NEW WAUSAU ALL-INCLUSIVE PLAYGROUND HONORS SON'S MEMORY

His parents have a video of Josiah Hoerter in the hospital about a month after his second birthday. He's wearing colorful pajamas and...

MINNESOTA SLATED TO EXPAND ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING NETWORK

Minnesota will spend nearly $1.7 million from its share of the Volkswagen emissions-cheating settlement to expand electric vehicle...

 
 
 

METH CRISIS RISING IN WISCONSIN AMID EFFORT TO FIGHT OPIOIDS

Jess Przybylski had never really dealt with loss. Then the father of her children was killed in a car crash. In 2011, her friends offered...

SHIFTING EXPLANATIONS FROM WHITE HOUSE ALARM SOME IN GOP

The shifting White House explanation for President Donald Trump's decision to withhold military aid from Ukraine drew alarm Friday...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATIC VOTERS CONCENTRATE ON CANDIDATES, NOT IMPEACHMENT

The Democratic presidential candidates are not talking much about impeachment as they campaign.

GROUP BEHIND MINNEAPOLIS BLACK-LED CREDIT UNION VOWS TO PRESS ON

 
 
 

SHARPTON SEARCHES FOR THE WORDS TO EULOGIZE AND GALVANIZE

RESIDENTS IN CRIME-WEARY AREAS WADE INTO MINNEAPOLIS POLICE STAFFING DEBATE

Residents of crime-weary areas are skeptical.

 
 
 

OWATONNA MAY OFFER NAMING RIGHTS TO BUSINESSES THAT HELP FUND NEW HIGH SCHOOL

Owatonna companies pledged nearly $25M for a new high school.

CLINTON E-MAIL PROBE FINDS NO DELIBERATE MISHANDLING OF CLASSIFED INFORMATION

Investigators found 38 current or former employees "culpable" of violating security procedures - none involving material that had been...

 
 
 

STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL SAYS HE RAISED CONCERNS ABOUT HUNTER BIDEN'S ROLE IN UKRAINE

NAOMI WOLF AND PUBLISHER PART WAYS AMID DELAY OF NEW BOOK

Naomi Wolf and her U.S. publisher have split up amid a dispute over her latest book, "Outrages."

 
 
 

JUDGE ORDERS NEW MEXICO COMPOUND SUSPECT HOSPITALIZED

A federal judge has ordered a woman charged with firearms and terrorism-related counts to be hospitalized for mental health treatment...

THE ART OF HYPERBOLE: TRUMP'S GOT IT DOWN PAT

It's never just a deal.

 
 
 

COHEN TURNS TO CONGRESS IN BID TO SHORTEN PRISON SENTENCE

Michael Cohen is again turning to Congress as part of a new bid to reduce his prison sentence.

FORMER MICHIGAN GOV. WILLIAM MILLIKEN DIES AT AGE 97

Michigan's longest-serving governor, William G. Milliken, has died. He was 97.

 
 
 

THE LATEST: MAYOR: CHIEF DRANK BEFORE FALLING ILL IN CAR

The Latest on the incident in which Chicago's police superintendent felt lightheaded and then fell asleep after pulling his vehicle...

CONCERN ABOUT MULVANEY COMMENTS; KASICH SUPPORTS IMPEACHMENT

For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: PG&E: IT WILL TAKE TIME UNTIL OUTAGES NOT NEEDED

The Latest on a massive power shut-off last week in Northern California :

MAN WHO THREATENED TRUMP FAMILY, MEDIA FIGURES GETS 5 YEARS

A Seattle-area man with a history of severe mental illness has been sentenced to five years in prison for making threats against President...

 
 
 



The first all-female spacewalk is underway

The first all-female spacewalk is underway

NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch are conducting the first all-female spacewalk outside of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaquille O'Neal is helping an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was paralyzed in a shooting at a football game. Read more ...

Johnson will pull vote on Brexit agreement if amendment strengthening...

Johnson will pull vote on Brexit agreement if amendment strengthening legislation against no-deal passes - reports

Saturday's crunch Brexit vote has been put into jeopardy as UK PM Boris Johnson will reportedly pull a vote on his EU Withdrawal Deal if MPs vote in favor of an amendment... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6 barnburner

Yair Rodriguez got the last laugh over Jeremy Stephens on Friday when he emerged victorious from their grudge match at UFC on ESPN 6. After the initial meeting ended in a quick... Read more ...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

"As a black man, I have a right not to be called that word," he said. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson just recalled a batch of baby powder after a test found...

Johnson & Johnson just recalled a batch of baby powder after a test found asbestos. The company is facing thousands of lawsuits over the product

Johnson & Johnson is recalling a single lot of its baby powder after the Food and Drug Administration found a tiny amount of asbestos in samples from a single bottle purchased... Read more ...

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

President Donald Trump said today he will nominate Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the agency's top job. “I am pleased to nominate Deputy... Read more ...

Fields leads No. 4 Ohio State past Northwestern 52-3

Fields leads No. 4 Ohio State past Northwestern 52-3

EVANSTON, Ill. - Justin Fields threw for four touchdowns, J.K. Dobbins rushed for 121 yards and No. 4 Ohio State pounded Northwestern 52-3 on Friday night. Read more ...

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu drove Justin Verlander's second pitch over the wall, then Aaron Hicks sent the fans at Yankee Stadium into a frenzy with a three-run homer off the foul... Read more ...

Protests spark Kyrie Irving to weigh in on NBA's China controversy

Protests spark Kyrie Irving to weigh in on NBA's China controversy

Kyrie Irving made his Nets home debut in Friday's preseason finale and found out that the drama over the Hong Kong protests had followed the team all the way back to Brooklyn... Read more ...