Search Tags: powerball
Many people wait to play Powerball until the jackpot gets big enough. Starting Saturday, it might be worth a shot.
Christina Robinson, of Lorton, says that outside of a few office pools, she'd only played the lottery three times in her life.
You have to claim winnings on your taxes, but you can also claim those losses.
The winning ticket in Saturday's record-setting $600 million Powerball jackpot was sold in Florida, but according to lottery officials, someone in Virginia just missed.
The Virginia Lottery says someone bought a $1 million Powerball ticket in Christiansburg.
Stores selling Powerball tickets will be doing a lot of last-minute business with Wednesday's jackpot at $360 million.