DES MOINES, Iowa — No one has won the latest mammoth Powerball prize, so the estimated jackpot now grows to at least three-quarters-of-a-billion-dollars — $750 million — the fourth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
The next Powerball drawing will be Saturday night.READ MORE: Son Arrested For Murder Of Mother Found Dead In Mission Viejo Home
Wednesday night’s $620 million Powerball jackpot looked sort of puny given all the attention lavished on the $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot won in South Carolina on Tuesday.READ MORE: New Health Order Will Require Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative Test At Outdoor LA County Events Of 10,000 Or More
Only five lottery jackpots have been larger than this Powerball, but with two giant prizes in one week, it’s hard not to compare.MORE NEWS: Marsh Homers Off Kopech In 8th, Angels Top White Sox 3-2
No one has won the Powerball jackpot since Aug. 11, when a man from the New York City borough of Staten Island won $245.6 million.