How would you like to be $15 million richer tonight with just a $1 investment? The Jan. 7, 2014 Mega Millions winning numbers are worth a life-changing $15 million, and it could be all yours for the taking. A total cash reward for the massive jackpot would come to at least $7 million, according to New Jersey Lottery officials on Monday, Jan. 6. That's a great way to start off the new year!
What's the probability of winning the Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday, Jan. 7? Lottery officials say the overall odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot is 1 in 258,890,850. The odds of winning any prize is 1 in 14.7.
BREAKING NEWS: The Mega Millions winning numbers for January 7, 2013 are 13, 34, 56, 62, 64, the Mega Ball number is 6, and the Megaplier is X 5.
Meanwhile, FOX 17 NEWS on Tuesday, Jan. 7, reported that the location of the $61 million Tennessee winning Mega Millions ticket was finally released. The Tennessee winning Mega Millions ticket was sold at The Bellevue Shell on Old Harding Pike. The store will also receive a $25,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket. The Tennessee lottery winner matched all six Mega Millions winning numbers for the $61 million jackpot for the Friday, Jan. 3 drawing.
Tennessee Lottery officials claims this is the first Mega Millions jackpot winner for Tennessee since it began offering the multi-state drawing-style game in January 2010. Should the winner opt to take the lump-sum payment, the cash value of the $61 million jackpot is $32.1 million. Lottery officials remind winners to sign the backs of their tickets immediately, put them in a safe place, and claim them as soon as possible.
What Time is Tonight's Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for Jan. 7, 2014, at 11 p.m. EST. Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands and cost $1 each. Adding another $1 for the Megaplier option could greatly multiply your prize winnings.
Latest Mega Millions Results
The most recent Mega Millions winning numbers for Jan. 3, were 22, 24, 25, 40, 70, the Mega Ball number is 5, and the Megaplier is X 5. Read the article Mega Millions winning numbers $61M January 3: California lottery winner claims jackpot for more details.
Latest Powerball Results
The most recent Powerball winning numbers from the Jan. 4 drawing were 19, 20, 37, 41, 58, and the red Powerball number was 14. There were no jackpot winners for this drawing. The next Powerball drawing is scheduled for Jan. 8, 2014, at 10:59 p.m. EST. Wednesday's jackpot amount is $70 million annuity, or $38.6 million cash value. Don't miss it!
Sources: Mega Millions.com; FOX NEWS; Tennessee Lottery; New Jersey Lottery
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