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  • While illuminating, Tulsa videos leave out key details

    Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, broadly released dashcam and aerial footage, 911 calls and police radio traffic with unusual swiftness following last Frida ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • 2 potential bombing witnesses seen with suitcase are sought

    NEW YORK – Investigators of last weekend's bombings have released an image of two men who took a suitcase they found on a city street, possibly withou ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Promises unmet as Thailand tries to reform shrimp industry

    SAMUT SAKHON, Thailand (AP) — Facing international pressure over human trafficking in its seafood sector, Thailand promised almost a year ago to compe ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • N.Y. bombing case most high-profile since Boston bombing

    WASHINGTON – The federal charges portraying Manhattan bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami as a man bent on murderous destruction set the stage for the m ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Chicago to hire hundreds more officers to combat violence

    CHICAGO – Chicago’s police department will add 970 new positions over the next two years, its superintendent announced Wednesday, saying the move will ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • DeKalb police seek suspects in string of robberies, home invasions

    DeKALB – Police believe several home invasions and armed robberies over the past two weeks may be linked, but have released few details about the poss ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • DeKalb County 911 service slowly restored

    SYCAMORE – Officials said they hoped to fully restore 911 service for DeKalb County by Wednesday evening after the longest system outage the county ha ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • World leaders rage against neighbors on 2nd day of U.N. debate

    UNITED NATIONS – World leaders from Pakistan to Ukraine unleashed their regional grievances Wednesday, taking the stage of the U.N. General Assembly t ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Charlotte under state of emergency in 2nd night of protests

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.– Authorities in Charlotte tried to quell public anger Wednesday after a police officer shot a black man, but a dusk prayer vigil turne ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • 10 most expensive homes for sale in DeKalb County: Week of Sept. 21, 2016

    How often have you driven by a large home and asked yourself how much does that home cost? Here is a list of the 10 most expensive homes for sale as o ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • District 428's Moeller on leave after principal seeks restraining order

    DEKALB – The District 428 school board announced Superintendent Doug Moeller had been placed on paid leave Wednesday, two days after the DeKalb High S ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:31 am
  • DeKalb County 911 system still down; calls going through

    SYCAMORE – Limited 911 service was partially restored in DeKalb County on Wednesday  after an unprecedented system outage that lasted several hours.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Author visits North Elementary

    The third- and fourth-grade students from North Elementary School in Sycamore recently were treated to a visit by author Tommy Greenwald. He is the au ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC offers BNA Train-the-Trainer course

    Kishwaukee College is offering a nine-week Basic Nurse Assistant Train-the Trainer course for area nursing professionals who want to become a BNA inst ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Music Hall of Fame deadline is Oct. 15

    The Sycamore Music Boosters is accepting applications for its annual Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
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