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Lottery: First-Day Powerball Ticket Sales Break Record

Powerball Arrives in CaliforniaSACRAMENTO-

The first day of Powerball ticket sales in California was record-breaking, Lottery officials said Tuesday.

More than $3.1 million worth of tickets were sold in the state. This is the first time Powerball tickets have been available in California. The jackpot is $60 million.

Lottery officials will draw Wednesday evening.

Tickets are $2 and are still available. The chances of winning the grand prize is 1 in 175,223,510.