Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots reach combined $690M with no winners

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It could be a very happy New Year - if you are lucky. (A sign indicates the large jackpots for Powerball and Mega Millions.)

There were no winners in the early week drawings for Mega Millions and Powerball, bringing the combined jackpots up to $690 million.

The winning Powerball numbers from Wednesday were 3, 9, 16, 56, 60 and Powerball 3. The top prize vaults to $384 million for Saturday's drawing.

Not to be outdone, Mega Millions will also hold a drawing on Friday for its $306 million top prize.

MORE: Powerball guide - Odds of winning, taxes

The winning numbers in Tuesday's drawing of the Mega Millions game were: 10, 12, 20, 38, 41 with Mega Ball: 25 and Megaplier: 4.

Winning both prizes this weekend is possible - but by a long shot. The odds of winning both Powerball and Mega Millions on back-to-back nights are 1 in 75 quadrillion, which holds 15 zeros.
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