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  • Parents of missing Mexican students slam government probe

    MEXICO CITY – The parents of 43 missing students who disappeared in September 2014 are accusing the government of lying to them, planting evidence and ...
    April 25, 2016 - 4:24 pm
  • Southern Illinois University leader condemns racist video

    CARBONDALE – Racial tension on the Southern Illinois University in Carbondale campus is high after a series of recent incidents that include an anonym ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:37 pm
  • Cary police charge homeowner with arson of house in pre-foreclosure

    CARY — A Cary man is charged with arson for allegedly starting a fire that left a vacant two-story home uninhabitable, police said.
    April 26, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • 'Individual A' sues Dennis Hastert for money over unpaid hush money

    CHICAGO – A man who alleges he was sexually abused by former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert decades ago and was later promised $3.5 million to stay ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:25 pm
  • Woodstock police: Puppy abandoned in sealed pillowcase near Route 14

    WOODSTOCK – Police are investigating a case of animal cruelty after a puppy was placed in a pillowcase secured with duct tape and abandoned near Route ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Students return to scene of Wisconsin prom shooting

    ANTIGO, Wis. – Students returned to class Monday at a northern Wisconsin high school where gunfire disrupted prom night, leaving two students injured ...
    April 25, 2016 - 2:43 pm
  • Cleveland settles lawsuit over Tamir Rice shooting for $6M

    CLEVELAND – The city on Monday reached a $6 million settlement in a lawsuit over the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy shot by a white poli ...
    April 25, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • McHenry resource fair to connect veterans with benefits

    McHENRY – The McHenry County Veteran Assistance Commission will hold its annual Veterans Resource Fair and Stand Down on Thursday.
    April 25, 2016 - 6:08 pm
  • Colorado court: ruling stands that baker can't cite religion in refusing to bake wedding cake for same-sex couple

    DENVER – The Colorado Supreme Court refused Monday to take up the case of a suburban Denver baker who would not make a wedding cake for a same-sex cou ...
    April 25, 2016 - 1:12 pm
  • Man who shot himself in Woodstock was assisting concealed carry class, police say

    WOODSTOCK – The man who accidentally shot himself in the hand over the weekend was assisting in instructing a concealed carry course, police said Mond ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • USA Today owner Gannett bids more than $388 million for Tribune

    NEW YORK – Newspaper publisher Gannett said Monday that it wants to buy Tribune Publishing for more than $388 million, in a deal that would give the o ...
    April 25, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Quiz: What season are you?

    Winter, spring, summer or fall, which season are you? Take our quiz to find out. ...
    April 25, 2016 - 9:08 am
  • Huntley police reports for Monday, April 25, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    April 25, 2016 - 7:50 am
  • Hoverboard malfunctions outside Volo home, fire official says

    VOLO – A Volo boy's birthday celebration ended on a heated note when the hoverboard he had received Sunday started sparking and smoking, fire official ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for April 25; Cruz, Kasich join forces to defeat Trump

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    April 25, 2016 - 6:14 am
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