Calif. Schools Bid For $50M Prize To Shorten Degree Path For StudentsA $50 million competition was underway Monday among dozens of California universities and community colleges to come up with new approaches to help student earn degrees in less time.
Powerball Jackpot Rises To At Least $380 MillionThe estimated jackpot for Saturday's draw had been $360 million but brisk sales nationwide have upped the pot to $380 million.
California's $425M Powerball Winner Comes Forward B. Raymond Buxton, a Northern California retiree, claimed the prize at the California Lottery headquarters in Sacramento wearing a shirt that featured a picture of Yoda and read, "Luck of the Jedi I have."
Arleta Man, Whittier Resident Win Huge Lottery PrizesTwo California men -- one in Arleta, the other in Whittier -- are big winners in separate lottery games, according to California Lottery officials.
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Residents Warned Of Scam Involving Fake Readers Digest 'Prize Winnings'An official-looking letter claiming the recipient has won $500,000 has been distributed nationwide with a fraudulent "check" in the amount of $5,000 from Readers Digest.