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  • Scientists have ruled out a link between vaccines and autism. Donald Trump wants a skeptic to debate the science

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is reviving long debunked attempts to link vaccines to autism, asking a vocal skeptic to chair a commission ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:10 pm
  • Lawsuits over Donald Trump's business threaten to tie up presidency

    WASHINGTON – As a businessman, Donald Trump has kept the courts busy. That's hardly likely to change when he enters the Oval Office, creating an unusu ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 2:12 pm
  • IRS to delay tax refunds for millions of low-income families

    WASHINGTON – The IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight identity t ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Democrat criticizes Obama for slow response to Russian hacks

    WASHINGTON – The Senate intelligence committee's top Democrat criticized the Obama administration on Tuesday for its slow response to allegations of R ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 1:03 pm
  • Seven acres and a custom spa room: 23 photos of a $1.4 million Woodstock home for sale

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Men in KKK costumes disrupt Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing

    WASHINGTON – Protesters disrupted Sen. Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing for attorney general on Tuesday, including two men wearing Ku Klux Klan cos ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • Boris Johnson says UK told Donald Trump that Russia was behind hacking

    LONDON – Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain told U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and his team that Russia "is up to all sorts of very dirt ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 9:21 am
  • Sheriff's office: Motorists be careful of slick roads

    The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is advising motorists to use caution when driving this morning as road conditions in some areas are slick.
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 7:21 am
  • McDonald's sells China business in deal worth up to $2.1B

    HONG KONG – Fast-food giant McDonald’s is selling a controlling stake in its China business to a group of investors led by state-owned Chinese conglom ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trump son-in-law Kushner to take senior White House role

    NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump appointed his influential son-in-law Jared Kushner as a White House senior adviser Monday, putting the young r ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Democrats to challenge Sessions on immigration, civil rights

    WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats will challenge President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions, when he appears before the ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Trump unfiltered: Tweets reveal his interests, insecurities

    WASHINGTON – His message came at the start of one of the busiest weeks of Donald Trump’s transition to the White House. It’s a week when he and his te ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Manhunt underway for suspect in killing of Orlando officer

    ORLANDO, Fla. – An Orlando police sergeant was shot and killed Monday after approaching a suspect wanted for questioning in the murder of his pregnant ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
  • Fort Lauderdale airport shooting suspect gets public defender in court

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Iraq war veteran held in the fatal shooting of five people inside Fort Lauderdale’s airport was appointed a federal public ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • AP-NORC Poll: Obama won nation's approval, didn't unite it

    WASHINGTON – More Americans feel Barack Obama’s presidency divided the country than feel it brought people together, a new poll shows. Yet he leaves o ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 12:34 am
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