MIDDAY-MidwestDigest-05-16-18

Max Armstrong talks about gambling revenue and rural-urban divide, plus crop conditions in Indiana.

States are going after gambling revenue now that the Supreme Court has allowed sports betting.

Rural-urban divide has been shown in North Carolina with a teacher march on the state capital. Rural schools stayed in session while urban teachers requested the day off to march at the capital in support of higher teacher salaries.

Corn crops in central Indiana are looking as good as they possibly could at this stage.

Three men are paddling the Mississippi River in the next three days to break the time record. 

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