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  • U.S. is sending 200 more troops to Syria to battle IS

    MANAMA, Bahrain – U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Saturday that as many as 200 more American troops are being sent to Syria to help Kurdish and ...
    NEW: Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • At least 45,000 homeless after Aceh quake in Indonesia

    JAKARTA, Indonesia – At least 45,000 people have been displaced by the powerful earthquake that hit Indonesia's Aceh province, authorities said Saturd ...
    NEW: Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Warehouse fire survivor: People 'dying right in front of me'

    OAKLAND, Calif. – To set foot in the Ghost Ship on a party night was to pass through the doors of an old warehouse and enter an exotic world glowing w ...
    NEW: Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • New charges against gymnastics instructor

    SYCAMORE – A Sycamore gymnastics instructor charged with inappropriately touching a 9-year-old girl at the gym where he worked is accused of new offen ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Local Toys for Tots drive big winner at basketball fundraiser

    DeKALB – Huntley and Clinton Rosette Middle School staff squared off against DeKalb’s police and fire departments Friday in the second annual Holiday ...
    Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Jerry Smith says he plans run for DeKalb mayor

    DeKALB – Jerry Smith, a former executive director of the DeKalb County Community Foundation and a longtime community leader, says he plans to run for ...
    Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Churches vow to offer sanctuary to people in U.S. illegally

    BROCKTON, Mass. – Hundreds of houses of worship are offering sanctuary to people who could face deportation if President-elect Donald Trump follows th ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • Story of Trump letting homeless woman live in hotel is false

    NEW YORK – The Trump Organization says there's no validity to a video in which a woman claims Republican President-elect Donald Trump has allowed her ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • President Obama orders review of election hacking

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review on the election-season hacking that rattled the presi ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Big business warns Donald Trump against mass deportation

    WASHINGTON – Still grappling with Donald Trump's surprise election, the nation's business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to aband ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Somonauk church schedules ornament party

    Everyone is invited to a Community Christmas Ornament Making Party scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Fellowship Hall at St. John’s L ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Maple Park church plans Christmas cookie sale

    St. Mary’s of Maple Park will host its annual Christmas cookie sale from 9 to 11 a.m. Dec. 17, or until sold out, at St. Mary’s Novak Center, 123 S. C ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Congregation Beth Shalom hosts holiday shop

    Hanukkah begins this year on the evening of Dec. 24. To get ready for the holiday, Congregation Beth Shalom’s Hanukkah Shop will be open Sunday.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa Community Choir to perform next weekend

    The Genoa Community Choir will present its Christmas cantata, "Winter's Grace," composed by Joseph M. Martin, at the 5:30 p.m. service Saturday and th ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Glad Tidings schedules hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing on at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The public is invited.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
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