Should Lottery Winners' Names Be Secret? States Debate IssueIt's becoming increasingly possible for big winners to hide their identity, and lottery executives are trying to strike a balance between ensuring privacy and safety while still proving to the public that real people can win.
$1 Million Powerball Tickets Sold In Dallas, DecaturNo one in the Lone Star State took home the big $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. But four Texans, two in the metroplex, will walk away with $1 million for matching all five numbers.
Powerball: Why Your Odds Of Winning Went Up - Or DownYeah, yeah, you're planning your Powerball jackpot press conference like an Academy Award acceptance speech -- but not so fast!
Police Rescue Fort Worth Man From 7-Foot HoleThe 67-year-old man was walking to a store to buy a lottery ticket when he fell.
Powerball Prize Invites Myths, Misconceptions About LotteryWith up to $1.4 billion at stake in Wednesday's Powerball, questions about the drawing seem to be as abundant as the convenience-store kiosks offering tickets for the record-breaking jackpot.
Things To Know About The Growing $450 Million Powerball JackpotPlayers will have a chance Wednesday night at an estimated $450 million Powerball jackpot, making it the biggest lottery prize in nearly a year.
Fiscal 2015 Was A Record-Breaking Year For The Texas LotteryOfficials with the Texas Lottery say "you" are to thank for breaking a record. During the fiscal year 2015, the Texas Lottery recorded $4.529 billion in gross sales.
A Lottery Player's Fantasy Come True -- Scratch-Off & Sniff TicketsPeople buying scratch-off tickets dream that they'll soon be smelling money. But with the new 'BBQ Bucks" scratch-off players actually smell pork.
Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery TicketA man who mistakenly bought the wrong lottery ticket is $30,000 wealthier.
Mystery Lottery Case Delayed, Lotteries Heighten SecurityThe fraud trial for a former lottery worker accused of fixing a lotto game in an attempt to win a $14 million jackpot was delayed Monday, but officials said the case has prompted them to heighten security.
$12 Million Lotto Texas Jackpot Still Unclaimed The winning ticket from the January 1 Lotto Texas drawing still hasn't been presented and as the deadline looms for its redemption, the drawing's grand prize of $12 million remains unclaimed.
Texans Dish Out Dough Hoping To Be The Next Multi-MillionaireAll it took as a dollar and a dream. Just minutes ago, the Mega Millions drawing may have helped someone turn a single ticket into some $636 million.