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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:

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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

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July 8, 2014

La Crescenta Man Wastes No Time Claiming his $286,000 Fantasy 5 Prize!

SACRAMENTO – Adam Shahinian is a very excitable guy. When he saw that a winning Fantasy 5 ticket had been sold at the store where he buys his tickets, instead of checking the numbers on the website, he jumped in his car and drove to the s...

Southern California | Winners Stories

July 7, 2014

Lottery Unveils Wheel of Fortune® Scratchers® Series

Fortune is Calling! Players Will “Spin” for Chance to Win up to $1 Million Top Prize  SACRAMENTO –The California Lottery has rolled out its very first game show game – the Wheel of Fortune family of Scratchers, affording lottery p...

Media Advisories and Events

July 6, 2014

L.A. County Continues its Lucky Streak With its Third Winning Fantasy 5 Ticket in 10 Days!

SACRAMENTO – Los Angeles County has sold its third winning Fantasy 5 ticket since June 26 -- that’s nearly $700,000 in prizes within 10 days. The winning ticket from last night matched all of the winning numbers -- 34, 24, 9, 1 and 28 --...

Southern California | Media Advisories and Events

June 27, 2014

‘Dog Tired’ Owner of $1.6 Million Mega Millions® Ticket Purchased in Felton Claims Prize!

SACRAMENTO – They make the trip down Highway 9 “from time to time” to go shopping in Santa Cruz. On Tuesday (June 24), Glenn Getzfreid says he decided to stop and make one purchase along the way. At $25 million, the Mega Millions jac...

Northern California | Winners Stories

June 26, 2014

With Less Than One Week to Go, Sales are closing in on $5 Billion for Fiscal Year 2013-2014

SACRAMENTO – The California Lottery Commission held its June meeting today at Lottery Headquarters in Sacramento. And while historically the June meeting is always noteworthy, it’s tough to top the highlight of this morning’s meeting – th...

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June 26, 2014

A Pair of L.A. County Fantasy 5 Tickets Split Over $400,000!

SACRAMENTO – The top prize for Fantasy 5 was over $400,000 for last night’s draw, and two tickets were lucky enough to match all of the winning numbers. The two tickets matched the numbers 9, 12, 22, 13 and 26, and are now worth $202,552...

Southern California | Media Advisories and Events

June 25, 2014

Notice of Public Meeting

WHAT: The California State Lottery Commission will hold a public meeting TOMORROW, June 26, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Lottery Headquarters in Sacramento. Among the many items on the day’s agenda, the Commission will hear a budget proposal for Fi...

Northern California | Media Advisories and Events

June 25, 2014

Man Wins $750,000 After Unexpected Soda Stop in Anaheim

SACRAMENTO – A trip to 7-Eleven isn’t supposed to change your life – but sometimes fate steps in. Donald Gates wasn’t planning on stopping at the Anaheim convenience store, but he was driving nearby a...

Southern California | Winners Stories

June 25, 2014

A Walk Along the Streets of San Francisco Ends with $70 Million Win

SACRAMENTO – “I thought to myself, ‘why not?’” Eurico Chin was out for a walk last month when he approached a San Francisco Safeway and asked himself that simple question – why not? His next thought was equally as simple. “I’m already her...

Northern California | Winners Stories

June 25, 2014

Owner of Mega Millions® Ticket Sold in Santa Cruz County Has Won $1.6 Million Prize!

SACRAMENTO – If word hasn’t already started spreading throughout the coffee shops and restaurants in the tiny Santa Cruz County town of Felton – you better believe it’s about to! That’s because the person who purchased a Mega Millio...

Northern California | Media Advisories and Events

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