BROOKLYN - Saturday's Powerball jackpot is expected to break lottery records in the United States.

The jackpot is already the largest in U.S. history, as it currently sits at an estimated $700 million.

It could swell to nearly $1 billion by the time of this weekend's drawing.

Pennsylvania has had 16 Powerball jackpot winners over the past 13 years, more than any other state.

The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338, according to the Powerball website.