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  • An expansive deck and views of a private pond: 19 photos of a $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb

    Check out this $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb. ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:05 pm
  • 'Day Without Immigrants' protest closes many U.S. restaurants

    PHILADELPHIA – The heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in the nation's capital and New York closed for the d ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 2:18 pm
  • President Trump defends start of administration, bashes media

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump mounted a vigorous defense of his presidency and accused America's news media of being "out of control" at a White ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:46 pm
  • Trump names Acosta as new choice to become labor secretary

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Thursday announced law school dean R. Alexander Acosta as his new labor secretary nominee, one day after his or ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:20 pm
  • Photos: Car fire outside of DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore

    Sycamore firefighter/paramedics extinguished a car fire along West State Street in Sycamore, directly in front of the DeKalb County Courthouse on Thur ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:04 am
  • Applications for unemployment benefits edge up 5,000

    WASHINGTON – The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose slightly last week but still remained at a level indicating a healthy job m ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:10 am
  • Indian Valley Theatre opens ‘Don’t Hug Me’ next weekend

    Indian Valley Theatre will present the musical comedy “Don’t Hug Me” on Feb. 24 through 26 at the Sandwich Opera House.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • State wire briefs

    Exelon rivals sue to block billions in subsidiesCHICAGO – Competitors of Chicago-based Exelon Corp. ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Sycamore police, school officials begin defense training

    SYCAMORE – School District 427 officials are working with Sycamore police to train staff and students on the emergency procedures in the event of a sc ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • MC Sports to close DeKalb store

    DeKALB – MC Sports has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is closing all of its stores, including the 13,500-square-foot location at 2058 Sycamore Ro ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Congress blocks rule barring mentally impaired from guns

    WASHINGTON – Congress on Wednesday sent President Donald Trump legislation blocking an Obama-era rule designed to keep guns out of the hands of certai ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:36 am
  • Trump charts new Mideast course; maybe no separate Palestine

    WASHINGTON – Charting a striking new course for the Middle East, President Donald Trump on Wednesday withheld clear support for an independent Palesti ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • Pentagon boss to NATO nations: Increase military spending

    BRUSSELS – In an ultimatum to America’s allies, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told fellow NATO members Wednesday to increase military spending by year’ ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • Illinois governor offers tax-hike guidance to end stalemate

    SPRINGFIELD – Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner gave more specifics Wednesday on what tax hikes he’d accept to end Illinois’ nearly two-year budget stalema ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • A crush of crises all but buries the young Trump White House

    WASHINGTON – Less than a month into his tenure, Donald Trump’s White House is beset by a crush of crises.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:31 am
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