$440 Million Powerball Jackpot One of Largest in History

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Many last-minute Powerball players are flocking to lottery retailers in hopes of picking the winning numbers for one of the largest jackpots in history.

The current Powerball lottery is now the ninth largest jackpot on record, coming in at $440 million.

While the last drawing on Saturday, December 30th, didn't lead to any jackpot winners, there were still two big winning tickets sold in New Jersey, one for $1 million and the other for $50,000.

The next drawing is scheduled for Wednesday, January 3rd, and if no winning ticket is sold, the jackpot will continue to grow.

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