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  • Panel denies parole to Sirhan, assassin of Robert F. Kennedy

    SAN DIEGO – Sirhan Sirhan was denied parole Wednesday for fatally shooting Robert F. Kennedy after a confidante of the slain senator who was shot in t ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Next up for the GOP presidential candidates: South Carolina

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Republican presidential nominating has moved into the South, where seven states – Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Feb. 11 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 ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Sycamore School District 427 to host public hearing on layoffs

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 will host a public hearing Feb. 23 to discuss a proposal that would mean laying off 56 positions throughout th ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Teen arrested in connection with Feb. 4 shooting

    DeKALB – A 14-year-old has been arrested in connection with a Feb. 4 incident where shots were fired in the 800 block of Russell Road, police said Wed ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Increase in tuition, fees proposed for Kishwaukee College

    Incorrect information given to the Daily Chronicle caused this story to contain an error. There is no technology fee increased proposed for next semes ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:05 pm
  • NIU to host rally for state budget today

    DeKALB – The public is welcome at a Unity Rally for a State Budget to be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Northern Illinois University’s Barsema Alumni and ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • NIU Chinese Music Ensemble rings in Year of the Monkey

    DeKALB – Library patrons got a glimpse of the Chinese – or Lunar – New Year on Wednesday as Northern Illinois University’s Chinese Music Ensemble cele ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Obama issues an appeal for political unity to Legislature

    SPRINGFIELD – President Barack Obama’s message about overcoming the bitter and seemingly intractable nature of modern politics was particularly applic ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Election 2016: Is she honest? Caring? Hillary Clinton grapples with questions

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton's campaign has spent months fighting the perception that she has a shaky relationship with the truth and is disconnected ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • Russia proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria; U.S. wants it now

    MUNICH – Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, U.S. officials said Wednesday, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syri ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Carly Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for President

    DES MOINES – Former technology executive Carly Fiorina exited the 2016 Republican presidential race Wednesday, after winning praise for her debate pro ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 2:57 pm
  • AP sources: Chris Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid

    NASHUA, N.H. – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to end his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a disappointing finish ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • Delaware governor signs resolution apologizing for slavery

    DOVER, Del. – Gov. Jack Markell signed a resolution Wednesday apologizing for Delaware's role in slavery and wrongs committed against blacks during th ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Hillary Clinton allies forming group to protect, register voters

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Allies of Hillary Clinton are forming a new $25 million political organization aimed at expanding voter protection efforts and driv ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:10 am
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