| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Maybe those new I-595 Express Lanes led you to Naples in the past few days, and maybe you stopped in a convenience store and bought a Powerball ticket.
If you bought the right one, you won $148.8 million.
Powerball has hit again in Florida, this...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:46 PM
One person in Tennessee is about $259.8 million richer after picking the winning numbers in the Powerball lottery drawing.
The winning numbers drawn for the multi-state lottery's jackpot are 14, 18, 25, 33, 49, powerball 23. The Tennessee lottery...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Unless you are a direct descendant of Rip Van Winkle, you know that my hometown of Detroit is mired in the largest-ever municipal bankruptcy. As a crack financial journalist, I monitor the situation intensely, in case the city suddenly remembers it left a...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Eleven stores are being investigated for criminal activity regarding their lottery operations, and have temporarily lost their right to sell tickets, Florida Lottery officials said Thursday.
Lottery employees have removed equipment and turned off game...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Florida Lotto players are experiencing their second slump in as many years, and it’s close to tying a record.
No one has correctly picked the six numbers since Jan. 18, meaning there have been 34 draws without a big winner. The record is 35...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 9:05 AM
A winning second-tier $1 million ticket for Saturday night's Powerball drawing was sold at the Maryland House on I-95 in Aberdeen, according to the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency.
Late last year, the lottery adjusted its rules, which...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:17 AM
One lucky lottery player made off pretty well in Severn for Wednesday night's drawing.
A $1 million second-tier Powerball ticket was sold at Telegraph Liquors, at 7741 Telegraph Road, according to the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency.
| Dec 31, 2013
Every casino offers the most games possible allowable by state law; it's just that those laws are, well, a little confusing.
Just a quick tip, here: Not every casino offers the same games.
So, here we go:
If you go to a casino operated by the...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 3:57 AM
Powerball is getting up there again: Saturday night's rollover pushes the jackpot to about $208 million for Wednesday night's drawing.
The numbers were: 11-16-33-40-41, with a Powerball of 34. No one has won since Dec. 26, 2012.
| Feb 10, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Two west Broward 7-Elevens yielded Fantasy 5 winners from Saturday night's drawing.
The venues: 1799 N. University Drive, Plantation; 8201 N. Pine Island Road, Tamarac. The numbers were 1-3-16-18-25 and the payout was $92,069.38. A third winner was...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Annissa Ramdeo, 34, of West Park, claimed a $1 million Powerball prize from Saturday’s drawing.
The winning numbers from the draw were 5-6-16-36-58, and the Powerball was 3.
Ramdeo (pictured with her husband) purchased her winning ticket...