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.
Lottery Sales Sink As Other Gambling Options Take OffIllinois has surgically focused on casinos and marijuana lately, but it may just be the 46-year-old Illinois Lottery in need of a check-up.
$1.5 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Claimed In South CarolinaSome thought the winner was so overwhelmed at seeing the winning numbers pop up that he or she died on the spot. Others speculated that the winning ticket had been purchased by an office pool and was now the subject of litigation.
Illinois Man Wins $1M In Mega Millions, Claims Prize In IowaIowa Lottery officials say 73-year-old Bob Hollenback, of Milan, Illinois, bought the ticket at a Hy-Vee gas station in Davenport.
Record $1.6 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Up For Grabs TonightAre you feeling lucky? The winning numbers for the largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history will be picked tonight. The $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing is at 10 p.m.
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 Jackpot: Most Common Numbers DrawnThe Mega Millions jackpot is currently $1.6 billion--or $905 million in a history making lump sum payment.
Still No Winner Of Mega Millions' Billion Dollar JackpotThe next Mega Millions jackpot will be $1.6 billion, making it the largest lottery jackpot in history.
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."
Mega Millions Jackpot Up To $1 Billion; Illinois Lottery Giving Away 1,000 TicketsMega Millions has reached its largest jackpot ever, and the Illinois Lottery is celebrating by giving away hundreds of free tickets.
$970 Million Mega Millions Jackpot; What Are The Most Common Numbers Drawn?The drawing is tonight for the $970 million Mega Millions jackpot, the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
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.
Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $548 Million, Third Largest EverThe Mega Millions jackpot has swelled to its third largest total ever, after no one picked all six winning numbers on Tuesday.
Mega Millions Lotto Hits $227 MillionThe Mega Millions drawing for $227 million dollars is set for Friday night. The winner will get a cash option of $134 million.
Mega Millions $522 Million Jackpot: One Ticket Takes Top PrizeThe lucky winner of Tuesday night’s half-billion dollar Mega Millions jackpot bought their ticket in San Jose, California.