Obama Speech Draws Much University Of Illinois InterestMore than 17 times as many University of Illinois students registered to hear a campus speech by former President Barack Obama as there are seats in the auditorium.
Obama: McCain Called On America To Rise Above 'Mean And Petty' PoliticsObama, along with former President George W. Bush, was personally asked by McCain to deliver a eulogy at his funeral.
Obama Honors Franklin With Letter; Says, Through Her Voice, Singer 'Lifted Those Of Millions'Franklin was also honored by another former president, George W. Bush, who remembered her as a "woman of achievement with a deep character and loving heart."
Former President Barack Obama Surprises High School Students In Gage ParkFormer President Barack Obama visited Chicago’s South side to attend a meeting at the Obama Foundation.
Barack Obama Endorses J.B. Pritzker In IL Governor's RaceJ.B. Pritzker is celebrating the biggest endorsement he could possibly receive with another record-setting donation to his own campaign war chest. 
Sarah Sanders Apologizes For False Claim About African-American JobsWhite House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a rare correction Tuesday night after falsely declaring that President Donald Trump has created three times as many jobs for African-American workers as former President Barack Obama did during his two terms in office.
Obama Center Looking For Artifacts, Oral Histories From 2008 CampaignCurators hope the artifacts will be able to help tell the story of the 44th president.
1st Barack Obama Day In IllinoisChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was Obama's first presidential chief of staff. He tweeted good wishes saying, "57 never looked so good!"