DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Marine Corps says it has begun investigating whether it mistakenly identified one of the men shown raising the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima in one of the iconic images of World War II after two amateur history buffs began raising questions about the picture.
The developer who has converted much of downtown's former Pritzlaff Hardware Co. buildings into an event venue, offices and other commercial space is now proceeding with plans to create 99 apartments there.
The circumstances of the shooting weren’t immediately clear, but police said overnight that the man was shot around 5 p.m. in the 1900 block of W. Scott St.
Two younger bands are in Milwaukee for concerts tonight, although one of them has some familiar faces.
Milwaukee is in for a week of seesaw high temperatures and a little bit of rain, according to the National Weather Service in Sullivan.
Aurora will donate a building valued at $1 million to the community health center as part of its plans to give $5 million in grants this year through its Better Together Fund.
A husband was arrested for drunken driving after driving to the police station to pick up his wife, who had already been arrested for drunken driving while toilet seat shopping with her husband.
The best chef Midwest honor at the James Beard Awards went to Minneapolis chef Paul Berglund of Bachelor Farmer. Justin Carlisle of Milwaukee's Ardent was a finalist for the honor.
Alliant Energy and the Electric Power Research Institute launched a three-year study looking at a range of solar technologies, whether mounted on the roof, a carport or on tree-like structures.
Seven local inventors and start-up founders to present their technologies for a panel of experts at Miller Park on Thursday.
DETROIT (AP) - Nearly all of Detroit's public schools were closed for a second consecutive day Tuesday as hundreds of teachers called out sick over concerns that many may not get paid if the financially struggling district runs out of money.
Last summer’s acquisition of Integrys Energy Group drove higher sales and profit for the parent company of Wisconsin utilities We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service and Peoples Gas of Chicago.
Shawano— Shawano is the latest Wisconsin community to adopt a policy that fines parents whose children repeatedly bully classmates.
The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday will mark the 14th anniversary of the disappearance of Alexis Patterson, who was 7-years-old when she vanished May 3, 2002.
The Grafton School District Board of Education Monday announced the resignation of Superintendent Mel Lightner, WISN-TV in Milwaukee reported.
Joe Schobert and Derek Watt made history Saturday.
A 37-year-old woman was wounded Monday afternoon in a shooting on Milwaukee’s north side.
The Donald and John Baumgartner families, owners of Paper Machinery Corp., stunned employees on Monday by handing over the 65-year-old Milwaukee company to them.
Eastbound traffic has resumed at the scene of a crash that initially closed all lanes in both directions of Highway 16 at Highway 83 at Hartland. The Waukesha County Sheriff's Department is responding.
A $100,000 federal grant awarded to the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee and Legal Action of Wisconsin was announced Monday. Local programs got another $735K to help fight homelessness.
NEW YORK (AP) - The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another notch in the show's march into theatrical history.
NEW YORK (AP) - WTRMLN WTR, a startup beverage company that makes cold-pressed watermelon juice, announced Tuesday that Beyonce has joined as an investor.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - For the second time in three months, a St. Louis jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a huge award over claims that its talcum powder causes cancer.
JP and JR take a look at two local products headed to the NFL, Joe Schobert of Waukesha West and Derek Watt of Pewaukee, who were both taken in the 2016 NFL Draft.
A 77-year-old Berlin man was killed and two children injured Monday when the pickup truck they were in was struck by another vehicle in Waukesha County, the sheriff’s office said.
Faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison overwhelmingly voted Monday to protest UW System President Ray Cross and the Board of Regents, saying they had no confidence in their support for the system's guiding principle.
Wisconsin’s Democratic members of Congress called on the U.S. Department of Justice to review that state’s voter ID requirements and consider bringing a legal challenge to the law.
Elvis Presley fans can learn more about the King of Rock ’n’ Roll during a conversation with his wife, complete with stories, photos, home movies and a question-and-answer session.
The store, to be built on 30 acres west of I-94 and north of W. Drexel Ave., will be the first in Wisconsin for the Swedish furniture and home goods retailer.
The free concert series will run every Wednesday from June 8 to August 31 at Pere Marquette Park downtown.