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  • Illinois officials: Pension change could be 'devastating'

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says a pending move by Illinois' largest public-pension fund would increase the state's required payment ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • 'SNL' and 'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking

    LOS ANGELES – Leslie Jones' personal website has been taken offline after it appeared hackers posted her driver's license and passport and explicit ph ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • Before debates, Hillary Clinton aims to keep Donald Trump expectations high

    WASHINGTON – By virtue of her long political resume, Hillary Clinton will enter her highly anticipated fall debates with Donald Trump facing the same ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • ACT scores show many high school graduates are not ready for college-level work

    WASHINGTON – The latest scores from the ACT college entrance exam suggest many of this year's high school graduates aren't ready for college-level cou ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:41 pm
  • Study: Man-made warming may have started decades earlier

    WASHINGTON – Man-made global warming may have started a few decades earlier than scientists previously figured, a new study suggests.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:19 pm
  • Too much debt? The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets

    NEW YORK – America has a debt problem, but it's not what you think.Yes, the federal government owes ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:16 am
  • France to teach children how to react to school attacks

    PARIS – French schools will now hold three security drills a year — including one in which an alleged assailant enters their premises — as the French ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • Blacks question Donald Trump outreach delivered to white audiences

    AKRON, Ohio – Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his me ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:36 am
  • Donald Trump's evolving immigration plan compared to Hillary Clinton, President Obama

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's new line on immigration — "fair, but firm" — is leaving both Republicans and Democrats with the same question: Is the famo ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Sycamore boosters award Continuing College Music Scholarship

    Sarah Grant is the recipient of the Sycamore Music Boosters Continuing College Music Scholarship. The award is designed to assist Sycamore High School ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • KC offers information session on personal trainer program

    Kishwaukee College Continuing Education is offering a free information session for community residents to learn more about the Personal Fitness Traine ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb County police searching for car in double murder

    SYCAMORE – Police are seeking the public’s help as they continue to search for a white 2010 Chevrolet Impala stolen from a Sycamore home where two peo ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Obama vows support for Louisiana flood victims after the ‘cameras leave’

    ZACHARY, La. – Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-rava ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Clinton Foundation donors got face time with her at State

    WASHINGTON – More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money – either person ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Rauner signs bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – Firearm traffickers in Illinois will be punished with sentences of up to 30 years in prison under legislation Gov. Bruce Rauner signed T ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:31 pm
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