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JACKPOT: Mega Millions Winners A Mystery After Record Pot

USATODAY.COM - None of the three winners of the $656 million Mega Millions jackpot in Maryland, Kansas and Illinois has come forward.

And it's not that unusual, lottery officials say.

"For a jackpot of this amount, it's normal that people will want to get a financial adviser and think this through," said Cara Sloan-Ramos, a spokeswoman for the Kansas Lottery.

That's not stopping the frenzy around one of the largest lottery jackpots in history. The jackpot fueled rumors of winners, fake photos of winners on Twitter and Facebook, and claims by people who say they or their relatives won.

Thursday, the director of the Maryland Lottery, Stephen Martino, urged residents to check their tickets. He said no one has produced the winning ticket, despite two reports of people from Maryland winning the lottery. click here to read more

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