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Record-shattering Powerball jackpot won in California, $1 million ticket sold in Baltimore County

BALTIMORE, MD—Although Monday night’s Powerball drawing was delayed until Tuesday morning, it delivered a record-shattering jackpot on a winning ticket sold in California, along with nine prizes of at least $50,000 on tickets sold in Maryland, including a $1 million second-tier win in Catonsville. The estimated annuity value of the jackpot stood at $1.9 billion on Monday, but when all …


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Winning Powerball numbers announced for record-setting jackpot following technical delay

UPDATE; Powerball delivered a record-shattering jackpot on a winning ticket sold in California, and a $1 million winner in Baltimore County. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE, MD—The winning Powerball numbers have been announced for Monday’s record-setting $1.9 billion jackpot. The November 7 Powerball and Double Play drawings were delayed as one of the 48 participating lotteries worked to finalize its …


Powerball jackpot rockets to record-breaking $1.6 billion

BALTIMORE, MD—The Powerball jackpot for the Saturday, November 5 drawing is now the largest in U.S. lottery history, with an estimated annuity value of $1.6 billion. The cash option is $782.4 million. At $1.6 billion, Saturday’s jackpot surpasses the $1.586 billion Powerball prize that was won in January 2016 and split between three winning tickets sold in California, Florida and …

Powerball jackpot rolls to $1.5 billion, creates two Maryland millionaires

BALTIMORE, MD—The Powerball jackpot on Wednesday night rolled again to an estimated annuity value of $1.5 billion for Saturday’s drawing, and in the process it generated a wave of big winners in Maryland. Although there was no jackpot winner, there were $1 million winning second-tier tickets sold in Calvert County and Baltimore City, along with three $100,000 third-tier winning tickets …

Powerball jackpot rockets to $1.2 billion, two $50,000 winning tickets sold in Maryland

BALTIMORE, MD—Lady Luck didn’t deliver a Powerball jackpot treat to any players on Halloween night, but she did deliver two $50,000 prizes in Maryland. The jackpot has rolled to an estimated annuity value of $1.2 billion for the Wednesday, November 2 drawing and has an estimated cash value of $596.7 million. This is still the second-largest Powerball jackpot in the …

Powerball jackpot soars to $1 billion for Monday drawing

BALTIMORE, MD—The Powerball® jackpot has reached an estimated $1 billion ($497.3 million cash) for the next drawing on Monday, October 31st. This is the second time in Powerball’s 30-year history that the advertised jackpot has reached $1 billion. If a player wins Monday’s jackpot, it will be the second largest jackpot in Powerball history, only behind the world record $1.586 …

Powerball jumps to $800 million for Saturday’s drawing

BALTIMORE, MD—Powerball jackpot chasers get another chance to capture the big prize, which rolled to an estimated annuity value of $800 million for the Saturday, October 29 drawing. That makes it the second-largest jackpot in Powerball history and fifth-largest in U.S. lottery history. While no one hit the jackpot Wednesday night, one $50,000-winning ticket was sold in Maryland along with …

Powerball jackpot rolls to $610 million for Monday night’s drawing

BALTIMORE, MD—Get your tickets now for Monday night’s Powerball drawing, which features the eighth-largest jackpot in the game’s history. No one hit the jackpot Saturday, which sent it rolling to an estimated annuity of $610 million for the October 24, drawing with an estimated cash value of $292.6 million. Two lucky Marylanders won $50,000 third-tier prizes in Saturday’s drawing while …