Houston man claims Powerball prize worth $1 million

Here are odds of winning both Powerball Mega Millions

The jackpot for Friday's Mega Millions drawing is now $393,000,000.

For the first time, US lottery players will have a choice of games offering jackpots topping $300 million.

Three tickets winning $1 million each were sold in Oregon, Iowa, and Texas.

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While there was no jackpot victor in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, a winning ticket for $50,000 was sold on Hilton Head Island, according to the South Carolina Education Lottery.

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The deal is worth $2.75 million and includes $1.25 million in incentives, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . The 36-year-old also won a Super Bowl title with the Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII against the 49ers.

But that doesn't stop people from trying.

The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in about 293 million, according to the Powerball website.

Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education. That's more than they spend on movies, video games, music, sports tickets and books - combined. Your odds are slightly better if you play Mega Millions: about one in 258 million.

The Hoosier Lottery will also have a 2017 Ford F-150 on display for a giveaway.

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