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  • On the Record With: Marengo attorney, Super Lawyer recipient Steve Greeley

    MARENGO – Steve Greeley Jr. is an investigator.Whether it was watching “Matlock” or his interest in ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • PHOTOS: Richmond-Burton Community High School graduation

    Class size:Valedictorian: Anna Elizabeth MacLeanSchool motto/mission: “It is the mission of Richmond ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Crystal Lake school gives specialized education to students with autism

    CRYSTAL LAKE – At Alexander Leigh Center for Autism in Crystal Lake, co-founder Kelly Weaver wants to see students with autism go as far as they possi ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Illinois governor: Still time to achieve 'grand compromise'

    BEDFORD PARK – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says there's time for Republicans and rank-and-file Democrats to accomplish "a grand compromise" on a balanc ...
    May 22, 2016 - 7:31 pm
  • Death toll from weeklong storms in Sri Lanka rises to 92

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – The death toll from landslides and floods in Sri Lanka as a result of weeklong heavy storms has risen to 92, officials said Sunda ...
    May 22, 2016 - 6:11 pm
  • Budget stalemate erodes interest in some Illinois colleges

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — High school seniors' unease over the lack of state funding for Illinois universities is contributing to a drop in applications ...
    May 22, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • 2 Indian climbers missing on Mount Everest after 2 die

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Two Indian climbers have gone missing on Mount Everest, an expedition organizer said Sunday, a day after two deaths from appar ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Obama looks to boost economic, security ties in Asia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's mission in Vietnam and Japan is to build stronger economic and security ties with Asian-Pacific allies anxi ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Group aiming to prevent veteran suicides meets in Belleville

    BELLEVILLE (AP) — A state-appointed Illinois task force aimed at preventing suicides among veterans has met in Belleville.
    May 22, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • Illinois prisons chief to lead mental health overhaul

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois' top corrections official says an overhaul has begun of prison mental health programs following a settlement in a class-ac ...
    May 22, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Algonquin police reports for Sunday, May 22, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    May 22, 2016 - 8:57 am
  • 73 dead, scores missing in weeklong Sri Lanka storms

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka’s government on Saturday raised the death toll from landslides and heavy flooding around the island nation to 73, as so ...
    May 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Woman killed, man wounded near Chicago police headquarters

    CHICAGO – Chicago’s police superintendent said the fatal shooting of a woman leaving a coffee shop near police headquarters Friday is an indication of ...
    May 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Volcano erupts in western Indonesia, killing 3 villagers

    JAKARTA, Indonesia – A volcano in western Indonesian unleashed hot clouds of ash on Saturday, killing three villagers and injuring four others, an off ...
    May 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • U.S. trying to get jump on Zika preparations with money in limbo

    WASHINGTON – Beg, borrow and steal: Zika preparation involves a bit of all three as federal, state and local health officials try to get a jump on the ...
    May 22, 2016 - 12:37 am
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