No Powerball winner makes jackpot surge to $510 million

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The jackpot for the multi-state Powerball lottery grew to $510 million Thursday after no one picked all six winning numbers in the latest drawing.

The Powerball game is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Winning players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes, other than the jackpot. The jackpot can be claimed up to a year from the date that the winning numbers were drawn.

The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number are about 1 in 293 million, according to the Powerball website.

The next Powerball lottery drawing is Saturday night.