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Powerball-Winning Former Monk To Fund Goodman Theatre Production

A production at the Goodman Theatre is moving forward thanks to a donation from a former monk who won the lottery, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


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Winning Numbers Drawn For $564 Million Powerball Jackpot

The winning numbers for Wednesday night’s $564 million Powerball jackpot have been drawn.


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Powerball Jackpot Up to $500M For Wednesday’s Drawing

The third largest Powerball jackpot has lottery players dreaming of what they’d do with their millions. It has been more than two months since anyone has won the Powerball jackpot, so the top prize money has rolled over to $485 million.


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$1M Powerball Prize Winner Bought Ticket In Round Lake

None of the three big winners in the $448 million Powerball jackpot were from the Chicago area, but there was at least one big prize in the far northern suburbs.


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Powerball Jackpot: Most Common Numbers Drawn

It’s a few hundred million short of the record jackpot, but Wednesday’s Powerball payoff of $425 million deserves some serious consideration.


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A Dozen Illinoisans Come Within One Number Of $600M Powerball Jackpot

One number in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing was the difference for a dozen Illinois players between being $10,000 richer and living the life of a multi-millionaire.


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10 Ways To Spend The Powerball Jackpot

The Powerball Jackpot is over a half a BILLION dollars. So what could you do with that money?


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Powerball Jackpot At $600 Million: Most Common Numbers

The Powerball jackpot was increased Friday to $600 million, making it the largest Powerball jackpot ever.


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Most Common Powerball Numbers; Jackpot Hits $550 Million

What are the most common Powerball numbers?


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Powerball Rolls Over, Jackpot Nears $200 Million

No one matched all the numbers in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing, and the grand prize for the multi-state lottery game grew to nearly $200 million.


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Powerball Jackpot Has Chicagoans Dreaming Big

Sales are brisk as tonight’s 320-million dollar Powerball drawing nears. WBBM’s Bob Roberts spoke with dreamers in the Loop.


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Powerball Jackpot Now At $130 Million

No one matched all the numbers drawn Wednesday night for the Powerball lottery and the grand prize for the multi-state game rose from $110 million to an estimated $130 million.


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Powerball Jackpot Winner Chose Numbers Of Royals Players

Baseball finally paid off for one Royals fans.

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Larry Chandler won $1 million in Wednesday night's Powerball.  (Credit: Indiana Lottery)

Highland Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize

A Highland man plans to help his mother, start a college fund for his daughter and take his girlfriend to Red Lobster after winning $1 million in last night’s historic $587.5 million Powerball drawing.


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Winning Powerball Numbers Drawn For $587M Jackpot

Powerball officials say tickets sold in Arizona and Missouri matched all six numbers to win the record $587.5 million jackpot.


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Powerball: Most Common Numbers Drawn

OK, you are gonna go for the Powerball jackpot. It’s more than a half BILLION dollars, for goodness sakes!


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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.

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Powerball Reaches All-Time High, Jackpot Now At $425 Million

With no one matching all the numbers picked in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing, the grand prize for the multi-state lottery game is now the highest in the game’s history, at an estimated $425 million.


Powerball Jackpot Hits $250 Million

The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night is now $250 million.


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Powerball Rolls Over, Jackpot Now At $185 Million

No one matched all the numbers picked in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing and the jackpot for the multi-state lottery game rose to an estimated $185 million.