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  • Alcohol, speed a factor Kingston man's in fatal crash

    KIRKLAND – Alcohol and high speed led to a fatal crash that killed a 25-year-old Kingston man early Monday, authorities said.
    March 31, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Hinckley Village Board, residents discuss investing in pharmacy

    HINCKLEY– Several community members and some of the Village of Hinckley trustees expressed mixed reactions to a proposed pharmacy that was discussed d ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • March 31 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 ...
    March 30, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • goBoodle helps budding investors

    DeKALB – Ron Milner said he didn’t have much growing up with three brothers and a sister on the South Side of Chicago.
    March 30, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Hiawatha School District 426, Genoa-Kingston School District 424 lockdowns caused by social media post

    KIRKLAND – A misinterpreted post on a social media app spooked parents and caused two school districts to go into lockdown mode Monday as students ret ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Police chase ends in fatal crash near Waterman

    WATERMAN – The driver of a stolen pickup truck led police on a chase for miles Monday between Hinckley and Waterman before he lost control of the vehi ...
    March 31, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Officials: Slow justice at fault in Chicago man's long con

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Attorney General's office sued the owner of a Chicago remodeling company almost 30 years ago, accusing him of taking money from ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Business forecasters boost 2-year outlook for US economy

    A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.
    March 30, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Trevor Noah set to replace Jon Stewart on 'Daily Show'

    NEW YORK – Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to "The Daily Show" a handful of times during the past year, will ...
    March 30, 2015 - 10:26 am
  • U.S. consumer spending edges up 0.1 percent in February

    WASHINGTON – U.S. consumers spent just slightly more in February even though their income rose by a healthy amount. But economists hope bigger paychec ...
    March 30, 2015 - 8:22 am
  • Kingston man killed in early morning crash

    KIRKLAND – A 25-year-old Kingston man was killed early Monday in a single-car crash, DeKalb County Sheriff's police said.
    March 31, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Nigerians vote Sunday despite violence, technical hitches

    ABUJA, Nigeria – Boko Haram fighters attacked poll stations in northeast Nigeria and a governor demanded elections be canceled in an oil-rich southern ...
    March 29, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Indiana governor: New law 'not about discrimination'

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that’s garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination ag ...
    March 29, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • March 30 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 ...
    March 29, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Illinois auto-theft task forces closing due to budget crisis

    SPRINGFIELD – Officials with police-run auto-theft task forces say they are shutting down across Illinois because of state spending freezes.
    March 29, 2015 - 11:11 pm
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