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  • On the Record with ... Sherri Dees, Ridgefield-Crystal Lake Presbyterian Church music director

    CRYSTAL LAKE – From djembes to marimbas, Sherri Dees has brought a global flare to the music program at Ridgefield-Crystal Lake Presbyterian Church.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:26 am
  • Chicago Latinos optimistic about new archbishop

    CHICAGO – Catholic Latinos went to Mass on Sunday hopeful that the incoming archbishop of Chicago will continue to speak out for immigration reform an ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Deadline ahead for Illinois marijuana businesses

    CHICAGO – With a Monday afternoon deadline approaching, people who want to own medical marijuana businesses in Illinois are hurrying to complete their ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Libertarian could help tip Illinois governor race

    SPRINGFIELD – The Libertarian running for Illinois governor recognizes he has little chance of winning the November election, but he could play a sign ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Aviation industry in Chicago to draw up new routes

    CHICAGO – About 3,000 decision makers in the aviation and tourism sectors have gathered in Chicago for a global conference starting Sunday to forge co ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • GOP’s Rauner gets another $1M from hedge fund CEO

    SPRINGFIELD – A Chicago hedge fund manager has donated another $1 million to GOP Illinois governor candidate Bruce Rauner, according to state campaign ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Committee nixes McHenry County Board restructuring

    WOODSTOCK – A committee sees no need to recommend altering the number of McHenry County Board members and districts after the next U.S. Census.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Sheriff to begin testing body cameras in McHenry County

    The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office will be the first agency in the county to experiment with body-worn cameras, a trendy police tool sweeping the nat ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Backers seek expansion of civil rights death law

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – There has only been one prosecution under the Emmett Till Act, even though the law was passed with the promise of $135 million for ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Judge: Man in 9/11 airport hoax should be freed

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man accused of creating a hoax that closed down a busy terminal at Kansas City International Airport on the 10t ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Egypt to host post-Gaza war talks this week

    RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Egypt will host a brief round of indirect talks this week between Israelis and Palestinians on a sustained Gaza cease-fire ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapees

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four of five inmates have been recaptured a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth ma ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • El-Sissi pushes for action against militant groups

    CAIRO – Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the world’s alarm over Islamic extremism that is fueling wars and bloodshed ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Pomp, little action expected at UN climate summit

    WASHINGTON – New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Secret Service boosts security outside White House

    WASHINGTON – The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the p ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:32 pm
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