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  • Sept. 28 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. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Harvest Dinner proceeds go toward ending hunger

    DeKALB – As a child, Mary Kowalski was raised to help out with social work in her community and do her best to help others.
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Monarca Bakery plans reopening year after devastating fire

    DeKALB – To motivate himself, Mario Alfredo “Freddy” Ortiz put a picture taken last year of a fire at his DeKalb bakery on his refrigerator.
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Police: Marital dispute sparked stabbing in DeKalb

    DeKALB - A 41-year-old Sycamore woman was charged with attempted homicide after she attacked a female acquaintance of her estranged husband with a kni ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • 13 escape Tenn. youth center despite new security

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Security upgrades at a troubled youth detention center in Nashville were not enough to prevent 13 teenagers from escaping Friday, t ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Browns unmoved by chief’s apology

    WASHINGTON – The parents of Michael Brown said Saturday in an interview with The Associated Press they were unmoved by the apology of the Ferguson, Mi ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Volcano erupts in Japan; 7 missing, 40 injured

    TOKYO – A volcano in central Japan erupted in spectacular fashion on Saturday, catching mountain climbers by surprise and stranding at least 40 injure ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:11 pm
  • U.S. struggles to blunt Syria rebel anger at strikes

    BEIRUT – The U.S. is struggling to counter anger among the Syrian opposition, where many believe that the air campaign against extremists in the count ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Help wanted: Free lawyers to represent immigrant children

    LOS ANGELES – Most of the nearly 60,000 Central American children who have arrived on the U.S.-Mexico border in the last year still don’t have lawyers ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • James Traficant, convicted ex-congressman, dies at 73

    CLEVELAND – James Traficant, the colorful Ohio politician whose conviction for taking bribes and kickbacks made him only the second person to be expel ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Iran-six power talks turn into mostly Iran-U.S. show

    UNITED NATIONS – First there were three nations negotiating with Tehran over its nuclear program. Then six. And now, mostly one – the United States.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Roland Burris allegations arise in pre-trial hearing

    CHICAGO – An Illinois Democrat appointed by disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to a U.S. Senate seat in 2008 has become an issue in the lead-up to ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:08 pm
  • Air travel slowly recovers after sabotage

    CHICAGO – The nation’s air travel system slowly began to recover Saturday after an alleged act of employee sabotage at a large regional air traffic co ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 8:08 pm
  • Nigerian schoolgirl freed by extremists comes home

    JOHANNESBURG – The first of Nigeria’s kidnapped “Chibok girls” to make it home after being released by her Islamic extremist captors spent a tortured ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Palestinian leader in new U.N. bid to end occupation

    NEW YORK – Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel on Friday of conducting a “war of genocide” and a “series of absolute war crimes” during th ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:37 pm
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