61°FFairFull Forecast


  • Donald Trump says he and Mexican leader discussed wall, not payment

    MEXICO CITY – Standing alongside the president of Mexico, a measured Donald Trump on Wednesday defended the right of the United States to build a mass ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • Kingston man gets probation for attempting to frame wife with drugs, gun

    SYCAMORE – A Kingston man who paid others to plant drugs and a handgun in his estranged wife's car in 2014 t was sentenced Wednesday to three years of ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 3:34 pm
  • Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff ousted from office by Senate

    BRASILIA, Brazil – Brazil's Senate on Wednesday voted to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office, the culmination of a yearlong fight that paralyz ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Mexico wonders why its president is meeting with Donald Trump

    MEXICO CITY – Mexico has awakened to the news that President Enrique Pena Nieto is going to meet with Republican candidate Donald Trump Wednesday, and ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 8:26 am
  • At least 9 dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

    TOKYO – At least nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home was flooded in northern Japan after Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains on th ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Trump to make quick trip to Mexico before immigration speech

    EVERETT, Wash. – In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Agriculture closes offices in 5 states after threats

    WASHINGTON – The Agriculture Department said Tuesday that it had closed offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats it considered serious ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Maine's LePage: Reports of my political demise 'greatly exaggerated'

    AUGUSTA, Maine – Outspoken Republican Gov. Paul LePage, amid political pressure and calls for his resignation, on Tuesday suggested he might be consid ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Hopes for criminal justice overhaul fade

    WASHINGTON – Hopes for overhauling the nation’s criminal justice system have faded in Congress this year, undercut by a rash of summer shootings invol ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Tourism spending in DeKalb County hits $91.3 million

    DeKALB – Visitor spending in DeKalb County hit an all-time high of $91.3 million last year, bringing in $7.47 million in state and local tax revenue.
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Distemper afflicts DeKalb raccoons

    DeKALB – An ailment known for making raccoons act like zombies is spreading among the local population, specifically in DeKalb, local wildlife experts ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • After 6th DUI, Sandwich man sentenced to 4 years in prison

    SYCAMORE – A Sandwich man has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to a reduced charge for having multiple convictions for dri ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • Book World to open Wednesday in DeKalb

    DeKALB – The city once again has an operating book store with independent retailer Book World’s grand opening.
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

    BEIRUT – The Islamic State group said Tuesday that its spokesman and senior commander has been killed while overseeing military operations in northern ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Good boy! Dogs really do know what you're saying, study suggests

    BERLIN – Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: Man's best friend really does understand some of what we'r ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • Reader Poll

    Have you ever had to call animal control for a wildlife problem?