EL PASO — The winning numbers are 5, 23, 16, 22, 29 and the Powerball is number 6. It's the biggest Powerball prize ever and the second largest lottery jackpot ever.
From 4p.m. to 4:59 p.m. Wednesday night, more than $2.7 million in draw sales were tallied. People bought nearly 300% more tickets during that hour than they did during the same period on Tuesday. At one point, tickets were selling at more than $46,000 per minute across the country.