The Powerball lottery is looking for hitting the jackpot of $315 million

The Powerball lottery is looking for hitting the jackpot of $315 million

Author: Natalia Osmolovskaya

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In America in the near future you may see another millionaire. Commission lottery Powerball said a ticket sold in new Jersey, broke the main prize in the amount of $315 million!

Who is the winner and where in new Jersey the ticket was sold, not yet reported. Who won yesterday, may 19, the combination began: 03, 06, 09, 17, 56 and Powerball 25.

With the beginning of 2018, the jackpot tore 4 times already, so the chance to become a millionaire is not as elusive as it seems.

Interesting facts about Powerball

The largest awarded in the United States jackpot is the lottery: in 2016, it amounted to $1,586 billion and was divided between the three winners — from Tennessee, Florida and California.

In 2006, 8 employees of Con Agra Meatpacking decided to play along and not lost. Their winnings amounted to $365 million. The owners took it immediately and equally divided among themselves. I hope they are still friendly and from time to time playing the lottery.

Powerball was created in 1988 as a non-profit lottery operators Association (MUSL) under a different name Lotto America. 14 years later it was renamed in USA Powerball. And if in the beginning of the tickets of this lottery were sold only in those States where it is traded tickets Mega Millions, the competitors did a deal between themselves, and since 2009, the Powerball tickets can be purchased in 44 States of the country.

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