Tag Archives: Powerball
- Powerball jackpot reaches $625M, but days could be numbered
March 22, 2019
The latest edition of one of the largest lotteries in the U.S., the Powerball, saw its jackpot jump to about $625 million after no one had selected the six winning numbers.
- Virginia, Florida post record lottery sales in FY17-18
July 12, 2018
The states of Virginia and Florida have posted record lottery sales for the fiscal year 2017-18 as the allure of big Powerball and Mega Million jackpots.
- Poker & sports wagering in NY Senate budget proposal; Powerball winner update
March 15, 2018
The NY Senate has included revenue from poker and sports wagering in their proposed budget, and the winner of Powerball has won her right to anonymity.
- Loto-Quebec using virtual reality to prep prize winners for fallout
August 30, 2017
Loto-Quebec announces new virtual reality tools to help lottery jackpot winners prepare for the potential downsides of their windfall.
- Lottery fraudster Eddie Tipton sentenced to 25 years
August 23, 2017
Former lottery computer security manager Eddie Tipton sentenced to 25 years in prison for rigging jackpots in five US states.
- Michigan Lottery website hands out second $1m prize in 17 months
July 28, 2016
Michigan Lottery website hands out second $1m online prize in 17 months; Gun Lake Tribe reach partial deal with state over online lottery.
Michigan gaming regulator says fantasy sports are illegal
September 2, 2015
Chaos reigns as Powerball-mad Aussies crash Lottoland website
January 14, 2016