In Calfornia, three ticket holders had 5/5 tickets (all the numbers but the Powerball.)
Lotto fever has hit the Southland as Wednesday night’s jackpot climbed to $500 million.
The estimated jackpot for Saturday’s draw had been $360 million but brisk sales nationwide have upped the pot to $380 million.
Pending regulatory approval, those participating could be among a few dozen allowed to legally operate in the city – a first for Orange County after Sana Ana voters overwhelmingly passed Measure BB last year.
The record jackpot reached $590 million in May 2013.
It’s been a while, but there’s a giant Powerball jackpot that’s expected to have a prize of $317 million by Wednesday night’s drawing.
Sopmeone is $24 million richer Monday after a winning lottery ticket was sold at a San Gabriel Valley donut shop.
Since no ticket matched all six numbers, Tuesday’s jackpot soars to an estimated $321 million.
According to CALottery.com, there are two more $5 million tickets available as well as three $2 million tickets and five $1 million tickets.
Lottery officials said a Mega Millions ticket sold in Long Beach is worth $1.2 million.
A father of five was introduced Wednesday as the $180 million Mega Millions Jackpot winner.
Lottery officials Sunday said one person in California is $7 million richer after matching five of six numbers in Saturday night’s Powerball draw.
The record SuperLotto Plus jackpot was $193 million in February 2002.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in 175,223,510, according to the Powerball website.
The winning ticket was purchased at Discount Cigarettes.