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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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Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

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

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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

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Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
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August 3, 2014

South El Monte Ticket Hits $26 Million SuperLotto Plus® Jackpot

SACRAMENTO – We’re not sure what’s hotter, this August weather or California Lottery players. One day after somebody won $1.1 million by matching five of six Mega Millions® numbers, someone else matched all six SuperLotto Plus numbers to...

Southern California | Media Advisories and Events

August 2, 2014

Mega Millions® Ticket Sold in Tulare County is Worth Over $1.1 Million!

SACRAMENTO – One California lottery ticket was oh so close to hitting last night’s Mega Millions jackpot. The owner of the ticket is still a big winner though, and will collect $1,154,385 after matching five of six numbers.  The win...

Media Advisories and Events

August 1, 2014

$750,000 Winner in Santa Cruz County

SACRAMENTO – What could be better than hanging out on the beach in sunny Santa Cruz? How about winning three quarters of a million dollars?! Manuel Escobar-Martinez was the latest lucky lottery player to purchase a top prize-winning Bonus...

Northern California | Winners Stories

August 1, 2014

Money in the Bank for One Contra Costa County Winner

SACRAMENTO – Luis May-Dzul couldn’t stop giggling as he sat at the California Lottery’s Sacramento District Office. The 25-year-old was probably giddy at the thought of all the things he could now do...

Northern California | Winners Stories

July 31, 2014

Retiree Can Thank His Lucky Popsicles for $60 Million Powerball® Win in Fontana

SACRAMENTO – What do popsicles and Powerball have in common? Not much, besides the same number of letters. But for John “Jack” Long, the two will forever be intertwined. You see, Long was picking up h...

Southern California | Winners Stories

July 30, 2014

$5 Million Scratchers® Win in Reedley!

SACRAMENTO – The California Lottery’s newest $20 Scratchers game has only been out for a week and we already have a big winner! Mohamed Kassem purchased that lucky Million $$ Match ticket and won the top prize of $5 million. The winn...

Winners Stories

July 30, 2014

$200,000 L.A. County Ticket Still Unclaimed

SACRAMENTO – Someone may be in possession of a lottery ticket worth over $200,000 and may not ever know it. A month ago, two lucky tickets from Los Angeles County matched all five Fantasy 5 numbers to split the top prize of $405,104. One...

Southern California | Media Advisories and Events

July 24, 2014

California Lottery Earns Global Recognition Certified for Security Standards, Gaming Integrity

SACRAMENTO – The California Lottery today received notice that it has received a prestigious gaming security certification from the World Lottery Association (WLA). In fact, the California Lottery is the only lottery in the United States...

Lottery Performance

July 22, 2014

Fantasy 5 Ticket Worth $291,000 Sold in Castaic!

Los Angeles County on a Lucky Roll with Fourth Consecutive Top Prize Win SACRAMENTO – The streak of Fantasy 5 wins continues in Los Angeles County! Soubanhrio Sengphrachanh is the latest big winner in the county after h...

Southern California | Winners Stories

July 22, 2014

Bay Area Man Satisfies Hunger With $1.3 Million Scratchers® Win!

SACRAMENTO – After cashing his paycheck, Anthony Smith knew what he needed. “I decided I was going to get me a couple pieces of chicken, a couple of peanut patties and a couple bottles of my tomato juice.” But something else caught his ey...

Northern California | Winners Stories

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