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A collection of news and information related to Gaming and Lotteries published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo AP)
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  • Winning $425-million Powerball ticket sold at Bay Area gas station

    Winning $425-million Powerball ticket sold at Bay Area gas station
    A Powerball ticket sold at a Bay Area gas station is the sole winner of a $425-million jackpot in the multistate lottery game, officials said. The Dixon Landing Chevron gas station in Milpitas will receive $1 million for selling the ticket with all...
  • Lucky Bay Area scores another lottery win in Powerball drawing

    Lucky Bay Area scores another lottery win in Powerball drawing
    The winning $425-million Powerball ticket sold in Milpitas is the latest big lottery payout to strike the Bay Area, which also claimed one of two winning tickets nationwide for the near-record-setting Mega Millions in December. In December, a Northern...
  • Winning Powerball numbers announced in $400-million jackpot

    Winning Powerball numbers announced in $400-million jackpot
    The winning Powerball numbers were announced Wednesday night, heightening speculation regarding whether anyone struck it rich in the $400-million multistate jackpot. The winning numbers are 17, 49, 54, 35 and 1, and the Powerball was 34, according to...
  • At least 1 California winner in $400-million Powerball drawing

    At least 1 California winner in $400-million Powerball drawing
    There's at least one California winner in Wednesday night's $400-million Powerball jackpot drawing, state Lottery officials said. A winning ticket that matched all six numbers was purchased in the Northern California city of Milpitas, said California...
  • Powerball jackpot could soar to $500 million if no winner tonight

    Powerball jackpot could soar to $500 million if no winner tonight
    If no one wins tonight's $400-million Powerball drawing, the money will rollover, and the jackpot could soar to $500 million, lottery officials say. The drawing is scheduled for 10:59 p.m. EST, or 7:59 p.m. on the West Coast, according to the Multi-...
  • Powerball jackpot at $400 million: A mathematical reason to buy ticket

    Powerball jackpot at $400 million: A mathematical reason to buy ticket
    Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is at $400 million. Do you still need an excuse to buy a ticket?  We have one! But first let's make it clear: You should probably never play the lottery. With odds like 1 in 175 million, a $2 Powerball ticket is...
  • $400-million Powerball jackpot said to be nation's sixth-largest

    $400-million Powerball jackpot said to be nation's sixth-largest
    A $400-million jackpot just isn’t as exciting as it used to be. Just two months ago, the Mega Millions game produced a $648-million jackpot, and a few months before that, Powerball produced a $400-million jackpot of its own. But Wednesday’...
  • $400-million Powerball jackpot signals California Lottery changes

    $400-million Powerball jackpot signals California Lottery changes
    Bigger jackpots -- like Wednesday night's $400-million Powerball drawing -- are attracting more players and excitement to the California Lottery after years of decline, officials say. Just two months ago, the Mega Millions game produced a $648-million...
  • Rufus, a 37-year-old pacu fish and tiki icon, finds a home

    Rufus, a 37-year-old pacu fish and tiki icon, finds a home
    A 37-year-old pacu fish and icon to tiki fans has found a home after nearly a year of living in a closed Rosemead restaurant.  The property's current owners decided Monday they would keep Rufus and build him a new aquarium in the Chinese restaurant they...
  • Powerball jackpot soars to $400 million for Wednesday's draw

    Powerball jackpot soars to $400 million for Wednesday's draw
    In what’s quickly becoming a quarterly routine, the Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing has climbed into the stratosphere. California Lottery officials project the jackpot to be around $400 million, just two months after the Mega...
  • Powerball jackpot jumps to $400 million for Wednesday's drawing

    Powerball jackpot jumps to $400 million for Wednesday's drawing
    The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing has risen to an estimated $400 million, one of the largest prizes in lottery history. The prize soared after no one matched all six numbers  in Saturday’s jackpot drawing, according to...