TWO Powerball winners in New York and Iowa bought the $687.8 million ticket

TWO Powerball winners in New York and Iowa bought the $687.8 million ticket

Jose Espinosa co-owns the West Harlem Deli in New York City where one of the two Powerball tickets were sold. PHOTO: PIX11

Two lucky Powerball players woke up richer on Sunday morning. They would each receive $198.1 million if they chose the cash option in the $750 Million US Powerball, announced the lottery organization.

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The $750m US Powerball has been won. Here is a previous winner who claimed a $245.6M win [Video]

The $750m US Powerball has been won. Here is a previous winner who claimed a $245.6M win [Video]

Staten Islander Nandlall Mangal came forward to claim the $245.6 million sole jackpot winning ticket from the August 11, 2018 Powerball drawing. PHOTO: David Wexler for New York Daily News)

Now the US Powerball has drawn its $750 Million jackpot - the third largest in US history - take a look at the check presentation from the last big Powerball draw.

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Is This The Most Photographed Lottery Presenter In The World? The Woman Who Hugs Millionaires For A Living

Is This The Most Photographed Lottery Presenter In The World? The Woman Who Hugs Millionaires For A Living

For nearly 30 years, Yolanda Vega has appeared in countless news photos hugging millionaires.

Her broad infectious smile is instantly recognizable to lottery winners and tv audiences alike, because since 1990 she has been the television face of the New York Lottery.

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Two Happy Women From Western New York Win $1 Million Each In A Double Ceremony

DOUBLE CEREMONY: Amy McGavis (L) and Maryann Nowak (R) both received their $1 million checks from NY Lottery's Yolanda Vega.

Two western New Yorkers collected million-dollar checks after the New York State Lottery officially recognized their lottery wins.

Both 59-year-old Maryann Nowak of Cheektowaga and 82-year-old Amy McGavis of Dunkirk received their prizes from their respective lottery wins at a special presentation ceremony.

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