When lottery games reach big jackpots, it’s usually tens of millions of dollars in games like Mega Millions or Powerball, not jackpots around $2 million.
Someone in Beaver County is $1 million richer this holiday season.
Two lottery tickets worth a total of $500,000 were sold in Pennsylvania.
Although the no one in Pennsylvania won the $550 million powerball jackpot, tickets worth $1 million were sold in three counties.
Across the country, people lined up to get a shot at Wednesday night’s massive Powerball lottery jackpot. It’s a record-breaker with more than $550 million up for grabs.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to CBS MoneyWatch’s Jill Schlessinger about what you should do and what to watch for if you win the Powerball jackpot.
The record Powerball jackpot has grown to $550 million and it has many dreaming of what they would do with the money.
A record jackpot has a lot of people buying Powerball tickets. At Smithfield News in Downtown Pittsburgh, a pretty steady group of customers bought $2 Powerball tickets on Monday.
Powerball sales are brisk at Byers Main Street Market. The convenience store in Uniontown had a million dollar winner Wednesday night. Kayla Hendrickson sold him the ticket.
The Powerball jackpot has pushed passed the $300 million mark and that has people rushing to buy tickets for tonight’s drawing.
For a Powerball winner in Cranberry it was close, but no cigar. However, it was worth a cool million. The lucky Powerball ticket was sold at the Cranberry Shop ‘n Save on Freedom Road last Friday.
It would be a wonderful problem to have. What would you possibly do with $325 million if you win Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot?
This Saturday’s Powerball drawing is attracting a lot of attention.
People constantly dream of hitting the lottery and the dream may seem more realistic very soon. Starting next year, your odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are going up. However, you’ll be paying more for that better shot.
DUQUESNE (KDKA) — While the ticket worth $95 million dollars in Wednesday’s Powerball drawing was sold in Arizona, this area had two winning tickets as well. Two tickets worth $200,000 each were sold at stores […]