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No Mega Millions Winner, Jackpot Jumps To $654 Million

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, meaning the massive jackpot now soars to $654 million.

Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $548 million grand prize. Fridays numbers were 4, 24, 46, 61, 70 and Mega Ball 7.

1013mega No Mega Millions Winner, Jackpot Jumps To $654 Million

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The next drawing will be Tuesday. The estimated jackpot for that drawing would be the fourth-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.

The jackpot has been growing since July, when a group of California office workers won $543 million.

It costs $2 to play the game, but the odds of instant wealth arent good. The chance of matching all six numbers and winning the jackpot is one in 302.5 million.

If you dont want to wait until Tuesday to be a millionaire, theres another shot at a multi-million dollar payday Saturday night. The current Powerball jackpot has ballooned to $314 million.

(© Copyright 2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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