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  • Judge says 2014 Chicago pension overhaul unconstitutional

    CHICAGO – A Cook County judge on Friday threw out a 2014 law aimed at reducing multibillion-dollar shortfalls in two Chicago pension funds, a decision ...
    July 24, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan amid report that he used slurs

    STAMFORD, Conn. – World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has severed ties with Hulk Hogan.The company de ...
    July 24, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • U.S. new-home sales hit June slump

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans bought new homes in June, a possible sign that the real estate market is cooling down after months of hot sales.
    July 24, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Senate GOP setting up 'Obamacare' vote on highway bill

    WASHINGTON – Senate Republican leaders will use a must-pass highway bill to start another fight over the president's health care law.
    July 24, 2015 - 8:59 am
  • Anthem bids $48 billion for Cigna to create health giant

    NEW YORK – Anthem is buying rival Cigna for $48 billion in a deal that would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about ...
    July 24, 2015 - 8:39 am
  • St. Paul’s United Church of Christ welcomes new pastor

    St. Paul’s United Church of Christ of Hinckley recently welcomed a new pastor, the Rev. Charlene Hinckley.  
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • TAILS Humane Society receives $3,750 grant for at-risk youth program

    In addition to caring for thousands of animals each year, the TAILS Humane Society offers several different programs to enrich the lives of DeKalb are ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Salem Lutheran invites children to Bible school

    Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore will hold vacation Bible school from 9 a.m. to noon July 27 to July 31. The theme is Hometown Nazareth: Where Jesus ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Summer discount offered to those taking GED test

    During the summer, anyone planning to earn a GED credential will be eligible for a special GED test promotion: a $10 discount.
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • FUMC awards scholarships

    Each year First United Methodist Church of DeKalb awards a scholarship to a graduating member. This year, there are two recipients of the scholarship. ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Pig roast set at United Church of Sandwich

    The United Church of Sandwich is hosting its annual drive-through Pork Loin BBQ-Pig Roast from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at 512 Lions Road, Sandwich (a ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Paul the Apostle hosting Bible school

    Totally Catholic VBS “Everest” comes to Sandwich at St. Paul the Apostle in August.Children starting ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • John Kerry calls talk of better Iran deal a 'fantasy'

    WASHINGTON – Countering Republican criticism, Secretary of State John Kerry declared Thursday it is “fantasy plain and simple” to claim that President ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Prosecutor: Autopsy of woman who died in jail revealed no evidence of homicide

    HEMPSTEAD, Texas – The autopsy of a black woman who was found dead in a Texas jail revealed no injuries that would suggest she was killed by someone e ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • European Union opens antitrust case against 6 major U.S. movie studios

    BRUSSELS – The European Union on Thursday launched an antitrust case against six major U.S. movie studios and British satellite broadcaster Sky UK, in ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:49 pm
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