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  • Measles outbreak casts spotlight on anti-vaccine movement

    LOS ANGELES – A major measles outbreak traced to Disneyland has brought criticism down on the small ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Euro plunges, but European brands are not on sale in US

    NEW YORK – Americans hoping to save on European goods thanks to a falling euro shouldn't rush to uncork that bottle of French Bordeaux. There's very l ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Judge dismisses more jurors from Colorado theater shooting case

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. – A judge released about 60 people from jury selection in the Colorado theater shooting trial Thursday as the long, difficult task o ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • United Airlines 4Q profit drops 80 percent on write-downs

    CHICAGO – United Airlines' fourth-quarter profit fell 80 percent due to severance costs and contracts that lost value as oil prices tumbled.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Mitt Romney says leaders in both parties failing the nation

    SALT LAKE CITY – Outlining his possible rationale for a third presidential bid, Mitt Romney said Wednesday night that political leaders in both partie ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • Future holds more deficits for D-428

    DeKALB – DeKalb District 428 school board members had a handful of questions for the financial consultant who showed them what the next five years wil ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb County’s enterprise zone application 1 of 67

    The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity said Wednesday it has received 67 applications for prospective enterprise zones across th ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Bridges get approval to be replaced

    Aging bridges that have faced decades of strain by both cars and weather will soon get a complete makeover.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Jan. 22 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 ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • State to revamp funding for schools

    SPRINGFIELD – The Democrat sponsoring a contentious plan to overhaul the state’s nearly 20-year-old school funding formula said he’s altering the bill ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Boehner defies Obama on Iran sanctions

    WASHINGTON – Defying President Barack Obama, House Speaker John Boehner announced on Wednesday that he’s invited Israel’s prime minister to stand befo ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Jailed Virginia lawmaker charged

    RICHMOND, Va. – A Virginia lawmaker who was just re-elected despite being jailed for a sex scandal with a teenager has been indicted on four new felon ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Lab tests imply risk in e-cigarette vapor

    Using certain electronic cigarettes at high temperature settings could potentially release more formaldehyde, a cancer-causing chemical, than smoking ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 3D ‘HoloLens’

    REDMOND, Wash. – Microsoft on Wednesday took the wraps off a new version of Windows – and a new wearable 3D gadget it calls the HoloLens.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Local amateur radio operators reach out to world

    Mike Heiderscheidt was sitting in the basement of his Waterman home Monday night, but the world was at his fingertips.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:02 am
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