Powerball Jackpot Is Fourth Biggest in U.S. History


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The latest Powerball jackpot rose to an estimated $400 million this morning, after the lottery drawing on Shabbos failed to produce a winner. The jackpot is the fourth biggest in U.S. history and the third largest in the history of the Powerball lottery.

If the winner chooses to take the prize in a lump sum, he or she will walk away with an estimated $230.3 million — but it probably won’t stop there. Powerball’s biggest-ever jackpot rose by $10 million between its penultimate drawing and the moment it was won last May. The drawing for this one is on Wednesday. Read more at philly.com.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. I have seen many, many peopel buy as many as 500 lottery tickets at a time.

    What a lack of bitochen!

    What a waste of money!

    If you buy one ticket Hashem will decide if you will win or not.

  2. I’ve seen a guy buy 20,000 dollars worth of power ball tickets. 10,000 tickets to be precise. Youlle ask “how do u know, u stood there and watched?” The answer a really rich gvir handed me the cash and told me to go buy them for him. EMES.

  3. #7 relax , he was probably just trying to stress that he was really really rich and not just a regular gvir! Not the point. The point is that, that’s pretty crazy!