Mega Millions Tops $300 Million, Powerball At $261 Million

If you want to play the Mega Millions but have no idea how, here's our quick guide for playing the game.

There is a mountain of cash up for grabs in tonight's Mega Million jackpot, which stands at $303 million. Two other jackpots have also been awarded this year - $191 million to Jack Freney, also in California, and $177 million to Texan Eliberto Cantu with a ticket he purchased in Arkansas.

NJ.com will publish the winning numbers immediately following the drawing. The twice-weekly Mega Millions drawing has been won three times this year.

There were no major winners in this past weekend's Florida Lottery Mega Millions and Powerball games which has sent their jackpots upward once again. The second-prize victor acquired the lucky ticket at a Bridgewater bagel shop.

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Also, SVP Forrest Eugene Norrod sold 62,500 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 26th. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink .

The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot with a $1 ticket are 1-in-258.9 million.

The victor matched five out of five numbers, but not didn't get the Mega Ball.

In the game's history, the jackpot has been won once on August 1 - a $31 million prize won in NY on August 1, 2006.

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