$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Lexington; jackpot swells to $430 million

Mario Tama  Getty Images

Nobody matched all six Powerball numbers during Wednesday evening's drawings, so the jackpot rolls again.

The numbers drawn were: 03-57-64-68-69 and the Powerball number was 15.

Mega Millions lottery tickets rest on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. On July 1, 2016.

Because no tickets matched all the Powerball numbers and the Power Play number drawn Wednesday night, the jackpot for the next drawing has jumped to an estimated $430 million.

Dreams of being a billionaire are now in reach, thanks to the Mega Millions. The odds for Mega Millions, meanwhile, is 302,575,350 to 1.

"The lottery officials who run Mega Millions tweaked the rules and odds of the game in October previous year to make jackpots pay out less frequently, spurring their monster growth", Ascienzo, who has studied lottery ticket purchase data from 2012 to 2018, tells FOX Business.

Canada and cannabis legalization: Reaction in the United States
The NYSE certified its approval for listing and registration on the U.S. exchange, according to a filing with the U.S. Four others will license private retailers, while British Columbia stands out for its mix of both options.

MLB Investigating Astros Employee For Videotaping Red Sox's Dugout
The Indians were concerned the man was attempting to view scouting reports Cleveland had on Houston's players, one person said. The man was allowed to remain in the stadium but was not allowed back into the media area.

Reading to London Paddington passengers could face delays as cable repairs continue
Commuters across London faced serious difficulty getting to work this morning as services faced extreme difficulty. Great Western Railway has urged people to "only travel if necessary".

"Since these changes, three of the six largest Mega Millions jackpots have been paid out", he says.

Tickets for Mega Millions are also $2, and the deadline is 10:50 p.m. ET in most states.

One ticket with the Powerplay option is worth $150,000.

The Mega Millions jackpot has been accumulating since July 24, when it was won by a California office pool of 11 co-workers who shared the $543 million, making it the largest prize ever won on a single ticket in the game.

Winners can remain anonymous in six states-Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, North Dakota, Ohio, and SC.

Related News:

  • Zazai blitzes 12-ball 50 to equal Gayle

    Zazai blitzes 12-ball 50 to equal Gayle

    When Kabul Zwanan begun the reply innings, opener Hazratullah Zazai clubbed six sixes in an over, thundering the ground. The 20-year-old produced a whirlwind 12-ball half-century which included 7 sixes and four boundaries.
    UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Received New $280.00 Target Price at Barclays

    UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Received New $280.00 Target Price at Barclays

    This based on a 1.0-5.0 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.00 Strong Buy, 2.00 Buy, 3.00 Hold, 4.00 Sell, 5.00 Strong Sell. The firm has a market cap of $256.06 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.84, a P/E/G ratio of 1.58 and a beta of 0.73.
    Pregnant Meghan Markle dazzles in $10K outfit Melbourne

    Pregnant Meghan Markle dazzles in $10K outfit Melbourne

    During a fitness display by 150 women, Meghan was convinced to throw an Australian Football League (AFL) game ball. Some members of the crowd sang Stand By Me - a song the couple chose for their wedding service in May.
  • Diddy and Cassie Break Up

    Diddy and Cassie Break Up

    Seeming unfazed by the news, Cassie shared snaps of her toned physique on Instagram on Wednesday. Combs and Ventura, 32, met in the early 2000s when she was signed to his Bad Boy Records label.
    Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed: Fed minutes

    Further US rate hikes 'most likely' needed: Fed minutes

    The recent increase in interest rates has spooked investors who fear higher borrowing costs could slow down the economy. But others argued against stronger tightening of monetary policy without "clear signs" the economy is running hot.
    Once in a lifetime weather event hits Spain

    Once in a lifetime weather event hits Spain

    In October 2017, strong winds from passing Hurricane Ophelia fed forest fires that killed around 40 people during a heatwave. Portuguese authorities had urged those living on the coast to stay indoors amid warnings of winds that reached 176km/h.
  • Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

    Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op

    Saudi Arabia has strongly denied killing Khashoggi . "The denial was very, very strong", Trump told reporters. Turkish police investigators entered the Istanbul consulate late on Monday.
    Arsene Wenger returns to coaching

    Arsene Wenger returns to coaching

    Ozil cited the "treatment he received from the DFB" in his statement following the tournament , in which Germany flopped. Wenger managed Ozil between 2013 and 2018 at Arsenal , and insists that the Germany national team miss the playmaker.
    Google Pixel 3 XL teardown reveals Samsung screen, tons of glue

    Google Pixel 3 XL teardown reveals Samsung screen, tons of glue

    Google's flagship smartphone launch as nothing short of a disaster a year ago , with the LG-made Pixel 2 XL marred with problems . The Pixel 2 XL was panned for having a less than optimal display.
  • UK PM meets Macron ahead of Brexit talks

    UK PM meets Macron ahead of Brexit talks

    Trade Representative must tell lawmakers what it hopes to achieve at least 30 days before talks formally begin. Under American trade law, the Office of the U.S.
    India vs Windies | Umesh Yadav replaces injured Shardul Thakur in ODI squad

    India vs Windies | Umesh Yadav replaces injured Shardul Thakur in ODI squad

    Thakur, India's Test player No. 294, suffered a right adductor tendon injury on the day of his Test debut, in Hyderabad . And there was time remaining in the evening session for Prithvi Shaw (33) and Lokesh Rahul (33) to seal victory.
    U.S.  doctors baffled as rare spinal disease spreads across 22 states

    U.S. doctors baffled as rare spinal disease spreads across 22 states

    Many local cases have been treated at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia . "This is a pretty dramatic disease", Messonnier said. More than 90 percent of the confirmed cases have been in children 18 and younger, with the average age being 4 years old.


Most liked

France's finance minister cancels his Saudi conference trip amid Khashoggi disappearance
On Wednesday afternoon, Turkish investigators entered the Saudi consul's residence, about 200m (650ft) from the consulate. Turkish officials have said Khashoggi was murdered in the Saudis' Istanbul consulate, which Saudi officials have denied.

Neymar regrets PSG move, ready to be reunited with Messi at Barcelona
They also report that during this past summer, Neymar nearly cried in front of a Barça director asking for him to be re-signed. Luis Suarez and Ivan Rakitic were also some of Neymar's close acquaintances and he still considers Barcelona as "his club".

Lovebirds Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt twin and stroll in NYC!
After she arrived in New York, Alia also shared a photo of herself on her Instagram timeline and captioned it: " The Big Apple ". Bollywood stars Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor have been hinting about their ongoing romantic relationship from quite sometime now.

Forget XS & XS Max, Apple's cheaper iPhone XR to be a hit
The only difference is how the phones zoom.The iPhone XR lacks a telephoto lens, so it can only achieve 3x digital zoom. Apple enthusiasts in India are in for some treat this festive season with the company launching its latest iPhone XR .

Pastor Andrew Brunson: "I'm one of the most hated people in Turkey"
Trump tells Brunson "we've been negotiating long and hard" for his release and that "we do not pay ransom in this country". Chris Smith, R-New Jersey, said he was "overjoyed" the pastor had been released and was "coming home safely" to the U.S.

Trump threatens to 'close border' over Central America caravan
Some have said they are fleeing gang violence, and are traveling as a group for protection from criminal gangs. The official also said the migrant caravan will be a "prominent" topic of discussion at those meetings.

Facebook's ongoing investigation whittles compromised accounts down to 30 million
According to the report, the attackers already controlled a set of accounts, which were connected to Facebook friends. The Korea Communications Commission said Sunday, " Facebook informed us of the damage done to Korean users".

Won’t disconnect mobile phones issued through Aadhaar, says Centre
What the apex Court has asked that UIDAI should not keep authentication log for more than 6 months. The photo of his/her ID such as Aadhaar card, voter ID, etc. will also be captured.

MTV's 'The Real World' is being rebooted
A sizzle reel MTV released today captures my hopes and dreams for this reboot-and my disappointment in what it's become-perfectly. It was a reality show back before reality shows were so prevalent, and it grew into a cultural phenomenon.

Did Meghan Markle snub Melbourne designers on royal tour?
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were in the city of Dubbo on Wednesday as part of their Australian royal tour . "She told us that Ruby is very cute and said she is doing really well with her pregnancy", Ms Carroll said.

Red Sox benefit from controversial fan interference
Boston's star outfielder Mookie Betts nearly robbed Altuve of the homer, but fan interference sent the ball back onto the field. And after a lengthy review, the umpiring crew in NY couldn't find sufficient evidence to overturn it.

Pig ‘the size of a mini horse’ lured back home with Doritos
The San Bernadino County sheriff's office even documented the extremely scientific pig wrangling on Instagram . The caller reportedly described the road hog as a real porker, comparing it to "the size of a mini horse".

Trump plans United States exit from global postal treaty
Officials stressed that the goal is not to leave the UPU, even as they announced Trump's intention to withdraw from the treaty. The official described it as an economic distortion that the administration wanted to correct.

Canelo Alvarez Inks Massive $365 Million Five-Year DAZN Deal
The streaming service, which costs $9.99 a month, is looking more and more like a must-have for combat sports fans. The deal, which is for 11 fights, will see him earn a minimum of £278,148,250 over the next five years.

Full results of the taping for upcoming television shows (spoilers)
Backstage, William Regal briefed security that Aleister Black needed to see him right when he gets to the building. For those of you that don't want to know about Aleister Black's attacker then you should probably stop reading.