First $1 billion-plus Powerball jackpot in history

Powerball 16 19 32 34 57 power ball 13
MUSL graphic showing $1.3 billion Powerball jackpot Wednesday, January 13.

Buffalo, N.Y. (WIVB) — Powerball fever is sure to spread between Sunday and Wednesday.

Early Sunday morning, the Multi-State Lottery Association posted a graphic showing the jackpot for Wednesday, January 13, of $1,300,000,000. It’s the first jackpot of over $1 billion in U.S. history, even though the cash value is $806 million.

No tickets had all five white ball numbers and the red ball number in Saturday night’s $949 million Powerball drawing. The winning numbers were 16, 19, 32, 34, 57, with the Power Ball of 13.

According to the MUSL, three second prize, $1 million tickets were sold in New York. Over 1,390,000 winning tickets were sold in New York state alone, mostly $4 winners which matched the red ball and none or one of the white ball numbers. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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