Boy, 2, Fatally Beaten: PolicePolice say 21-year-old Alexandra Hoyle slammed the boy's head into the hardwood floor of a home in DeKalb.
Man On Wanted Fugitives List Arrested During Traffic Stop In DeKalbFloyd Robinson, 30, a convicted child sex offender, failed to report an address change while on parole.
1 Killed, 2 Injured In DeKalb CrashA red Mazda traveling west on Twombly Road did not stop at a stop sign and was hit by a blue Toyota Camry that was southbound on Nelson Road
Man Killed In Dekalb Motorcycle CrashThe driver of the motorcycle, 26-year-old Joseph D. Giuliano of DeKalb, was pronounced dead at the scene.
22-Year-Old Woman Killed In Head-On Crash In DeKalbA woman was killed in an accident Tuesday morning when a car crossed lanes and crashed head-on into her vehicle.
Man Charged With DUI, Reckless Homicide For Fatal Dekalb CrashJohn A. Yanni III was charged with two counts of aggravated DUI and one count of reckless homicide, the DeKalb County sheriff’s office said.
Crime Stoppers Offer Reward For DeKalb Theft, BurglaryThe DeKalb County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward to gather information about two crimes that happened in the northwest suburb in the last two months.
NIU Student Dies In Fall From Dorm WindowThe student removed the window screen and fell from the 11th floor of the Stevenson Towers residence hall on the university’s campus in DeKalb, according to campus alert sent out Sunday night by Eric Weldy, vice president of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.
Towns In Illinois, Indiana Competing In Best Communities In America Competition400 cities and towns applied for a top prize of $3 million and the list has been narrowed down to 50, reports WBBM's Veronica Carter.
DeKalb Mayor Opposes Idea To Allow Underage People Into Bars The Student Association of Northern Illinois University is considering asking DeKalb officials to allow underage people to go into bars to be with some of their older friends, even if they're not allowed to drink alcohol, reports WBBM's Bernie Tafoya.
Top Dogs: How NIU Has Found Sustained SuccessThe Huskies' rise to prominence has been years in the making.
Wisch: NIU Primed To Break Through In A B1G Way Since 1998, NIU has a .610 winning percentage, far better than that of Illinois or Northwestern.