| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Continuing a trend in recent years of massive jackpots, the Mega Millions lottery jackpot is nearing a $300 million payout for a drawing this week.
Four times this year, the Powerball jackpot has passed the $300 million mark. Mega Millions has not had a...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:05 AM
If you played the Mega Millions lottery at the Magothy Inn recently, double-check your ticket.
The Pasadena pub, located at 546 Center Street, sold a second-tier winning $1 million ticket.
Paul Paesch, owner of Magothy Inn, said Wednesday he had "no...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:51 AM
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...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:49 PM
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...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:09 PM
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.
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:39 AM
There is a 50 percent chance someone from Harford County will win tickets to Baltimore Ravens home games for the next 20 years.
Two Bel Air residents - Cheryl Rice and Vernon Miller Jr. - are among four finalists from the greater Baltimore area who...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The drawing for the sixth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history will be held Wednesday night, with $400 million on the line.
No winner has been picked in the Powerball lottery since a $71.5 million Christmas Day win in Missouri, state lottery...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $400 million after no one won Saturday night's drawing.
The multistate lottery's jackpot has been building since late last year. The lottery is played in Washington, D.C., the Virgin Islands and 43 states including...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Vernon Miller Jr.'s mouth dropped. He was quite literally speechless when he saw his name appear on the Jumbotron at M&T Bank Stadium on Friday morning.
Miller, a 74-year old Bel Air resident, had just found out he won a pair of club level seats to...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:41 AM
If you purchased a Mega Millions lottery ticket in Essex for Tuesday night's drawing, you could be waking up a whole lot richer.
A million dollar second-tier ticket was sold at 7-Eleven, at 25 Eastern Boulevard, according to a news release from the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:45 PM
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...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:19 AM
The ever-growing Mega Millions lottery jackpot stands at the second-largest in U.S. history ahead of Tuesday night's drawing amid a flurry of last-minute ticket sales.
Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot has increased to $636 million, Maryland Lottery...