Powerball winning numbers drawn. Did you win?

22 October, 2018, 13:26 | Author: Sally Reid
  • Mega Millions lottery tickets rest on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington N.C. A lucky player could soon overcome remarkably bad odds to win the ninth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history. Number

The US Mega Millions jackpot grew to US$1.6 billion, a world record for a lottery, after Friday's drawing produced no victor of the grand prize, officials said.

The winning numbers for tonight were 15 - 23 - 53 - 65 - 70 and a Mega Ball of 7, with a Megaplier of 2x.

One person who bought a Mega Millions ticket at a store in Oak Forest for Friday's jackpot is now $1 million richer. By 3 p.m. Friday, the state had seen more than $3 million in ticket sales for Mega Millions this week.

The $1 billion is the highest jackpot in Mega Millions history. Most winners opt for cash, which for Friday night's drawing would be $565 million.

Material from the Associated Press was used in this report.

Each Powerball ticket is $2.

But if you are itching to play, you could win even more on Tuesday.

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The jackpot is now tied with the record-setting lottery jackpot of January 13, 2016, when ME sales were $4.6 million, with $2.1 million in sales on the day of January 13 alone.

Did anyone win the 10/19/18 Mega Millions jackpot?

The lump sum would be subject to federal, state and local taxes totaling tens of millions of dollars.

The retailer also will received $10,000 for selling the winning ticket. The biggest single payout came in August 2017, when a MA woman claimed a single lump sum worth $480.5 million.

So, in one single weekend, more than $1 billion will shoot out across America to its very luckiest citizens.

Mega Millions tickets are sold in 44 US states, the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands.



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