Julia Collins’ 20-game Jeopardy winning streak ends

Julia Collins lost on Jeopardy June 2 after a 20-episode winning streak. The Illinois native had the second highest amount of wins on the show. Ken Jennings is the only one ahead of her with 74 wins in 2004. Collins won over $420,000, the third highest amount a contestant has won on the show. She […]

Illinois Senate Passes Bill to end Ticket Quotas

In a recent majority 57-1 vote, the Illinois Senate has passed a bill that aims to end the supposed ticket quotas that some in the state suspect exist. Before the passing of the bill there was speculation that police were required to meet some arbitrary number of tickets issued, and complaints such as unfair or excessive […]