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S.C. retiree wins $260M jackpot

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A retired South Carolina state employee who spent two bucks on the lottery was all smiles Tuesday as he claimed a $260 million Powerball jackpot.

"For once in my life, I really experienced the old saying, pinch me to see if I'm still alive, or if this is real," Solomon Jackson Jr. said.

Jackson, a lifelong Columbia resident, shared few details about himself or his plans for the money.

He did say he is married and has 10 siblings, though he would not say how many children he has.