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  • Illinois attorney general to appeal denial of request to halt worker pay

    BELLEVILLE – A judge on Thursday denied a request by the Illinois attorney general to stop paying state workers unless lawmakers resolve an ongoing bu ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:06 am
  • 'A Day Without Immigrants' protests close restaurants across U.S.

    PHILADELPHIA – The heart of Philadelphia’s Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in New York, San Francisco and the nation’s capital c ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:07 am
  • Munich conference brings hope for clarity on U.S. priorities

    BERLIN – Top world leaders, diplomats and defense officials are getting their first opportunity to meet with members of the Trump administration amid ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:03 am
  • Salt of the earth: Road salt miners chip away at winter need

    HAMPTON CORNERS, N.Y. – Deep below upstate New York's farm country, workers in ghostly tunnels are praying for snow.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:53 am
  • Family, friends describe 'nice girl' embroiled in Kim case

    JAKARTA, Indonesia – Family and former neighbors of the Indonesian woman suspected of involvement in the audacious killing of the North Korean leader' ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:51 am
  • Feb. 17 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. 17, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Applications available for youth police camp

    SPRINGFIELD – The 45th annual American Legion Youth Police Camp will be from June 25 to 30 at the Illinois State Police Academy in Springfield.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Kindergarten registration for Genoa-Kingston begins March 7

    KINGSTON – Kindergarten registration for the 2017-18 school year in Genoa-Kingston School District 424 begins next month.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • DeKalb County Board member from Genoa, Kingston district resigns

    A recently elected DeKalb County Board member has resigned from his seat in District 2, and a caucus will be held in March to identify a potential can ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Former Sycamore gymnastics instructor could face life sentence

    SYCAMORE – Prosecutors filed additional charges Thursday against a former Energym gymnastics instructor that could send him to prison for life after i ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:39 pm
  • Genoa Chamber of Commerce's 60th annual dinner and awards ceremony honors community

    GENOA – Awards presented in recognition of service to the city of Genoa at the Chamber of Commerce’s 60th annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony on Thursda ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • President Trump seeks to end legal fight with revised travel ban

    SAN FRANCISCO – President Donald Trump's administration said in court documents on Thursday it wants an end to the legal fight over its ban on travele ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:41 pm
  • An expansive deck and views of a private pond: 19 photos of a $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb

    Check out this $374,900 home for sale in DeKalb. ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:05 pm
  • 'Day Without Immigrants' protest closes many U.S. restaurants

    PHILADELPHIA – The heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in the nation's capital and New York closed for the d ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 2:18 pm
  • President Trump defends start of administration, bashes media

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump mounted a vigorous defense of his presidency and accused America's news media of being "out of control" at a White ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:46 pm
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