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  • Microsoft announces 18,000 job cut

    LOS ANGELES – Microsoft announced the biggest layoffs in its 39-year history Thursday, outlining plans to cut 18,000 jobs in a move that marked the CE ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Republicans criticize handling of IRS inquiry

    WASHINGTON – Republicans chastised the Justice Department on Thursday for failing to share information with Congress about its investigation into the ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Israel invades Gaza after Hamas rejects truce

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Thousands of Israeli soldiers backed by tanks invaded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, a military spokesman said, escalating a 10-d ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Illinois unemployment rate falls to lowest since 2008

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill.– Illinois' unemployment rate fell to 7.1 percent in June, driven to its lowest level since October 2008 by a fourth straight month of ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Bank customer among 3 dead in California holdup, shootout

    STOCKTON, Calif. – Misty Holt-Singh had just popped into the bank, leaving her 12-year-old daughter in the car, when the horror began. An hour later, ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • 4-H’ers demonstrate their work at General Project Show

    SYCAMORE – It took 12-year-old Caden Sell a week to assemble his own rocket out of a paper towel roll, toilet paper, drinking straw, plastic egg, rubb ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Ukraine: Pro-Russia rebels downed Malaysian plane

    HRABOVE, Ukraine – Ukraine accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting down a Malaysian jetliner with 298 people aboard, sharply escalating the crisis ...
    July 18, 2014 - 8:05 am
  • About 400 attend Senior Health Fair in DeKalb

    DeKALB – Earl Hansen isn't ready to stop living on his own just yet, but he wants to be ready when the time comes to move into an assisted living faci ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb man gets 8 years for shooting gun in parking lot

    SYCAMORE – The man accused of firing shots at a car during a fight at a DeKalb apartment complex parking lot was sentenced Thursday to eight years in ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Proceeds from seizing drug sellers’ assets adding up

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office has seen an rapid increase in proceeds from seizing drug dealers' assets and have used the money to buy ne ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Alleged leader of crack cocaine ring sentenced

    SYCAMORE – The suspected ringleader of a crack cocaine dealing operation who eluded police for five months was sentenced Thursday to eight years in pr ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • DeKalb man airlifted after crash on Malta Road

    DeKALB – A DeKalb man was in serious condition Thursday after an early morning crash police said happened after he fell asleep while driving.
    July 17, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • July 18 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 18, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Photos: 4-H Rocket Launching

    Images from the DeKalb County Farm Bureau on Thursday. ...
    July 17, 2014 - 7:32 pm
  • No verdict after Day 2 in Tsarnaev friend trial

    BOSTON (AP) — The jury in the trial of a man accused of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev deliberated for a second d ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:03 pm
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