| Jul 2, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Floridians with dreams of instant payoffs are generating record scratch for the Florida Lottery.
Lottery revenues for the fiscal year ending June 30 are up $180 million over last year, reaching a record $5.58 billion, with two-thirds of that money via...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Orencia Barzey can probably splurge on groceries – for the rest of her life.
Barzey, 37, of Lauderhill, claimed the $80 million Powerball jackpot from Saturday's drawing after buying her winning ticket at a convenience store in Plantation.
| Jun 22, 2015
| 12:50 PM
Everyday customers poured in and out of Best Value Food Store Monday, most unaware that it was the new home of the biggest lottery score ever in Broward County.
Saturday night's Powerball drawing yielded a single $80 million quick-pick winner, and the...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 5:49 AM
$80 million says it all.
You can't win the Florida lottery unless you play.
And one of our neighbors in Plantation did play and now stands to collect a fortune.
Lottery officials said the ticketholder matched the Powerball numbers drawn on Saturday....
| Jun 21, 2015
| 3:37 PM
The $80 million Powerball ticket was sold at a store in Plantation, according to the Florida Lottery.
Lottery officials said the ticketholder matched the Powerball numbers drawn on Saturday. The winning numbers are: 09-10-16-20-57, Powerball 15. The...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Arizona Lottery officials say the winner of the $188.9 million Powerball jackpot has come forward to claim the prize from the June 3 drawing.
The winner didn't want to be identified and lottery officials didn't release any details on the person's gender,...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 9:21 AM
A Staten Island plumber who's won a $136 million Powerball jackpot said Thursday he wants to keep working — but also plans to "relax a little more."
Anthony Perosi, 56, left his March 14 ticket pinned to the wall behind a basement pipe for six...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 2:58 PM
The state's lottery chief stood up and promoted rising sales of instant tickets, those wildly colorful scratch-off cards full of dollar signs and exclamation points.
"Our success story," said Gina T. Smith, acting director of the Lottery and Gaming...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 7:00 PM
No one hit the huge top prizes up for grabs in this weekend's Powerball and Mega Millions drawings. But there's still good news for a couple of Pennsylvania ticket holders.
A Powerball ticket sold in the state won $2 million in Saturday's drawing, while...
| May 28, 2015
| 7:43 PM
HARTFORD — Keno gambling will be part of the state budget "no matter what," said the co-chairman of the legislature's tax committee.
Rep. Jeffrey Berger, D-Waterbury, has been pushing hard for months for legalization of keno, an issue pitting...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:55 PM
A Powerball@ticket worth $2 million was sold in Whitehall Township on Saturday, the Pennsylvania Lottery said in a press release.
The ticket matched all five white balls drawn, 01-12-32-42-58, but not the red Powerball 12, to win a prize of $2 million,...