WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans.
Two men in their early 20s were arrested shortly after midnight on Sunday after fleeing their 1998 Chevrolet Malibu following a crash into a chain-link fence on I-94 in Brookfield.
Last year saw the highest number of homicides in Milwaukee since 1993. Could a violence prevention idea from Rochester, N.Y. help locally? Crime reporter Ashley Luthern joins this week’s show to talk about her latest story.
The three candidates for state Supreme Court are touting their credentials and taking swipes at each other over Gov. Scott Walker, an ad from a conservative group and how two of them interacted in the past.
Journal Sentinel editor George Stanley will answer reader questions in an upcoming chat Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 12:30 p.m.
Intelligent, sociable and a strong judge of character, Froehlke put together a career studded with achievements, ultimately working for childhood friend Melvin Laird, who was defense secretary during the war.
Follow our live updates as the Wisconsin men's basketball team visits No. 2 Maryland tonight.
A 21-year-old woman died Saturday in a single-car crash in Rock Township in Rock County.
A 24-year-old man has died from injuries suffered in a one-vehicle accident about 2:49 a.m. Saturday, Racine police said.
A 34-year-old man was arrested in Kenosha Saturday morning following a 5-hour-long standoff with police, WISN-TV is reporting.
Little Critter’s adjustment to a new sibling is presented with gentle humor, matching Brett Ryback’s eminently hummable score, which channels and wittily spoofs Broadway, cartoons and pop music.
A 44-year-old man died Saturday night after walking into a hospital with a gunshot wound.
Milwaukee area students competing in a regional mock trial event debated a case involving excessive force by a police officer, putting them in the thick of real-life issues.
Republican White House hopefuls called for President Barack Obama to step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next Supreme Court justice, as they opened a debate jolted by Saturday’s death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia.
Two car crashes within 10 minutes of each other Saturday afternoon in Milwaukee injured five people, including two seriously, police said.
I once met a man who missed his wife so much that for more than a year after her death, he couldn't take down the Christmas tree she loved. When a butterfly fluttered into his house one winter day, he imagined it was a visit or sign from her, so he caught the creature and drove it to a supermarket floral department to live happily.
The city would be left to pick up the $10 million to $25 million tab for utility relocation costs linked to the Milwaukee streetcar under a circuit court decision issued Thursday.
Pink’s handling of the story, set to music by Philip Feeney, uses spoken word to steer the disturbing plot, but also provides a rich taste of the depth of Wilde’s thoughts, writings and personality.
The emphasis now isn’t on racial integration and court-ordered plans. The focus now is on economic integration — how to increase the economic diversity of a school’s student body.
Four occupants of a Sun Prairie residence were displaced by a fire reported about 12:07 a.m. Saturday, according to the Sun Prairie Fire Department
HELSINKI (AP) - Five British men, reportedly including members of British indie band Viola Beach, were killed when their car drove through a barrier and plunged into a canal near Stockholm.
A 25-year-old Hustisford woman died late Saturday night after being hit by a driver running a red light and being ejected from her car in Brown Deer.
The superstar released his latest album Sunday morning on streaming service Tidal and as a $20 download on his website, two days later than promised.
Political appointees of the Department of Natural Resources discussed disciplining an employee after she provided public records to a Sheboygan County citizens group fighting plans by the Kohler Co. for a golf course on the shore of Lake Michigan, emails show.
We will flip the switch Monday to restrict online commenting to only Journal Sentinel subscribers. Since we announced the change last week the response from our customers has been overwhelmingly, unanimously positive.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia kept your attention, whether you liked him or not.
Marquette University Law School Dean Joseph Kearney said that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia “was the single most impressive person” he ever met.
Exhibiting impeccable control, beautifully expressive modulation, occasional operatic flourishes, and dashes of humor, Clemons sings with commitment and conviction.
Early voting, which began Feb. 1 and ended Friday, drew a total of 1,351 people, said Neil Albrecht, executive director of the City of Milwaukee Election Commission.
A 23-year-old West Allis woman was arrested after an at-times slow speed chase early Saturday in Waukesha County that ended with her vehicle striking the rear of a squad car and forcing a deputy to dash out of the way to avoid being hit, according to a sheriff’s department news release.