Powerball jackpot rises to $700M, 8th largest lottery prize - YakTriNews.com
The eighth-largest lottery jackpot will be up for grabs when numbers are drawn for an estimated $700 million Powerball grand prize. No one has matched all six numbers and won Powerball’s top prize since Aug. 3, allowing Wednesday night’s jackpot to slowly grow for a nearly three months. Of course, the reason no one has won the giant prize is because the odds of hitting all the numbers are so miserable, at one in 292.2 million. The $700 million ja
The Powerball is at $700M: How inflation is leading to bigger jackpots
As people rush out to get a Powerball ticket for Wednesday’s $700 million jackpot, the same force increasing prices at the store is also making these lottery prizes bigger.