Dreaming of $1.5B Powerball prize? Consider not taking cash
You thought you were a sure bet for Wednesday night’s estimated $1.2 billion Powerball jackpot, but alas, there was no big winner. No, it's not as sexy as cash, but it's an annuity doled out over 29 years that would pay that advertised $1.5 billion prize. Nicholas Bunio, a certified financial planner from Downingtown, Pennsylvania, said even with his expertise, he would take an annuity because it would so dramatically reduce his risk of making poor investment decisions.news.yahoo.com
Texas police release statement on shoot-out near Dallas captured in viral video
A video of a February shoot-out between police officers and a citizen in a Dallas suburb has gone viral on […] The post Texas police release statement on shoot-out near Dallas captured in viral video appeared first on TheGrio.news.yahoo.com
Jackson, Mississippi, residents remain without water for more than 2 weeks after storm
While the focus was on the Lone Star State, Jackson, Mississippi continues to suffer from storm-related issues as well. "I know residents are trying to understand this process and be patient — they just want to see water," Lumumba said. While city officials argued in the press, Jackson residents and many others posted their frustrations with the situation on social media. "The entire city of Jackson, Mississippi, either has no water or is under a boil water alert. Jackson, Mississippi, has been without water for a week."cbsnews.com
Watch live: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan holds press conference after violent night of protests
Published: May 30, 2020, 12:50 pm Updated: May 30, 2020, 2:03 pmDETROIT Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan is holding a press conference Saturday afternoon after a violent night of protests in the city made national headlines. Duggan will be joined by Detroit Police Chief James Craig, Maurice Hardwick with Live In Peace Movement, Rev. The press conference is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Saturday. On Friday night, a total of 61 people who participated in a George Floyd protest in Downtown Detroit were arrested. Floyds death has sparked protests against police brutality across the country.