State & Nation

Powerball, Mega Millions up to a combined $858M

The jackpots continue to build in both the Mega Millions and Powerball drawings.

After there was no winner in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, the jackpot has soared to $418 million for Friday night’s drawing.

The winning Mega Millions numbers drawn on Tuesday night were:
1-42-64-47-70 and Mega Ball 22.

The Powerball jackpot is even bigger for Wednesday’s drawing, currently $440 million.

This will be just the second time that both Mega Millions and Powerball have had jackpots larger than $300M simultaneously

No one has hit the Mega Millions jackpot since October 13th, while Powerball has not had a jackpot winner since October 25th.

The biggest Mega Millions jackpot was in 2012 when three winners split a total of $656 million.

The largest Powerball jackpot on record was $1.586 billion, which was won last January.