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  • Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

    WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keepi ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:57 am
  • Tribune rejects second Gannett bid; sets the stage for talks

    NEW YORK – Tribune Publishing rejected a second takeover bid from USA Today owner Gannett, but did say Monday that it was open to further talks.
    May 23, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • Opening statements launch Drew Peterson murder-for-hire trial

    CHESTER – Opening statements are to begin in the murder-for-hire trial of Drew Peterson, the former suburban Chicago police officer accused of plottin ...
    May 23, 2016 - 8:19 am
  • District 300 to work with Cambridge Lakes Charter School management on non-compliance claims

    HAMPSHIRE – After an at-times emotional, yet fairly calm meeting, the Community Unit School District 300 superintendent and the president of the local ...
    May 23, 2016 - 7:52 am
  • Lake in the Hills police reports for Monday, May 23, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 23, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • 10 Things to Know for May 23; Obama lifts arms ban in first visit to Vietnam

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    May 23, 2016 - 6:09 am
  • Trial begins for Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard

    OPELIKA, Ala. – Shrewd, intelligent and disciplined, House Speaker Mike Hubbard was the general of the GOP offensive in 2010 to win Republican control ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Boycott over LGBT law impacts more than just the music fans

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Stagehand Kery Eller doesn't own any Bruce Springsteen albums, but he would smash them if he did.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Clinton, Sanders duel over Latino vote in California

    LOS ANGELES – Bernie Sanders’ image gazes out from a corner storefront in Boyle Heights, a Hispanic enclave known for its plump burritos and a plaza w ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Obama looks to boost economic, security ties in Asia

    HANOI, Vietnam – President Barack Obama’s mission in Vietnam and Japan is to build stronger economic and security ties with Asian-Pacific allies anxio ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • Budget stalemate erodes interest in some Illinois colleges

    CHAMPAIGN – High school seniors’ unease over the lack of state funding for Illinois universities is contributing to a drop in applications at a number ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Fox River Grove police to move dispatch to NERCOMM in McHenry

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Village Board approved a contract Thursday that will move police dispatch services to the soon-to-be-expanded center in McHenry.
    May 23, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • David McSweeney bill to rein in Illinois local government expenses headed to governor

    A bill aimed at cracking down on public officials dining and traveling at taxpayers’ expense is headed to Gov. Bruce Rauner’s desk to be signed into l ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • Fox Lake seeks entries for fire hydrant art exhibit

    FOX LAKE – The village of Fox Lake is seeking artists who want to put their work on the streets.In a ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • McHenry County Public Access for Week of May 23

    MondayHuntley Plan Commission: 6:30 p.m., Huntley Village Hall, 10987 Main St.McHenry Committee of t ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:21 am
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