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  • 3 people found dead in Lake in the Hills home, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police are investigating the deaths of three people in what police said appears to be an isolated incident.
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 5:07 pm
  • Expected flooding, storms lead to evacuations in California

    GUERNEVILLE, Calif. – About 2,000 people in a rural California community near Sacramento were asked to leave their homes Tuesday as a river swollen by ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • Dakota Access protest policing costs exceed $22M

    BISMARCK, N.D. – The cost of policing the Dakota Access pipeline protests in North Dakota has surpassed $22 million – an amount that would fund the st ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – An unrepentant Dylann Roof was sentenced to death Tuesday for fatally shooting nine black church members during a Bible study sessi ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Paul Ryan: GOP will work on repealing, replacing health law

    WASHINGTON – Republicans will work on unraveling and replacing the health care law at the same time, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday as GOP leade ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Official: Trump briefed on potentially compromising report

    WASHINGTON – Top intelligence officials last week told President-elect Donald Trump about an unsubstantiated report that Russia had compromising perso ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Sessions tells senators he'd stand up to Trump as attorney general

    WASHINGTON – Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions fervently rejected "damnably false" accusations of past racist comments Tuesday as he challenged Democratic co ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Scientists have ruled out a link between vaccines and autism. Donald Trump wants a skeptic to debate the science

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is reviving long debunked attempts to link vaccines to autism, asking a vocal skeptic to chair a commission ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:10 pm
  • Lawsuits over Donald Trump's business threaten to tie up presidency

    WASHINGTON – As a businessman, Donald Trump has kept the courts busy. That's hardly likely to change when he enters the Oval Office, creating an unusu ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 2:12 pm
  • IRS to delay tax refunds for millions of low-income families

    WASHINGTON – The IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight identity t ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Democrat criticizes Obama for slow response to Russian hacks

    WASHINGTON – The Senate intelligence committee's top Democrat criticized the Obama administration on Tuesday for its slow response to allegations of R ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 1:03 pm
  • Seven acres and a custom spa room: 23 photos of a $1.4 million Woodstock home for sale

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Men in KKK costumes disrupt Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing

    WASHINGTON – Protesters disrupted Sen. Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing for attorney general on Tuesday, including two men wearing Ku Klux Klan cos ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • Boris Johnson says UK told Donald Trump that Russia was behind hacking

    LONDON – Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain told U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and his team that Russia "is up to all sorts of very dirt ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 9:21 am
  • Sheriff's office: Motorists be careful of slick roads

    The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is advising motorists to use caution when driving this morning as road conditions in some areas are slick.
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 7:21 am
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