Powerball

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/08/2013 at 7:44AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. High of 84. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Thursday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 75. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60% with rainfall amounts near 0.4 in. possible. EVENT OF [...]

$580 million winning Powerball tickets bought in Missouri and Arizona
$580 million winning Powerball tickets bought in Missouri and Arizona
Top Stories Billy Rennison 11/29/2012 at 10:11AM

A pair of lucky lotto players will be splitting the record $580 million Powerball jackpot. Two tickets, one each in Arizona and Missouri, were sold with each of the winning numbers drawn Wednesday night –  5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and  the Powerball 6. Powerball is offered in 42 states, Washington D.C. and the US Virgin [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
Top Stories Billy Rennison 11/29/2012 at 8:15AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 7 to 10 mph. EVENT of the DAY: Borough’s Largest Holiday Tree Lighting Borough’s Largest Holiday Tree Lighting at Resorts World at 5 pm. A special Christmas choir and Santa Claus [...]

Lottery hopefuls line up in Queens for $550M Powerball
Lottery hopefuls line up in Queens for $550M Powerball
News Melissa Mott 11/28/2012 at 3:01PM

Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is a record $550 million dollars, and all over Queens people have been lining up to buy a ticket. “I’m hoping to win,” said Gerry from New Hyde Park. “Every so often when there’s a big one I buy each of them. I buy Powerball, Mega Millions, all of them. I plan [...]

Record $500M Powerball jackpot
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/27/2012 at 4:14PM

The Powerball jackpot has reached $500 million after lottery officials increased the winnings because of vigorous ticket sales, the AP reported. Before the boost, the lottery was at $425 million after almost two months without a winner. It’s the second highest jackpot in history after a $656 Mega Millions prize that was awarded in March, [...]