The Latest: 1 winning ticket for $570M Powerball jackpot

7Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

DES MOINES, Iowa /January 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the large lottery jackpots (all times local):
12:07 a.m.
One Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire has matched all six numbers and will claim a $570 million grand prize.
The winning numbers drawn Saturday night to claim the nation’s seventh largest jackpot were 12-29-30-33-61 and Powerball 26.
A Powerball winner may choose to receive the jackpot in 30 annual payments or a one-time, lump-sum cash payment.
The winning ticket was drawn one day after a single Mega Millions ticket purchased in Florida matched all six numbers to claim $450 million, the nation’s 10th largest jackpot.
The odds of winning Powerball are one in 292.2 million. The odds of winning Mega Millions are one in 302.5 million.
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10 p.m.
The numbers have been drawn for the $570 million Powerball lottery jackpot.
It won’t be known until later whether there is a winner from the numbers drawn Saturday.
The winning numbers are 12-29-30-33-61 and Powerball 26.
A Powerball winner may choose to receive the jackpot in 30 annual payments or a one-time, lump-sum cash payment.
The odds of winning Powerball are one in 292.2 million.
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2 p.m.
The winning ticket in the latest Mega Millions drawing was sold in Florida.
One ticket matched all six numbers