Numbers have been drawn for Mega Millions jackpot of $450M

Numbers have been drawn for Mega Millions jackpot of $450M

The cash option for Friday's jackpot is about $281 million.

Powerball Jackpot Odds are 1 in 292,201,338 and Mega Millions Jackpot Odds are 1 in 302,575,350.

A single ticket in Florida won the $450 million jackpot.

And that's prompting people to buy more tickets rather than just one.

There were also eight Match 5 winners from across the country, with California, Massachusetts, Tennessee and Virginia all holding a single victor, while Oklahoma and Texas featured two apiece for a prize of $1 million.

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Adults and children fled from the three stories of apartments above, including a man who ran outside with no shirt and no shoes. At least 23 people are injured in a fire that breaks out in a building in the Bronx, New York City, on January 2, 2018.

This was the fourth largest jackpot in the 15-year history of Mega Millions.

A winning Mega Millions ticket was drawn Friday night for the $450 million jackpot.

Last time someone won the Mega Millions jackpot was October 13 and the Powerball last saw a victor October 25.

In 2013, an 84-year-old Zephyrhills woman was the victor of the largest single jackpot in American lottery history, valued at $590.6 million.

Powerball drawings take place at 10:59 p.m. on Wednesday and Saturday and may be watched live online at: http://www.powerball.com.

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