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  • Study finds equality between sexes at moment of conception

    NEW YORK – Every year, slightly more boy babies than girl babies are born worldwide. But back when sperm meets egg, the two sexes are conceived in equ ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • Saudi-led forces strike Yemen rebels, blockade ports

    SANAA, Yemen – Saudi-led naval forces imposed a blockade on Yemen’s ports as coalition airstrikes Monday repelled an advance on the southern port city ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Crash at Fort Meade leaves 1 dead

    FORT MEADE, Md. – Two men dressed as women smashed a stolen car into a police vehicle after they disobeyed commands at the closely guarded gates of th ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • Surplus symbols: How many state bugs and beans do we need?

    CONCORD, N.H. – Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam share a common bond: Each is a treasured member of the ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Prosecution rests its in Boston bombing case

    BOSTON – Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • 2 decades after crash, family gets new TV show

    CHICAGO – A new TV show is set to focus on the grandchildren of a couple who lost six kids in a 1994 van crash that was linked to the investigation an ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • An apple a day may not keep the doctor away, study says

    CHICAGO – An apple a day doesn’t necessarily keep the doctor away. That’s according to proverb-busting research that found daily apple eaters had just ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Federal agents charged with stealing currency

    SAN FRANCISCO – Two former federal agents were charged with fraud in the theft of digital currency during an investigation into an online black market ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:20 pm
  • UnitedHealth bulks up for drug cost battle

    SCHAUMBURG – The nation’s largest health insurer, UnitedHealth, will muscle up for its fight against rising prescription drug costs by spending more t ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Officials: Slow justice at fault in Chicago man's long con

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Attorney General’s office sued the owner of a Chicago remodeling company almost 30 years ago, accusing him of taking money from ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Duckworth makes video announcement for 2016 Senate bid

    CHICAGO – Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois announced Monday she’s running for U.S. Senate in 2016, setting up a high-profile challenge ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Alcohol, speed factors in Kingston man's fatal crash

    KIRKLAND – Alcohol and high speed led to a fatal crash that killed a 25-year-old Kingston man early Monday, authorities said.
    March 31, 2015 - 9:16 am
  • Hinckley Village Board, residents discuss investing in pharmacy

    HINCKLEY– Several community members and some of the Village of Hinckley trustees expressed mixed reactions to a proposed pharmacy that was discussed d ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • March 31 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 ...
    March 30, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • goBoodle helps budding investors

    DeKALB – Ron Milner said he didn’t have much growing up with three brothers and a sister on the South Side of Chicago.
    March 30, 2015 - 10:46 pm
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