A single winning ticket for the $1 billion Powerball jackpot was sold in California, it was confirmed Wednesday.
The Story: California’s lottery website announced the winning ticket was sold at Las Palmitas Mini Market in downtown Los Angeles.
- The winning numbers were 7-10-11-13-24 with a Powerball of 24.
- According to the Powerball website, the estimated jackpot was at $1.08 billion with a $558.1 million cash value.
Going deeper: The odds of winning the jackpot were 1 in 292 million.
- The rules were changed back in 2015 to make it less likely that someone would win the jackpot.