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Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million

Posted at 5:57 PM, May 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-01 20:57:26-04

The Powerball jackpot is on the rise again.

The jackpot is up to $348 million as of Sunday evening and is expected to rise by the next drawing on Wednesday. Right now, the lump sum option has a cash value of about $226 million.

Earlier this year, the Powerball jackpot reached more than $1.5 billion before people got the winning numbers in California, Florida and Tennessee.