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  • Elgin man gets 15-year sentence for drug sale

    ELGIN – A 30-year-old Elgin man has been handed a 15-year prison sentence for selling cocaine near a public park.
    April 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Pre-marathon festivities go on with tight security

    BOSTON – In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston.Families celebrated East ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • April 20 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 ...
    April 21, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Police: 6 people injured in Easter party shooting

    MONTGOMERY– Authorities said six people were injured in a shooting at an Easter party in suburban Chicago.
    April 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith "to the ends of the Earth" as he presided over an Easter V ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • 10 more bodies found inside sunken ferry by divers

    MOKPO, South Korea – Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats

    WASHINGTON – As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will confront a region that’s warily watching the crisis in Ukraine t ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Documents detail another delayed GM recall

    DETROIT – General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaint ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • National energy boom blurs political battle lines

    DENVER – The U.S. energy boom is blurring the traditional political battle lines across the country.
    April 19, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • Ill. GOP officials who wanted Brady out replaced

    SPRINGFIELD – A crop of Republican officials who wanted to oust former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady for his statements supporting same-sex marriage ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Photos: Easter Egg Hunt

    Images from an Easter Egg Hunt that lasted a mere minute. ...
    April 19, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Week in Photos April 13 to 19, 2014

    Our favorite images from this week. ...
    April 21, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Week in Photos April 6 to 12, 2014

    Our favorite images from last week. ...
    April 19, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Stromberg: On Russian TV, Snowden humiliates himself

    The Edward Snowden leaks were not wholly contemptible. Unlike – it’s now thoroughly clear – Edward Snowden himself.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning deliver ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:33 pm
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