May 14, 2013
PowerBall® Jackpot Swells to $360 Million for Wednesday's Draw
Jackpot fever is spreading across Rhode Island and the country. Due to brisk sales nationwide, the PowerBall® jackpot for tomorrow night's drawing has just been increased to $360 million, or $229.2 million for the lump sum payment.
The PowerBall® jackpot has rolled 12 times since it began on April 1, 2013, making it the 3rd highest PowerBall® jackpot ever.
Players are encouraged to sign the back of their tickets upon purchase and to keep them in a safe place. Winners should seek financial and legal advice to make plans to enjoy their new winning experience. PowerBall® has eight other ways to win a cash prize, ranging from $4 to $2 million with Power Play®.
The estimated jackpot for tonight's Mega Millions® drawing is $170 million.