Powerball jackpot increases to $700 million

Virginia Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has increased to an estimated $700 million. This makes it the second largest Powerball jackpot ever.

119,000 Powerball tickets won prizes in Saturday's drawing, including four tickets that each won $50,000.

The Virginia Lottery expects to sell more than 2.1 million Powerball tickets on Wednesday, August 23, the day of the drawing. The drawing will be at 10:59 p.m. and the cut-off time to buy tickets is 10 p.m.