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Powerball Fever Grips Southern California

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) – The odds of winning are only around 1 in 175,000,000 — but that’s not stopping people all across Southern California from racing to buy Powerball tickets.

With a jackpot that has ballooned to more than $600,000,000, Powerball fever is spreading like wildfire.

KTLA 5′s Kimberly Cheng traveled to Corona, where she found first-hand evidence of the powerful grip of Powerball fever.