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  • Extension seminar examines food labeling

    For those of us who try to be conscientious food consumers, a simple trip to the grocery store can cause a bit of anxiety. Now, in addition to reading ...
    June 19, 2016 - 8:20 pm
  • Nebraska family 'devastated' by fatal gator attack at Disney

    ORLANDO, Fla. – The parents of a Nebraska toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World said they’re devastated by the loss of their son, whose ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • Singer Meat Loaf collapses during concert in Canada

    EDMONTON, Alberta – Rock singer Meat Loaf collapsed on stage during a concert Thursday night in Edmonton, Alberta, and was taken to a hospital.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • CDC: Puerto Rico may see hundreds of Zika birth defects

    NEW YORK – Dozens or hundreds of babies in Puerto Rico could develop severe birth defects because of Zika, based on how an outbreak is playing out the ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Trump plan relies on skeptical GOP leaders

    DES MOINES, Iowa – His campaign roiled by infighting and Republican revolt, Donald Trump is working to address a battleground state staffing shortage ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • 1 year after church shooting, much is the same in Charleston

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – The names of Confederate generals still adorn street signs in Charleston’s public housing projects, and a heroic waterfront statue ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Doppler radar gives meteorologists greater view of area storms

    ELBURN – Severe weather could hit the area in the blink of an eye – but ABC 7 Chicago has a new safety tool north of Elburn.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • DeKalb hires new HR manager

    DeKALB – Cris Randall, who previously worked in the human resources department at the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District, will take ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • NIU center to hold Orlando shooting vigil Monday

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will remember the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting, with a vigil scheduled for Monday.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • DeKalb County Board to spend up to $75,000 to get sober house open

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board is doubling down on plans to open a sober-living home in Sycamore despite delays and cost overruns.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • DeKalb man accused of robbing a local Vietnamese restaurant

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man remained in the DeKalb County Jail on Friday after leaving behind an incriminating footprint that linked him to a robbery at l ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • 7th person charged in connection with possible gang-related beating, robbery

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man remained in the county jail Friday on charges stemming from a possibly gang-related February beating and robbery.
    June 17, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Summer fun: Day trips provides endless possibilities throughout the Chicago suburban area

    As summer kicks into high gear, do you find yourself feeling desperate to go outside to enjoy the sunshine? Feeling the urge to just get out and do so ...
    June 17, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Man suspected in Genoa bank robbery being held in Belvidere

    BELVIDERE – Police are investigating whether a Woodstock man charged in two Belvidere robberies is also behind a January bank robbery in Genoa and ano ...
    June 17, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Registration nears 500 for STEM summer camps

    As summer begins, nearly 500 campers already have reserved spots at NIU’s STEM summer camps. This represents an unprecedented level of interest in the ...
    June 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
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