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  • Colorado theater shooter asked police if children were hurt

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Sounding dazed in the hours after his arrest, Colorado theater shooter James Holmes asked detectives, "There weren't any chil ...
    May 4, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • Baltimore police: Man arrested near scene of recent riots

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Days after riots crippled Baltimore, tensions again escalated Monday after police said they arrested a man who appeared to be armed. ...
    May 4, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Gambling hearings bring expansion talks back into spotlight

    CHICAGO (AP) — With a budget deadline to attempt closing a roughly $6 billion shortfall weeks away, top Illinois leaders and lawmakers are putting the ...
    May 4, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Young boy flown to hospital after horse-related incident in Harvard

    HARVARD – A 3-year-old boy was taken via Flight for Life to a hospital after an incident involving a horse, Harvard firefighters said.
    May 4, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Island Lake crash sends one to the hospital

    ISLAND LAKE – One person was taken to a hospital Sunday after a two-vehicle crash in Island Lake, police said.
    May 4, 2015 - 6:26 pm
  • Negotiations fall through on Crystal Lake Park District rec center site

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A recreation and aquatic center won't be happening at the 27 acres off Ackman Road in Lake in the Hills.
    May 4, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Worker critically injured by fall in Woodstock at Harley-Davidson

    WOODSTOCK – A man working on the Harley-Davidson renovation in Woodstock was in critical condition after he fell 12 feet, Woodstock firefighters said.
    May 4, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Elderly driver crashes into Ziegler's Ace Hardware in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – No one was injured after an 86-year-old Huntley woman crashed into Ziegler's Ace Hardware in Huntley on Monday, fire officials said.
    May 4, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • New York City Hall official: NYPD cop shot this weekend dies

    NEW YORK — A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun has died from ...
    May 4, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Crystal Lake Metra train death appears to be suicide, coroner says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A 44-year-old Crystal Lake man who was fatally struck by a Metra train Saturday appears to have committed suicide, a McHenry County Cor ...
    May 4, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died after collapsing in gym

    David Goldberg, the SurveyMonkey CEO who also was Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg's husband, was exercising at a gym in a Mexican resort when he co ...
    May 4, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Cutting carbon dioxide saves 3,500 U.S. lives a year, study says

    WASHINGTON — The Obama Administration's hotly debated plan to reduce heat-trapping carbon dioxide from the nation's power plants will save about 3,500 ...
    May 4, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • MCC's Shah Center in McHenry to offer course on making offices efficient

    McHENRY – A course designed to make offices more efficient will be offered at McHenry County College's Shah Center in McHenry.
    May 4, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • McHenry districts schedule meeting for private, home-schooled disabled students

    MCHENRY – School Districts 15, 36, and 156 will have parent meetings Tuesday, May 12 to discuss plans for providing special education services to stud ...
    May 4, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Indiana man accused of sexually assaulting Woodstock girl

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have charged a 34-year-old Indiana man with sexually assaulting his girlfriend's daughter.
    May 4, 2015 - 12:26 pm
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