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  • Beheading, attack at U.S. factory in France; suspect detained

    SAINT-QUENTIN-FALLAVIER, France – A truck driver once under surveillance for radical Islamic ties crashed into an American-owned chemical warehouse in ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Illinois mom accused of killing daughter gets support

    ROLLING MEADOWS – A Schaumburg woman charged with killing her daughter in a botched murder-suicide attempt has received an outpouring of sympathy, acc ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • 1 escaped murderer fatally shot in NY woods, other is on run

    MALONE, N.Y. – One of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison three weeks ago was shot and killed b ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Obama delivers unvarnished race lecture at eulogy

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – President Barack Obama used his eulogy for a slain pastor to deliver an unvarnished lecture on America’s racial history Friday, and ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Marriage ruling means Illinois couples recognized elsewhere

    CHICAGO – For Illinois residents, the most immediate impact of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide is that same-sex c ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • June 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 ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds indicted on tax charges

    CHICAGO – A former U.S. congressman from Illinois who has been in legal trouble before is in legal trouble again — this time for allegedly not filing ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Video game camp teaches young girls coding

    DeKALB – When 11-year-old Vani Subramony grows up, she wants to be an engineer or video game designer.
    June 26, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Genoa council to talk changes to vicious dog ordinance

    GENOA – The Genoa City Council will discuss proposed revisions to strengthen the city's vicious dog ordinance at a Committee of the Whole meeting at 7 ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Old North Grove School to host School Days in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Old North Grove School will host its eighth annual School Days event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Relay For Life of DeKalb County hits the track Saturday in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Nearly 300 people are expected to take part in Relay For Life of DeKalb County this weekend at Sycamore High School.
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • St. George Greek Orthodox Church hosts Greek Fest in DeKalb

    DeKALB – St. George Greek Orthodox Church will host its annual Greek Fest fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and Sunday at Hopkins Park Shelter i ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Olson: Symbolic contradictions a part of modern life

    Life is full of contradictions. I’ve been hit by a few of them lately, and maybe you have, too.I opp ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Correction

    A story about the Sunday Dinner Pledge that appeared on the front page of Tuesday’s Daily Chronicle misstated the number of children that Katherine “K ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Former DeKalb-Sycamore swim coach gets probation in sex abuse case

    SYCAMORE – A former DeKalb-Sycamore co-op swim coach will spend the next 30 months on probation and be required to register as a sex offender for havi ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:47 pm
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