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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.

08/03/2015

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

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

Winning Ticket To $225 Million Powerball Jackpot Bought At San Mateo Store

A lucky ticket holder in San Mateo matched all six numbers to win a $225 million Powerball jackpot that was drawn Wednesday night.

09/24/2014

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Despite Available Scratchers, Top Prizes Gone From Some California Games

Just because a scratcher is available doesn’t mean the top prize is still available.

06/12/2014

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Lottery Games May Be Coming To California Gas Pumps

If you’re feeling lucky while filling up your gas tank, soon you may be able to buy a lottery ticket right from the pump in California.

03/30/2014

A customer holds a Powerball ticket and money as he waits in line in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$2.1M Winning Powerball Ticket Purchased In Hayward Store

A California lottery ticket worth more than $2.1 million was sold at a 7-Eleven store in Hayward, Lottery officials said.

03/24/2014

Milpitas Store Owners To Get $1M Prize After Selling Winning Powerball Ticket

A Bay Area convenience store that sold the sole winning ticket to the $425 million Powerball jackpot received a $1 million check on Thursday, as state lottery officials waited for the winner of the one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history to come forward.

02/20/2014

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

Bladimir and Marita Agnite of Fremont appear with a California Lottery official after winning a Mega Millions jackpot worth $52 million. (California Lottery)

Fremont Couple Comes Forward As Winners Of $52 Million Jackpot

A Fremont couple down on their luck is reeling after realizing they were the winners of a $52 million lottery draw, California lottery officials said Friday.

08/31/2012

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Antioch Musician Wins $250K Scratchers Ticket

An Antioch man is now $250,000 richer after purchasing a winning Scratchers ticket, state lottery officials said Friday.

07/07/2012

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