Items Tagged with 'lottery'


Auction bidder scores 'Cash for Life' winnings

January 15, 2016
The high bidder during a bankruptcy auction for annual lottery winnings will have to wait more than three years to see if their gamble pays off. Read More

Michigan bets on Internet lottery

November 26, 2013
LANSING — Michigan will sell lottery tickets and offer games online in a year's time — after two companies were chosen Monday to run an “iLottery” billed as a way to help fund public schools and keep the lottery relevant. Read More

Retailers riled by state plan for online lottery sales

Last year Michigan merchants took in $172 million in commissions.

May 3, 2013
The state government’s plan to start online sales of Michigan lottery tickets has triggered ethics debates in the Legislature and complaints from behind the counter of thousands of convenience, liquor and grocery stores from Detroit to Ironwood. Read More