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Mega Millions jackpot rolls over to $74 million!

The Mega Millions jackpot may spark a new round of lottery fever. The jackpot took a tumble to $74 million, after no one won the big one in last Tuesday’s draw. The winning digits: 20, 25, 35, 52, 55, and the Mega Ball 10.   A ticket with all of those hot numbers, except the Mega Ball was sold here in the Southland at get this — Lucky Liquors at 2121 Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica. That ticket is worth $207, 820. The next Mega Millions draw is tomorrow, Friday, July... Read More →

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Mega Millions jackpot at least $63 million

More money got pumped into the Mega Millions jackpot, after no ticket had all of the winning numbers in last Friday’s draw. Today the money pot for that lottery game stands at $63 million. Friday’s winning numbers: 23, 31, 32, 39, 56, and the Mega Ball 38. Two California players came close to winning the jackpot. Those lucky tickets had all of the hot digits ,except for the Mega Ball. Each ticket s worth $95, 239. The next Mega Millions draw is this Tuesday, July 26, ... Read More →

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Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $53 million!

Another big money Mega Millions lottery jackpot up for grabs.  No one bought a ticket with all of the winning numbers for last night’s draw. Those hot digits: 2, 9, 10, 16, 35, and the Mega Ball 40.  One lucky California player has a ticket with all the winning numbers except the Mega Ball. That ticket is worth a cool $348, 914. The next draw is this Friday, July 22, at 8 p.m.

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The $64 million lottery jackpot

The Mega Millions jackpot has ballooned to the $64 million mark. No ticket held all of the winning numbers in last night’s draw.  Those  important digits: 12, 29, 46, 47, 51, and the Mega Ball 24.  One lucky California player has a ticket with all of  those hot numbers, except the Mega Ball. That ticket is worthy a hefty $735,439.  A very nice return on a dollar investment. The next draw is Tuesday, June 21, 2011 a 8 p.m.

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California players win Mega Millions money

Several Mega Millions players who bought tickets in California for last night’s draw — are really glad they did. Today they’re probably dancing around singing  the line, “money, money, money, money, mon-ey,” from that  O’Jays’ hit, “For the Love of Money” (1973). The winner of the $51 million jackpot bought the lucky ticket at Stuarts Oak Street Mobil, 2 Oak Street in Bakersfield. That ticket has all of the winning numbers: 1, 16, 29, 36, 50, and the Mega Ball 16. Another ticket purchased in San... Read More →

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Mega Millions jackpot — one ticket wins at least $312 million

Finally, someone has a Mega Millions lottery ticket with all of the winning numbers from last night’s draw. Sigh, that ticket is not at my house — not even in California. The ticket that won the estmated $312 million jackpot was purchased in New York. There are reports that in the final count that jackpot could top out at $319 million. The winner gets the choice of 26 annual payments or a one-time cash option. Either way, the ticketholder is going to be very rich. The Golden... Read More →

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Lottery Fever!!! Mega Millions jackpot grows to $312 million

The Mega Millions jackpot just keeps getting richer and richer. It has grown from $304-to-$312 million and could be even larger by draw time tonight at 8 p.m. Lottery fever has hopeful players slapping down a lot of green hoping to win a share of that jackpot. This Mega Millions jackpot is now the largest in the nation.  The all time record Mega Millions jackpot of $390 million — was won back in March 2007.  There were two winning tickets — each worth $195 million.

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Mega Millions jackpot swells to $304 million!!!

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot is stuffed with the kind of money that could probably help balance the budget in a few cash-strapped cities or school districts. No one matched all of the winning numbers in last Tuesday’s game. That resulted in more moolah being added to the jackpot, which now stands at around $304 million.  The lucky digits: 1, 14, 35, 50, 53, and the Mega Ball 43. Five players in California came very close to winning it all. They got all but the Mega... Read More →

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Mega Millions jackpot soars to at least $151 million!

Like gas prices  — the Mega Millions lottery jackpot just keeps going higher and higher. Today that money pot grew to at least $151 million, after no one got all of the winning numbers right in yesterday’s game. The hot digits: 3, 17, 19, 41, 55, and the Mega Ball 24. One ticket bought in the Golden State had all but the Mega Ball correct. That ticket is worth $410, 758 — not a bad return on a dollar investment. The next Mega Millions draw is... Read More →

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Mega Millions jackpot grows to over $330 million!

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot is HUGE. No winner in last Tuesday’s drawing so now today’s jackpot has ballooned to over $330 million. This is reportedly the second richest Mega Millions jackpot ever. Mega Millions is the largest multi-state lottery and it includes California. What do you have to do to win? Pick the six winning numbers. The drawing is tonight at 8 p.m.

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Lottery jackpot tops $250 million for tonight’s drawing

   If you’re feeling lucky today, perhaps you should drop some dough on a few Mega Millions tickets. That  lottery jackpot has rolled over 13 times without a winner and now stands at a staggering $252 million.  Mega Millions is played in 12 states including California. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are around one in 176 million. Yeah, pretty long odds, but sooner or later someone’s got to win that jackpot. Mega Millions holds the record for the largest jackpot win, $390 million back on March... Read More →

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