| 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...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:30 AM
The owner of a $1 million winning Powerball ticket purchased in Westminster has come forward to claim her prize, but she doesn't expect the money to lead to significant changes in her family's life, according to the Maryland Lottery.
Described as "a...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:47 AM
After a few months without a massive jackpot, the national Powerball drawing is again gaining steam, raising its prize to $300 million ahead of Saturday's drawing.
Maryland is one of 43 states, along with Washington and the Virgin Islands, that...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Three years ago, Republicans running for statewide office got trounced, with their top candidate, former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., winning less than 42 percent in his rematch with Gov. Martin O'Malley. Nobody else got more than 39 percent, and the GOP...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:08 AM
The Powerball jackpot has swelled to $400 million after no one won the latest drawing Saturday.
Just a few days ago, the jackpot was an estimated $300 million. No one has hit a winning number in the Powerball lottery since June 23, when a ticket holder...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot was raised to $425 million, Maryland lottery officials said Tuesday, which marks the fourth largest jackpot ever.
The jackpot will have a $244.7 million cash option, and is not expected to go up again before the drawing....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:06 PM
It could be anyone's lucky day.
That's what plenty of Maryland Lottery ticket buyers have been hoping, as they drive up ticket sales waiting on a Powerball estimated at $425 million.
Harford County has seen a spike in lottery purchases as the...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:54 AM
One lucky Powerball player in Maryland is among those raking in the cash after Wednesday night's $448 million jackpot drawing, according to Maryland Lottery officials.
His or her second-tier take is a cool $1 million, officials said.
The ticket was...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:51 AM
A $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold in a Westminster convenience store, the Maryland lottery announced Friday.
The High's Dairy Store on Railroad Avenue in Westminster sold the ticket, which claimed a second tier $1 million prize in Wednesday...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Two winning Powerball tickets — one from Baltimore City, one from Calvert County, and each with a second-tier prize of $1 million — were pulled from Wednesday night's drawing, said the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency on Thursday....
| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:39 AM
If you bought a lottery ticket for the Powerball drawing on Saturday in Dundalk or Taneytown, you might be $1 million richer.
The Maryland Lottery announced Monday that two second-tier Powerball tickets worth $1 million were bought in the state —...
| May 19, 2013
| 10:25 AM
A single winning ticket for a record Powerball lottery jackpot worth $590.5 million was sold in Florida, organizers said late Saturday, but there was no word about who won.
The winning numbers from Saturday night's drawing were: 10, 13, 14, 22 and 52,...