A lucky victor could take home an estimated $548 million in winnings prior to taxes or opt for the cash option, which is estimated to be $309.2 million, after tonight's drawing. It would also be the fourth-largest winning jackpot in USA history, with two Powerball drawings outranking the highest Mega Millions totals. The chance of matching all six numbers and winning the jackpot is one in 302.5 million.
An in-state Megabucks Doubler drawing will also take place tomorrow for an estimated $3.3 million in winnings.
The largest Mega Millions jackpot topped out at $656 million in 2012, followed by $648 million a year later. Not bad for a couple of $2 tickets.
Need a lucky spot to get your Mega Millions ticket? Those who take the cash will receive a one-time lump-sum equal to all the cash in the prize pool - which was $309.2 million for Friday night's drawing.
Finally, Princess Eugenie got married earlier this weekend to Jack Brooksbank wearing a gorgeous Peter Pilotto dress. According to the Palace , the showstopper of a dress was inspired by the beauty of Windsor and the countryside.
Friday, the first lady also addresses the infamous jacket she wore as she visited immigrant children along the border with Mexico. She later added: "It's not always pleasant, of course, but I know what is right and what is wrong and what is true and not true".
Scientists have long warned that mankind should limit warming to 2 deg C to avoid catastrophic climate change. The Government and its climate advisers have been waiting for the findings of the report .
Where does it lag behind? Either way, Google has ensured that the old Pixel phones will also get new features. Remember, Google doesn't make a lot of money off hardware, and it doesn't really make money from Android .
He didn't say if he suspected any of the current crew of three Americans, two Russians and a German aboard the station. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said he expected Russian President Vladimir Putin would be briefed on the incident.
Here, boats docked in Panama City, Fla., are seen in a pile of rubble after Michael passed through the downtown area on Wednesday. Maximum sustained winds remained at 150 miles per hour as the storm was moving north-northeast at 14 miles per hour .
His wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian West , has worked with the White House on criminal justice reform and clemency issues. The world is still talking about Kanye West's freakish lunch with President Donald Trump ― including White House staffers.
The couple's reception will now take place at the Royal Lodge, the York family home, about three mouths south from Windsor Castle. But one part of the wedding that stays mostly behind closed doors is the royally fabulous wedding cake .
The Fed has been gradually raising interest rates over the past two years, after not having increased them since the recession. But there were few places to hide Wednesday. "Semiconductors have the most exposure to China out of segments in the S&P 500 ".
Just months after Meghan Markle tied the knot with Prince Harry , her ex-husband has remarried. "They'd not be unaware of that". William and Kate's children Princess Charlotte and Prince George arrived a short while later to walk in the wedding.
The one notable absence will be the Duchess of Cornwall, who is attending a longstanding engagement at a Scottish school. Wearing a maroon dress, the famed actress attended the event, as she is friends with Eugenie's parents.
We're excited to deliver on this promise and debut world leading smartphone camera technology with the Galaxy A9. Unlike the Galaxy A7 which has a side fingerprint sensor, the Galaxy A9 gets a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Drogba, Essien, Mikel Congratulate Terry On Retirement
Terry moved to Aston Villa after winning the 2016/17 Premier League title where he was immediately given the captain's armband. He's probably the best defender we've seen, we talk about the great names but I think John Terry is the best for me.
Google officially unveils its first 'smart' display
Google has made a name for itself in the smart home market through Google Home , its smart artificial intelligence assistant. Keep in mind though, that both of those devices have larger screens than the 7-inch display on the Google Home Hub .
China's September crude imports mark highest in four months
He blamed previous US presidents for allowing China to pursue unfair trade practices and said he had to tell Beijing, "It's over". Imports grew 14.3 percent, down from 20.9 percent. "We were led badly when it came to trade", Trump told "Fox & Friends".
Supercharged overnight, Hurricane Michael menaces Florida
The storm is about 30 miles west of Augusta, Georgia and is heading toward the northeast before it goes off into the Atlantic. Hurricane Michael has claimed a life in North Carolina, bringing the total number of people killed in the storm to six.
Jimmy Butler's epic T-wolves return: 'F--king need me'
Now, what else you got? It would be in the Timberwolves' best interest to trade Butler if they can't convince him to return. However, Butler had already confirmed to ESPN's Rachel Nichols that the meeting did, in fact, occur on Thursday.
Fan almost nails Red Sox's Kimbrel with beer can
A New Jersey native who grew up a Mets fan, Porcello held the Yankees to one run over five innings for his first postseason win. Luke Voit walked on four pitches, and Kimbrel hit Neil Walker on a leg with his next pitch, forcing in a run.
AFM: What you need to know about acute flaccid myelitis
In particular, the condition can cause weakness in the arms and legs along with loss of muscle tone and problems with reflexes. The cases of acute flaccid myelitis started showing up in Minnesota before mid-September, all in children under 10.
Photo surfaces of doomed reporter walking into Saudi Consulate
US President Donald Trump and European leaders all have called on Riyadh to explain what happened to the 59-year-old journalist. He added: "We trust the government and the actions taken, and all the efforts that are taken in the case of Jamal Khashoggi ".