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  • '12 Days of Christmas' items top $34K, up 0.6 percent

    PITTSBURGH – Lords a-leaping is the U.S. economy slow to recover!The cost of 10 lords a-leaping incr ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:09 am
  • World leaders gather to try to save Earth from overheating

    LE BOURGET, France –With dramatic vows to save future generations from an overheated planet, the largest gathering ever of world leaders began two wee ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:08 am
  • Dec. 1 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 ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • DeKalb School District 428’s board will hold meeting today

    DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428’s board will meet at 7 p.m. to discuss the 2015 tax levy and a potential military club for DeKalb High School, amo ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • KishHealth System Cancer Center sets open house

    SANDWICH – KishHealth System Cancer Center is celebrating the opening of its new facility with an open house for the community from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Dec ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • DeKalb man faces felony domestic battery charges

    SYCAMORE – A DeKalb man faces felony charges after police said he trespassed on University Village property and beat a woman and child.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • WLBK to kickoff annual Freezin’ For Food event

    DeKALB – WLBK radio host T.D. Ryan will camp out in the Target shopping center parking lot on Sycamore Road to benefit local food pantries this week.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Pettengells’ disciplinary hearing set to continue

    DeKALB – The disciplinary hearing for two DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office employees accused of violating departmental policies in a fatal high-speed ch ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • Sycamore theater celebrates 90th birthday

    SYCAMORE – From silent film stars on the silver screen to the action-packed adventures of today’s movie industry – a lot has changed over the past 90 ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Prosecutors charge 4 in shooting of Minneapolis protesters

    MINNEAPOLIS – Four men were charged Monday in last week's shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:12 pm
  • Santa obliges dad of sleeping boy with snoozing photo

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. – When Donnie Walters took son Zeke to have his picture taken with Santa Claus, the 6-month-old boy couldn't stay awake while they wa ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Marco Rubio: Radical jihadists using refugee crisis as cover

    LACONIA, N.H. – Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday that radical jihadists are using the Syrian refugee crisis as cover to send terrorists to the West and th ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • New home for Fairdale family

    FAIRDALE – Their lives were turned inside-out by the April 9 tornado that destroyed their home, but Wayne and Peggy Cline and their son, Brian, are lo ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Cities, counties demand action amid Illinois budget mess

    SPRINGFIELD – Nervous mayors and county officials are piping up about the Illinois budget crisis, with one city even threatening to turn off the light ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • New York City's novel salt warning rule set to take effect at chains

    NEW YORK – New York City begins a new era in nutritional warnings this week, when chain restaurants will have to start putting a special symbol on hig ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 1:57 pm
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