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  • At least 9 dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

    TOKYO – At least nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home was flooded in northern Japan after Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains on th ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Trump to make quick trip to Mexico before immigration speech

    EVERETT, Wash. – In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Agriculture closes offices in 5 states after threats

    WASHINGTON – The Agriculture Department said Tuesday that it had closed offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats it considered serious ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Maine's LePage: Reports of my political demise 'greatly exaggerated'

    AUGUSTA, Maine – Outspoken Republican Gov. Paul LePage, amid political pressure and calls for his resignation, on Tuesday suggested he might be consid ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Hopes for criminal justice overhaul fade

    WASHINGTON – Hopes for overhauling the nation’s criminal justice system have faded in Congress this year, undercut by a rash of summer shootings invol ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Tourism spending in DeKalb County hits $91.3 million

    DeKALB – Visitor spending in DeKalb County hit an all-time high of $91.3 million last year, bringing in $7.47 million in state and local tax revenue.
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Distemper afflicts DeKalb raccoons

    DeKALB – An ailment known for making raccoons act like zombies is spreading among the local population, specifically in DeKalb, local wildlife experts ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • After 6th DUI, Sandwich man sentenced to 4 years in prison

    SYCAMORE – A Sandwich man has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to a reduced charge for having multiple convictions for dri ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • Book World to open Wednesday in DeKalb

    DeKALB – The city once again has an operating book store with independent retailer Book World’s grand opening.
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syria

    BEIRUT – The Islamic State group said Tuesday that its spokesman and senior commander has been killed while overseeing military operations in northern ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Good boy! Dogs really do know what you're saying, study suggests

    BERLIN – Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: Man's best friend really does understand some of what we'r ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • Phoenix sheriff Joe Arpaio enters primary amid toughest campaign yet

    PHOENIX – Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces three Republican challengers in Tuesday's primary in what has turned out to be the toughest election in his 23 year ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:33 am
  • Walt Ltd. earns Safety Award

    Walt Ltd. in DeKalb was recently presented with the Safety Award. This award is given to businesses that are exemplary in their partnership with Acuit ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Fara Maniaci from Northern Rehab receives prenatal massage certification

    Fara Maniaci, massage therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, completed a continuing education course for prenatal massage through t ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Win Aviation opens new facility

    The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, board members and staff recently conducted a ribbon-cutting during the open house celebration of Win Aviat ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
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