Who Buys Lottery Tickets? Those Who Can Least Afford ThemSmall lottery wagers add up, and they might be better spent on setting aside money for a rainy day, since a quarter of Americans don't have emergency savings.
Winner Of $533 Million Mega Millions Jackpot To Be RevealedNew Jersey lottery officials are about to reveal who won a $533 million Mega Millions jackpot last month.
Mega Millions Jackpot Jumps To $521 MillionThere's always talk about the horrible odds and "money better spent"... but a giant jackpot has Mega Millions lottery players willing to take a chance at instant wealth.
No Winners, So Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $502MLottery officials say no winning tickets were sold for yesterday's $458 million jackpot, so now the game prize has topped the half-billion dollar mark.
Lottery Won't Appeal Powerball Ruling Keeping Name PrivateThe New Hampshire Lottery says it won't appeal a judge's ruling that allows a woman who won a nearly $560 million Powerball jackpot to keep her identity private.
Winning $457 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In PennsylvaniaPowerball officials say a single winning ticket was sold in Pennsylvania that matches all of the winning numbers.
Judge To Decide Whether Powerball Winner Can Stay AnonymousA New Hampshire state judge is deciding whether to allow a woman who won a $559.7 million Powerball jackpot to remain anonymous.
Woman With $559M Winning Powerball Ticket To Get HearingA hearing has been scheduled for a New Hampshire woman who says she has a Powerball ticket that won a $559.7 million jackpot and wants a judge to grant her request to stay anonymous.
Woman With $559M Powerball Ticket Wants To Stay AnonymousA woman who says she has the lone Powerball ticket that matched all six numbers for a $559.7 million jackpot wants a court order allowing her to stay anonymous.
New Hampshire Ticket Sole Winner In $559M Powerball JackpotIt's been a billion-dollar lottery weekend after a lone Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire matched all six numbers, one day after another single ticket sold in Florida winning Mega Millions grand prize.
Powerball Jumps To $550M After No Winning Tickets SoldNo winning tickets were sold for the $460 million Powerball drawing. The jackpot jumps to an estimated $550 million for Saturday's drawing.
Powerball & Mega Millions Jackpots Over $400 Million EachLottery officials announced early Wednesday that no winning tickets were sold for the more than $360 million "Mega Millions" jackpot.
Powerball Winning Numbers Announced For $337M JackpotThe winning numbers drawn for Wednesday's Powerball jackpot were 3, 9, 16, 56, 60 with a Powerball number of 3. The jackpot was $337 million.
Hospital Worker Claims $758.7M Powerball PrizeA Massachusetts hospital worker has claimed the $758.7 million Powerball jackpot, and says she always thought winning the lottery was "a pipe dream."
Largest Powerball Jackpot Won By Single TicketPowerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize won by a single lottery ticket in U.S. history.