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  • Prosecutors ask judge to dismiss William Curl's appeal

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors want a judge to dismiss the latest appeal from the man who pleaded guilty in the 2010 murder of 18-year-old Northern Illinois U ...
    NEW: June 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Uncertainty reigns as fiscal 2017 looms

    DeKALB – As lawmakers in Springfield continue to negotiate a stopgap state spending plan, local human services providers and higher education leaders ...
    NEW: June 29, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • DeKalb religious groups gather for interfaith Orlando vigil

    DeKALB – Peace, salaam, shalom – those were the words repeated purposefully Wednesday in different accents, from people of all skin colors, across a s ...
    NEW: June 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Police arrest DeKalb man after guns, bullets, pot found in home

    SYCAMORE – Police say they found marijuana, a handgun and ammunition in the home of a DeKalb man who admitted he planned to sell the drugs, and was ba ...
    June 29, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said Clinton didn't want emails accessible to 'anybody'

    WASHINGTON – Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the State Department emails that she sent ...
    June 29, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • GOP shifting to become the anti-trade party

    DENVER – Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, downscale whit ...
    June 29, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Review: Chicago city lawyers hid evidence of police misconduct

    CHICAGO – When a federal judge concluded that a lawyer employed by the city of Chicago concealed audio evidence in a civil trial, the court issued a s ...
    June 29, 2016 - 1:12 pm
  • 'Move on' from Benghazi? Republicans say it's unlikely

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton says it's "time to move on" after a congressional report on the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks accused the Obama administra ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:06 am
  • U.S. consumer spending posts healthy gain in May

    WASHINGTON – Americans went shopping this spring, increasing their spending in May for the second straight month and delivering good news for economic ...
    June 29, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Donald Trump gets rock-bottom ratings in international survey

    WASHINGTON – A new multi-nation survey finds that confidence in Donald Trump's ability to manage foreign policy should he become U.S. president is roc ...
    June 29, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Judge orders Illinois to add PTSD to medical marijuana list

    CHICAGO – Illinois must add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of diseases eligible for medical marijuana treatment, a Cook County judge order ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • 'Little guy' contractors still angry at Trump Taj bankruptcy

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The contractor who provided the onion domes for the Taj Mahal casino had to eat $2 million in losses. The contractor who supplie ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • 3 missing, 1 injured in head-on train collision in Texas

    DALLAS – Three crew members were missing and one was hurt Tuesday after a head-on train collision in the Texas Panhandle that caused several box cars ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Final Benghazi report: No 'smoking gun' pointing to Clinton

    WASHINGTON – House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation into the deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya, with fresh ac ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • Suspected IS suicide bombers kill dozens at Istanbul airport

    ISTANBUL – A suicide attack at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport Tuesday killed dozens and wounded more than 140 as Turkish officials blamed the carnage ...
    June 28, 2016 - 10:19 pm
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