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  • Proposed rule would delay questions about criminal history

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration wants federal agencies to stop asking early questions about some job applicants’ criminal history, part of an ef ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Man shot at TV station charged with arson, other charges

    BALTIMORE – Criminal charges have been filed against a man shot and wounded by police after walking into a Baltimore TV station wearing an animal cost ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Republicans make peace with Trump as nominee

    WASHINGTON – They thought it was impossible. Some still fear it. Others can barely believe it. But leading Republicans are beginning to accept the ide ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Friend of Charleston church massacre suspect pleads guilty

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – A friend of the white man accused of killing nine black parishioners during a Bible study at a Charleston church last year pleaded ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:31 pm
  • Board to review 15 conditions for Illinois medical marijuana

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois patients who want to use medical marijuana legally will try again to expand the program to include chronic pain, diabetes, migr ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Lawmaker calls for Illinois to revoke Hastert's pension

    CHICAGO – An Illinois state senator is urging the state to strip Dennis Hastert of the taxpayer-funded pension he receives from when he was state legi ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:31 pm
  • Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegally

    SPRINGFIELD – Laura Vivaldo considers herself fortunate among her Illinois college classmates who are in the U.S. illegally and struggle to pay tuitio ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Chicago cop was shot when fleeing suspect tossed gun

    CHICAGO – Prosecutors said a man charged with shooting a Chicago police officer was attempting to toss away a gun when it discharged and wounded the o ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • 5 baby bison born at Illinois grassland preserve

    WILMINGTON – For the first time, a national grassland preserve in northeastern Illinois has added to its bison herd through newborns – and not just on ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • Senior assessment exemption applications now available

    Applications for the 2016 Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Exemption are available to qualified DeKalb County seniors 65 and older.
    April 29, 2016 - 9:21 pm
  • Cinco de Mayo celebration set for Sunday in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The 19th annual Cinco de Mayo celebration is planned for 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday in downtown Sycamore.
    April 29, 2016 - 9:12 pm
  • DeKalb takes another shot at federal grant for transit hub

    DeKALB -- The city is once again applying for a federal grant to help pay for a new Voluntary Action Center transporation facility, hoping to secure t ...
    April 29, 2016 - 8:38 pm
  • Violence follows California Donald Trump rally, 17 arrested

    COSTA MESA, Calif. – Raucous protesters of Donald Trump took to the streets in California in violent demonstrations leading to 17 arrests as the Repub ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • Beierlotzer appointed to state Forty and Eight post

    Local DeKalb County veteran Frank Beierlotzer has been appointed Grand Chef de Train of Grande d’Illinois of La Societe Des Quarante Hommes et Huit Ch ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore High School schedules plant sale

    The Sycamore High School horticulture department will sell annuals, perennials, vegetables and herbs that were grown in the school greenhouse located ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
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