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  • George P. Bush says dad 'moving forward' on 2016

    WASHINGTON – Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is "moving forward" on a potential 2016 White House run and it appears more likely he will enter the Republi ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Christie says GOP could win in Obama states

    WASHINGTON – Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday said Republicans had positioned themselves to succeed in gubernatorial races in Democratic-leaning states c ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Rauner firm oversight a focus of governor race

    CHICAGO – In the race for Illinois governor, no one quibbles with the fact that Republican Bruce Rauner has been financially successful in the private ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • 200 Illinois National Guard members return home

    SPRINGFIELD – More than 200 Illinois National Guard soldiers who served in Kuwait are back home.Cere ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Illinois prosecutes gas stations evading sales tax

    CHICAGO – Illinois officials said crackdown on gas station owners accused of evading state sales taxes has recovered more than $100 million.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • New home test shakes up colon cancer screening

    Starting today, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that’s noninvasive and doesn’t require the icky pre ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Hazing trial starts for 4 FAMU band members

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida A & M University's Marching 100 had played at a Super Bowl and before U.S. presidents. But one of the nation's most-celebrated ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Information sought on Sycamore hotel burglary

    SYCAMORE – Crime Stoppers is looking for information regarding a man who recently stole money from a Sycamore hotel.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • DeKalb council to discuss enterprise zone area plans

    DeKALB – DeKalb residents have a chance during the DeKalb City Council meeting tonight to comment on the enterprise zone proposed for DeKalb County.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Loose leaf collection continues in DeKalb

    DeKALB – DeKalb’s annual loose leaf collection program will continue this week.Crews with the depart ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • DeKalb police to crack down on drunken drivers

    DeKALB – DeKalb police will crack down on drunken drivers on Halloween.On Friday, the DeKalb Police ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Face Time with William Huber

    SYCAMORE – William Huber didn’t officially win the giant pumpkin contest at the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival until after the weigh-in, but with his being ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Government meetings for the week of Oct. 27

    Send a schedule of meetings to be included in this weekly column to, with “Government Meetings” in the subject line, or send ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Cuba stalemate makes identifying rafters difficult

    MIAMI – The bodies surfaced 20 miles out from a popular South Florida beach: Four men, still youthful. Their remains were badly deteriorated, bitten b ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Cuomo outlines N.Y. policy for Ebola quarantine

    NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday night outlined guidelines for the mandatory, 21-day quarantining of medical workers returning from West Af ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 10:56 pm
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