Marina Safeway Bakery Employee Wins $1.9 Million Lottery JackpotThere is always a buzz inside Safeway's Marina District store, but on Wednesday it was just a few notches higher than normal.
Mega Millions Ticket Sold In San Francisco Matches 5 Of 6 NumbersWhile there has been no word on whether a winning ticket was drawn for Tuesday night's massive Mega Millions jackpot, California Lottery officials announced that a ticket matching five out of six numbers was drawn in San Francisco.
Mega Millions And Powerball Jackpots At Combined $999 MillionDid someone say $1 billion in jackpots? The combined Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots for drawings Tuesday and Wednesday nights total $999 million.
Third-Biggest Mega Millions Jackpot Ever Up For Grabs FridayThe Mega Millions jackpot for Friday night's drawing will be an estimated $548 million, with a cash value of $309.2 million. That would be the third-highest Mega Millions jackpot ever.
California Lottery Employees Demand Execs Resign Over Alleged MisconductFive California Lottery employees on Thursday demanded the resignation of senior department executives amid an investigation into alleged misconduct on a work-related trip and an audit of expenses.
Sole $543 Million Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In San JoseThe smile on Kawal Sachdev's face grew faster than the crowd gathering inside San Jose's Ernie's Liquors.
Mega Millions Jackpot Up To $522 Million, 5th Largest In Game's HistoryWhoever hits the jackpot for Tuesday night's Mega Millions lottery draw will be halfway to billionaire status.
Schools Not Benefitting From Soaring State Lottery RevenuesContributions to California schools from the state lottery reportedly are unchanged from 12 years ago, despite revenue that has soared in recent years thanks to enormous jackpots.
Winning Mega Millions Ticket Worth Half Billion SoldA winning ticket for a giant lottery jackpot estimated at $521 million has been sold in New Jersey.
Winning $457 million Powerball Ticket Sold In PennsylvaniaIf you bought a Powerball ticket in Pennsylvania for Saturday's drawing, you may be holding a piece of paper worth $457 million.
Massive $570 Million Powerball Sets Off Frenzy At Lucky Bay Area StoreThe numbers have been drawn for the massive $570 million Powerball lottery jackpot. The winning numbers are 12-29-30-33-61 and Powerball 26.
Daly City 7-Eleven Sells Ticket with 5 of 6 Winning Mega Millions NumbersThe numbers have been drawn for a Mega Millions lottery jackpot of $450 million but no winning jackpot tickets were sold in California.
'Pipe Dream' Comes True For Powerball WinnerThe largest single-ticket Powerball prize in U.S. history was claimed Thursday by a Massachusetts hospital worker who promptly quit her job only hours after learning she had won the $758.7 million prize.
Lottery Error Adds Intrigue To PowerballA mistake by the Massachusetts State Lottery on Thursday injected a little extra drama into the massive $758.7 million Powerball drawing — the largest won by a single ticket in U.S. history.
Powerball Jackpot Is Estimated At $204 MillionThe Powerball jackpot has rolled over to an estimated $204 million.