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Wind gusts and pouring rain were responsible for Saturday’s scattered power outages, including an outage affecting about 2,800 in the South Milwaukee area, said a spokesman for We Energies.
Milwaukee police say the shooting happened shortly after 10 p.m. Friday on N. 20th Street, when — during a large fight in the street — a man fired repeatedly into the group.
Waukesha police say the man entered the Clark gas station on E. Moreland Boulevard shortly before 10 p.m. Friday and demanded money, then fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect entered Tri City Bank at 220 E. Sunset Drive after 11 a.m. and displayed a handgun. He took money before fleeing the scene.
The public is invited to participate in a cleanup Saturday at Marcus DeBack Playground to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of its namesake.
Three pitchers combined to allow four home runs — including game-clinching shots in the eighth and ninth innings — as the Brewers lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7-5, on Friday night at Miller Park.
A status conference is scheduled for Tuesday for three men accused of stealing a 20-ton excavator worth about $500,000 and sending it off a bluff in Oak Creek and into Lake Michigan.
About a quarter inch of rain and wind gusts from the north up to 30 mph are possible in Milwaukee Friday night and Saturday morning before cooler temperatures settle in over the area, according to the National Weather Service in Sullivan.
George Lopez, D.L. Hughley, Eddie Griffin and Charlie Murphy also performed Friday for the Milwaukee stop of the Black and Brown Comedy Get Down tour.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley entered the Democratic presidential race on Saturday in a longshot challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton for the 2016 nomination, casting himself as a new generation leader who would rebuild the economy and reform Wall Street.
Laconia, New Hampshire – Gov. Scott Walker says he does not support the bill passed by the U.S. House – and written by fellow Wisconsin Republican Jim Sensenbrenner -- that bans the bulk collection of Americans’ call records.
ROME (AP) - More than 4,000 migrants have been rescued off Libya's coast in 22 separate operations in one day, with rescuers finding 17 people dead aboard a rubber dinghy, the Italian Coast Guard said Saturday.
The University of Wisconsin System would see $250 million in cuts and the potential for sweeping changes in its future operations, under a proposal put forward by GOP lawmakers Friday that would be less dramatic than changes proposed by Gov.
Tucked quietly in an office park in Grafton, volunteers at the COPE Hotline field nearly 23,000 calls a year from all over the Milwaukee area and some points beyond.
For the first time since 2012, the Milwaukee Brewers have dipped into Class AA for a starting pitcher.The team announced Friday that right-hander Tyler Wagner would be recalled from Biloxi and start Sunday’s series finale against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Miller Park.
A woman fatally injured when she was struck by a vehicle in Whitefish Bay was identified by police Friday as Kristen Caves, 26, of Menomonee Falls.
Far from the fray and frenzy back home over his two-year budget, Gov. Scott Walker began a two-day New Hampshire swing Friday by speaking to party activists aboard a sunset dinner cruise on the state’s largest lake.
Cristo Rey schools are known for rigorous academics and an unusual funding model: All students share full-time positions at businesses, working five days a month to offset the cost of tuition.
The new owner of WLWK-FM (94.5) has switched the station back to its old call letters, but with a new format.
More community efforts are giving students the kind of boosts that can make a big difference when it comes to getting into college and succeeding there.
Low-cost flower sales aimed at helping residents beautify their homes and community gardens are scheduled to take place in the Bay View and Amani neighborhoods Saturday.
INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) - Blues pioneer B.B. King is being remembered in the Mississippi Delta as a man whose talent was equaled by his generous spirit.
The movie, about the late Madison-born, Marquette University-educated comic actor, has been acquired for U.S. distribution by Virgil Films, with plans to also air it on Spike TV and via on-demand.
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In a statement issued Friday evening, the Defense Department said 24 laboratories in 11 states including Wisconsin and two foreign countries — South Korea and Australia — are believed to have received suspect anthrax samples.
Under the arena plan, Milwaukee County would count on the state to recover at least $4 million in unpaid debt every year for 20 years, a total of $80 million that would then be funneled to the project.
A 15-year-old boy driving a stolen car linked to a strong-armed robbery was arrested early Friday after leading police on a chase that ended when the vehicle crashed on Milwaukee’s north side.
A fire that broke out Friday night at a Motel 6 in Glendale has been brought under control.
Former “Saved by the Bell” actor Dustin Diamond took the stand Friday as the defense’s first and only witness in his own trial for pulling a knife at a Port Washington bar brawl last Christmas.