If the Brewers win, they will be 2 1/2 games behind the Pirates for the second wild-card spot with six games remaining; a loss would put them 4 1/2 games behind, a virtually impossible situation.
WDIO-TV reports the 1,000-foot Paul R. Tregurtha got stuck near shore shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday and was freed with the help of two tug boats.
Madison – After a lengthy lull, Wisconsin has secured its second oral commitment for Bo Ryan’s 2015-‘16 freshman class.
The three shootings overnight Saturday bring the total number of shootings since Friday night to 11 including one homicide.
Milwaukee police Saturday night were investigating eight shootings, including a homicide involving a 26-year-old woman who was shot Friday in the 2600 block of N. 50th St.
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So far, the Republican incumbent and Democratic challengers have given voter only a slice of what they need to know about how they would tackle the massive task.
Led by tailback Melvin Gordon and quarterback Tanner McEvoy and an opportunistic defense, UW built a 31-point halftime lead and dispatched Bowling Green easily, 68-17.
If you’re looking for the real drivers of quality, look to the people working at the school and the culture they create.
A 48-year-old Janesville man was arrested early Saturday in Newville on suspicion of fifth offense drunken driving after police found him slumped over the wheel in a gas station parking lot.
Russell Kotlarek, 51, of Saukville, Wisconsin and Thomas Saccio, 72, of North Carolina died in the crash Thursday.
The Packers (1-1) get their first test in the NFC North this season and visit the Lions (1-1) today at Ford Field. Join the discussion and get perspective from beat writer Tom Silverstein, who will be providing live updates of the game starting at 11:30 a.m.
A 24-year-old Madison man was shot in the leg in a possible robbery attempt, police said Sunday.
The Milwaukee Brewers had become accustomed to things going badly late on this season-defining road trip. Finally, something went their way.
The criticisms came in the wake of reports that sections of Mary Burke’s plan were copied from other Democratic campaigns.
Gov. Scott Walker appointed controversial former prosecutor Vince Biskupic to Outagamie County Circuit Court.
A jury on Friday convicted a Racine man of beating another man to death in 2006 — a beating so severe it left the victim in a coma for 18 months before he died, according to the Racine Journal Times.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison Police Department is trying to figure out who lit a portable toilet on fire Saturday in Madison — a fire that quickly spread to a second portable toilet and then damaged two cars.
Skylight’s production of “La Cenerentola,” directed by Jill Anna Ponasik and costumed by Cesar Galindo, is a delightful evening of comic-opera foolishness and an absolute feast of costuming.
NEW YORK (AP) - Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.
The Milwaukee County executive’s budget would add $3 million for the Behavioral Health Division and $4 million for the sheriff’s office.
The two-person play features Jonathan Wainwright and Laura Gray — married in real life — playing two opposites who, after a one-night stand, face a pregnancy.
One person was killed and three others injured in a wrong-way crash on I-94 westbound north of Highway 142 in Kenosha County.
A race driver died Saturday night at the Beaver Dam Raceway after an accident during a practice session.
CT, MRI and PET scanners have transformed the way medicine is practiced.
La Crosse — A Whitehall man is accused of fondling a terminally ill cancer patient while she was sedated in her hospital bed.
In jails around the country, including Wisconsin, inmates with serious mental illnesses are kept isolated in small cells.
Julie Marie Myatt’s quiet but powerful play is sensitively directed by Milwaukee stage stalwart Deborah Staples in her directorial debut.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Secret Service is coming under renewed scrutiny after a man scaled the White House fence and made it all the way through the front door before he was apprehended.
Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned.