Still no winners in Powerball as jackpot increases to $550 million

07 January, 2018, 10:02 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
  • Powerball jackpot reaches $460 million

No one matched all six numbers in Wednesday night's $460.9 million drawing.

The winning numbers were 2, 18, 37, 39 and 42, and the Powerball number was 12. The next drawing for the Powerball will be on Saturday, Jan. 6 for a jackpot of more than $550 million. One sold in OH is a $1 million victor, while the other sold in Florida is worth $4 million because it included the optional Megaplier.

Mega Millions jackpot up to $450M as drawing nears
The Powerball and Mega Millions numbers have begun to soar, just a year after the Powerball topped $1 billion. At the end of October of past year , the lottery upped the minimum payout from $15 million to $40 million.

The prize will be the eighth largest in the history of the United States lottery if it goes off at the weekend.

If no one wins, the jackpot only will continue to grow. The cash prize would be almost $348 million before taxes. The Powerball jackpot and Mega Millions jackpots are both over $400 million.

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The estimated totals are before any taxes are assessed.

The Powerball jackpot is $570 million, and the Mega Millions stands at $450 million.

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Powerball tickets are sold in 44 states, and Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. That's when a family in Louisiana won $191.1 million.

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