Here's why 'lb' stands for 'pound'

HERE'S WHY 'LB' STANDS FOR 'POUND'

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Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

TRUMP EXPECTED TO SIGN DEAL FOR BORDER WALL, PLANS TO DECLARE NATIONAL EMERGENCY FOR EXTRA FUNDING

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance...

 
 
 
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are engaged

KATY PERRY AND ORLANDO BLOOM ARE ENGAGED

This is anything but a traditional engagement ring.

Here's what you need to know about the 'zombie' deer disease now impacting wildlife in 24 states

HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE 'ZOMBIE' DEER DISEASE NOW IMPACTING WILDLIFE IN 24 STATES

A disease that impacts the lives of wildlife across the country has wildlife officials on alert.

 
 
 
Police: Vegan couple ignored doctors' advice until starving baby was 'close to death'

POLICE: VEGAN COUPLE IGNORED DOCTORS' ADVICE UNTIL STARVING BABY WAS 'CLOSE TO DEATH'

Police said the couple spoon-fed the child a mashed-potato-based compound that the mother had found on the internet.

'I could've hung onto it forever': Children's book returned to library after 73 years

'I COULD'VE HUNG ONTO IT FOREVER': CHILDREN'S BOOK RETURNED TO LIBRARY AFTER 73 YEARS

It's estimated that a late fine would cost a little more than $9,000.

 
 
 
Horse farmer found nearly frozen to death

HORSE FARMER FOUND NEARLY FROZEN TO DEATH

A Hubertus horse farmer who fell and got stuck in the snow for an entire day was found nearly frozen to death.

Horse farmer found nearly frozen to death after falling, getting stuck in snow

HORSE FARMER FOUND NEARLY FROZEN TO DEATH AFTER FALLING, GETTING STUCK IN SNOW

A 75-year-old horse farmer is recovering after he fell and got stuck in the snow last week.

 
 
 
Centers of Attention: John, Morrow Jr. catalysts in Marquette's defensive resurgence

CENTERS OF ATTENTION: JOHN, MORROW JR. CATALYSTS IN MARQUETTE'S DEFENSIVE RESURGENCE

Marquette's Theo John and Ed Morrow Jr. have been key to helping the Golden Eagles improvement on defense. John leads the Big East...

Videocast: Temps Are About To Tumble

VIDEOCAST: TEMPS ARE ABOUT TO TUMBLE

 
 
 
Officers pack courtroom as man accused of killing officer pleads not guilty

OFFICERS PACK COURTROOM AS MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING OFFICER PLEADS NOT GUILTY

The judge ordered Jordan Fricke, who is accused of shooting and killing Officer Matthew Rittner, to stand trial.

Behind the scenes of 'Fiddler on the Roof'

BEHIND THE SCENES OF 'FIDDLER ON THE ROOF'

One of the most beloved musicals is at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts this week. "Fiddler on the Roof" runs through Sunday,...

 
 
 
Man charged in hit-and-run death of DPW worker

MAN CHARGED IN HIT-AND-RUN DEATH OF DPW WORKER

A Milwaukee man has been charged in the hit-and-run death last week of a Milwaukee Department of Public Works worker.

This is why we celebrate Presidents Day in February

THIS IS WHY WE CELEBRATE PRESIDENTS DAY IN FEBRUARY

It's totally different than when it first started out.

 
 
 
Nothing personal, but Cubs fans aren't invited to this ticket sale

NOTHING PERSONAL, BUT CUBS FANS AREN'T INVITED TO THIS TICKET SALE

The Brewers are holding a special ticket presale for Wisconsin residents to purchase tickets to any of the 10 regular-season home games...

Girl approached by stranger while walking to school in West Allis

GIRL APPROACHED BY STRANGER WHILE WALKING TO SCHOOL IN WEST ALLIS

A West Allis fifth-grader was approached Thursday morning as she walked to Horace Mann Elementary School, according to the school district.

 
 
 
Student suspended, probe launched after charcoal mask prank targeting Nicolet basketball star

STUDENT SUSPENDED, PROBE LAUNCHED AFTER CHARCOAL MASK PRANK TARGETING NICOLET BASKETBALL STAR

Nicolet start Jalen Johnson reacted to image with one word statement after the game: 'Unacceptable'

Here's where to find the best sales this Presidents' Day

HERE'S WHERE TO FIND THE BEST SALES THIS PRESIDENTS' DAY

You don't want to miss these deals.

 
 
 
Man sentenced to 8 years after printing 3D rifle, making hit list of lawmakers

MAN SENTENCED TO 8 YEARS AFTER PRINTING 3D RIFLE, MAKING HIT LIST OF LAWMAKERS

A Dallas man was sentenced to eight years in prison after he was arrested with a partially 3D-printed rifle and a hit list of lawmakers'...

Alderman: Decision on 2020 Democratic National Convention could come 'any day'

ALDERMAN: DECISION ON 2020 DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION COULD COME 'ANY DAY'

Milwaukee Alderman Robert Bauman said Thursday that Milwaukee could be hearing any day now about landing the 2020 Democratic National...

 
 
 



Brothers Released Without Charges In Jussie Smollett Case

Brothers Released Without Charges In Jussie Smollett Case

Chicago police said late Friday two people have been released without charges after being arrested earlier in the alleged beating of "Empire" star Jussie Smollett. Read more ...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...

Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern who was at his first day of work

At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as... Read more ...

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

Tim Tebow says he advised Kyler Murray to follow his heart

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Before picking football over baseball, Kyler Murray got some advice from another famous two-sport star. Read more ...

Blackshear's 29 power No. 22 Virginia Tech by Pitt 70-64

Blackshear's 29 power No. 22 Virginia Tech by Pitt 70-64

Pitt travels to Georgia Tech on Wednesday Read more ...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates, highlights, results

Will Trae Young best Luka Doncic in the Skills Challenge? Can Seth Curry outshoot Stephen Curry? NBA All-Star's Saturday night events are filled with juicy storylines. Read more ...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse...

Vatican defrocks top US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse allegations

Theodore McCarrick is one of the most high-profile figures to be expelled from the Church during the sex abuse crisis that has roiled the institution Read more ...

Adam Silver on competitive balance in the NBA: 'We still have work to do'

Adam Silver on competitive balance in the NBA: 'We still have work to do'

Silver spoke on possible adjustments to the playoff format in 2018, but no official changes have been made yet. Read more ...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates...

NBA All-Star 2019: 3-Point Contest, Skills Challenge live updates, highlights, results

Will Trae Young best Luka Doncic in the Skills Challenge? Can Seth Curry outshoot Stephen Curry? NBA All-Star's Saturday night events are filled with juicy storylines. Read more ...

Edwards, Haarms team up to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn St

Edwards, Haarms team up to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn St

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Carsen Edwards scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half Saturday and Matt Haarms added a career-high 18 points to lead No. 12 Purdue past Penn... Read more ...

No. 23 Iowa St's 3-point barrage beats No. 18 K-State, 78-64

No. 23 Iowa St's 3-point barrage beats No. 18 K-State, 78-64

MANHATTAN, Kan. - Lindell Wigginton hit five 3-pointers and scored 23 points, Talen Horton-Tucker buried six 3s and had 20, and No. 23 Iowa State pulled away late for a 78-64... Read more ...