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  • Behind P.J. Fleck's turnaround of Western Michigan

    NIU, Kaneland alum leading Broncos near the top of the MAC West. ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Oops! Obama administration erred on health law sign-ups

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday it has been over-reporting the number of people signed up under the health care law, a dis ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • Roofs collapse under Buffalo snow

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Roofs began to creak and collapse under the weight as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total Thursday to an ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:36 pm
  • Tips on getting deals during Black Friday blitz

    NEW YORK – Brace yourself for the Black Friday shopping bonanza.Sure, stores have been pushing disco ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 1:56 pm
  • Bruce Rauner: Illinois' finances 'stunningly bad'

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner says Illinois' financial condition is "stunningly bad" and it will require "strong action" to fix it. But he's n ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Salvation Army Red Kettle drive underway

    DeKALB – Salvation Army bell-ringer Karen Travis wishes passersby a happy day if they put money in her red kettle or not.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Obama's immigration actions do have limits

    WASHINGTON – As broadly as President Barack Obama may push the limits of his authority to shield from deportation millions of immigrants illegally in ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:22 am
  • Florida State shooting: Official says gunman was alumnus

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A Florida State University alumnus and attorney shot three people at the school's library early Thursday before being killed by po ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Geneva murder trial pushed to February

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man charged with his wife's murder must now wait until after the new year for a trial.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Algonquin increases telecommunications tax by about 60 percent

    ALGONQUIN – Village trustees recently hiked a tax on Algonquin residents’ phone bills by roughly 60 percent to help officials maintain playgrounds, bi ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:32 am
  • Gay couples seek licenses after Montana ban falls

    HELENA, Mont. – Gay couples were expected to line up for marriage licenses Thursday at county courthouses across Montana after a federal judge tossed ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Obama to announce immigration action Thursday

    WASHINGTON – In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal ac ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Nov. 20 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 ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Sycamore man found not guilty of sex abuse charges

    SYCAMORE – Larry Phillips walked out of DeKalb County Courthouse a free man for the first time in more than a year after jurors acquitted him Tuesday ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • NIU’s Dan Gebo named ‘Illinois Professor of the Year’

    DeKALB – Joanna Lambert saw her first monkey in the wild while she was on a research trip in Uganda with Northern Illinois University professor Dan Ge ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:11 am
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