Sarah Brookbank Cincinnati Enquirer Published 9:31 AM EDT Oct 24, 2018 So the Mega Millions numbers were chosen and you aren't a millionaire. Don't worry, the Powerball jackpot drawing is Wednesday. So what's the deal with Powerball? The Powerball jackpot starts at $40 million and grows from there. Right now the jackpot is $620 million with a cash value of $354.3 million. It's the third largest Powerball jackpot in game history and the sixth largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history, Powerball said. Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday just before 11 p.m. There is a 1 in 24.9 chance of winning a prize when the advertised jackpot is $40 million and it stays the same the larger the pot gets. More: Check your numbers: $1 million lottery tickets sold in Ky., Ohio More: Things Mega Millions, Powerball winners should consider Here's what you need to know to play: How much does it cost? Powerball costs $2 per play. In … [Read more...] about Powerball: How to get tickets, jackpot, drawing time, picking numbers and more
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Rachel Premack, provided by Published 7:16 am PDT, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 In this file photo, Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, California. In this file photo, Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, California. Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Photos: Things more likely to happen than winning the Lottery Go ahead and spend your two bucks, but you're probably not winning the jackpot. Chances of matching all the numbers in the lottery are minuscule. See the things that are more likely to happen than winning the big prize. less Photos: Things more likely to happen than winning the Lottery Go ahead and spend your two bucks, but you're probably not winning the jackpot. Chances of matching all the numbers in the lottery are minuscule. ... more … [Read more...] about How to win the lottery, according to a Romanian-born mathematician who hacked the system, won 14 times, and retired on a remote tropical island
Posted October 22, 2018 at 06:30 PM | Updated October 22, 2018 at 06:30 PM What happens if you win the lottery? Billion-dollar Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots draw dreamers AP Photo By Jeremy Schneider | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com The Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots are now at a combined and beyond monstrous total of $2.2 billion dollars, including an all-time high for Mega Millions at $1.6 billion. That's more than enough to grab the attention not only of the typical dreamers who get swindled into buying lottery tickets but also the general public. Everyone is talking about the lotto. But how do you win it? We could break down the mathematical odds of actually getting the winning ticket — something along the lines of getting hit by five bolts of lightning at the same time while being attacked by a shark at the Jersey Shore while simultaneously finding a New Jersey native who thinks Bruce Springsteen and Taylor ham are both "just okay" … [Read more...] about How do I win the lottery? 11 tips to win Mega Millions and Powerball
Though Montana shares a 545-mile long border with Canada, the question of what should be done on the U.S. southern border with Mexico is a big issue to many Republicans in the state.In early March, the Yellowstone County GOP held its annual Lincoln-Reagan dinner, with the event’s theme: "Let's have a ball and build a wall!" It featured a fundraiser where attendees could buy “bricks” to erect a “wall” that was covered in graffiti like “DRUGS,” “ISIS,” “DACA,” “JOBS” and “HOMBRES.”That night, the four men in the Republican Party’s primary hoping to run against Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester this fall all briefly addressed the crowd. But their short speaking slots didn’t allow for room to address how they’d like to see the United States address the issue of immigration, both legal and illegal.The candidates are Big Sky businessman Troy Downing, former Billings judge Russ Fagg, … [Read more...] about GOP Senate candidates discuss how to manage legal, illegal immigration and DREAMers
View Comments A review by the Pamplin/EO Capital Bureau shows where winners bought their tickets and how they chose numbers. In the past five years, 24 tickets have won the Oregon's Game Megabucks grand prize. In some cases, winners had to share the $1 million or greater grand prize. People who bought tickets in Jackson County had the best luck, according to a review by the Pamplin/EO Capital Bureau of addresses where winning tickets were sold in the past five years. Quick Pick tickets – in which numbers are randomly generated by a computer at the store - were more likely to win than when players selected their own numbers. Only five out of 42 winners in the past five years had manually-selected numbers. Three were unknown, and the other 37 were Quick Pick tickets. A D V E R T I S I N G | Continue reading belowA majority of winners – 25 – bought tickets outside of the Portland metro area. Only 17 tickets in that five-year period were sold at stores in the Portland … [Read more...] about Where to win Oregon’s Game Megabucks?