Drawing to be held for $550M Powerball jackpot tonight

You have to be in it, to win it. Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is a whopping $550 million.

Hudson Valley residents catch Powerball fever

Hudson Valley residents catch Powerball fever (Credit: News 12)

WOODBURY - You have to be in it, to win it. Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is a whopping $550 million.

The prize is the largest in Powerball history and the second largest lottery jackpot of all time.

The winning numbers will be chosen tonight.

The cash payout would give the winner $216 million after taxes.

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