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  • Spring Grove family recovers from effects of child's illness

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    NEW: July 11, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • Possible border crisis deal would speed up deportations

    WASHINGTON – Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of Preside ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • 5 men sue over anti-terror info-sharing program

    WASHINGTON – Five California men who said they came under police scrutiny for innocent behavior sued the Obama administration Thursday over an informa ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Gunman demanded to know ex-wife's whereabouts

    SPRING, Texas – A man charged with killing four children and their parents forced his way into the family's suburban Houston home, tied them up and sh ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to meet candidates

    KABUL, Afghanistan – The U.S. and its allies are growing increasingly concerned as Afghanistan shows signs of unraveling in its first democratic trans ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Gaza dead tops 85 as Israel presses its offensive

    KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip – The Al Haj family never heard it coming: An Israeli missile smashed into their home in the middle of the night, destroying t ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Prostitute in Google exec case linked to 2nd death

    MILTON, Ga. – Two months before police say a high-priced prostitute calmly left a Google executive dying from a heroin overdose on his yacht, the woma ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Germany kicks out top U.S. spy over espionage claims

    BERLIN – Germany on Thursday demanded Washington's top spy in Berlin leave the country as a new round of allegations of U.S. espionage worsened the fr ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • A rare look inside Pakistan's militant haven

    MIRAN SHAH, Pakistan – The streets of the one-time militant haven of Miran Shah were all but deserted, with only a few donkeys wandering around and so ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Rifts appear among Ukraine's pro-Russian rebels

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Deep strains emerged Thursday in the ranks of Ukraine's pro-Moscow insurgents as dozens turned in their weapons in disgust at Russi ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Indonesia deadlock: court may decide new president

    JAKARTA, Indonesia – A day after Indonesia's presidential elections failed to produce a clear winner, Jakarta's police chief promised to prevent viole ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • State retirees await insurance premium refunds

    SPRINGFIELD – There's no timeline yet for the return of nearly $23 million in health insurance premiums that the Illinois Supreme Court has recently r ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Panel probing Quinn program will meet next week

    CHICAGO – Members of a legislative panel investigating Gov. Pat Quinn’s troubled anti-violence program plan to meet next week even after federal autho ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Construction starts soon on Weber Grills project in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – Village trustees on Thursday cleared the way for the maker of Weber Grills to build its expansion project in Huntley, a day before the compa ...
    July 11, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Fox River Grove preps for annual fireworks

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The village plans to spray within Picnic Grove Park for mosquitoes on Friday and Saturday, according to a news release.
    July 10, 2014 - 6:08 pm
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