Sales of Mega Millions tickets were booming Tuesday, pushing the jackpot to $636 million for tonight’s drawing.
One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher Saturday after no ticket matched all six numbers to win the $425 million top Mega Millions prize.
Superstition didn’t deter players hoping that Friday the 13th would bring them good luck in the recently revamped Mega Millions game, as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to boost the jackpot from $400 million to $425 million.
A West Yarmouth man is $1 million richer having missed Tuesday night’s Mega Millions jackpot by just one number.
Workers at a Holbrook metal fabricating firm are smiling after willing $1 million in the MegaMillions drawing this week.
The estimated $360 million jackpot is considered the third largest Powerball jackpot and the seventh largest jackpot in history.
Three winning tickets matched Friday’s record $640 million Mega Millions Drawing.
As of Friday afternoon, the jackpot stood at $640 million, the largest lottery jackpot in history.
A New York lottery official says a winning ticket for the Mega Millions lottery jackpot worth $319 million has been sold at a variety store in Albany, N.Y.
The first of two large lottery jackpot drawings was scheduled for Friday night.