Lottery Machines Busy As People Buy Powerball Tickets Ahead Of Big JackpotLottery machines across the county are in overdrive as a chance at a $700-million jackpot is at stake in Wednesday night's drawing - the second largest in U.S. history.
Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Both Top $300M For First Time EverFor the first time ever, both the Powerball and Mega Millions lottery jackpots have risen to more than $300 million simultaneously.
Powerball, Mega Millions Ticket Sales Ending Soon Without State BudgetConvenience store owner Glen Gorman said his business will be hurt by losing those games, especially with extremely large jackpots.
Without State Budget Deal, Mega Millions And Powerball To Leave IllinoisIllinois Lottery players who buy tickets for Powerball and Mega Millions could soon have to cross state lines for a chance at those huge jackpots.
Winning $435 Million Powerball Ticket Sold At Indiana Mini MartThe person that recently bought a lottery ticket in Indiana could have his/her name on the 10th largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
Rabid Cubs Fans Use Players' Numbers To Win $1M PowerballCubs fans Brad and Kim Brunk won $1 million playing Powerball. And every week for the past 19 years, they’ve played the same numbers -- most belonging to their favorite Cubs players.
Powerball Jackpot Reaches $390 MillionThe jackpot for Saturday’s Powerball drawing has reached $390 million.
Two $1 Million Powerball Winning Tickets Sold In IllinoisThe tickets were sold at a Citgo gas station in Glenview and Newstand in the Woodfield Mall.