| A lottery transformed where Washington kids go to school. But does it address inequality? Washington Post|
How a Nobel Prize-winning economist designed an algorithm that changed the course of school choice in D.C..
With nine games left, where are Wizards in the East, NBA Draft Lottery? NBCSports.com
The Wizards' playoff hopes plummeted in the last three games, but their draft lottery odds are looking up. Here's where they stand with nine games left.
DE Lottery Washington Post
DOVER, Del. _ These Delaware lotteries were drawn Friday: Estimated jackpot: $50 million. 6-8-8. (six, eight, eight). 1-9-0-3. (one, nine, zero, three). Estimated ...
Ja Morant turning into a 'hell, yeah' NBA Draft option if Wizards get lottery lucky NBCSports.com
John Wall's ruptured Achilles puts the Wizards' point guard position into doubt for next season and beyond. Murray State's Ja Morant explosive ability makes him ...
Undermanned Wizards can’t overcome Nuggets’ depth The Washington Post
These Wizards. Just one night removed from a frustrating loss to a lottery-bound opponent, shorthanded Washington stayed competitive with one of the best ...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘DC 3 Midday’ game Washington Post
WASHINGTON _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's “DC 3 Midday” game were: 5-6-5. (five, six, five).
Some Washington lottery tickets still for sale despite jackpots already claimed KREM.com
KREM 2 Investigative Reporter Whitney Ward explores how the state lottery does not require retailers to pull games off the shelves once a jackpot has been won, ...
Washington Man Wins $100,000 in State Lottery | Washington The Missourian
When Robert Rousch of Washington called his wife in a frenzy, he was surprised when she correctly guessed the purpose of the call.
VA Lottery Washington Post
RICHMOND, Va. _ These Virginia lotteries were drawn Friday: 06-09-10-21-33. (six, nine, ten, twenty-one, thirty-three). Estimated jackpot: $50 million. 3-1-0.
DC Lottery Washington Post
WASHINGTON _ These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Friday: 9-8. (nine, eight). 5-6-5. (five, six, five). 5-2-0-8. (five, two, zero, eight). 6-7-5-5-5.
The etiquette and strategy behind NBA players exchanging jerseys NBCSports.com
Bradley Beal, Donovan Mitchell, Troy Brown explain the etiquette and reasoning behind jersey exchanges in the NBA.
Marine Corps Marathon lottery set to open to runners Washington Post
QUANTICO, Va. — The Marine Corps Marathon lottery is set to open to runners who want to participate in the 44th annual race. The lottery-based registration ...
A woman claimed her $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot — and her identity may be a secret forever The Washington Post
It was a cool October day in leafy Simpsonville, S.C. — a perfect time and place for a life-changing scenic drive. A woman stopped by KC Mart #7 near where ...
Mystery winner finally claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot, ending months of speculation The Washington Post
Someone has finally stepped forward to claim the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot, less than two months before the victory was set to expire, ending months of ...
MD Lottery Washington Post
BALTIMORE _ These Maryland lotteries were drawn Friday: Estimated jackpot: $50 million. 6-2-5. (six, two, five). 2-9-0-4. (two, nine, zero, four). Estimated ...
Cole & Weber and The New Blank Partner on Pint-Size Washington Lottery Animation Animation World Network
A Washington's Lottery vending machine embarks on a journey of discovery in the new spot "The Curious Lottery Vending Machine" brought to life by The New ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Multi-Win Lotto' game Washington Post
DOVER, Del. _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Delaware Lottery's “Multi-Win Lotto” game were: 16-17-22-27-29-35. (sixteen ...
Democratic congressman apparently drops scrutiny of D.C.’s online gambling contract Washington Post
A member of Congress raised objections to the District's plan to award a sole source contract to run the city's new and potentially lucrative venture into online ...
Bradley Beal's frustrations boil over in Chicago following OT loss NBCSports.com
The Washington Wizards lost to the Chicago Bulls 126-120 on Wednesday night, and it was the same old story for Bradley Beal postgame.
Key player in Jamaican lottery scam could face long sentence Washington Post
Federal prosecutors in North Dakota are seeking a sentence for a Rhode Island woman who funneled lottery scam money between the U.S. and Jamaica that's ...
Sheriff: Fighting violent crime, not electronic gambling, is priority for Jeffco investigators AL.com
Earlier this week, Bessemer Cutoff District Attorney Lynneice Washington sent cease and desist letters to two bingo halls – Super Highway Bingo on Bessemer ...
Zion and beyond: The NBA fan’s guide to March Madness 2019 The Washington Post
For NBA obsessives who wait until March Madness to catch up on the college game, here's the six-word story of the upcoming NCAA tournament: Watch Zion ...
Mississippi lottery could start selling tickets in late 2019 Washington Times
The new Mississippi Lottery could start selling tickets sometime during the final half of this year, a board member for the Mississippi Lottery Corporation said ...
P.J. Washington NBA Draft: Profile & Projections Heavy.com
P.J. Washington is one of the leaders of Kentucky's team and has the potential to be an NBA lottery pick. Find out the latest of Washington's NBA draft stock.
Rejoice! Gilbert Arenas is bringing Agent Zero to the BIG3 NBCSports.com
Wizards fans, if you have Gilbert Arenas nostalgia, you're in luck. He's bringing his old number and nickname to the BIG3's Enemies.
Franchise-record 25 players for the Wizards has made for an interesting year for Brooks NBCSports.com
The Wizards have suited up a franchise record 25 players this season. Here's how that has affected head coach Scott Brooks.
With Wiz-Bulls, what are the early returns on the Otto Porter Jr. trade? NBCSports.com
Six weeks have passed since the Feb. 6 trade between the Bulls and Wizards. Let's take a look at how both teams have fared as they prepare to play again.
Powerball jackpot grows to $625M for Saturday drawing USA TODAY
The prize grew to an estimated $625 million, with the next drawing scheduled for Saturday after no tickets matched Wednesday's drawing.
D.C.’s representative to Congress spars with fellow Democrat over sports gambling contract Washington Post
A member of Congress said he is continuing his inquiry into the District's plan to award a sole-source contract for online sports gambling, contradicting the city's ...
D.C. Council reprimands Jack Evans for soliciting business from law firms that lobby city Washington Post
The D.C. Council on Tuesday reprimanded its longest-serving member, Jack Evans (D-Ward 2), and announced plans to dilute the power of his committee after ...
Mystery good Samaritan enables man's $273M lottery win Washington Post
An unemployed New Jersey man who almost forgot his $273 million jackpot-winning Mega Millions lottery ticket at the store where he bought it says he's going ...
Making Morant: Shooting Js, pumping iron, studying film Washington Post
Murray State star Ja Morant was already a lock to be an NBA lottery pick.
NBA Mock Draft 2019: ESPN projection for all 60 picks A Sea Of Blue
A *fresh* NBA Mock Draft as March Madness begins.
Mueller concludes Russia probe, not recommending any more indictments WGME
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation (all times local): 5:58 p. m. Special counsel Robert Mueller is not ...
Bingo operations receive cease and desist order in Brighton CBS42.com
The Jefferson County District Attorney' Office in the Bessemer division is cracking down on illegal gambling operations. . For the latest stories in breaking news, ...
Playoff Push: Where do the Wizards stand? NBCSports.com
Wednesday was an eventful night across the NBA, especially in the Eastern Conference. Four teams hovering around the playoff line played each other: The ...
3 Arrested on Suspicion of Cashing Fake Lottery Tickets U.S. News & World Report
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Three men have been arrested in north-central Idaho on suspicion of cashing phony lottery tickets.
Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport WGME
WASHINGTON (SBG) - President Trumparrived in Palm Beach, Florida,where he will meet with Caribbean leaders.
How to watch Wizards vs. Jazz and how to play 'Predict The Game' NBCSports.com
After a huge win against the Memphis Grizzlies behind Bradley Beal's career night, the Wizards close off their homestand at 7 p.m. on NBC Sports Washington.
Washington, Mo. man plans to use lotto winnings for home upgrades, child's tuition KMOV.com
A Washington, Missouri man plans to use his lottery winnings for home upgrades and tuition costs for his child's college.
Culver scores 29, leads Texas Tech over Northern Kentucky Washington Post
Jarrett Culver scored 29 points, with eight rebounds and seven assists, to help lead No. 3 seed Texas Tech to a 72-57 victory over No. 14 Northern Kentucky in ...
Monumental buys out Greene Turtle’s lease. Could sports betting be far behind? Washington Business Journal
The Greene Turtle at Capital One Arena is closing to make way for a mystery project from venue owner Monumental Sports & Entertainment. But the project may ...
One and done: Christian leaving Siena basketball for George Washington The Daily Gazette
LOUDONVILLE — Not long after Siena College lost the head coach of its flagship team, athletic director John D'Argenio made clear the direction the school ...
Trump official reconsiders, OK’s casino in East Windsor The CT Mirror
With its former leader facing a criminal investigation of potential political influence, the U.S. Department of Interior abruptly reversed course Thursday and ...
Playoffs may still be the goal, but Wizards vs. Grizzlies will could have big implications on draft lottery odds NBCSports.com
Saturday night's game between the Wizards and Grizzlies will be a good test for what fans are rooting for: either the playoffs or a top lottery pick.
A ranger was furloughed during the shutdown. Now she’s collecting a $29.5 million jackpot. The Washington Post
A few days before the partial government shutdown began on Dec. 22, Judith Smith stopped into Eddy's Wine and Liquors in Bayonne, N.J., and bought a Pick-6 ...
2019 White House Easter Egg Roll Lottery Now Open Washington, DC Patch
WASHINGTON, DC -- The 2019 White House Easter Egg Roll ticket lottery went live Thursday morning, and it will stay open until Monday if you want to enter to ...
The nine-game stretch that could decide the Wizards' playoff fate NBCSports.com
For some teams, the NBA playoff race can drag on and on for weeks and months until it's sorted out. For the Wizards, they should learn plenty about their ...
Washington wants stars to shine because it means they are winning NCAA tournament games Seattle Times
Coach Mike Hopkins coached Carmelo Anthony while at Syracuse and said he became a bigger star because the team won the title. He says the same will be ...
Wizards remain hamstrung following Howard's latest injury update NBCSports.com
WASHINGTON -- Any timeline involving Dwight Howard's potential return to the Wizards this season following back surgery remains uncertain. There is now a ...
Portis, Wizards have a month to evaluate potential fit for future NBCSports.com
Bobby Portis has been with the Wizards for about a month after joining them in a Feb. 6 trade, and of the nine games he's played for Washington, six were on the ...
Top heavy: Chase Hughes analyzes Wizards in NBA lottery NBCSports.com
Chase Hughes discusses the Wizards' position for the 2019 NBA lottery and the team's ideal outcomes.
NBA Draft 2019: 3 prospects to watch at the NCAA Tournament as Wiz fans Bullets Forever
The Wizards have very little chance of making the NBA Playoffs and they will have little room to make any considerable moves in free agency this summer due to ...
How P.J. Washington unlocked his NBA potential by returning to Kentucky SB Nation
John Calipari has been showing off lately, and he isn't wasting any time doing it. Kentucky opened its SEC heavyweight showdown with Tennessee earlier this ...
Style Invitational Week 1324: Chapter and worse The Washington Post
Tell a Bible story or other old tale as another writer would. Plus “Questionable Journalism.”
Live: Youth Strike for Climate Change in Washington, DC WGME
WASHINGTON (SBG) — Tens of thousands of students worldwide will be cutting class on Friday and taking to the streets to demand that elected officials deal ...
How to watch the Wizards at Hornets 'Predict the Game' broadcast NBCSports.com
The Wizards visit the Hornets at the Spectrum Center Friday night at 7 p.m. Additionally, NBC Sports Washington will broadcast an interactive, alternate ...
A reminder to Jalen Rose what John Wall was doing in 2015 NBCSports.com
The madness that is the month of March seems to be getting to ESPN's Jalen Rose and company.
‘Alabama is working again’: State achieves new record low unemployment rate Yellowhammer News
Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington on Friday announced that Alabama reached a new record low unemployment rate in February ...
Winning Illinois Lottery ticket sold at Abingdon liquor store Washington Times-Reporter
ABINGDON — A winning lottery ticket was sold here at a liquor store Sunday.The Illinois Lottery says a person bought a ticket at Ma and Pa Liquors on South ...
Woman picks matching numbers 30 times to win lottery game Washington Post
A Virginia woman parlayed a feeling to purchase 30 lottery tickets with the same numbers to win $150000.
With Wizards losing ground, NBA draft lottery could soon come into full focus NBCSports.com
The Wizards have lost two straight games, which isn't good for their playoff chances. Pretty soon, the draft lottery could become the bigger focus.
New Mexico House halts lottery expansion to sports betting Washington Times
The New Mexico House of Representatives has endorsed a bill that would halt plans to create a state lottery game tied to the outcome of sports.
Lawmakers Consider a Lottery, Medical Marijuana, and Common Core Repeal WBHM
Medical marijuana, a repeal of the Common Core, and a lottery bill were all on the legislative agenda this past week. We take a look at these and other ...
White House Easter Egg Roll Lottery to Open NBC4 Washington
Let the egg-dying begin. The White House says its annual Easter Egg Roll will be held April 22. Tickets are free and can be requested through an online lottery ...
College Basketball: ESPN ranks top 10 players in NCAA Tournament A Sea Of Blue
The No. 2 seed Kentucky Wildcats are less than 24 hours away from their first NCAA Tournament game. There are 64 teams that will be vying for the 2019 ...
Kentucky Wildcats’ PJ Washington in a walking boot for precautionary reasons A Sea Of Blue
It sounds like nothing serious but is something to monitor.
Wizards have shown a need for speed since trading for Parker and Portis NBCSports.com
The Wizards are playing a run-and-gun style with Jabari Parker and Bobby Portis, and it's leading to a lot more points.
NHL draft lottery - key dates, schedule and how it all works ESPN
The National Hockey League uses a lottery system to determine which team receives the first overall pick in June's entry draft. Here's how the process works, ...
How Bradley Beal became (possibly) the best-conditioned athlete in the NBA NBCSports.com
Bradley Beal is playing heavy minutes, yet he is posting impressive hustle numbers and gets better late in games. Here's how he does it.
Lottery says 29 towns to vote on keno starting in March Washington Times
Twenty-nine communities will vote in the coming months on proposals to set up the electronic bingo game keno, which would help fund full-day kindergarten, ...
The Case For PJ Washington The Stepien
It's not often Coach Cal has a five star returning player, and especially one who has averaged double figure points in their freshman season. But PJ Washington ...
Weak weather system may bring flurries back to Western Washington KOMO News
SEATTLE -- As someone who both likes the snow and still has piles several inches thick covering shady parts of my lawn, I get the anguish and excitement that ...
Xi Jinping transforms Beijing into 'tidy' city with unspoken authority Washington Times
In a meeting with Beijing municipal officials in the fall of 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping made what could have seemed like an offhand remark.
Washington teen gets 22 years for school massacre plot foiled by grandmother WGME
EVERETT, Wash. (KOMO) — A Washington state teen who plotted a high school mass shooting that ultimately was foiled by his grandmother was sentenced ...
The Latest: Florida leading Nevada 37-28 at halftime Washington Post
The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):. 7:50 p.m.. Florida has taken a somewhat surprising 37-28 halftime lead over Nevada ...
Leonsis: Wizards were planning trade that would have kept Wall, Beal and Porter Jr. NBCSports.com
Ted Leonsis and the Wizards had other plans for the NBA trade deadline. Then life happened.
Unclaimed $1.5B Jackpot Mystery: Winner Died? Ticket Lost? NBC4 Washington
Nearly everyone in this small South Carolina town has a theory for the city's billion-dollar mystery: Who won the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot announced ...
Brian Scalabrine compares Bradley Beal to Kobe Bryant NBCSports.com
Brian "White Mamba" Scalabrine thinks Bradley Beal's game is quite similar to legend Kobe Bryant's.
Mega Millions numbers: 1 winning ticket sold for Friday's $267 million lottery jackpot OregonLive
With the help of a lucky Mega Millions' drawing, one person in New Jersey started their March off with a huge bump to their bank account as one ticket was ...
Wizards players offer different viewpoints on Westbrook fan incident NBCSports.com
The viral video of Russell Westbrook and a fan arguing in Utah caught the attention of several Wizards players.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game Washington Post
ORLANDO, Fla. _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 30-34-39-53-67, Powerball: 11, Power Play: 2. (thirty ...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘DC 4 Midday’ game Washington Post
WASHINGTON _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's “DC 4 Midday” game were: 7-1-0-1. (seven, one ...
Red-hot Bradley Beal and Karl-Anthony Towns make Wizards-Wolves must-see TV NBCSports.com
Sunday's game between the Wizards and Timberwolves will feature a great match-up between All-Stars Bradley Beal and Karl-Anthony Towns.
Lawmakers expect fierce debate on $61M lottery tax windfall Washington Times
In South Carolina's nearly $9 billion budget, one small pile of $61 million is likely to get a lot more attention than any other.
Why Robin Givhan Lives in NoMa Washingtonian
For more than 20 years, Pulitzer Prize–winning Washington Post fashion critic Robin Givhan has documented the sartorial choices of presidents and ...
Powerball results for 02/23/19; jackpot worth $302 million MLive.com
In Michigan, one player won $50000. That was the largest prize won in the state.
Troy Brown may have to learn PG, and quickly NBCSports.com
Although it hasn't translated into minutes yet, John Wall's injury could speed up the timeline for Troy Brown Jr. to be part of the Wizards' point guard rotation.
Woman gets prison for cheating the elderly in lottery scam Washington Times
A Massachusetts woman will spend 21 months in prison for cheating a dozen elderly people out of more than $300000 in a lottery scam.
ASK IRA: Is Heat's closing schedule as daunting as it appears? Sun Sentinel
Is not all as it appears with the Miami Heat's schedule when it comes to the NBA playoff race?
Vandy fires coach Bryce Drew after 9-23 year, winless in SEC Washington Post
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The worst season in the history of Vanderbilt men's basketball has cost coach Bryce Drew his job. Vanderbilt went 9-23 and was the first ...
Wizards aren't the only team losing lately, keeping playoff race wide open NBCSports.com
The Wizards have lost a lot of games lately, but still remain in the thick of the playoff race because others have been losing, too.
Harper Payback? Washington Shows Philly Who's Still The Hockey Boss Forbes
The $330 million man, Bryce Harper, may have left the nation's Capital for the City of Brotherly Love, which could shake things up when baseball gets underway ...
Around the NBA: LeBron passes Jordan NBCSports.com
James surpassed Jordan's career points total Wednesday night.
Compounding home buyer interest in D.C.’s Petworth neighborhood Washington Post
Trent Heminger has noticed a big change in the real estate market in Petworth. The neighborhood, in Northwest Washington, has become much more interesting ...
Virginia earns No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament, will play Gardner-Webb The Washington Post
Nearly a year after being on the wrong end of a historic upset, the Virginia men's basketball team's first crack at NCAA tournament redemption came into focus ...
Lottery State-by-State-All Washington Post
The state-by-state winning lottery numbers through Tuesday: 2-7-0. (two, seven, zero). 9-0-8. (nine, zero, eight). 7-0-4-9. (seven, zero, four, nine). 2-4-7-8.
Macon's ACE Academy to open lottery to surrounding counties wgxa.tv
MACON, Ga. -- Macon's Academy for Classical Education will become anew State Commission Charter School on July 1, meaning that the local Bibb County ...
Troy Brown Jr. may finally have a role in Wizards rotation NBCSports.com
It took three-quarters of the season, but there are signs that suggest Troy Brown Jr. has broken through to earn consistent playing time.
Analysis | How Trump talks about attacks targeting Muslims vs. attacks by Muslims The Washington Post
On Friday, a man apparently motivated by white supremacist ideas allegedly walked into mosques in New Zealand and murdered 50 people. He appears to ...