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  • Kirk ads attacking Duckworth omit key facts

    CHICAGO – In his fight to keep his U.S. Senate seat, Republican Mark Kirk has repeatedly criticized Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s service as ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Principal works to counteract hazing at DeKalb High School

    DeKALB – New DeKalb High School Principal Michele Albano said she was shocked by a traditional hazing of freshmen this week. So she decided to counter ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Regional school board will vote on annexing properties to D-427

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Regional Board of School Trustees on Monday will consider a request from several property owners who want to deannex their propert ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Clerk plans forum to explain job Saturday

    DeKALB -- The city clerk is hosting a public forum Saturday to let residents know about what her job entails.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Roy Moore, Alabama Chief Justice, off bench for defying feds on gay marriage

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore's defiance of federal court rulings on gay marriage violated judicial ethics, a disciplinary court ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Sandwich man found pantsless in car faces drunken-driving charges

    SANDWICH – A Sandwich man faces disorderly conduct and drunken-driving charges after police said they found him without pants in a car in the Harvey C ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Donald Trump tries to shame ex-beauty pageant winner in early-morning tweet storm

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged Americans to check out what he called her " ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 8:52 am
  • Clinton struggling to win over the young voters she needs

    BOULDER, Colo. – John Morales was interning for Bernie Sanders’ campaign when the longshot Democratic candidate’s hopes started to fade in the spring. ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Townville, South Carolina fire chief talks about school shooting

    TOWNVILLE, S.C. – When two volunteer firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck a ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • 1 dead, more than 100 hurt in train crash at New Jersey station

    HOBOKEN, N.J. – A rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Why is Chicago a murder capital? Clues from a bloody month

    CHICAGO – Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street, the way members fought for each other, t ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Early morning fire in Malta

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    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Police report for Sept. 30

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office a ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Safety awareness day set for Monday on NIU campus

    DeKALB – Law enforcement agencies from around the region will answer safety-related questions from residents at a special forum Monday on the Northern ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Man heads to jury trial in shaken baby case

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man accused of shaking his weeks-old daughter to death in August 2013 will have his case tried before a jury Tuesday.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:46 pm
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