Powerball Jackpot Is Now $1.4 Billion

Lottery ticket machine (file).

(ABC)– The Powerball jackpot has jumped to $1.4 billion from $1.3 billion!

The new numbers will be drawn on Wednesday, and the jackpot will likely grow as more people buy tickets in the coming days.

The cash value of the jackpot is $868 million.

This is now a world record for jackpots, according to lottery spokeswoman Kelly Cripe.

Related: No Powerball winner, so jackpot up to $1.3 billion

The jackpot continued to grow after no one was able to match all six Powerball numbers in the drawing on Saturday night.

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