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Powerball Jackpot Now $750 Million After No Winning Ticket Drawn

Powerball Jackpot Now $750 Million After No Winning Ticket Drawn

Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has climbed to an estimated $625 million.

"We're keeping our fingers crossed that the first Powerball jackpot victor of 2019 will be a Texan", Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery, said in a statement. That marked the fourth largest in the game's history.

The winning combination for the $638 million prize is 24, 25, 52, 60, 66, and the Powerball is 5.

Now, it will continue to grow.

That means the drawing on Wednesday, Mar. 27 will be worth $750 million with a cash option of $465.5 million.

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Australia and Singapore joined the growing list of countries that have grounded their Boeing 727 Max aeroplanes overnight. It does not intend to issue new recommendations about the aircraft to customers.

A SC person won $1.537 billion in the Mega Millions lottery last October. It was the seventh-largest jackpot in USA lottery history.

It has a cash value of $380.6 million.

The buyers of three tickets shared the country's largest jackpot. To win the jackpot prize, you need to hit all five numbers, or white balls, in any order and the red Powerball. Some people don't necessarily play to win.

Powerball is played in 44 states in the U.S., plus D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.

Saturday night's Powerball drawing was held at 11 p.m. EST.

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