Powerball and Mega Millions News

Get the latest Powerball and Mega Millions news right here. Find out about all the major events from both of these multi-state lotteries, whether it is a jackpot being claimed, a big upcoming draw or news about changes to either game. View the headlines below and select a story to read more.

Tickets in California and Wisconsin Win $632.6 Million Powerball Jackpot

Tickets in California and Wisconsin Win $632.6 Million Powerball Jackpot

Friday January 7, 2022

Two tickets in California and Wisconsin matched all six numbers to win the $632.6 million Powerball grand prize on Wednesday night - the seventh-largest prize in the lottery's history. 

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Wednesday Powerball Jackpot Hits $630 Million

Wednesday Powerball Jackpot Hits $630 Million

Wednesday January 5, 2022

If you'd like to start off the new year $630 million better off (and who wouldn't?), then make sure to pick up some Powerball tickets for tonight's draw, where you have the chance to win the seventh-biggest jackpot in the lottery's history. 

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Powerball First Millionaire of 2022 is Brian Mineweaser of PA

Powerball First Millionaire of 2022 is Brian Mineweaser of PA

Saturday January 1, 2022

A Pennsylvania man has started the New Year with a $1 million lottery prize. Brian Mineweaser was announced as the winner of the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year competition during the live Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest TV broadcast.

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$699.8 Million Powerball Prize Hit in CA

$699.8 Million Powerball Prize Hit in CA

Tuesday October 5, 2021

A very lucky Powerball player in California will wake up this morning $699.8 million better off, after the single ticket hit the fifth-biggest jackpot in the game's history. The win is also notable for being the first top prize won in the new Monday draw, and the seventh-highest ever American lottery win.

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$432 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold in New York

$432 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold in New York

Thursday September 23, 2021

A single Mega Millions ticket sold at a New York pizzeria won the almost half-billion dollar jackpot on Tuesday - now that's a lot of dough!

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Mega Millions Jackpot Won in Illinois

Mega Millions Jackpot Won in Illinois

Wednesday June 9, 2021

A Mega Millions player in Illinois became an instant multimillionaire last night after a single ticket sold in Crestwood hit the game's $56 million top prize in Tuesday's drawing.

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Monday Powerball

Wednesday, May 5, 2021