Millions of hopefuls for the Mega Millions jackpot | News
Millions of people are hoping for a big win so they won't have to go to work next week. They're hoping to hit the $540 million Mega Millions jackpot.
It's the largest single jackpot in lottery history. Prior to this, the largest Mega Millions jackpot was $390 million.
The largest jackpot paid to a New Yorker is $319 million. That was claimed by a group of state workers in Albany.