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Top 7 Places to Strike it Rich in North America

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Striking it rich in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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The Slot Machines at Excalibur Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Feeling lucky?

On March 21, 2003 a 25-year-old software engineer from Los Angeles won $39.7 million after putting in $100 in the Megabucks slot machine at the Excalibur to win the largest jackpot in Las Vegas history. He beat odds at the time of one in 16.7 million.

So more than a decade later, might that particular machine be due for another big payout?

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