Powerball results for 08/05/17; did anyone win the $287M jackpot?

Powerball results for 08/05/17; did anyone win the $287M jackpot?

Powerball results for 08/05/17; did anyone win the $287M jackpot?

Lottery fever is growing in Southern California, as two separate games are offering jackpots in the $300 million range.

The next Mega Millions drawing is Tuesday Aug. 8 with an estimated jackpot of $346 million and cash option of $216 million.

The largest winning jackpot in Mega Millions history was $656 million, while the largest winning Powerball jackpot was $1,586,400,000.

The Powerball jackpot continues to rise as no grand-prize winners were drawn yesterday.

With no victor from Wednesday night's drawing, the Powerball jackpot now stands at $286 million.

"The annuity would be 29 payments over the next 29 years totaling $323 million, or there's the cash option of $199 million", Nesbitt said.
The jackpot for next Wednesday's Powerball drawing now stands at $307 million.

Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. As Friday night came and went not a single ticket hit for the big one. The drawing will be televised during the 11 p.m. news on New York Lottery draw station channels. Tickets cost $2 each.

The roll-up to Saturday night's Powerball drawing began June 14 and has since rolled 15 times without a top-prize victor. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26).

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