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  • Sycamore sex offender accused of going to parks

    SYCAMORE – A 46-year-old Sycamore sex offender remained in DeKalb County Jail on Monday for allegedly violating rules on going to parks and attending ...
    NEW: Nov. 24, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • GOP wisdom shifts on immigration

    BOCA RATON, Fla. – The conventional wisdom in the Republican Party is changing.Less than two years a ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • Attorney: Ferguson grand jury has reached decision

    FERGUSON, Mo. – A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, a spokes ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Fears of disastrous flooding from a rapid meltdown of the Buffalo area's 7 feet of snow are easing. But high winds have become another ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 2:17 pm
  • DeKalb County officials urge caution for evening commute

    DeKalb County officials are encouraging drivers to plan extra time for evening and morning commutes, although the snowfall was expected to stop early ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Darren Wilson, Ferguson officer who shot Michael Brown, marries

    CLAYTON, Mo. – The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off weeks of ongoing protests, has gotten mar ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Industry leaders: Skiing cheaper than you think

    DENVER – In 2010, the price of walk-up, single-day lift ticket at Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts topped $100. Aspen quickly followed suit, and tick ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Questions, answers about Detroit's bankruptcy

    DETROIT – The city of Detroit said Monday it needs more time to wrap up critical deals with creditors before it will be ready to officially emerge fro ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • DeKalb, Sycamore downtowns kick off holiday shopping season

    SYCAMORE – Six-year-old Aiden Gagalski and his mother, Laura, were on a mission. The Sycamore reside ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • Obama announces Chuck Hagel resignation from Pentagon

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama says Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has concluded it's an "appropriate time" for him to complete his service.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Ferguson waits on grand jury

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Despite preparations for a weekend decision in the Ferguson shooting case, the grand jurors apparently need more time to deliberate, a ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • The Gift of Giving

    CHICAGO – On a memorable Sunday, Pastor Laura Truax surprised her congregation with an announcement: She was about to hand out money.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Islamic State recruits, exploits children

    BEIRUT – Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and intersections in Iraq’s second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their b ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

    WASHINGTON – A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation’s capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the u ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Three injured in Friday crash on Peace Road

    DeKALB – Three people were taken to Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb with injuries that were not life-threatening after a crash Friday on Peace Road at B ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:06 am
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