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.
Can The $1.5 Billion Powerball Jackpot Buy You Happiness?It is often said money can’t buy happiness, but you would be hard pressed to find many people buying Powerball tickets at Fuel City in Dallas Wednesday that believe it.
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!
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.
New Ways To Try To Win A Billion DollarsLottery players are taking over-the-top measures in the hopes of winning an off-the-chart Powerball jackpot.
Do Office Pools Increase Your Chance Of Winning Powerball?Powerball is breaking every record as the jackpot climbs higher, and North Texans are starting to get together with coworkers, family, or friends to try and pool their luck.
Some Key Numbers About The Giant Powerball DrawingEnthusiastic ticket-buyers have pushed the record Powerball jackpot to $900 million for Saturday night's drawing.
Powerball Jackpot Up To $800 MillionAccording to the Texas Lottery, the Powerball jackpot has jumped up to an estimated $800 million.
Ways To Improve Your Powerball OddsThe record-breaking $700 million Powerball jackpot is the stuff of dreams, but it all boils down to math. Saturday night's drawing is a numbers game that gives players good reason to brush up on their algebra.
Powerball Jackpot Rises To $700 MillionA lottery official says the estimated prize for this weekend's Powerball drawing is the largest jackpot of any lottery game in U.S. history.
Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $675 MillionA lottery official said that the estimated prize for this weekend's Powerball drawing is the largest jackpot of any lottery game in U.S. history. Saturday's drawing will be worth about $675 million.