| 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-...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:42 AM
The Powerball jackpot reached an estimated $250 million, after no winner emerged from Saturday night's drawing.
The cash value is $166.8 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association. The game is played in 42 states, the District of Columbia...
| 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...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
A Waldorf man almost waited too long but has finally claimed his $200,000 Powerball winnings more than five months after buying the lucky ticket, the Maryland lottery reported Monday.
Michael Halmon, a 49-year-old father of six who drives a United Parcel...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:39 PM
A lucky person holds the winning ticket for Wednesday night's Powerball drawing — the first jackpot winner sold in Maryland, according to state lottery officials.
The ticket was sold at Wine World, in the 400 block of Constant Friendship Blvd. in...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:07 PM
The Harford County couple who recently won the multi-state Powerball jackpot has not gone public, but they did receive their winnings, according to state lottery officials.
Their check worked out to about 40 percent of what the Powerball publicity...