Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $290 Million

March 23, 2012 12:00 AM

Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $290 Million
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Want to become a multi-millionaire?

" All you have to do is pick the correct five numbers between one and 56, plus the mega number — from one to 46, to win Friday’s $290 million Mega Millions jackpot.

1010 WINS’ John Montone reports

The odds against that happening are 176 million to one, which probably explains why there hasn’t been a winner in two months.

Aspiring millionaires in Fort Lee bought up handfuls of tickets at a convenience store Friday morning.

“I got a dream…to retire and lay back; what else are you going to do with all that money?” a bus driver told 1010 WINS’ John Montone "

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