| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:54 AM
The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday's drawing jumped to $400 million after no players matched all six numbers drawn Tuesday night.
Five players, two in Ohio and one each in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Jersey, matched the first five numbers...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Dec 10 (Reuters) - The fourth-largest jackpot in the history
of the Mega Millions lottery will be up for grabs on Tuesday,
when numbers will be drawn for a top prize of $344 million.
No one has won the jackpot in more than two months,
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:01 AM
The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday's drawing has an estimated annuity value of $344 million.
Although no one hit all six winning numbers Friday, four tickets worth $1 million each were sold in Illinois, Ohio and Washington.
This is the fourth...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Vet gets a new home
During an event on Friday, veteran Johnathan Jackson will receive the keys to this house and move in without paying a dime. The gift comes from Homes For Our Troops, a national nonprofit group, which builds homes for qualified wounded...
| 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...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:36 PM
California Lottery officials are projecting a jackpot of about $400 million for Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing, the third-largest prize this year and fifth-largest in U.S. lottery history.
In prior big jackpot situations, frenzied ticket...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Less than six weeks after a $425-million Powerball drawing sparked lotto fever across Southern California, another massive jackpot awaits players on Wednesday.
California lottery officials are estimating that Wednesday night’s draw will reach at...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:15 AM
It's a big weekend for lottery players.
The Mega Millions jackpot is up to an estimated $119 million for Friday night's 11 p.m. drawing. Powerball is around $317 million for Saturday's 10:59 drawing. Final numbers will be based on last-minute sales....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:53 AM
Fast-food restaurants push combo meals, phone companies bundle service and, now, the Florida Lottery offers its version of a package deal.
With the $5 Jackpot Combo, players get tickets for Powerball, Florida Lotto with Xtra and Mega Millions. All are...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:21 AM
The longest dry spell in Florida Lotto history is over: One winning ticket, with the numbers 11-24-36-45-46-47 hit for $59 million Saturday night.
Alas, it was sold in central Florida. The vendor was 7-Eleven, 12298 Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Mega Millions, the multi-state lottery game sold in Florida and most of the United States, is bumping up its starting jackpots, starting Oct. 19.
The top prize will starts at $15 million, up from $12 million, and will grow by at least $5 million...