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  • Trump University staff included drug trafficker, child molester

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump said he hand-picked only the best to teach success at Trump University. But dozens of those hired by the company had checker ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Health law consumers face least choice in program's history

    WASHINGTON – Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama’s law will have less choice next year than any time since the ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • U.N. says school attack in Syria may be potential war crime

    BEIRUT – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for an immediate investigation of an attack on a school in Syria's Idlib province that ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Amtrak to pay $265M for Philadelphia crash that killed 8

    PHILADELPHIA – Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a crash last year that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others wh ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • AP poll: Most Trump supporters doubt election legitimacy

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Donald Trump's dubious claims the presidential election is "rigged" have taken root among most of his supporters, who say they will ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

    CANNON BALL, N.D. – Law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Kirk, Duckworth participate in first televised Senate debate

    SPRINGFIELD – In a debate packed with testy exchanges, Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk ribbed Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s family history of ...
    NEW: Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Money shifted to cover the cost of Valley Hi scabies prevention

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee allocated $47,500 in emergency funding to cover the cost of the skin cream needed to protect residents an ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 5:12 pm
  • McHenry County police react to international IRS scam bust

    After the Department of Justice arrested nearly two dozen people across the United States – and charged more overseas – in connection with a transnati ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 5:07 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Thursday, October 27, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 1:33 pm
  • McHenry County College to host Veterans Day events Nov. 10

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will host a Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony on Nov. 10.The e ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • A Heart for Animals to hold pet adoption event in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Huntley-based organization A Heart for Animals will hold an adoption event with discounts for military personnel.
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Richmond-area crash sends 4 to hospital, police say

    RICHMOND – A Richmond-area crash sent four people to the hospital Wednesday, a police official said.
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • 4 animals rescued from Spring Grove house fire

    SPRING GROVE – The Spring Grove Fire Department requested a box alarm for a house fire at 1245 Main Street about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Marengo council member's FOIA request causes costly fees

    MARENGO – The city will have to pay more than $7,000 in fees resulting from a council member’s Freedom of Information Act request related to Marengo’s ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:26 am
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