Mega Millions jackpot soars to $502 million

Ever dream of becoming a billionaire? If you win Friday's Mega Millions jackpot, you'll be halfway there.

According to the Mega Millions website, nobody matched all six numbers – 7, 25, 43, 56, 59 and Mega Ball 13 – in Tuesday's drawing, so Friday's jackpot has soared to $502 million.

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Two tickets – one sold in Illinois and another in New Jersey – matched five numbers to win $1 million, the lottery said.

Friday's jackpot is the 10th largest in U.S. history, the lottery said.

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