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A San Jose store owner receives a check for selling a winning lotto ticket. (CBS)

San Jose Store Owner Cashes In On Lotto Sale; Mega Millions Winner A Mystery

The owner of a gift store in East San Jose where a person bought a lottery ticket to split a $648 million Mega Millions jackpot was awarded $1
million by the California State Lottery, a lottery spokeswoman said.

12/18/2013

Jenny's Gifts in San Jose. The store sold a winning ticket to a $636 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot that was drawn on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

Winning Ticket From $636M Mega Millions Jackpot Sold In San Jose

Lottery officials say winning tickets have been sold in the Bay Area and Georgia for the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot, the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.

12/17/2013

A customer buys Mega Millions lottery tickets. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Hot Ticket Sales Push Mega Millions Jackpot Near All-Time Record

Have you ever had identical quadruplets? Your odds of doing that are 15 times better than winning tonight’s mega millions jackpot with a single ticket. Still, the tickets are selling quickly and raising the jackpot to a near-record.

12/17/2013

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million

No Mega Millions Winner, Jackpot Now $550 Million

Nobody hit the $425 million jackpot in the Mega Millions lottery game played in California and dozens of other states Friday night, pushing the prize even higher for next week’s drawing.

12/14/2013

A Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)

Winning Numbers In $425 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Selected

Friday the 13th didn’t deter lottery players in California and dozens of other states, as the jackpot in the Mega Millions game surged to $425 million for the drawing Friday night.

12/13/2013

Numbers Drawn For $448 Million Powerball Jackpot

The winning numbers have been drawn for the $448 million Powerball jackpot.

08/07/2013

Michael Garcia, a student at San Jose City College, holds up a check after winning $2.3 million in a Powerball lottery drawing on May 18, 2013. (CBS)

San Jose City College Student Wins $2.3 Million In Powerball Drawing

A San Jose City College student who matched five of the six winning numbers in last week’s Powerball drawing has claimed his millions.

05/23/2013

A sign shows the Powerball jackpot at $600 million. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

1 Winning Ticket For $600 Million Powerball Jackpot

Lottery officials announced the winning numbers in Saturday night’s $600 million Powerball drawing.

05/18/2013

A Powerball lottery ticket is printed for a customer at a 7-Eleven store. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jackpot For California’s Newest Lottery Game – Powerball – Swells To $360 Million

Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot has ballooned to an estimated $360 million, with a cash value of $229.2 million, making it the third largest Powerball jackpot and the seventh largest jackpot ever.

05/15/2013

A Powerball lottery ticket is printed for a customer at a 7-Eleven store. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

California’s New Powerball Game: Analyzing Your Odds

On Monday, lottery retailers across the state began offering Powerball. Californians no longer have to drive across state lines to join the frenzy of the multistate, multi-million dollar lottery game.

04/09/2013

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