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  • Insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls

    CHICAGO – The Obama administration will promote health insurance coverage at shopping malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through the busies ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • New Lincoln museum exhibit has bed where he died

    SPRINGFIELD – A new exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln museum is offering visitors a glimpse at some of the most significant and historic items in the pre ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • FBI data show thousands of gun sales beat checks

    BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system – 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a d ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Colorado mastodon bones show ancient, warmer Earth

    DENVER – A trove of ancient bones from gigantic animals discovered in the Colorado mountains is providing scientists with a fascinating look at what h ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Mo. grand jury papers full of contrary details

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was lying face-down when Officer Darren Wilson finished h ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • After 1 month, U.S. Ebola monitors are finding no cases

    NEW YORK – For three weeks, Dr. John Fankhauser and his family lived in two RVs in a meadow in North Carolina. Their isolation was interrupted each mo ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Sycamore's sex offender son accused of sex abuse

    SYCAMORE – Days after convicted sex offender Ronald J. Bieberitz Sr. was arrested for allegedly violating prohibitions on contact with children, DeKal ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Best DeKalb holiday lights can win awards

    DeKalb residents and businesses that spend extra time and effort on their holiday decorations will ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Sycamore man accused of attacking ex-girlfriend

    SYCAMORE – Jose A. Cedillo decided to stop by his ex-girlfriend’s home to surprise her for her birthday, then attacked her and another man who was the ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • DeKalb students help family of boy facing heart surgery

    DeKALB – This Thanksgiving, Charles Spearman is thankful for the support, prayers and consideration that the community has given to his 6-year-old ste ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Some immigrants get Social Security, Medicare benefits under Obama's actions

    WASHINGTON – Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits Under President Obama's new executive actions would be eligible ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Thanksgiving travelers greeted by cheap gas, storms

    Some holiday travelers are giving thanks for the cheapest gas prices in years. But that's cold comfort to those beating a path through stormy weather, ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • White House veto threat shelves possible tax plan

    WASHINGTON – A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:41 am
  • St. Charles Mayor suspends Filling Station late night permit from Dec. 1-Jan. 1

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three straight days and its 2 a.m. late night permit on hol ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:11 am
  • Lindenhurst man killed in Route 120 crash near Volo

    VOLO – A Lindenhurst man died Tuesday in a five-vehicle crash along Route 120, the Lake County Coroner's Office said.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:08 am
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