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  • Metro: Women's March second highest day ever for ridership

    WASHINGTON – Transportation officials in Washington say the more than a million trips taken on the city's rail system Saturday make the day the second ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:42 pm
  • Sean Spicer stands by inauguration claims, but does acknowledge error on ridership numbers

    NEW YORK – White House press secretary Sean Spicer told a roomful of reporters that "our intention is never to lie to you," although sometimes the Tru ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:29 pm
  • Nebraska state senator criticized for women's march retweet

    LINCOLN, Neb. – A Nebraska state senator who had cybersex with a woman on a state computer is facing criticism again for a retweet suggesting that dem ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:09 pm
  • Huntley recognized for renovating historic downtown house

    HUNTLEY – The Village of Huntley has been recognized for its work on a historic house at Route 47 and Main Street. 
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 3:55 pm
  • Crime mugs for January 2017 in McHenry County area

    The charges against the individuals listed are not a proof of guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is t ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • 'Alternative facts' quip from Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway sparks mockery

    NEW YORK – Down is up. The sky is red. Dogs are birthing kittens. Facts? Nope. Try "alternative facts."
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 2:49 pm
  • Crystal Lake lawyer faces aggravated battery to an officer, gun, DUI charges

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake lawyer faces DUI and battery charges after authorities said he drove under the influence of alcohol and shoved and injur ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 2:35 pm
  • After women's marches, can numbers translate to real change?

    DENVER – Deb Szeman, a self-described "homebody," had never participated in a demonstration before hopping on an overnight bus from her home in Charlo ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 2:04 pm
  • Warm weather postpones Crystal Lake Ice Games to Feb. 11

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Park District's first-ever Ice Games are being pushed back to Feb. 11 because of a lack of ice.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 1:30 pm
  • 24 photos of a $599,900 of a Crystal Lake home for sale with a two-story great room and oversized deck

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 1:33 pm
  • McDonald's sales dip in U.S., underscoring comeback challenges

    NEW YORK – McDonald's is trying stage a comeback, and offering Egg McMuffins all day won't be enough to get more people in its restaurants.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 12:48 pm
  • McHenry County Board chairman gets tiebreaker vote under new Illinois election law

    A new law aimed at preventing candidates from holding two seats on the same county board also has given McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks a ti ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 12:33 pm
  • President Trump moves to pull U.S. out of Trans-Pacific Partnership

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, fulfilling a camp ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 11:25 am
  • Marco Rubio to back Rex Tillerson for secretary of state

    WASHINGTON – Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday that he will support President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state despite reservations about th ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Lawsuit: President Trump's businesses violate the Constitution

    NEW YORK – A lawsuit Monday alleged that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 8:53 am
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