This tiny minimart sold the Mega Millions ticket worth $425 million

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One winning jackpot ticket was sold in NY state, according to the Mega Millions website.

A record-breaking $1.537 billion Mega Millions prize was sold in SC previous year, but the ticket buyer has not yet come forward. The ticket was sold in Long Island.

The New Year's Day Mega Millions jackpot is the eighth largest in its history. Three people in NY, as well as one person each in Texas, Ohio and SC, all won $1 million apiece.

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The lucky victor in NY can choose a cash option of $254.6 million.

This is the fifth time the jackpot has been drawn on the first day of a new year, but only one other - in 2008 - has had a victor.

It was sold with the $1 million Megaplier option, which increased the prize from $1 million to $4 million because the multiplier drawn was four.

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Jackpot winners choose whether to receive 30 annual payments, each five percent higher than the last, or a lump-sum payment.

The name of the victor has not come forward yet.

The jackpot grew after nobody won Friday' drawing. Tickets cost $2 each.

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