FOX LAKE â The battle to get a Marine veteran a Medal of Honor his family claims was denied him because of his Native American heritage will go on without him.
The first big snowfall of the season usually is a welcome one. After all, all that white stuff on the ground is downright picturesque.
URBANA â The president of the University of Illinois says its three campuses cannot legally serve as sanctuaries for immigrant students illegally living in the country despite pressure to do so.
Veterans Day has come and gone. Having family from the Revolutionary War and onward who have served this country, Veterans Day has great significance for me. I am proud to come from a family of veterans.
NEW YORK â Six weeks from taking office, Donald Trump says he wants the government to cut some costs by canceling its order for a new Air Force One, the plane that carries presidents around the globe.
Michael Flynn Jr., son of Trump's national security advisor, pushes Pizzagate conspiracy theory on Twitter
Donald Trump won 2,626 counties, according to The Associated Press
Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriffâs Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.
TRENTON, N.J. â Imagine not being able to afford one of lifeâs great pleasures â sex.
WASHINGTON â Whether by accident or design, President-elect Donald Trump is signaling a tougher American policy toward China, sparking warnings from both the outgoing Obama administration and Beijing.
TOKYO â Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor with U.S. President Barack Obama at the end of this month, becoming the first leader of his country to go to the site of the Japanese attack that propelled the United States into World War II.
CANNON BALL, N.D. â Industry leaders are urging President-elect Donald Trump to make approval of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline a "top priority" when he takes office next month, while opponents who have protested the project for months are vowing to stay put on their sprawling North Dakota encampment despite harsh winter weather and a tribal leaders' call to leave.
SAN FRANCISCO â The founder of a ramshackle Oakland artistsâ colony where dozens of people burned to death saw himself as a kind of guru and loved to surround himself with followers but showed chilling disregard for their well-being, according to relatives, neighbors and acquaintances.
CRYSTAL LAKE â Local businesses are collecting donations to benefit protesters at Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota. The supply drive, created by Prairie Grove resident Alison Baggio and Lakewood resident Danielle Cairoli, started Monday and will continue through Dec. 12.
CARY â McHenry County residents can celebrate the holiday season while donating to pediatric cancer victims by attending the second annual Haleyâs Holidays on Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD â Susana Mendoza was sworn in as Illinoisâ 10th comptroller Monday and immediately heard from the Republican governor about fighting a lawsuit from lawmakers demanding paychecks they havenât seen since May.