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A 48-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries when her car was struck by a van driver fleeing Racine police.
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan won a lopsided victory Thursday for a two-year budget agreement as the House stepped away from dysfunction long enough to embrace a path back to order.
Shopko said Thursday it plans to open two new "Hometown" stores next spring, one in Mayville and the other in Valentine, Neb.
The sea lamprey population in Lake Michigan has been declining since the peak in 2007, but in 2012 estimates showed a slight increase, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Commission.
Madison -- The involvement of the Hard Rock brand with the proposed Kenosha casino has increased interest in the project but a decision on it is still months away, Gov Scott Walker said Thursday.
The national staff of PolitiFact has chosen its Lie of the Year for 2013.
A legislative task force reviewing Common Core educational standards made eight broad recommendations Thursday, including ones that would limit the ability of schools to fingerprint students or use retinal scans.
James Eugene Boone, 55, was identified using DNA comparison during the investigation into the Oct. 28 fire.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Chancellor Michael Lovell is among 143 innovators named as Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, the academy announced this week.
A program, new to Wisconsin, helps to fund college scholarships for the children of inmates, the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
A burglar was arrested inside the home of former Dodge County Sheriff Todd Nehls by Nehls’ son, sheriff’s deputy Taylor Nehls.
The Packers probably know whether quarterback Aaron Rodgers is going to play this Sunday, but they are using every allowable minute to keep the Dallas Cowboys - and everybody else - in the dark.
With hundreds of statements from politicians to choose from, the national PolitiFact site has settled on an oft-repeated claim for its Lie of the Year.
A new Public Policy Forum report concludes the long-term capital needs of Milwaukee County's cultural, artistic and recreational facilities are huge and that the county’s ability to address those needs is “highly questionable.”
Madison -- Gov. Scott Walker said he’s not sure whether he supports the federal budget deal negotiated by his friend and longtime ally U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan.
A 16-year-old Milwaukee boy told police he and another man burglarized and battered Milwaukee club promoter Christopher Gray.
Poverty may have direct implications for important, early steps in the development of the brain, according to newly published research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Shemikia Spencer was killed Sunday in a crash at N. 32nd and W. Burleigh streets in which one driver allegedly fled the scene.
An 11-foot model of a ship with a storied maritime history — carrying many Japanese immigrants to the U.S. and wounded soldiers as a World War 2 hospital ship — is returning home.
Lake effect snow may pose a hazard to commuters and weekend travelers Friday.
The CEO of the Milwaukee nonprofit will take the top job at Stillwaters, a Waukesha cancer support center, effective in January.
Milwaukee police Capt. Alfonso Morales on Thursday pointed to two bullet holes on the back of a south side house, where one of his officers came dangerously close to being shot less than 24 hours before.
One federal agency moved a step closer to removing its prohibition of in-flight calls while another considered a new ban of its own.
A prowler who was tracked, chased and shot three times by an off-duty Milwaukee police officer, then found guilty of injuring the officer with a screwdriver contends the officer and city violated his civil rights.
The Milwaukee County Board has authority for confirming only department head appointments and not 11 other key managers that have traditionally been submitted to the board for approval, Attorney General J.B.
Thinking of raising a baboon? Or maybe an ostrich? Well, think again.
Korab Sejdiu of Sussex received a disorderly conduct ticket after claiming the Bucks center hit him with a champagne bottle at Apartment 720.
Madison — The state's budget deficit fell by 23% last year to $1.7 billion, according to the most rigorous financial standards.
The driver allegedly led Beaver Dam police on a drunken, four-minute high-speed chase for more than four miles late Wednesday.