Co-workers Martin Ho and Whitney McKedys buy their Powerball tickets at a Chicago 7-11 in hopes to win the $500 million. (José M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune)
Powerball lottery player kisses ticket for good luck
Tammy Stoll of Woodridge, and Robyn Teegerstrom of Bolingbrook, joke and say what they would do with the money while they each buy one Powerball ticket at the Convenient Food Mart, 8290 S. Janes Av., Woodridge, Weds., Nov. 28, 2012. (Chuck Berman, Chicago Tribune)
Powerball jackpot soaring along with ticket sales
The Powerball jackpot is soaring and tickets are selling at a record pace.
Record Powerball sales as jackpot skyrockets
The Powerball jackpot is soaring leading to record sales.
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