The District of Columbia’s chief financial officer has proposed combining the city’s two long-troubled lottery contracts.
Wednesday’s Powerball drawing carries an estimated $400 million jackpot. Here are five things you should know about Powerball payouts and your odds of winning.
Jackpots like Wednesday’s anticipated $400 million-plus Powerball can grant a lot of wishes.
Lottery officials say there was no jackpot winner in Saturday’s Powerball drawing, adding the current estimated jackpot has jumped to $400 million or $227.8 million in cash value.
A $1 million lottery ticket was sold in Montgomery County, lottery officials say.
The numbers for the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot were drawn Tuesday night. Now, the country waits to see if there’s a winner of the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
The Mega Millions jackpot soared to an estimated $636 million on Tuesday, making it the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
What drives people to play the lottery, and what makes them think their $1 investment— among the many, many millions — will bring staggering wealth?
The Mega Millions jackpot soared to $586 million on Monday amid a frenzy of ticket purchases, a jump that pushed the prize closer to the $656 million U.S. record set last year.
One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher Saturday after no ticket matched all six numbers to win the $425 million top Mega Millions prize.