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.
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.
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 announces new virtual reality tools to help lottery jackpot winners prepare for the potential downsides of their windfall.
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 online prize in 17 months; Gun Lake Tribe reach partial deal with state over online lottery.
Three ticket holders will split the record-setting $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.
Lottery betting site Lottoland signs up 107k Aussie punters, who crash the website trying to bet on this week's $1.5b Powerball draw.
Lottoland wins Australia's first B2C lottery betting license; US law bans lottery winners from bringing winning tickets across the border.
US and UK lotteries offering record prizes this weekend after late-2015 changes made it drastically harder to win the jackpot.