So what are the odds of the same person winning the Mega Millions drawing on Friday and the Powerball drawing on Saturday? That's the sixth-largest jackpot in the game's 15-year history.
Saturday's estimated jackpot is now at $356 million, or just over $203 million if a victor chooses to take the winnings in cash. Lottery officials say this is the first time that the jackpots in Powerball and Mega Millions have simultaneously topped the $300 million mark.
It has been seven years since every state lottery in the USA began selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets, but both games have never offered payouts of this size at the same time. Those prizes are based on annuity options, paid over 29 years.
Staten Island has had its share of lottery winners, including the "Fabulous 9" from Eger Health Care, Powerball winners in 2014 and a Staten Island homemaker who won $169 million in Mega Millions in 2016. The Mega Million odds are slightly better - only 1 in 259 million. About one in 75.6 quadrillion, according to CNNMoney. Luckiest places around Houston to buy your lotto tickets After September 1, a new law will make it so that Texas Lottery winners can remain anonymous.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the new USA sanctions against his country amount to a " full-scale trade war ". Russian Federation has denied seeking to sway the USA election and Trump has denied any collusion.
Later in the afternoon, southerly winds will likely push the front back northward, bringing the rain chances back into our area. By Sunday the humidity we have dealt with all week will be GONE! It will be a pleasant and mostly sunny afternoon.
Past year he received treatments after he sustained cuts to his wrists, which he said were the result of a fall in his cell. Pistorius faces having his sentence increased to 15 years if prosecutors are successful.
Rumors suggest that Kalanick has used his board seat as a way to find his way back to the top spot of the company. Kalanick appointed himself to one of the seats after he was ousted as CEO, and the other two remain vacant.
There are significant differences between Republicans and Democrats when it comes to the use of force against North Korea. The missiles, according to Pyongyang and many experts, have the range to strike the U.S. mainland.
Murray Snow ordered Arpaio's deputies to stop holding individuals exclusively on the belief they were in the country illegally. Arpaio and his attorneys repeatedly petitioned for a jury, only to be denied by Judge Bolton in March and again in May.
But injuries robbed him of this opportunity. "That means that Millie ( James Milner ) is free to play in midfield". The Brazilian has been 'on the verge' of a Premier League move for years and seems more ready than ever to do so.
Wednesday's parade in Buckingham Palace's forecourt was Prince Philip's 22,219th solo engagement since 1953. It is expected Prince Harry will take over as Captain General follow his grandfather's retirement.
At her concert in Las Vegas on Wednesday, August 9, as part of her Piece of me tour, Britney Spears had a very bad surprise. WATCH: Backstreet Boy Howie Dorough Gets Whipped By Britney Spears at Her Piece of Me Show in Las Vegas! .
The Vector Control District plans to collect adult mosquitoes with traps in the area where the crow was discovered. With a "good deal" of summer remaining, people such take the proper precautions to avoid mosquito bites.
Despite this, the network has reiterated that it doesn't believe that its email system as a whole has been compromised. The latest leak includes another half-gigabyte of the total 1.5TB of digital material that hackers stole from HBO .
Lunar and Solar eclipses happen in pairs, with the lunar eclipse happening within two weeks of a solar eclipse. The lunar eclipse will be visible from parts of Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia, and peaks 2:20 p.m.
Moore reportedly said he is the father of the two children , although that fact has not yet been confirmed by authorities. According to authorities, the windows of the house were covered over with blankets and other items.
Tyler Jarrell died of blunt force trauma injuries after being tossed 50 feet (15 meters) into the air when the ride broke apart. The Associated Press reports that Jarrell, a Columbus native, was enrolled for basic training in the summer of 2018.
De Blasio traditionally has gotten an icy reception in Albany any time he has asked for tax increases. Lhota recently proposed a roughly $800 million plan for immediate subway repairs and called on Mr.
In the four games with Wilfork, New England allowed 105 rushing yards per game; in the 12 games without him, it gave up 178.8. Wilfork, an avid fan of smokers and all things grill-related, has partnered with Kingsford for an endorsement deal.
He said Tokyo hoped to push for a world without nuclear weapons in a way that was acceptable to all countries. Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui urged that the "absolute evil" of atomic weaponry be banished.
However long my body holds up - however long Lord allows me to. "They gave me the first opportunity, the only opportunity". He said he wants to end his career with the Seahawks , the team that drafted him in the fifth round of the 2010 draft.
Shiite Muslims have remained a constant target of militant attacks across various parts of the country over the past few months. A security source, who declined to be named, said IS could prove to be more risky than the Taliban in Afghanistan .
Three defendants have been shot dead after reportedly trying to grab guns from guards during a trial at Moscow Regional Court . The nine accused men, who are all from Central Asia, were charged with 17 murders and 2 attempted murders.
The law will be sent for signature to the President of the United States Donald Trump , who has the right to veto it. If Trump were to veto the bill, the House vote is well above the two-thirds margin needed for an override.