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  • Drones left out of America's air traffic plans

    WASHINGTON – Designers of the ambitious U.S. air traffic control system of the future neglected to take drones into account, raising questions about w ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • DeKalb library expansion project on schedule

    DeKALB – DeKalb Public Library Director Dee Coover thinks the view from her office window beats the view from any others.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Sept. 24 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 ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Attorneys recommended for associate judge spots

    DeKALB – Several local attorneys have been recommended to fill two vacancies as associate judges for the 23rd Judicial Circuit, which serves DeKalb an ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Sycamore plans to test new Code Red system

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore leaders encourage residents and local businesses to sign up for the Code Red Emergency Notification System before they test the ne ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Parents on alert after sex offender moves near Genoa school bus stop

    GENOA – Some Genoa parents are concerned after the school district decided to keep a bus stop near where a sex offender lives, while also offering a n ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Trend for trying e-cigarettes may be leveling off

    NEW YORK – A new government study suggests the number of U.S. adults who have tried electronic cigarettes may be leveling off.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts

    NEW ORLEANS – BP wants its money back – hundreds of millions of dollars of it – but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stand by th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:21 pm
  • Learning how to survive a plane crash

    LONDON – They raced down the slide, one by one, like children on a playground. At the bottom, smartphone photos were snapped and high fives exchanged.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Geneva man pleads not guilty in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP - A Geneva man indicted on two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife was arraigned on Wednesday.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Man behind police video has prior arrests

    DeKALB – The man behind the widely viewed video of a police officer losing his temper at a police safety checkpoint last weekend is 27-year-old DeKalb ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Chicago cop pleads not guilty in misconduct case

    CHICAGO – A decorated Chicago police commander, accused of sticking his gun down the throat of a suspect and threatening to kill him, pleaded not guil ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Domestic violence in United States: Data tells complex story

    For weeks, amid allegations involving several NFL players, domestic violence has been the focus of intense national attention. Does the turmoil reflec ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 1:19 pm
  • DeKalb's Espiritu leaving city government

    DeKALB – Assistant City Manager Rudy Espiritu is leaving DeKalb for a similar job in Highland Park that will get him closer to his ideal job as a city ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Sales of U.S. new homes soar in August

    WASHINGTON – U.S. sales of new homes surged in August, led by a wave of buying in the West and Northeast.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:38 am
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