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SCAM artists are getting even more creative in trying to rip you off. Several new tricks involve bogus claims that you have won a prize. CA Lottery’s Donna Cordova reveals the con and explains how to avoid falling victim.

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POWERBALL Draw Closes In:

  • 2
    Days
  • 12
    Hours
  • 37
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Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:00 p.m.

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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

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    Days
  • 13
    Hours
  • 22
    Minutes

Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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SuperLotto Plus
Guaranteed for drawing Jan 31, 2015
Estimated Cash Value: $8,200,000

SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

  • 2
    Days
  • 13
    Hours
  • 22
    Minutes

Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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January 14, 2015

Lucky Woman Scores Impressive Lottery Win in Bay Area

SACRAMENTO – The year 2015 is already starting off right for one woman. Susan O’Keith is the latest winner of the California Lucky Life Scratchers® game. Want to know just how good she’s got it? Well, as you can see in the image of her ac...

Northern California | Winners Stories

January 13, 2015

Clock is Ticking For $1 Million Powerball® Prize Sold in Rosemead

SACRAMENTO – Don’t you love the feeling of finding cash in your pants or jacket pocket? Could you imagine finding an extra million dollars?! Well if you purchased a Powerball ticket in Rosemead for the drawing on September 13, 2014 that t...

Southern California

January 12, 2015

Baby Wipes, Paper Towels & Powerball® Tickets – LA County Man Finally Cleans Up … in the Win Department!

Unique Style of Play and Persistence Pays off With $1,006,485 Prize SACRAMENTO – “Who cares what the winning numbers are? Just let me know if I’m rich!” OK, those may not have been the ex...

Southern California | Winners Stories

January 11, 2015

Bay Area Scores Double Jackpot Wins Overnight!

SACRAMENTO – Wow! Some big Lottery news out of the Bay Area this morning. There were not one, but two jackpot wins in the region. Both wins were in the same SuperLotto Plus® drawing. The top prize last night was $7 million. Since there we...

Northern California | Media Advisories and Events

January 9, 2015

Beginner’s Luck For Bonus Crossword Scratchers® Player

SACRAMENTO – Rene Perez (pictured below) is a long-time Lottery player and a big fan of Scratchers tickets. But he had never before played the $10 Bonus Crossword Scratchers ticket. You can say Perez has a bit of beginner’s luck, because...

Southern California | Winners Stories

January 8, 2015

San Gabriel Valley on a Tear with Second Consecutive SuperLotto Plus® Jackpot!

Latest Winning Ticket Sold in Los Angeles County Worth $11 Million SACRAMENTO – We have our first jackpot winner of the new year! And just like our final jackpot winner of 2014, the lucky ticket was purchased in the San...

Southern California | Media Advisories and Events

January 8, 2015

Lottery Player on a Lucky Streak With Emerald 10’s Scratchers® Ticket

SACRAMENTO – When the California Lottery’s Emerald 10’s Scratchers® came out, Evangelina Reyes tried her luck on the $10 ticket and won $1,000! Fast forward a month later and she is still riding that lucky s...

Northern California | Winners Stories

January 6, 2015

San Diego Powerball® Winner Comes Forward

Still Waiting for Owner of Oceanside Ticket to Claim Their Half of $784,232 Prize SACRAMENTO – It started off as a grocery shopping trip to Vons, and $6 (along with some lucky numbers) later – Tom Florio of San Diego wa...

Southern California | Winners Stories

January 5, 2015

Mystery Winner Still Being Sought in Stockton

SACRAMENTO – It seems hard to believe. It has now been two months since someone got a huge Mega Millions® win in Stockton and this mystery winner has yet to claim the prize! You would think he/she would want to turn the ticket in and get...

Northern California | Winners Stories

January 5, 2015

Scratch and Taste Your Way to the Ultimate Foodie Experience!

Dinner at World Class Restaurant and Napa Valley Resort Stay are Top Prizes SACRAMENTO – Ask any serious foodie and they’ll tell you exactly what the Napa Valley’s The French Laundry is all about. Nope, it’s not a fancy...

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