Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $550 Million As Sales Spike Powerball fever has been sweeping the nation, as the record jackpot climbed to $550 million on Wednesday.
Online Lottery Sales Falling Short As Big Powerball Drawing ApproachesLottery vendors are busy as players snap up tickets for the $337 million Powerball drawing Wednesday night, while officials say online lottery ticket sales have been falling short of expectations.
Online Lottery Sales Begin, But Some Worried About PrivacyIllinois is making gambling history. Good or bad, depending on how you feel about playing the Lottery, we now can buy tickets with a few clicks of a mouse. That means no more waiting in line at a convenience store. CBS 2's Marissa Bailey has more details on a surprise Lottery players might get by deciding to go buy their tickets online.
Hundreds Buy Lottery Tickets Online On First Day Of Internet SalesIllinois became a pioneer Sunday as the first state in the country to offer them online.