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  • 10 Things to Know for May 26; 12 missing in Texas flood

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 26, 2015 - 6:22 am
  • Huntley High School teachers chosen for Fulbright trip to Philippines

    HUNTLEY – Two Huntley High School teachers have been selected to travel to the Philippines as part of a Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad trip spon ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:57 am
  • Installation of water mains in Crystal Lake's Country Club subdivision wrapped up

    CRYSTAL LAKE – All the water mains are in the ground in the final phase of the Country Club subdivision project.
    May 26, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • McHenry County area events pay tribute to fallen on Memorial Day

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A combat medic who attended to troops on the battlefield, killed by an enemy hand grenade. A behavioral health specialist who worked wi ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Cary-Grove auditorium on track for completion before 2015-16 school year

    CARY – Beyond the massive concrete panel walls of the new Cary-Grove auditorium structure, John Jordan saw great opportunity for future students.
    May 26, 2015 - 12:55 am
  • Organizers gear up for 2nd Crystal Lake Patriot Run to benefit veterans

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a successful inaugural year, the Patriot Run will be back on the streets of Crystal Lake in June.
    May 26, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Obama honors sacrifices of service members at Arlington

    ARLINGTON, Va. – President Barack Obama on Monday saluted Americans who died in battle, saying the country must “never stop trying to fully repay them ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Illinois licensing pools, beaches as swimming season starts

    CHAMPAIGN – Swimming season is starting in Illinois and the state has been licensing public pools and beaches.
    May 26, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Standoff between Rauner, Dems threatens Legislature

    CHICAGO – A standoff between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats who control the Illinois Legislature is threatening to derail action on a long ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:54 am
  • Safety system needed before Illinois line operational

    CHICAGO – A safety feature that slows trains traveling dangerously fast is one of the last components that must be installed before a Chicago-St. Loui ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Dems propose $36.3B budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Democrats announced a budget plan Monday that they say calls for spending more than $3 billion beyond what the state anticipate ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • Tornado kills 13 in Mexico border city

    CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico – A tornado raged through a city on the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and ripping a ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • ‘Ugly’ potential fallout from health care case

    WASHINGTON – A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by President Barack Obama’s heal ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • In Rhode Island, residents gush about paid family leave

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • Biden reassures Iraq of support from U.S.

    WASHINGTON – Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq’s government on Monday of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State group, telephoning ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:39 am
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