Powerball is a multi-state lottery game that regularly offers jackpots worth hundreds of millions of dollars. It set a new record for the largest lottery prize of all time when it paid out $1.58 billion in January 2016. Powerball is played in 44 states as well as Washington D.C, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59PM EST.
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Landscaping worker George Tinnell had a lucky feeling when he purchased his Powerball ticket for a recent drawing, telling the store clerk that he thought it was his time to win. It may be a sentiment expressed regularly in shops and gas stations throughout the U.S., but this Virginia man’s prediction proved to be accurate as he was able to come forward and collect a check for $1 million.
The identity of the $298 million Christmas Powerball winner from New York has been revealed. David Johnson, 56, won the second-biggest lottery prize ever seen in the state in the December 26th drawing, and he appeared before the media on Friday to talk about the big win.