Highland Creek BP cashier Jack Patel gives a customer her Powerball ticket in Charlotte, on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. On Tuesday afternoon the Powerball jackpot rose to an estimated $1.5 billion.
Highland Creek BP cashier Jack Patel gives a customer her Powerball ticket in Charlotte, on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. On Tuesday afternoon the Powerball jackpot rose to an estimated $1.5 billion. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com
Highland Creek BP cashier Jack Patel gives a customer her Powerball ticket in Charlotte, on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. On Tuesday afternoon the Powerball jackpot rose to an estimated $1.5 billion. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com

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