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British Columbia Lottery wants to upgrade computerized drawing system

May 6, 2016, 10:59 am ET

By Todd Northrop

Canada's British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) in order to expand and improve its ability to conduct computerized lottery drawings.

While the lottery may view a new computerized drawing system as a step-up for the organization, lottery players may feel differently.  In the United States, computerized drawings are the basis for the biggest scandal to ever rock the lottery industry.

According to the RFI,...

Powerball

$415 MILLION: Powerball jackpot surges on rollover

May 5, 2016, 8:18 am ET

7th-largest cash value in history

By Todd Northrop

Ready to start dreaming about dollar signs again?

Just four months after people from every country went into frenzy trying to find creative ways to buy tickets for the biggest jackpot the world had ever seen, Powerball is back with another top-10 jackpot that can deliver multi-generational wealth.

Editorial / Opinion

Editorial calls for revamp of Oregon Lottery governance

May 4, 2016, 8:26 am ET

The Register-Guard editorial staff may be on to something for all states to consider

Last week's firing of Jack Roberts as director of the Oregon Lottery offers Oregonians a warning: A governance structure established by voters 30 years ago for a small-time scratch-off ticket operation may be poorly suited to the billion-dollar enterprise the lottery has become. The 2017 Legislature should study whether existing systems of oversight and control are adequate, and refer any needed improvements to the voters.

Alabama

Alabama lottery won't happen in 2016

May 3, 2016, 9:12 am ET

Alabama state lawmakers return to Montgomery on Tuesday for the final two days of the 2016 legislative session, but for supporters of a state lottery, the session has already ended.

Powerball

$348 MILLION: April misses bring May riches

May 1, 2016, 9:35 am ET

This week Powerball will be the hot ticket, featuring a jackpot that will tempt a lot of people to take a chance at unimaginable wealth.

Massachusetts Lottery

Lottery winner wins again with $1M scratch ticket at lottery headquarters

April 29, 2016, 6:14 pm ET

A Medford, Massachusetts, man cashing in a $1,000 scratch ticket won another $1 million after he stopped to buy another ticket in the lobby of the Massachusetts State Lottery's Braintree headquarters.

Insider Buzz

Third suspect surrenders in national lottery rigging scandal

April 28, 2016, 3:43 pm ET

A third man charged in a still-unfolding, multi-million dollar lottery rigging scandal investigation surrendered to authorities in Iowa on Thursday, his attorney said.

Powerball

$314 million jackpot puts Powerball back in spotlight

April 28, 2016, 10:14 am ET

Big lottery jackpot hunters will have a jumbo-sized target this weekend, as the multi-state Powerball jackpot has crossed the $300 million mark.

Oregon Lottery

Oregon Lottery director abruptly replaced

April 28, 2016, 9:46 am ET

Gov. Kate Brown abruptly fired Oregon Lottery Director Jack Roberts on Tuesday and replaced him with an administrator from the Department of Administrative Services.

New Mexico Lottery

New Mexico Lottery celebrates 20 years in operation

April 27, 2016, 11:04 am ET

The New Mexico Lottery is celebrating its 20th anniversary, unveiling a special logo and rewarding players with extra rewards points.

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