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There’s bad news and good news from Tuesday night’s Mega Millions lottery drawing. No one hit the almost half-a-billion-dollar jackpot, but that means an even bigger prize is up for grabs Friday night.

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The Powerball jackpot continues to grow.

 

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The Super Bowl is not just a big football game.  It’s a huge event for sports gambling.

Last year, a record $158 million-plus was legally bet on Super Bowl LII at Nevada sportsbooks. This year - Nevada is not alone.   Delaware and other states are now legally allowed to offer a full menu of sports betting.  And experts suggest this year’s NFL title game could be the most wagered on sporting event ever, with perhaps over $320 million bet.

Delaware Public Media’s Nick Ciolino talks to Delaware Lottery Director Vernon Kirk about how much action the First State might see and the first six months of full sports betting here.


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There’s is a winner in last night’s drawing for the huge $425 million dollar Mega Millions jackpot.

MegaMillions is holding  a New Year’s Day drawing for only the fifth time ever.

The Delaware Lottery is reminding everyone to “gift responsibly” this holiday season.


Republicans in Delaware are questioning the recent hire of a retiring lawmaker to a top job at the state Lottery Office.


Tuesday night’s huge Mega Millions jackpot has produced a winner - sadly the ticket was not sold in Delaware.

 

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Lottery players in Delaware and across the country can play for nearly $1 billion in jackpots this week

No one claimed the top prizes in MegaMillions or Powerball over the weekend, pushing their combined worth to $999 million.

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Two huge jackpots are up for grabs this weekend for lottery players in Delaware and across the country.

No one claimed the top prizes in MegaMillions or Powerball this week, pushing their combined worth to a whopping $862 million.

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