Dueling jackpots set to make lottery history

Over a half-billion dollars is at stake between the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries.
2:21 | 08/05/17

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Thanks for joining us. The dueling lottery jackpots, how many zeros. 15. 15 zeros. What is it, a quadrillion. Yes. No more quizzing me. All told over $600 million out there in two mega jackpots. I only asked because I thought you were the expert. The prizes keep growing and ABC's Adrienne Bankert is right here in New York City picking up her own tickets. Adrienne, good morning to you. Reporter: You know what, somebody was kind enough and bought me one. Yes, you're right. Nobody won last night's drawing. It's jut one in a pair of huge lotto drawings where betting men and women can get their chance at extra cash. An epic weekend in lotto land. More than half a billion dollars on the line. Ours first winning number is 25 followed by 17. Reporter: These are the winning numbers for the mega millions this morning. There were no jackpot winners in last night's draw. That grows to a whopping 346 million. 6, 4, 10, 2, 12. Reporter: Up for the taking in the next drawing Tuesday. The Powerball lottery, $286 million are up for grabs or a lump sum cash payout of $178 million. If you don't play you don't win. Dru to try it. That's all there is. Reporter: People across the country still buy@ng tickets. I'm hoping to win. I'm going to buy maybe five tickets. Reporter: For the chance of a lifetime. I don't think only one person can win. Hopefully not. Reporter: Lottery officials say both jackpots haven't been this big since more than a year ago. 1 million is the same as 100 million. You know. You winning something. Reporter: The chances of winning the mega millions jackpot, about 1 in 259 million. The chances for the Powerball jackpot is around 1 in 192 million. Yeah, so if you like those odds come out and buy more tickets, right? We do want to let you know nobody has won the mega millions jackpot since April 28th so, again, that cash just keeps stacking up and up and up and, you know, there were some winners. You've got a guy in Michigan who was lucky enough to win a million bucks because he got four of the white balls correct so there's that. Nice concession. Dan and Paula, back to you. Not a concession at all. Absolutely. Adrienne, thank you.

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