New Jersey man almost loses $24.1M lottery prize

A man from the city of East Orange, New Jersey is celebrating after he found an old lottery ticket. The New York Lottery is reporting that Jimmie Smith, 68, has claimed his prize that was due to expire in 48 hours. Smith told media gathered at the lottery offices that he would routinely buy stacks […]

Chicago prisoner films his own talk show behind bars

Apparently, a prisoner at the infamous Cook County Jail in Chicago had aspirations of talk show fame. The Cook County Sheriff’s office reports that Jimmie Smith, 41, was discovered to have a contraband laptop inside the jail. Smith has been at the jail for seven years awaiting disposition on charges that include attempted murder, aggravated […]