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  • 1 cited after Woodstock crash

    WOODSTOCK –A Woodstock woman was issued a citation after a rear-end crash Saturday morning, police said.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Officials say house fire that killed 2 in Chicago suspicious

    CHICAGO – Chicago Fire Department officials said a blaze that engulfed a home in minutes and killed two men is suspicious.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • 1 transported after Fox Lake area crash

    One person was taken to a hospital for precautionary reasons after a two-vehicle crash Saturday in the Lake County Fox Lake area, police said.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Chicago police kill man they say tried to run over officers

    CHICAGO – Chicago police officers have shot and killed a man who they said tried to run them over while fleeing the scene of a shooting. A statement r ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • TSA agent charged with molesting young woman at NYC airport

    NEW YORK – A former federal transportation security agent remained held on $3,000 bail Saturday after being charged with luring a 21-year-old Korean e ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • 2 Marengo men charged after landscaping burglaries

    Two Marengo men were charged Friday after several burglaries of commercial lawn equipment were reported in the McHenry County area, according to the M ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Man charged with murder in Houston area deputy shooting

    HOUSTON – Prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a sheriff’s deputy who was gunned down from behind w ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Illinois will be first state to lock painkiller pill bottles

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois will be the first state in the country to test out a pilot program that will put locking devices on some prescription painkille ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

    LOS ANGELES – Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall sco ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

    WASHINGTON – With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global acti ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • Immigration shift shows India, China outpacing Mexico

    DALLAS – Siddharth Jaganath wanted to return to India after earning his master’s degree at Texas’ Southern Methodist University. Instead, he built a n ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • Lebanese stage largest protests yet sparked by trash crisis

    BEIRUT – Thousands rallied in downtown Beirut Saturday in the largest anti-government protest yet over a summer garbage crisis, chanting “revolution, ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Turkish jets join U.S.-led coalition in airstrikes against IS

    ANKARA, Turkey – Turkish fighter jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syr ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prison

    CAIRO – An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison on Saturday for broadcasting "false news," sparking ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20

    ROSEAU, Dominica – Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged through mud, rocks and uprooted trees Saturday to reach communities cut off by a tropical ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:45 am
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