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  • DeKalb City Council OKs liquor license, video gaming for business

    DeKALB – The DeKalb City Council approved another bar liquor license and video gaming permit, but aldermen made clear this nod could be the last for v ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Fists not football: Brain injuries seen in domestic assaults

    CHICAGO – There are no bomb blasts or collisions with burly linemen in Susan Contreras' past. Her headaches, memory loss and bouts of confused thinkin ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • AP Explains: Super Mario's global appeal

    NEW YORK – Take that, Pokemon. On Sunday, the Japanese prime minister turned up at the Olympics closing ceremonies to promote the 2020 Tokyo games dre ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • When mere paint won't do it: Bike lanes around the world

    BOSTON – Cities are increasingly changing bike lanes to make them safer in light of fatal crashes involving cyclists and cars.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Wiltse’s Farm a family tradition in Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK – If there’s one good crop this year aside from corn at Wiltse’s Farm in Maple Park, it’s sweet onions.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Four new laws expand Illinois hunting, fishing opportunities

    Four new laws that took effect Monday seek to expand hunting opportunities and fishing opportunities while protecting state lands and wildlife.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • As funeral held for victims, DeKalb County murder investigation continues

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office set up a roadblock Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m. on Old State Road east of Sycamore to gather information as ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Summer ritual: For many, working in the cornfield is a rite of passage

    WATERMAN – It’s a hot, sweaty, buggy and sometimes itchy job that generations of DeKalb County teens have done.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Italy, German, French eye beefed up EU defense after attacks

    ABOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER GARIBALDI – The leaders of Italy, France and Germany vowed Monday to boost joint European security efforts in the wake of ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Republicans to query firms that ran Clinton's private server

    WASHINGTON – Republicans stepped up their attacks on Monday on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server and pointed t ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Trump vows 'fair, but firm' approach to illegal immigration

    AKRON, Ohio – Republican Donald Trump on Monday promised to be “fair, but firm” toward the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegall ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Speedo USA, Ralph Lauren drop Ryan Lochte after Rio incident

    Ryan Lochte lost two major sponsors when Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren announced Monday they were dumping the swimmer over a drunken incident during the ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Sen. Mark Kirk: President Obama 'acting like drug dealer in chief' in Iran deal

    SPRINGFIELD – Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk said President Barack Obama was "acting like the drug dealer in chief" when his administration delivered ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 12:55 pm
  • Photos: Ribs Rhythm and Brews Fest in Sycamore

    Highlights from the Ribs Rhythm and Brews Fest in Sycamore ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 8:40 am
  • As Hillary Clinton asks for money, what she says remains a mystery

    PROVINCETOWN, Mass. – It was a very busy, very lucrative weekend for Hillary Clinton in the summer playground of the East Coast's moneyed elite.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 8:18 am
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