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  • Planes carry bodies to Netherlands

    KHARKIV, Ukraine – Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursday, wh ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • House panel clears way for vote on lawsuit

    WASHINGTON – Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit acc ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Walsh campaign: Senator won't withdraw from race

    HELENA, Mont. – Sen. John Walsh remained steadfast Thursday amid allegations he plagiarized a research project required for a master’s degree, winning ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Iraq elects new president as series of attacks kills dozens

    BAGHDAD – Iraqi lawmakers elected a veteran Kurdish politician on Thursday to replace long-serving Jalal Talabani as the country’s new president in th ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Execution offers evidence against lethal injection

    ST. LOUIS – The nation’s third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and am ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Ohio State marching band chief fired after probe

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday after determining he ignored a “sexualized” atmo ...
    NEW: July 24, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Sentencing hearing for attempted murder begins with grisly details

    WOODSTOCK – Kelly Krause went to sleep July 1, 2013, a different woman than she is today.Just after ...
    July 24, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • Judges tosses 1 of 2 battery cases against former D200 teacher

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge on Thursday tossed one of the cases against a former Olson Elementary School teacher accused of inappropriately tou ...
    July 24, 2014 - 5:43 pm
  • County Board takes first step in reorganization debate

    WOODSTOCK – The newly-created McHenry County Board Reorganization Committee spent portions of its first meeting Thursday looking anything but organize ...
    July 24, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • Huntley man charged with kidnapping

    LINCOLNSHIRE –A 21-year-old Huntley man has been charged with attempting to kidnap a teenage girl.D ...
    July 24, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • McHenry man charged with murder

    A McHenry man who was previously charged with concealing a homicide, was charged Wednesday with murder of the woman found in his home, the McHenry Cou ...
    July 24, 2014 - 4:47 pm
  • Stuff the Bus to help students in need Sunday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Area residents can help McHenry County school children in need Sunday at the Crystal Lake Wal-Mart during the Salvation's Army Stuff th ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • GOP Rauner's campaign ad used made-up headlines

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring — and even maki ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Planes with Ukraine bodies arrive in Netherlands

    KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Two more military aircraft carrying remains of victims from the Malaysian plane disaster arrived in the Netherlands on Thursda ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • Quinn: Rauner ad shows 'pattern of dishonesty'

    CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has blasted a new commercial by his Republican opponent in which headlines from news stories appear doctored.
    July 24, 2014 - 3:10 pm
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