The last time Powerball grew nearly so large was February 2014.
A $2 million ticket was sold in Bellingham, Mass.
A pair of grandparents from New Hampshire has won $2.4 million at a notoriously stubborn MGM Grand slot machine.
Forty workers from Milford Town Hall all went in together to buy tickets. They got five numbers right, but they were the wrong five numbers.
Sales of Mega Millions tickets were booming Tuesday, pushing the jackpot to $636 million for tonight’s drawing.
One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher Saturday after no ticket matched all six numbers to win the $425 million top Mega Millions prize.
Superstition didn’t deter players hoping that Friday the 13th would bring them good luck in the recently revamped Mega Millions game, as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to boost the jackpot from $400 million to $425 million.
Workers at a Holbrook metal fabricating firm are smiling after willing $1 million in the MegaMillions drawing this week.
The winning numbers drawn late Wednesday night were 7-10-22-32-35 with the Powerball of 19.
The latest Powerball jackpot is estimated at $400 million, and it’s considered the nation’s fifth-largest ever. Here are some things to keep in mind ahead of Wednesday night’s drawing.