Michelle Obama announces 'The Light We Carry' book tour

ABC/Richard Cartwright Michelle Obama announced Wednesday she is going on tour to promote her new book, The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times. The six-city tour will kick off in Washington, D.C., at Warner Theatre on November 15. The former first

Illinois is 16th for the best state to teach in

(The Center Square) – A report by WalletHub ranks the 50 states from best to worst for teachers. Illinois finishes 16th on the list. The report uses specific metrics, including affordability, compensation, and others, to determine which

Winners Claim $1.34 Billion Lottery Prize

The winners of the biggest lottery prize in Illinois history have finally come forward… but their identity remains a secret.   The Illinois Lottery confirms that two individuals who agreed to share the prize if they won

”Baby Shark Live!” Coming To UIS In November

It may be great news for parents of small kids… or a warning about an inescapable earworm.   The University of Illinois Springfield has announced that “Baby Shark Live!” is coming to the Performing Arts Center in

Sophomore year: ABC's 'Abbott Elementary' returns tonight

ABC/Gilles Mingasson Fresh off of its Emmy wins for show creator, writer and co-star Quinta Brunson and Sheryl Lee Ralph, Abbott Elementary returns for its sophomore season Wednesday night at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.  Tyler James Williams, who plays newbie teacher Gregory