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Maryland Mega Millions jackpot winner claims ticket, remains anonymous
Maryland Mega Millions jackpot winner claims ticket, remains anonymous

The Maryland winner of one of the largest lottery jackpots in U.S. history has come forward but wishes to remain anonymous, Maryland Lottery officials said Tuesday. The winner bought one of two winning tickets in the March 18 drawing for a $414 million Mega Millions jackpot, the seventh largest jackpot in U.S. history and the third largest Mega Millions jackpot ever. The person claimed the ticket last week, lottery officials said, but their identity will not be revealed. Maryland is one of six states that allows lottery winners to remain anonymous. "You have to play to win," the Maryland lottery winner said, according to state lottery officials. "You have to play your...

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