Powerball jackpot grows to $360M

The jackpot for Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing has ballooned to an estimated $360 million.powerball

It’s the third largest Powerball jackpot in history.

The last major jackpot win was in March, when a man from New Jersey man won $338 million.

Lottery officials expect jackpot totals of this size to continue to climb in shorter amounts of time.

A game redesign in January of last year increased the odds of winning some kind of prize, but also lowered the possible number combinations to win the Powerball.

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