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A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Better odds, bigger jackpots planned for Mega Millions

    Better odds, bigger jackpots planned for Mega Millions
    Mega Millions players in Maryland will see jackpots and their odds of winning increase under a new rollout of the popular multi-state game that will debut Tuesday. According to lottery officials, changes to the Mega Millions game includes jackpots...
  • State 'concerned' about Caesars allegations

    State 'concerned' about Caesars allegations
    Maryland gambling control officials said Tuesday they're "concerned" about allegations in other states involving the company building Baltimore's casino, Caesars Entertainment Corp. Caesars said Monday that one of its Las Vegas businesses is the subject...
  • Winning lottery ticket sold in Clinton worth $1 million

    Winning lottery ticket sold in Clinton worth $1 million
    A $1 million, second-tier Mega Millions ticket has been sold at a 7-Eleven in Clinton, said Maryland Lottery officials on Wednesday morning. Maryland Lottery spokeswoman Carole Everett said that the winning ticket was a manual pick, meaning that the...
  • Maryland Lottery looking for Powerball, Bonus Match 5 winners

    Maryland Lottery looking for Powerball, Bonus Match 5 winners
    If you played the lottery this weekend, take a closer look at your ticket because you may have won big. The Maryland Lottery is searching for three winners who purchased Powerball and Bonus Match 5 tickets for the Saturday drawing. The $1 million...
  • Casino funds increase, state funds decrease to Harford schools

    Casino funds increase, state funds decrease to Harford schools
    More money has been rolling into casinos in Maryland, but changes would have to be made at the legislative level for a larger cut to go to schools. Casinos brought in slightly more than $900 million in revenue since the first establishment, Hollywood...
  • Powerball jackpot balloons to $400 million

    Powerball jackpot balloons to $400 million
    The Powerball jackpot ballooned to $400 million after no one won the latest drawing on Saturday, the fourth time this year that lottery's jackpot has passed the $300 million mark. Massive lottery jackpots have become more common in recent years. So...
  • Drawing tonight for $400 million Powerball jackpot

    Drawing tonight for $400 million Powerball jackpot
    Powerball players have a 1-in-175 million chance of winning the fifth largest lottery jackpot in history – a whopping $400 million – in the drawing Wednesday night. Massive lottery jackpots have become more common in recent years, perhaps...
  • Penn National clears a hurdle needed to bid for Prince George's casino

    Penn National clears a hurdle needed to bid for Prince George's casino
    Penn National Gaming Inc. took another step Thursday toward being able to bid for a casino license in Prince George's County after Maryland gaming officials approved a corporate restructuring for the owner of Hollywood Casino Perryville. The state...
  • Winning $189 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Maryland

    Winning $189 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Maryland
    When Sukhwinder Singh got the call at 6 a.m. Wednesday that his Dash In convenience store in Severn had sold a winning $189 million Mega Millions jackpot ticket, his reaction was understandable. "I thought it was somebody joking with me," said the...
  • Poker tables open at Rocky Gap Casino

    Poker tables open at Rocky Gap Casino
    Poker tables opened Friday at Rocky Gap Casino Resort near Cumberland in Western Maryland, state lottery officials said. Stephen Martino, director of the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency, signed an operations license for poker Friday after a...
  • Anne Arundel school board approves third Monarch school deal

    Less than a week after the Baltimore-based Children's Guild started construction on a new school in Anne Arundel County scheduled to open in August, the nonprofit received formal approval from the county Board of Education to move forward with plans for...
  • Winner of $189 million Mega Millions jackpot claims prize

    Winner of $189 million Mega Millions jackpot claims prize
    The winner of last week's $189 million Mega Millions jackpot hid the winning ticket in an unplugged lamp for more than a week before claiming the prize, lottery officials said Friday. The man, who lives in Anne Arundel County but is remaining anonymous,...