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  • Obama casts his vote early in Chicago for 2014 midterm elections

    CHICAGO — President Barack Obama has cast his vote early for the 2014 midterm elections.Obama voted ...
    NEW: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • Algonquin, Huntley, Crystal Lake police carry Narcan to help combat heroin overdose

    Twice in Algonquin Police Officer Rob Schuett's career, he's has had an instance where someone was unconscious from a possible drug overdose when he a ...
    NEW: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Richmond to hire 2 full-time police officers

    RICHMOND – Two full-time officers will join the Richmond Police Department, the Richmond Village Board decided late last week.
    UPDATED: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Diaper Bank to host benefit auction Saturday in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Diaper Bank Of Northern Illinois Benefit Auction is Saturday, Oct. 25 at D’Andrea’s Banquets, 4419 Northwest Highway.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Accused Holiday Hills shooter went after injured McHenry County deputies, prosecutors say

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors filed new charges Monday against the Holiday Hills man accused of shooting at and wounding two McHenry County Sheriff's deputi ...
    UPDATED: Oct. 20, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Care4 Breast Cancer 5K

    About 2,100 attend in support of Family Health Partnership Clinic. ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas

    DALLAS — About 120 people are now being monitored for possible infection with Ebola because they may have had contact with one of the three people in ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:18 am
  • Remains could be missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Police blocked off roads, sifted through leaves and scoured a rural area where they found remains that could be missing Univers ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Urgent-care clinics recommend hospitals for Ebola testing

    When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Chicago woman charged with murder in stabbing death of boyfriend

    CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has been ordered held on $500,000 bond in the stabbing death of her boyfriend.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Chicago man accused of whipping 13-year-old with electric cord

    CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities have charged a Chicago man who they say whipped a 13-year-old relative with an electric cord after he was sent home for not ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Chicago teen killed by stray bullet while sitting in apartment, police say

    CHICAGO — Cook County authorities say an 18-year-old woman has died after being shot by a stray bullet while sitting in a Chicago apartment.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:19 am
  • 7 women's bodies found in Gary, Indiana; confessed killer in custody

    GARY, Ind. — The bodies of seven women have now been found in northwestern Indiana after a man confessed to killing one woman who was found strangled ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:16 am
  • 3rd Illinois governor debate: What to watch as Pat Quinn, Bruce Rauner face off again

    CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner are gearing up for their third and likely final televised debate Monday, lock ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:08 am
  • No serious injuries after Crystal Lake motorcycle crash

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A motorcyclist walked away without any major injuries Monday after a crash on South Route 31 in Crystal Lake, fire officials said.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 7:41 am
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