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Powerball jackpot climbs to $495million after two months with no winner

The Powerball jackpot has soared to $495million - the eighth highest amount in history - after no one won the grand prize of $448million Wednesday evening.

powerball winners - Daily Mail
10:28am PDT - March 14th, 2019

Here's the tax bill if you hit the $448 million Powerball jackpot

If there's a winner in Wednesday night's drawing, the IRS will get tens of millions of dollars right off the bat.

powerball winners - CNBC
7:27am PDT - March 13th, 2019

Powerball Results, Numbers for 3/9/19: Did Anyone Win The $414 Million Jackpot on Saturday (Last) Night?

The Powerball jackpot on Saturday night was worth $414 million with a cash option of $247.9 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
5:02am PDT - March 10th, 2019

No winner Saturday brings Powerball jackpot to $448 million

It's the biggest Powerball jackpot so far this year.

powerball winners - ABC News
9:47pm PST - March 9th, 2019

Watch, Stream Powerball Results, Winning Numbers Drawing Live Tonight 3/9/2019

The drawing is set for 10:59 p.m. EST Saturday.

powerball winners - Newsweek
4:00pm PST - March 9th, 2019

Mega Millions Results, Numbers for 3/5/19: Did Anyone Win the $40 Million Jackpot on Tuesday (Last) Night?

Mega Millions drawing on Tuesday night was worth $40 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
4:00am PST - March 6th, 2019

Mega Millions: Anonymous winner of $1.5bn jackpot comes forward months after draw

The state of South Carolina will also collect $61 million in income taxes from the winner

powerball winners - Independent
8:21am PST - March 5th, 2019

US record $1.5bn lottery winner 'kindly gave up spot in queue'

The winner of the largest ever US jackpot let someone cut in front of them before buying the ticket.

powerball winners - BBC News
7:30am PST - March 5th, 2019

$1.5B Mega Millions winner comes forward, just weeks before deadline to claim prize

Lottery officials on Monday announced that a South Carolina resident had stepped forward to claim the $1.5-billion US Mega Millions jackpot from last October — the largest jackpot payout to a single winner in U.S. history — but elected to remain anonymous.

powerball winners - CBC News
6:04am PST - March 5th, 2019

The $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot was finally claimed in South Carolina - Business Insider

The $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot was finally claimed in South Carolina Business Insider $1.5 billion lottery winner in S.C. who claims prize weeks short of deadline gave up spot in line before buyin New York Daily News Winner of $1.5B Mega Millions, rec…

powerball winners - Business Insider
10:55pm PST - March 4th, 2019

South Carolina lottery winner claims record $877 million cash prize

The anonymous sole winner of a $1.5 billion U.S. Mega Millions drawing last fall has come forward to claim the jackpot, choosing to collect a record one-time cash sum of more than $877 million, South Carolina's lottery commission said on Monday.

powerball winners - Reuters
5:52pm PST - March 4th, 2019

Mega Millions winner of $1.5B jackpot comes forward: Why they chose the lump sum

The $1.5B Mega Millions jackpot winner chose to get paid in a lump sum. Here's a breakdown of why that makes sense.

powerball winners - USA Today
4:12pm PST - March 4th, 2019

Powerball Results, Numbers for 3/2/19: Did Anyone Win The $348 Million Jackpot on Saturday (Last) Night?

Powerball's jackpot on Saturday was worth $348 million with a cash option of $211.9 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
4:56am PST - March 3rd, 2019

If you hit the $348 million Powerball or $267 million Mega Millions jackpot, here's your tax bill

If you manage to beat the odds and hit the jackpot in either game, you can expect to pay tens of millions of dollars in taxes right off the bat.

powerball winners - CNBC
6:52am PST - March 1st, 2019

Winner of $40M Powerball jackpot revealed to be father from South Australia

A South Australian father has been revealed to be the lucky winner of the $40million Powerball jackpot on Thursday with winning numbers s 7, 5, 13, 4, 2, 14, 11, and Powerball number 14.

powerball winners - Daily Mail
7:02pm PST - February 28th, 2019

One lucky winner claims massive $40MILLION Powerball prize

The Division One prize was finally claimed by one lucky Australian after five straight draws failed to find a winner - meaning the prize pool had snowballed for Thursday's draw.

powerball winners - Daily Mail
7:44am PST - February 28th, 2019

Here's your tax bill if you hit $245 million Mega Millions or $322 million Powerball jackpots

If you hit the jackpot, you can expect to pay 37 percent of your income to the IRS, along with typically ponying up for state taxes.

powerball winners - CNBC
6:00am PST - February 26th, 2019

Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost?

The person who bought the winning $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot ticket from the KC Mart in Simpsonville, South Carolina in October has two months left to claim the prize.

powerball winners - Daily Mail
1:21pm PST - February 24th, 2019

$1.5bn Mega Millions lottery jackpot still unclaimed in South Carolina

Ticket was sold at KC Mart in Simpsonville Winner of second-biggest prize ever has until 19 April A $1.5bn Mega Millions jackpot, the second-largest lottery prize in US history, has not been claimed, four months after the winning ticket was drawn. Related: We…

powerball winners - The Guardian (AU)
10:05am PST - February 24th, 2019

Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost? - Associated Press

Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost? Associated Press SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Nearly everyone in this small South Carolina town has a theory for the city's billion-dollar mystery: Who won the $1.5 billion Mega... View full coverage on …

powerball winners - Associated Press
7:30am PST - February 24th, 2019

Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost?

SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Nearly everyone in this small South Carolina town has a theory for the city's billion-dollar mystery: Who won the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot announced last October?

powerball winners - Associated Press
6:10am PST - February 24th, 2019

Powerball Results, Numbers for 2/16/19: Did Anyone Win The $260 Million Jackpot on Saturday (Last) Night?

The recent Powerball jackpot was worth $260 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
4:46am PST - February 17th, 2019

Powerball Results, Numbers for 2/13/19: Did Anyone Win The $242 Million Jackpot on Wednesday (Last) Night?

Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is worth $242 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
6:11am PST - February 14th, 2019

Powerball Results: Watch the Lottery Numbers Drawing Live Stream Online Tonight 2/13/2019

Watch the Powerball results come in live online here.

powerball winners - Newsweek
5:00pm PST - February 13th, 2019

Powerball Results, Numbers for 2/9/19: Did Anyone Win The $224 Million Jackpot on Saturday (Last) Night?

Saturday's Powerball drawing was worth $224 million.

powerball winners - Newsweek
5:02am PST - February 10th, 2019

RT @ajc: Wednesday’s jackpot ranks fourth in U.S. lottery history behind the top $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot in 2016 shared by winners…

Annette Blankenship (@DoNotGiveUpHope)
3:40pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Wednesday’s jackpot ranks fourth in U.S. lottery history behind the top $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot in 2016 shared by winners in three states. https://t.co/SO9afHbn8t

AJC (@ajc)
3:35pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

Powerball - Smaller Jackpots, More Winners https://t.co/S4IHrT7vKK via @debtdiscipline

Budgeting Couple (@BudgetingCoupl)
3:19pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @TomsRiverHonda: #PowerBall $750,000,000 | If we WIN we will be sharing the earnings with everyone who LIKES, COMMENTS & REPOSTs the bel…

WV gal livin' in a City (@OcchealthRN)
1:36pm PDT - March 26th, 2019
#PowerBall $750,000,000 | If we WIN we will be sharing the earnings with everyone who LIKES, COMMENTS & REPOSTs the below photo! 
*MUST repost, comment and like to be qualified. Winners must be following the Honda of Toms River Twitter page. Has to be completed prior to drawing. https://t.co/Yh9K2xw6LK

#PowerBall $750,000,000 | If we WIN we will be sharing the earnings with everyone who LIKES, COMMENTS & REPOSTs the below photo! *MUST repost, comment and like to be qualified. Winners must be following the Honda of Toms River Twitter page. Has to be completed prior to drawing. https://t.co/Yh9K2xw6LK

Honda of Toms River (@TomsRiverHonda)
1:32pm PDT - March 26th, 2019
#PowerBall $750,000,000 | If we WIN we will be sharing the earnings with everyone who LIKES, COMMENTS & REPOSTs the below photo! 

*MUST repost, comment and like to be qualified. Winners must be following the Metro Honda Twitter page. Has to be completed prior to drawing. https://t.co/IKsQVLbbgB

#PowerBall $750,000,000 | If we WIN we will be sharing the earnings with everyone who LIKES, COMMENTS & REPOSTs the below photo! *MUST repost, comment and like to be qualified. Winners must be following the Metro Honda Twitter page. Has to be completed prior to drawing. https://t.co/IKsQVLbbgB

Metro Honda (@MyMetroHonda)
1:28pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

I’m really glad that 2 of the 6 states where lottery winners can remain anonymous are Maryland and South Carolina because next week I would have a lot of fake friends after I win the powerball

James (@jotraynor101)
12:49pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

What would you do with this much cash? Here's everything you need to know about the near-record jackpot. https://t.co/STln9nYRo7

St. Cloud Times (@sctimes)
12:35pm PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @JRFromTheSouth: SC has had 4 million or two million dollar winners in a week. What’s the cause? Good luck? Or something else? Also,…

Darci Strickland (@DarciWLTX)
11:43am PDT - March 26th, 2019

RT @JRFromTheSouth: SC has had 4 million or two million dollar winners in a week. What’s the cause? Good luck? Or something else? Also,…

News 19 WLTX (@WLTX)
11:13am PDT - March 26th, 2019
SC has had 4 million or two million dollar winners in a week. 

What’s the cause? Good luck? Or something else?

Also, you have a 1 in 25 chance of winning a prize with your Powerball ticket ($4+). But what are your odds to win the jackpot tomorrow night? 

Find out on @WLTX https://t.co/ejQYzxtNAn

SC has had 4 million or two million dollar winners in a week. What’s the cause? Good luck? Or something else? Also, you have a 1 in 25 chance of winning a prize with your Powerball ticket ($4+). But what are your odds to win the jackpot tomorrow night? Find out on @WLTX https://t.co/ejQYzxtNAn

Jacob Reynolds (@JRFromTheSouth)
10:54am PDT - March 26th, 2019
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FREE POWERBALL Ticket to $625 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/yrQqUlTaRz Win from the Comfort of your home #powerball #lotto #winners #winning #Win #winwin https://t.co/BkAZosDlGv

Wake Up America (@WakeAmericaNow)
10:10am PDT - March 26th, 2019
FREE  POWERBALL Ticket to over $650 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/Hq0G7w5ebd  Win from the Comfort of your home #powerball #lotto #winners #winning #Win #WINWIN https://t.co/OPgRWb6NYJ

FREE POWERBALL Ticket to over $650 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/Hq0G7w5ebd Win from the Comfort of your home #powerball #lotto #winners #winning #Win #WINWIN https://t.co/OPgRWb6NYJ

FavoriteFurryFriends (@FaveFurryFriend)
9:47am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Powerball lottery at $750M: Ranking the luckiest states for Powerball jackpot winners. https://t.co/qQbc1gRtbK

The Hammer (@Jim_Peoples_)
9:16am PDT - March 26th, 2019
Powerball lottery at $750M: Ranking the luckiest states for Powerball jackpot winners. https://t.co/kjyhtF1RTf https://t.co/DPLsvzRPKo

Powerball lottery at $750M: Ranking the luckiest states for Powerball jackpot winners. https://t.co/kjyhtF1RTf https://t.co/DPLsvzRPKo

NJ.com (@njdotcom)
8:21am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/0GwMwcrWOz

Southeast Patch (@SoutheastPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/NF4CMVfix2

Peekskill Patch (@PeekskillPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/kcnClbiLK3

Nanuet Patch (@NanuetPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/gkvQDt8Y2W

Rivertowns Patch (@RivertownsPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/JRrJDA6pOU

New City NY Patch (@NewCityPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/AVYk1fu2aj

Tarrytown Patch (@TarrytownsPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

Two $1 million winners in New York, including one ticket sold right next to a Metro North station. https://t.co/xYkYdtmImh

Pearl River Patch (@PearlRiverPatch)
4:58am PDT - March 26th, 2019

For Wednesday night’s #Powerball draw, the cash option — which most winners go with — is $465.5 million. Here's the tax bill: https://t.co/4UbAfpSXmS

dmackdaddy (@dmackdaddy)
8:35pm PDT - March 25th, 2019
For Wednesday night’s Powerball draw, the cash option — which most winners go with — is $465.5 million. Here's the tax bill: https://t.co/Hmdi1Wc2mS https://t.co/sM2zxGRA0Y

For Wednesday night’s Powerball draw, the cash option — which most winners go with — is $465.5 million. Here's the tax bill: https://t.co/Hmdi1Wc2mS https://t.co/sM2zxGRA0Y

NBC Bay Area (@nbcbayarea)
8:30pm PDT - March 25th, 2019

Hopeful Powerball winners line up in Primm to buy lotto tickets News https://t.co/Q7UnmZH7dk

The pres5 (@thepres5)
7:35pm PDT - March 25th, 2019
Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes https://t.co/oH2gjds1Mm https://t.co/4ZuA6OIFeJ

Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes https://t.co/oH2gjds1Mm https://t.co/4ZuA6OIFeJ

WJCL News (@WJCLNews)
7:26pm PDT - March 25th, 2019
Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes https://t.co/XufhJEm9DO https://t.co/4H1A7TXrAL

Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes https://t.co/XufhJEm9DO https://t.co/4H1A7TXrAL

WJCL News (@WJCLNews)
2:21pm PDT - March 25th, 2019

RT @WakeAmericaNow: FREE POWERBALL Ticket to $625 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/FugOhGHdd2 Win from the Comfort o…

Wake Up America (@WakeAmericaNow)
2:08pm PDT - March 25th, 2019

RT @WakeAmericaNow: FREE POWERBALL Ticket to $625 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/yrQqUlTaRz Win from the Comfort o…

Wake Up America (@WakeAmericaNow)
2:01pm PDT - March 25th, 2019

Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes https://t.co/fWLIhXd81K @WJCLNews

GALotteryPRpros (@GALotteryPRpros)
12:10pm PDT - March 25th, 2019
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FREE POWERBALL Ticket to over $650 Million - 7th Biggest Pot in History ... https://t.co/Wonx2tYHbS Co Win from the Comfort of your home #powerball #lotto #winners #winning #Win #WINWIN https://t.co/G9NTyipUak

Burt (@BizOpKnocks)
12:00pm PDT - March 25th, 2019

Powerball Winners Score the Ultimate Jackpot News https://t.co/r5hnuL2yRO

The pres5 (@thepres5)
11:27am PDT - March 25th, 2019

Two $150K Arkansas winners in Saturday's Powerball drawing #ARnews https://t.co/P7ahlIA9p7

Greg Yarbrough (@GregYarbrough)
10:04am PDT - March 25th, 2019
Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prize https://t.co/alWDO65XuD https://t.co/6bZye24dCL

Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prize https://t.co/alWDO65XuD https://t.co/6bZye24dCL

WJCL News (@WJCLNews)
9:57am PDT - March 25th, 2019
Two $150K Arkansas winners in Saturday's Powerball drawing https://t.co/XVBfoYKOoR #ARNews https://t.co/mpHSPL2B4F

Two $150K Arkansas winners in Saturday's Powerball drawing https://t.co/XVBfoYKOoR #ARNews https://t.co/mpHSPL2B4F

FOX16 News (@FOX16News)
9:46am PDT - March 25th, 2019
Two $150K Arkansas winners in Saturday's Powerball drawing https://t.co/2Px0Z8UO8c #ARNews https://t.co/HyZnCwuYQp

Two $150K Arkansas winners in Saturday's Powerball drawing https://t.co/2Px0Z8UO8c #ARNews https://t.co/HyZnCwuYQp

KARK 4 News (@KARK4News)
9:34am PDT - March 25th, 2019
Powerball - Smaller Jackpots, More Winners https://t.co/JNUoBcafZv via @debtdiscipline (But would that be a good thing? Don't many folks who win end up going bankrupt?) https://t.co/ZPG9aJTBTu

Powerball - Smaller Jackpots, More Winners https://t.co/JNUoBcafZv via @debtdiscipline (But would that be a good thing? Don't many folks who win end up going bankrupt?) https://t.co/ZPG9aJTBTu

Jackie Beck (@realJackieBeck)
9:11am PDT - March 25th, 2019

MADISON, Wis. – The $625 million Powerball jackpot rolled again Saturday, but the drawing produced Wisconsin’s largest game win of 2019. A ticket purchased in Racine was one of the nation’s two $2 million prize winners in the March 23 draw. https://t.co/EPqiNY5D6g

Sawyer County Record (@SawyerCoRecord)
8:17am PDT - March 25th, 2019
That moment you just won a League Cup meanwhile your brother wins $150k lottery Powerball at the same time but has to split between 15 other winners. I think he won! Congrats bro! #PlayPokemon #Playthelottery https://t.co/zrMUMKIUeR

That moment you just won a League Cup meanwhile your brother wins $150k lottery Powerball at the same time but has to split between 15 other winners. I think he won! Congrats bro! #PlayPokemon #Playthelottery https://t.co/zrMUMKIUeR

ARG Captain | Jose Marrero (@Jose_MarreroTCG)
8:14am PDT - March 25th, 2019
There were no jackpot winners in Saturday's POWERBALL drawing! Wednesday's POWERBALL jackpot is $750 million! https://t.co/FD3AOvHSLT

There were no jackpot winners in Saturday's POWERBALL drawing! Wednesday's POWERBALL jackpot is $750 million! https://t.co/FD3AOvHSLT

GALotteryPRpros (@GALotteryPRpros)
7:44am PDT - March 25th, 2019