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  • Wrestling ring to political ring: WWE star runs for mayor

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Glenn Jacobs, better known as the towering WWE villain Kane, is stepping into the political ring with a bid for mayor in Tennessee.
    March 25, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills fires village administrator, hires assistant village administrator to fill the spot

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills Village Board has fired one village administrator and hired another. 
    March 24, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • Lake in the Hills man faces more child sex charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man accused of sexually abusing a girl has been charged with additional sex crimes involving a second victim.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Carpentersville police seize 6 pounds of heroin, arrest 2

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Two men face felony drug charges after police seized about 6 pounds of heroin and more than $10,000 in cash from their homes.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake police arrest three suspects in robbery, beating

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two men and a woman face felony charges for beating and robbing a man in Crystal Lake earlier this month.
    March 24, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County fire departments seeing shortage of young recruits

    SPRING GROVE – McHenry County fire officials – like their counterparts across the country – are having a difficult time finding young recruits to take ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • La Salle man continues his search for relative

    OTTAWA – After years of work, Naramor Cemetery looks more like a cemetery than cow pasture.Before Jo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Geologist: Shell hid Nigeria spill dangers

    JOHANNESBURG – Royal Dutch Shell’s Nigeria subsidiary “fiercely opposed” environmental testing and is concealing data showing thousands of Nigerians a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has volunteere ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of deadly rampage

    BIRMINGHAM, England – Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with a reputation fo ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump green-lighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a “great day for American jobs” and si ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • No repeal for 'Obamacare' – a humiliating defeat for Trump

    WASHINGTON – In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal “Obamacare” off the House floor Friday when ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:43 pm
  • House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

    WASHINGTON – Republican leaders have abruptly pulled their troubled health care overhaul bill off the House floor, short of votes and eager to avoid a ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:45 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Raymond Knake, candidate for Marengo Alderman

    Name: Raymond KnakeAge: 38Town: MarengoOffice sought: Alderman Ward 11) What skills, qualities or ex ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:51 pm
  • GOP health bill short of support ahead of do-or-die vote

    WASHINGTON – Republicans' long-promised effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare" was in serious trouble Friday ahead of a do-or-die vote demanded by P ...
    March 24, 2017 - 2:46 pm
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