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The Numbers Are In! Powerball Has Record Jackpot Saturday

One in 175 million. Those are the odds of you winning Saturday night’s Powerball game. Tickets are selling steadily and the record jackpot sits at an astronomical $600 million.

05/18/2013

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$600M Up For Grabs In Biggest Powerball Jackpot Ever

It’s a scramble for lottery tickets, as the Powerball jackpot reaches a record high. Six-hundred million dollars are up for grabs, and that number could get even higher before Saturday night’s drawing.

05/17/2013

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Powerball Jackpot Raised To $550 Million

Saturday night’s Powerball Jackpot has swelled to $550 million.

05/16/2013

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Feeling Lucky: Baltimoreans Take A Gamble On $360M Powerball Jackpot

Excitement is growing, and so is the Powerball jackpot. It’s $360 million and people throughout the region are taking their chances on striking it rich.

05/15/2013

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Ocean Downs To Stay Open 24 Hours This Summer

Gamblers will soon be able to try their luck at the Casino at Ocean Downs around the clock every day.

05/13/2013

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Ex-Lottery Worker Accused Of Stealing Tickets

The Attorney General’s Office says a former lottery worker has been indicted on charges of stealing lottery tickets and collecting more than $67,000 in winnings.

04/18/2013

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D.C. Lottery Vendor Avoids Local-Participation Law

For more than seven years, the company providing scratch-off lottery tickets in the nation’s capital has managed to avoid a city law that requires participation by local businesses in major contracts.

04/11/2013

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Foreign Lottery Scam Costs 81-Year-Old Nearly Half A Million Dollars

A scam targeting the elderly causes a man to give away $400,000 in six years after he says he was told he’d receive more than a million dollars in prizes.

03/07/2013

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Mt. Airy Grandmother Claims $26 Million Mega Millions Winning Ticket

The Maryland family who won the $26 million Mega Millions ticket has come forward to claim their cash prize. But they are choosing to remain anonymous.

02/21/2013

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D.C. Lottery Revenue Up After Recent Sales Slump

Lottery revenue in the District of Columbia is on the rise again after a five-year slump in sales.

02/16/2013

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2 Accused Of Fraudulently Getting Social Security

Two Baltimore women have been indicted on charges of fraudulently obtaining Social Security benefits using information they obtained by telling victims they had won a lottery in Jamaica.

01/11/2013

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Even A Bigger Prize: Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $550 Million

Powerball buzz! It’s a frenzy as millions rush to buy tickets for the largest jackpot in Powerball history–$550 million is on the line.

11/28/2012

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