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  • 7 women's bodies found in Gary, Indiana; confessed killer in custody

    GARY, Ind. – Police investigating the slayings of seven northwestern Indiana women whose bodies were found over the weekend said Monday it could be th ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Next Illinois governor debate: Things to Watch from Pat Quinn, Bruce Rauner

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner are gearing up for their third and likely final televised debate Monday, lock ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • Dallas officials: 120 still on Ebola monitoring

    DALLAS – Texas health officials say 120 people are still being monitored for possible infection with Ebola because they may have had contact with one ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Police: Chicago woman killed by stray bullet

    CHICAGO – Cook County authorities say an 18-year-old woman has died after being shot by a stray bullet while sitting in a Chicago apartment.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:32 am
  • Illinois voters to face a rare 5 ballot questions

    CHICAGO – When Illinois voters cast ballots for the November election, they will have a rare opportunity to weigh in on nearly half a dozen hot-button ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • President urges Quinn supporters to vote early

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama returned to his hometown Sunday in a bid to whip up support for Gov. Pat Quinn, as Democrats fight to hold control of ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Early voting starts today

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb resident Patricia McKinley has been closely following the county clerk and recorder’s race and the attorney general race for this ye ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Genoa Township voters to be asked about corruption measure

    GENOA – Genoa Township voters will take a stance on limiting money’s influence on politics Nov. 4 as part of a national organization’s anti-corruption ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Pope beatifies Paul VI at remarkable synod's end

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • Indiana police detain man in deaths of 4 women

    HAMMOND, Ind. – An Indiana man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a Motel 6 and told police where the bodies of three more women cou ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team

    ATLANTA – Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear “with no skin showing,” a top federal he ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm ca ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

    OSIJEK, Croatia – Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after being forc ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:34 pm
  • Promise Fund accepting applications starting today

    SYCAMORE – Funds are available to supplement projects that aid marginalized and underserved populations in the county.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:05 pm
  • State Sen. Biss to visit DeKalb on Thursday

    DeKALB – Illinois State Sen. Daniel Biss will visit DeKalb on Thursday to discuss open access. Biss ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:05 pm
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