A professional gambler traveled from Great Britain to Connecticut in recent weeks with an audacious plan — to spend as much as $2 million buying "Quick Pick" Lotto tickets by the hundreds of thousands at local convenience stores in hopes of winning the Nov. 1 near-record Connecticut Lotto jackpot of $25.8 million.Jackpots, Connecticut, Retailer, General Interest
Two state employees describe 'getting the job done' at the beleaguered Connecticut Lottery Corporation, while working in an environment described by colleagues in an internal survey as "fear-based," "toxic" and "North Korea-like."Connecticut, Opinion, Scandal, General Interest, Investigation, Headquarters, Government