• Little-known Democrat tries to unseat Scott Walker

    MADISON, Wis. – Wisconsin Democrats and their allies who are trying to take out Republican Gov. Scott Walker have invested all their hopes in Mary Bur ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    MOKPO, South Korea – The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early today on suspicion ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Clinton sought GOP support for health care

    WASHINGTON – President Bill Clinton’s advisers estimated early in his term that passing a health care overhaul would require a delicate balance of Dem ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchanges

    CHICAGO – For the more than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government under President Barack Obama’s health care law, time may be running out ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • MIT honors officer slain after bombs went off

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life – and then died ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Spike in mumps cases reported across Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – Public health officials are investigating a sharp increase in the number of mumps cases recorded in central Illinois.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • DeKalb police to accept unneeded medications

    DeKALB – DeKalb residents will have the chance April 26 to safely and anonymously dispose of prescription medications.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • April 18 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 ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Black to ask judge to reduce prison sentence

    SYCAMORE – Benjamin Black’s attorney will ask a judge Thursday to reduce his 12-year prison sentence for having heroin in his system during a crash th ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Democrats: Illinois schools could face major cuts

    SPRINGFIELD – Most of Illinois’ 860 school districts would see cuts in funding if the state’s temporary tax increase is rolled back as scheduled, acco ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Grieving parents use painful story to reach out

    SYCAMORE – Jill and Brad Caldwell of Sycamore wanted the whole world to know when Jill got pregnant.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Waterman man accused of beating, choking girlfriend

    SYCAMORE – A 24-year-old Waterman man accused of beating his live-in girlfriend was charged with violating an order of protection for allegedly callin ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Lenten season ends with celebration of Easter

    DeKALB – Caroline Quinlan relishes a long Easter Vigil on Saturday night filled with readings, traditional prayers and communion.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

    YORK, Pa. – A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Man charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After nearly a month of reports of gunshots being fired at vehicles and more than 100 tips, authorities announced charges Friday ag ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:11 pm
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