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3 hrs ago | KGWN

Wyoming Lottery holds workshops for retailers

Wyoming retailers interested in selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets should attend one of the nine workshops being held over the next two weeks.


Related Topix: Wyoming, Evanston, WY, Riverton, WY, Cheyenne, WY

5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Arkansas Lottery Commission embraces keno, monitor games

A day after the Arkansas Lottery Legislative Oversight Committee passed a motion against the lottery adding video monitor games, the Arkansas Lottery Commission today approved adding the game s, which Lottery Director Bishop Woosley pitched as a way to reach to boost revenues for the flagging lottery.


Related Topix: Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Little Rock, AR

9 hrs ago |

Texas Lottery Commission delays decision on expanding bingo rules

Texas lottery officials on Wednesday delayed weighing in on a proposal to let bingo halls throughout the state use electronic devices similar to slot machines that opponents say would expand gambling.


Related Topix: Texas, Gaming, Texas Lottery Commission

11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Mega Money jackpot rolls overs to $550,000

No tickets matched all four numbers plus the Mega Ball, meaning the jackpot rolls over to $550,000, Florida Lottery officials said Wednesday.


15 hrs ago |

Kensington Woman Wins 'Lucky for Life' Lottery

What's the best way to celebrate the discovery of a "Lucky for Life" prize winning lottery ticket in your purse? With some take-out food for dinner and a bottle of champagne, of course, which is just what Kimberly Gianoni of the Kensington section of Berlin and her family did after learning her Lucky numbers were worth $25,000 a year, every year ... (more)


Related Topix: Kensington, CT, Berlin, CT

19 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

Cavaliers Notes: Back in the draft lottery, what are Cleveland's chances?

INDEPENDENCE - The Cavaliers' season finale against the Brooklyn Nets tonight at Quicken Loans Arena is going to be about games of chance.


Tue Apr 15, 2014


Lawmakers pass Haslam free tuition plan

Gov. Bill Haslam 's signature proposal to create a program that would cover tuition at two-year colleges for any high school graduate is headed to his desk after passing the House on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Tennessee

New online lottery app courts controversy, sets daily playing limit for gamblers

There's a new lottery app in town, at least for Illinois residents, and that very first real lottery app is already courting controversy, reports The Chicago Tribune .


Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology

Washington Times

Arkansas panel to consider lottery debit cards

A Legislative committee has expressed its opposition to a proposal for the Arkansas lottery to offer monitor games with drawings every four minutes.


CBS Local

Lottery Ticket Worth More Than $5 Million Sold In Montgomery County

The most recent winner matched all six numbers in Monday night's Match 6 Lotto drawing.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, PA, Norristown, PA, Bucks County, PA


$5M lottery ticket sold in Montgomery County

Lottery officials said the Match 6 Lotto ticket was bought at the Weis store at 25 W. Germantown Pike in Norristown for Monday night's drawing.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, PA, Norristown, PA

The Mayo News

Castlebar family scoops a 15m jackpot

JUST THE TICKET An Taoiseach Enda Kenny called into Staunton's Costcutter on Main Street, Castlebar, yesterday to meet with store manager, Laura Brennan, who sold a winning a 15 million EuroMillions ticket.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, April Fool's Day

Victorville Daily Press

Hesperia couple wins lottery

HESPERIA Store owner Samir Nakoud was all smiles Monday morning as a steady stream of customers visited his K&G Liquor store wanting to hear the story of one customer who won more than a million dollars.


Related Topix: Hesperia, CA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Check your ticket, BCLC advises

A $50 million lottery ticket sold in Langley was still unclaimed as of Monday, April 14, exactly one month after it was drawn.


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York man loses out on $1.25 million after tossing lottery tickets

What is worse than not winning a big lottery jackpot? How about winning, but not being able to claim your prize.


Related Topix: York, PA, Pennsylvania Lottery, Gaming

Jacksonville Daily News

Carteret County man on $750,000 lottery win: - It was like time stopped'

Jamie Godfrey of Salter Path plans to use the $750,000 he won playing Jumbo Bucks to save for his daughter's college fund and invest for the future.


Related Topix: Carteret County, NC, Salter Path, NC, Atlantic Beach, NC

Gazette Series

Are you South Gloucestershire's mystery EuroMillions lottery winner?

THE search is on to find the South Gloucestershire ticket holder who has not yet claimed a EuroMillions prize of over A 50,000.


Related Topix: Gloucestershire County, England, United Kingdom

Winning EuroMillions ticket was sold in Co Mayo

The National Lottery confirmed today that the winning ticket was sold in Staunton's Costcutter Express in Castlebar, Co Mayo on 1 April.



Man trashes winning lottery tickets

The New York Daily News reports that the Pennsylvania punter bought 25 tickets last year but threw them away after he misread the winning numbers.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania Lottery, Gaming, Weird

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Globe and Mail

Lottery controversy shows weakness of B.C. conflict-of-interest rules, critics charge

Michael Graydon of Paragon Gaming is pictured on the site where the company plans to build an urban resort featuring a casino next to B.C. Place in Vancouver, on February 12, 2014.