Powerball jackpot: 1 winner to claim $260 million

One ticket holder is smiling today after winning $259.8 million. The Powerball jackpot winning numbers drawn for the multi-state lottery’s jackpot are 14, 18, 25, 33, 49, powerball 23. The Tennessee lottery website said the winning ticket was sold in Knoxville. The cash payout is $153.5 million.

2 winning Mega Millions tickets split $636 million jackpot

If you played Mega Millions in Atlanta or San Jose, Calif., check your tickets! Two winning Mega Millions tickets split the $636 million jackpot after matching all five white balls and the gold Megaball in Tuesday night’s drawing.  The jackpot was the second largest in the Mega Millions game history. The winning numbers were 8, […]

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Atlanta, finally

Someone in Georgia finally matched all five numbers, including the Megaball in Tuesday night’s drawing of the multi-state lottery game. One of the winning two tickets was sold at the Gateway Newsstand in the Alliance Center building at 3500 Lenox Rd. near Phipps Plaza and Lenox Mall. The winning Mega Millions numbers were 8, 14, 17, […]

Friday the 13th proves to be unlucky; Mega Millions soars to $550 million

No one was lucky on Friday, December 13. One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher after no tickets sold matched all six winning numbers for the $425 million jackpot. Mega Millions officials raised the amount to $550 million for the next drawing, which is scheduled for 11 p.m., Tuesday but […]

Mega Millions grows to $400 million; second largest jackpot ever

The Mega Millions jackpot grew to an estimated $400 million on Wednesday since no one won the jackpot of $344 million on Tuesday’s drawing. The $400 million is the second largest pot in the game’s 17 year history. The largest jackpot in Mega Millions history was $656 million, won in March 2012 by three ticket […]

No one won Mega Millions; New jackpot $344 million

No one matched all six numbers in Friday night’s Mega Millions multistate lottery game, according to lottery officials. The winning Mega Millions numbers selected Friday night are: 11-29-44-63-64. The Mega Ball was 3. The estimated jackpot for Tuesday’s drawing is $344 million with a single winner taking home $184 million if he/she chooses to take […]

Mega Millions jackpot grows, $297 million up for grabs

Mega Millions is seeing the biggest jackpot in nearly two years this week, with the pot reaching $297 million for Friday night’s drawing with the cash option worth $157 million. Changes made in October to the Mega Millions game drastically lowered people’s chances of winning; the minimum jackpot was elevated to $15 million, the minimum […]

Powerball jackpot climbs to $425 million; 10 things to do if you win

While most people automatically know that if they hit the Powerball jackpot they’ll  hire a lawyer, buy a bigger house, purchase a new car and even pay off their debt, there are other ways to enjoy your winnings as well. Check out a few suggestions on what to do if you are the lucky winner […]

Powerball winning numbers

Winning Powerball ticket sold in Florida  A single Powerball ticket matched all six winning numbers for the $590.5 million jackpot Saturday. Lottery officials report that the ticket was sold at a Publix Supermarket in Zephyrhills, Florida. The winning numbers were 10, 13, 14, 22, 52 and a Powerball of 11. Officials also say that 33 winning […]

No Powerball winner, jackpot grows to $475 million

Powerball winning numbers  Wednesday’s $360 million Powerball jackpot went unclaimed and has grown to $475 million. The winning numbers were 2, 11, 26, 34, 41 and a Powerball of 32. The next drawing will be held Saturday. The  jackpot of $475 million ranks as the second largest in Powerball history and third biggest overall. -danielle canada

You, win the $500M Powerball jackpot? It’s not happening

(CNN) — Last March, when the people of America were drooling at the thought of winning a record $656 million Mega Millions jackpot, we poured an icy bucket of mathematical reality over your head: You weren’t going to win. And you didn’t. Three winning tickets were sold, but you weren’t involved. It was never going […]