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  • Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster

    NEW YORK – Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star W ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:20 am
  • Beijing air pollution reaches hazardous levels

    BEIJING – Schools in Beijing were ordered to keep students indoors Tuesday after record-breaking air pollution in the Chinese capital soared to up to ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:13 am
  • Turkey won’t apologize to Russia over downing warplane

    Turkey won’t apologize to Russia for shooting down a warplane operating over Syria, the Turkish prime minister said Monday, stressing that the militar ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:12 am
  • '12 Days of Christmas' items top $34K, up 0.6 percent

    PITTSBURGH – Lords a-leaping is the U.S. economy slow to recover!The cost of 10 lords a-leaping incr ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:09 am
  • World leaders gather to try to save Earth from overheating

    LE BOURGET, France –With dramatic vows to save future generations from an overheated planet, the largest gathering ever of world leaders began two wee ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:08 am
  • Dec. 1 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 ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • DeKalb School District 428’s board will hold meeting today

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428’s board will meet at 7 p.m. to discuss the 2015 tax levy and a potential military club for DeKalb High School, amo ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • KishHealth System Cancer Center sets open house

    SANDWICH – KishHealth System Cancer Center is celebrating the opening of its new facility with an open house for the community from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Dec ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • DeKalb man faces felony domestic battery charges

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man faces felony charges after police said he trespassed on University Village property and beat a woman and child.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • WLBK to kickoff annual Freezin’ For Food event

    DeKALB – WLBK radio host T.D. Ryan will camp out in the Target shopping center parking lot on Sycamore Road to benefit local food pantries this week.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Pettengells’ disciplinary hearing set to continue

    DeKALB – The disciplinary hearing for two DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office employees accused of violating departmental policies in a fatal high-speed ch ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • Sycamore theater celebrates 90th birthday

    SYCAMORE – From silent film stars on the silver screen to the action-packed adventures of today’s movie industry – a lot has changed over the past 90 ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Illinois budget woes: Nonprofits' programs shrinking as impasse continues

    DeKALB – Few lawmakers are holding out hope that today’s meeting between the governor and the state’s legislative leaders will move the budget needle, ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • DeKalb County primary races taking shape

    DeKALB – Virginia Sherrod made it to the elections division of DeKalb County Clerk Doug Johnson’s office with only minutes to spare Monday, as the dea ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Prosecutors charge 4 in shooting of Minneapolis protesters

    MINNEAPOLIS – Four men were charged Monday in last week's shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:12 pm
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