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.
Officials raised the amount to $550 million for Tuesday’s drawing.
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.
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.
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.
A Greenwich resident has won the state lottery for the second time this summer.
A New England-wide lottery in which winners get $1,000 a day for life is scheduled to hold its first drawing.
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 […]
Two Connecticut men have settled a three-year legal fight over a $1 million Powerball jackpot.
Three Greenwich investment advisrs claimed a big Powerball jackpot Monday — but the media flurry around the win has not died down.