Powerball

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Texas Has Its First Powerball Jackpot Winner

In the tiny Texas town of Bells, a $40 million Powerball ticket was sold in last night’s drawing.

05/30/2013

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Powerball Ticket Sales Soar

Americans held there collective breaths Saturday night, hoping they had the winning ticket in a $600 million dollar Powerball drawing. Here are the winning numbers: 22-10-13-14-52 | Powerball number 11 for Saturday, May 18, 2013. Did you win?

05/18/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Soars To $475 Million

A message early Thursday on the multistate lottery’s website said the jackpot has soared to $475 million after none of the tickets sold matched all the winning numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing.

05/16/2013

A woman fills out her Mega Millions lottery ticket. (credit: Getty Images/Tim Boyle)

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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Dallas Convenience Store Sells $1M Powerball Ticket

Nobody in Texas won the $580 million dollar Powerball jackpot. But, four people in Texas won a million dollars for getting five of the six numbers right. And, one of those people bought their winning ticket from a convenience store in Dallas.

CBS 11–11/29/2012

Powerball Jackpot Reaches A Record $550 Million

2 Tickets Strike Gold In Record Powerball Jackpot

The richest Powerball jackpot ever _ and the second-largest top prize in U.S. lottery history _ has been won. The question now becomes: Who are the lucky winners waking up to new lives as multimillionaires?

11/29/2012

A lottery player selects her numbers on a Powerball ticket. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Powerball: What Are The Odds?

Powerball fever has hit North Texas. The estimated jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing has jumped from $425 million to $500 million — that’s half a billion dollars — making it the second richest lottery jackpot in United States history.

11/28/2012

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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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Record Powerball Result Of Changes To Boost Sales

The historic Powerball jackpot boosted to $500 million on Tuesday was all part of a plan lottery officials put in place early this year to build jackpots faster, drive sales and generate more money for states that run the game.

11/27/2012

A lottery player selects her numbers on a Powerball ticket. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Cost Of Playing Powerball Doubles, Jackpots Increase

Plan on digging deeper in your wallet to play the multi-state lottery game Powerball. Beginning yesterday, the price of a Powerball ticket doubled from $1 to $2.

01/16/2012

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