Mega Millions jackpot now at $868 Million

Mega Millions jackpot now at $868 Million

If you didn’t win the Mega Millions lottery last night, you’re still in luck. Since there wasn’t a winner the jackpot has now risen to $868 million, the third largest jackpot in U.S. history.

Thousands raised for daughters of Chicago officer convicted of killing Laquan McDonald

Thousands raised for daughters of Chicago officer convicted of killing Laquan McDonald

Over 500 people have contributed more than $45,000 to a GoFundMe page for the daughters of convicted Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke. One of Van Dyke’s lawyers, Tammy Wendt, began setting up the page last week not long after the guilty verdict, and donations have poured in in the four days since it went…

Historic affirmative action trial set to begin

Historic affirmative action trial set to begin

A lawsuit against Harvard brought on behalf of Asian-American students who failed to gain admission goes to trial in one of the most consequential race cases in decades.