Mega Millions

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Mega Millions Jackpot Soars to $636 Million

The Mega Millions jackpot soared to an estimated $636 million on Tuesday, making it the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.

12/17/2013

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Why People Think They Can Win The Lottery

What drives people to play the lottery, and what makes them think their $1 investment— among the many, many millions — will bring staggering wealth?

12/17/2013

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Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs to $586 Million

The Mega Millions jackpot soared to $586 million on Monday amid a frenzy of ticket purchases, a jump that pushed the prize closer to the $656 million U.S. record set last year.

12/16/2013

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million

Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs as Nobody Wins $425M

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.

12/15/2013

A woman fills out a Mega Millions lottery ticket. (Credit:Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Sales Brisk for Friday’s $425M Mega Millions Game

Sales are brisk for Mega Millions tickets across the country as people dream of winning a $400 million jackpot.

12/13/2013

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$99M Mega Millions Ticket Claimed in Virginia

The mystery behind who won a $99 million Mega Millions drawing in May is over.

10/31/2013

Maryland’s mystery winner of the $189 million Mega Millions jackpot claimed his prize Friday. (credit: Maryland Lottery)

Md. Winner of $189 Million Lottery Claims Prize

A Maryland man has come forward to claim the $189 million Mega Millions jackpot he won last week.

10/11/2013

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$189 Million Lottery Jackpot Ticket Sold in Maryland

Lottery officials say the $189 million Mega Millions jackpot ticket was sold in Maryland.

10/02/2013

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$99M Mega Millions Ticket Bought in Virginia Unclaimed

A winning Mega Millions ticket worth $99 million remains unclaimed more than a month after the drawing.

06/24/2013

A woman fills out a Mega Millions lottery ticket. (Credit:Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Ticket Sold in Va. Worth $95M

A Mega Millions ticket sold in Farmville has matched all six numbers in the latest drawing and will split the estimated $190 million jackpot with the holder of another winning ticket bought in New Jersey.

05/18/2013

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