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  • Israel struggles to contain wave of stabbing attacks

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Unrest that erupted several weeks ago at Jerusalem's most sensitive holy site spread Friday to Gaza in the form of deadly bord ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Saudi crush was deadliest hajj tragedy ever

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – One survivor of last month's crush and stampede at the hajj in Saudi Arabia recalled seeing so many bodies that he could ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Farmers look at devastating losses as flood rolls downstream

    BRANCHVILLE, S.C. – Thad Wimberly tugs on a clump of peanuts, shaking off the mud as he cracks the soggy shells to inspect his crop. But all he can do ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Obama says 'it's about the families' after Oregon meeting

    ROSEBURG, Ore. – President Barack Obama, faced with protests over his meeting Friday with victims of an Oregon shooting, held to his view that somethi ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • U.S. abandons Pentagon’s failed rebel-building effort in Syria

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is overhauling its approach to fighting the Islamic State in Syria, abandoning a failed Pentagon effort to build ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Ex-governor says ex-convicts shouldn’t be labeled felon

    WAUKEGAN – Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan is calling for legislation that would keep convicts from being labeled as felons for the remainder of thei ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • 1 fatally shot at Texas Southern University housing complex

    HOUSTON – A student was killed and another person was wounded during a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • 1 student killed, 3 wounded at Arizona campus during fight

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – An overnight brawl between two groups of students escalated into gun violence Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona University ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Woodstock crash sends 3 people to area hospital

    WOODSTOCK – Three people were taken to an area hospital after a crash Friday on Route 47 near Woodstock, a fire official said.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Lake in the Hills man gets supervision, public service for threatening rap video

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man once facing a felony charge of threatening a police officer received six months of supervision under a recent plea ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Marengo student’s project giving pillows to homeless at Crystal Lake church

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Hunter Amidon just wants people to know they’re loved.That’s the key idea behind the ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Defense wants charges dropped

    WOODSTOCK – The defense attorney for a Zion man charged with drug-induced homicide is seeking to have the charge against his client dropped.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Pedestrian suffers minor injuries after being hit by car in Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG – A 24-year-old woman suffered minor injures after she was hit by a vehicle Friday in Johnsburg, a fire official said.
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Cary considers putting gaming money in fund for community events

    CARY – The state of Illinois may be currently holding the revenue from local video gaming machines, but the Committee of the Whole on Thursday discuss ...
    Oct. 10, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Correction

    A projected Cubs lineup on page A9 of Wednesday’s edition incorrectly listed Kris Bryant’s first name.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 11:59 pm
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