Lottery

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Lottery Tickets Could Be Delivered To Homes Under Bill

Residents who want lottery tickets sent to their doorsteps could have them delivered under a bill moving in the Legislature.

03/16/2015

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Cops: Pennsylvania Woman Scammed Out Of $26K With Phony Lottery ‘Win’

Police say a Pennsylvania woman has conned an elderly friend out of $26,000 by claiming to have won the New York lottery.

03/05/2015

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KYW Flashback: The First Legal Lottery Tickets Are Sold In The Keystone State

It was 43 years ago this week that KYW reporters were broadcasting interviews with bright eyed hopefuls ready to plunk down a few bucks for the first legal lottery tickets being sold in the Keystone State.

03/04/2015

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Lottery Audit: Some NJ Winners Used Dead People’s IDs To Collect

Forty-six New Jersey lottery winners from July 2013 to July 2014 used social security numbers of dead people to collect their winnings, according to an audit released Wednesday.

02/19/2015

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When Crime Pays

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Sometimes there’s something better than legal justice. Perfect justice. A Florida man won a lump sum $2.2 million lottery payment in December. The man, who has been arrested […]

02/16/2015

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Powerball Jackpot Stands At $500 Million

The Powerball jackpot stands at $500 million dollars.

02/11/2015

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2 Powerball Tickets Worth $1 Million Each Sold At Philadelphia Area Stores

Each winning ticket matched all five white balls, 15-16-23-27-36, but not the red Powerball 09 from the Jan. 17th drawing.

01/20/2015

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Lottery Ticket Sold In Cape May County Hits $9.1M Pick 6 Jackpot

The winning numbers from the Monday, Dec. 29 drawing were: 08, 14, 21, 26, 31 and 45.

12/31/2014

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Lottery Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold In Allentown

The ticket was sold at the 7-Eleven at 1801 S 4th Street and correctly matched all five balls, 22-31-38-47-48, but not the red Powerball 15 for a $1 million prize.

12/18/2014

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NJ Lottery Game Suspended After Low Ticket Sales

Officials are suspending a new multi-state lottery game after just two months because of lower-than-expected ticket sales.

12/16/2014

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Check Your Pockets! Lottery Ticket Worth $800K Sold In Montgomery County

A winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 was sold at the Quik Stop store in Norristown, Montgomery County on November 10.

11/12/2014

NEW YORK - MAY 20: An overall view during the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20, 2014 at the ABC News' 'Good Morning America' Times Square Studio in New York City.

Grand Imperial Poobah: Applauds NBA’s Decision To Leave Lottery Rules Alone

The Grand Imperial Poobah gives his take on the Sixers’ roster and the NBA’s decision NOT to change the draft lottery rules.

10/23/2014

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Report: NBA Lottery Reform Voted Against

According to reports, the NBA did not receive enough votes to approve the draft lottery reform.

10/22/2014

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Phila. Charter School Holds Lottery To Cut Enrollment

A charter school in Northern Liberties held a lottery Thursday evening to determine which 250 children would be forced to leave the school and enroll elsewhere, due to a loss of about $300,000 per month in state money.

10/16/2014

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Delaware Attorney General Warns Of 2 Phone Scams

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden is alerting consumers about two unrelated telephone scams that have targeted consumers in the state.

10/03/2014

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