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  • Pre-existing conditions complicate Obamacare replacement

    CHICAGO – As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the mos ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 11:54 pm
  • Cary mayoral candidates still split on Pedcor's recently opened Garden Place Apartments

    CARY – Interest in Pedcor Investments’ Garden Place Apartments in Cary has been higher than expected, Pedcor Management Corp. area manager Brittany Ha ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 11:51 pm
  • Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport: 'Are you Muslim?'

    Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry an ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 3:41 pm
  • Five acres and energy efficient: 20 photos of $1.2 million Barrington Hills home for sale

    Check out this $1.2 million Barrington Hills home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Gorsuch sympathizes with workers, often sides with bosses

    The case tugs at the heartstrings: A popular Kansas State University professor battles breast cancer, then leukemia. The school won't extend her six-m ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:38 am
  • Kansas community tries to heal from shooting; bar to reopen

    OLATHE, Kan. – In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country," witnesses said, then opened fire in ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 9:37 am
  • Trump tower opens in Vancouver but the welcome isn’t warm

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The furies unleashed by Donald Trump’s rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump Int ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • Cosby won’t face a barrage of accusers at his trial

    PHILADELPHIA – In a major break for Bill Cosby, a judge ruled Friday that just one of the comedian’s multitude of other accusers can testify at his tr ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam overseas as town hall held without him

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board President Erica Nelson believes Illinois hasn’t been doing its job to fund public education.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Residents form ‘Indivisible’ political group in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Local residents have formed an “indivisible” political group in Crystal Lake.Resident ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Witnesses say bar gunman shouted ‘get out of my country’

    OLATHE, Kan. – In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to “get out of my country,” witnesses said, then opened fire in ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:07 am
  • White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

    WASHINGTON – The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County College offering programs for Women’s History Month

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To celebrate Women’s History Month, McHenry County College will host educational events throughout March to address significant challen ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Trump blasts media, anonymous sources

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources – just hours after members of his own staff insisted ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Best tactic for some governors is to avoid mention of Trump

    WASHINGTON – These should be heady times for the GOP as the nation’s governors prepare to gather for their winter meeting in Washington, D.C. Republic ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:23 am
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