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  • McHenry County Auditor Pam Palmer announces re-election bid

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Auditor Pam Palmer intends to run for a fourth term in office.Palmer, a R ...
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Elgin man accused of making bomb threat to Kane County Circuit Clerk's office

    A 21-year-old Elgin man has been charged after a suspicious incident involving a threat to blow up the Kane County Circuit Clerk's office, the Kane Co ...
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Video: Community stands in support of slain Fox Lake officer

    In this short video from Wednesday, the Fox Lake community shows its support for the Fox Lake Police Department during its manhunt to find the three m ...
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • Video: Memorial set up at Fox Lake Police Department

    In this short video from Wednesday morning, a memorial is set up outside the Fox Lake Police Department for slain police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • Fox Lake manhunt: Police hope surveillance video leads to shooting suspects’ capture (with video)

    FOX LAKE – Authorities are hoping surveillance footage and tips from the public will provide the clues they need to find the three men involved in the ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:49 pm
  • Vigil planned for slain Fox Lake police officer as manhunt continues

    FOX LAKE – The search for three people suspected in the fatal shooting of a veteran Fox Lake police Lieutenant continues Wednesday as the community mo ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Clerk in Kentucky gay marriage fight: 'A heaven or hell decision'

    MOREHEAD, Ky. – Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:24 am
  • U.S. productivity up 3.3 percent in spring, labor costs fall

    WASHINGTON – U.S. productivity in the spring rose at the fastest pace since late 2013, while labor costs declined.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:24 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Sept. 2; Biden to test political waters in Florida

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:32 am
  • Clinton, aides stress protecting State Deptartment information in emails

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of – and occasionally frustrated by – the need to protect ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:05 am
  • 7 dead from Legionnaires' disease at Quincy veterans home

    The death toll from a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at a western Illinois veterans home climbed to seven Tuesday, with the state’s public health dire ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • McDonald's to launch all day breakfast on Oct. 6

    NEW YORK – If you’re one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald’s, hang on just a little longer: The chain says its ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage

    MOREHEAD, Ky. – Invoking “God’s authority,” a county clerk denied marriage licenses to gay couples again Tuesday in direct defiance of the federal cou ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 1:03 am
  • Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, easing their path toward forgiveness and sayi ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 12:58 am
  • Illinois House gears up for override of union-strike veto

    SPRINGFIELD – One of the subplots of the summer-long Illinois budget standoff will take center stage this week with a likely attempt by House Democrat ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 12:52 am
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