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  • DeKalb police investigating shooting

    DeKALB – DeKalb police are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday in the 800 block of Russell Road, officials said.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Republicans circle Marco Rubio as stakes grow in New Hampshire

    LONDONBERRY, N.H. – On the rise in a tightening race, Marco Rubio shouldered intensifying attacks Friday from a herd of moderate-leaning Republicans w ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:26 pm
  • Hopeful sign for U.S. economy: Job hunting ticks up

    WASHINGTON – For most of an agonizingly slow recovery from the Great Recession, millions of out-of-work Americans huddled on the sidelines of the job ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Apple now accepting your banged-up iPhone

    NEW YORK – Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from those wanting to upgrade.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 1:33 pm
  • Chinese-led investors plan to buy Chicago Stock Exchange

    NEW YORK – The Chicago Stock Exchange, founded more than a century ago, said it has agreed to be acquired by a Chinese-led investor group.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 1:01 pm
  • Manhattan crane topples into street killing 1, injuring 3

    NEW YORK – A huge construction crane being lowered to safety in a snow squall plummeted onto a Lower Manhattan street Friday, killing a Wall Street wo ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • President Barack Obama takes victory lap on economy

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday used a new jobs report to continue his victory lap on the economy — and jab at the Republicans vying for ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 12:27 pm
  • 2 children, 2 women, 2 men found dead in Chicago home

    CHICAGO – Chicago police are investigating what led to the deaths of two children, two women and two men whose bodies were found with signs of trauma ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Jobs report helps ease concerns a recession might be nearing

    WASHINGTON – U.S. manufacturing is shrinking, corporate profits are declining and goods are piling up on warehouse shelves. Those trends have elevated ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Checking Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton cast the financial industry as an adversary in her presidential campaign — despite the money that industry has poured int ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 9:53 am
  • Julian Assange claims total vindication with UN panel ruling

    LONDON – A United Nations human rights panel has sided with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in his long-running battle with Swedish and British autho ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 9:01 am
  • U.S. added just 151k jobs in January; unemployment rate at 4.9 percent

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January, a slowdown from recent months but still a sign of a solid job market. Employers raised pa ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 8:27 am
  • St. Paul’s hosts Ash Wednesday services

    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church invites the community to its traditional Ash Wednesday services with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes at 8 a.m. (spo ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 2016 inductees announced for Sycamore Music Hall of Fame

    The 2016 Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame inductees are Bob Abel, Dan Andree, Jim Hendricks and Marilyn Montzka.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Soccer player signs letter of intent

    Sycamore soccer player Anna Haub signs her national letter of intent on Wednesday to play at Concordia St. Paul next year. Also pictured are parents R ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of Shodeen's plan for building upscale apartments and a hotel in downtown DeKalb?
    Downtown DeKalb needs anything it can get
    The density of the development is too high for the area
    A good start, could work with some changes
    Approve as is
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