Residents hopeful for $700 million Powerball jackpot win

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

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

The Friendly Deli and Grocery in Brownsville was one of many stores in the borough quickly selling tickets throughout the day. The shop has seen two scratch-off winners in the past year.

The cash payout from the jackpot would come to about $443 million before taxes.

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