Massive Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots Up For Grabs
INDIANAPOLIS - Feeling lucky? You might want to buy a few tickets for the upcoming Mega Millions and Powerball drawings, which are worth a combined $999 million.
After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions jackpot has ballooned to an estimated $654 million dollars. The cash option, in wich the winner takes home a one-time lump sum payment, is $372 million.
While the jackpot is huge, the chances of winning are not. The odds of matching all six numbers and winning the game are one in 302.5 million.
The winning Mega Millions numbers will be drawn at 11 p.m. Tuesday.
Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot up for grabs on Wednesday night will be $345 million. Winners who choose the cash option will take home $199 million.
The Powerball drawing is at 10:59 p.m. Wednesday.
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