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  • Autopsy: Boy died of head, neck injuries

    CHICAGO – An autopsy has found that a boy mauled by a dog on Chicago’s South Side died of multiple sharp and blunt force injuries to his head and neck ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Bill Clinton company shows complexity of family finances

    WASHINGTON – The newly released financial files on Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton’s growing fortune omit a company with no apparent employees or asse ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Floodwaters rise in Houston; search goes on for the missing

    HOUSTON – Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • New survey suggests nursing shortage looming in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – A new survey conducted by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation suggests the state may soon face a shortage o ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Filing: Prep sports body exaggerating suit’s impact

    CHICAGO – A new plaintiff’s filing in a class-action head injury lawsuit against the governing body of Illinois prep sports has asked a judge to let t ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • 2 horses in Ill. diagnosed with equine herpes virus

    WARRENVILLE – Horses shows have been called off in Illinois to stop the spread of infection after agriculture officials said two horses from a northea ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Cleveland, Justice Department announce police settlement

    CLEVELAND – Cleveland agreed to overhaul its police department under the supervision of an independent monitor in a settlement announced Tuesday with ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Lock of Mozart’s hair to be auctioned

    LONDON – Music lovers have the chance to own a strand of history.Auctioneer Sotheby’s is selling a l ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • New tests to reveal beach water quality

    CHICAGO – Chicago officials say they’ll now know within hours whether water is safe for swimming at several city beaches.
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

    NEW YORK – Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they’re getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to d ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Sobriety test given when bicyclist is struck by vehicle in Sycamore

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    May 26, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • Democrats show priorities as they advance 2016 budget plan

    SPRINGFIELD – A plan Illinois Democrats are proposing as an alternative to the steep cuts sought by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner would keep budget lev ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • KishHealth System to open new teaching kitchen

    DeKALB – Rachel Koroscik is on a mission to change lives. Koroscik, an NIU graduate who is now healt ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • May 27 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 ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Community center activities to continue despite closing

    SYCAMORE – Park board members on Tuesday made plans for the park district to continue offering programs from the time its community center closes next ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:06 pm
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