Simone Leigh is renowned for creating artworks that transcend race and gender to celebrate Black women and give them a voice.
VIENNA, Ill. (AP) – In an America struggling over questions of race, police brutality and justice, the AP Road Trip team made its second stop in a Midwestern town
CHICAGO (AP) – Toys that look like weapons. Barefoot students. Disruptive imagery in the background. Pets roaming the room.
HIGHLAND, Ill. (AP) – A woman in southwestern Illinois has pleaded guilty to fraud in a cancer hoax that tricked people who gave her money and other benefits.
BEASON, Ill. (AP) – An Illinois man has grown the state’s largest pumpkin and has brought it to display at pumpkin patches across the state’s central area.