The cost of a ticket was $1 and every time the game restarted, the jackpot was reset to $15 million.
Under the new rules, tickets are $2 and jackpots reset at $40 million. So what does one do with $400 million?
"It's the dreams, thinking what you could do with that money, imagining the possibilities", he said.
New Year begins on foggy note; 300 flights, 100 trains affected
The day's average air quality index (AQI) was at 400, classified as "very poor" by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). The maximum temperature was likely to hover around 23 degrees Celsius, an India Meteorological Department official said.
Louisiana businesses that bank off the extra buyers say they know they'll take a hit but aren't anxious about it. If there's no victor for Saturday's drawing, the next estimated jackpot for Powerball will be $725 million.
"I got the hope and belief in Jesus, so I know I got to have the winning ticket for tonight", says Vincent Sanders.
"We have had significant jumps in the jackpots over the past couple of days, which is something we don't really see at midweek increase", said Chris Rogers, the deputy director of products and marketing for the Arizona Lottery. I could help some friends and then enjoy the rest of the $10 million or so I would take home after taxes.
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Khloé is 6 months pregnant and looking better than ever, joking with Renee that her glow is "just ferocious highlighter". Kardashian shared a baby bump photo at six months pregnant Tuesday.
There's a misnomer that people in Arkansas don't win the big bucks, but she says that's not true. "'I won?! No! I didn't!' Of course there would be a jubilation".
Americans spend more than $70 billion a year on lotteries. We don't always hit the jackpot, but we did once in Arkansas.
This weekend, a lucky soul could win an estimated $450-million dollar Mega Millions jackpot or at least $570 million Saturday night in the Powerball drawing. In April of 2016 a Jamestown resident won a $1 million Powerball. Friday, January 5th, there are back to back lottery jackpots that are in the hundreds of millions of dollars - and that fever is burning twice as hot. And nearly no one wins either.
Supermoon New Year's 2018 Tonight
The moon is called blue because it's the second full moon in the month and it's red because it's going to be eclipsed. According to EarthSky .org, tonight's supermoon will also be the closest perigee of the year.
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