Over 2.1 Million Still Without Power From Illinois To Virginia

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(Reuters) - More than 2.1 million people from Illinois to Virginia remained without power Monday morning after violent storms struck over the weekend, and a heat wave continued to blanket much of the region.

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    The nephew of a small-town Illinois mayor shot and killed five people, including two boys, before leading police on a chase that ended in an exchange of gunfire that left him dead, authorities said Wednesday.... More
  • 5 people shot to death in small Illinois town
    Five people are dead and one injured as a result of a shooting in the tiny southern Illinois town of Manchester, the mayor confirmed in a television interview on Wednesday."We got five confirmed fatalities, one wounded and in the hospital, and the shooter's been apprehended," Mayor Ronald Drake said in an interview on the St. More
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  • Tornado sirens giving way to new warning technology
    On April 10, 2011, tornadoes ripped across Wisconsin, tearing roofs off houses, toppling trees and snapping power lines. In many places, the high winds were greeted with silence as some Cold War-era warning sirens failed because of lost power and other issues — just when they were needed the most. More
  • Death toll in China quake hits 113
    A strong earthquake struck China’s mountainous Sichuan province Saturday morning, leaving at least 113 people dead and more than 3,000 injured. Chinese authorities assessed the magnitude of the quake at 7.0, while the U.S. Geological Survey reported 6.6. More
  • Powerball Winning Numbers Drawn For $430 Million Jackpot
    A massive Powerball grand prize is still up for grabs. The winning numbers for the $432.5 million jackpot are: 9, 15, 43, 60, 64 Powerball=4 Credit: CBS3 One player in Illinois won the Mega Millions jackpot on Friday night. The odds of winning either game ...
    08/17/2017 - 8:29 am | View Link
  • Powerball jackpot climbs to $510 million, while Mega Millions is at $20 million
    The jackpot for Mega Millions, another multi-state contest, stands at $20 million after a winning $393 million ticket was sold in Illinois; that ticket was claimed. The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday. City News Service contributed to this report.
    08/17/2017 - 8:15 am | View Link
  • Powerball jackpot soars past $510million after no winners in this week's draw
    Eventually, the massive jackpot will be won - the eighth largest in lottery history. A single ticket sold in Illinois matched all six numbers in Friday's Mega Millions lottery draw, with a jackpot worth $393million. Two other jackpots have also been ...
    08/17/2017 - 2:17 am | View Link
  • Powerball rolls over to $510 million for Saturday
    Power Play 3x. One Match 5 ticket with the Power Play option ... The ticket was sold at Nick’s Barbeque in Palos Heights, Illinois. It is the largest Mega Million prize in Illinois lottery history.
    08/16/2017 - 6:41 pm | View Link
  • Powerball jackpot climbs over half-billion dollar mark
    The odds of winning Powerball are a dismal 1 in 292.2 million. But don't despair yet: A single ticket sold in Illinois matched all six numbers in Friday's Mega Millions lottery drawing with a jackpot worth $393 million. The odds of winning both jackpots ...
    08/16/2017 - 4:50 pm | View Link
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  • Powerball
    Jackpot Winners on 8/9/2017 None : Match 5 Winners Power Play $2 Million None
    08/13/2017 - 8:33 pm | View Website
  • Home [www.iema.illinois.gov]
    Contact Information IEMA Main Office (217) 782-2700 24-hour Response (800) 782-7860 TTY 888-614-2381 2200 South Dirksen Parkway Springfield, Illinois 62703
    08/13/2017 - 12:09 am | View Website
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    08/12/2017 - 5:36 pm | View Website
  • Wind power in Illinois
    Wind power in Illinois provided 5.5% of the state's electrical power in 2015. At the end of 2015, Illinois had 3842 megawatts (MW) of wind power installed, ranking ...
    08/10/2017 - 4:12 pm | View Website
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