An Antioch man is now $250,000 richer after purchasing a winning Scratchers ticket, state lottery officials said Friday.
The winning numbers were 2-4-23-38-46, Mega Ball 23. Five players who bought lottery tickets in the Bay Area — along with 24 other tickets bought in California — won nearly $230,000 each by matching five of six numbers
The prospect of winning more than a half-billion dollars in the Mega Millions lottery has Bay Area residents snapping up tickets ahead of Friday night’s drawing.
The estimated jackpot for the Friday Mega Millions drawing has topped half a billion dollars – making it the largest pot in the history of the game.
The winning numbers selected in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the Mega Millions game were: 09-19-34-44-51, Mega Ball: 24.
The jackpot for Tuesday night’s MegaMillions drawing has reached the $363-million mark, making it the third-largest jackpot in the history of the game, according to the California Lottery.
The jackpot for Friday night’s MegaMillions drawing has reached the $100-million mark, according to the California Lottery. How can one increase one’s chances of winning such a jackpot?
The clock is ticking on an unclaimed lottery ticket purchased two months ago in San Bruno that is worth close to $227,000, lottery officials said Friday.
A Rohnert Park man suspected of stealing California Lottery scratch-off tickets from a Cotati convenience store last week was arrested Tuesday night after he was caught cashing them in, a police sergeant said Wednesday.
Millions watched Tuesday night’s drawing of the Mega Millions numbers that could have resulted in a $355 million prize for an extremely lucky ticket holder.