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No Winner for $444M Mega Millions Jackpot, Winnings Rise to $475M

The winning numbers drawn Friday were 7, 8, 26, 65, and 67, and the Mega Ball was 4

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    No Winner for $444M Mega Millions Jackpot, Winnings Rise to $475M
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    There were no winners for Friday's $444 million Mega Millions jackpot — the 8th largest in the lottery game’s history — according to a press release

    The winning numbers were: 7, 8, 26, 65 and 67, and the Mega Ball was 4.

    The next drawing will be held Tuesday, June 4 for a jackpot of $475 million, making it the seventh largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.

    The lucky winner of the June 4 drawing who chooses to take the cash option will receive $307 million.

    Although there was no jackpot winner, two ticket holders — one in New Jersey and the other in New York — won the game's second prize of $1 million.

    The last jackpot was won in Missouri on March 12, with a $50 million prize.

    Mega Millions tickets cost $2 and have odds of 1 in 302.6 million to win the jackpot. Players must select five numbers from 1 to 70 and one Mega Ball from 1 to 25.

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    Mega Millions is one of two national lottery games. It's played in 44 states plus Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

    The largest jackpot in U.S. history was a $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot won in October 2018 by one player in South Carolina. The second-largest prize for Mega Millions was $656 million for the March 30, 2012, drawing, in which there were three winning tickets.

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