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At $1.6 Billion, Mega Millions Hits Lottery Record

5 monthes ago   |   By NPR

It's the highest lottery jackpot in history, surpassing the $1.586 billion Powerball prize in January 2016. The next drawing will be on Tuesday night. (Image credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)
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No Mega Millions Winner, Jackpot Climbs To $1.6 Billion

No Mega Millions Winner, Jackpot Climbs To $1.6 Billion

5 monthes ago   |   By CBS

DES MOINES, Iowa - No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion.
Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $1 billion grand prize in Friday night's drawing. The numbers were 15, 23, 53, 65, 70 and Mega Ball 7.
The next drawing will be Tuesday.
With the jackpot currently tied with the record-setting lottery jackpot and bound to grow before the next drawing, it is bound to become the largest prize in U.S. history.
The jackpot has been growing since July, when a group of California office...
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$1.6 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot Now Largest in Lottery History After No One Wins on 10/19

5 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

The Mega Millions jackpot is now bigger than ever before. After the 10/19 drawing came and went without seeing a winner, the new Mega Millions jackpot is up to a record-setting $1.6 billion. This massive jackpot amount surpasses the previous lottery record of $1.586 billion set by the Powerball drawing on January 2016.
Here's what you should know before next week's Mega Millions drawing.
Did anyone win the 10/19/18 Mega Millions jackpot?
No one won Friday's drawing , pushing the jackpot from $1 billion to $1.6 billion.
What were the Mega Millions winning numbers?
The Mega Millions winning...
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Mega Millions Jackpot Becomes Largest Ever: $1.6 Billion

5 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

If you didn't win on Friday, you are in good company. Nobody else won either. Now the jackpot is the largest ever.
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No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

5 monthes ago   |   By ABC

No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion.
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No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

5 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

DES MOINES, Iowa - No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion. Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $1 billion grand prize in Friday night's drawing. The next drawing will be Tuesday. The $1.6 billion estimated jackpot would be the largest prize in U.S. history. The second-largest jackpot was a $1.586 billion Powerball drawing on Jan. 13, 2016. The Mega Millions jackpot has been growing since July, when a group of California office workers won $543 million.
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