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  • Authorities: Bus driver didn't brake before hitting big rig

    PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – Ana Car didn't remember the sudden impact, only that she woke up among dead and injured passengers in a dark tour bus filled wi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Obama's library materials to travel from capital to Illinois

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Some of the White House materials bound for President Barack Obama's presidential library in Chicago will start making their way fro ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Iraqis on edge of Mosul face a deadly dilemma to stay or flee

    QAYARA, Iraq – Bayda Muhammad Khalaf followed the government’s advice to stay in her home with her husband and seven children as Iraqi troops advanced ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Clinton teams up with Massachusetts Sen. Warren

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Joining forces in the presidential campaign’s final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Mond ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Trump rejects 'phony' polls, insists 'we are winning'

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energiz ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • For some low-income workers, retirement is only a dream

    CHICAGO – It was a striking image. A photo of an 89-year-old man hunched over, struggling to push his cart with frozen treats.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Pakistani officials say 48 police trainees killed in attack

    QUETTA, Pakistan – Gunmen stormed a police training center late Monday in Pakistan's restive Baluchistan province and detonated explosive vests, killi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:56 pm
  • Women defend wearing yoga pants in peaceful parade

    BARRINGTON, R.I. – Hundreds of women, girls and other supporters proudly donned their yoga pants Sunday afternoon as they peacefully paraded around th ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Posting ballot selfie? Check your state laws first

    TRENTON, N.J. – You probably already know whether you’ll vote for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on Election Day, leaving one important question to c ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Younger, diverse voters are reshaping California politics

    LOS ANGELES – Come Election Day, California could legalize pot. Its new U.S. senator will be black or Hispanic – a first for the state. And voters cou ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Overjoyed Chicago Cubs fans turn attention to World Series

    CHICAGO – With a mix of euphoria, relief and disbelief, long-suffering Cubs fans are shaking off superstitions and setting their sights on the team’s ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats

    DURHAM, N.C. – Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping De ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Public access for week of Oct. 24 to Oct 28

    Monday• Huntley Plan Commission: 6:30 p.m., Huntley Village Hall, 10987 Main St.• McHenry Committee ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • MCCD to host candlelight hike at Glacial Park

    RINGWOOD – The McHenry County Conservation District is inviting residents to take a candlelight hike along the marsh and to Nippersink Creek while exp ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • MCC to host viewing of film about rape on college campuses

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Student Peace Action Network and the Generation End It club are co-sponsoring three separate showings of the ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:29 am
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