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  • Illinois Triathlon Championship will not return to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Illinois Triathlon Championship will not be returning to Three Oaks Recreation Area for a third year, a city official said.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • Zimbabwe official: U.S. dentist not wanted for killing Cecil the lion

    HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe is no longer pressing for the extradition of James Walter Palmer, an American dentist who killed a well-known lion called ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:58 am
  • Fresh Thyme Farmers Market opens Wednesday on Route 14 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Midwestern organic grocer Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will host a grand opening Wednesday in Crystal Lake, company officials announced.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • Lake in the Hills rollover crash on Randall Road sends 3 to hospital

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Three people were injured Monday in a rollover crash on Randall Road that involved six vehicles, officials said.
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Hillary Clinton has edge in Nevada, site of Dems' first debate

    LAS VEGAS – When the Democratic candidates for president take the stage for their first debate this week in Nevada, they'll do so in a state that serv ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 12; Clinton has edge in Nevada ahead of debate

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Islamic State could gain from Turkish peace rally bombing

    ANKARA, Turkey – Thousands mourned the 95 victims of Turkey's deadliest attack in years as state inspectors tried Sunday to identify who sent suicide ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Ex-soldier upset by no jail time recommendation for Bergdahl

    HOUSTON – A former member of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's platoon said Sunday he's angered by an Army officer's recommendation that Bergdahl face a lower-leve ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Syrian troops gain as Putin defends strikes

    BEIRUT – Syrian troops backed by Russian airstrikes advanced against insurgents in the center of the country as President Vladimir Putin defended Mosc ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • NATO: Helicopter crash at Afghanistan base kills 5

    KABUL, Afghanistan – A military helicopter crashed Sunday at the NATO base in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing five coalition members and injuring f ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • TLS Veterans in McHenry seeking donations for "Stuff a Truck" fundraiser

    McHENRY – TLS Veterans in McHenry is seeking donations of gently used clothing, winter gear, household items and books for its “Stuff a Truck” fundrai ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Iran's parliament approves outline of bill on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran’s parliament on Sunday approved an outline of a bill that would allow the government to implement a historic nuclear deal reached ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Chicago archbishop calls for stronger gun regulations

    CHICAGO – Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich is calling for stronger gun regulations in the wake of mass shootings around the nation and street violence ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Lower gas prices means no Social Security increase next year

    WASHINGTON – For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no increas ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:32 am
  • Changing fall colors focus of Glacial Park program

    RINGWOOD – A story, dance and magic trick will teach kids about trees and why their leaves change color in the fall.
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 12:32 am
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