California Lottery Didn't Give $36M To Schools, Auditor SaysThe California lottery skimped on giving $36 million in revenue to fund public education and spent $720,000 on food and travel expenses without considering cheaper options.
Oakland Man's $10 Lottery Scratcher Becomes A $1 Million Dream Come TrueJorge Mena simply couldn't believe his eyes, so he took a two-mile jog to calm his excitement.
San Ramon To Sell Low-Income Housing With Lottery ProgramHome-seekers will soon have a chance at the bargain of a lifetime in one affluent Bay Area community, but the opportunity requires that you be lucky and have a low income.
'I Am A Very Lucky Guy': Man Who Beat Cancer Twice Wins $4.6 Million Lottery JackpotAn Oregon man is definitely on a winning streak. First he beat cancer. Then he beat it again. And then, he won the lottery!
Powerball Ticket Sold In San Jose Wins Big Despite Missing One NumberA ticket bought at a San Jose 7-Eleven store won more than $1 million in Saturday’s Powerball drawing, even though the numbers didn’t match up exactly.
2 Powerball Tickets Worth $3M Sold In Bay Area; $768M Winner In WisconsinTwo Powerball lottery tickets sold at separate Bay Area locations each matched five of six winning numbers in the $750 million drawing Wednesday night.
Massive Powerball Jackpot Triggers Buying Frenzy In Bay AreaThe clock is ticking down to Wednesday night's Powerball drawing for a jackpot that has climbed to an estimated $550 million.
'It’s A Miracle!' Great-Grandmother Wins $10 Million Lottery JackpotA great-grandmother in North Carolina struck it rich on Christmas Eve, declaring "It’s a miracle!"
Lottery Dreamers Converge on South Bay Liquor StoreIn San Jose, where several players have turned into lucky winners in the last few years, people lined up at Ernie’s liquor store to buy tickets.
First Winning Mega Millions Ticket Surfaces In South CarolinaA least one winning ticket for the massive $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot was sold in South Carolina, according to that state's official lottery website.
Mega Millions Frenzy At A Fever Pitch Ahead Of Tuesday Night DrawingWith the jackpot rising to a record $1.6 billion for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, lottery fever has swept the state and the nation.
$1.6 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Sends Lottery Fever To A Boiling PointLottery fever has been building all week but with no one taking home Friday’s billion dollar prize the jackpot is expected to climb to a mind-blowing $1.6 billion.
Mega Millions Ticket Sold in Morgan Hill Worth More Than $3 MillionNo one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion. A ticket sold in Morgan Hill matching 5 of 6 numbers is worth nearly $3.5 million.
No California Winners of $1 Billion Jackpot But Bay Area Player Matched 5 of 6No one in California won the jackpot but one lucky lottery player bought a ticket in Morgan Hill matching five of six numbers.
Mega Millions Jackpot Swells To Record $970 MillionThe Mega Millions jackpot ballooned to a record high: $970 million for Friday night's drawing, the second-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.