Ticket Sales Resume After $4 Million Loss from Illinois LotteryIllinois Lottery officials say the state lost about $4 million by halting sales of Powerball and Mega Millions tickets due to the state budget stalemate.
Lottery Vendors, Players Worry About Possible Loss Of Mega Millions & PowerballState under notice that Illinois will be dumped without a budget by the end of June.
Too Late: Lottery Ticket Worth $3.5 Million Goes UnclaimedA $3.5 million Lotto prize sold in eastern Missouri in November has now expired, and two other unclaimed prizes purchased in Missouri are set to expire soon, too.
Powerball Jackpot Tops $400 Million for 1st Time in MonthsThe odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are incredibly small, at one in 292.2 million.
Lawsuit Filed Against Company that Runs Illinois LotteryThe lawsuit accuses Northstar of manipulating winning tickets and misrepresenting the chances of winning.
Metro East Couples to Split Thousands in American Legion WinningsSomeone finally won American Legion Post 110's "Queen of Hearts" drawing Wednesday night.
St. Louis Mayoral Candidates File to Officially Enter RaceThe race to replace the retiring Francis Slay as mayor of St. Louis begins today.
Graphic Design Student Wins $1M in Missouri LotteryChaz Williams, 21, matched all 5 white-ball numbers to win the prize.
Illinois Seeking New Private Manager for State's LotteryAiming to avoid past troubles, Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Thursday that the state is seeking bids for a new private manager to run the Illinois Lottery after moving to terminate Northstar Lottery Group's contract last year.
Powerball's Estimated Jackpot Hits $478 MillionThe next drawing will be Saturday. Nearly three months have passed without a winner of the big prize.
No Mega Millions Jackpot WinnerFriday's drawing could be worth $508 million
Mega Millions Jackpot $415 MillionClick to see numbers drawn Friday night