Mega Millions jackpot up to $393 million

Powerball winning numbers drawn, jackpot at $307M

In the seven years since all USA lotteries began selling both Powerball and Mega Millions tickets, both games have never offered prizes so large at the same time.

Officials said in a press release that the jackpot is the fifth largest in the game's history.

The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots have never been this high at the same time. The Mega Millions runs every Tuesday and Friday before The Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11.

The PowerBall jackpot is also climbing and is at $356 million for Saturday's drawing. Those prizes are based on annuity options, paid over 29 years.

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If you're feeling lucky, now is the time to play the Mega Millions and the Powerball. The odds of winning the $50,000 prize are 1;913,130.

According to Allstate's data science team - about 1 in 75 quadrillion. Because if you're going to dream of winning a lottery fortune, why not dream of winning two?

Staten Island has had its share of lottery winners, including the "Fabulous 9" from Eger Health Care, Powerball winners in 2014 and a Staten Island homemaker who won $169 million in Mega Millions in 2016.

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