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  • Illinois medical marijuana rules drop gun language

    CHICAGO – Illinois regulators finalizing the state's conditions for medical marijuana have removed a proposed rule that would have barred legal gun ow ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Emanuel urges Illinois to OK $100M for Obama museum

    CHICAGO – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is urging Illinois lawmakers to devote $100 million in state funds to help bring President Barack Obama's preside ...
    NEW: April 17, 2014 - 10:41 am
  • Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

    MOKPO, South Korea – An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of peop ...
    April 17, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race

    BOSTON – The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while or ...
    April 17, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine – The turmoil in Ukraine dominated the European landscape Thursday, as three protesters were killed in a clash in southern Ukraine, ...
    April 17, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Rutherford returns $30 million in unclaimed money

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois state Treasurer Dan Rutherford says his office has returned nearly $30 million in previously unclaimed property to 15,000 owner ...
    April 17, 2014 - 8:36 am
  • Man accused in southwestern Ill. heroin death

    EDWARDSVILLE – A southwestern Illinois man is accused of homicide in connection with a woman's deadly heroin overdose in January.
    April 17, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 p.m. Apr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • DeKalb County improves in health, wellness rankings

    DeKALB – DeKalb resident Jackie Brown has lost more than 90 pounds since giving birth to her son in July 2011.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park purchase approved by DeKalb County Board

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore resident Jose Hernandez saw more Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park residents than ever before during Wednesday evening’s DeKalb C ...
    April 17, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Metra files reveal years of political patronage

    CHICAGO – Files documenting a lengthy history of political patronage hiring at the Chicago area’s Metra commuter rail agency reveal that some of Illin ...
    April 16, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Cause of DeKalb kitchen fire remains unknown

    DeKALB – The cause of a kitchen fire Wednesday in a DeKalb home remains unknown as fire crews continue to investigate the incident.
    April 16, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Obama, Biden announce $600M for job grants

    OAKDALE, Pa. – Emphasizing skills training as key to a growing middle class, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced $600 million in competitive ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Marathon organizers confident of safe race

    BOSTON – The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while or ...
    UPDATED: April 17, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Public comment sought at hearing on ComEd power line project

    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold a public hearing April 24 in Elgin to hear comments on ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway project, a proposal to ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:40 am
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