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  • American Indian tribes work to create sex-offender registries

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — More than three-quarters of American Indian tribes that have the authority to develop sex-offender registries are well on their way ...
    NEW: Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:57 pm
  • McHenry County Health Department offering flu vaccine in Wonder Lake

    WONDER LAKE – McHenry County Department of Health will host a flu clinic on from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Wonder Lake Chamber of Comme ...
    NEW: Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Crystal Lake Auto Tech receives go-ahead to relocation plan

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Despite initial opposition from the mayor, a Crystal Lake automotive repair shop has received the go-ahead to relocate to a vacant corn ...
    NEW: Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • Flight for Life called to Johnsburg crash

    JOHNSBURG – Flight for Life was called to the scene of a single-vehicle crash near Chapel Hill Road and Washington Park Thursday afternoon.
    UPDATED: Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:55 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth gives birth to baby girl

    CHICAGO — U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth has given birth to a baby girl.A Thursday statement from the sub ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Aurora man accused of trying to join terrorists in Syria to remain in jail, judge says

    CHICAGO — A federal judge says a 20-year-old American accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria will remain jailed pending trial ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner calls on Pat Quinn to freeze hiring

    SPRINGFIELD — Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner is calling on outgoing Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze all hiring in the final weeks of his term.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Pennsylvania grandma who says she sold marijuana to raise grandchildren gets prison

    BUTLER, Pa. (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman who said she sold marijuana to help raise several grandchildren after her daughter died has been s ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Buffalo roofs collapsing under weight of snow

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — Roofs began to creak and collapse under the weight as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total Thursday to an ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:49 pm
  • Israel to demolish homes of Palestinian synagogue attackers

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police on Thursday handed home demolition notices to families of four Palestinian attackers from east Jerusalem, including tw ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • 5 things to watch for in Obama's immigration speech

    WASHINGTON — After years of wrangling with Congress over how to fix the country's immigration system, President Barack Obama is ready to announce his ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:41 am
  • Gunman killed after shooting at Florida State University, police say

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A gunman opened fire early Thursday at a Florida State University library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • Beardstown man charged with murder in 8-month-old baby's death

    BEARDSTOWN — Cass County authorities have charged a Beardstown man with murder in the death of his girlfriend's 8-month-old son.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Geneva murder trial pushed to February

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man charged with his wife's murder must now wait until after the new year for a trial.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:33 am
  • Carpentersville residence uninhabitable after fire

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A Carpentersville residence was left uninhabitable with smoke damage on three floors after a fire Wednesday night, officials said.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:13 am
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