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  • Largest U.S. insurer’s move signals industry shift

    The nation’s largest health insurer expects to play a much bigger role in the health care overhaul next year, as the federal law shifts from raising g ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:41 pm
  • Franks, Gerkin & McKenna in Marengo, IL want you to know what things to do when you have been in an accident

    When injured in an accident, keep all of the paperwork and information you receive for your attorney.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • IHOP restaurant returns to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – IHOP has returned to its former Crystal Lake this week, a year after the chain’s Route 14 restaurant was closed.
    July 17, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Senators call on GM CEO to fire top lawyer

    WASHINGTON — Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open its compensation plan to more potential victims as a Senate ...
    July 17, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Daimler launches new version of tiny Smart car

    FRANKFURT, Germany – Germany’s Daimler AG is unveiling a new version of its tiny, two-seat Smart model in hopes the car won’t just grab attention with ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Rejected Fox bid for Time Warner shows growth mood

    NEW YORK – In a move that aims to counter consolidation among TV distributors, Rupert Murdoch’s Fox has made an unsolicited takeover offer for rival m ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Ace Hardware returns to Fox Lake with new store

    FOX LAKE – Ace Hardware recently returned to Fox Lake.The 9,100-square-foot Fox Lake Ace Hardware st ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • U.S. homebuilder confidence surges in July

    U.S. homebuilders' confidence in the housing market surged this month to the highest level since January, reflecting a pickup in sales of new homes an ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • U.S. factory output rises for 5th straight month

    WASHINGTON – U.S. factory output increased for the fifth straight month in June as manufacturers cranked out more aircraft, chemicals and furniture. T ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • BMW recalls 1.6 million 3-Series cars

    DETROIT – BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Study: U.S. millennials buying homes later

    WASHINGTON – Don’t blame the millennial generation for lackluster home sales.They are increasingly e ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Falafel to go: Mideast food chains expand abroad

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The super-sized malls that dot Dubai and other Gulf Arab cities are stuffed with foreign restaurants, from Burger King a ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • MCC to offer real estate program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College’s Workforce and Community Development Department is offering a real estate pre-licensing program that meets from ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Yellen says economy still needs Fed support

    WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that the economic recovery is not yet complete, and for that reason the Fed intends to ke ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Tobacco firm Reynolds American to buy Lorillard

    RICHMOND, Va. – Joe Camel is bulking up to take on the Marlboro Man.Camel cigarette maker Reynolds A ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:01 pm
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