Powerball winner: $754M jackpot claimed by single person in Washington
A single Washington resident has won the first Powerball lottery of 2023. They matched all six numbers on their ticket: 5, 11, 22, 23, 69 and red Powerball 7.
Powerball jackpot nears US$2 billion, smashing world record
This is the largest national lottery jackpot in world history, according to Guinness World Records, and it might keep climbing if no one wins the next draw.
Nov 7, 2022
Single winning Powerball ticket sold for world-record US$2.04B jackpot
After 41 draws, all five numbers and the Powerball were on the ticket of one lucky lottery player.
Nov 8, 2022
Record-breaking US$1.9B Powerball drawing delayed over processing sales
It's likely that the results for the record-breaking $1.9 billion Powerball drawing won't be known until later Tuesday, officials said.
Nov 8, 2022
Powerball jackpot swells to US$1 billion for Halloween night draw
For only the second time in Powerball's 30-year history, its jackpot has cracked US$1 billion.
Oct 31, 2022
Powerball jackpot climbs to US$800 million, and Canadians can play too
After three months and 36 consecutive drawings without a winner, the Powerball jackpot has climbed to whopping US$800 million.
Oct 27, 2022
Canadians can play, and win, in Powerball lottery jackpot
Americans’ dreams of claiming a $550 million lottery jackpot have seeped into Canada.
Nov 28, 2012
Mega Millions jackpot closes in on $1 billion, yet again
The Mega Millions jackpot has reached an astonishing $940 million – or a lump sum cash option of $483.5 million – after no ticket matched all six numbers drawn earlier this week.
Yes, Canadians can enter the US$1.1 billion Mega Millions lottery. Here’s how
After three months with no winner, the Mega Millions lottery has swollen to a whopping $1.1 billion, the third-largest jackpot in U.S. history
Jul 29, 2022
The dark side of winning the lottery: lucky ticket can cause new troubles, past winners say
The latest winner of a big jackpot came Friday, when a single ticket sold in Illinois matched the numbers for a $1.337 billion Mega Millions prize.
Jul 31, 2022
Here’s what will change when Ontario’s new internet gambling market opens April 4
Ontario is launching a new legal internet gambling market next month. Here's what will change.
Mar 23, 2022
‘New, bigger’ Lotto 6/49 launching next week will have 2 multi-million-dollar jackpots each draw
A 'new, bigger' Lotto 6/49 is launching next week and will include two multi-million-dollar jackpots in every draw, the OLG says.
Sep 8, 2022
$70M Max Millions lottery jackpot finally claimed
After weeks of going unclaimed, a single winning ticket was drawn for Friday's Lotto Max jackpot.
Oct 22, 2022
22-year-old wins $70M, biggest lottery jackpot in Quebec’s history
"I wasn't thinking much about it; I thought it would just be a participation. When I saw the ticket I was in a state of shock."
Feb 28, 2020
Southern Alberta businesses dealing with inflation, possible recession entering 2023
Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) shows 24 per cent of Alberta businesses are at risk of closure.
Ottawa willing to find ways to ‘improve’ maligned cybersecurity bill, minister says
Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino said the bill introduced last year will ensure Canada has the defences needed to address the many online threats to national security.
Ontario municipal election 2022: Brampton results
Results from the municipal race in the City of Brampton, where incumbent Patrick Brown is seeking a second term leading the Flower City.
Oct 24, 2022
NHL all-star festivities netted some surprising results for Proline bettors
The NHL all-star festivities presented a few surprises for Proline customers.
Kelowna, B.C. Mountie’s widow sues province for unsafe work conditions
A loss of love, training, care, guidance and companionship of a father and children is also listed among the damages suffered when the RCMP Sargent died.