Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion
The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $1 billion, the second-largest jackpot in U.S. history.
The winning numbers for the July 28, 2023 drawing have been announced.
The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 302.5 million.
The last Mega Millions jackpot winner was in February 2022, when a single ticket in California won $96 million.
The next drawing will take place on August 2, 2023.
The jackpot has been growing since May 2023, when it was last won.
The largest Mega Millions jackpot in history was $1.537 billion, won in October 2018.