| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:06 PM
The public fascination with who won the record $587.5 million Powerball jackpot turned to Maryland on Friday, as reports surfaced that a customer at an Upper Marlboro gas station claimed he had the coveted winning ticket.
Negassi Ghebre, acting...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:41 AM
The jackpot for the multistate Powerball lottery has grown to $325 million, after another drawing passed Wednesday night with no big winner.
The next numbers will be drawn Saturday night. The jackpot prize has a cash value of about $212.8 million, and...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Nobody won Saturday's $325 million Powerball jackpot Saturday night, setting up a $425 million-plus jackpot for Wednesday night's drawing that has even casual lottery players ready to take the plunge.
"I only play when it gets big," Linthicum's Charlie...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:37 AM
The jackpot for the Powerball lottery soared on Wednesday to a record $550 million and could increase again by the time the winning numbers are drawn on Wednesday, a lottery official said.
The payout jumped nearly $200 million due to brisk ticket sales...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Ade George has already finished his Christmas shopping online, but while sitting on a bench at the Towson Town Center mall on Wednesday, Nov. 28, the Upper Marlboro resident and his friends were texting about a way to make it feel like Christmas every...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Saturday's Powerball jackpot has rolled up to $214 million after a $50 million Delaware winner in early October.
The last Maryland winner of the Powerball jackpot was a Cecil county couple who won $128.8 million on Christmas eve. That was the second-...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 4:22 AM
Lots to do this weekend. Who's going out to eat?Everyone has an Aries friend or partner who is expecting TONS OF ATTENTION for his or her birthday. (Tip: Don't spend anything on Aries gifts or dinners -- just make a......
| Sep 13, 2011
| 1:56 PM
An Abingdon couple has stepped forward to claim the first Powerball Jackpot in Maryland, a state lottery spokesperson confirmed Tuesday.
The lucky winners of the $107 million jackpot have not been publicly identified, however.
The Sept. 7 drawing showed...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:47 PM
The Maryland Lottery broke a sales record for the 14th consecutive year in fiscal 2011, generating $1.7 billion in sales, the agency said Monday. The lottery contributed $519 million to the state's general fund, an increase of $8.86 million over the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:36 AM
The total jackpot for Friday's drawing is estimated at $291 million. Got itchy palms, yet?
Floridians will race to convenience stores and gas stations alike tonight in hopes of buying the golden ticket for the nearly $300-million Mega Millions prize....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Linh Nguyen, 48, of Delray Beach, claimed a $2 million Powerball prize from the drawing held on Nov. 20.
The winning numbers were 04-18-23-32-45 and the Powerball was 07.
The winning ticket was purchased from Publix located at 8340 Jog Road in...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:25 AM
(Reuters) - Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating bigger and faster-growing jackpots boosted the potential top prize for Friday's drawing to an estimated $230 million, but no winning ticket had been sold, pushing higher the potential haul,...