Lottery players seek $750 million Powerball prize, 4th largest in US history

Lottery players seek $750 million Powerball prize, 4th largest in US history

Wednesday's jackpot is the fourth largest in US lottery jackpot history and third largest in Powerball jackpot history.

Wednesday night's PowerBall jackpot is now up to $750 million, the 3rd largest in the game's history. Tickets sold in Arizona, California, Indiana, Missouri, New Jersey and NY matched five numbers and are worth $1 million each.

The Powerball jackpot is seen on a sign at the Shell Gateway store on March 26 in Boynton Beach, Florida.

The Powerball drawing results that netted the employees the $1 million prize were: 24-25-52-60-66 PB-5 with a Power Play of 3.

Lottery players who wish to remain anonymous if they win the jackpot prize should check the rules in their participating state and the rules of the lottery drawing. It was a almost $1.59 billion Powerball prize drawn on January 13, 2016.

Now time for a reality check: Your odds of hitting the jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338.


The Powerball jackpot was last hit in NY in the December 26 drawing.

More than 71,000 tickets sold in Virginia won prizes ranging from $4 to $50,000. There were also one million dollar winners in Florida, Illinois, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New York, and SC, the Powerball website states.

The dreams of Powerball players in OH have been dashed again.

Additionally, the Super Kansas Cash jackpot has climbed to an all-time high of $6.2 million for the Wednesday drawing!

Tickets cost $2 apiece and the winning numbers are drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 7:59 p.m. PT.

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