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  • Holder resigning as attorney general

    WASHINGTON – Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • India releases first image of crater-scarred Mars

    NEW DELHI – India's space agency released the first image of the crater-scarred and dry surface of Mars taken by the nation's first interplanetary spa ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Crest Hill woman pleads not guilty in Labor Day weekend slaying

    JOLIET – The woman accused of fatally stabbing her roommate last month over the Labor Day weekend pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:48 am
  • Opponents to McHenry County RV rules, horse racing prevail at McHenry County Board meeting

    WOODSTOCK – The proposed McHenry County Unified Development Ordinance will go easy on recreational vehicle owners and hard on horse racing events.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • Developers withdraw Oakwood Hills power plant

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Developers for a proposed power plant in Oakwood Hills have killed the project in light of strong public opposition from residents of t ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Batavia aldermen ask for investigation from Attorney General Madigan into electric project

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting unanimously recommended the city should ask Attorney General Lisa Madigan to inve ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • O'Hare reclaims title as world's busiest airport

    CHICAGO – Chicago's O'Hare International Airport has reclaimed its title as the world's busiest airport for the first time since 2004.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Emanuel says he made 'mistake' with Obama school

    CHICAGO – Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he acted too hastily and made a mistake when he announced plans to name a high school after President Barack Obama o ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Drones left out of America's air traffic plans

    WASHINGTON – Designers of the ambitious U.S. air traffic control system of the future neglected to take drones into account, raising questions about w ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • DeKalb library expansion project on schedule

    DeKALB – DeKalb Public Library Director Dee Coover thinks the view from her office window beats the view from any others.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Sept. 24 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. 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Attorneys recommended for associate judge spots

    DeKALB – Several local attorneys have been recommended to fill two vacancies as associate judges for the 23rd Judicial Circuit, which serves DeKalb an ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Sycamore plans to test new Code Red system

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore leaders encourage residents and local businesses to sign up for the Code Red Emergency Notification System before they test the ne ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Parents on alert after sex offender moves near Genoa school bus stop

    GENOA – Some Genoa parents are concerned after the school district decided to keep a bus stop near where a sex offender lives, while also offering a n ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Trend for trying e-cigarettes may be leveling off

    NEW YORK – A new government study suggests the number of U.S. adults who have tried electronic cigarettes may be leveling off.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm
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