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  • House Democrats unveil budget matching Obama’s tax increases

    WASHINGTON – House Democrats Monday unveiled a $3.7 trillion budget plan for next year that mirrors President Barack Obama’s call for $1.8 trillion in ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Barb City Bagels welcomed

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff hosted a ribbon-cutting celebrating the grand opening of Barb City Bagels (formerl ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Genoa Super Wash winner announced

    Genoa Super Wash, 360 Route 23, Genoa, recently held a drawing for one person to win a year’s worth of free automatic car wash tokens, a value of more ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Israel’s democracy questioned

    JERUSALEM – Is Israel a democracy? The answer is not so straightforward, and it increasingly matters given the diplomatic fallout over hardliner Benja ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Police: No evidence of gang rape at University of Virginia

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A five-month police investigation into an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia that Rolling Stone magazine described ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • U.S. drillers scrambling to thwart OPEC threat

    NEW YORK – OPEC and lower global oil prices delivered a one-two punch to the drillers in North Dakota and Texas who brought the U.S. one of the bigges ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Justices struggle with free speech case over license plates

    WASHINGTON – In a dispute over a proposed Confederate battle flag license plate, the Supreme Court struggled Monday to balance worries about governmen ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Supreme Court considers impact of disability law on police

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Monday seemed skeptical that the nation’s disabilities law requires police to take special precautions when arrestin ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Farmers fund research to breed gluten-free wheat

    WICHITA, Kan. – Kansas farmers are paying for genetic research to figure out exactly why some people struggle to digest wheat.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Cruz targets conservatives as he starts White House run

    LYNCHBURG, Va. – Launching his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas asked Christian conservative voters to imagine a ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • March 24 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 23, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • The Trading Post in Genoa not your average antique store

    DeKALB – When the idea of opening an antique store came to Genoa resident Susan Castle, she decided to run with it.
    March 23, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Atheist to speak on church, state separation at NIU

    DeKALB – Dan Barker, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, will speak Wednesday at the Northern Illinois University campus about the s ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • DeKalb County home prices up as inventory falls

    DeKALB – DeKalb County home sales increased 20.9 percent in February as prices increased and the inventory of homes for sale declined.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Snow might not be season’s last in DeKalb County

    The calendar says spring, but the weather still says winter – 3 to 6 inches of snow fell across portions of DeKalb County on Monday, creating slippery ...
    March 23, 2015 - 11:03 pm
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