California Powerball player to claim record $2 billion jackpot
A Powerball player in California holds the only winning ticket in Tuesday's drawing for the $2.04 billion jackpot, according to the game's website, ending a string of 40 drawings that produced no winners and pushed the top prize into record territory.
US Powerball Jackpot Soars To Record $1.9 Billion, Largest In History
The US Powerball jackpot grew to a staggering $1.9 billion -- the largest prize in world history -- after yet another week without a winner, ensuring a new surge in lottery fever across the country.
Powerball jackpot up to record $1.9 billion after no winner
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A record Powerball jackpot grew to an even larger $1.9 billion after no one won the lottery drawing on Saturday night. The numbers for the drawing were: white balls 28, 45, 53, 56, 69 and red Powerball 20.