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  • Wauconda man charged with DUI marijuana after fatal Volo crash

    VOLO – A 23-year-old Wauconda man is accused of driving under the influence of marijuana in connection with the May 5 death of a woman who was walking ...
    May 27, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Woodstock police, city council reach new contract agreements

    WOODSTOCK – New contracts for unionized Woodstock Police Department employees have been approved by the City of Woodstock and Fraternal Order of Polic ...
    May 27, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governor

    SANTA FE, N.M. – It was a stunning rebuke – even by Donald Trump's standards – aimed at the nation's only Latina governor at a political rally in her ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Crystal Lake chamber presents awards to area business leaders

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kathryn I. Martens, director of the Crystal Lake Public Library, won the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce’s ATHENA Leadership Award, Pe ...
    May 27, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • In Hiroshima, Obama honors 'silent cry' of bombing victims

    HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — President Barack Obama paid tribute Friday to the "silent cry" of the 140,000 victims of the atomic bomb dropped 71 years ago ...
    May 27, 2016 - 9:27 am
  • Rauner, Illinois legislative leaders meeting today

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois state legislative leaders are continuing discussions about how to end an 11-month budget stalemate.
    May 27, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • U.S. economic growth in Q1 revised up to 0.8 percent rate

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy's slowdown in growth at the beginning of the year wasn't quite as bad as first thought, thanks to a bigger boost from ho ...
    May 27, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Huntley police reports for Friday, May 27, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 27, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Reeder: Illinois politicians should butt out of shared economy

    HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. – Earlier this month, I went on a week-long business trip through Mississippi and Louisiana, but avoided staying in motels.
    May 27, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Marengo police reports for Friday, May 27, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 27, 2016 - 6:50 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 27; Obama makes historic visit to Hiroshima

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 27, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • Many opt to take Social Security before full retirement age

    CHICAGO – Taking Social Security benefits early comes with a price, yet more than 4 in 10 Americans who are 50 and older say they’ll dip into the prog ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • More than 4,000 migrants rescued in single day

    ROME – More than 4,000 would-be refugees were rescued at sea Thursday in one of the busiest days of the Mediterranean migrant crisis, and at least 20 ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • Origin of key Clinton emails from report are a mystery

    WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was supposed to have turned over all work-related emails to the State Department to be ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • A day after the shouting, GOP and Democrats back talking

    SPRINGFIELD – A day after Republicans booed and yelled at Illinois House Democrats for passing their own budget without GOP input, leaders from both p ...
    May 27, 2016 - 12:32 am
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