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  • DeKalb resident rallies for Crime Victims’ Bill of Rights amendment

    DeKALB – Had there been a law in Illinois expanding and enforcing the rights of crime victims during legal proceedings, DeKalb resident Jennifer Morro ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • State education chief sent to Waukegan amid strike

    WAUKEGAN – The state became involved Wednesday in a nearly four-week teacher strike in Waukegan when Gov. Pat Quinn ordered the chairman of the state ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Sheriff’s office helps bust ‘card cracking’ scheme

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s office was part of a federal investigation that led to the charges against 29 people in connection with a fraud ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Illinois’ U.S. Senate candidates spar in last debate

    CHICAGO – The Illinois candidates for U.S. Senate debated immigration proposals, tea party ties and anti-violence policies Wednesday in Republican sta ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Obama on Ebola fight: U.S. can’t seal itself off

    WASHINGTON – Pushing to confront Ebola at its West African source, President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States was not immune to the disea ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Experts offer tips for dental health, donating Halloween candy

    DeKALB – The candy cavalcade starts at Patty Ihm’s house well before Halloween. Candy begins to accu ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb business owners gather input for inspection ordinance

    DeKALB – While the city of DeKalb revises a proposed ordinance for inspecting commercial and industrial businesses, some DeKalb business owners are ga ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Obama on Ebola fight: U.S. can't seal itself off

    WASHINGTON – Pushing to confront Ebola at its West African source, President Barack Obama said Wednesday the United States was not immune to the disea ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Illinois' U.S. Senate candidates Jim Oberweis, Dick Durbin set for last debate

    CHICAGO – The Illinois candidates for U.S. Senate were poised Wednesday for their final debate ahead of next week's election, giving Republican state ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Fed keeps rate at record low, ends bond buying

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve plans to keep a key interest rate at a record low to support a U.S. job market that's improving but still isn't fully ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • Police: Farmingdale man Derek Ward decapitates mother, is killed by Long Island train

    FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – A man with a history of psychiatric problems decapitated his mother and then killed himself by walking into the path of an oncomin ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:18 pm
  • Health care overhaul doubts ease for insurers

    INDIANAPOLIS – What a difference a year makes.The nation's biggest health insurers entered last fall ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • Eric Holder: Ferguson police need 'wholesale change'

    WASHINGTON – Attorney General Eric Holder says it's clear that there's a need for "wholesale change" in the Ferguson, Missouri, police department.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • Not guilty pleas for Darren Vann in 7 Indiana deaths

    CROWN POINT, Ind. – A judge recorded not guilty pleas Wednesday for a former Marine who is charged with murder in the strangulation deaths of two wome ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Man convicted in Purdue shooting found dead

    MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. – State correction officials say an Indiana man who fatally stabbed and shot a fellow Purdue University student earlier this year ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:22 am
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