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  • MCC's nursing, EMT students work together on simulated emergencies

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Emergency medical technician students at McHenry County College found a man complaining of back pain on Saturday.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's EU departure

    LONDON – Tens of thousands protested Saturday under sunny skies in London against plans for Britain to withdraw from the European Union.
    March 26, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Ex-CIA chief: Flynn's firm discussed removing cleric from US

    WASHINGTON – Former CIA Director James Woolsey has accused the Trump administration’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, of participatin ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • EU puts pen to paper, signs unity pledge on 60th anniversary

    ROME – With Britain poised to start divorce proceedings, the 27 remaining European Union nations put pen to paper Saturday in Rome to renew their vows ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:13 am
  • East African bloc: Members to allow Somali refugees to work

    NAIROBI, Kenya – East Africa’s regional bloc said Saturday that it gradually will allow the hundreds of thousands of Somali refugees sheltering in its ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Trump son-in-law's ties to Israel raise questions of bias

    JERUSALEM – Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has deep business and personal ties to Israel that could raise ques ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • U.S. immigration judge grants asylum to Singapore teen blogger

    CHICAGO – A blogger from Singapore who was jailed for his online posts blasting his government was granted asylum to remain in the United States, an i ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:11 am
  • Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul

    WASHINGTON – House Republicans’ failure to repeal Barack Obama’s health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump’s ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Volunteer for Cosler's Cary mayoral campaign registers name of mayor's business

    CARY – A campaign volunteer for Cary mayoral candidate Jim Cosler said she wanted to hold Mayor Mark Kownick accountable for not registering his busin ...
    March 26, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • Massive fire at Woodstock apartment displaces about 50 people, fire official says

    NORTHWEST HERALDWOODSTOCK – A huge fire that broke out early Saturday in Woodstock sent one person t ...
    March 25, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • As deaths mount, McHenry County prosecutors target drug dealers

    Christina Fredricksen tried to save her father from heroin addiction.For many years, she did whateve ...
    March 25, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Pentagon: An al-Qaida leader killed in Afghanistan airstrike

    WASHINGTON – A U.S. counterterrorism airstrike earlier this month in Afghanistan killed an al-Qaida leader responsible for a deadly hotel attack in Is ...
    March 25, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • Hong Kong set to get new leader as anointed by Beijing

    HONG KONG – A committee dominated by pro-Beijing elites cast ballots Sunday to choose Hong Kong's next leader in the first such vote since 2014's huge ...
    March 25, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • Belarus police arrest over 400 protesters; many are beaten

    MINSK, Belarus – Police in Belarus cracked down hard Saturday on opposition protesters who tried to hold a forbidden demonstration in the capital – a ...
    March 25, 2017 - 10:41 pm
  • PHOTOS: Simulation lab with the RN nursing program and EMS held at MCC

    The McHenry County College Departments of Nursing and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) teamed up to hold a combined simulation lab to offer students a ...
    March 25, 2017 - 4:14 pm
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