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  • Special prosecutors ordered in civil suit against state's attorney

    WOODSTOCK – A federal judge ordered special prosecutors to represent a McHenry County judge and a former prosecutor in a civil lawsuit against State’s ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Cary-Grove defeats Libertyville, 41-7

    Cary-Grove is headed to state after winning Saturday's Class 7A semifinal game against Libertyville November 22, 2014. Cary-Grove won, 41-7.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • Immigrants urged to take advantage of Obama action

    CHICAGO – Democratic politicians gathered at a Chicago high school Saturday to encourage Illinois' immigrant population to register with the federal g ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 7:45 pm
  • Attorney general warns of immigration scams

    CHICAGO – The Illinois attorney general's office warns that with President Obama's sweeping immigration changes comes the possibility of immigration s ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:41 pm
  • Pekin man sentenced for dealing deadly heroin

    PEORIA – A 24-year prison sentence has been handed a Pekin man for selling heroin federal prosecutors say killed at least three people.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:40 pm
  • Illinois' Rauner tackles full transition agenda

    SPRINGFIELD – From dealing with a rush of job-seekers to a leaky roof and hard feelings among opponents he now needs, Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner has been ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson as tensions mount amid speculation that ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Attorney general warns of immigration scams

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois attorney general's office warns that with President Obama's sweeping immigration changes comes the possibility of immigrat ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, Al-Shabab, attacked a bus in northern Kenya at dawn Saturday, singling out and killing 28 pa ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Chicago holiday lights festival set for Saturday

    CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of spectators are expected in downtown Chicago for the annual Magnificent Mile Lights Festival.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Lincoln Library unveils new Lincoln exhibit

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is opening a new exhibit on the 16th president.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:53 am
  • Flooding becomes new threat in snowy Buffalo

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Strong quake strikes central Japan's Nagano city

    TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake struck central Japan on Saturday night, causing at least one building to collapse and injuring several people, accord ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:51 am
  • Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

    VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has warned of "serious gaps" in the talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, but as Monday's deadline ap ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:50 am
  • Official: Ferguson grand jury still meeting

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown called for calm Friday as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement in the Fe ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:27 pm
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