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26 min ago | NBC2 News

$150 million Powerball ticket sold in Collier County

The Florida Lottery says the $150 million winning ticket from Wednesday night's Powerball drawing was sold in Collier County.


Related Topix: Collier County, FL, Lehigh Acres, FL, Fort Myers, FL

4 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Michigan Senate OKs legislation to kill strict charity gaming rules

The Gaming Control Board introduced new rules last year that would limit the number of days that poker rooms could operate from 365 days a year to four days a week or 208 days a year.


Related Topix: Games, Poker, Grand Ledge, MI, Rick Snyder, US Governors

8 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

Gambling giant joins casino lottery

A giant international gambling company with ties to local casino applicant Empire Resorts has just joined the same jam-packed field of those applying for a Hudson Valley/Catskills casino license - even though it doesn't yet have a casino site.


8 hrs ago | TwinCities

Online lottery ban bill advanced by Minnesota House panel

The bill got the OK from the House Commerce committee and heads now to Rules. If approved, the next step would be the House floor, said bill sponsor Ann Lenczewski, DFL-Bloomington.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bloomington, MN

11 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Powerball hits for $148.8M in Florida

Maybe those new I-595 Express Lanes led you to Naples in the past few days, and maybe you stopped in a convenience store and bought a Powerball ticket.


Related Topix: Naples, FL

16 hrs ago |

A 3.3 million plan to preserve historic Rivington Terraced Gardens

AN ACTION plan has been launched to help preserve the history of Rivington's magical terraced gardens for future generations.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, Merseyside County, England, World News, Greater Manchester County, England, United Kingdom

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Mearns Today

''Mr M'' becomes Mr Millionaire

A lucky mystery man, known only as ''Mr M from Aberdeenshire,'' has banked 1 million without touching a lottery ticket.


The Gaston Gazette

Grandsons' birthdays pay off in huge lottery win

Ronald Riviello, a retired real estate appraiser from Bessemer City, won $146,313 in the "Carolina Cash 5" game.


Related Topix: Bessemer City, NC, Dallas, NC


They Wyoming Lottery is holding workshops for prospective retailers

Wyoming retailers interested in selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets should attend one of the two workshops being offered from 10 a.m. - noon and from 2 - 4 p.m. on Fri., April 25 at Little America Hotel and Resort in Cheyenne.


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


Retired NC real estate appraiser wins lottery game

A retired real estate appraiser from Bessemer City can thanks his grandsons for his latest win in a N.C. Education Lottery game.


Related Topix: Bessemer City, NC

The Indianapolis Star

Court: $2 million Hoosier Lottery winner only has to give ex-wifea

Court: $2 million Hoosier Lottery winner only has to give ex-wife $50,000 on A man who won $2 million in the Hoosier Lottery while separated from his wife only has to give her 2.5 percent of the winnings, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled today.


Mega Millions numbers for April 22; tonight's Powerball jackpot at $150 million

No one matched the Mega Millions winning numbers on April 22, 2014, increasing the jackpot to $59 million on April 25. In the meantime, tonight's Powerball jackpot is $150 million .


Related Topix: Freeland, MI

CBS Local

Daily Talker: Mass. Lottery Announces $30 Scratch Ticket

The Massachusetts Lottery is announcing its most expensive "scratch" ticket in history - with its largest instant win prize as well.


Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Stampede lottery prizes worth more than $1.2M

The Stampede lotteries ticket packages are back and prizes total more than $1.2 million, including a 2,430 square-foot Homes by Avi dream home, the biggest home ever offered in the event's history.



Orange Co. Woman Wins $1 million Prize in Va. Lottery

Patty Meadows didn't have an easy time driving home from the grocery store on Monday.


Related Topix: Virginia Lottery, Gaming

Effingham Herald

Eden exterminator gets $1M lottery prize

Mathew McGee won $1 million in the Georgia Lottery after stopping to buy a cup of coffee at a Savannah convenience store.


Related Topix: Eden, GA, Gaming, Georgia Lottery, Savannah, GA, Effingham County, GA

Coquitlam Now

Proceeds of BC Spca lottery will help alleviate - cat crisis'

The BC SPCA has a five-year plan to relieve the suffering of thousands of homeless and abandoned cats.


The Daily News Journal

MTSU will not receive millions in recommended funding

MTSU, the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and Southwest Tennessee Community College are all facing cuts in their recommended funding.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee, Bill Haslam, US Governors, Tennessee State University

Fort Wayne woman claims $250,000 prize

Laura Keller of Fort Wayne is a faithful Hoosier Lottery player, picking up her Mega Millions and Powerball tickets each Friday for the weekend drawings.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN


Stopping Minn. e-lotto tickets wouldn't come cheap

Minnesota lawmakers are being told they'll have to come up with millions of dollars if they want to shut down the sales of electronic lottery tickets.


Related Topix: Minnesota Government, Minnesota