Biggest U.S. lottery jackpots

Published On: Nov 28 2012 08:21:40 AM PST   Updated On: May 04 2016 08:19:29 AM PDT

Wednesday's Powerball jackpot is set for $348 million, putting it just outside the current top 10 lottery jackpots in U.S. history. But without a winner in tonight's drawing, the current jackpot will soon make the cut.

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1. $1.586 billion (Powerball) -- Won in January 2016 by three tickets purchased in California, Florida and Tennessee. This is noted as the largest cash payout in American lottery history.

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