Mega Millions Jackpot Now $291M
There was no winner of Tuesday night's Mega Millions jackpot meaning it will rollover to $291 million for Friday's drawing.
The numbers drawn Tuesday night were: 7, 12, 41, 44, 59 and the Mega Ball was 3. The megaplier was 3. One ticket was sold in Missouri matching only the first five numbers but not the Mega Ball worth a minimum of $1 million. If the holder of the winning ticket played the Megaplier the ticket will have an annuity value of $3 million.
The multi-state lottery that sells tickets for $1 per play has not had a winner in 18 drawings going back to October 1. Friday's jackpot had a cash value of $157million.
Mega Millions made several rule changes in October to allow for higher, faster growing jackpots without raising the ticket price.
Tickets for Mega Millions are sold in 43 states and the District of Columbia including New York, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
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Patrick Lavery contributed to this report.