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  • Judge: Lizard, Illuminati beliefs mean terror suspect unfit

    CHICAGO – A suburban Chicago terrorism suspect charged with attempting to bomb a downtown bar sincerely believes that fantastical lizards, Freemasons ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Illinois redistricting referendum won't appear on ballot

    CHICAGO – A divided Illinois Supreme Court narrowly ruled Thursday that a voter referendum seeking to change how Illinois draws political boundaries i ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Davis Junction man faces child sexual assault charges

    SYCAMORE – A preliminary hearing has been set for a Davis Junction man charged with multiple counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child in ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Residents could sue to block propane storage plan

    SYCAMORE – Opponents of a propane distribution facility proposed for property at the northeast corner of Route 64 and Five Points Road say they plan t ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Police locate vehicle in Chicago taken from scene of Sycamore double slaying

    SYCAMORE – Police said Thursday they recovered a vehicle that was taken from the rural Sycamore home of two people who were found slain earlier this m ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Downtown DeKalb makes ready for Corn Fest

    DeKALB -- More than 100 vendors, countless ears of corn, food and entertainment -- and hopefully good weather -- await the thousands of people expecte ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price

    The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Donald Trump sends Chicago's GOP donors spinning

    CHICAGO – Ron Gidwitz, Dan Webb and William Kunkler are veteran Republicans — and friends — from Chicago's political money circuit. They raised bucket ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 3:13 pm
  • Donald Trump meets with minority leaders ahead of Hillary Clinton speech

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Republican Donald Trump is courting minority voters as rival Hillary Clinton prepares to deliver a speech that will accuse his camp ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundation

    ATLANTA – Former President Bill Clinton says he's proud of people who have donated to the Clinton Foundation and the work the organization has done, a ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:15 am
  • Donald Trump, aiming to widen support, makes pitch to Hispanics

    TAMPA, Florida – Visiting a battleground state he can't afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics "a much better life" Wednesday in a Florida sp ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:14 am
  • Hillary Clinton sees Donald Trump ties to 'alt-right' dystopian ideology

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton is ready to call out Donald Trump and his advisers for embracing a "disturbing alt-right" political philosophy that her c ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • ‘Arabesque’ on display at The Art Box

    The Art Box will in DeKalb host “Arabesque,” an exhibition of short suites by local artists who will display whimsical art typically unseen during the ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC schedules auditions for fall play

    Auditions for Kishwaukee College’s fall production of "Love Letters," by A. R. Gurney, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 14 and 15 in the Kishwaukee Col ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee Concert Band sets rehearsal

    The Kishwaukee Concert Band will resume rehearsals for its Oct. 23 concert on Wednesday, Aug. 31, in the Band Room at Huntley Middle School, 1515 S. F ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
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