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  • Cary receives reports of catalytic converter thefts at Metra station

    CARY – Catalytic converters from two vehicles were stolen from the village's Metra lot, the police department said.
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets heart stent to clear artery clog

    WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had a heart stent implanted Wednesday to clear a blocked coronary artery but was expected to be ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • St. Louis County prosecutor faces new criticism over Ferguson case

    FERGUSON, Mo. — He criticized the media. He talked about witness testimony that didn't match physical evidence. And he did it at night, as a city alre ...
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Woodstock Police Explorer Post hosts food drive starting Dec. 1

    WOODSTOCK – Starting Dec. 1, the Woodstock Police Explorer's Post #765 will host a food drive that benefits the Woodstock Food Pantry.
    NEW: Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • New Jersey hiker photographed bear before it killed him

    WEST MILFORD, N.J. — A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Black Friday gun buys test background check system

    BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — Black Friday isn't just when shoppers rush to stores for holiday sales. It's also one of the busiest days of the year for gun purc ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Ferguson protesters across U.S. peaceful, disruptive

    People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Cary police reports for Nov. 26, 2014

    • Harold Braxton, 43, 264 Crystal St., Cary, was charged Monday, Nov. 3, with two counts of domestic battery.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Cleveland to release video of boy shot by officer while holding pellet gun

    CLEVELAND — City police plan to release the names of the two officers involved in the shooting death of a 12-year-old boy, along with dispatch calls a ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • National Guard reinforcements in Ferguson contain damage from protests

    FERGUSON, Mo. — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • McHenry County Environmental Defenders host Woodstock holiday book sale

    WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County are holding their annual Holiday Kick-Off Book Sale at the Woodstock Square Mall building lo ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • No charges filed after Carpentersville man dies following traffic stop

    CARPENTERSVILLE – In August, a 31-year-old Carpentersville man died after being stopped for a traffic offense and subsequently taken to the ground by ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Chicago couple sues owner of plane that crashed into home

    CHICAGO — A Chicago couple is suing the owner of a small cargo plane that crashed into their home, alleging the company failed to properly maintain th ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:38 am
  • 6-year-old Illinois boy starts fire at Dollar General store in Silvis, police say

    SILVIS (AP) — Police in western Illinois say a 6-year-old boy started a fire that heavily damaged a Dollar General store earlier this month.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Chicago O'Hare, Midway airports expect more Thanksgiving holiday travelers

    CHICAGO — More than 1.9 million passengers are expected to pass through Chicago's airports over the Thanksgiving holiday period.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:33 am
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