling enterprise broke the $5-billion mark for the year that ended June 30. Revenues rose 13% over the previous year,...
  • Pa. scratching the lottery itch with bigger jackpots

    Pa. scratching the lottery itch with bigger jackpots
    Everyone loves those bazillion-dollar jackpots that pop up in the lottery now and again, but those bring out a lot of starry-eyed amateurs and you can bet the hard-core players view them as the French view American tourists — good for the bottom...
  • Powerball sales in Maryland decline 41 percent

    Powerball sales in Maryland decline 41 percent
    Powerball sales fell 40.8 percent in Maryland in September compared to the same month a year earlier, according to information provided to the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission at its monthly meeting. State sales of the game last month were...