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  • St. Charles Mayor suspends Filling Station late night permit from Dec. 1-Jan. 1

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three straight days and its 2 a.m. late night permit on hol ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:10 am
  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Protests against Ferguson decision grow across U.S.

    People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:28 am
  • Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence

    Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Ferguson grand jury: Officer fired after 'tussle'

    FERGUSON, Missouri – Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were f ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • DeKalb County residents taking novel-writing challenge

    DeKALB – Failure isn’t an option for Justin Difazzio.He’s participating for the ninth consecutive ye ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • DeKalb hoping IMET funds will be recovered

    DeKALB – Fearing the loss of millions in taxpayer dollars, DeKalb officials have moved most of the city’s money out of a state investment fund at the ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Maple Park family continues effort for #HobbitMovieLastRequest

    MAPLE PARK – More than a month into a Maple Park-based social media campaign to provide a last request – an early viewing of “The Hobbit: The Battle o ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Rain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel

    MINEOLA, N.Y. – Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected to bring snow, slush and rain to the crowded Washingt ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Bill Cho's responds to former student's arrest

    SYCAMORE – Bill Cho’s United Tae Kwon Do staff said Tuesday that a 46-year-old sex offender facing criminal charges for allegedly being at the facilit ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • 2 credit houses take no major action on Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – Two major credit houses aren’t overly worried about an Illinois judge tossing out a pension overhaul designed to close a $100 billion de ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Washington still focused on tornado recovery

    WASHINGTON – A year after deadly tornadoes ravaged Washington, the rebuilding rate is high and the community is even more tight-knit, according to a c ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Schumer to Dems: Make government help workers

    WASHINGTON – The Senate Democrats' top message man is urging the party leftward in the wake of crushing midterm election losses, saying working Americ ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:24 pm
  • Obama pitches immigration steps in his hometown

    CHICAGO – Selling his executive action on immigration, President Barack Obama said Tuesday that contributions to the U.S. by a broad patchwork of immi ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:24 pm
  • In New Zealand, feud over fate of 1902 corpse ship

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand – The S.S. Ventnor sank 112 years ago off the northern New Zealand coast, bearing unusual cargo: the exhumed bodies of 499 Chi ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:22 pm
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