Lottery

California lottery numbers printed on a gas station receipt, as part of the "Play at the Pump" game. (CBS)

California Lottery Begins Offering Tickets At Gas Pumps

Play at the Pump, the California Lottery’s latest attempt to expand the lotto market, is both convenient and controversial.

14 hours ago

A customer purchases a Powerball ticket on May 17, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gas Stations Beckon Gamblers With New Play At Pump Lottery Program

Many gas station convenience stores sell lottery tickets, but at one station in Campbell, you don’t even have to go inside.

19 hours ago

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South SF Woman Wins $5 Million On Lottery Scratchers Ticket

A South San Francisco woman won $5 million Wednesday on a Lottery ticket purchased at local grocery store, California Lottery officials said.

07/23/2015

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Salinas Man Picks Up $2.7 Million Lottery Prize On His Way To Las Vegas

A man who purchased a winning lottery ticket worth more than $2.7 million in Salinas claimed his prize on his way to Las Vegas, California Lottery officials announced Wednesday.

05/28/2015

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Man Buys Second Winning Lottery Ticket Sold On Same Suisun City Street This Month

A Suisun City business sold a winning lottery ticket Monday for the second time this month, according to California Lottery officials.

05/21/2015

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East Bay Man Wins $1 Million On California Lottery Scratcher Ticket

An East Bay resident won $1 million on a California Lottery ticket purchased in Concord, according to lottery officials.

05/10/2015

A Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)

Oakley Man’s $672K Winning Lottery Ticket To Help Pay For Daughter’s Education, Trip To Italy

An Oakley resident says he’s putting away college money for his daughter’s education and taking a trip to Italy after discovering a winning lottery ticket worth $672,000 on April Fools’ Day, California Lottery officials announced Tuesday.

04/08/2015

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SoCal Man Who Lost $1M Powerball Ticket Tells His Story

A Southern California man just lost his chance to become a millionaire.

03/17/2015

Evangelina Reyes is being sued by a lotto retailer after winning a $1 million Scratchers jackpot. (CBS)

Store Owner Sues South Bay Woman For Half Of $1 Million In Scratcher Winnings, Claims He Paid For Ticket

A South Bay woman who won $1 million on a Scratchers ticket says her dream has become a living nightmare after the owner of the store where she purchased the ticket sued her, claiming he was owed half her winnings.

03/04/2015

Powerball Ticket Purchased In East Bay Worth Over $1 Million

A Powerball ticket purchased in Concord is worth more than $1 million after Saturday’s drawing, California Lottery officials said.

03/02/2015

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