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  • Officer, 3 others fatally shot in Wisconsin domestic dispute

    WESTON, Wis. – Four people including a police officer are dead and a suspect is in custody after shootings at a bank and a law firm in northern Wiscon ...
    March 23, 2017 - 8:11 am
  • GOP health bill on the brink hours from House showdown vote

    WASHINGTON – The GOP's long-promised legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare" stood on the brink just hours before Republican leaders planned to ...
    March 23, 2017 - 7:45 am
  • 17 tips to prepare for the 2017 storm season

    In conjunction with our 2017 Storm Preparedness Guide, here are 17 tips to help you and your be prepared when bad weather strikes.
    March 23, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 to lay off teachers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Declining enrollment in Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 has prompted the district to lay off or reduce hours for ...
    March 23, 2017 - 12:22 am
  • Union man injured after car hits guard rail on Route 20 near Marengo, police say

    MARENGO – A single-vehicle crash near Marengo sent one person to the hospital Tuesday evening, a police official said.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • McHenry mayor candidates continue to have opposing views on city's reserve fund

    McHENRY – Tax reduction and the city’s reserve fund continue to be a key topic in the race for McHenry mayor.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • U.S. tells allies to do more amid new offensive against Islamic State

    WASHINGTON – Declaring the Islamic State group’s destruction its top Middle East priority, the Trump administration on Wednesday urged coalition partn ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Supreme Court bolsters rights of learning-disabled students

    WASHINGTON – A unanimous Supreme Court on Wednesday bolstered the rights of millions of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public sc ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort linked to Putin interests

    WASHINGTON – Before signing up with Donald Trump, former campaign manager Paul Manafort secretly worked for a Russian billionaire with a plan to "grea ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Trump lawyers ask court to move quickly on travel ban appeal

    RICHMOND, Va. – Donald Trump's administration is asking a U.S. court to quickly hear its appeal of a ruling that blocked the president's revised trave ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • British Parliament terror attack leaves 5 dead

    LONDON – A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's W ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Republicans rebelling against health care risk Trump's wrath

    NEW YORK – Hard-line House Republicans considering voting against the House GOP health bill are bracing for payback from a president who claims his fa ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Chicago teen's rape watched on Facebook Live stirs questions about witnessing crimes online

    CHICAGO – The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities said was raped while about 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have c ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Pie Five Pizza closes Algonquin, other Chicago-area locations

    ALGONQUIN – Most Chicago-area Pie Five Pizza locations have closed, including the one in Algonquin, a spokeswoman for the company said.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Fast-fashion retailer H&M coming to Spring Hill Mall

    WEST DUNDEE – Spring Hill Mall will soon house a store from one of the world’s largest fashion retailers.
    March 22, 2017 - 11:31 pm
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