Earlier this month, Chase Knapp bought a scratch off ticket while out getting pet food and quarters for his fiancée.
Lee Williams, 73, used to be a commodity broker. After retirement, he was in a car crash and spent seven months in the hospital. When he got out he was out of money. That’s when the phone calls started.
A 72-year-old man who purchased a winning $200,000 Lucky Day Lotto ticket didn’t realize he had won until a month later.
The winner, who has not yet come forward, bought the ticket at Convenient Food Mart, 8290 S. Janes Ave. in Woodridge, and matched all five numbers — 01-06-07-15-27, according to a statement from the Illinois Lottery.
Marathon officials said the lottery opened Tuesday and will close at 12 p.m. April 21. This is the second year the Chicago Marathon is using a lottery for entries to the 26.2 mile-long race on Oct. 11.
No one has claimed a $1 million lottery ticket that was sold at a store in the northwest suburbs last week.
The winner of the largest lottery jackpot in Illinois history is coming forward to claim a Mega Millions prize. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.
The winning numbers for Wednesday night’s $564 million Powerball jackpot have been drawn.
The winner of Friday’s Mega Million’s $270 million jackpot has not yet come forward after the winning ticket, 26-32-44-45-58, was sold at a gas station in Glendale Heights.
Here’s a riddle: You win a million dollars in the lottery and can barely afford to buy a compact car. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez found out how.
A new mobile app should help more Lottery players claim their winnings when they win, if they forget to check their tickets.
A pair of pals say their pets are going to be the first winners as they cash in a $4 million willing instant lottery ticket.
If you’re not one of the thousands picked by lottery to run in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Oct. 12, there are back door ways to guarantee a spot.
The jackpot had been $586 million, but lottery officials increased it Tuesday morning because of strong ticket sales ahead of the evening drawing.
The cost for each person to enter: 100 Euros, about $135 in U.S. dollars. For more information about the charity-related drawing of Picasso’s “Man with Opera Hat,” click here.
Tuesday’s Mega Millions jackpot has spiked to $586 million.
ne of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher Saturday after no ticket matched all six numbers to win the $425 million top Mega Millions prize.
The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $400 million for Friday’s drawing, making it the second-largest payout in the game’s history.
A west suburban man is a millionaire after he found a winning 4th of July Millionaire Raffle ticket in his glove compartment.
The Powerball jackpot was increased Friday to $600 million, making it the largest Powerball jackpot ever.