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Mega Millions jackpot grows to $480 million; Powerball drawing Saturday

By- USA NATIONAL POST

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The Mega Millions prize is about half a billion dollars.

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The drawing for the $450 million top prize was held on Friday, July 7, but no winner was announced.

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With a cash option of $240.7 million, the drawing on Tuesday, July 11 will be worth $480 million.

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The July 7 Mega Millions winning numbers are 8-10-17-55-66. The Gold Mega Ball: 3 The Megaplier: 3

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Although there was no grand prize winner, one player won $1 million in the drawing by matching all five white balls that were chosen. The state of California sold that ticket.

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That player, however, chose not to use the Megaplier feature, which would have brought their winnings to $3 million.

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In addition to the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands, Mega Millions is played in 44 states. Each ticket is $2.

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