Story | Jul 28, 2014 | 1:53 PM
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Story | Aug 22, 2014 | 4:03 PMGov. Pat Quinn decided this month not to take any more chances with Northstar Lottery Group, the company that runs the Illinois Lottery, after it fell far short of promised revenue. Northstar's firing was one of several recent lottery-related news developments. In California, officials unveiled a program to let drivers buy lottery tickets at the gas pump. And the Los Angeles Ethics Commission backed the idea of awarding cash prizes to randomly selected voters in order to boost turnout. On Sunday, Wyoming becomes the 44th state to authorize a lottery.
Story | Jul 18, 2014 | 9:45 AM
Mick Jagger on James Brown: 'He Was Very Generous and Kind With Me and He Wasn't Kind With Everybody'
Story | Jul 22, 2014 | 2:30 PM
The Mecca of R&B music, aka Harlem's Apollo Theater, played host to Monday's world premiere of Universal's James Brown biopic "Get On Up." "I first saw James Brown at the Apollo," said Mick Jagger, who produced the film through his shingle Jagged Films....
Story | Jun 19, 2014 | 9:10 AM