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  • Cindy Crawford's DeKalb roots featured in her autobiography, 'Becoming'

    Before Cindy Crawford graced runways and magazines such as Playboy and Cosmopolitan, she toiled under the hot summer sun in DeKalb County cornfields.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • High school football Week 7: McHenry County Sports' Friday Night Live

    High school football Week 7: McHenry County Sports' Friday Night Live ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 9, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Defense seeks dismissal of drug-induced homicide charge against Zion man

    WOODSTOCK – The defense attorney for a Zion man charged with drug-induced homicide is seeking to have the charge against his client dropped.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • Pedestrian suffers minor injuries after being hit by car in Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG – A 24-year-old woman suffered minor injures after she was hit by a vehicle Friday in Johnsburg, a fire official said.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Woodstock crash sends 3 to hospital

    WOODSTOCK – Three people were taken to an area hospital after a crash Friday on Route 47 near Woodstock, a fire official said.
    UPDATED: Oct. 9, 2015 - 4:14 pm
  • Lake in the Hills man gets supervision, public service for threatening rap video

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man once facing a felony charge of threatening a police officer received six months of supervision under a recent plea ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • 1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Northern Arizona University

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — An overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into gunfire Friday when a freshman at Northern Arizona Univers ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Oct. 9; Tunisian democracy group wins Nobel Peace Prize

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 6:05 am
  • Trade deal, Keystone open Clinton to flip-flop charges

    WASHINGTON – Martin O’Malley was blunt when he learned Hillary Rodham Clinton had announced her opposition to a Pacific Rim trade deal. “Wow, that’s a ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • Illinois Gov. Rauner ends quarter with $19M in campaign fund

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner has more than $19 million in his campaign fund after the most recent fundraising quarter.SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Raun ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • House bill would cut prison time for some offenders

    WASHINGTON – In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would redu ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:52 am
  • After Obama apology, medical charity presses probe request

    KABUL, Afghanistan – A day after President Barack Obama apologized for a tragic U.S. airstrike that killed at least 22 people at a hospital run by Doc ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Israeli leader calls for calm amid spiraling attacks

    JERUSALEM – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to calm Israelis Thursday as a wave of Palestinian stabbing attacks spread deeper into Israel and ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • Illinois approves 3,100 medical marijuana patients

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois is continuing to approve patients to use medical marijuana, with about 100 more approval letters sent in September.SPRINGFIELD ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
  • New tally in Saudi hajj disaster shows at least 1,399 killed

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The crush and stampede last month outside of Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca killed at least 1,399 people during the h ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 12:51 am
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