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  • Crystal Lake area stable fire likely killed 32 horses

    Tyson and Amber Bauman stood in mist and rain Sunday morning as firefighters monitored the still smoldering stables where fire officials believe as ma ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • More Cosby shows being canceled

    NEW YORK – Stage performances by Bill Cosby in Las Vegas, Illinois, Arizona and South Carolina have been canceled as more women come forward accusing ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Agency: Schools helped Lanza’s mom ‘appease’ him

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Adam Lanza’s parents and educators contributed to his social isolation in the years before he carried out the 2012 Sandy Hook Elemen ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Marine with robotic leg braces awarded Bronze Star

    SAN DIEGO – Marine Corps officials say a special operations officer left paralyzed by a sniper’s bullet in Afghanistan walked using robotic leg braces ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Study: CEOs in year's 10 big mergers to get $430M

    NEW YORK – This year’s flurry of corporate mergers may not pay off for shareholders in the long run, but one thing is for sure: The bosses who are sel ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Hillary Clinton backs Obama immigration move

    NEW YORK –Hillary Rodham Clinton voiced support Friday for President Barack Obama’s use of executive actions to protect about 5 million immigrants fro ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • 93-year-old woman marks 75 years with same company

    MOUNTAIN BROOK, Ala. – Frances Moore was hired to help out for the holidays at an Alabama jewelry store in 1939, and she’s still there.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Buffalo faces flooding after snow

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Residents of western New York may soon have to worry about water in their basements as well as the snow on their roofs.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Illinois prepares for immigration action

    CHICAGO – Obama travels to his home state next week to detail his executive actions, which potentially shield from deportation as many as 5 million im ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Fall harvest nearly complete in Illinois

    PEORIA – A successful harvest season is wrapping up in central Illinois as farmers finish gathering their corn and soybean crops from the fields.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Official: Ferguson grand jury still meeting

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown called for calm Friday as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement in the Fe ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • DeKalb County Crime Stoppers seek tips about stolen electronics

    CORTLAND – Police are seeking information about electronic components used in studio-recording and DJ equipment that were stolen from a self-storage u ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Nov. 22 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 ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Most DeKalb County school districts seeing enrollment drops

    Genoa-Kingston District 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess knows if his district keeps losing students at the rate it is now, leaders are about five years ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Sycamore names police chief

    SYCAMORE – Glenn Theriault took the exam to apply to be a police officer at his brothers’ insistence, expecting to be rejected and go to law school in ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:49 pm
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