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  • Governors stress home quarantine for Ebola workers

    NEWARK, N.J. – A nurse who protested being kept in a tent in New Jersey over the weekend despite lacking symptoms after caring for Ebola patients in W ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • Third student dies in Washington school shooting

    MARYSVILLE, Wash. – A 14-year-old girl who was wounded when a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school has died, raising the death to ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • U.S. official urges allies to combat ISIS ideology

    KUWAIT CITY – The United States is pressing Arab nations and other allies to do more to counter the Islamic State group's slick propaganda campaign, w ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • U.S. pending home sales rise modestly in September

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up only slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mort ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Plane makes emergency landing in Illinois field

    LIBERTY – A twin-propeller airplane has made an emergency landing in a western Illinois soybean field after running out of fuel.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Syria activists say Kobani death toll passes 800

    MURSITPINAR, Turkey – A Syrian activist group said Sunday that the death toll in 40 days of fighting in and around the northern Syrian border town of ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • George P. Bush says dad 'moving forward' on 2016

    WASHINGTON – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is "moving forward" on a potential 2016 White House run and it appears more likely he will enter the Republi ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Christie says GOP could win in Obama states

    WASHINGTON – Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday said Republicans had positioned themselves to succeed in gubernatorial races in Democratic-leaning states c ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Rauner firm oversight a focus of governor race

    CHICAGO – In the race for Illinois governor, no one quibbles with the fact that Republican Bruce Rauner has been financially successful in the private ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • 200 Illinois National Guard members return home

    SPRINGFIELD – More than 200 Illinois National Guard soldiers who served in Kuwait are back home.Cere ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Illinois prosecutes gas stations evading sales tax

    CHICAGO – Illinois officials said crackdown on gas station owners accused of evading state sales taxes has recovered more than $100 million.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • New home test shakes up colon cancer screening

    Starting today, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that’s noninvasive and doesn’t require the icky pre ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Hazing trial starts for 4 FAMU band members

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida A & M University's Marching 100 had played at a Super Bowl and before U.S. presidents. But one of the nation's most-celebrated ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Information sought on Sycamore hotel burglary

    SYCAMORE – Crime Stoppers is looking for information regarding a man who recently stole money from a Sycamore hotel.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb council to discuss enterprise zone area plans

    DeKALB – DeKalb residents have a chance during the DeKalb City Council meeting tonight to comment on the enterprise zone proposed for DeKalb County.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:31 am
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