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Milpitas winner of the California Lottery Powerball game poses with a check showing his winnings. (California Lottery)

Winner Of $425 Million Powerball Ticket Bought In Milpitas Comes Forward

California Lottery officials said B. Raymond Buxton, a Northern California retiree, claimed the prize at the California Lottery headquarters in Sacramento. Buxton was wearing a shirt that featured a picture of Yoda and read, “Luck of the Jedi I have,” according to lottery officials.

04/01/2014

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

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Looking For Lottery Luck? Here Are The 5 Winningest Bay Area Lotto Sellers

Rule changes to the Mega Millions draw and a the introduction of Powerball in California have led to some of the biggest jackpots in history lately. Is there a method to the madness? A way to find an edge on other ticket-holders? Probably not, but that won’t stop us from trying.

03/18/2014

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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

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Winning Ticket For $425M Powerball Jackpot Sold At Milpitas Store

A winning ticket for Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery jackpot was sold at a gas station in Santa Clara County, according to lottery officials.

02/19/2014

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Numbers Drawn For $448 Million Powerball Jackpot

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

08/07/2013

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Estimated $425 Million Up For Grabs In Wednesday Powerball Draw

It’s a few hundred million short of the record jackpot, but Wednesday’s Powerball payoff of an estimated $425 million deserves some serious consideration.

08/07/2013

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Million Dollar Lotto Ticket Sold At Milpitas Gas Station

A lottery ticket worth more than $1.1 million was sold at a Milpitas gas station, lottery officials announced.

CBS San Francisco–08/05/2013

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

Powerball Ticket Worth More Than $1.1 Million Sold In Milpitas

While no one matched all six numbers in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing, one player who bought a ticket in Milpitas matched five out of six numbers worth $1,159,103.

08/04/2013

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Lottery Ticket Worth $2.6 Million Sold In San Francisco

A California Lottery ticket worth $2,623,314 was sold at a San Francisco market, lottery officials announced.

07/14/2013

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