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Powerball jackpot hits $320 million, fourth largest prize ever
A lottery hopeful holds up $1,080 worth of tickets in California: Though three Americans purchased winning jackpot tickets, none has stepped forward yet to claim the big prize.
A lottery hopeful holds up $1,080 worth of tickets in California: Though three Americans purchased winning jackpot tickets, none has stepped forward yet to claim the big prize.
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n Wednesday, the Powerball jackpot hit $320 million, the fourth biggest prize in the drawing's history. The largest total ever ($365 million) was split between a group of eight co-workers at a Nebraska meat-packing plant back in 2006. Earlier this year, an 81-year-old Rhode Island woman took home the third largest pot, $336.4 million. The numbers will be announced at 10:59 p.m. EST.

 

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