Mega Millions jackpot up to $450 million; Powerball increases to $570 million

Mega Millions jackpot up to $450 million; Powerball increases to $570 million

Stateline lottery players see something they have never seen before, not one but two jackpots totaling more than a billion dollars.

Friday's $450 million jackpot is the fourth-largest Mega Millions jackpot and the 13th largest USA lottery jackpot. At $450 million, the prize has an estimated cash value of $281.2 million. The prize soared to $570 million - the fifth-largest in Powerball history.

Powerball drawings take place at 10:59 p.m. on Wednesday and Saturday and may be watched live online at:

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Powerball Jackpot Odds are 1 in 292,201,338 and Mega Millions Jackpot Odds are 1 in 302,575,350.

Those unclaimed prizes range from $31 million for a ticket purchased in Queens, New York in August of 2006, to $77 million for a winning ticket purchased in Georgia in June 2011.

"I've got a lot of plans to do a lot of good things with it", said Ray.

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Instead of opting for the publicised jackpot figure, which is paid out over an annuity paid over 29 years, most lottery winners choose to take a lump sum payment. Tickets for both games also may be purchased online at What would you do if you won the lottery?

To put that in perspective, you're more likely to get struck by lightning, become president of the United States, get bitten by a shark or crushed by an asteroid, among many other more probable zany events, than win either the Powerball or the Mega Millions.

Kim Higdon, a Joplin Powerball player, said she wants to help people locally after paying off her bills. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In fact, the larger jackpots are just encouraging more sales. While the winning numbers for the Powerball are revealed Saturday night. And Americans do love buying lottery tickets.

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