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  • Oliver: Now’s the time to recall winter driving tricks

    The first big snowfall of the season usually is a welcome one. After all, all of that white stuff on the ground is downright picturesque.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Former astronaut, U.S. Sen. John Glenn of Ohio has died at 95

    WASHINGTON – John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long ca ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • Donald Trump promises to 'work something out' on undocumented children in the United States

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's promise to "work something out" for immigrants brought here illegally as kids is dividing fellow Republicans, underscoring ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Obama and Trump hurled insults, now trade pleasantries

    WASHINGTON – Did anyone see it coming, the apparent new rapport between President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump?
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Donald Trump criticized a union leader on Twitter. He got threatening calls.

    WASHINGTON – The union president slammed by Donald Trump on Twitter challenged the president-elect Thursday to back up his claim that a deal to discou ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signs bill sparing 2 nuclear plants

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner approved a plan Wednesday that will provide billions of dollars in subsidies to Exelon Corp. to keep two unpr ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Donald Trump chooses hardliners but talks softer on immigration

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump embraced new Cabinet officers Wednesday whose backgrounds suggest he's primed to put tough actions behind his campaign rhetori ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack: Crowd honors 'gift of freedom' from servicemen

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – Thousands of people observed a moment of silence before fighter jets streaked across the sky during a ceremony Wednesday at Pea ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • Innovation or monopoly? Panel looks at ATT-Time Warner deal

    WASHINGTON – Senators questioning the logic of a proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner turned their focus to the nickels and dimes of the issue ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • Charleston church shooting survivor recalls loud noise, then darkness

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – A survivor of last year's massacre at a black South Carolina church testified Wednesday that her Bible study group had just closed ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Huntley High School senior uses Eagle Scout project to give back to former school

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – When Huntley High School senior Brady Cairns started his Eagle Scout project, he decided he wanted to give back to one of his form ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • McHenry County Housing Authority offers funds for families in need of utility bill assistance

    WOODSTOCK – Low-income families are able to apply for funds to help pay their utility bills for keeping their homes heated.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 1:05 am
  • Former McHenry County judge, lawyer Thomas Schermerhorn dies

    WOODSTOCK – Former McHenry County judge and lawyer Thomas Schermerhorn is remembered as a passionate judge and a hard worker.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Cary woman: 'I just want my dog back, I don’t care about the car'

    CARY – Police are seeking the public’s help as they search for a gray 2010 Suzuki Grand Vitara stolen with a dog still inside in front of the Jewel-Os ...
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 12:59 am
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