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  • TAILS Humane Society holding adoption program for Halloween-colored cats

    DeKALB – Of all the fall-colored cats Michelle Groeper wants to be adopted from TAILS Humane Society, she said Murdoch the orange tabby cat provides e ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Family Service Agency, Voluntary Action Center to hold open house

    DeKALB – Family Service Agency of DeKalb County Senior Services and the Voluntary Action Center are inviting the community to an open house on Monday. ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Cortland residents blame landfill for smell in complaints

    CORTLAND – A rotten-egg odor usually crawls up and burns Lisa Williams’ nose when she is driving three of her children to Cortland Elementary School.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • Demolition underway at Evergreen Village

    SYCAMORE – DeKalb County officials recently bought all of the homes in the Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park and now are focusing on helping resident ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Fear rises in stock market as Dow drops 400 points

    Fear is spreading in the stock market.A monthlong drop in U.S. stocks intensified in afternoon tradi ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • Court tosses Arizona's voter-approved no-bail law for immigrants

    PHOENIX – An appeals court on Wednesday struck down a voter-approved Arizona law that denies bail to immigrants who are in the country illegally and h ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Gay marriage hits conservative stronghold Idaho

    BOISE, Idaho – Gay marriage arrived in one of the most conservative states in the nation Wednesday as more than 100 same-sex couples gathered early at ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • Obama cancels campaign trip to focus on Ebola

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama abruptly canceled a planned campaign trip Wednesday and planned to convene his Cabinet at the White House instead, ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • 2nd Texas health worker tests positive for Ebola

    DALLAS – Fears of the Ebola virus deepened Wednesday with word that a second Dallas nurse caught the disease from a patient and flew across the Midwes ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Company seeks holiday cards for seniors

    SYCAMORE – Comfort Keepers is seeking homemade cards to deliver to seniors during the holidays. Comf ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • U.S. retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

    WASHINGTON – U.S. retail sales retreated in September as purchases of autos, gasoline, furniture and clothing slowed, a sign that recent job gains hav ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • Orangeville pet dubbed world's tallest cow

    ORANGEVILLE – A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:45 am
  • Waukegan teachers strike enters 8th school day

    WAUKEGAN – Waukegan's approximately 17,000 students are out of class for an eighth school day as the district and teachers union remain apart in contr ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:44 am
  • Measuring MLK's peace prophecy, 50 years later

    The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. dedicated his life to much more than achieving racial equality. That goal, he said again and again, was inseparable fr ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Turkish strikes on Kurds complicate anti-IS fight

    WASHINGTON – In a fresh test for U.S. coalition-building efforts, Turkey is launching airstrikes against Kurdish rebels inside its borders this week d ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:40 pm
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