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  • Obama: 'strange things' happen when voters are scared

    ATHERTON, Calif. – President Barack Obama said Thursday that "strange things" can happen in politics when voters are scared and that the angst people ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 4:33 pm
  • Woman cited after Cary crash

    CARY – One woman was issued a citation after a two-vehicle crash in Cary, police said.The crash occu ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Arlington Heights man's death ruled suicide

    The 38-year-old Arlington Heights man who was found dead Wednesday in a Barrington Hills forest preserve killed himself, according to the Cook County ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Hillary Clinton aims to boost campaign with focus on black voters

    MILWAUKEE – After an overwhelming loss in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is staking a campaign comeback on her ability to woo black and Latino voters, ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • 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 ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:49 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 ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 3:27 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 ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • 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 Cary man who was flown to a Level 1 trauma center Thursday after fire officials said he crashed a car into a tree was later charged with driv ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:19 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
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