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  • DeKalb police give safety lesson to Camp Discover participants

    DeKALB – A group of youngsters in a DeKalb Park District summer camp got a lesson on the ABCs of bike safety Thursday.
    July 22, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Trump: America in crisis – and he’ll fix it ‘fast’

    CLEVELAND – Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering Republicans and still-skeptical voters Thursday night that as president he w ...
    July 22, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren warms to Trump

    SYCAMORE – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, said that he's warming to the idea of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States during a v ...
    July 22, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Roger Ailes out as head of Fox News, Fox Business

    NEW YORK – Roger Ailes is out as chief executive at Fox News Channel and Fox Business, his career at the networks he built from scratch and ran with a ...
    July 21, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Plane crashes into home in Joliet-Plainfield area

    JOLIET – A plane crashed late Thursday morning into a home in the Joliet-Plainfield area, destroying much of the two-story residence.
    July 22, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • Ted Cruz: I'm not a 'servile puppy dog' to Donald Trump

    CLEVELAND – A night after being booed off the Republican National Convention stage, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz remained defiant about Donald Trump Thursday, ...
    July 21, 2016 - 9:16 am
  • Florida police officer shoots black therapist; video shows him lying down in the street before being shot

    MIAMI – A Florida police officer shot and wounded an autistic man's black caretaker, authorities said, in an incident purportedly captured on cellphon ...
    July 21, 2016 - 8:49 am
  • Donald Trump says U.S. might not defend NATO allies against Russia if he's elected

    WASHINGTON – Republican nominee Donald Trump hinted at a new world order if he becomes president, saying the United States, under his leadership, migh ...
    July 21, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Little sympathy for black shooting victims at GOP convention

    CLEVELAND – In the hours after the deadly attack on police officers in Dallas, Donald Trump offered his "thoughts and prayers" for all the victims of ...
    July 21, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • U.S. unemployment applications dip to 253,000 last week

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits declined slightly last week, falling to the lowest point in 13 weeks.
    July 21, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Murder Mystery Theatre event at DeKalb library

    Help celebrate Adult Summer Reading 2016 by joining the DeKalb Public Library for an interactive murder mystery performance led by the Murder Mystery ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • At least 75 dead, missing in recent China flooding

    BEIJING – At least 75 people in northern China have died or gone missing since Monday in some of the worst flooding in years, the government said Thur ...
    July 21, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Thunderous boos for Cruz for refusing to endorse Trump

    CLEVELAND – Undercutting calls for Republican unity, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz stubbornly refused to endorse Donald Trump Wednesday night as he addressed th ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • More children are victims of Chicago's gunfire, gang battles

    CHICAGO – The Chicago mother thought she knew when it was safe to take her children outside, that she could protect them by sizing up and avoiding the ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Genoa-Kingston School District 424 seeks candidates to fill school board vacancy

    GENOA – Genoa-Kingston School District 424 is seeking a district resident to serve on its school board, which is responsible for overseeing the educat ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:29 pm
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