Record-breaking $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot winner still remains anonymous

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With a record-breaking $1.6 billion on the line, the lucky numbers for Mega Millions were drawn last night… and we have a winner!

The sole ticket to a historic Mega Millions Jackpot, $1.6 billion or a cash sum of almost $914 million, was sold in South Carolina lottery officials said overnight. 

The person holding that ticket remains unknown. 

The windfall had been accumulating since July 24th.  For the next drawing on Friday, the jackpot will be reset to its starting value of $40 million.

If you are among the many who did not win last night, never fear!  Tonight’s Powerball Jackpot has grown to $620 million!

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