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  • Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu assails Iran-nuclear talks in Congress address

    WASHINGTON — In a speech that stirred political intrigue in two countries, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Congress on Tuesday that neg ...
    NEW: March 3, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Former Neoga police chief dies after heart attack while shoveling snow from driveway

    NEOGA (AP) — A former police chief of the Neoga Police Department has died after suffering a heart attack while shoveling snow from his driveway.
    NEW: March 3, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • Archdiocese of Chicago: Retired Cardinal Francis George admitted to hospital

    CHICAGO — Chicago's retired Cardinal Francis George has been admitted to the hospital for evaluation after he stopped treatment for kidney cancer more ...
    NEW: March 3, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Status hearing set in Chicago for of Bolingbrook teen in Islamic State case

    CHICAGO — A Chicago-area man charged with trying to travel with his siblings to Syria to join the Islamic State group is scheduled to appear in court ...
    NEW: March 3, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Lakemoor crash involves school bus; more than 40 students evaluated

    LAKEMOOR – More than 40 students were evaluated Tuesday after a crash involving a school bus, but fire officials said there were no injuries reported.
    NEW: March 3, 2015 - 10:40 am
  • Winter weather advisory in effect in McHenry County until noon

    After issuing a special weather statement Monday, the National Weather Service is now advising there will likely be travel difficulties until about no ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • Snow, wind causing newspaper delivery delays

    Due to overnight snow and high winds, many papers are blowing, and delivery may be delayed in your area.
    March 3, 2015 - 6:43 am
  • Illinois state Rep. David McSweeney files bill on TIF-related bonds

    A bill filed Friday would give voters a way to stop referendums tied to tax increment financing districts.
    March 3, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • District 26 raises $11,000 for families affected by fire

    Efforts by District 26 and the surrounding community have garnered more than $11,000 in donations for five families displaced by a January apartment f ...
    March 3, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Marlowe Middle School students perform musical comedy March 13-14

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Students from Marlowe Middle School will perform a musical comedy about a fast-talking salesman on March 13 and 14.
    March 3, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Illinois lawmakers propose measure to battle heroin abuse

    SPRINGFIELD – Two Illinois lawmakers announced bipartisan legislation Monday that would spend $25 million to combat an epidemic of heroin and prescrip ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Former Gov. Quinn earning $11,396 monthly pension

    SPRINGFIELD – Former Gov. Pat Quinn receives a state pension of just less than $11,400 a month, although it could shrink if proposed reforms he signed ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • PharmaCann to accept its 2nd marijuana grow permit

    CHICAGO – A suburban Chicago company called PharmaCann took on a bigger role in Illinois’ medical marijuana industry Monday, confirming it would accep ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Bills would change up Illinois primary, campaign financing

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois electoral system would see changes under proposals in the state legislature, including ones on primaries and campaign finan ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock reimburses private plane expenses for football game

    WASHINGTON – Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock reimbursed the U.S. government for more than $1,200 in travel expenses for attending a Chicago Bears football ...
    March 2, 2015 - 11:38 pm
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