Remberto Gonzalez purchases Powerball lottery tickets at a local store in Hialeah, Fla., Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. On Tuesday, the Powerball jackpot reached $425 million for Wednesday’s drawing. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — When word got out that a southeast Pennsylvania 7-Eleven sold a $1 million Powerball ticket on Saturday, superstitious dreamers began pouring into the store in the hopes that luck would strike twice.
For jackpots as big as Wednesday’s Powerball pot, which stood at an estimated $425 million Tuesday, convenience stores, gas stations and newsstands throughout the 43 states and other Login to read more