Next year when visitors see Arabian horses pulling King Tut’s chariot in the museum’s first new permanent exhibit in a decade, they’ll have Wendy Christensen’s effort to thank.
The Iraq conflict, which began in March 2003 and ended nearly nine years later, cost the lives of 4,400 troops. Some say the U.S. commitment wasn’t worth it.
Margaretta “Marge” Wolf gained fame last July when she refused to give in during an attempted robbery at her store.
Kou Thao, 26, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the killing of 58-year-old Tong Pao Hang of St. Paul, Minn.
The ripening flood conditions reportedly have been caused by higher-than-usual snowfall and frost depths nearing 8 feet in some places.
William Clay Ford Sr., who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the NFL's Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88.
Hank the Brewers dog was in rough condition when he wandered into the Brewers spring training at Maryvale Baseball Park in Phoenix.
The fire began in the garage and is not believed to be suspicious, Kenosha County authorities said.
The semifinals are Thursday and Friday at the Kohl Center in Madison, with the five division championship games Saturday.
BAGHDAD (AP) A suicide car bomber set off his explosive-laden vehicle at a security checkpoint in southern Iraq on Sunday, killing at least 22 people, officials said. The attack, which comes a few weeks before scheduled elections, was the latest by insurgents bent on destabilizing the country.
A man carrying a handgun and wearing a ski mask robbed a gas station in the Village of Richfield Saturday evening.
The Badgers have won eight straight conference games, the team's longest Big Ten streak since 1940-41. Wisconsin wraps up the regular season tonight at Nebraska. Follow a live box and tweets from beat writer Jeff Potrykus.
Republicans who support the bill argue it levels the playing field for urban and rural areas, which don’t have the same resources.
Blessed Savior Catholic School, located at 4059 N. 64th St., closed Thursday after flooding from a water main break.
Telemarketers already are prohibited from making automated calls to people on do-not-call lists, but political robocalls calls are exempt.
A photo was making the rounds Sunday on Twitter of what looks like a cross between the Packers' Aaron Rodgers and a slightly cleaned-up Frank Zappa.
According to court records, a friend told police the suspect ran to a nearby bar and flushed the gun down the toilet.
Speed appears to be a contributing factor in the crash Sunday morning on N. 60th St.
WASHINGTON (AP) A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: daylight saving time has arrived.
What a shocker it was. Unheralded UW-Milwaukee, picked for last place in the Horizon League, ambushed overwhelming favorite UW-Green Bay on Saturday night to move one victory away from an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.
A 14-month-old boy’s mother was arrested after the toddler was found dead at a home in the 7500 block of W. Eden Court Sunday afternoon.
The Republican Governors Association was running a TV ad linking Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke to the state’s economic woes under former Gov. Jim Doyle.
Performing under the names Si Adams and Silas throughout the Milwaukee area, Sylvester Adamski fooled audiences with sleight of hand and rapid-fire chatter.
The crash occurred at 7:20 a.m. Sunday at Highway 12 and Highway P in the town of Springfield.
The proactive approach involves city police, state agents, county prosecutors and other agencies and is modeled after a similar re-entry program for adult offenders.
It could take investigators months, if not years, to determine what happened to the Boeing 777 flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, but there are some educated guesses.
One man was critically injured when he and three others were shot by a suspect in another car about 3:10 a.m. Sunday on N. Teutonia Ave.
A Jeep SUV ran off the road at about 3 a.m. Sunday and hit a utility pole, and the cause is under investigation.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, as high-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack the prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the GOP's longstanding struggle with women voters.
The effort combines exercise and body awareness with educational content, skill building, brain function, art and communication.