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  • UN says Iraq has executed 60 people this year

    BAGHDAD – Iraqi authorities have executed at least 60 people so far in 2014, a United Nations report said Sunday, expressing concern that “irreversibl ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Indiana police detain man in deaths of 4 women

    HAMMOND, Ind. – An Indiana man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a Motel 6 and told police where the bodies of three more women cou ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team

    ATLANTA – Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear “with no skin showing,” a top federal he ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Homeless man found dead in wooded area in Elgin

    ELGIN – Authorities say a homeless man has been found dead in Elgin.Local media reported the man’s b ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm ca ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Obama urges Quinn supporters to vote early

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama returned to his hometown Sunday in a bid to whip up support for Gov. Pat Quinn, as Democrats fight to hold control of ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • On the Record with... Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Heinkel

    RICHMOND – A 2003 Richmond-Burton Community High School graduate is one of about 40 officers and 260 enlisted men living on a 505-foot-long naval ship ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • 22nd Circuit, appellate judges up for retention, election

    WOODSTOCK – Four 22nd Circuit judges, and two appellate judges are recommended for retention, according to poll results from the local Bar Association ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen killed in Lakewood crash identified

    LAKEWOOD – The 19-year-old Crystal Lake woman who died in a head-on, rollover crash Saturday afternoon at Route 47’s north intersection with Route 176 ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Early voting sites in McHenry County open today

    Early voting starts today, giving voters their chance to weigh in on a significant election, and marking the beginning of the end of a particularly na ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • About 2,100 flock to Woodstock for CARE4 Breast Cancer 5K supporting Family Health Partnership Clinic

    WOODSTOCK – Adorned in matching pink knit boas and pin-plastered caps, Jean Kaschub and Judy Andrews huddled with other members of their group near th ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

    OSIJEK, Croatia – Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after being forc ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Fatal Bull Valley crash occurred sometime in last 24 hours, police say

    BULL VALLEY – The remains of a fatal single-vehicle crash was discovered Sunday afternoon, according to a news release from the Bull Valley Police Dep ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker in Texas

    GALVESTON, Texas — A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seve ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Better Business Bureau warns of Ebola scams in Chicago, northern Illinois

    CHICAGO — The Better Business Bureau and several government agencies are warning the public to be on the lookout for scams related to the Ebola virus.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:24 am
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