Jackpot Winners Suing Illinois Lottery As State Budget Impasse Blocks PaymentsBig jackpot winners are suing the Illinois Lottery - because they haven't seen a penny of their prize money since there is no state budget yet.
Congressman Foster Holding Lottery For Tickets To Pope's Visit To Capitol HillU.S. Rep. Bill Foster says he is deluged with requests for tickets to see Pope Francis when the pontiff addresses Congress next month.
Electrician Buys $2 Million Lottery Ticket While Running ErrandsEarlier this month, Chase Knapp bought a scratch off ticket while out getting pet food and quarters for his fiancée.
Area Retiree Loses $80,000 From Lottery ScamLee 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.
72-Year-Old Man Realizes He Won $200K Lotto A Month Later, Will Spend Money On His WeddingA 72-year-old man who purchased a winning $200,000 Lucky Day Lotto ticket didn’t realize he had won until a month later.
Lottery Ticket Worth $450,000 Sold In West SuburbsThe 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.
Chicago Marathon Opens Lottery For Entries To 2015 RaceMarathon 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.
$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold In Streamwood Remains UnclaimedNo one has claimed a $1 million lottery ticket that was sold at a store in the northwest suburbs last week.
Naperville Resident To Step Forward Tuesday To Claim $265 Million JackpotThe winner of the largest lottery jackpot in Illinois history is coming forward to claim a Mega Millions prize. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Winning Numbers Drawn For $564 Million Powerball JackpotThe winning numbers for Wednesday night's $564 million Powerball jackpot have been drawn.
Past Lotto Winner Offers Advice For Person With Winning Mega Millions Ticket 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.
Oak Brook Workers Split Lotto PrizeHere'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.
Smart Phone App Helps Lottery Players Keep Track Of WinningsA new mobile app should help more Lottery players claim their winnings when they win, if they forget to check their tickets.
Winners Of $4 Million Lotto Prize To Make Donations Benefiting Pets 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.
Chicago Marathon Lottery Ends At Noon MondayIf 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.