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  • CIA spied on Senate, internal review finds

    WASHINGTON – The CIA's insistence that it did not spy on its Senate overseers collapsed Thursday with the release of a stark report by the agency's in ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Home in Trump holdout auctioned for $530,000

    She once called Donald Trump “a maggot, a cockroach and a crumb.” This week, he remembered her as “an impossible person.”
    July 31, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Rauner says he’ll be ‘champion’ for farmers

    CHICAGO – Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner said Thursday he would work to reduce taxes and regulatory burdens on farmers and would trave ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

    CHICAGO – A demoted executive shot and critically wounded his company's CEO before fatally shooting himself Thursday inside a high-rise office buildin ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Wisconsin Supreme Court declares 2011 union law constitutional

    MADISON, Wis. – The fight over Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's signature policy achievement, a law effectively ending collective bargaining for most pub ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Results of Sycamore Browns' auction not yet public

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore resident for the past 12 years, Grace Katzel used to buy all of her meats from Browns' County Market grocery store.
    July 31, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • NIU scientists embark on big experiment into tiny particle

    Mary Shenk thought helping to solve an unexplained phenomenon about life's basic building blocks seemed like the best way to spend her summer.
    July 31, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Sycamore student’s art ‘brightens everybody’s day’

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Keegan Callahan has been spending Wednesday nights all summer painting at the Sycamore police station.
    July 31, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • NIU alumni develop mobile personal safety device

    Joe Parisi was a senior at Northern Illinois University in October 2010, when Antinette "Toni" Keller was murdered while walking by herself near campu ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Aug. 1 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Kaneland superintendent moving to new district

    Kaneland School District 302 Superintendent Jeff Schuler has announced his intentions to resign and become the next superintendent of Wheaton Warrenvi ...
    July 31, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Sheriff: Schulz died of self-inflicted gunshot wound

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County authorities announced Thursday that 23-year-old Steven Schulz died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
    July 31, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels

    JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel will destroy Hamas' tunnel network in the Gaza Strip designed for deadly attac ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Remains in Illinois shed are a woman from Decatur

    ROCHESTER — Police say human remains found inside a shed in Rochester are those of a 43-year-old woman from Decatur.
    July 31, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Greece to help 'hundreds' of Chinese leave Libya

    ATHENS, Greece — With the violence in Libya escalating to its worst level since the 2011 ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi, governments from around t ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:53 am
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