50°FFairFull Forecast


  • Novel government cancer study will test precision medicine

    CHICAGO – The federal government is launching a very different kind of cancer study that will assign patients drugs based on what genes drive their tu ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • Forge Brew House celebrates official opening

    SYCAMORE – JD Heinrich was sipping his first beer in 10 years when he decided he might have what it takes to brew his own.
    June 2, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • City council members approve resolution of intent for Fortune 100 company distribution center

    DeKALB – The city is a step closer to becoming the site for a distribution center for a Fortune 100 logistics company after DeKalb City Council member ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Monday house fire in DeKalb under investigation

    DeKALB – Officials are investigating a fire at a residential building Monday evening.At about 7:18 p ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Panel recommends censure for U of Illinois over Salaita

    URBANA – The American Association of University Professors later this month will decide whether to censure the University of Illinois over the decisio ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Q&A: Gov. Rauner begins ad blitz as budget standoff persists

    SPRINGFIELD – The state Capitol was quiet Monday, after the departure of lawmakers locked in a budget stalemate with Gov. Bruce Rauner. But the silenc ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Hastert to appear before judge who donated to campaign

    CHICAGO – Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert is set to make his first court appearance in his hush-money case on Thursday, when he is expected t ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Former DeKalb Clinic building reopened as resale outlet

    DeKALB – First Ward alderman, landlord and business owner David Jacobson recently received a permit to operate a resale shop in the central business d ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • ‘Cupcake Law’ approved in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – Amber Guarino was expecting a boon for her home kitchen around Easter time – a season known for its sweet treats – before the DeKalb County ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Bruce Jenner completes transition to Caitlyn in Vanity Fair

    NEW YORK – Bruce Jenner's transition is complete."Call me Caitlyn," declares a headline on the July ...
    June 1, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • Court sets arraignment for Dennis Hastert in hush-money case

    CHICAGO – Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert will be arraigned this week following an indictment that alleges he agreed to pay $3.5 million in h ...
    June 1, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Rauner requests loans for areas affected by April 9 tornado

    FAIRDALE – A U.S. Small Business Administration physical disaster declaration for the county has been requested to help people and businesses in Faird ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Officials: Chicago schools chief resigns amid federal probe

    CHICAGO – Chicago Public School's CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has resigned amid a federal probe of a $20 million no-bid contract between the district and ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Supreme Court ruling boosts workplace religious protections

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court strengthened civil rights protections Monday for employees and job applicants who need special treatment in the workpla ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Lindsey Graham launches 2016 presidential bid

    CENTRAL, S.C. – South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham has started his presidential campaign.He launched ...
    June 1, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Reader Poll

    What's your prediction for the Stanley Cup Final?
    Blackhawks in 4-5 games
    Blackhawks in 6-7 games
    Lightning in 4-5 games
    Lightning in 6-7 games