By the time the numbers were drawn for the Powerball lottery Wednesday night, the jackpot was just shy of $580 Million [at $579.9 million], with $379.8 million as the cash option. Some news outlets report the jackpot hit 588 Million.
Two lucky ticket holders will share the jackpot, one ticket was sold in Arizona and other in Missouri. The numbers drawn: 5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and Poweball of 6.
An additional 8,924,123 players won smaller prizes including Match 5 Winners, who will receive $1 million prizes. Congratulations to all!