The Powerball jackpot is once again rising to astronomical figures! The Feb. 15, 2014 Powerball winning numbers are worth a massive $330 million annuity, or $189 million in cold hard cash and is just waiting for someone to grab the whole thing, reported ABC NEWS on Saturday, Feb. 15.
You could be $330 million richer Saturday night and headed for eternal retirement with just a $2 investment. Matching all six Powerball winning numbers on Feb. 15 could drastically change your life so that you would never have to worry about paying the bills again.
BREAKING NEWS: The Powerball winning numbers results for February 15, 2014 are 2, 9, 14, 21, 23, and the red Powerball number is 3.
"While the chances of winning are slim, plenty of players rely on certain superstitions and strategies to supposedly increase their odds of winning. Some players use important birthdays, but 80 percent of ticket buyers allow the computer's Quick Pick do draw numbers for them. In fact, most Powerball winners have won after having their prize numbers picked by a computer," according to ABC NEWS.
Will anyone win today's huge Powerball jackpot? The Powerball numbers have rolled over 14 times since Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2013 when Missouri Powerball winner Kevin Carlson scored the $71.5 million jackpot. Tonight's drawing could be the deciding factor. If no one wins the grand prize, the Powerball jackpot may climb to $400 million or even higher in time for the next drawing.
California Powerball Lottery Winner Hits $720K
Meanwhile, California Lottery officials announced on Thursday, Feb. 13, that a Powerball winning ticket worth $723,452 was sold in the last drawing. The second-tier winning ticket was purchased at A-1 Mart, 2550 W. El Camino #1 in Sacramento. The California lottery winner matched five out of six white Powerball winning numbers (36, 44, 49, 52 and 57), missing only the red Powerball number (1), for the Feb. 11 drawing. Lottery officials say the winner has 180 days from the date of the draw to claim their prize.
When is the Powerball Drawing?
According to the Florida Lottery, the next Powerball drawing is scheduled for Feb. 15, 2014 at 10:59 p.m. EST. The Powerball winning numbers are drawn live Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 10:59 p.m. EST in Florida. The Powerball game is played in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each, and another $1 for the Power Play option which could instantly multiply your prize winnings.
Latest Mega Millions Winning Numbers and Results
The most recent Mega Millions winning numbers for Feb. 14, 2014 were 20, 28, 35, 71, 72, the Mega Ball number was 7, and the Megaplier was X 3. There were no Mega Millions jackpot winners for this drawing. Read the article Mega Millions winning numbers $139M Feb. 14: Lottery winners strike it rich for more details. The next Mega Millions jackpot drawing is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18, and is worth an estimated $154 million annuity, or $84 million cash value.
Sources: Powerball; California Lottery; ABC NEWS
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