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  • Health officials prepare for Zika, but local efforts tight

    HOUSTON – The poorest parts of Houston remind Dr. Peter Hotez of some of the neighborhoods in Latin America hardest hit by Zika.
    June 30, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • New laws on abortion set to take effect around the country

    New laws targeting abortion are set to take effect Friday in about one-fifth of the states, initiating another wave of restrictions just days after th ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • DeKalb electronics recycling to resume in August

    DeKALB – The city’s electronics recycling program will resume Aug. 6 with a new vendor.DC Trash will ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Shabbona man charged with 48 counts of sexual assault of a child

    SHABBONA – A judge will set bond today for a 72-year-old Shabbona man accused of sexually assaulting at least two children over the course of three ye ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Police arrest DeKalb man after gun, ammo, pot found in home

    SYCAMORE – Police said they found marijuana, a handgun and ammunition in the home of a DeKalb man who admitted he planned to sell the drugs, and was b ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • DeKalb Sanitary District waiving connection fees

    DeKALB – Because of slow population growth in the city, the DeKalb Sanitary District announced it would waive certain sewer and water connection fees ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Prosecutors ask judge to dismiss William Curl's appeal

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors want a judge to dismiss the latest appeal from the man who pleaded guilty in the 2010 murder of 18-year-old Northern Illinois U ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Budget uncertainty reigns as fiscal 2017 looms

    DeKALB – As lawmakers in Springfield continue to negotiate a stopgap state spending plan, local human services providers and higher education leaders ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • DeKalb religious groups gather for interfaith Orlando vigil

    DeKALB – Peace, salaam, shalom – those were the words repeated purposefully Wednesday in different accents, from people of all skin colors, across a s ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said Clinton didn't want emails accessible to 'anybody'

    WASHINGTON – Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the State Department emails that she sent ...
    June 29, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • GOP shifting to become the anti-trade party

    DENVER – Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, downscale whit ...
    June 29, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • 'Move on' from Benghazi? Republicans say it's unlikely

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton says it's "time to move on" after a congressional report on the deadly 2012 Benghazi attacks accused the Obama administra ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:06 am
  • U.S. consumer spending posts healthy gain in May

    WASHINGTON – Americans went shopping this spring, increasing their spending in May for the second straight month and delivering good news for economic ...
    June 29, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Donald Trump gets rock-bottom ratings in international survey

    WASHINGTON – A new multi-nation survey finds that confidence in Donald Trump's ability to manage foreign policy should he become U.S. president is roc ...
    June 29, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Judge orders Illinois to add PTSD to medical marijuana list

    CHICAGO – Illinois must add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of diseases eligible for medical marijuana treatment, a Cook County judge order ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:17 pm
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