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  • Reports: Google facing antitrust showdown in Europe

    SAN FRANCISCO – European regulators are poised to file a complaint alleging Google has been abusing its dominance in Internet search to thwart competi ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Panel asks: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

    WASHINGTON – The shrinking space on airplanes is surely uncomfortable, but it might also be dangerous for passengers’ health and safety.
    April 14, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • White House agrees to give Congress a say on Iran deal

    WASHINGTON – Bowing to pressure from Republicans and his own party, President Barack Obama on Tuesday relented to a compromise empowering Congress to ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Police: College shooting possible hate crime; victim was gay

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A former community college student dismissed from a work-study program for too many absences is accused of fatally shooting his ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • 4 from former lawmaker’s staff subpoenaed in US probe

    WASHINGTON – Congress said Tuesday it has been told at least four staffers who worked for former Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock have been subpoenaed to te ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • New report singles out most litigious Illinois counties

    CHICAGO – While lawsuit-filing rates in most of Illinois are at a 40-year low, they remain high in Cook and Madison counties due, in part, to asbestos ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Hospitals: $1.5B Medicaid cut plan could cost jobs, services

    SPRINGFIELD – Some Illinois hospitals say a proposal to reduce Medicaid spending by more than $1.5 billion from Gov. Bruce Rauner could lead to signif ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Chicago offers reparations package to police torture victims

    CHICAGO – Victims of police torture under former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge would share $5.5 million, receive an apology and see their story t ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • More Illinois grant suspensions possible

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner’s top budget aide says more grants could be suspended this year on top of tens of millions in suspensions sent to nonp ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Illinois lawmakers: Rauner must offer pension plan soon

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner had better put his pension-plan cards on the table if he wants lawmakers to deal him a hand which includes budget-spar ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • McHenry County College’s Pride Club to host drag show

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College’s student Pride Club will host the college’s fourth annual drag show at 7 p.m. Friday in the Luecht Conference C ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • McHenry County College Job Fair looking for potential employers to attend

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Registration is open for area employers looking to sign up for an exhibit booth at the McHenry County College Job Fair this spring.
    April 14, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • McHenry County health department sets clinics for Infant Immunization Week

    WOODSTOCK – In observance of National Infant Immunization Week, April 18 to 25, the McHenry County Department of Health is encouraging parents to talk ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • MCC offers Mother's Day cooking, mosaic art, acrylic painting classes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Continuing Education Department is offering a Mother’s Day Brunch culinary class, mosaic art or an acrylic p ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District projects include community center survey, restoration work

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The state grant to pay for the renovations at Main Beach remains on hold, but the Crystal Lake Park District is moving “cautiously but ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:34 pm
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