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  • Secretary of state charged with theft, money laundering

    SANTA FE, N.M. – New Mexico's Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Authorities ID 2 who died in hazardous materials incident

    DES PLAINES – Authorities have identified two men found dead after a hazardous materials incident at a suburban Chicago town house.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Lottery winners don’t get largesse, but get left out

    SPRINGFIELD – Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren’t getting the largesse. They’re getting left out.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Testing shows high levels of bacteria in Chicago River

    CHICAGO – Testing by the Cook County agency handling sewage and stormwater shows high levels of bacteria from human waste at more than a dozen spots a ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out

    SPRINGFIELD – Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Doctor fights charges he misled patients about marijuana

    CHICAGO – Supporters of an Illinois doctor who's in trouble for a marijuana recommendation say his case could have a chilling effect on other doctors' ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Correction

    • An article on page A4 of Friday’s edition incorrectly spelled the last name of Harvard Police Chief Mark Krause.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Cash-strapped Illinois: Can’t do the ‘impossible’ on paying

    CHICAGO – The state of Illinois asked a federal judge Friday not to hold it in contempt for missing a recent court-ordered deadline to pay services pr ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Oakwood Hills Marine veteran remembered as vibrant leader

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Lance Cpl. Jason Dahlmann was a vibrant old soul and a humble Marine veteran, friends and family members mourning his unexpected death ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Woodstock Rec Department hosting Touch a Truck at Emricson Park

    WOODSTOCK – People will have the opportunity to climb and operate vehicles at Woodstock Recreation Department's Touch a Truck event.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • 70-year-old McHenry man accused of luring boy into his apartment

    WOODSTOCK – A 70-year-old McHenry man is facing felony charges for allegedly luring a boy into his apartment.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • Teen driver flown from Richmond crash with dump truck

    RICHMOND – A 19-year-old woman was airlifted from a crash in Richmond after a dump truck collided with her car Friday, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Driver cited after McHenry crash on Route 31 causes gas leak

    McHENRY – A McHenry crash Friday resulted in a minor gas leak and a citation to one driver, but no injuries, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 28; Troubled past of gunman in on-air deaths emerges

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Clinton likens GOP's views on women to those of terrorists

    CLEVELAND – Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president whe ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:07 am
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