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  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office seeks info on burglars in Crystal Lake area

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office and Crime Stoppers of McHenry County are asking for the public's help in gathering information abou ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Cary-Grove High School auditorium demolition makes way for new theater

    CARY – In order to make way for a new auditorium at Cary-Grove High School, the 50-year-old theater had to be torn down. The fenced off area at the sc ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 3:35 pm
  • Peoria man who beat a man to death with board gets 25 years for murder

    PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for beating a man to death with a board.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas

    DALLAS (AP) — The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills t ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Islamic militants behead captured Kurds in Syria

    BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Islamic State militants have beheaded nine Kurdish fighters, including three women, captured in clashes near the Syria-Tur ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 7:56 am
  • Obama to arrive Wednesday in Chicago for visit

    CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is headed home to Chicago.The White House says the president w ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 7:29 am
  • No images of Hong Kong protests in China's media

    BEIJING – China’s government has cut off news about Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests to the rest of the country, a clampdown so thorough that no ima ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Afghan pact signed amid questions on Iraq pullout

    WASHINGTON – After lengthy delays, U.S. and Afghan officials signed a security pact Tuesday to keep American troops in Afghanistan beyond year’s end, ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray

    SALHIYAH, Iraq – Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq captured a border crossing with Syria on Tuesday, expelling Islamic State militants in heavy fighti ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Drug and device firms paid $3.5B to care providers

    WASHINGTON – From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals billions of dollars last yea ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Government confirms first case of Ebola in U.S.

    DALLAS – Federal health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Illinois measure would give victims more rights

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois voters going to the polls in November will be asked whether victims should have greater rights protected by the state constitut ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Gov. Quinn leans on Obamas for support

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn plans to lean on some heavy Democratic hitters with strong ties to the state as his re-election campaign against Rep ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Former McHenry County sheriff's sergeant's sexual assault victim seeks help

    WOODSTOCK – Teresa Calabrese is ready to talk. Her son was sexually assaulted by former McHenry Coun ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 9:15 am
  • 64th Illinois House District candidates differ on taxes, budget

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Republican state Rep. Barbara Wheeler and Democratic challenger Joel Mains are split along party lines when it comes to allowing the 67 ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 9:45 am
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