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  • DeKalb County could see severe weather today

    DeKALB – DeKalb County could be in for some severe weather today. The National Weather Service Stor ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Judge will consider appointing a special prosecutor in Ridulph case

    SYCAMORE –  A judge will allow a hearing to determine whether DeKalb County State’s Attorney Richard Schmack’s involvement in a 59-year-old cold case ...
    June 21, 2016 - 10:20 pm
  • Republican senator Susan Collins seeks bipartisan support for gun deal

    WASHINGTON – A moderate Republican senator sought broad bipartisan support Tuesday for a compromise to block gun purchases by some suspected terrorist ...
    June 21, 2016 - 4:21 pm
  • Abortion, race, immigration among last Supreme Court cases

    WASHINGTON – It happens every June. The Supreme Court nears the finish line with the most contentious cases still to be resolved.
    June 21, 2016 - 1:51 pm
  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says delegates should vote their conscience on Donald Trump

    WATERTOWN, Wis. – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday he agrees that delegates to the Republican national convention should be free to vote their ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:50 pm
  • Hillary Clinton's campaign is crushing Donald Trump in fundraising

    WASHINGTON – By any measure, Donald Trump's fundraising is falling far short of his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton.
    June 21, 2016 - 9:20 am
  • Smithsonian to host 1st major U.S. Quran exhibition

    WASHINGTON – The Quran, revered by Muslims, is the centerpiece of a first-of-its-kind exhibition in the United States as the Smithsonian displays exqu ...
    June 21, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • KishHealth System honors employees for years of service

    KishHealth System, part of Northwestern Medicine, recognized employees for years of service at the 14th annual Employee Recognition Banquet, on May 10 ...
    June 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Olson presents at Orthopaedic Section meeting

    Ken Olson, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, recently presented on the treatment of neck pain at the 2016 American Ph ...
    June 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Cub of well-known Wyoming grizzly believed killed by car

    CHEYENNE, Wyo.– A car has killed the only cub believed born this year to one of a handful of Grand Teton National Park grizzly bears popular with tour ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:29 am
  • U.N. urges solutions as refugee population hits record high

    GENEVA – Imagine the entire population of France uprooted from their homes, forced to flee danger, persecution or starvation. The U.N. refugee agency ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:29 am
  • A divided Senate answers Orlando with gridlock on gun curbs

    WASHINGTON – A divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns on Monday, eight days after the horror of Orlando’s mass shooting intensi ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:25 am
  • Transcript: Gunman said he was an Islamic soldier

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando gunman Omar Mateen identified himself as an Islamic soldier in calls with authorities during his rampage and demanded to a cri ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:25 am
  • Chicago's most violent neighborhoods brace for deadly summer

    CHICAGO – Shaquisha Gibson-Posey pulls out a grisly cellphone photo of her murdered brother whenever her 15-year-old son complains of being cooped up ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:24 am
  • Sycamore City Council OKs sidewalk to nature preserve

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore City Council approved a license agreement Monday that will allow the Sycamore Park District to install a sidewalk connecting F ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:18 am
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