Chris Sims Indianapolis Star Published 11:02 PM EDT Oct 23, 2018 Americans all over the country are dreaming big with the Mega Millions and Powerball lotteries clearing a combined $2.2 billion. 'Buy my own island': What winners would do with the Mega Millions prize The numbers behind Mega Millions: Why lottery jackpots are getting bigger Here's everything you need to know about the latest Mega Millions and Powerball drawings: Mega Millions numbers The Mega Millions numbers from the Tuesday Oct. 23 drawing were 5, 28, 62, 65 and 70. The Mega Ball was 5. The Megaplier was 3. Powerball numbers The Powerball numbers from the Saturday Oct. 20 drawing were 16, 54, 57, 62 and 60. The Powerball was 23. The Power Play was 2. Mega Millions results, payout Tuesday's jackpot was worth an estimated $1.6 billion with a cash option payout of $913 million. Powerball results, payout There were no winning tickets sold in the Powerball drawing on … [Read more...] about Mega Millions, Powerball lottery: Numbers, results, drawing times
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U.S. Just like the Mega Ball lottery jackpot, now the largest ever at $1.6 billion, the Powerball jackpot is going higher. With no jackpot winner in the Saturday night 10/20/18 drawing for $470 million, the Powerball jackpot now climbs to an estimated $620 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, October 24 (the cash option is $354 million). Combining with the Mega Millions jackpot of $1.6 billion, with its next drawing on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, that’s a total of more than $2.2 billion that could be won next week in America’s two big lottery games. Did anyone win the Powerball jackpot last night? There were multiple $1 million winners and a couple of $2 million winners. The Powerball jackpot results, numbers for last night (Saturday, 10/20/18) were: Numbers: 16-54-57-62-69 Powerball: 23 Power Play: 2 Multiple winners had matching five numbers in the drawing for $1 million. Two of those match five winners also had the Power Play, winning $2 million. Those … [Read more...] about Powerball Jackpot Numbers, Results for 10/20/18: Did Anyone Win the Powerball Jackpot Saturday (Last) Night?
U.S.The Powerball jackpot is getting bigger. Saturday’s drawing was held with no jackpot winner emerging.Here are Saturday's Powerball winning numbers: 01-22-27-53-67, Powerball: 15, PowerPlay: 3XThe Powerball jackpot has now increased to an estimated $282 million for the Wednesday, October 10, 2018 drawing. The cash value of the jackpot would be $161 million.The last big Powerball payout was $245 million, won on August 11, 2018. The Powerball lottery jackpot is one of America’s two big multi-state games. It is held in 44 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, with drawings held at 10:59 p.m. ET Wednesday nights and Saturday nights. Players, who can enter with a $2 ticket, must make purchases before 9:45 p.m. ET.Meanwhile, the jackpot has also grown in America’s other big lottery game, Mega Millions. The Mega Millions jackpot will now be worth $470 million in the 10/9/2018 drawing, with a cash option of $265 million -- one of the … [Read more...] about Powerball Results, Numbers (10/6/18): Lottery Jackpot Rises to $282 Million for 10/10/18 Drawing
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Someone in Wyoming is $2 million richer.The Wyoming Lottery says someone purchased a Powerball ticket in Casper that matched all five numbers drawn on Saturday. The purchaser did not match the sixth Powerball number and missed out on the big jackpot, which now totals $233 million.However, matching the five other numbers brings a $1 million payoff, and since the person invested an extra dollar in the Power Play feature, the winnings were doubled to $2 million.The news comes after another winning ticket was purchased last Thursday in Casper. That Cowboy Draw game ticket is worth more than $466,000, and that winner has yet to step forward. … [Read more...] about $2 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Casper
Last Updated Aug 24, 2017 8:09 AM EDT Lottery officials say one winning ticket was sold, in Massachusetts, for the staggering $758.7 million Powerball jackpot -- but there was confusion over where the winning ticket was sold.On Thursday morning, officials said the jackpot winning ticket was sold at the Pride Station & Store location in Chicopee, Massachusetts. Officials had initially said that the winning ticket was sold at Handy Variety, in Watertown.The winning numbers selected late Wednesday night were 6, 7, 16, 23, 26 and Powerball number 4.The $758 million prize reflects the annuity option, paid over 29 years.Massachusetts Lottery officials cited by CBS Boston say it's the largest jackpot won by a single ticket in North American lottery history.But it's not the biggest prize ever: In January 2016, a $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot was split among three winners.Powerball says winning tickets for $2 million were bought in six states, and winners for $1 million were sold in 19 … [Read more...] about CBS News Logo $758M Powerball jackpot: 1 winning ticket sold