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  • Can Amy Pascal’s career survive Sony cyberattack?

    LOS ANGELES – Amy Pascal, one of the most powerful women in the man’s world that is Hollywood and the force behind such critical and commercial hits a ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Black officers torn between duty and race

    Jorge “Jinho” Ferreira feels the tension between being black and carrying a badge every day as a sheriff’s deputy in Alameda County, California.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Like low gas prices? So does station owner

    NEW YORK – So you think you are finally getting one over on the gas stations as you pay well under $3 a gallon for the first time in four years? Guess ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Dec. 13 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 ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Southern California mudflows trigger evacuations

    LOS ANGELES – A soaking storm swept into Southern California, triggering several mudslides, flooding streets and cutting power to tens of thousands Fr ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Ameren and ComEd get OK to raise rates in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved rate increases for the state’s two main electric utilities.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Obama urges passing of $1.1T spending bill

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Friday urged the Senate to ratify a $1.1 trillion, House-passed spending bill that has roiled his Democratic Pa ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Report: CIA medics complained about tactics

    WASHINGTON – From the early stages of the CIA’s coercive interrogations of terror detainees, the agency’s health professionals were intimately involve ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Drive for Genoa Food Pantry set for today

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston District 424 transportation department is hosting a food drive today for the Genoa Food Pantry.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Bond halved for man accused of child sex abuse

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb County judge halved bond Friday for a 23-year-old Sycamore man accused of sexually abusing two young sisters in 2008, although his ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • DeKalb: More parking needed at Ellwood House

    DeKALB – Supporters of the Ellwood House Association are worried the city of DeKalb is trying to turn more of their paradise into a parking lot.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Can stand-up provide refuge for Cosby?

    LOS ANGELES – For five decades, Bill Cosby maintained a busy stand-up career even as his TV visibility rose and fell and new generations of comedians ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Bogenberger family to appeal lawsuit dismissal

    DeKALB – The parents of a Northern Illinois University freshman who died in a fraternity house in 2012 plan to appeal a Cook County judge’s dismissal ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Kishwaukee Community College teachers seek contract

    MALTA – As students at Kishwaukee Community College prepare to conquer their finals, their instructors are gearing up for a different battle.
    Dec. 14, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Eric Holder meets with police, local leaders in Chicago

    CHICAGO – Attorney General Eric Holder says the nation is facing "critical times" when it comes to the lack of trust that exists between some communit ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 3:06 pm
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