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Tickets Selling ‘Very, Very Quickly’ for $1.6 Billion Mega Millions

Tickets Selling ‘Very, Very Quickly’ for $1.6 Billion Mega Millions”

Lottery officials say there were no jackpot winners in Saturday's drawing. The last time anyone won the Powerball was on August 11th in NY for $245 million. Mega Millions is now offering a potential prize of $1.6 billion. There are smaller prizes, from $2 up to $1 million, for matching some, but not all, numbers.

Powerball, which held the record for the largest US lottery prize of £1.213 billion ($1.586 bn) in 2016, will hold a separate draw on Saturday.

With no one claiming the big prize, the Powerball drawing on Wednesday - one day after a $1.6 billion Mega Millions drawing - will be $620 million.

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The father told detectives that when the child hadn't arrived in the afternoon, he assumed plans changed and left for the evening. The woman then knocked on the door before turning around and running away, leaving the boy behind at the doorstep.

But if you are itching to play, you could win even more on Tuesday.

Mega Millions jackpot on October 20, 2018.

Powerball and Mega Millions are the two games with the largest payouts offered by the N.C. Education Lottery, and both are sold in many other states.

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Saudi Arabia gave no official response to the allegation that members of its security services were on the planes. Khashoggi's disappearance and to be transparent about the results of that investigation".

Each Powerball or Mega Millions ticket is $2.

The numbers have been drawn for Saturday's estimated $470 million Powerball jackpot.

The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are one in 302,575,350, but the odds of winning any of the lesser prizes are one in 24.

Federal Environment Minister rejects science on need to phase out coal
The United Nations and almost 100 climate scientists from across the globe have issued their latest environmental primal scream . Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), a climate change skeptic, said of the actions urged by the report.

The first five balls were drawn from a pool of 69 and the Powerball from a pool of 26, making the odds of getting all six number correct 292,201,338 to 1, according to the Powerball website.



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