Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $510 Million, 8th LargestThe Powerball jackpot has climbed to an estimated $510 million, making it one of the largest in U.S. history.
Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Both Top $300M For First TimeFor the first time ever, both the Powerball and Mega Millions lottery jackpots have risen to more than $300 million simultaneously.
FBI Missed Texas Judge’s Role In Rigged Lottery Jackpot SchemeAn inquiry into the winnings of a Texas judge stands out as a missed chance to stop a jackpot rigging scandal that would corrupt the $70 billion lottery industry for years while enriching a tiny group of insiders.
Mastermind Of Lottery Fraud Will Tell How He Rigged JackpotsA plea agreement means a lottery computer programmer will tell investigators how he used his position to rig state jackpots and he and his brother, a former Texas judge, will repay $3 million in prizes they improperly claimed.
Mega Millions Ticket Price Going Up, Odds of Winning Going DownIf you’re lottery game of choice has been Mega Millions simply because the tickets were cheaper than Powerball, well… The price of Mega Millions lottery tickets is doubling.
Innocent Move Costs Man $100,000 JackpotJan Flato was having no luck at a video poker machine so he asked his friend to press the button for hopefully better luck.
Announcement Set After $435M Powerball Jackpot ClaimedHoosier Lottery officials aren't saying yet whether the holder of a $435.3 million Powerball ticket sold in Indiana last month will speak publicly about the jackpot.
Winning Numbers Drawn For $435 Million Powerball JackpotThe winning Powerball numbers have been drawn for the jackpot that climbed above $400 million for the first time in nearly three months.
Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Fraud In Lottery Scandal CaseA Texas businessman has pleaded guilty to fraud and admitted to helping a lottery computer technician cash jackpots in a multi-state number-fixing scheme that netted $2 million.
Texas Lottery Announces Record $5B In Fiscal 2016 SalesYou can't win if you don't play and apparently a lot of folks are playing! The Texas Lottery has topped more than $5 billion in annual sales for the first time since the various games began.
No Winner Last Night, Powerball Jackpot Now At $478 MillionYes, you have to get up and go into work today! No one matched the jackpot-winning numbers in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing.
Powerball Jackpot $422 Million After Months Without WinnerThe Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize.