Powerball, Mega Millions combined jackpot reaches more than $1 billion
One extremely lucky person could win more than a billion dollars this week.
The Powerball and Mega Millions lottery drawings are worth a combined $1.1 billion – $550 million for Powerball and $600 million for Mega Millions. Both are among the 10 highest jackpots ever reached by either lottery.
The next Mega Millions drawing will be held Tuesday, with Powerball happening on Wednesday.