What if you won $500 million?

CREATED Nov 27, 2012

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MILWAUKEE - Powerball fever is gripping Wisconsin and the other 41 states that play as Wednesday's jackpot is a record $500 million. 

According to Wisconsin Lottery Director Mike Edmonds, by the time the winning numbers are picked, the state will have sold $6 million worth of tickets in just a few days.

If no one wins the jackpot, Edmonds estimates that the prize for Saturday's drawing could swell to a billion dollars.