A lucky Michigan lottery player won the jackpot of $ 1 billion. According to the organizers, the Mega Millions jackpot is one of the most valuable prizes in the lottery. One ticket matches all six numbers 4, 26, 42, 50, 60 and 24 and is needed to win the $ 1 billion prize. The winner, whose identity has not yet been revealed, can choose between long-term payments or a lump sum payment of $ 739.6 million, with taxes cut.