The estimated jackpot for Friday’s drawing increased from $970 million to $1 billion, which is the largest in Mega Millions history and second-largest in U.S. lottery history. The cash option for the jackpot is $565.6 million.
What were the most-reported crimes at Southern Illinois University campuses in Edwardsville, IL, and Alton, IL, Lindenwood and Southwestern Illinois College in Belleville, IL, McKendree in Lebanon, IL, and Lewis & Clark in Godfrey, IL, from 2013-17?
Kwame Raoul, Democratic candidate for Illinois Attorney General campaigns with Democratic Congressman John Lewis from Georgia, and St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly, who is running for congress in the Illinois 12th District.
Democrat Brendan Kelly and Green Party candidate Randy Auxier face off in Illinois 12th Congressional district debate in Belleville, IL in Southern Illinois. Republican congressman Mike Bost opted out of the debate.