The Mega Millions jackpot has grown with each of the 24 semi-weekly drawings that failed to produce a top victor since July 24, when an 11-member office pool in Santa Clara County, California, hit a US$543 million jackpot. If some lucky person - or people - wins the huge jackpot, the grand prize will reset to $40 million. The overall odds of winning some kind of prize with Mega Millions are 1 in 24, while the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302 million.
Mega Millions drawings take place each Tuesday and Friday evening.
Mega Millions is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
It would be the largest jackpot in global lottery history if claimed by a single victor. The previous record was $656 million, shared by winners in 2012 in three states. Blake won half of the game's $42 million jackpot in October 2017.
The Powerball jackpot up for grabs Wednesday night will be a hefty $345 million, with a cash value of $199 million.
The Powerball jackpot was last won in August 2018.
Both mother and son are said to be "doing well" according to a statement released on behalf of the Matthews family. The cost of giving birth in the unit where Kate was admitted during her labour is thought to cost around £7,500.
The US dollar has strengthened against a range of currencies this year as American interest rates have risen. Commenting on this week's plunge in stock markets, Mnuchin called it a "natural correction", CNBC reported.
U.S. media and officials have called on Ankara to release the evidence, but the Turkish investigators have not done so yet. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says America takes the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi "seriously".
Polls this summer suggested he was staying within striking distance, but Cruz has more recently opened up around 10-point leads. No Democrat has won any of Texas' almost 30 statewide offices since 1994, the nation's longest political losing streak.
Leslie was dubbed a "zombie" hurricane as it first formed on September 23, only to meander through the Atlantic Ocean for weeks. Luis Belo Costa, of Portugal's national protection agency, told residents to "avoid at all costs walking on the street".
It looks like WWE has become a player in the ongoing diplomatic & proxy conflict between Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Supposedly, WWE does have a backup plan in place, should the event be cancelled.
PRINCE Harry and his new bride Meghan have arrived in Sydney a day before kicking off their first overseas tour as a royal couple. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expected to rest today ahead of their royal tour officially starting tomorrow.
A judge threw out Daniels' lawsuit against Trump on Monday and is forcing her to pay his legal bills. "The Court agrees with Mr. In dismissing the suit, the judge said Trump's tweet was a "hyperbolic statement" against a political adversary.
Women in Amish and Mennonite garb sang as they filled plates with potloaf - a mixture of meatloaf and potatoes - corn and tapioca. The timbered byways are now half as shady as they had been, with much of the surrounding forests lying across roads.
SpaceX recently announced plans to launch a Japanese billionaire and a half-dozen artists on a flight around the moon. The Air Force said it would not discuss which companies submitted bids for the funding agreements.
Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op
In Washington, President Donald Trump echoed the possibility that Jamal Khashoggi was the victim of "rogue killers". The Saudi consulate referred Reuters to authorities in Riyadh, who did not respond to questions about the 15 Saudis.
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Melania 'loves' Trump, ignores infidelity talk
Of course, cord-cutters typically don't have these credentials, but you can always try borrowing a login from a friend or parent. The president has denied alleged infidelities, such as the one alleged by adult film star Stormy Daniels .
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