Huge lottery prizes due to simple math, with a few surprises

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple math — and very lo...

Place your bets: Dover set to roll the dice on NASCAR wagers

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Place your bets at Dover and let it ride: The track is ready to roll the dice on NASCAR betting. NASCAR fans could skip blackjack tables and roulette wheels inside...

April 14 tops list of luckiest birthdays of 2018: Medigaku

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Japanese website Medigaku has compiled a list of the luckiest birthdays this year based on the predictions of 10 popular fortune tellers and April 14 came out on top. On De...

California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The holder of the sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million can claim the prize as early as Monday morning, lottery officials said. The ticket matching al...

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold in southern California and will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history,...

The Latest: Powerball winner sold at California retailer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the Powerball drawing (all times local): 3:21 a.m. California lottery officials say the sole winning ticket for the $447.8 mil...

The Latest: Numbers drawn for 10th largest lottery jackpot

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the Powerball drawing (all times local): 10:10 p.m. The numbers have been drawn for the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. his...