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  • 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
  • Analysis: Donald Trump proves GOP establishment can't stop him

    CONCORD, N.H. – The current and former chiefs of the state Republican Party condemned him. New Hampshire's only two Republican members of Congress ref ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • SMS names Students of the Month

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for January. The sixth-grade students are Reese Hill, Reece Beinarauskus, Natalie Heth and ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore School District 427 schedules kindergarten registration

    The Sycamore School District 427 is holding kindergarten registration and screening for the 2015-16 school year from 2 to 6:40 p.m. March 23.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb School District 428 sets kindergarten registration

    District 428 in DeKalb will hold kindergarten registration for the 2016-167 school year from 4:30 to 7 p.m. March 16 and 17 at all of the district’s e ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Intelligence officials: IS determined to strike US this year

    WASHINGTON – Leaders of the Islamic State are determined to strike targets in the United States this year, senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tue ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Obama unveils record $4.1 trillion election-year budget

    WASHINGTON –President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled a record $4.1 trillion, election-year budget that finances Democratic priorities such as educat ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Train crash in Germany kills at least 10, injures 80

    BAD AIBLING, Germany – Crews using helicopters and boats rescued dozens of people from the wreckage of two German commuter trains that crashed head-on ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:56 pm
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