Half a billion dollars were on the line in the latest Powerball drawing last night.
The $550 million winning Powerball numbers have been selected and people across Rhode Island were waking up Thursday checking their tickets to see if they were new millionaires.
But the winning tickets were actually sold down south and out west according to lottery officials. As of Thursday morning winning tickets were sold in Arizona and Missouri.
The winning Powerball numbers for the Nov. 28, 2012 drawing are 5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and a Powerball number of 6.
Powerball is held in 42 states, The U.S. Virgin Islands and the District of Columbia.
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