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A Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: A Mega Millions lottery ticket is printed out at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
A Mega Millions ticket. (CBS)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: With the line stretching around the block hundreds of people waited in line to for over two hours to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
A Mega Millions lottery ticket is printed out at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: With the line stretching around the block hundreds of people waited in line to for over two hours to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: A Mega Millions lottery ticket is printed out at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: With the line stretching around the block hundreds of people waited in line to for over two hours to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Milton Smith picks up $1080 worth of Mega Millions lottery tickets after buying them from Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: With the line stretching around the block, hundreds of people waited for over two hours to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
(Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: A Mega Millions lottery ticket is printed out at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
(Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Tammy Redlen (L) helps Sierra Luchien (C) fill out her Mega Millions tickets as they wait in line for over two hours at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Milton Smith picks up $1080 worth of Mega Millions lottery tickets after buying them from Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Tammy Redlen (L) helps Sierra Luchien (C) fill out her Mega Millions tickets as they wait in line for over two hours at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Customers buy their Mega Millions tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: James Kim (L) owner of Bluebird liquor store help Milton Smith in buying $1080 worth of Mega Millions lottery tickets on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Jasmine Covington (R) rubs a Bluebird statuette for good luck as she looks at Keona Buckhanon after buying their lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Lashawn Silver (L) looks on as Jesus Vazques helps her buy her Mega Millions tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Jasmine Covington rubs her Mega Millions Lottery ticket against a Bluebird statuette for good luck at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: One year-old Karissa Sanchez sleeps on her ftaher Chris' shoulder as thet have been waiting over three hours to buy their Mega Millions lottery tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: With the line stretching around the block hundreds of people waited in line to for over two hours to buy Mega Millions lottery ticket at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Customers wait in line to buy their Mega Millions tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Customers wait in line to buy their Mega Millions tickets at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Keona Buckhanon rubs her Mega Millions Lottery ticket on a Bluebird statuette for good luck at Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Milton Smith shows $1080 worth of Mega Millions lottery tickets after buying them from Bluebird liquor store on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: Tammy Redlen (C) and Sierra Luchien (L) are jubilant as they walk in Bluebird liquor store after waiting in line for nearly three hours to purchase their Mega Millions lottery ticket on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
A man buys a lottery ticket. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches Record High Of $540 Million
HAWTHORNE, CA - MARCH 29: James Kim (L) owner of Bluebirdliquor store helps a cutomer to buy Mega Millions lottery tickets on March 29, 2012 in Hawthorne, California. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a record high of $540 million (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
A man buys a lottery ticket. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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