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  • Judge again denies motion to suppress statements in stabbing case

    SYCAMORE – A judge again ruled that DeKalb Police acted appropriately when they questioned a Sycamore woman accused of attacking and trying to kill he ...
    July 2, 2015 - 9:25 am
  • U.S., Cuba to open embassies

    WASHINGTON – After more than a half-century of hostility, the United States and Cuba declared Wednesday they will reopen embassies in each other’s cap ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Greece government proceeds with vote plan

    ATHENS, Greece – The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead with plans to have the people decide whether they want more austerity measures in ex ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • July 2 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 ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Illinois House defeats 1-month budget, battle continues

    SPRINGFIELD – A spending plan allowing Illinois to limp through the month while a long-term budget battle rages failed in the House Wednesday and hope ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • City of DeKalb paid twice market value for property, real estate agent says

    DeKALB – The city of DeKalb paid about twice the market value for a property the City Council voted to buy last week to make room for a future police ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Huskie Pups revised; routes to be expanded

    DeKALB – When the Huskie Pup electric shuttle debuted last fall, Northern Illinois University officials planned to add more of the electronic vehicles ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Fairdale rezoning approved by DeKalb County

    FAIRDALE – Both the DeKalb County Board and Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved rezoning the tiny unincorporated town of Fairdale that ...
    July 1, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Ex-Illinois women's basketball players sue school, coach

    URBANA – Seven former University of Illinois women's basketball players have sued the university, accusing coach Matt Bollant and a former assistant o ...
    July 1, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Democrats push 1-month budget; Gov. Bruce Rauner, GOP likely to oppose

    SPRINGFIELD – Democrats pushed Wednesday for a one-month spending plan they said would allow critical services to continue as Illinois enters a new fi ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Macy's dumps Donald Trump, Flo Rida pulls out of Miss USA pageant

    NEW YORK – Rapper Flo Rida has pulled out of his guest appearance at the "Miss USA" pageant later this month and Macy's has dumped Donald Trump, part ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • U.S. manufacturing growth improves in June; hiring jumps

    WASHINGTON – U.S. manufacturing growth improved in June, helped by a jump in employment.The Institut ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Greece’s bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • United Airlines investing $30M in biofuels producer

    United Airlines said it is investing $30 million in a biofuels company to reduce its vulnerability to oil-price shocks and limits on carbon emissions ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • Iran nuclear talks extended; Iranians meet key obligation

    VIENNA – Pushing past a Tuesday deadline, world powers and Iran extended negotiations for a comprehensive nuclear agreement by a week as the U.N. nucl ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:24 pm
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