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  • Officials: Saudi-led coalition airstrikes resume in Yemen

    SANAA, Yemen – Saudi-led coalition airstrikes targeting Shiite rebels resumed early Monday in the southern port city of Aden after a five-day truce ca ...
    May 17, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Police: 9 shooting victims were all members of rival biker gangs

    WACO, Texas – A shootout among rival motorcycle gangs at a popular Central Texas restaurant left nine bikers dead and 18 injured, and it sent panicked ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Aurora Marine among 8 dead in Nepal helicopter crash

    KATHMANDU, Nepal – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says a U.S. Marine Corps combat photographer from Illinois made "the ultimate sacrifice" while helping t ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Amtrak may hit payout cap of $200 million in fatal crash

    WASHINGTON – For the first time, Amtrak could face a $200 million payout to train crash victims – the limit set by Congress. But that may be too low t ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • Cardinal George's hat to be hung inside Holy Name

    CHICAGO – A centuries-old honor was planned Sunday for the late Cardinal Francis George.The ceremony ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Storm system pushes east after drenching Plains

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A powerful storm system stretched from Texas to Minnesota on Sunday, bringing heavy rains, flash flooding and the possibility of more ...
    May 17, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Illinois among states getting heroin antidote into hands of regular folks

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – At the front of a classroom, health worker Cheryll Moore demonstrates "the nod" – a jerk of the head forward and then quickly back – a ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Springfield airport to use $1.85M grant for 2nd jet bridge

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport plans to use a federal grant to add a second passenger jet bridge.
    May 17, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Former transit board chairwoman named Chicago finance chief

    CHICAGO (AP) — The former head of the Chicago Transit Authority Board has been named Chicago's new chief financial officer.
    May 17, 2015 - 8:06 am
  • Amtrak to expand speed control at deadly crash site

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak said it will expand its use of a speed restriction system on Philadelphia's northbound rails and abide by other federal dir ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • George Harrison guitar from 1963 brings $490,000 at auction

    NEW YORK (AP) — A guitar George Harrison played at a time when Beatlemania was taking flight has sold for nearly half a million dollars at a New York ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:04 am
  • Storms, scattered tornadoes hit US midsection; cause damage

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A powerful storm system stretching from Texas to Minnesota raked the nation's midsection early Sunday, hours after kicking up dam ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:03 am
  • New children's dentist office proposed in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Residents could soon see an additional dentistry option in the village.The village’s Com ...
    May 17, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Stage Left Cafe in Woodstock to host exchange student event

    WOODSTOCK – High school students from across the world will be at Stage Left Cafe in Woodstock on Wednesday to talk about opportunities to host and su ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Early learning center honored for excellence

    WOODSTOCK – A statewide organization recently recognized the Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center in Woodstock for academic excellence.
    May 16, 2015 - 11:57 pm
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