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Dallas Woman Claims $202M Powerball Prize Sold In St. Louis

A Dallas, Texas woman has claimed a $202.6 million Powerball jackpot prize after buying the winning ticket at a St. Louis newsstand.

11/17/2014

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Texans Have A Double Dose Of Lottery Fever

North Texans are coming down with a double dose of lottery fever this week.

CBSDFW.COM–05/14/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $550 Million

The record Powerball jackpot keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount. In Texas alone early $7 million worth of Powerball tickets were sold before 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

11/28/2012

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Mega Millions Jackpot Increases To $640 Million

Lottery officials say they are increasing the Mega Millions lottery jackpot to $640 million, raising what was already a world-record prize.

03/30/2012

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Lotto Office Pools Can Cause Problems

The largest jackpot in U.S. history is enticing more people to pool their money with friends or co-workers to buy tickets for Friday’s MegaMillions drawing.

03/29/2012