Published: Sun, October 28, 2018
Markets | By Josh Butler

Drawing nears for $750 million Powerball jackpot

Drawing nears for $750 million Powerball jackpot

A $750-million jackpot, the fourth largest in United States history and the second astronomical jackpot this week, will be at stake during the Powerball drawing on Saturday.

The parent turned out to be one of 10 division one winning entries across Australia in a Lotto draw, taking home a cool $408,233.51.

Cooper says the victor will owe the state $80 million in taxes if the full prize is paid out in annual installments.

While the Brooks' ticket did not match all the numbers in this week's historic $1.6 billion drawing, it matched enough to earn the couple $1 million - a fact Kelley learned after she received another text from Larry.

The 87-year-old fell and broke his hip Tuesday while heading out to buy a lottery ticket in southern New Jersey.

Trump promises thorough investigation into suspicious packages, United States News & Top Stories
In addition to the race hatred and lies he spreads on a regular basis, this week he encouraged direct violence against the media. That package had an incorrect address, so it was redirected to Wasserman Schultz's office in Sunrise, Fla., and recovered there.

Check your tickets! The winning numbers for the Saturday, Oct. 27 Powerball drawing are 8, 12, 13, 19, 27 and Powerball 4.

New Jersey hospital workers who helped an elderly patient become a Mega Millions lottery victor told Inside Edition they wanted to do something special for him.

No one has won the Powerball jackpot since August 11. Most were rewarded with a $1 million prize, but two of them, in Florida and Texas, added a Megaplier option, tripling their winnings to $3 million. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26).

Each Powerball ticket is $2.

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