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  • $1 million Powerball ticket sold in Howard County

    $1 million Powerball ticket sold in Howard County
    A customer at a Howard County 7-Eleven bought a $1 million Powerball ticket for Saturday's drawing, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency said Monday. The second-tier ticket matched all five winning numbers, but not the Powerball number. The...
  • Multi-Match lottery jackpot has reached $2.75 million

    Multi-Match lottery jackpot has reached $2.75 million
    The in-state Multi-Match lottery jackpot has reached $2.75 million, state lottery officials said Thursday. Drawings for the in-state game average around half a million and rarely rise to $1 million, said lottery spokeswoman Carole Everett. While it'...
  • Skokie resident wins $30,000 in lottery

    Skokie resident wins $30,000 in lottery
    A Skokie resident has won $30,000 playing the Illinois Lottery's Powerball game, according to the Illinois Lottery. The announcement comes only a week or so after another Skokie resident was a $250,000 instant winner playing the Illinois Lottery's...
  • Lottery Chief: Keno Players Tend To Be More Educated

    Lottery Chief: Keno Players Tend To Be More Educated
    Lawmakers clashed Wednesday over keno - the on-again, off-again gambling game that has been controversial at the legislature for years. The tax-writing finance committee conducted a public hearing on a measure to institute keno as a revenue raiser in...
  • Lawmakers Clash Over Keno Gambling At Hearing

    Lawmakers Clash Over Keno Gambling At Hearing
    HARTFORD — Lawmakers clashed again Wednesday over keno, the on-again, off-again gambling game that has been debated at the legislature for years. The finance committee conducted the first public hearing on the issue this year, a step toward...
  • After Christie's privatization, N.J. lottery missing targets

    WASHINGTON— When Gov. Chris Christie privatized New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games. Instead, a lottery once ranked among the nation's top performers is lagging for the second...
  • Lottery gift and a new playhouse: Chicago theater talks about money

    Lottery gift and a new playhouse: Chicago theater talks about money
    In the Chicago theater, a paucity of financial resources is often a point of pride, even part of the town's aesthetic. But it's also a reason to complain. In the minds of some theater artists, the situation in arts funding mirrors the growing inequalities...
  • Powerball jackpot winner pays for Steppenwolf and Goodman plays

    Powerball jackpot winner pays for Steppenwolf and Goodman plays
    NEW YORK - Last June, a man named Roy Cockrum walked into a Kroger supermarket to buy a Powerball ticket. He won the largest lottery jackpot in the history of Tennessee: $259 million, which he took in the form of a lump-sum, after-taxes payment of $115...
  • Powerball ticket worth $2 million sold in Philadelphia

    Powerball ticket worth $2 million sold in Philadelphia
    MIDDLETOWN - One Powerball ticket worth $2 million was sold in Philadelphia for the Wednesday, March 18, drawing. The ticket matched all five white balls drawn, 14-25-30-33-47, but not the red Powerball 08, to win a prize of $2 million, less 25...
  • $1-million Powerball ticket lost: 'I would probably punch somebody'

    $1-million Powerball ticket lost: 'I would probably punch somebody'
    A man who purchased a winning $1-million Powerball ticket kissed his fortune goodbye as the deadline to claim the prize passed Thursday. Why didn’t he claim the prize? He lost the ticket. But he did win a lot of sympathy. “He’s a...
  • Public schools see windfall after $1-million lotto prize goes unclaimed

    Public schools see windfall after $1-million lotto prize goes unclaimed
    California public schools just won the lottery -- sort of. The Powerball winner seen above failed to claim his $1-million prize by 5 p.m. Thursday, officials said. The winner purchased the Powerball ticket at Rosemead Supermarket in the 8800 block...