Retired veteran claims $1 million Powerball ticket in Madison

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The largest lotto drawing in USA history remains a $1.59 billion Powerball from January 2016.

Saturday's Powerball drawing would pay an estimated $750 million if a victor matches all six numbers.

If someone wins the Powerball on Saturday they will have the option of an immediate cash payment of $428.6 million, or the $750 million prize paid out over 29 years, according to the lottery.

While there was no grand prize victor, seven players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million as well.

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New York Lottery officials say the winning ticket was sold at West Harlem Deli at 2040 5th Ave. The ticket was sold in SC.

This is the fourth-largest American jackpot. A victor who opted for cash would get $428.6 million.

Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.

The third-largest Powerball drawing is in the books, so check your tickets.

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