Lottery

Powerball (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Single Winner Of $425 Million Powerball

The lone winning ticket for the $425 million Powerball jackpot was sold at a convenience store in Northern California, but there was no immediate word on who may have won one of the largest lottery jackpots in U.S. history.

02/20/2014

The new $550 million jackpot will be the fourth highest in history. (Getty Images)

Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs As Nobody Wins $425M

Officials raised the amount to $550 million for Tuesday’s drawing.

12/14/2013

Mega Millions ticket (Courtesy Michael Guerrera/WTIC)

Mega Millions: Fifth-Largest US Jackpot

Superstition didn’t deter players hoping that Friday the 13th will bring them good luck in the Mega Millions game as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to boost the jackpot to $425 million.

12/13/2013

Keno (Jean-Loup Gautreau/AFP/Getty Images)

Lottery Chair Says Keno Is Still Months Away

Connecticut lottery employees have begun discussions with bars and taverns on hosting keno terminals, but it will be months and months before the game is made available to the state’s gamblers, the chairman of the state lottery’s board said.

08/23/2013

Powerball (Tim Boyle/Getty Images News)

Powerball Prize Now Estimated At $600 Million

Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game’s history and the world’s second largest lottery prize.

05/17/2013

FILE PHOTO (Aaron Kupec/WTIC Radio)

Lightning Does Strike Twice For Lottery Winner

A Greenwich resident has won the state lottery for the second time this summer.

09/04/2012

Lucky for Life courtesy ct lottery

First Drawing Tonight In Region-Wide Lottery Game

A New England-wide lottery in which winners get $1,000 a day for life is scheduled to hold its first drawing.

03/15/2012

stock photo of a Powerball ticket (credit: Tim Boyle/GettyImages)

RI Player Wins $336 Million Powerball Jackpot

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Lottery officials say someone who played the Powerball in Rhode Island has won the $336.4 million jackpot. The new multimillionaire has not stepped forward and the lottery has not said where […]

02/12/2012

FILE PHOTO (Aaron Kupec/WTIC Radio)

Million-Dollar Lottery Ticket Dispute Settled

Two Connecticut men have settled a three-year legal fight over a $1 million Powerball jackpot.

01/30/2012

Powerball winners (WTIC Photo)

Claimed Prize Does Not End Powerball Speculation

Three Greenwich investment advisrs claimed a big Powerball jackpot Monday — but the media flurry around the win has not died down.

11/29/2011

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