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February 24, 2024 at 4:23 PM

The Powerball lottery lawsuit

Due to an error, Powerball said a man had won the jackpot, but he is now suing after being told he didn't.
February 24, 2024 at 4:23 PM
The Powerball lottery lawsuit
February 2, 2024 at 3:11 PM

After years of playing same numbers, school staffers win $1 million lottery prize

A group of current and former staffers of a Kentucky middle school have won $1 million by playing the Kentucky Powerball.
February 2, 2024 at 3:11 PM
After years of playing same numbers, school staffers win $1 million lottery prize
2 months ago

Winning Powerball ticket sold in Michigan

The winning ticket was sold in Grand Blanc, just outside of Flint.
2 months ago
Winning Powerball ticket sold in Michigan
2 months ago

Powerball jackpot reaches $810 million

With an estimated $410 million cash option, there have been 34 consecutive drawings without a jackpot winner.
2 months ago
Powerball jackpot reaches $810 million
2 months ago

Powerball climbs to $810 million after no jackpot winner Saturday

Winnings totaling $760 million are on the line in Saturday night's Powerball jackpot drawing. There have been 33 consecutive drawings without a jackpot winner.
2 months ago
Powerball climbs to $810 million after no jackpot winner Saturday
2 months ago

No winner drawn for Powerball jackpot

Monday's drawing is now worth an estimated $810 million, the lottery said.
2 months ago
No winner drawn for Powerball jackpot
2 months ago

Powerball reaches $760 million jackpot

The winning lottery numbers, which will include a cash option of $383 million, will be announced Saturday night.
2 months ago
Powerball reaches $760 million jackpot
2 months ago

Will there still be hope for walking into 2024 a millionaire?

Powerball jackpot climbing to an estimated 760 million dollars after 33 consecutive drawings without a jackpot winner.
2 months ago
Will there still be hope for walking into 2024 a millionaire?
2 months ago

Powerball jackpot jumps to $760 million after no ticket matches winning numbers

The Powerball jackpot grand prize has grown again after no one matched all of the numbers in Wednesday night's drawing.
2 months ago
Powerball jackpot jumps to $760 million after no ticket matches winning numbers
2 months ago

Powerball jackpot grows to $685 million

All eyes are on Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing after no ticket matched all six numbers on Christmas Day.
2 months ago
Powerball jackpot grows to $685 million
2 months ago

No Powerball jackpot winners on Christmas Day drawing

Santa was set to bring an extra gift to one lucky Powerball player this Christmas but did not end up delivering.
2 months ago
No Powerball jackpot winners on Christmas Day drawing
4 months ago

Ticket sold in California wins Powerball jackpot of $1.73 billion

Winning Powerball numbers were drawn on Wednesday for $1.73 billion jackpot.
4 months ago
Ticket sold in California wins Powerball jackpot of $1.73 billion
4 months ago

Winning ticket for $1.7 billion Powerball jackpot sold in California

One lucky winner bought a ticket for the second-largest prize in Powerball history at a store in Frasier Park, California.
4 months ago
Winning ticket for $1.7 billion Powerball jackpot sold in California
4 months ago

Ticket sold in California wins Powerball jackpot of $1.73 billion

Winning Powerball numbers were drawn on Wednesday for $1.73 billion jackpot.
4 months ago
Ticket sold in California wins Powerball jackpot of $1.73 billion
4 months ago

Powerball skyrockets to $1.73 billion after no Monday night winners

No one matched all the numbers Monday, bringing the prize money up to $1.73 billion.
4 months ago
Powerball skyrockets to $1.73 billion after no Monday night winners
4 months ago

Powerball prize now $1.73 billion

No one matched all the numbers Monday, bringing the prize money up to $1.73 billion.
4 months ago
Powerball prize now $1.73 billion
5 months ago

No winner as Powerball jackpot soars to at least $1.55 billion

There was no winner on Saturday night which means the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $1.55 billion for the next drawing.
5 months ago
No winner as Powerball jackpot soars to at least $1.55 billion
5 months ago

Third largest jackpot in powerball history still up for grabs

Before tax, the jackpot is estimated to be a $679.8 million dollar cash prize.
5 months ago
Third largest jackpot in powerball history still up for grabs
5 months ago

$1.4 billion jackpot up for grabs in Saturday's Powerball drawing

An estimated $1.4 billion jackpot is up for grabs in the next Powerball drawing on Saturday night.
5 months ago
$1.4 billion jackpot up for grabs in Saturday's Powerball drawing
5 months ago

No match for Powerball numbers as jackpot reaches $1.4 billion

The winning numbers drawn for Wednesday's jackpot were: 9, 35, 54, 63, 64 and red Powerball 1. The power play was 2.
5 months ago
No match for Powerball numbers as jackpot reaches $1.4 billion
5 months ago

No match for Powerball numbers as jackpot reaches $1.4 billion

An estimated $1.4 billion jackpot is up for grabs in the next Powerball drawing.
5 months ago
No match for Powerball numbers as jackpot reaches $1.4 billion
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot climbs to $1.2 billion ahead of Wednesday's drawing

The jackpot is now the third-largest purse in the American lottery game's history< and the biggest so far this year.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot climbs to $1.2 billion ahead of Wednesday's drawing
5 months ago

Back-to-back $1 billion Powerball jackpots to make history

No one has won the jackpot since July 19, when that prize pot was also worth $1 billion.
5 months ago
Back-to-back $1 billion Powerball jackpots to make history
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot tops $1 billion ahead of Monday's drawing

An estimated $1.04 billion jackpot is up for grabs in the next Powerball drawing on Monday night.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot tops $1 billion ahead of next drawing
5 months ago

No grand prize winner of Powerball, again

This was the 32nd consecutive drawing without a winning ticket, pushing the jackpot over $1 billion.
5 months ago
No grand prize winner of Powerball, again
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot soars to more than $1 billion

With no one drawing the winning ticket Saturday night, the Powerball jackpot is expected to reach just over $1 billion for Monday's drawing.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot soars to more than $1 billion
5 months ago

Powerball tops $1 billion after no jackpot winner Saturday night

The Powerball jackpot has climbed to an estimated $1.04 billion ahead of Monday night's drawing.
5 months ago
Powerball tops $1 billion after no jackpot winner Saturday night
5 months ago

Major Powerball lottery fever

The Powerball jackpot is just shy of $1 billion.
5 months ago
Major Powerball lottery fever
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot nears $1 billion

There have been no big winners since July 19.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot nears $1 billion
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot soars to $925 million

It's the fourth-largest purse in the American lottery game's history and the second-largest this year.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot soars to $925 million
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot soars to $925 million ahead of next drawing

An estimated $925 million jackpot is up for grabs in the next Powerball drawing on Saturday night.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot soars to $925 million ahead of next drawing
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot swells to $835 million

Four tickets -- three purchased in Florida and one in Oregon -- matched all five white balls to win $1 million prizes, Powerball said.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot swells to $835 million
5 months ago

Powerball jackpot swells to $835 million ahead of next drawing

An estimated $835 million jackpot is up for grabs in the next Powerball drawing on Wednesday night.
5 months ago
Powerball jackpot swells to $835 million ahead of Wednesday's drawing
7 months ago

Who won the Mega Millions jackpot?

The winning ticket worth nearly $1.6 billion was sold at a supermarket in Neptune Beach, Florida.
7 months ago
Who won the Mega Millions jackpot?
7 months ago

Winning ticket for record Mega Millions jackpot sold in Florida

A single ticket sold in Florida won the estimated $1.58 billion jackpot in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, a record high for the lottery and among the largest-ever U.S. drawings.
7 months ago
Winning ticket for record Mega Millions jackpot sold in Florida
7 months ago

Record $1.58 billion Mega Millions jackpot won by 1 ticket sold in Florida

The cash payout option is estimated at $783.3 million.
7 months ago
Record $1.58 billion Mega Millions jackpot won by 1 ticket
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot now the largest in lottery history

The jackpot has now soared to over $1.58 billion.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot now the largest in lottery history
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot estimated at record $1.55 billion for Tuesday's drawing

The cash payout option is estimated at $757.2 million, the lottery said, adding that "at this level, jackpots are hard to predict with complete accuracy."
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot estimated at record $1.55 billion for Tuesday's drawing
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot now the 3rd largest in US history

The next drawing will be worth more than $1.5 billion.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot now the 3rd largest in US history
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot rises to record $1.55 billion for Tuesday's drawing

The drawing for Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot drawing is estimated to be $1.55 billion.
7 months ago
Mega Millions rises to record $1.55 billion jackpot after no winner in latest drawing
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot expected to reach record

No winner was declared for Friday night's Mega Millions lottery drawing.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot expected to reach record
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1.35B

The jackpot is the fourth-largest in U.S. lotto history.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1.35B
7 months ago

Mega Millions drawing Friday night for $1.25 billion jackpot

Players have a 1-in-302.6 million chance at winning the prize, which they can have paid out over 30 years or in lump sum estimated at $625.3 million.
7 months ago
Mega Millions drawing Friday night for $1.25 billion jackpot
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1.25B

No winner has been named since April 18.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1.25B
7 months ago

Mega Millions pot grows to $1.2 billion after no winner

The winning numbers from Tuesday's late-night drawing were 8, 24, 30, 45, 61 and gold Mega Ball 12.
7 months ago
Mega Millions pot grows to $1.2 billion after no winner
7 months ago

Mega Millions pot grows to $1.25 billion after no winner

The estimated Mega Millions jackpot is the fourth-largest jackpot in the lottery game's history.
7 months ago
Mega Millions pot grows to $1.25 billion after no winner
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot soars above $1 billion

There have been no Mega Millions jackpot winners in 29 consecutive drawings.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot soars above $1 billion
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot soars above $1 billion ahead of Tuesday night's drawing

The estimated Mega Millions jackpot is $1.1 billion, which would be the fourth-largest jackpot in the lottery game's history.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot soars above $1 billion ahead of Tuesday night's drawing
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1 billion after no winner declared in Friday's drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot surged to over $1 billion after no winner was declared on Friday night's drawing. There have been 29 straight drawings without jackpot winners.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot soars to over $1 billion after no winner declared in draw
7 months ago

Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $940M

The Mega Millions jackpot has surged to $940 million ahead of Friday night's drawing.
7 months ago
Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $940M