Record Powerball jackpot increased to $500M for Wednesday's drawing amid soaring ticket sales

Record Powerball jackpot increased to $500M for Wednesday's drawing amid soaring ticket sales

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A Powerball lottery ticket for the estimated record 425 million USD jackpot prize, Powerball's biggest winnings ever, is seen in a convenience store in Washington on November 26, 2012. The previous drawing resulted in no winner, setting up for the record setting prize when numbers will be drawn on Wednesday. Tickets are sold in 42 US states, Washington, DC, and the US Virgin Islands. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

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Associated Press

Posted on November 27, 2012 at 12:36 PM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 27 at 1:04 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Record Powerball jackpot increased to $500M for Wednesday's drawing amid soaring ticket sales.

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