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  • Lake in the Hills Sanitary District board member nominated for trustee position

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A board member with the Lake in the Hills Sanitary District has been nominated to fill a vacant trustee position on the Lake in th ...
    NEW: Jan. 24, 2017 - 2:56 pm
  • Trump administration orders EPA to freeze all grants

    WASHINGTON – The Trump administration has instituted what it described as a temporary media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 2:03 pm
  • President Trump narrows down Supreme Court nominee list to 3

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump has narrowed his choice to fill the Supreme Court vacancy to three judges and said he expects to make his decision ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 1:52 pm
  • Chicago Trump signs that were taken down have gone missing

    CHICAGO – Two Chicago street signs honoring President Donald Trump that were pulled down after the then-candidate characterized the city to a "war zon ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 1:05 pm
  • How a Trump tariff could sideswipe U.S. auto industry, make you pay more for a new car

    DETROIT – The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the auto industry into disarray, analysts say, ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:42 pm
  • Chicago man gets 9 months in celebrity nude photo hack

    CHICAGO – A Chicago man was sentenced Tuesday to nine months in prison for hacking the electronic accounts of 30 celebrities and stealing private info ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:38 pm
  • Police confiscate arsenal from Crystal Lake lawyer charged with DUI, assaulting officer

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Police searched the home of a Crystal Lake lawyer facing DUI, aggravated battery charges and found nearly 60 handguns, shotguns and ass ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 2:31 pm
  • President Trump signs orders advancing Keystone, Dakota pipelines

    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump moved to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines Tuesday, a pair of projects that ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:17 am
  • State Rep. David McSweeney blasts robocall using his name in attacking political ally

    A state representative mentioned in a robocall attacking Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner candidate Andrew Gasser is angrily denying he has any ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:17 am
  • 9 Oscar-nominated films for Best Picture for the 89th annual Academy Awards

    And the nominees are... ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 9:16 am
  • Lakemoor police use Naloxone to revive unconscious man

    LAKEMOOR — A Lakemoor police officer revived a 24-year-old man suffering a suspected opioid overdose with Naloxone on Sunday, police said.
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 8:29 am
  • Oscars go gaga for 'La La Land' with record-tying 14 nods

    The candy-colored love letter to musicals "La La Land" has landed a record-tying 14 Academy Awards nominations, matching it with "Titanic" and "All Ab ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 8:12 am
  • McDonald's sales dip in U.S., underscoring comeback challenges

    NEW YORK – McDonald’s is trying to stage a comeback, and offering Egg McMuffins all day won’t be enough to get more people in its restaurants.
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • 'The windows exploded': Storm death toll at 20 in the South

    ALBANY, Ga. – A tornado warning on television sent Anthony Mitchell, his pregnant wife and their three children scrambling for what little shelter the ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Marking Roe anniversary, abortion foes pin hopes on Trump

    TOPEKA, Kan. – Abortion opponents expressed optimism Monday that President Donald Trump’s early months in office would advance their cause as hundreds ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:24 am
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