Mega Millions Reaches 2nd Highest Jackpot in History

If you haven’t purchased a lottery ticket, now is the time to do so. With no winner selected this week so far, there’s still a crack at the Mega Millions jackpot.

UPDATE: The jackpot for Friday night’s Mega Millions jackpot has reached $1 billion, the largest prize in the game’s history. It’s now the second-biggest lottery prize in U.S. history, trailing only a 2016 Powerball jackpot that reached $1.58 billion, reports NBC.

Each ticket is just $2 giving you the opportunity to win the $1 billion. The drawing will take place on Friday, October 19 at 10pm.

In July 2018 the winners of the $543 million jackpot was won by an 11-member Santa Clara County, California office pool.

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  • Use the ticket checker to scan instant and drawing-style tickets to see if they are winners
  • Check jackpot amounts for Tennessee Lottery jackpot drawing-style games
  • Learn how to play all Tennessee Lottery drawing-style games
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