A Few Clouds
81FA Few CloudsFull Forecast

News

  • Federal appeals court deals blow to Obama health law

    WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for ...
    NEW: July 22, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • Oakwood Hills power plant open house held tonight

    CRYSTAL LAKE –An open house is scheduled for 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn where representatives of the company proposing a $450 million pow ...
    NEW: July 22, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • 11 parents of Nigeria's abducted girls die

    LAGOS, Nigeria – Nearly a dozen parents of the more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls will never see their daughters again.
    NEW: July 22, 2014 - 9:23 am
  • Teen's body found in northern Illinois lake

    THIRD LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police say the body of a northern Illinois teenager has been found in Third Lake in Lake County.
    July 22, 2014 - 8:00 am
  • Fire closes Illinois state building in Springfield

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Secretary of State's office has closed its Howlett Building in Springfield for the day because of a small fire.
    July 22, 2014 - 7:18 am
  • Jakarta governor Widodo wins Indonesian election

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, who won the hearts of Indonesians with his common man image, won Indonesia's presidential elec ...
    July 22, 2014 - 7:18 am
  • Report: More Illinois children living in poverty

    CHICAGO (AP) — A new report says the number of Illinois children living in areas of high poverty has increased by about a third since 2000.
    July 22, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • None injured after Crystal Lake structure fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A Crystal Lake home was left uninhabitable after a structure fire early Tuesday morning.
    July 22, 2014 - 8:17 am
  • USDA: Illinois corn, soybean crops faring well

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois' corn crop is maturing faster than normal and faring well.
    July 22, 2014 - 6:27 am
  • Crash victims' remains reach Ukraine-held city

    KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — The remains of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in territory held by the Ukrainian government on Tuesday on ...
    July 22, 2014 - 6:26 am
  • FDA to review marijuana safety

    The federal government is considering easing its position on marijuana, reclassifying it as a less dangerous drug in what marijuana advocates say refl ...
    July 22, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Gay, transgender workers gain U.S. bias protection

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday ordered employment protection for gay and transgender employees who work for the federal government ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Hopkins pays $190M in pelvis exam pix settlement

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A "rogue" gynecologist who used tiny cameras to secretly record videos and photos of his patients has forced one of the world's top m ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Perry sending National Guard troops to border

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he s ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Friend convicted of impeding Boston Marathon probe

    BOSTON (AP) — A college friend was convicted Monday of trying to protect Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by agreeing with another fr ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all NWH instances for analytics purposes.

    Route 176 crash

    More videos

    Reader Poll

    How many hours of TV do you watch each day?
    Less than an hour
    One or two hours
    Three or four hours
    Five or more hours
    None