Illinois Town Abuzz Over Lottery Jackpot Winner

AP
Red Bud mega millions
Red Bud mega millions

RED BUD, Ill. -- Like every Mega Millions ticketholder, paramedic Dan Parrott let himself imagine all the cool stuff the world-record $640 million jackpot would buy -- a new house, a new car, even new ambulances and a new stationhouse for his employer. But his dreams imploded Saturday when his $40 worth of tickets paid out just five bucks.