And that's prompting people to buy more tickets rather than just one.
Somebody in Florida will be waking up a multi-millionaire Saturday morning.
NYC, Long Island brace for winter storm How much the storm affects the coast is contingent on a number of factors, most notably how far out to sea it tracks. Thursday morning through late evening, wind gusts are likely to reach over 50 miles per hour along the coastline.
The latest increase to the jackpot would be the fifth largest in Powerball history if someone matched all six numbers Saturday night. The Powerball jackpot also surged, sitting at $550 million, with a $348 million cash option, after no victor Wednesday.
The winning numbers drawn Friday night to claim the nation's 10th largest jackpot in any lottery and the 4th largest Mega Millions jackpot in the competition's history were 28-30-39-59-70-10.
Failed missile test hits North Korean town But more recent missile tests have been more successful and have travelled long distances, with some flying over parts of Japan. The Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile was launched eastward from Pyongsong in North Korea's South Pyongan Province.
In 2013, an 84-year-old Zephyrhills woman was the victor of the largest single jackpot in American lottery history, valued at $590.6 million.
Kilbane says there were about $3 million in Mega Millions sales just for the one drawing earlier this week and about $4.5 million for the Powerball.
The Powerball jackpot is soaring as the year ends meaning 2018 will get off to a great start for some lucky lottery player. No one won the Powerball drawing on Saturday, making the new grand prize drawing $440 million.
You can infect others beginning one day before you get sick to about five to seven days after developing symptoms. Blum pointed out that many groups who may think they should avoid the shot are mistaken.
A criminal referral is a request to DOJ for further investigation, and is not alleging that a crime occurred. Leon said the subpoena could "reasonably produce information relevant" to the committee's inquiry.
The Rolling Cash 5 jackpot for the next drawing is $130,000 for hitting all five numbers and the odds of winning are 1-in-575,757. According to the release, the ticket bought in the town of Colfax was one of three $1 million winners Saturday night.
Devices from Amazon and Google are the clear leaders in the smart speaker category with their respective Echo and Home products. You might, for example, tell Alexa to set the microwave for 3 minutes or ask Alexa to preheat the oven to 300 degrees.
They're arguing that Wixen's contract with their songwriters won't let them take legal actions on the songwriters behalf. The suit seeks damages of $150,000 apiece for more than 10,000 songs represented by Wixen that it says are unlicensed.
If Hatch had opted to stay in the Senate, he could have faced a formidable challenge from a crop of ambitious Utah Republicans. Hatch is now in his seventh term - first elected in 1976 - and is the Senate president pro tempore.
Adults and children fled from the three stories of apartments above, including a man who ran outside with no shirt and no shoes. The 23 civilians - including nine children - and a firefighter were rushed to hospitals after the 7-alarm blaze, Nigro said.
Trump's Tweet Has Done Pakistan a Massive Favor
Trump had reasoned that the U.S. is "starting to develop a much better relationship with Pakistan and its leaders". But even if Pakistan did everything the US asked, it's highly uncertain this would yield stability in Afghanistan.
LeBron James second behind Giannis in first All-Star returns
Simmons is now sitting in the fourth spot behind Kyrie Irving , DeMar DeRozan , and Victor Oladipo in the East guards category. The captains will be the All-Star starters from each conference who receive the most fan votes in respective conferences.
US FCC chairman cancels tech event appearance after threats
The Federal Trade Commission's acting chairwoman Maureen Ohlhausen, who was also scheduled for the debate, will still attend. He had to halt his controversial vote to scrap the USA government's net neutrality rules in December after a bomb threat .
Maple Leafs defeat Sharks in six-round shootout
Frederik Andersen gave Chris Tierney a big gift but pulled the rug out from under him and the San Jose Sharks when it mattered. Patrick Marleu evened the score with his old friends, winning the rematch against his former-team on home ice in a shootout.
Oil dips after hitting highest since mid
If the deal holds until the end of this year, Russia's oil production growth could stall, considering its commitment to the pact. However, rising USA production, which is on the verge of breaking through 10 million bpd, has tempered the bullish outlook.
Look! Up in the sky! It's a Supermoon!
According to NASA , January's first full moon - nicknamed a wolf moon - will take place on January 1 and it will be a supermoon. This year on Halloween, for instance, the last-quarter moon will come within less than 4 hours of perigee.