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  • NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

    NEW YORK – NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he m ...
    June 29, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • St. Charles man dies during DeKalb County charity bike ride

    DeKALB – Organizers plan to retire the jersey number of a longtime Bike MS Tour de Farms participant who died during the weekend’s event in DeKalb Cou ...
    June 29, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Questions arise about gender, Alzheimer’s

    WASHINGTON – Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • Fear of longer commutes puts pressure on U.S. cities to act

    At 4:35 a.m. each weekday, Stan Paul drives out of his Southern California suburb with 10 passengers in a van, headed to his job as an undergraduate c ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • High schoolers' experiment lost again on launch failure

    Three high school students were going to get the science lesson of a lifetime by flying their experiment in space.
    June 28, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Pope applauds ecology advocates in Rome from many religions

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Sunday encouraged people of different religions to work together in caring for the Earth, which he called our "common h ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost

    An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Court ruling makes Chicago Pride parade 'a true celebration'

    CHICAGO – People filling streets and sidewalks for Chicago's annual gay pride parade said Sunday's event was particularly meaningful – and an even big ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • Greece imposes capital controls, banks to remain shut

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece’s five-year financial crisis took its most dramatic turn to date Sunday, with the prime minister announcing Greek banks would ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • Face Time with Matt Wilson

    Matt Wilson received a $10,000 grant to research the long-term effects of impact-related head injuries on athletes’ hearing and memory.
    June 28, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Glidden Homestead event reflects on railroad's effect on DeKalb's growth

    DeKALB – Guests of the Glidden Homestead and Historical Center got the chance to revisit a significant time in DeKalb’s history on Sunday morning.
    June 28, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • June 28 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 ...
    June 28, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • DeKalb woman charged after crash sends 2 to hospital

    DeKALB – A DeKalb woman faces charges in connection with a car crash that sent two people to Kishwaukee Hospital on Friday, according to a news releas ...
    June 28, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • 2nd New York escaped murderer is shot, captured days after other killed

    MALONE, N.Y. – A three-week manhunt that began with a brazen prison break involving stolen power tools and hacksaw blades hidden in frozen hamburger m ...
    June 28, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • City approves $300K to buy home to expand parking for DeKalb Police Department

    DeKALB – The city plans to purchase and demolish a house at 622 W. Lincoln Highway and use the space for parking and for a potential police department ...
    June 28, 2015 - 9:37 pm
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