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POWERBALL Draw Closes In:

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    Days
  • 06
    Hours
  • 49
    Minutes

Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:00 p.m.

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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

  • 0
    Days
  • 07
    Hours
  • 34
    Minutes

Draws take place every Tuesday and Friday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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SuperLotto Plus Draw Closes In:

  • 1
    Days
  • 07
    Hours
  • 34
    Minutes

Draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday after
draw entry closes at 7:45 p.m.

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The top four jackpots won by lucky Californians total over $1.72 Billion.

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  • Long Beach Powerball® Winner Claims Prize

  • On July 30th, three Powerball tickets sold in California narrowly missed out on winning the 5th-largest Powerball jackpot of all time. The three lucky tickets however, matched five of the six winning numbers to split the 5/5 California prize amount of $2,355,195 ($785,065 each before federal taxes). One of those lucky tickets was purchased by Erick Alexius.

    Alexius was out running errands when he stopped at a local 7-Eleven to get some water. He also grabbed some Quick Pick® tickets for that night’s $478 million Powerball draw. The following Monday, Alexius was out of town visiting a friend in the hospital when he saw on his Facebook feed that a winning Powerball ticket was sold in Long Beach, at the same store where he bought his tickets. But it wasn’t until he got back home the next day that Alexius checked his tickets.

    “So what was your reaction to seeing that you won?” we asked. “I lost feeling in my hands,” the 36-year-old answered. We also asked Alexius why it took him over a month to come forward, and he explained that he waited to claim his prize because he wanted to meet with a lawyer and financial advisor just to get his affairs in order. As far as his plans for the money, Alexius said that his only plan so far is to pay off his car.