Biggest U.S. lottery jackpots

POSTED: 11:21 AM Nov 28 2012   UPDATED: 11:25 AM Jan 12 2016

With Wednesday's Powerball drawing now set at $1.5 billion, the largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history, take a look at the current top 10 jackpots of all time.

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With Wednesday's Powerball drawing now set at $1.5 billion, the largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history, take a look at the current top 10 jackpots of all time.

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