| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:23 PM
While Marylanders are consumed with the debate over whether to allow a sixth casino and table games like poker and blackjack, the state is quietly moving ahead with an idea that could make gambling much more pervasive: Internet lottery sales. And in...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:36 PM
If the three Maryland public school educators want to hold onto a sense of normalcy after Tuesday's announcement that they are splitting a share of the record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot, experts say they should stay tight-lipped.
For now, "The...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 11:01 AM
For the first time ever, not only was a winning Powerball jackpot ticket sold in Maryland, but the sale was made from an Abingdon liquor store.
Wednesday night's drawing, numbers 3, 5, 18, 27, 54 and Power Ball 13, showed a winner, or winners, out of...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 11:29 AM
From the Maryland Lottery: "An excited Pennsylvania couple arrived at Lottery Headquarters today, accompanied by legal counsel, to claim their $128.8 million Powerball prize. The elated twosome, who chose to remain anonymous, had the only winning ticket...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:07 PM
A 79-year-old Havre de Grace man received an early Christmas present and became a very rich man Sunday, when he won a $1 million Powerball play, the Maryland Lottery said.
Jose Antonetti was the big winner of a second-tier Powerball prize, which he...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Someone in Maryland may still be able to claim their biggest Christmas present yet after last night's winning Powerball lottery numbers matched a ticket sold in Cecil County.
Carole Everett, the Maryland Lottery's director of communications, said it...
| May 10, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Of the four unclaimed second-tier, $250,000 Mega Millions lottery tickets that were sold in Maryland, two were bought at different stores in Bel Air, the Maryland Lottery said Wednesday.
The tickets were bought at Redner's Warehouse Market at 2126 N....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:20 PM
If Davon Johnson of West Baltimore hits Saturday's $325 million Powerball jackpot, he wouldn't be the sort of tycoon who blends into the crowd.
He'd hire a pair of bodyguards (California-based Platinum Protection Group charges $35 an hour for one unarmed...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Someone in New England is — knowingly or not — $336.4 million richer.
A person who purchased a ticket in Rhode Island for the multistate Powerball lottery won the jackpot Saturday but has not yet come forward to claim it, the Associated Press...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 1:28 PM
On Christmas morning, an unidentified man called the restaurant and liquor store Wesley's in Elkton and asked for the winning Powerball numbers.
When a clerk read the numbers over the phone, the mystery caller said, "Looks like I am the winner."
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:17 AM
Today's forecast calls for rain and a high temperature around 49 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 39 degrees with more rain tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
FROM LAST NIGHT...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:44 AM
A 21-year-old Parkville man received a 25-year sentence for the July 18, 2010 shooting death of Derrick Maxey Jr. in the parking lot of the American Legion Post on Bond Street in Bel Air.
Rakim Raid Muhammad pleaded guilty to second degree murder and use...