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  • 10 Things to Know for March 24

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    March 24, 2015 - 8:40 am
  • Construction giant accused of 'modern slavery' in Qatar

    PARIS – Accusing it of practicing "modern slavery," a French campaign group has filed a legal complaint against construction giant Vinci for grave mis ...
    March 24, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • Sandwich Chamber hands out annual awards

    The Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce recently honored member businesses for their contributions to the chamber and community at its annual dinner.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • 3 state workers seek to join Rauner suit over union dues

    CHICAGO – Three Illinois state employees on Monday sought to join Gov. Bruce Rauner’s lawsuit against labor unions, a legal maneuver aimed at trying t ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • ACLU: Chicago police had higher stop-and-frisk rate than NYC

    CHICAGO – Chicago police officers initiated stop, question and frisk encounters at a much higher rate last summer than their New York City counterpart ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • U.S. Cellular sets Business Open House

    U.S. Cellular, 2442 Sycamore Road in DeKalb, recently held an open house for local businesses and entrepreneurs to showcase what they have to offer. U ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Illinois would sell vehicles not oft-used in House proposal

    SPRINGFIELD – State vehicles that don’t get much use are on the chopping block in a proposal in the Illinois House.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • House Democrats unveil budget matching Obama’s tax increases

    WASHINGTON – House Democrats Monday unveiled a $3.7 trillion budget plan for next year that mirrors President Barack Obama’s call for $1.8 trillion in ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Barb City Bagels welcomed

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, board members and staff hosted a ribbon-cutting celebrating the grand opening of Barb City Bagels (formerl ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Genoa Super Wash winner announced

    Genoa Super Wash, 360 Route 23, Genoa, recently held a drawing for one person to win a year’s worth of free automatic car wash tokens, a value of more ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Israel’s democracy questioned

    JERUSALEM – Is Israel a democracy? The answer is not so straightforward, and it increasingly matters given the diplomatic fallout over hardliner Benja ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Police: No evidence of gang rape at University of Virginia

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A five-month police investigation into an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia that Rolling Stone magazine described ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • U.S. drillers scrambling to thwart OPEC threat

    NEW YORK – OPEC and lower global oil prices delivered a one-two punch to the drillers in North Dakota and Texas who brought the U.S. one of the bigges ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Justices struggle with free speech case over license plates

    WASHINGTON – In a dispute over a proposed Confederate battle flag license plate, the Supreme Court struggled Monday to balance worries about governmen ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Supreme Court considers impact of disability law on police

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Monday seemed skeptical that the nation’s disabilities law requires police to take special precautions when arrestin ...
    March 23, 2015 - 10:54 pm
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