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  • 'Miracle on the Hudson' legacy: 70,000 slain birds

    NEW YORK – Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River eight years ago this weekend. They ...
    Jan. 15, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County grand jury indictments

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County grand jury this week indicted the following people on the following charges:
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • Algonquin trustees to consider medical marijuana dispensary on North Main Street

    ALGONQUIN – Village officials are considering plans for a medical marijuana dispensary that could open in Algonquin in the coming year.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:58 pm
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to close after 146 years

    ELLENTON, Fla. – After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circ ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • Huntley manufacturing company to nearly double size of its facility

    HUNTLEY – FYH Bearing Units USA Inc. is looking to nearly double the size of its existing property in Huntley.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Trump unleashes Twitter attack against civil rights legend John Lewis

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump tore into civil rights legend John Lewis on Saturday for questioning the legitimacy of the Republican billionaire's White Hous ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Illinois schools boost recruitment for substitute teachers

    CHATHAM – Faced with a shortage of substitute teachers, school districts in Illinois are increasing their recruitment efforts and getting a boost from ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • Chicago pledges improvements to police after scathing Justice Department report

    CHICAGO – Chicago officials are pledging to revamp the city Police Department after a scathing federal report, but a change in presidential administra ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Florida airport shooting highlights nexus between mentally ill, cops

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Just weeks before a gunman opened fire at Fort Lauderdale's airport, authorities said he walked into an FBI office in Alaska, ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • ‘Is it on your bucket list to save a life?’ Johnsburg grad to donate kidney to classmates' child

    JOHNSBURG – Married not long after graduating from Johnsburg High School where they met, Ryan and Ashley Wagner’s joy 10 years later over expanding th ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Cary Library holds open house after $2.6M renovation complete

    CARY – The Somers family is looking forward to more visits to the library in 2017 after seeing the new renovations at this weekend's open house.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 5:54 pm
  • Marchers brave cold, rain for MLK march in DC

    WASHINGTON – Despite rain and cold weather, marchers filled several blocks in Washington on Saturday as they rallied in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day m ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • Trump unleashes Twitter attack against civil rights legend

    NEW YORK – Donald Trump tore into civil rights legend John Lewis for questioning the legitimacy of the Republican billionaire's White House victory, i ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • Protesters denounce Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric, plans

    WASHINGTON – A standing-room-only crowd packed into a historic African-American church in downtown Washington on Saturday for one of dozens of rallies ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:59 pm
  • Pesky ice storm reaches southern Illinois; more on way

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Parts of the central U.S. grappled Saturday with a second day of road-glazing ice and braced for more of the treacherous, below-fre ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:59 pm
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