Black Friday and Cyber Monday are history, so it's on to Powerball Wednesday.
Actually, sales are already soaring as players chase a record $425 million jackpot in the multi-state lottery game. The amount, which could grow before Wednesday's drawing, has easily eclipsed the previous Powerball high of $365 million, won by eight co-workers at a Nebraska meatpacking plant in 2006.
Source: Plain Dealer. Read full article. (link)