Winners of lottery jackpots usually prefer a lump sum of cash, which for Monday’s drawing would be $929.1 million.
The winning jackpot numbers on Saturday night were: white balls 19, 31, 40, 46, 57 and the red power ball 23.
Marie Holmes went viral after it was reported she was using her lottery earnings to post bail many times for then-fiancé Lamarr McDow.
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The dollar amounts for the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries continue to rise after no winner was decalred of the drawings this weekend.
For David Johnson, quitting his job means a happy ending as he takes a boatload of money in the New York Powerball drawing
The winner of one of the biggest Powerball jackpots ever has come forward to claim his windfall and says he plans to blow some of it in Vegas.
John and Lisa Robinson of Munford, Tennessee, cashed in their winning Powerball ticket on Friday and are the first winners to publicly identify themselves, appearing on the Today show even before they got their earnings.