Six Charged With Rigging Connecticut Lottery GameConnecticut authorities have charged six people in connection with a scheme to manipulate the state lottery into issuing more winning tickets on one instant game.
Powerball Prize Up To $1.5 Billion, Could GrowThe largest lottery jackpot in the world is up for grabs in the latest Powerball drawing.
Powerball Jackpot Now Largest In U.S. HistoryNo first prize winner Saturday night
Powerball Soars To $800 Million As States See Strong SalesThe record Powerball jackpot just got bigger, climbing to $800 million as sales soared in the days leading up to the drawing.
Lottery Official: No Winner Means Record-Breaking Powerball Jackpot SaturdayA lottery official says there is no jackpot winner in the drawing for a Powerball prize worth an estimated $500 million.
Powerball Jackpot Soars To $450 MillionThe estimated jackpot for Wednesday night's Powerball drawing has soared to $450 million thanks to strong sales.
Powerball Jackpot Expected to Grow To $400 Million WednesdayThe next Powerball winner will have a chance to claim one of the game's 10 biggest prizes this week when the jackpot grows to roughly $400 million.
Connecticut Lottery Suspends Game Because Of Possible CheatingCT Lottery officials have halted sales and payouts for the 5 Card Cash game because of possible manipulation by retailers for their own gain.
Man Forgets Glasses, Accidentally Buys Winning Lottery TicketBob Sabo of Easton says he meant to buy two $20 tickets from a vending machine, but mistakenly bought a $30 ticket, which turned out to be a $30,000 winner.
Strong Sales Raise Powerball Jackpot To $500 MillionOfficials say the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $500 million, which would make it the fifth largest lottery prize in U.S. history
Powerball Jackpot Wednesday Hits $500-millionThe Powerball jackpot has climbed to $500-million, making Wednesday night's drawing the one of the largest prizes in U.S. history.
New Hampshire Finds Success With Bacon-Smelling Scratch-Off Lottery TicketsEveryone's a winner with a bacon-scented $1 scratch-n-sniff ticket; though the top prize is really $1,000.