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  • Canoeist's body found in Rock River

    ROCKFORD — A body pulled from the Rock River in Rockford has been identified as a man missing since a Fourth of July weekend boating accident.
    July 9, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Crime mugs, July 2014

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is ...
    July 10, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • China, U.S. differ on global plan to cut emissions

    BEIJING – China and the United States took small steps toward their shared goal of fighting climate change on Wednesday, but the world's No. 1 and No. ...
    July 9, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Portion of McCullom Lake Road temporarily closed

    McCullom Lake Road in McCullom Lake is closed a quarter mile east of Ringwood Road due to an emergency culvert repair, according to a Nixle alert from ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Teen fatally injured chasing iPhone thief

    SANTA ANA, Calif. – Authorities say a 15-year-old Southern California girl was fatally injured after jumping onto the speeding car of a robber who sna ...
    July 9, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • Woodstock shop makes 'recovery glass' for New Directions

    The Other Side in Crystal Lake opened its New Directions Youth Recovery Services Outpatient Program on Monday, and a shop on the Woodstock Square is d ...
    July 9, 2014 - 8:51 am
  • Police shoot, kill Missouri man in Granite City

    GRANITE CITY – Police in southwestern Illinois' Granite City say officers have shot and killed a Missouri man who reportedly threatened them with a ha ...
    July 9, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • Quinn to sign bill expanding adoptees rights

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says he will sign legislation to designed to help adoptees and their birth family members learn more about their his ...
    July 9, 2014 - 8:45 am
  • Two-vehicle Algonquin crash results in minor injuries

    ALGONQUIN — A two-vehicle accident in Algonquin resulted in minor injuries Wednesday morning, according to the Algonquin Police Department.
    July 9, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • 23-year-old injured in Richmond after car struck a tree

    RICHMOND — A 23-year-old motorist was transported via Flight for Life to Advocate Condell Medical Center after her car crashed into a tree in unincorp ...
    July 9, 2014 - 8:32 am
  • The dilemma: Trapping or 'hazing' to control aggressive coyotes?

    Kayla Block stood in front of the Geneva Committee of the Whole recently and told of her fears regarding aggressive coyotes in the Fisher Farms and We ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Leadership of Greater McHenry County celebrates 10 years

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Marcy Piekos wants people to know the only difference there needs to be between for-profit and nonprofit organizations is in the first ...
    July 9, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Ukraine takes aggressive stance toward separatists

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Ukraine's government took an increasingly aggressive stance Tuesday toward the pro-Russia separatists, vowing to expunge them from ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • In Mexico, lopsided death tolls draw suspicion

    SAN PEDRO LIMON, Mexico – Bullet marks and blood spatters on the walls inside a grain storage warehouse deep in the mountains of southern Mexico tell ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Rockets hit Israeli heartland as offensive begins

    JERUSALEM – Israel on Tuesday launched its largest offensive in the Gaza Strip in nearly two years, carrying out a blistering aerial assault on scores ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:35 pm
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