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Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $600 Million, Second Biggest Lottery In History

The Powerball jackpot climbed up to a whopping $600 million Friday, and it had many people forking over big bills.

05/17/2013

A Powerball lottery ticket (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Powerball Jackpot Shoots Up To Incredible $550 Million

The jackpot soared to more than half a billion dollars after none of the tickets sold matched all the winning numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing.

05/16/2013

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Drawing Held, But No Winning Tickets Sold; Powerball Jackpot Soars To $475 Mil

The next drawing will be held Saturday, with a cash value of $302.4 million, lottery officials said.

05/15/2013

Powerball poster, May 12, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

No Winner In Powerball Drawing; $350 Million Up For Grabs On Wednesday

People were out Sunday morning buying tickets to try to cash in.

05/12/2013

Pedro Quezada (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Powerball Winner Pedro Quezada Resolves Child Support Debt

Authorities had said Pedro Quezada owed about $29,000 in back support. During the court hearing, officials said Quezada had paid about $30,000 to settle the debt.

04/01/2013

Pedro Quezada (credit: CBS 2)

NJ’s Powerball Winner Owes $29K In Child Support

The unpaid child support payments go back to 2009. It’s not known which of Pedro Quezada’s five children, who range in age from 5 to 23 years old, are covered under the payments.

03/28/2013

Pedro Quezada (credit: CBS 2)

Passaic $338M Powerball Winner: Money ‘Will Not Change My Heart’

Pedro Quezada appeared at New Jersey Lottery headquarters Tuesday afternoon.

03/26/2013

State lottery officials announce the winning $338M Powerball ticket was sold at a Passaic liquor store (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

N.J. Liquor Store: Owner Of Winning $338M Powerball Ticket Comes Forward

Late Monday afternoon 44-year-old Pedro Quezada walked into the Eagles Liquor in Passaic, N.J., and checked to see if he had the sole winning ticket for Saturday’s $338.3 million Powerball drawing.

03/25/2013

A Powerball lottery ticket (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Winning $338 Million Powerball Ticket Bought In New Jersey

The New Jersey Lottery said Sunday that details about the winning ticket would be released Monday, declining to reveal where it had been purchased and whether anyone had immediately come forward. It was the sixth largest jackpot in history.

03/24/2013

(credit: CBS 2)

$320-Million On The Line In Saturday Night’s Powerball Drawing

Neil Watson with the Nebraska Lottery says the current estimated jackpot of $320 million seems to be holding strong. The lump-sum cash option is $198.3 million.

03/23/2013

$14 Million NY Lottery winner

Officials: New Yorkers Spent Record $9.1-Billion On State Lotto In 2012

State officials say New York gamblers plunked down a record $9.1 billion on state-sanctioned lottery games in 2012.

01/05/2013

(credit: New Jersey Lottery)

WLNY-TV 10/55 To Broadcast New Jersey Lottery Drawings

With the new year will come a new way to find out if you’ve won the New Jersey Lottery.

12/26/2012

FILE - Mega Millions lottery ticket forms at a convenience store (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Check Your Numbers! 3 Winning Lottery Tickets Worth $700K Sold In NJ Set To Expire

Two Mega Millions tickets are each worth $250,000 and a $200,000 Powerball ticket was bought on Christmas Eve at Milleries Food Market in Mount Holly.

12/06/2012

Mega Millions winner Philip Cimino (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Floral Designer Wins $33 Million Mega Millions Jackpot

The 67-year-old purchased the winning ticket for the Nov. 2 drawing in Mineola.

11/29/2012

A Powerball lottery ticket (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Tickets Sold In Arizona And Missouri Win Record Powerball Jackpot

A lottery official said late Wednesday that the jackpot increased to $579.9 million by the time of the drawing, making the cash option $379.8 million.

11/29/2012

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