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  • Challenger, Columbia wreckage on public display for 1st time

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Task force hopes to help Mitsubishi, its employees

    NORMAL – Officials in Bloomington, Normal and McLean County have set up a task force to help Mitsubishi Motors employees who will soon lose their jobs ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in U.S. ends in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion

    HARARE, Zimbabwe – Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a Pennsylvania doctor on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • French riot police disperse migrants at Channel Tunnel

    COQUELLES, France – French riot police have sprayed migrants with a chemical irritant as they tried to storm the Channel Tunnel, and the British and F ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • U.S., Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit

    CAIRO – Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years a ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Internal dispute over Taliban succession hints at rifts

    KABUL, Afghanistan – The brother of Mullah Mohammad Omar on Sunday joined a growing chorus of opposition to the opaque selection of the late Taliban l ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent prot ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Storms with high winds, rain and hail pound Chicago area

    CHICAGO – Severe storms swept through the Chicago area packing high winds, rain and hail that toppled trees and power lines, but there were no immedia ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • IOC to order tests for viruses at Rio's Olympic water venues

    RIO DE JANEIRO – The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Registration open for MCC’s pharmacy technician training

    McHENRY – Training for the pharmacy technicians that fill, package and distribute medications and maintain patient records and inventory will be held ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • MCC to host supervisory leadership series

    McHENRY – Registration is open for a series designed to help build leaders.Developmental Dimensions ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Volo man charged with unlawful use of a weapon

    A Volo man faces two felony charges after the Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shots fired call Saturday night in Volo.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Route 14 in unincorporated Cary reopens after crash

    A crash involving two cars and one motorcycle sent one person to the hospital Sunday, said Cary Fire Protection District Lt. Frank Polivka.
    Aug. 3, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • IDOT revisits Coral Township roundabout plan, asks for public input

    UNION – A roundabout at an intersection that transportation officials have determined is one of the most dangerous in Illinois might be built without ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 10:59 pm
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