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  • Trump rejects 'phony' polls, insists 'we are winning'

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energiz ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • For some low-income workers, retirement is only a dream

    CHICAGO – It was a striking image. A photo of an 89-year-old man hunched over, struggling to push his cart with frozen treats.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Oct. 25 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 ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • DeKalb to host parking restrictions open house

    The city of DeKalb will hold a parking restrictions open house for residents from the 5th and 7th wards from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the City Council ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Raises, increased starting salary part of new Genoa police contract

    GENOA – A three-year labor contract between the city of Genoa and its police union will give officers a 9 percent raise over a three-year period, usin ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Elgin man faces gun charges after allegedly shooting at vehicles

    DeKALB – An Elgin man faces felony gun charges in connection with an incident where someone fired multiple shots, including one that hit a car full of ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Changes suggested to make DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport more self-sufficient

    DeKALB – City leaders will be looking at some structural changes to lower costs at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport, as well as ways to bring in ne ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Firefighters investigate Waterman fire

    WATERMAN – Firefighters from several area departments were called to a garage fire Sunday on Crego Road.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Pakistani officials say 48 police trainees killed in attack

    QUETTA, Pakistan – Gunmen stormed a police training center late Monday in Pakistan's restive Baluchistan province and detonated explosive vests, killi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • Clinton, Warren join forces in campaign's final stretch

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Joining forces in the presidential campaign's final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Mond ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Photos: Pictures of the Week Oct. 16 - Oct. 22

    The week in photographs from the Daily Chronicle, as seen by our photographers. ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • Low-cost pet vaccine clinic scheduled in Somonauk

    Spay Illinois will host a low-cost pet vaccine clinic from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, at Lake Holiday Lodge, 283 Easy St. in Somonauk,.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bill Murray accepts humor prize after gentle roast

    WASHINGTON – In an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touc ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats

    DURHAM, N.C. – Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping De ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Overjoyed Chicago Cubs fans turn attention to World Series

    CHICAGO – With a mix of euphoria, relief and disbelief, long-suffering Cubs fans are shaking off superstitions and setting their sights on the team’s ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:22 am
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