The mystery Powerball winner is taking his or her sweet time to claim the jaw-dropping $590 million jackpot. It may be a wise move -- or it may be a gamble, as a some important deadlines are fast approaching.
It's been two weeks since lotto officials announced the winning ticket was purchased in Zephyrhills, Florida, reports the Associated Press. Apparently, no one expected a winner to come forward immediately. But now some are raising their eyebrows.
The delay could be dicey, because there is a legal time limit on how long you can wait to claim a lottery prize.