Residents hopeful for $700 million Powerball jackpot win

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THE BRONX -

UPDATE: Wednesday night's winning numbers are 06-07-16-23-26 and Powerball 04.

Bronx residents flocked to their local shops Wednesday for a shot at winning the second-largest Powerball jackpot in lottery history.

At Larry's Lucky Lotto in Riverdale, there was a steady stream of people popping in to buy tickets, ostensibly hoping the shop's namesake luck would be on their side.

The cash payout from the jackpot would come to about $443 million before taxes. The odds of winning the jackpot are one in 292.2 million.

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