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  • Marengo man accused of shooting Woodstock man with BB gun at golf course

    MARENGO – A Marengo man was charged with battery in a Monday incident in which another man was shot twice in the hand with a BB gun at the 18th hole o ...
    April 26, 2016 - 4:21 pm
  • McHenry County's Valley Hi capital plan not a plan to spend down reserve, administrator says

    WOODSTOCK – An ongoing capital plan for Valley Hi Nursing Home is not a mad race to spend down its large budget surplus, its administrator said.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Woodstock police to host drug take-back event Saturday

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 11th opportunity in six years to prevent ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • San Francisco police ensnared in 2nd racist texting scandal

    SAN FRANCISCO – A new batch of racist text messages allegedly exchanged by San Francisco police officers has been released.
    April 26, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • House GOP leader: No help for Puerto Rico before deadline

    WASHINGTON – Congress will not act to help debt-ridden Puerto Rico ahead of a May 1 deadline when nearly half-a-billion dollars in bond payments come ...
    April 26, 2016 - 2:11 pm
  • Hubble Telescope finds tiny moon orbiting dwarf planet Makemake

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – Chalk up a moon for the icy dwarf planet Makemake.The Hubble Space Telescope ...
    April 26, 2016 - 1:49 pm
  • Details of sex abuse could mean prison time for Dennis Hastert

    CHICAGO – When Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty last year to breaking banking laws, sentencing guidelines suggested that the former House speaker would p ...
    April 26, 2016 - 1:29 pm
  • Prince's sister says musician had no known will

    MINNEAPOLIS – Prince's sister says the superstar musician had no known will and filed paperwork Tuesday asking a Minnesota court to appoint a special ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:58 pm
  • Third wave of migrants returned to Turkey from Greece

    ISTANBUL – Dozens of migrants arrived in Turkey on Tuesday, Turkish officials said, as part of a migration deal with the European Union meant to stem ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Head-on crash on Route 14 in Cary sends 2 to hospital

    CARY – Two men were injured Tuesday in a Route 14 crash fire officials said might have been preceded by a medical emergency.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Huntley Village Board to vote on creek relocation plan near Sun City

    HUNTLEY – The Village Board will vote this week on whether to advance conceptual plans to reroute a creek bisecting the property at the northwest corn ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • AP Interview: Saudi prince unveils plans to welcome tourists

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia has plans to issue select visas to welcome tens of thousands of tourists a year as part of a sweeping natio ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:45 pm
  • Police investigating fatal Hebron crash into tree

    HEBRON – Police continue to investigate what caused a crash in a Hebron neighborhood that left a 52-year-old man dead Monday.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Tribune calls Gannett 'erratic,' but still reviewing deal

    NEW YORK – Tribune Publishing said Tuesday in a letter that USA Today owner Gannett was "erratic" and "unreliable" as the two newspaper companies trie ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:13 pm
  • LGBT debate spurs arrests at North Carolina statehouse

    RALEIGH, N.C. – A day of protests and arrests around North Carolina's statehouse marked what's likely to be weeks of impassioned debate over a law lim ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:02 pm
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