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  • Officer fired multiple shots to stop Wisconsin prom gunman

    ANTIGO, Wis. – A police officer fatally shot an 18-year-old who opened fire on students outside a prom at his former school in northern Wisconsin, acc ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Sounds of silence: UK's Big Ben to fall quiet for repairs

    LONDON – It's so long to Big Ben 's bongs – at least temporarily.British officials announced Tuesday ...
    April 26, 2016 - 9:38 am
  • U.S. home prices rise at solid pace, even with flat sales

    WASHINGTON – U.S. home prices continued their steady upward march in February as buyers competed for a limited number of available properties.
    April 26, 2016 - 8:42 am
  • Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton aim for sweeps of Northeastern primaries

    PHILADELPHIA – Donald Trump is aiming for a sweep of all five Northeastern states holding primaries Tuesday, including Pennsylvania, with his rivals p ...
    April 26, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • DeKalb Chamber welcomes Sprint

    The DeKalb Chamber Ambassadors, board members, elected officials and staff recently congratulated Sprint on its chamber membership. Sprint offers cell ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Pilates Plus Unlimited welcomed to Sycamore

    The Sycamore Chamber Ambassadors hosted a ribbon-cutting to welcome Pilates Plus Unlimited to its new location at 437 W. State St. in Sycamore. Pilate ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Money Smart Week kicks off

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff conducted a ribbon cutting with Kishwaukee United Way to kick off Money Smart Week ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Groundbreaking for senior pet sanctuary set

    GENOA – A local animal shelter will host a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the upcoming development of a sanctuary for pets of senior citizens.
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber View: DeKalb to pitch toward becoming America’s Best Community

    We’ve all probably been a part of a contest at some point in our lives, whether it’s a spelling bee, essay contest or science fair.
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • First National Bank offers Habitat for Humanity trip

    First National Bank will offer its Illinois customers an opportunity for a one-of-a-kind trip to Bulgaria with Habitat for Humanity to build a home fo ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Prosecutor: Hundreds of pot plants grown where 8 were killed

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Four days after the calculated killings of eight people in rural Ohio, a prosecutor revealed Monday that marijuana was found at some ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • A Washington ritual: Pentagon, Congress at odds over military bases

    WASHINGTON – The Pentagon thinks it has a winning argument for why Congress should allow a new round of military base closings. The case goes like thi ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • North Carolina LGBT law spurs demonstrations, repeal bill

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Demonstrations encircled North Carolina’s statehouse on Monday, for and against a Republican-backed law curtailing protections for LGB ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Obama boosts Islamic State fight, asks Europe to do the same

    HANNOVER, Germany – Evoking history and appealing for solidarity, President Barack Obama on Monday cast his decision to send 250 more troops to Syria ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Anti-Trump pact unites rivals on eve of primaries

    BORDEN, Ind. – Declaring the Republican presidential contest at “a fork in the road,” Ted Cruz and John Kasich defended their extraordinary new allian ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:04 am
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