Thursday, 04 January 2018 by Jerri Papp
CHICAGO (Reuters) – No one won the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday worth an estimated $460 million, the seventh-largest prize in the game’s history, the lottery website said. The numbers were 2, 18, 37, 39, 42 and the Powerball number was 12. Lottery players have another chance to strike it rich on Saturday, with the Powerball
Thursday, 24 August 2017 by Jerri Papp
BOSTON (Reuters) – Massachusetts lottery officials on Thursday identified a 53-year-old health care worker who lives in Chicopee as the winner of more than $750 million in a Powerball drawing, the largest prize for a single ticket-holder in the contest’s history. The woman, Mavis Wanczyk, appeared at an afternoon news conference to claim her prize.
Saturday, 19 August 2017 by Jerri Papp
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A $2 investment could yield more than a half-billion dollars in the Powerball lottery’s fifth-largest jackpot in a 25-year history that is up for grabs on Saturday. But the odds of winning are miniscule. The multistate lottery’s grand prize grew to an estimated $535 million by Friday afternoon after none of