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  • McHenry County reps react to House Speaker John Boehner resignation

    Illinois’ representatives in Congress were just as surprised and stunned as their national counterparts by House Speaker John Boehner’s announcement t ...
    Sept. 26, 2015 - 12:43 am
  • Ben Carson: A Muslim shouldn't be elected president

    WASHINGTON – Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Islam is antithetical to the Constitution, and he doesn’t believe a Muslim should be el ...
    Sept. 21, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • McHenry County farmers, advocates watching proposed GMO labeling law

    Local farmers are split over a proposed federal law that would pre-empt states from passing their own more stringent food labeling laws for geneticall ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • After spill, work suspended at 10 mine sites

    BILLINGS, Mont. – Site investigations and some cleanup work at 10 polluted mining complexes in four states were suspended because of conditions simila ...
    Sept. 12, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • House goes on record against Iran nuclear deal

    WASHINGTON – The Republican-led House cast largely symbolic votes on Friday against the Iran nuclear deal and sought to restrict President Barack Obam ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 11:31 pm
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