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  • Mystery of Etan Patz's disappearance ends in conviction

    NEW YORK – It was one of New York City's most enduring mysteries, but a jury may have written the final chapter in the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-ol ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Advocates demand New York lawmakers outlaw child marriage

    ALBANY, N.Y. – Child advocates in New York are attempting to overturn a law that allows children as young as 14 years old to wed because they say it c ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Sri Lankan prime minister says refugees safe to come home

    CANBERRA, Australia – Sri Lankan asylum seekers held on Pacific island camps who could potentially find new lives in the United States are free to ret ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Rumor the German shepherd wins best in show at Westminster

    NEW YORK – Rumor the German shepherd has become America's top dog.Cheered loudly all around the ring ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Trump knew Flynn misled WH weeks before ouster: officials

    WASHINGTON – Just six days into his presidency, Donald Trump was informed his national security adviser had misled his vice president about contacts w ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • Clues scarce after half-brother of N. Korea leader killed

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – The astonishing assassination of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un's half-brother rippled across Asia on Wednesday as Malaysian ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Feb. 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 ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:30 pm
  • DeKalb man, 64, accused of exposing himself

    DeKALB – A 64-year-old who detectives said repeatedly exposed himself from his DeKalb apartment window was arrested on Valentine’s Day.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:36 pm
  • Sycamore police find Ecstasy, marijuana in search of home

    SYCAMORE – Police seized more than $10,000 in cash and nearly a pound of marijuana along with Ecstasy and other drugs during a raid Friday.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:38 pm
  • Kaneland School District 302 issues statement on student death in Cortland

    CORTLAND – A 17-year-old Kaneland High School student was found dead Saturday in Cortland, DeKalb County Coroner Dennis Miller said.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:29 pm
  • Kishwaukee College president gets new contract

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College President Laurie Borowicz received a new contract set for a longer term and a $10,000 increase in salary during the Tuesday ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:27 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 board hears plan for personnel reductions

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 could be eliminating about 35 positions next school year under a proposal district officials are considering t ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:25 pm
  • Northern Illinois University community honors shooting victims

    DeKALB – When Mary Kay Mace saw how tall the trees had grown around the Forward, Together Forward memorial statue on campus at Northern Illinois Unive ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:31 am
  • Photos: NIU Remembers 2008 Campus Shooting Victims

    Victims from the 2008 NIU campus shooting were remembered during a ceremony outside of Cole Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 at Northern Illinois Univer ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:03 am
  • Russia cloud over President Trump not likely to fade with Flynn exit

    WASHINGTON – Questions about the Trump administration's ties to Russia are hardly going to disappear with the firing of national security adviser Mich ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 3:33 pm
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