Friday the 13th proves to be unlucky; Mega Millions soars to $550 million

No one was lucky on Friday, December 13. One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher after no tickets sold matched all six winning numbers for the $425 million jackpot. Mega Millions officials raised the amount to $550 million for the next drawing, which is scheduled for 11 p.m., Tuesday but […]

Mega Millions grows to $400 million; second largest jackpot ever

The Mega Millions jackpot grew to an estimated $400 million on Wednesday since no one won the jackpot of $344 million on Tuesday’s drawing. The $400 million is the second largest pot in the game’s 17 year history. The largest jackpot in Mega Millions history was $656 million, won in March 2012 by three ticket […]