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  • Airfare deals pop up as airlines wage limited fare wars

    ABOARD AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1223 – Airline fare wars are making a comeback.Don’t expect widespre ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • U.S. stocks rebound to log best day in 4 years

    An afternoon surge Wednesday gave the stock market its best day in close to four years, as stocks rebounded from a six-day slump.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Seizing assets of ex-Dixon comptroller is balancing act

    DIXON – The U.S. Marshal’s Asset Forfeiture Division is recovering the assets of imprisoned former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell, but officials sai ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • New law helps sex assault survivors

    CHICAGO – Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is hailing a new state law that will prevent hospitals from billing survivors of sexual assault for m ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Obama Foundation begins search for Chicago library architect

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama’s foundation has started the process of choosing an architect to design his presidential library.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Report: Teacher pension perk not uncommon across Illinois

    CHICAGO – Hundreds of school districts across Illinois cover either all or most of their teachers’ retirement contributions.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Forced out U of I officials land high-paid faculty jobs

    CHAMPAIGN – The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois’ flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pr ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Aug. 27 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 ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 students head back to school

    DeKALB – Summer came to a close in DeKalb County as District 428 students filed into their respective schools Wednesday morning. 
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Corn Fest road closures begin today

    Corn Fest is coming to downtown DeKalb from Friday through Sunday. Glidden, Ellwood and Haish city p ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Poultry owners learn about preventing bird flu

    SYCAMORE – When bird flu was reported in Illinois’ bordering states this spring, Andy Larson felt completely powerless.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • DeKalb County committee considers ways to attract business to unincorporated areas

    SYCAMORE – County officials are looking at ways to make unincorporated areas more attractive to businesses. Possibilities could include changes to the ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • 3 held after attempted armed robbery at DeKalb T-Mobile store

    DeKALB – Police have apprehended three suspects after an armed robbery that was reported around 3:30 p.m. at the T-Mobile store in DeKalb on Wednesday ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Photos: Attempted Armed Robbery Leads to Manhunt

    Manhunt after attempted armed robbery of DeKalb T-Mobile Wednesday. ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Donald Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

    WASHINGTON – For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal.Whet ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 4:32 pm
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