Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Both Top $300M For First Time EverFor the first time ever, both the Powerball and Mega Millions lottery jackpots have risen to more than $300 million simultaneously.
For 1st Time, Both National Lottery Games Top $300 MillionFor the first time, U.S. lottery players will have a choice of games offering jackpots topping $300 million.
No Mega Millions Winner; Friday Jackpot Increases To $508MA lottery official says no jackpot-winning ticket was sold in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing.
Losing Ticket: Plan For Online Lottery Ticket Sales FailsPlans to allow online lottery sales in Connecticut and remove expiration dates from tickets have died in a state legislative committee, after opposition from lottery officials, convenience store owners and gambling addiction experts.
Mega Millions: Fifth-Largest US JackpotSuperstition 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.
Three Winning Mega Millions Tickets SoldLottery ticket-holders in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland each selected the winning numbers and will split a $640 million jackpot that was believed to be the world's largest such prize, a lottery official said Saturday.