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  • Deal delays eviction threat for San Francisco nuns

    SAN FRANCISCO – Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.
    NEW: Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Ill. to close youth correctional facility

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration announced Friday it will close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee, news that delighted a civi ...
    NEW: Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Two 15-year-old girls fatally shot at Phoenix-area school

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Two 15-year-old girls died Friday in a shooting at a suburban Phoenix high school that initially caused panic among parents who coul ...
    NEW: Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • ‘Finally’: Francis meets Russian Orthodox leader

    HAVANA – With a hug and an exclamation of “Finally,” Pope Francis met Friday with Patriarch Kirill in the first-ever meeting between a pontiff and the ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Feb. 13 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 ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • County, NIU CGS, DCEDC seeking community input

    DeKALB – Community stakeholders in DeKalb County are seeking to develop a shared vision among residents and their governments throughout the county to ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • New owner plans upgrades at Cortland Estates

    DeKALB – The Cortland Estates apartment community in Cortland will get some rehab and upgrades, its new owners have announced.
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Taking love as it unfolds: After 58 years, the O’Kanes still are head-over-heals

    SYCAMORE – Jim and Maxine O’Kane are kids in love. Black-and-white photos of decades spent together ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • DeKalb's Enharmonic Fusion takes 1st in a cappella Midwest quarterfinal

    DeKALB – When Katie Hagaman was a kid, she knew she wanted to be an a cappella singer like her brother, so as soon as she hit DeKalb High School, she ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Former DeKalb priest faces sex abuse charges

    An Aurora priest and former DeKalb minster remained at the Kane County jail Friday on criminal sexual abuse charges.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:45 pm
  • Paul Ryan lays out budget options to divided House Republicans

    WASHINGTON – Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday delivered a message to conservatives unhappy with last year's pact with President Barack Obama that boosted s ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • Election 2016: John Kasich works to assure South Carolina of conservative record

    NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential primary hoping to build on a strong showing in ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • U.S. retail sales rise as consumers shrug off stock price drop

    WASHINGTON – U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shopping despite sharp drops in stock prices.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders on health care, donors

    WASHINGTON – In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 8:31 am
  • Pritchard honored by park districts

    State Rep. Bob Pritchard, R-Hinckley, was one of four individuals named "Legislator of the Year" during the Illinois Association of Park Districts con ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 5:30 am
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