Mega Millions jackpot surpasses $1 billion; still time to snag that lucky ticket
There's still a chance to snag that lucky winning ticket in this week's Mega Millions drawing with the jackpot now at $1.1 billion.
The Nostrand Express Deli has been busy selling tickets with many hopefuls dreaming of becoming the next billionaire.
Last year, a man won the Mega Millions off a ticket purchased in Brooklyn. That prize was $128 million.
This is the fourth time that the Mega Millions has been more than $1 billion.
According to Lottery officials, the cash payout for Tuesday night's drawing is $568 million.
Tuesday's drawing takes place at 11 p.m.