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  • Stein makes Michigan third state for presidential recount

    LANSING, Mich. – Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein on Wednesday requested a full hand recount of Michigan's presidential vote, making it the ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • OPEC agrees to cut output in bid to push up oil price

    VIENNA – Breaking with years of inaction, OPEC agreed Wednesday to cut its oil output for the first time since 2008. The move effectively scraps its s ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • House Democrats re-elect Nancy Pelosi as leader despite discontent

    WASHINGTON – House Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader Wednesday, ratifying the status quo in a changing Washington despite widespread f ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Trump claims to have saved Carrier jobs, but details are hazy

    WASHINGTON – In persuading Carrier to keep hundreds of jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump is claiming victory on behalf of factory workers ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Drought, flood, fire and now killer storms plague South

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tornadoes that dropped out of the night sky killed five people in two states and injured at least a dozen more Wednesday, adding to ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Trump diving right in by tapping experienced Cabinet members

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump promised to “drain the swamp” in the nation’s capital. Instead, he’s diving right in.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Crystal Lake Central High School choir director accused of sex with former students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A former Crystal Lake high school choir director is under investigation for allegedly having sex with former students, police said.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:52 am
  • MCC updates Green Guide with new electronics recycling locations

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Having trouble finding places that will accept that old TV or computer monitor for recycling?
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 5:16 pm
  • Centegra offering breast cancer survivor support group

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System is offering a breast cancer survivor support group for women.T ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 5:02 pm
  • McHenry County state lawmakers claim victory in lame-duck tax increase fight

    The odds of a lame-duck income tax increase, already pretty remote, became even more of a long shot with a significant majority of Illinois House lawm ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • McHenry-based Bike Haven opening second Woodstock location

    WOODSTOCK – Josh and Jessica Arnow, co-owners of Bike Haven in McHenry, have lived in Woodstock for 16 years. Seeing a need for a bike shop in their c ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • Netflix allows subscribers to binge-watch offline

    SAN FRANCISCO – Netflix subscribers can now binge on many of their favorite shows and movies even when they don't have an internet connection.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 1:14 pm
  • Coroner IDs Elgin driver killed in Route 20 crash near Marengo

    Authorities have identified the 29-year-old Elgin man who was killed Monday evening after a two-vehicle crash near Marengo.
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Donald Trump says he's leaving businesses to avoid conflicts

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday he's leaving his business empire to focus on being the nation's 45th president, declaring he ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • 14 places in McHenry County to take your kids this holiday season

    Check out 14 of our favorite places to take your kids of all ages in McHenry County during the holiday season.
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 11:54 pm
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