Residents pick up last-minute Powerball tickets

Residents are lining up to buy Powerball tickets before Saturday night's drawing.



The jackpot is currently at $415 million.



A bodega on Rockaway Parkway in Canarsie saw a steady stream of people buying their tickets in hopes of becoming millionaires.



The winning numbers will be announced at 10:59 p.m. and if no one wins, the jackpot will continue to go up. 


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