| 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...
| May 20, 2013
| 3:14 AM
One ticket sold in Florida has matched all six numbers for a record Powerball jackpot of more than $590 million, according to the Powerball website.
The winning numbers in Saturday night's Powerball drawing were: 10, 13, 14, 22, 52 with a Powerball of...
| May 17, 2013
| 9:22 AM
It's now the largest amount of money any Floridian has had a chance to win: the Powerball jackpot rose to at least $600 million, lottery officials said this afternoon. The drawing is Saturday night.
The previous high had been $587.7 million, drawn on...
| May 16, 2013
| 11:59 AM
OK, we're at that time when the jackpot grows exponentially: The jackpot for Powerball has soared more than $200 million since Wednesday night's drawing -- and it's approaching the all-time record.
Powerball, the game played in 43 states, hasn't hit...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:09 PM
A new era for lottery players begins Wednesday, May 15, as Florida adds Mega Millions, yet another game to inspire dreams of cashing in and checking out.
Mega Millions ticket sales are starting at a good time. The nationwide game's current jackpot is...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is at $400 million. Do you still need an excuse to buy a ticket? We have one!
But first let's make it clear: You should probably never play the lottery. With odds like 1 in 175 million, a $2 Powerball ticket is...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:47 AM
After a few months without a massive jackpot, the national Powerball drawing is again gaining steam, raising its prize to $300 million ahead of Saturday's drawing.
Maryland is one of 43 states, along with Washington and the Virgin Islands, that...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:08 AM
The Powerball jackpot has swelled to $400 million after no one won the latest drawing Saturday.
Just a few days ago, the jackpot was an estimated $300 million. No one has hit a winning number in the Powerball lottery since June 23, when a ticket holder...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot was raised to $425 million, Maryland lottery officials said Tuesday, which marks the fourth largest jackpot ever.
The jackpot will have a $244.7 million cash option, and is not expected to go up again before the drawing....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The Powerball jackpot has swelled to a whopping $425 million, the third-highest total ever.
The prize, which could be claimed as soon as Wednesday, hasn’t yet surpassed the record $590.5-million jackpot claimed in May by an 84-year-old Florida...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:05 PM
A Powerball jackpot is again soaring into record territory, hitting $425 million as of Tuesday morning, California Lottery officials said.
Since California joined the game in April, lottery spokesman Alex Traverso said, enormous jackpots have become...