Powerball Jackpot Winner In Virginia To Claim $217 Million Prize
Virginia Lottery officials awaited word Thursday from the holder of a winning $217 million Powerball ticket that could have some air miles on it: It was purchased at Richmond International Airport. Up to 10,000 travelers pass through the suburban
UPDATE: The jackpot-winning Powerball ticket was bought at Richmond International Airport, at the Lottery Express (self-service) machine located in the atrium, according to the Virginia Lottery. Virginia Lottery Executive
The winner of Wednesday's Powerball jackpot won $217 million, according to ABC local affiliate WRIC.
The PowerBall jackpot may have been hit in Virginia, but last night's drawing still proved to be very lucky for Rhode Island.
Players in Arizona, Connecticut, Illinois, Kentucky, New York and Rhode Island matched the first five numbers — 5, 27, 36, 38 and 41 — but not the Powerball of 12, and won $1 million each. With Wednesday night's win, the jackpot for Saturday's