$1 Billion Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Michigan; Third Largest Lottery Prize In U.S. HistoryOne single lottery ticket won the entire $1 billion jackpot in Friday night's Mega Millions. It was sold in Michigan.
Drop In Sales Mean Powerball Jackpots Will Get Even SmallerThe leaders of Mega Millions, the other national lottery game, haven't said if they will make similar changes to that game. Both games are run by state lotteries.
Winning $768 Million Powerball Ticket Sold In Wisconsin — The Third-Largest Jackpot In U.S. Lottery HistoryA single ticket sold in Wisconsin matched all six numbers in the Wednesday night Powerball drawing to win the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history. Due to strong ticket sales, the jackpot climbed to an estimated $768.4 million at the time of the drawing with a cash option of $477 million.
$750M Powerball Drawing Would Be 4th-Largest US JackpotLottery officials say the Powerball jackpot for Wednesday's drawing has ballooned to an estimated $750 million , which would be the fourth-largest grand lottery prize in U.S. history.
Powerball Jackpot Springs To $625 Million--The Fourth Largest In HistoryNo winner has come forward after Wednesday's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot up to $625 million.
Most Common Powerball Numbers Drawn: Jackpot Hits $550 MillionAs the jackpot climbs to $550 million with no winner claiming the Powerball prize, here are the most common numbers drawn.
Tonight's Powerball Drawing Reaches $448 MillionTonight's Powerball drawing is worth $448 million.
$425 Million Jackpot Could Make Someone's New Year Extra SpecialSales of the Mega Millions tickets stopped at 9 p.m., but the dreams of those playing continued right up until the winning numbers were drawn.
Drawing For $750 Million Jackpot TonightThe jackpot stands at $750 million, the fourth largest in U.S. history.
The Do's And Don'ts Of Office Lottery PoolsIn 2013, a group of Indiana hairstylists sued their coworker after that coworker claimed she had purchased a $9.5-million-winning ticket with her own money -- not the pool's money.
Mega Millions Now At $1B Thanks To Worsening OddsWhen the jackpot grows so large, "it creates this sense of community. It creates this sense of camaraderie. I also think that it creates a potential sense of regret to not be the one playing."
More Than $500 Million Up For Grabs In Mega Millions DrawingThe winner of the $548 million jackpot would have a cash option of $309 million.
Lottery Chairman Resigns After Tweet About East St. Louis"It was an unfortunate choice of words, and I'm sorry for any consternation it caused," Blair Garber tells WBBM Newsradio.
Massachusetts Hospital Worker Claims Record Lottery Jackpot, Quits JobA 53-year-old Massachusetts hospital worker stepped forward Thursday to claim the biggest undivided lottery jackpot in U.S. history and then quit her job.
Where's The Winner? Lottery's Powerball Error Adds IntrigueA mistake by the Massachusetts State Lottery has injected a little extra drama into the massive $758.7 million Powerball drawing.