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  • Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel fires police superintendent Garry McCarthy

    CHICAGO – Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired the city's police chief Tuesday, a week after the release of a dash-cam video that showed a white Chicago officer f ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • DeKalb County primary races taking shape

    Note to readers: A list of candidates who have filed appears at the end of this story. DeKALB – Vir ...
    UPDATED: Dec. 1, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • U.S. construction spending rises to highest level in 8 years

    WASHINGTON – U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • KishHealth System joins Northwestern Memorial

    DeKALB – Northwestern Memorial HealthCare announced Tuesday that it had finalized its acquisition of KishHealth System making it the newest member of ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • GM, Fiat Chrysler sales up in November, but Ford was flat

    DETROIT – November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore.Black Friday promotions — ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 8:55 am
  • From Homeland to hair: Hillary Clinton's emails peek into the personal

    WASHINGTON – The latest release of Hillary Clinton's private emails show her, as secretary of state, dealing with the complicated politics of the Arab ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Obama says parts of climate deal must be legally binding

    PARIS – Parts of a global climate agreement being hammered out in Paris should be legally binding, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. The declaratio ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 8:33 am
  • Obama says Russia may finally come around on Assad's future

    PARIS – President Barack Obama expressed optimism Tuesday that Russia will ultimately come around on the need for Syrian President Bashar Assad to lea ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 8:32 am
  • Bingle selected as first DCNP manager

    Ben Bingle has joined the staff at the DeKalb County Community Foundation as the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership manager. 
    Nov. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chamber hosts discussion on profitability

    Maribeth Kuzmeski, author and president of Red Zone Marketing, will present “Increasing Profitability, Revenue and New Clients Through Connecting and ...
    Nov. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • DCEDC View: Significant development logged during 2015

    More than 1.6 million square feet of industrial and commercial space is being developed in DeKalb County this year. This includes: 1.3 million square ...
    Nov. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster

    NEW YORK – Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star W ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:20 am
  • Beijing air pollution reaches hazardous levels

    BEIJING – Schools in Beijing were ordered to keep students indoors Tuesday after record-breaking air pollution in the Chinese capital soared to up to ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:13 am
  • Turkey won’t apologize to Russia over downing warplane

    Turkey won’t apologize to Russia for shooting down a warplane operating over Syria, the Turkish prime minister said Monday, stressing that the militar ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 1:12 am
  • '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
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