Thursday, 19 October, 2017

No Powerball victor; jackpot now $435M, 10th largest in USA lottery history

POWERBALL Jackpot Grows To Estimated $375 Million Ahead of Tonight's Drawing Powerball jackpot balloons to $375M as drawing nears
Owen Mccarthy | 09 June, 2017, 09:38

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Of course, the numbers are not close (yet) to the record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot back won with 3 tickets back in 2016, but it is not too early to dream. Eastern Wednesdays and Saturdays.

There have been 18 consecutive drawings without a victor since the Scenic General Store in Littlefield, Arizona sold a winning ticket for a $60 million Powerball jackpot on April 1.

Since no tickets were sold with all six numbers, the jackpot for the drawing on Saturday, June 10, is expected to rise to $435 million.

The largest victor so far in the Powerball lottery drawing has come forward!

Murray into semi-finals after taming Nishikori
The three-time Grand Slam champion has never won at Roland Garros , and never faced unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov , either. Murray did not arrive in Paris at the height of his powers, dealing with a cold and some recent shaky results.

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Canadian victim in London attack died in her fiance's arms
A French man was among those killed, according to the French foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian. Police and intelligence services are trying to determine what backup support they might have had.

Winning numbers are drawn from white balls between 1 and 69 and a Powerball numbered from 1 to 26. Players may select their own numbers using a Powerball playslip, or they may opt for computer-selected quick picks. As with all Lottery products, players must be 18 years of age or older to purchase POWERBALL tickets.

Averitt won the largest prize across the country so far. The maximum you can receive on match five wins is $2 million, regardless of how much the Power Play was. The grand prize jackpot is won by matching all five white balls and the red Powerball.

Drawings are done on Wednesday and Saturday nights, leaving a few more days till players have another opportunity to walk away with the jackpot. It is $1 million without Power Play.

Powerball is a multi-state lottery game that operates in 44 states, Washington, D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

Powerball draws on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:59 p.m.

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