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  • Ballots now available for early voters

    SYCAMORE – Certified ballots for early voters arrived at DeKalb County Clerk and Recorder Doug Johnson’s office on Thursday.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • Smoldering brush leads to roof fire in Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK – A burn pile of yard waste that blew embers onto the roof of a dilapidated building led to a roof fire at a barn at 15795 Hinckley Road in ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Last occupiers of Oregon wildlife refuge surrender to FBI

    BURNS, Ore. – Surrounded by FBI agents in armored vehicles, the last four occupiers of a national wildlife refuge surrendered Thursday, and the leader ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 1:25 pm
  • Cortland woman, DeKalb woman arrested in drug investigation

    DeKALB – Two women face criminal charges after police found more than 150 Xanax pills in one woman's boot during a drug investigation.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein's gravitational waves

    WASHINGTON – In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Election 2016: Marco Rubio eyes brokered convention after New Hampshire setback

    OKATIE, S.C. – The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party's presidential nomination ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Gay imam helps young Muslims balance religion, sexuality

    MARSEILLE, France – Growing up in Algeria, Shaira had almost everything a young man could wish for. But he also had a big secret.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:53 am
  • Viewers' Guide: Post-New Hampshire, a tense Hillary Clinton-Bernie Sanders rematch

    WASHINGTON – Grudge match.Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders get ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Questions grow over banks as profit warnings pile up

    PARIS – Questions are growing over the financial health of banks, particularly in Europe, as they face a toxic mix of low economic growth, bad loans a ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Son: Gunman who killed 2 Maryland deputies had emotional problems

    ABINGDON, Md. – The son of a gunman who fatally shot two Maryland sheriff's deputies before he was killed in a shootout says his father was a heavy dr ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • The Art Box hosts 'Prelude to Spring' watercolors exhibition

    “Prelude to Spring,” an exhibition of watercolors by local artist Susan Edwards will be on display from Feb. 15 through March 10 at The Art Box, 308 E ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Russia proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria; U.S. wants it now

    MUNICH – Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, U.S. officials said Wednesday, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syri ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • South Korea shuts down joint industrial park with North Korea

    PAJU, South Korea – Under the gaze of armed soldiers, large white trucks streamed across the world's most armed border Thursday as South Korean worker ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Burger King's next conquest: Hot dog king

    NEW YORK – Burger King is looking for a new crown: Hot Dog King.The Miami-based chain says it plans ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:47 am
  • Government sues Ferguson after city tries to revise deal

    FERGUSON, Mo. – The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the City Council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:44 am
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