Mega Millions Jackpot Rises to $20 Million - Tuesday 25th of April 2006

UNITED STATES – The jackpot is growing onceagain Mega Millions. Less than a week after a ticket sold in Cincinnati,Ohio won an estimated $265 million jackpot, Mega Millions excitement isbuilding. A total of 490,967 tickets from coast to coast were winners inthe Friday, April 21, 2006 drawing. Since no ticket matched all sixnumbers, the jackpot for the Tuesday, April 25, 2006 Mega Millions drawinggrows to an estimated $20 million.

The winning numbers in Friday's drawing were: 02-04-07-27-41 and theMega Ball number was 4.

Eight tickets came within just one number of the jackpot. They matchedthe first five numbers and only missed the Mega Ball number. Those ticketswere purchased in California, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey (2),Ohio and Texas.

Mega Millions is played in 12 states: California, Georgia, Illinois,Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas,Virginia and Washington.

Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 PMEastern Time, 10:00 PM Central Time and 8:00 PM Pacific Time.

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