TRENTON – The yield on the jackpot to the next Powerball subscription will exceed half a billion dollars after 23 weeks without a winner.
Winning numbers in Saturday's drawing were white balls 30, 34, 39, 53, 67, Powerball 11 and Power Play multiplier 2X. A ticket sold in New Jersey matched five numbers, but not Powerball, and is worth $ 1 million.
The Jackpot for Wednesday's draw for the 8th largest Powerball jackpot is $ 550 million with a cash value of $ 335 million. The jackpot was last won on December 26th.
New Jersey has been lucky in the past year with Powerball and Mega Millions jackpot winners in 201
Weirsky received alimony from Eileen Murray, his wife of 15 years he divorced last year.
Murray told Inside Edition on Thursday, I just want a cut of the jackpot to use the money wisely, but want the payout of the aliment to stop.
"I would like to see it end, of course," she said, adding: "I had a large retirement account that I had to pay. I would like to see what is returned." She also revealed that Quick Chek in Phillipsburg where he bought the ticket, Weirsky was suggested to her.
Powerball Tickets are sold in 44 states, Washington, DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
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