Official: Winning lottery ticket sold in Maryland

An official with the Maryland lottery says a record $640 million winning lottery ticket has been sold in Maryland, and there could be others nationwide.

JEFFREY McMURRAY, AP Mega Millions Lottery tickets that were given away to the first 540 people are displayed by the Hoosier Lottery's Mega Millions mascot at a store in Zionsville, Ind., Friday, March 30, 2012. The Mega Millions Lottery jackpot has

Zack Southwell/The News-Star Americans are expected to spend $1.46 billion on Mega Millions lottery tickets. So how far does $1.46 billion go? How much of the Los Angeles Dodgers would it buy? How many trips into space? How much would it shrink the

Maryland lottery officials announced early Saturday that their state sold what could become the world's largest lottery payout of all-time, but it wasn't immediately clear if that ticket holder would get sole possession of the $640

The two-time California lottery winner who claimed to inadvertently give a stranger a winning ticket worth six figures says she'd be willing to split the money with him if he'd only come forward to tell the truth. "You come forward and tell the truth