Latest Colorado Lottery Stories

2014-07-02 16:22:56

Celebrates its 40th Anniversary by sponsoring fireworks shows around the state CHICAGO, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of its 40th Anniversary, the Illinois Lottery returns as a sponsor of 4th of July fireworks shows across the state - personifying the Lottery's oft-repeated slogan--"Anything's Possible." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140702/124136 "It's wonderful that the Lottery can help various communities celebrate the 4th of July with a traditional...

2014-01-15 12:23:22

First U.S. lottery to sell tickets via an app CHICAGO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Lottery has unveiled a mobile app where consumers can play Mega Millions, Powerball, and Lotto from their smart phone, check winning numbers and jackpots and, for the first time, even find a nearby retailer. The free app is available for download on iOS and Android devices and is the first of its kind in the United States offering any Illinois adult the chance to purchase lottery tickets via an...

2009-11-09 02:01:00

PENSACOLA, Fla., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Powerball, the nation's best-known lotto game, and TinBu, the leading provider of lottery data to online media groups, are pleased to announce an agreement to begin streaming live Powerball drawings on the web. With lottery drawings taking place every Wednesday and Saturday night, the number of players looking for Powerball results reaches into the tens of millions for each draw. Powerball's jackpots have reached as high as $365 million. "TinBu...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'