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  • Hillary Clinton emails: Official says Loretta Lynch will accept prosecutors' call on case

    WASHINGTON – Attorney General Loretta Lynch intends to accept whatever recommendation career prosecutors and federal agents make in the investigation ...
    July 1, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Paul Ryan: House to vote on barring guns for suspected terrorists

    WASHINGTON – With Democrats applying election-year pressure to act on gun control, Republican Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday the House will vote next ...
    June 30, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Reports of an active shooter at Joint Base Andrews turn out false; it was an active shooter drill

    JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. – Officials say reports of an active shooter at a military post outside Washington stemmed from someone who made a distress ca ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said Clinton didn't want emails accessible to 'anybody'

    WASHINGTON – Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the State Department emails that she sent ...
    June 29, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • 'Move on' from Benghazi? Republicans say it's unlikely

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton says it's "time to move on" after a congressional report on the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks accused the Obama administra ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:06 am
  • Donald Trump gets rock-bottom ratings in international survey

    WASHINGTON – A new multi-nation survey finds that confidence in Donald Trump's ability to manage foreign policy should he become U.S. president is roc ...
    June 29, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • DeKalb Park District announces swim and golf discounts for veterans

    DeKALB – Military veterans now get a special discount to play golf and splash in the Hopkins Pool, after park district commissioners approved the redu ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • DeKalb County small-business incubator set to open to users in July

    DeKALB – After it started as only an idea that popped up at a committee meeting in January, DeKalb County officials are expecting to welcome the first ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:07 pm
  • Hillary Clinton on Benghazi report: Time to 'move on'

    DENVER – Hillary Clinton said Tuesday the nation should move on after Republicans on the House Benghazi Committee released a report critical of the sl ...
    June 28, 2016 - 1:12 pm
  • Senate Democrats block GOP's Zika funding bill

    WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats have blocked a GOP-drafted measure to provide $1.1 billion to fight the Zika virus, accusing Republicans of packing the ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • Supreme Court ruling imperils abortion laws in many states

    NEW YORK – By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imper ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:31 am
  • Supreme Court overturns former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's bribery conviction

    WASHINGTON – A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday overturned the bribery conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that could make i ...
    June 27, 2016 - 10:15 am
  • Supreme Court, in a 5-3 vote, voids Texas law on abortion clinics

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics Monday in the court's biggest abortion case in near ...
    June 27, 2016 - 9:32 am
  • Sandwich City Council OKs purchase of former Design Stairs office

    SANDWICH – The Sandwich City Council voted to buy the former Design Stairs office building, 1251 E. Sixth St., for a new police station at their June ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Hillary Clinton failed to hand over key email to State Department

    WASHINGTON – Former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to turn over a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use of a private homebrew e ...
    June 23, 2016 - 4:33 pm
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