Photo Galleries

Galleries 209011-209020 out of 477474
  WASHINGTON - A new American intelligence assessment on the Afghan war predicts that the gains the United States and its allies have made during the past three years are likely to have been significantly eroded by 2017, even if Washington leaves...

U.S. intelligence predicts gains in Afghanistan will be lost

Updated: 12/28/2013 06:00 PM

  This time, it was so close. But the paper airplane flying above Earth attached to a high-altitude balloon didn't seem to make it past about 85,000 feet on Saturday, 4,000 feet short of the current Guinness World Record. This was the second attempt...

Fox Valley group almost breaks paper plane record

Updated: 12/28/2013 05:56 PM

  CONCORD, N.H. - Office workers in search of snacks will be counting calories along with their change under new labeling regulations for vending machines included in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law.

Under health law, vending machines to start showing calories in 2014

Updated: 12/28/2013 05:16 PM

  About 60 Pokémon Trading Card Game players from Huntley and surrounding areas competed in an all day Pokémon City Championship Saturday at the Huntley Park District in Huntley. "The event gets the kids out to meet other competitors and out from...

Pokemon contest in Huntley draws crowd

Updated: 12/28/2013 04:44 PM

  WESTMINSTER, Calif. - The end of unemployment checks for more than a million people on Saturday is driving out-of-work Americans to consider selling cars, moving and taking minimum wage work after already slashing household budgets and pawning...

What losing jobless benefits means to U.S. families

Updated: 12/28/2013 04:23 PM

  NEW ORLEANS - Dozens of lawsuits seeking damages from the federal government for Hurricane Katrina-related levee failures and flooding in the New Orleans area are over.

Judge ends Katrina flooding lawsuits against feds

Updated: 12/28/2013 04:09 PM

  Not far from these wind-swept shores, Barack Obama was born and raised, soaking in an island sensibility that his family says he's carried with him throughout his journey as president. Yet in the search for a home for his future presidential...

Hawaii overshadowed by Chicago for Obama library

Updated: 12/28/2013 03:27 PM

  As a second New Year since Superstorm Sandy approaches, many coastal residents are still waiting for New York, New Jersey and New York City to distribute billions of federal dollars that were intended to go directly to people struggling to rebuild...

Long waits for aid for Superstorm Sandy victims

Updated: 12/27/2013 02:09 PM

  The burgeoning legal marijuana industry in Washington state is drawing pot prospectors of all stripes. Microsoft veterans and farmers, real estate agents and pastry chefs, former journalists and longtime pot growers alike are seeking new challenges...

Prospectors seek fortune in legal pot

Updated: 12/16/2013 01:09 PM

  Taylor Buford scored 17 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and Stevenson's girls basketball team picked up its second victory in the Dundee-Crown Charger Classic, 42-24 over Rockton Hononegah on Saturday.

Big bounce-back for Buford, Stevenson

Updated: 12/29/2013 02:03 AM

Galleries 209011-209020 out of 477474

Latest Video


Most Commented
Top Jobs

    View all Top Jobs Place a job ad