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  • 3 former Christie allies charged in bridge scandal

    NEWARK, N.J. – Federal prosecutors brought charges Friday against three former allies of Gov. Chris Christie – but not Christie himself – in the Georg ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Blues legend reports he’s in hospice at home

    LAS VEGAS – Blues legend B.B. King is telling fans he’s in hospice care at home in Las Vegas.The 89- ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Black moms wonder if lost babies are still alive

    ST. LOUIS – Eighteen black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died soon after birth at a St. Louis hospital now wonder if the infan ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Poll: Doubts about Clinton’s honesty after email scandal

    WASHINGTON – Americans appear to be suspicious of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s honesty, and even many Democrats are only lukewarm about her presidential c ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Nearly a week after quake, Nepal still needs tents, food

    KATHMANDU, Nepal – Nearly a week after a massive earthquake killed more than 6,200 people and collapsed buildings, temples and homes, Nepal still urge ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • May Day rallies also address police brutality, race

    LOS ANGELES – Hundreds marched and rallied in U.S. cities on Friday to demand more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality af ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Audit finds bridges went without inspections

    SPRINGFIELD – A state auditor’s report says some Illinois bridges are not being inspected as often as they should be by the state’s Department of Tran ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Illinois clears major hurdle for Obama library in Chicago

    CHICAGO – One of the remaining obstacles to building Barack Obama’s presidential library in his hometown of Chicago fell away when Illinois Gov. Bruce ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Six officers charged in death of Freddie Gray

    BALTIMORE – Rage turned to relief in Baltimore on Friday when the city’s top prosecutor charged six police officers with felonies ranging from assault ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Districts in Illinois add cyberbullying to behavior under schools’ purview

    These days, what happens on the computer can ripple throughout school hallways and classrooms.It’s b ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Fundraiser brings robots, cars to DeKalb High School parking lot

    DeKALB – DeKalb High School senior Garrett Farnum stood in his school parking lot along with a group of his friends while waiting to test drive a vehi ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • DeKalb Public Library to host concert, discussion

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St., will host a concert and discussion celebrating the spirit of Motown music and its influence on soul, ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Tips sought on attempted break-in near Sandwich

    SANDWICH – Crime Stoppers is seeking information on an attempted residential burglary in rural Sandwich.
    May 1, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Sycamore City Council to discuss sober-living house again

    SYCAMORE – The city of Sycamore and DeKalb County have reignited talks regarding the county’s proposal to use a home in the city as a sober living fac ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • May 2 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 ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:54 pm
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