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  • St. Mary students tackle computer coding

    DeKALB – First-grader Jackson Blaise was intent on making his Angry Bird capture a pig during a computer lesson Tuesday at St. Mary School in DeKalb.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Obama tries to reassure immigrants to register

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – President Barack Obama on Tuesday tried to reassure immigrants that if they register under his new executive action they won't be a ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • CIA Torture report: 10 key findings from report on interrogations

    WASHINGTON – Ten major findings from the newly released summary of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report on the CIA's detention and inter ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Jonathan Gruber, Obamacare adviser, apologizes for 'glib' remarks

    WASHINGTON – Congressional Democrats charged Tuesday that Republicans are seizing on a health adviser's self-described "thoughtless" and misleading re ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • 159 arrested in third night of California protests

    BERKELEY, Calif. – Hundreds of people marched through Berkeley for a third night a row, blocking a major highway and stopping a train as activists in ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:23 am
  • Joliet police stymied in shooting investigations by silent witnesses

    JOLIET – No significant developments have surfaced in the two shootings in Joliet last week that took two lives and injured three.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:05 am
  • Geneva Murder Trial Delayed: Forensic, DNA testing of evidence not complete, attorney says

    A trial in connection to a July 6 Geneva homicide – the city’s first since 1975 – is delayed until February because of ongoing state crime lab testing ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Nazareth Academy closes during flu outbreak

    LA GRANGE PARK – A suburban Chicago high school has been closed until Thursday after a quarter of the school's 730 students were absent Monday because ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • DeKalb County Board to discuss tax-increase referendum

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County leaders will have preliminary discussions Wednesday on pursuing a tax-increase referendum in April to fund part of the long-d ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Security Properties plans to buy University Village

    DeKALB – A Seattle-based developer plans to buy the University Village apartment complex, which city staff expects will remain low-income housing. Sec ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Dec. 9 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 ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • DeKalb deputies search for hit-and-run driver

    DeKALB – A 77-year-old DeKalb man slid his vehicle into a ditch and then was struck on Perry Road by a vehicle that might have skidded on slick roads ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Police make arrest in 2012 child rape case

    CORTLAND – Bond is expected to be set Tuesday for a 46-year-old Streamwood man accused of sexually assaulting a child in February 2012, authorities sa ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Scientists re-create what may be life’s first spark

    WASHINGTON – Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life on Earth.
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Afghanistan still in war as U.S. closes command

    KABUL, Afghanistan – American and NATO troops closed their operational command in Afghanistan on Monday, lowering flags in a ceremony to mark the form ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:32 pm
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