Jackpot! 25 of the Biggest Lottery Wins in US History
Mar 20, 2019
Published Apr 13, 2018 at 11:52 AM | Updated at 7:35 AM PDT on Mar 20, 2019
Winning the lottery is a pipe dream for most people.
The odds of hitting the Powerball jackpot is 1 in 292 million. That's better than the chances of winning it big playing Mega Millions — 1 in 302 million.
But as the old adage goes, "You can't win if you don't play."
These winner took a chance at a long shot and hit some of the largest jackpots in U.S. history: