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Eastern Iowans seek Powerball riches

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The hottest ticket Wednesday evening was at your local convenience store. The Powerball jackpot was an estimated $360 million, the third largest in history. 

Many flocked to their nearest lottery dealer in hopes of striking it rich. Although people realize the extremely-slim odds of winning, they cannot help but dream of what they would do with such a vast sum of money.

The largest Powerball jackpot was won last year. That total was a whopping $587 million.

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