Powerball ticket sold in central Iowa wins $1 million prize

Lottery mania

A Powerball tickets cost $2 each for a single play. Both lotto games had their most recent jackpot wins in late October.

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot also went unclaimed in the last drawing Friday night, pushing that game's prize to an estimated $343 million for Tuesday night's drawing.

The price of the Mega Millions ticket doubled from $1 to $2 beginning with the October 31 drawing.

Five Iowa Lottery players have now claimed prizes of at least $1 million in calendar year 2017, all of them in the Powerball game. The $2 ticket price did not change.

If you're feeling lucky here's some information about the games.

Vaccinations in United Kingdom may do little to halt deadly 'Aussie flu'
Dr Kelleher added: "The most important thing is that if people think they've got it is to stay at home and look after themselves". PHE advises to avoid having unnecessary contact with other people if you or they have symptoms of flu.

Another ticket sold in New Jersey matched four of the five numbers and had 24 as the Powerball, meaning two tickets sold in the Garden State were a single number away from the $384 million year-end jackpot.

Kum & Go will get a $1,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket. There was no victor of the $390 million jackpot for the drawing held on Saturday, Dec. 30.

The largest jackpot in Mega Millions history was $656 million for the March 30, 2012, drawing.

Drawings are on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:59 p.m.

While there was no Powerball jackpot victor Saturday night, there was a $1 million ticket sold by the New Jersey Lottery.

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