With an arched brow, Moore found humor in Bond, life

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sir Roger Moore always made sure to laugh at himself before the audience could.

Does UI grad student have the right questions?

Sam Spencer is Scott Beatty's guest on today's 'News Hour' around 4:20 p.m. Listen live here

CHAMPAIGN — Sam Spencer waited a long time to become a contestant on "Jeopardy."

On Friday afternoon, folks can tune in to the iconic game show to see if he's a champion.

3 new lawsuits accuse Fox of dragging feet on harassment, racism

NEW YORK (AP) — Three new lawsuits filed Monday allege racial discrimination or sexual harassment at Fox News, deepening the network's legal woes.

A Life Remembered: 'Big teddy bear' newsman recalled for depth of his dedication

CHAMPAIGN — There were nights during central Illinois snowstorms when Dave Shaul, the news director at WCIA-TV, would sleep at the station to make certain that someone was there to report on and anchor the morning news.

Race, gender, fame questions loom as Cosby jurors sought

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thirteen years after a Temple University basketball team manager went to famous alumnus Bill Cosby's nearby home for career advice, her complaint that Cosby drugged and molested her that night will soon be a task for a Pennsylvania jury.

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

It's story time

Kristin Walters, one of the two women behind Imbibe Urbana, is hosting "Narratively: A Series of Stories" from 4 to 6 p.m. next Sunday at 303 W. Griggs St., U; it's open to the public.

Who lives here? May 20, 2017

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.


Five UI theater grads who are making it big

Nick Offerman, who spoke last week at the University of Illinois commencement, isn't the only UI theater alum who has hit it big.

#TheMJs, May 19, 2017

On Fridays, staff writer Marcus Jackson (@MarcusJ_NG) will provide a quick glance at the best that Twitter has to offer.

Top of the Morning, May 19, 2017

Fifth- and sixth-grade students at Fisher Grade School welcome special guests today, including News-Gazette college basketball writer Scott Richey.

He will be part of the school's Writers' Extravaganza, a biennial event that celebrates the work done by the students.