Massachusetts Lottery

Trustee David Spillane picked up the prize at lottery headquarters in Braintree, July 2, 2015. (Photo credit: Mass. Lottery)

Third Of 4 $15 Million Lottery Tickets Claimed

There is just one more $15 million scratch lottery ticket out there somewhere in Massachusetts.


Margaret Melanson won the prize playing the "100x The Cash" instant game after buying a ticket at the Village Food Shop on High Street in Danvers. (Photo by Massachusetts State Lottery)

Danvers Woman Wins $1M Lottery Prize

A Danvers woman hit it big in April, winning a $1 million lottery prize, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery.


Michael Milford and his fiancée Allison Gilgun. (Photo credit: Mass. Lottery)

Second Of 4 $15 Million Lottery Tickets Claimed

For just the second time in Massachusetts Lottery history, someone has won $15 million from a scratch ticket.


RD's Deli & Market, located in Melrose. (WBZ-TV)

Police Finalizing Charges Against Melrose Store Owner For Lottery Scam

A Melrose store owner is accused of paying a mentally disabled woman $940 for a winning lottery ticket worth $10,000.


Kenneth Stokes of Norwood doubled his Lucky For Life win (Photo credit Massachusetts State Lottery)

Norwood Man’s “Lucky For Life” Win Is Twice As Nice

A Norwood man truly doubled his luck this week by winning two $25,000-a-year for life prizes in the Massachusetts Lottery’s “Lucky for Life” game.



Daily Talker: Mass. Lottery Announces $30 Scratch Ticket

The Massachusetts Lottery is announcing its most expensive “scratch” ticket in history — with its largest instant win prize as well.

The “World Class Millions” instant ticket will cost $30 a piece, features more than $600 million in total prices, including four $15 million and 36 $1 million prizes. There are also more than 1.39 million prizes that range from $100 to $50,000.


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Mass. Lottery Posts Near-Record $952 Million Profit

The Massachusetts State Lottery posted a near-record profit for the state fiscal year from July 2012 to July 2013.


Tim Cahill talks to WBZ-TV's Lauren Leamanczyk.

Tim Cahill On Lottery Ad Decision: ‘I’d Do It Again’

Former State Treasurer Tim Cahill vowed to fight corruption and fraud charges levied against him in an indictment announced on Monday.


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Massachusetts Second In Lottery ‘Sucker Index’

Who are the biggest “suckers” in the nation when it comes to buying lottery tickets?


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Keller @ Large: Public Mistrust And New Casinos May Undercut Lottery

Can the state lottery can survive public mistrust and new competition? Jon Keller is at large.