There was a winner in Friday’s Mega Millions drawing. A single winning ticket was sold in Illinois which means someone will pocket the $1.3B jackpot which ends up being about $700M if the winner takes the lump sum. We may never find out who won thanks to an Illinois law allowing people who win more than $250k to remain anonymous. READ MORE.
Southwest Airlines has officially eliminated expiration dates on flight credits, marking an industry first. The airline announced the policy change and said it’s part of their ongoing commitment to enhancing customer experiences. Customers will now see a placeholder expiration date of Dec. 31, 2040, on valid flight credits, and will remove the date altogether later this year. READ MORE.
In case you missed it, Will Smith released an apology video to Chris Rock this past weekend. In the video, Will says he was “fogged out” after the slap which is why he didn’t apologize to Chris during his acceptance speech for Best Actor.
Since 1974, the National UFO Reporting Center has been logging “unexplained close encounters.” During that time, over 150K sightings have been reported throughout the world. Throughout all the regions of the planet, there’s no place that’s a bigger UFO hotspot than Washington State. According to their data, “88 out of every 100K residence” has reported seeing a UFO, and the most common month for sightings is July. READ MORE.