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  • House grudgingly approves arms for Syrian rebels

    WASHINGTON – The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly Wednesday to give the administration authority to train and arm Syrian rebels as Preside ...
    NEW: Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Police: Ambush suspect was re-enactor

    Schools closed, kids stayed inside and authorities chased down several false sightings Wednesday in their hunt for the suspect in a fatal ambush outsi ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Muted expectations for Obama, Rouhani meeting

    WASHINGTON – One year ago, President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani came close to ending the decades-long freeze on face-to-face me ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • School district police stock up free military gear

    LOS ANGELES – School police departments across the country have taken advantage of free military surplus gear, stocking up on mine resistant armored v ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Walker’s allies rush to aid Wisconsin GOP governor

    MADISON, Wis.– Gov. Scott Walker is in another tight political spot, and his allies are again rushing to the Republican’s rescue, powering his re-elec ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Rauner ethics plan targets lobbyists, lawmakers

    CHICAGO – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner released a proposal for ethics reform Wednesday that included a temporary ban on Illinois of ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • NIU students discuss why they leave campus on weekends

    DeKALB – Before he ever set foot on the Northern Illinois University campus, freshman Angelo Gonzalez knew he would spend every other weekend with his ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • DeKalb WWII veteran takes Honor Flight trip

    DeKALB – For days, Jim Rogers has been thinking about the World War II monument in Washington, D.C.R ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • County budget of $77.1M proposed

    SYCAMORE – As the DeKalb County prepares its 2015 budget, finance committee members have chosen to consider ways to make up to $400,000 in possible ge ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • DeKalb man again accused of stalking

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man convicted earlier this year of aggravated stalking and violating an order of protection now is accused of the same offenses agai ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Police: DNA links DeKalb man to 2012 attack

    DeKALB – It has been almost two years since a DeKalb man told police he was beaten up while he was sleeping in his apartment, and now, a suspect is in ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Sept. 17 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 ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Enrollment underway for LIHEAP

    DeKALB – The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program is now open for enrollment.The program opened ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Photos: Welcome Home Jim Rogers

    Images from the Honor Flight welcome-home celebration at Midway Airport on Wednesday, September 10, 2014.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Geneva man confirmed as 1st human West Nile case of the year in Kane County

    GENEVA – A 33-year-old Geneva man has been confirmed this week as the first human case of the West Nile virus to be reported this year by the Kane Cou ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:51 pm
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