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  • Drug-induced homicide charge issued in Sycamore overdose death

    SYCAMORE – Hours before he died this spring, Chuck Williams bought heroin outside a Sycamore hotel from a man who had graduated from the same drug cou ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:14 pm
  • Ukrainian fighter jets shot down by pro-Russian rebels

    KHARKIV, Ukraine – Two military aircraft carrying the first bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash left the embattled plains of eastern Ukra ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Kerry cites progress in Gaza cease-fire talks

    JERUSALEM – Offering the first glimmer of hope for a Gaza cease-fire, the United States on Wednesday said negotiations to broker a truce between Israe ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • July 22 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 ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Fourth Street Family Fun Fest highlights area businesses

    DeKALB – Matt Duffy hopes the Fourth Street Family Fun Fest reminds people that there are businesses on south Fourth Street in DeKalb.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Quinn signs $1B plan for road repair in Illinois

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair and improve Illin ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Plane crash bodies removed from war zone

    KHARKIV, Ukraine – A train bearing the dead from the downed Malaysian airliner finally reached Ukrainian government-held territory Tuesday, but the pr ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory ru ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    JERUSALEM – A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as av ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Facebook helps DeKalb police catch burglary suspect

    DeKALB – When Israel Valenzuela-Piedra saw an incriminating photo of himself carrying items from Wal-Mart on DeKalb police’s Facebook page, he decided ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Corrections

    • In Barry Schrader's "DeKalb County Life" column, which appeared on page A2 of Tuesday's Daily Chronicle, Potawatomi Prairie Band Nation Tribal Counc ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • DeKalb, NIU focus on long-term collaboration

    DeKALB – DeKalb Mayor John Rey believes being hopeful about the city of DeKalb is not enough to make it a vibrant college community.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Sycamore Park District OKs putting tax hike referendum on ballot

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore voters will see a referendum for the Sycamore Park District on their ballots this November.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Photos: Fourth Street Family Fun Fest

    Images from Tuesday's event. ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Quinn's running mate blasts Rauner budget plan

    DeKALB – In a visit Tuesday to DeKalb, Democratic lieutenant-governor candidate Paul Vallas blasted Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:12 pm
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