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  • DeKalb Fire High-Rise Training

    The DeKalb Fire Department conducted a high-rise fire simulation training exercise in Building B of Grant Towers South on the campus on Nort ...

    July 30, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Photos: NIU Women's Clinic

    Images of the team and coaches giving women a crash course in Huskie football. ...

    July 30, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Cubs lose to Rockies in 10 innings

    CHICAGO – Travis Wood focused on his career-high 11 strikeouts after he wrapped up another winless month.Wood lasted six innings after a sha ...

    July 31, 2014 - 12:25 am
  • Deadly Israeli strikes hit U.N. school, market area

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back ...

    July 30, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • White Sox allow 6 in 1st, lose to Tigers

    DETROIT – Hector Noesi's first inning went so badly, what happened afterward didn't much matter.Noesi retired only one of the first nine hit ...

    July 31, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    WASHINGTON – Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care ...

    July 30, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Bears' Brandon Marshall loving new and improved Jay Cutler

    BOURBONNAIS – Brandon Marshall and Jay Cutler have a well-established rapport that traces back to their Denver days. Yet, Marshall, the Bear ...

    July 31, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Congress cooperates and fights as recess nears

    WASHINGTON – Eager to begin a monthlong break, Congress leavened its customary heavy partisanship on Wednesday with a pinch of compromise, a ...

    July 30, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • 2 women survive ordeal on rail bridge

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – A video camera captured the terrifying plight of two women as a freight train bore down on them as they walked along an ...

    July 30, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Pet of the Week: Chip

    Meet Chip. Chip is a 5-year-old white and brown Jack Russell terrier mix available for adoption at TAILS Humane Society in DeKalb. Chip wa ...

    July 29, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Week in Photos - July 19-25

    DeKalb county's week in photos for July 19-25, 2014 as taken by Daily Chronicle photographers. ...

    July 29, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Crime Mugs, July 2014

    A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the state’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reas ...

    July 29, 2014 - 12:32 pm
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  • Chef Debi: Fresh spices bring out best in plums

    I love this time of year, when all the fresh fruit is so abundant. One of my favorite fruits is the plum. At 30 calories each, they are a great health ...
    July 29, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Chicken salad sampler: Find a cool new favorite

    What color is your chicken salad? The option-happy dish enjoys year-round rotation but seems to come into its own in warm weather. With the right comb ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Gazpacho: From grad-school standby to cool summer staple

    Gazpachos are the most refreshing way I can think of to celebrate seasonal vegetables. The story goes that the gazpacho, said to be the oldest known c ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Always cool, and now creamy

    The best cooking is born of necessity. At least that’s the case in my house. My favorite recipes always happen when I’m forced to react to a glut of s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 10 fresh ways to use fresh blueberries

    There are muffins, of course. And pancakes. And the obligatory fruit salad. But then what? After all the usual suspects, how do you handle a seasonal ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Oh, bacon!

    Oh, bacon.It's the essence of breakfast.The smell alone makes you starving.Whether you pan-fry the o ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bulk up classic BLT

    In terms of flavor and texture, it’s hard to beat a bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich, reportedly one of the most popular sandwiches in America. Trou ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • A summer primer to grilling backyard barbecue ribs

    It was one of those culinary epiphanies. I realized you rarely get great barbecued ribs from a restaurant. They have to come from backyards.
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Grilling an impressive way to cook cauliflower

    Last summer, the hip way to handle cauliflower was to treat it like a steak.It was a trick that star ...
    July 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • McCarthy's 'Tammy' misses the funny bone

    Meet Tammy. Boy, is she a mess. Angry, profane and aggressive, then suddenly shy and sweet. Sometimes she's funny, sometimes totally not. She can't fi ...
    July 3, 2014 - 10:34 am

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