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Mega Millions lottery ticket forms at a convenience store in New York. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Brisk Sales Boost Mega Millions Jackpot To $425M

It is the second-largest Mega Millions jackpot ever, trailing only a $656 million jackpot won in March 2012, and the fifth largest lottery jackpot of any kind in U.S. history.

12/13/2013

Brighton Beach deli where sole winning $130.3 million Powerball ticket was sold. (credit: CBS 2)

Sole Winning $130.3 Million Powerball Ticket Sold At Brighton Beach Deli

The winning ticket was purchased at Rocco’s Bakery and Deli in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn. The deli will get $10,000 for selling the winning ticket.

11/18/2013

Pedro Quezada (credit: CBS 2)

Former Girlfriend Sues New Jersey Powerball Winner

Pedro Quezada ended up walking away with more than $150 million when he was the sole winner of the multi-state lottery in March.

11/12/2013

Powerball tickets (file/credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

3 Unclaimed Winning NJ Lottery Tickets Set To Expire

All New Jersey Lottery tickets expire one year from the date of the drawing.

11/01/2013

John Montone

‘Radio Free’ Montone: Big Lottery Jackpots & 1010 WINS: Perfect Together

Unlike many news organization which fill their pages and air with politicians, public officials and self-serving lawyers, 1010 WINS has always gone out of its way to give voice to the people of the metropolitan area.

09/20/2013

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$400M Winning Powerball Ticket Sold In SC

Lottery officials said early Thursday that the ticket was sold at the Murphy USA station in Lexington . The winning numbers drawn Wednesday night were 7-10-22-32-35 with the Powerball of 19.

09/19/2013

American Deli in Harlem sells Powerball tickets on Sept. 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Powerball Players Eyeing $400 Million Prize

Tri-State residents with big dreams are eagerly awaiting Wednesday night’s $400 million Powerball drawing.

09/18/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Reaches $400 Million; Huge Jackpots Become Norm

If it seems that giant lottery jackpots have people lining up at convenience stores more frequently, just wait.

09/17/2013

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Powerball Jackpot To Climb To $400 Million

The Powerball jackpot is expected to swell to an estimated $400 million after no ticket matched all of Saturday’s winning numbers.

09/15/2013

Man fills out numbers for Powerball tickets. (Mario Tama/Getty Images News)

Numbers Drawn For $317-Million Powerball Jackpot

Ticket sales were brisk on Saturday as people made their bid for the eighth largest jackpot in Powerball history, CBS 2 reported.

09/15/2013

Mega Millions Ticket (credit: CBS 2)

Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Central Jersey Set To Expire

Lottery officials strongly recommend that the ticket holder sign the back of the ticket and immediately contact them. If the ticket holder doesn’t claim their prize by Oct. 5, the ticket will expire.

09/10/2013

Winning Powerball ticket counter South Brunswick Super Stop n Shop (Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

South Brunswick, N.J. Man Comes Forward As Last Powerball Winner

A South Brunswick, N.J. man has claimed the final share of the $448 million jackpot in the Powerball lottery this month.

08/24/2013

The 16 Powerball winners from Ocean County, N.J. (credit: New Jersey Lottery)

‘Ocean’s 16′ Discuss Powerball Windfall

The group of co-workers from the Ocean County Vehicle Maintenance Department held one of three winning tickets in last week’s $448 million Powerball drawing.

08/13/2013

The 16 Powerball winners from Ocean County, N.J. (credit: New Jersey Lottery)

16 Ocean County, N.J. Workers Claim Powerball Prize

After taking the lump-sum payment, each employee will receive about $3.8 million, lottery officials said.

CBS New York–08/12/2013

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For 16 Ocean County, N.J. Workers, Winning Powerball Ticket May Be Worth $3.6 Million Each

Some of the winners showed up for work both Thursday and Friday. Would you?

08/09/2013

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