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  • Japan self-censors images, words linked to hostage crisis

    TOKYO – Images or mentions of knives, ransom or blood – or anything else that can be seen alluding to the hostage crisis involving two Japanese in Syr ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Romney’s exit unleashes race for donors among 2016 hopefuls

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Mitt Romney’s exit from the presidential campaign has unleashed a frenzy of fresh fundraising and set off a new race for the backin ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Drivers: Return to your dealers for a 2nd air bag recall fix

    NEW YORK – Drivers, bring your vehicles back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags.The govern ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Just whose Internet is it? New federal rules may answer that

    WASHINGTON – Whose Internet is it anyway?Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commiss ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Chicago mayor wages lively campaign with no big challengers

    CHICAGO – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel doesn't face any big-name challengers in his push for a second term, but the former White House chief of staff is ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

    ROSWELL, Ga. – The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive, face down in a bathtub Saturday and taken to a hosp ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Obama budget sets up battle with GOP-controlled Congress

    WASHINGTON – After a year of relative peace in Washington’s budget battles, President Barack Obama will lay out a $4 trillion budget on Monday that ne ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • STEM Divas aims to inspire love of science for girls

    Pettee Guerrero knows there’s a need for more women in the science and engineering professions. So t ...
    NEW: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Photos: STEM Divas

    Young girls can take a workshop at Northern Illinois University to engage in their science, technology, engineering and math skills.
    UPDATED: Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • NIU students researching effects of lowering bar-entry age

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Student Association members are pressing on in their efforts to lower the entry age at bars in DeKalb from 21 to ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Treasurer accepting tax deferral applications

    SYCAMORE – The Tax Deferral Program for senior citizens seeking property tax relief has begun its application period, DeKalb County Treasurer Christin ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Teacher raising money for ‘Selma’ film trip

    DeKALB – Clinton Rosette Middle School teacher Treveda Redmond is raising money to take students to see “Selma,” the movie that depicts Martin Luther ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb, Sycamore face off as annual Castle Challenge raises $59K

    DeKALB – School pride was sprinkled all over Tanner Watkins on Friday night – particularly his face.
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 7:53 am
  • DeKalb County unemployment dropped through 2014

    DeKalb County’s unemployment rate fell consistently for most of 2014, ending the year at 4.9 percent, more than 3 percentage points lower than the Jan ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Jan. 31 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 ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:51 pm
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