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  • Paul Ryan lays out budget options to divided House Republicans

    WASHINGTON – Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday delivered a message to conservatives unhappy with last year's pact with President Barack Obama that boosted s ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • Election 2016: John Kasich works to assure South Carolina of conservative record

    NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential primary hoping to build on a strong showing in ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders on health care, donors

    WASHINGTON – In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 8:31 am
  • Election 2016: Marco Rubio eyes brokered convention after New Hampshire setback

    OKATIE, S.C. – The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party's presidential nomination ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Viewers' Guide: Post-New Hampshire, a tense Hillary Clinton-Bernie Sanders rematch

    WASHINGTON – Grudge match.Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders get ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Increase in tuition, fees proposed for Kishwaukee College

    Incorrect information given to the Daily Chronicle caused this story to contain an error. There is no technology fee increased proposed for next semes ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:05 pm
  • Obama issues an appeal for political unity to Legislature

    SPRINGFIELD – President Barack Obama’s message about overcoming the bitter and seemingly intractable nature of modern politics was particularly applic ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Election 2016: Is she honest? Caring? Hillary Clinton grapples with questions

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton's campaign has spent months fighting the perception that she has a shaky relationship with the truth and is disconnected ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • Carly Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for President

    DES MOINES – Former technology executive Carly Fiorina exited the 2016 Republican presidential race Wednesday, after winning praise for her debate pro ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 2:57 pm
  • AP sources: Chris Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid

    NASHUA, N.H. – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to end his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a disappointing finish ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • Hillary Clinton allies forming group to protect, register voters

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Allies of Hillary Clinton are forming a new $25 million political organization aimed at expanding voter protection efforts and driv ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Analysis: Donald Trump proves GOP establishment can't stop him

    CONCORD, N.H. – The current and former chiefs of the state Republican Party condemned him. New Hampshire's only two Republican members of Congress ref ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • Frank O'Barski, DeKalb County Board member, dies

    ERIC R. OLSON eolson@shawmedia.com DeKALB – Frank O’Barski, who was twice elected to the DeKalb Cou ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Illinois bill would criminalize filming fights to put online

    SPRINGFIELD – The video posted on Facebook showed a 12-year-old on the ground while another boy tried to stomp him, with classmates standing by, circl ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • DeKalb staff concerned on time, money spent responding to FOIA requests

    DeKALB – Freedom of information act requests from the public are on the upswing in DeKalb, and officials are concerned about how to handle the additio ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 2:49 pm
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