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  • McHenry wraps up Fiesta Days with parade

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The British are coming! The McHenry Fiesta Days Parade made its way down Green Street Sunday afternoon with an heir of royalty in tow. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Bodies from downed Malaysian plane piled in boxcars in Ukraine

    TOREZ, Ukraine – Pro-Moscow rebels piled nearly 200 bodies from the downed Malaysian jetliner into four refrigerated boxcars Sunday in eastern Ukraine ...
    July 21, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Weather could aid efforts to combat Washington wildfire

    WINTHROP, Wash. – Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast to descend on a wildfire-stricken Washington state, helping firefighters battle f ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Quinn, Rauner use jobs claims as campaign weapons

    CHAMPAIGN – Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican rival Bruce Rauner have both sought to use the state's jobs situation as a political weapon.
    July 20, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Detroit seeing upgrades ahead of bankruptcy trial

    DETROIT – Detroit neighborhoods are being relit, its vacant homes are being sold off or torn down, its public transportation is cleaner and more often ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Photos: Inaugural Summer in the Park festival

    The Inaugural Summer in the Park festival at Emricson Park in Woodstock Sunday, July 20, 2014. The event featured kids games, bounce houses, a food co ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Fiesta Days Parade

    The 66th annual Fiesta Days parade was held in McHenry Sunday, July 20, 2014. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Man found dead in Fox River after seven hour search

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Authorities have recovered the body of a man who was caught in a heavy current while swimming across the Fox River Sunday.
    July 21, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Motorcyclist dies after Spring Grove crash

    SPRING GROVE –A man died Sunday after his motorcycle struck the back of a mini-van in front of him, fire officials said.
    July 20, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Bond set for driver in Naperville quarry crash

    WHEATON (AP) — Bond has been set at $250,000 for a 21-year-old Geneva man whose car plunged into a water-filled quarry, killing two men who were unabl ...
    July 20, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • No arrests in slaying of 11-year-old Chicago girl

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police say they haven't arrested anyone yet in the death of an 11-year-old girl who was struck by a stray bullet while at a fri ...
    July 20, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Portion of Woodstock Street in Huntley closed due to water main break

    Woodstock Street between First Street and Second Street is closed to traffic until about 1:45 p.m., according to a Nixle Alert sent by the Huntley Pol ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Quinn to OK cannabis use for kids with epilepsy

    CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn plans to sign legislation in Chicago Sunday that would let minors with epilepsy use medical marijuana.
    July 20, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • 85-year-old East Dundee woman dies in stabbing

    EAST DUNDEE (AP) — Authorities say an 85-year-old woman was found stabbed to death Friday in her home in the northern Illinois village of East Dundee.
    July 20, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • U.S. turns up heat on Russia over downed plane

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Sunday turned up the heat on Russia for its support of Ukrainian separatists accused by the United State ...
    July 20, 2014 - 9:21 am
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