Abby Millas, a 13-year-old Wolf Branch Middle School student, helps anyone she sees in need and also assists in class, according to her teacher, Erin Birk. In this video, Abby and her teacher talk about why Abby won a Racial Harmony award.
Kinnis Williams, president of the East St. Louis School Board of Education, said he decided to keep his grandchildren at East St. Louis High School despite the threat Thursday. He said it's foolish that someone would make those types of threats in the wake of recent events, and called it a "sad day."
More than half million people have died between 2000 and 2015 from opioids. Today, opioid deaths are considered an epidemic. To understand the struggle individuals undergo once addicted to these drugs, we take a closer look at what happens to your body on opioids.
Granite City Steel's old coke plant was the source of air pollution that harmed neighbors in southern Illinois, a lawsuit stated. Three companies settled for $4.25 million and the funds are being distributed.
President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, says he paid $130,000 of his own money to a porn actress who allegedly had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006. He gave a statement on the situation regarding Stormy Daniels, also known as Stephanie Clifford, to the New York Times.
The hit PBS TV show Antiques Roadshow visited St. Louis and is devoting three hours to showing off the best treasures St. Louis has to offer. The episodes featuring St. Louis will air at 7 p.m. Feb. 19, Feb. 26 and March 26.