Mega Millions

(Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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.

13 hours ago

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 Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)

Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Oakley Worth $672,000

A lucky customer at an Arco station in Oakley picked 5 winning numbers in Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing and won $672,000. No one hit the jackpot.

04/01/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PowerBall Jackpot Swells To $380 Million – 6th Largest Ever

You might want to start bringing an extra buck or two to work each day. The latest PowerBall pool is big enough that your co-workers are about to start hitting you up to join the office pool.

02/06/2015

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

Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Sold In Alameda

The winning Mega Millions ticket was purchased for $1 at the Maitland Market located at 109 Maitland Drive in Alameda.

11/01/2014

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million

California Lottery Sales Top $5 Billion For First Time

California Lottery officials say they have had a winning year with annual ticket sales surpassing $5 billion for the first time in the state lottery’s 30-year history.

10/19/2014

Mega Millions, Lottery ticket, Lotto

Woman Claims $469,000 MegaMillions Prize Sold In San Leandro Liquor Store

A lottery ticket worth nearly half a million dollars that was sold by a liquor store in San Leandro last month has now been claimed, California Lottery officials said Friday.

06/21/2014

(Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

$469K Mega Millions Ticket Bought From San Leandro Liquor Store Still Unclaimed 1 Month Later

California Lottery officials said Monday they are still seeking a person who bought a ticket worth nearly $469,000 in San Leandro a month ago but has yet to claim their prize.

06/09/2014

Merces Goncalves claims her Mega Millions prize. (California Lottery)

Los Gatos Woman Plays Fortune Cookie Numbers In Lottery – Wins $421,000

The California Lottery said Sunday that Merces Goncalves used the numbers found inside a fortune cookie to win over $421,000 in the Mega Millions game.

03/23/2014

Mahendra KC, a 50-year-old immigrant from Nepal, won $1.9 million during a Mega Millions drawing on March 18, 2014. KC bought the ticket from Huntington Liquor in San Bruno. (California Lottery)

San Francisco Cab Driver Claims $1.9M Mega Millions Lottery Prize

Mahendra KC, a 50-year-old immigrant from Nepal, bought the Mega Million Quick Pick ticket from Huntington Liquor in San Bruno for a dollar, lottery officials said Thursday.

03/21/2014

more