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Big Lottery Jackpots Can Cause Gambling Addicts To Relapse

There’s another big Powerball drawing Wednesday, and addiction experts predict some problem gamblers who are trying to kick the habit will fall off the wagon because of all the attention large jackpots get.

08/07/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Reaches $400M

There were no jackpot winners for Saturday’s drawing. The next drawing will be Wednesday, and the revised estimated jackpot is $400 million.

08/04/2013

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Lottery Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold At Philadelphia Deli

Just days after an Upper Darby woman claimed a Powerball jackpot worth more than $77 million, lottery officials announced that another winning ticket has been sold in the area.

08/01/2013

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Lottery Ticket Worth $700K Sold In Bustleton

A jackpot-winning ticket worth $700,000 was sold in Philadelphia, lottery officials say.

07/08/2013

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Lottery Ticket Worth $30 Million Sold At Atlantic County Store

The sole winning ticket for last Friday’s drawing was sold at the Vineland Truck Stop in Buena.

06/03/2013

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NJ Man Claims Share Of $198M Mega Millions Jackpot

New Jersey Lottery officials say a Tinton Falls man has claimed his share of a recent $198 million Mega Millions jackpot.

05/25/2013

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$590M-Plus Powerball: 1 Winning Ticket Sold In Florida

It’s all about the odds, and one lone ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching each of the numbers drawn for the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials said Sunday.

05/19/2013

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Mega Millions Ticket Worth $95M Sold In Monmouth County

Tickets sold in New Jersey and Virginia matched all the winning numbers to take the $190 million jackpot up for grabs.

05/18/2013

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Pennsylvania, New Jersey See Economic Boost From Giant Lottery Prizes

These giant prizes have many players dreaming big and local lottery officials excited for an economic boost.

05/18/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Soars To $550 Million

So you didn’t win Wednesday’s $360 million Powerball jackpot? Make that you and everyone else.

05/16/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Balloons To $360M In Weeks

After weeks of rolling without a winner, the Powerball jackpot has once again ballooned in time for its Wednesday drawing, an estimated $360 million jackpot considered the third largest Powerball jackpot and the seventh largest jackpot in history.

05/15/2013

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Lottery Ticket Worth $900,000 Sold At Bucks County Supermarket

The Match 6 ticket worth $900,000 was sold at the Giant in the Center Point Place Shopping Center and corresponds to the May 13th drawing.

05/14/2013

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Two Pa. Winners To Split $500,000 Lottery Jackpot

Two winners on opposite sides of the state will be sharing a $500,000 jackpot.

05/13/2013

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Pa. Lottery Ticket Worth $225,000 Sold In Delaware County

The jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket was sold at Delcroft Beverage on Delmar Drive in Folcroft.

04/23/2013

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Call For Federal Investigation Into New Jersey Lottery Privatization

There’s a call for the feds to look into a plan to hand operation of the New Jersey Lottery over to a private company.

04/20/2013

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