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MEGA Millions Draw Closes In:

  • 2
    Days
  • 17
    Hours
  • 07
    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:

  • 0
    Days
  • 17
    Hours
  • 07
    Minutes

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

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$425 Million, $324 Million, $266 Million, and $228 Million.

The top four jackpots won by lucky Californians total over $1.24 Billion.

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  • California’s First Million Dollar POWERBALL® Ticket is Claimed

  • Tom Ngumi had a Monday morning unlike any other. Just minutes after getting off work after a long 12-hour work shift, Ngumi found out he was California’s first million dollar POWERBALL winner! Ngumi was still in shock yesterday morning as he walked into the California Lottery’s Santa Ana District office to claim his prize.
     
    On his way home from work Monday morning, Ngumi stopped at a local market as he usually does to grab some lottery tickets. That’s when the store clerk informed him that the store had sold a winning POWERBALL ticket worth over a million dollars. Ngumi then scanned his POWERBALL ticket, but couldn’t believe what he was seeing; the machine read $1,306,323! Ngumi told us he “almost fainted” when he saw those numbers pop up on the machine.

    When asked what he was going to do with his winnings, Ngumi said he would like to “buy his mother a house and just think about the rest later.” We also asked how it felt to be California’s first million dollar POWERBALL winner, and Ngumi responded, “I’m just really excited.”

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