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Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $1B. We Explain Why.

DES MOINES, Iowa — If it seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger. Friday night's Mega Millions estimated grand prize has hit a staggering $1...
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No Winning Mega Millions Ticket. Jackpot Climbs Toward $1B

DES MOINES, Iowa — No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the estimated jackpot climbs to $868 million. The odds of winning the jackpot aren't good. The chance of matching all six numbers is one in 302.5 million. ...