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  • Algonquin library to host Shakespeare-themed programs

    ALGONQUIN — In honor of the Lake County Discovery Museum in Wauconda hosting a national traveling exhibit of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the Al ...
    NEW: Feb. 11, 2016 - 3:31 pm
  • If Ferguson dissolves police department, who would step in for law enforcement?

    FERGUSON, Mo. – As Ferguson prepares to do legal battle with the Justice Department, the town's leaders have acknowledged the possibility that it migh ...
    NEW: Feb. 11, 2016 - 3:26 pm
  • Court costs lawsuit refiled in McHenry County

    WOODSTOCK – A lawsuit that was dismissed in federal court last year has been refiled in McHenry County. The suit alleges that fines collected by the c ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 11, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • Last occupiers of Oregon wildlife refuge surrender to FBI

    BURNS, Ore. – Surrounded by FBI agents in armored vehicles, the last four occupiers of a national wildlife refuge surrendered Thursday, and the leader ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 1:25 pm
  • Marengo police reports for Feb. 11, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:10 pm
  • Cary man flown from scene after crashing into tree

    CARY – A man was flown to a Level 1 trauma center Thursday after fire officials said he crashed a car into a tree and walked away.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein's gravitational waves

    WASHINGTON – In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Election 2016: Marco Rubio eyes brokered convention after New Hampshire setback

    OKATIE, S.C. – The best hope of the Republican establishment just a week ago, Marco Rubio suddenly faces a path to his party's presidential nomination ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Gay imam helps young Muslims balance religion, sexuality

    MARSEILLE, France – Growing up in Algeria, Shaira had almost everything a young man could wish for. But he also had a big secret.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 9:53 am
  • Viewers' Guide: Post-New Hampshire, a tense Hillary Clinton-Bernie Sanders rematch

    WASHINGTON – Grudge match.Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders get ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:24 am
  • Questions grow over banks as profit warnings pile up

    PARIS – Questions are growing over the financial health of banks, particularly in Europe, as they face a toxic mix of low economic growth, bad loans a ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Son: Gunman who killed 2 Maryland deputies had emotional problems

    ABINGDON, Md. – The son of a gunman who fatally shot two Maryland sheriff's deputies before he was killed in a shootout says his father was a heavy dr ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Feb. 11; Oregon ranchers standoff nears conclusion

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 6:26 am
  • Russia proposes March ceasefire in Syria; U.S. wants now

    MUNICH – Russia has proposed a March 1 ceasefire in Syria, U.S. officials said Wednesday, but Washington believes Moscow is giving itself and the Syri ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Iran's drone over U.S. carrier was first since 2014

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The unarmed Iranian drone that flew over a U.S. aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf last month is similar to those that ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 12:05 am
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