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  • U.S. budget deficit drops to $483 billion, lowest since 2008

    WASHINGTON – The deficit for the just completed 2014 budget year was $483 billion, the lowest of President Barack Obama's six years in office, the gov ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Secret space plane is a craft of much mystery

    LOS ANGELES – What looks like a mini space shuttle, can fly itself for millions of miles and goes by the name X-37B?
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Oct. 15 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 ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • TAILS Humane Society holding adoption program for Halloween-colored cats

    DeKALB – Of all the fall-colored cats Michelle Groeper wants to be adopted from TAILS Humane Society, she said Murdoch the orange tabby cat provides e ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Family Service Agency, Voluntary Action Center to hold open house

    DeKALB – Family Service Agency of DeKalb County Senior Services and the Voluntary Action Center are inviting the community to an open house on Monday. ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Cortland residents blame landfill for smell in complaints

    CORTLAND – A rotten-egg odor usually crawls up and burns Lisa Williams’ nose when she is driving three of her children to Cortland Elementary School.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Demolition underway at Evergreen Village

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials recently bought all of the homes in the Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park and now are focusing on helping resident ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Fear rises in stock market as Dow drops 400 points

    Fear is spreading in the stock market.A monthlong drop in U.S. stocks intensified in afternoon tradi ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • Court tosses Arizona's voter-approved no-bail law for immigrants

    PHOENIX – An appeals court on Wednesday struck down a voter-approved Arizona law that denies bail to immigrants who are in the country illegally and h ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Gay marriage hits conservative stronghold Idaho

    BOISE, Idaho – Gay marriage arrived in one of the most conservative states in the nation Wednesday as more than 100 same-sex couples gathered early at ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • Obama cancels campaign trip to focus on Ebola

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama abruptly canceled a planned campaign trip Wednesday and planned to convene his Cabinet at the White House instead, ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • 2nd Texas health worker tests positive for Ebola

    DALLAS – Fears of the Ebola virus deepened Wednesday with word that a second Dallas nurse caught the disease from a patient and flew across the Midwes ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Company seeks holiday cards for seniors

    SYCAMORE – Comfort Keepers is seeking homemade cards to deliver to seniors during the holidays. Comf ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • U.S. retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

    WASHINGTON – U.S. retail sales retreated in September as purchases of autos, gasoline, furniture and clothing slowed, a sign that recent job gains hav ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • Orangeville pet dubbed world's tallest cow

    ORANGEVILLE – A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:45 am
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