Test your luck in dueling jackpots
Thu, 09 May 2013 15:29:55 GMT —
If you are feeling lucky, you may want to pick up a lottery ticket this weekend.
Friday night's Mega Millions® jackpot is at its highest this year at $154 million, with a cash option of $115 million.
However, Saturday's Powerball® jackpot is even higher at $270 million, with a cash option of $175 million, which ranks in the top ten of all time Powerball® jackpots.
If you want to get a ticket for the Mega Millions® drawing, you have to get it by 10 p.m. for the 11 p.m. Friday drawing.
Tickets are $1 and available wherever tickets are sold.
If you want to buy a ticket for the Powerball® drawing, you have until 9:59 p.m. for the 10:59 p.m. drawing.
Tickets are $2.
Odds of winning either jackpot are about 1 in 176 million.