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  • Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe: I followed the law in accepting donations

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Tuesday he is confident he followed the law in accepting donations that now appear to be part of ...
    NEW: May 25, 2016 - 9:44 am
  • Female CEOs see pay rise, but numbers remain small

    For the second year in a row, female CEOs earned more than their male counterparts and received bigger raises. But only a small sliver of the largest ...
    NEW: May 25, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Anti-Donald Trump protests turn violent outside New Mexico rally

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, protesters in New Mexico opposing Donald Trump's candidacy thre ...
    May 25, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Cuba to legalize small, medium-sized private businesses

    HAVANA – Cuba announced Tuesday that it will legalize small- and medium-sized private businesses in a move that could significantly expand private ent ...
    May 24, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Hawaii could be first state to put gun owners in federal database

    HONOLULU – Hawaii could become the first state in the U.S. to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island ...
    May 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Bill Cosby is ordered to stand trial in sex case in Pennsylvania

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. – She called him "Mr. Cosby" and considered him a trusted friend and mentor.But 20 m ...
    May 24, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Trump says he’s seeking donations on GOP request

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump holds his first presidential fundraisers this week. The events directly benefit his campaign, but he doesn’t see it that way.
    May 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Book World planning to open location in DeKalb shopping center

    DeKALB – After more than a year without a bookstore, one could be opening to the DeKalb area.Book Wo ...
    May 24, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • May 25 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 24, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Police continue to investigate bomb threat at Clinton Rosette Middle School

    DeKALB – Local police said they are sharing information with the Illinois State Police and FBI regarding a bomb threat that was called in Monday to a ...
    May 24, 2016 - 11:05 pm
  • DeKalb police warn of power supplier phone scam

    DeKALB – Police are warning residents about a phone scam involving power companies.The calls attempt ...
    May 24, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • Sycamore School District 427 OKs impact fee reduction

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore School District 427 board voted, 6-1, Tuesday to reduce the amount of impact fees it collects.
    May 24, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • Social service providers join forces to help vulnerable DeKalb families

    DeKALB – With the end of the school year approaching, two dozen social service agencies teamed up Tuesday with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to help ...
    May 24, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Illinois bill pushes for legal aid for juveniles in murder cases

    SPRINGFIELD – A lawyer would have to be present when police question juveniles younger than 15 in murder or sex offense investigations under a measure ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:40 pm
  • Family of teen, 15, shot by Chicago police in 2013 asks for FBI investigation

    CHICAGO – The family of a teenager shot to death by Chicago police in 2013 is asking for an FBI investigation after seeing surveillance video that cap ...
    May 24, 2016 - 9:39 pm
  • Reader Poll

    If a new bookstore opens in DeKalb, will you shop there?
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    Yes, occasionally
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