California    Lottery: Winning numbers, Winners

CA Lottery may not be fulfilling its promise to help fund local schools, here's why:  KMPH Fox 26

Millions play and billions of dollars are made each year through the California Lottery but the money made may not be going where it's supposed to. The houses ...

Powerball lottery: Did you win Saturday's $260M drawing? Live results (2/16/2019)  NJ.com

The Powerball winning numbers are drawn Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at 10:59 p.m. The Powerball jackpot drawing today (2/16/2019) is worth an estimated $260 ...

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily Derby’ game  Fresno Bee

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:6 Whirl Win-2nd:8 Gorgeous George-3rd:9 Winning ...

CA Lottery Draws Hispanic Marketing RFP - Thu., Feb. 7, 2019  O'Dwyer's PR News

The California State Lottery has issued a Request for Proposal for agencies providing Hispanic marketing services.

Winning numbers drawn in ‘SuperLotto Plus’ game  San Luis Obispo Tribune

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "SuperLotto Plus" game were: 05-14-15-35-45, Mega Ball: 5. (five, fourteen ...

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4’ game  Merced Sun-Star

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 1-5-5-7. (one, five, five, seven). ¶ Ticket-holders with all four ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game  Westport News

SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 2-5-8. (two, five, eight) ...

California Lottery cops questioned a $2 million jackpot. Then they lost their jobs.  East Bay Times

The California State Lottery has paid more than $500,000 to settle lawsuits filed by two former investigators who claimed they were fired for calling attention to ...

Money rolls in for California Lottery despite scrutiny, conflict  Merced Sun-Star

The California State Lottery is earning more money than ever, but it's also coming under new scrutiny as it heads toward a ninth consecutive year of revenue ...

After bawdy photos, California Lottery workers demand resignations  The Fresno Bee

Five California Lottery employees asked the California Lottery Commission on Sept. 20, 2018 to force the resignation of several senior department executives.

California Lottery spent thousands on pens that look like baseball bats. Did it need them?  Sacramento Bee

The California Lottery spent big money on swag for its sales training conferences last year, according to an internal audit that urged the department to get a ...

1 ticket in Northern CA matches 5 of 6 Mega Millions numbers, CA Lottery says  KABC-TV

The California Lottery said there were no Mega Millions jackpot winners in the state, but one ticket sold in Northern California matched five of six numbers.

California man learns $10 million reason not to tell your roommate if you win the lottery, police say  Washington Post

A man in Vacaville, Calif., learned the hard way not to share everything with roommates.

California Lottery officials seen in bawdy photos sent to governor: report  Fox News

Photos of bawdy behavior – including one of a man in a bar with his head inside a woman's shirt – were recently sent to California Gov. Jerry Brown from a ...

Mega Millions results: California lottery winners - 8 tickets sold match 5 of 6 numbers  Express.co.uk

THE Mega Millions jackpot drawn last night was one of the biggest in US lottery history - and while the winning ticket was not found in California, eight of the ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game  Beaumont Enterprise

SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 5-1-8. (five, one, eight).

Rowdy party complaint prompts California Lottery to cancel sales meeting  Merced Sun-Star

The California Lottery is postponing a planned sales conference in the wake of an anonymous employee's recent complaint to Gov. Jerry Brown about senior ...

Farmworker wins $2 million with lottery ticket bought in Greenfield  The Salinas Californian

Calderon purchased the winning Scratchers ticket at Greenfield Market at 348 El Camino Real in Greenfield.

Mega Million causes long lines at California Lottery in Gold Ranch  KRNV My News 4

The mega-millions lottery has a new jackpot of $900-million and many locals are lining up in hopes to win the big bucks at Gold Ranch today. There was no ...

$500K winning California Lottery Fantasy 5 ticket sold in Chula Vista  10News

CHULA VISTA (KGTV) – Someone woke up Monday morning a half-million dollars richer. And they probably don't know it. A California Lottery Fantasy 5 ticket ...

Spontaneous office pool wins $543 million California lottery jackpot  The Seattle Times

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A group of California co-workers who decided to play the lottery on a whim won last month's $543 million Mega Millions jackpot, the ...

Report: California Lottery sales are booming but schools aren't seeing any more money  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Contributions to California schools from the state lottery are unchanged from 12 years ago, despite revenue that has soared in recent years thanks to enormous ...

Man accused of stealing roommate's $10-million lottery ticket  WPVI-TV

Authorities have arrested a California man they say tried to steal his roommate's $10 million winning lottery ticket.

David&Goliath wins $295M California Lottery account  Campaign US

The West Coast agency retains it for another five years and vows to make brand number one lottery in America. David&Goliath has won California Lottery's ...

California Lottery employees demand executive resignations over alleged misconduct  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

SACRAMENTO — Five California Lottery employees on Thursday demanded the resignation of senior department executives amid an investigation into alleged ...

California lottery winner admits to scamming friends  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A California woman who won $5.2 million in a lottery has pleaded guilty in federal court in South Dakota to scamming six people in the wake of her win.

Lottery ticket worth $18,000 sold in San Diego  FOX 5 San Diego

A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, in Wednesday evening's SuperLotto Plus drawing was sold at a San Diego convenience store and is ...

Visalia liquor store sells $5 million winning scratcher  Visalia Times-Delta

Within a year, a Visalia store sells second $5 million winning scratcher.

Monterey County farm worker wins $2 million playing California Lottery scratchers  KTVU San Francisco

California has a new millionaire: A 64-year-old Monterey County farm worker who says he paused to bless himself before scratching off the 10th word needed ...

Want to boost your chances of winning the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot? Try the ‘luckiest’ lottery outlet in California  East Bay Times

As with real estate, buying a winning lotto ticket is all about location, location, location. Or at least it was for the winners of six jackpot tickets over a million dollars ...

New CA Lottery App Tells You If You’re A Winner  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The California Lottery is making it easier for people to check if they won. The updated California Lottery app, called Check-a-Ticket, ...

Check your ticket – here are the winning numbers for record $667 million Mega Millions jackpot  The Modesto Bee

The winning numbers for the $667 million California Mega Millions jackpot — the third largest in US history — were announced Tuesday night.

Helen Brean is one of four California Lottery officers who lost their jobs after questioning a $1.9 million payment in 2016.  Sacramento Bee

Helen Brean is one of four California Lottery officers who lost their jobs after questioning a $1.9 million payment in 2016.

California Lottery: May the Best Dream Win by David&Goliath  The Drum

A new campaign for the California Lottery spends its time on dreamers and the little – or big – things people would do if they won the SuperLottoPlus game.

Winning ticket for largest jackpot in California Lottery history sold in San Jose  KTVU San Francisco

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - In the coming weeks, the California Lottery could begin paying a state resident more than half a billion dollars. This, after an unnamed ...

The California Lottery is setting sales records, but contributions to education haven't kept pace  Marketplace APM

The California Lottery is breaking sales records. This year, revenues will soar to an estimated $6.9 billion. The recent boom has been fueled by a wave of ...

Murrieta Store Sells Sole $36 Million Winning Lotto Ticket  Murrieta, CA Patch

Murrieta Store Sells $36M Winning Lotto Ticket - Murrieta, CA - The odds of winning the jackpot are one in 41416353​.

He hit a $1 million jackpot in November. He just won $5 million more  Merced Sun-Star

Antulio Mazariegos has won $6 million off four winning California Lottery Scratchers tickets since November. The Southern California man hit a $1 million ...

Mega Millions Swells To $868M After No Winner Tuesday  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBS News/CBSLA) – The Mega Millions jackpot has soared to a whopping $868 million for Friday night's drawing. That's a record for the game ...

One lucky person in SLO County has a lottery ticket worth over half a million dollars  The Tribune

One lucky person in San Luis Obispo County won over half a million dollars on Tuesday, when 5 of the 6 numbers on their Mega Millions ticket matched the ...

$2.6 million unclaimed lottery ticket sold at Super Food Mart in Bakersfield  The Bakersfield Californian

A winning $2.6 million Powerball lottery ticket was sold at Super Food Mart in northeast Bakersfield, the California Lottery announced Wednesday.

California Lottery Sales Are Shattering Records — But Schools Aren't Hitting The Jackpot  KPCC

That not only breaks a record, it more than doubles the amount from just a few years before. The California Lottery's revenues now top those at Fortune 500 ...

'Flipping Out and Crying': Orange County Couple Wins $5 Million on California Lottery Scratchers Game  NBC Southern California

An Orange County couple celebrated a huge windfall June 8 when they cashed a $20 "Hit It Big" scratcher ticket that won them $5 million from the California ...

CA Lottery: Gilroy College Student Wins $1 Million  Gilroy, CA Patch

CA Lottery: Gilroy College Student Wins $1 Million - Gilroy, CA - The 19-year-old won $1 million off a Scratcher ticket he purchased at a South Bay gas station, ...

This Hanford man just won the lottery, then she hit a jackpot  The Fresno Bee

A couple in love hit the jackpot on one lottery ticket sold in Hanford, the California Lottery said.

Kings County man wins lottery  Hanford Sentinel

HANFORD – It was just a regular day for Fred Bastardo as he visited a local market to buy some California Lottery tickets. He purchased one Scratchers ticket, ...

Did you win? $36-million lottery ticket sold at Murrieta gas station  Los Angeles Times

The winner has 180 days from the drawing date to claim the prize.

Heres How Much Gilroy Schools Get From California Lottery  Gilroy, CA Patch

GILROY, CA — As the Gilroy Unified School District school board and others across the state are finalizing next year's budgets before the June deadline, they ...

$12K SuperLotto Plus Winning Ticket Sold in La Mesa  Times of San Diego

A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number in Wednesday evening's SuperLotto Plus drawing was sold at a La Mesa liquor store.

California man scratches lotto tickets until he wins $750000  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

A California man was so set on finding a winning scratch-off lottery ticket he decided he wasn't going to leave the store until he won. Lucky for him, it only took ...

Huge lottery spending in Bakersfield aided by ad campaign targeting Spanish speakers, poor  Bakersfield Now

Despite high levels of poverty, Kern County residents in 2017 spent $127 million on the California Lottery. That sum is roughly equivalent to the total annual ...

Ticket Winning $36 Million SuperLotto Plus Jackpot Sold in Murrieta  KTLA Los Angeles

A ticket winning a $36 million SuperLotto Plus jackpot was sold in Murrieta, officials said. The ticket was bought at the ampm at 39460 Murrieta Hot Springs Road ...

California Lottery tries to stop San Jose scratcher thefts  Sacramento Bee

The California Lottery is trying to halt a string of thefts in San Jose in which someone stole scratcher tickets before they reached the retailers who ordered them.

No Winning Mega Millions Ticket, Jackpot Now $654 Million  CBS Sacramento

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, meaning the jackpot climbs to $654 million.

A Mega Millions lottery winner is selling his California mountain estate for $26 million — and the massive property comes with a buffalo ranch, steakhouse, and saloon  Business Insider

The estate includes a 16000-square-foot house with a sauna and a 17-seat movie theater, as well as a buffalo ranch, steakhouse, and a saloon.

California Man Nabs $750,000 Lottery Jackpot After Refusing to Leave Store Until He Scored Win  Inside Edition

A California man wasn't going to take no for answer when it came to winning the lottery. Fred Bastardo visited El Rachero Liquor in Hanford, California, to buy a ...

Mega Millions winner will receive even more money, jackpot revised to $543 million  USA TODAY

The California winner of the Mega Millions jackpot Tuesday night is even luckier than we thought: the jackpot has been revised based on final sales to $543 ...

California Lottery employees decry lewd and fraudulent behavior of senior executives  Sacramento Bee

Veteran Lottery employees demand resignations of senior department executives on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, after an anonymous whistleblower sent a letter to ...

San Diego-Area Woman Who Won $5.2 Million Lottery Prize Pleads Guilty to Scamming Others  KTLA Los Angeles

A California woman who won $5.2 million in a lottery has pleaded guilty in federal court in South Dakota to scamming six people in the wake of her win.

$33 Million Jackpot-Winning SuperLotto Plus Ticket Sold in Lake View Terrace  KTLA Los Angeles

Someone who bought a lottery ticket in Lake View Terrace just became a whole lot richer. The lucky winner purchased the SuperLotto Plus ticket for ...

Person who bought Mega Millions ticket in Rancho Cucamonga will get more than $500000  Fontana Herald-News

A person who bought a Mega Millions ticket in Rancho Cucamonga wasn't the $1.5 billion jackpot winner, but will still walk away with more than $500000, ...

SLO store sold a winning Mega Millions lottery ticket  The San Luis Obispo Tribune

One of 8 winning California Lottery tickets with 5 out of 6 Mega Millions numbers was sold at the San Luis Obispo Quick Stop on Broad Street. It's worth more ...

Search On For Two Men Who Stole A Lottery Machine From A Grocery Store  CBS Sacramento

DAVIS (CBS13) — Davis Police are looking to the public to find two suspects who stole a State Lottery kiosk out of a Safeway early Wednesday morning.

CA Lottery  Fresno Bee

These California lotteries were drawn Friday: 9-0-9. (nine, zero, nine). 5-4-6. Premium *content* for only $0.99. For the most comprehensive local coverage, ...

Here are the states with the most Mega Millions jackpot winners  ABC News

Last week's Mega Millions jackpot winner may have been in California, but when it comes to selling the most winning tickets, New York walks away with the top ...

Mega Millions: Winning Ticket for $1.6 Billion Jackpot Sold in South Carolina, But Not All Results Are In  KTLA Los Angeles

No new billionaires were minted in California during Tuesday night's record $1.6-billion Mega Millions drawing, but a ticket winning the jackpot was sold in ...

Mega Millions Results: Winning numbers drawn for $1.6 billion jackpot  WLS-TV

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot is at a record $1.6 billion. It would be the largest jackpot prize in U.S. history and comes with a cash option of $913 million.

Lottery Winner Becomes Record-Setting Loser  Northridge, CA Patch

Lottery Winner Becomes Epic Lottery Loser - Northridge-Chatsworth, CA - A court ruling made it official: a Lotto winner in Chatsworth left $63 million, the largest ...

It’s a double $5 million whammy for Bay Area lottery winners  The Mercury News

Two Bay Area lottery ticket buyers have each won a $5-million prize.

Feeling lucky? A half-billion dollars is up for grabs in tonight’s Mega Millions lottery  The Mercury News

For the fifth time in the history of the Mega Millions multi-state lottery, the jackpot has surpassed a half-billion dollars, California Lottery officials announced ...

SoCal Man Wins 4 Lottery Prizes — Including Ones Worth $5 Million and $1 Million — Within Months  KTLA Los Angeles

A lucky lottery player from Southern California has won more than $6 million in prizes in the past six months, including one worth a staggering $5 million, state ...

Bakersfield man wins $2 million in California Lottery  Bakersfield Now

A lucky Bakersfield man won $2 million playing the California Lottery.Michael Taylor purchased his $20Crossword Deluxe Scratchers at the Lucky 7 Food Mart ...

California Man Wins Lottery 4 times in 6 Months For More Than $6 Million  Inside Edition

A California man has had an unbelievable lucky streak, winning more than $6 million in lottery prizes in six months. Antulio Mazariegos purchased four tickets in ...

$32K lottery ticket sold at Imperial Beach store  FOX 5 San Diego

A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, in Wednesday evening's SuperLotto Plus drawing was sold at a liquor store in Imperial Beach and is ...

Lottery winner admits to scamming friends of more than $1 million  Rapid City Journal

Kelly Lhotak thought she was helping a close friend struggling with unending problems with the IRS when she agreed to loan her more than $622000 over a ...

Mega Millions ticket matching 5 of 6 numbers sold in Santa Ana  fox5sandiego.com

A Mega Millions ticket matching five numbers but missing the Mega number in Friday night's drawing was sold at a convenience store in Santa Ana, California ...

Spontaneous office pool wins $543 million lottery jackpot  WSET

A group of California co-workers who decided to play the lottery on a whim won last month's $543 million Mega Millions jackpot, the largest prize ever on a ...

What Happens if Your Roommate Steals Your $10 Million Lottery Ticket?  Slate

On Dec. 20, a man in Vacaville, California, walked into a grocery store, bought a $30 scratch-off lottery ticket, and thought he had won $10,000. He brought the ...

Heres How Much Campbell Schools Get From California Lottery  Patch.com

How Much Campbell Schools Get From CA Lottery - Campbell, CA - But state lottery money pays few of the bills.

More than $670 Million up for grabs in lottery  KERO 23ABC News

Jackpots for both Mega Millions and Powerball were on the rise Friday, with more than $670 million in prize money up for grabs between the two lottery ...

$1.7M Lottery Ticket Sold in Corning  Action News Now

A winning lottery ticket worth $1.7 million for the Mega Millions jackpot was sold in the city of Corning, according to an email sent by the California Lottery.

California man wins lottery 4 times in 6 months  WSAW

CBS NEWS-- Most people only dream of winning the lottery, and few actually see that dream come true. But something happened to one Southern California ...

Heres How Much Pleasanton Schools Get From Calif. Lottery  Pleasanton, CA Patch

How Much Lottery Money Goes To Pleasanton Schools? - Pleasanton, CA - The state lottery money pays few of the bills.

Numbers Drawn For $425 Million Mega Millions Jackpot  KTLA Los Angeles

The numbers have been announced in Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing, with a jackpot of $425 million at stake. The winning numbers were: 34, 44, 57, 62, ...

Mega Millions Winner Selling $26 Million Mountaintop Mansion Because of Son's Heart Condition  PEOPLE.com

A Mega Millions lottery is winner saying goodbye to his $26 million dream home. After winning the $180 million jackpot in August 2014, Rick Knudsen ...

$27 Million SuperLotto Plus Ticket Sold At Fremont AM/PM  CBS San Francisco Bay Area

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) – California Lottery officials announced Thursday that winning SuperLotto Plus ticket worth a whopping $27 million was sold at a ...

Heres How Much Cupertino Schools Get From California Lottery  Cupertino, CA Patch

How Much Cupertino Schools Get From CA Lottery - Cupertino, CA - But state lottery money pays few of the bills.

Local man wins $2.5 million Powerball from downtown Bakersfield gas station  KERO 23ABC News

A Bakersfield man is $2.5 million richer Monday after purchasing a winning Powerball ticket on Friday October 26, 2018. California Lottery officials said the two ...

California man accused of stealing $10M lottery ticket  Youngstown Vindicator

Associated Press. SACRAMENTO, Calif. Authorities have arrested a California man they say tried to steal his roommate's $10 million winning lottery ticket.

California Lottery News: Retiree, Jose Ramos, Claims $20 Million SuperLotto Plus® Ticket Sold in San Bernardino County  STL.News

SACRAMENTO, CA – We learned some interesting things when a retiree claimed a $20 million SuperLotto Plus ticket sold in Fontana (San Bernardino County).

'It's a good feeling': Bellflower woman wins $2M with Lottery Scratchers ticket • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

Elsa Zatarain couldn't believe it when she scanned a $20 Scratchers ticket she bought at a Torrance Doughnut shop and it showed she had won $2 million.

Mega Millions winners poker-faced as they return to work at Wells Fargo  East Bay Times

Customers strolling into a South San Jose Wells Fargo this morning had no idea that millionaires would be cashing their checks. The branch, near Snell Avenue ...

These 11 Work Friends Won Millions in the Lottery. The Choice They Made Next Surprised Everyone  Inc.

If you won the lottery, would you keep working at your current job? For a group of 11 work friends in California who won a $543 million lottery prize, it's not a ...

A $180 Million Lotto Winner's Massive Mountain Estate  The Wall Street Journal

After buying a winning ticket four years ago, a former construction executive bought a luxury mountain home, a buffalo ranch and a saloon, now on the market for ...

Man wins millions off 4 scratch cards in 6 months  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A very lucky longtime lottery player has won millions of dollars in recent months playing lottery sc...

$1.537 billion Mega Millions ticket sold in South Carolina  LA Daily News

By JACK JONES and MICHAEL WARREN. COLUMBIA, S.C.— Lottery officials say someone bought a ticket in South Carolina to win the Mega Millions jackpot ...

Man Sues For Chatsworths Unclaimed $63 Million Lotto Jackpot  Patch.com

Man Sues To Claim 'Unclaimed' $63 Million Lottery - Northridge-Chatsworth, CA - A man claims to have bought the Chatsworth ticket for a $63 million ...

$180-million lottery winner selling his San Bernardino mountain estate, buffalo ranch and saloon for $26 million  The Mercury News

When you win $180 million in the California Mega Millions lottery, why stop at buying a humongous home on dozens of acres? Rick Knudsen picked up a few ...

Weird things that have happened to big-time lottery winners  The Mercury News

A look at some of the weird things that have happened to past winners of huge lotto payouts.

San Jose liquor store sells multimillion-dollar lotto ticket and Twitter users jump for joy  The Mercury News

Social media jumps for joy over sale of half-billion-dollar lottery ticket sold at San Jose liquor store.