Mega Millions jackpot now $1.1 billion, nation's 3rd largest

One of the largest lottery jackpots in the United States

the Mega Millions jackpot rose to around $1.1 billion.

The jackpot, which surged ahead of Friday night's draw

Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 32.5 million. The $1.

1 billion prize pool will be awarded to players

the prize pool over their 29-year retirement period.