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<p>At the moment when shooters unleashed terror on San Bernardino a year ago, county employees will remember their fallen colleagues with silence.</p>

So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid temperatures that have swirled around their large encampment on the North Dakota grasslands.

Mobsters, sports stars of a certain temperament and now a future secretary of defense have all worn the moniker, happily or unhappily.

Jill Stein has filed for recounts in Michigan and Wisconsin as well as Pennsylvania.

The president-elect’s unfiltered exchanges prompted the White House to urge him to seek the State Department’s expertise in his encounters with foreign leaders.

<p>An honor guard played taps early Friday as members of Colombia's military loaded five flight crew victims of an air crash that also killed most members of a soccer team onto a cargo plane for the trip back to their native Bolivia.</p>

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan's elections board on Friday will consider President-elect Donald Trump's request to block a hand recount of all 4.8 million ballots cast in the state he won by about 10,700 votes over Hillary Clinton.Lawyers for the Trump campaign argued Thursday that Green Party nominee Jill Stein, a "bottom-dwelling...

<p>With revolutionary leader Fidel Castro dead and his brother Raul vowing to step down as president in 15 months, it will soon be the hour of heir apparent Miguel Diaz-Canel, an advocate for modernizing Cuba's state-run media and abysmal internet access.</p>

35 Photos of Britney Spears For Her 35th Birthday

Are Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom engaged? Plus more romance updates

Mariah Carey has a “Vision of Love.” Just months after calling it quits with Australian businessman (and now-ex-fiancé) James Packer, the singer seems to have come to the realization that she and dancer Bryan Tanaka belong together — as more than friends! Tanaka spent a sun-filled Thanksgiving weekend in Hawaii with the singer, and the pair were spotted kissing on the beach a Maui’s Grand Wailea Resort. When Carey wasn’t busy frolicking with her new flame, she relaxed under the sun and cooked up a feast with family and friends, including ex-husband Nick Cannon. The budding rom...

Star Tracks: Friday, Dec. 2, 2016

Score one for Kourtney Kardashian in the predictions department. Two months after she declared her sister Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick would eventually rekindle their romance, E! News reports the parents of three have done just that. "They are back together and giving their relationship a try again," says a source, crediting Scott's newly minted clean living track record as the main reason for the new development. Over the past year, Scott Disick's worked hard to shed his party-boy image, taking fewer nightclub gigs and backing off of drugs and alcohol. &q...

<p>The hypermasculine ads—tagline: “wild at heart”—are gracing billboards and TV commercials across the world while Depp’s accuser, ex-wife Amber Heard, has released a domestic violence PSA.</p>

Birth names of 50 stars—from Natalie Wood to Iggy Pop—and the stories behind the names they adopted

"Psycho," "The Usual Suspects," and "Rocky II" are all among the movies with the most satisfying endings we've ever seen.

If the past few months have taught us anything, it’s that we don’t have a clue what to expect heading into college football’s championship weekend.&nbsp;

Follow Tiger Woods' second round back in his return, as he looks to rise up the leaderboard Friday at the Hero World Challenge at Albany Golf Club.

The NFL announced it will hire 17 full-time officials and increase game crews from seven referees to eight. How will this change affect games? NFL analyst Andy Benoit shares his thoughts.

The San Diego Chargers are set to exercise their relocation option and move to Los Angeles in 2017, ESPN reports.

The Cowboys are good -- really good -- but they're not invincible.

It's the final weekend before the real Playoff ranking and the bowl lineup. Expect intrigue.

Panthers play Seahawks on Sunday.

Rob Gronkowski is expected to miss two months due to back surgery. How does the tight end's injury impact the Patriots offense and Super Bowl chances? Andy Benoit takes a closer look.



Best former MLB players not in the Hall of Fame

Kevin Wilson is out as Indiana football coach. The university announced the move Thursday amid reports Wilson mistreated players.

Police in South Korea are investigating Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang over suspicions he crashed a luxury car into a guardrail while driving under the influence of alcohol and then left the scene.

Monster Energy will be the new title sponsor for NASCAR's Premier Series.

Draymond's feet were at it again in double overtime.

Local Wisconsin News

Auditors plan to investigate whether Armor Correctional Health Services is meeting contract requirements and standards of medical care.
       


Sheriff Clarke responded to Omokunde's remarks by issuing a statement making fun of the supervisor's name.
       


Supporters of Republican Donald Trump filed a federal lawsuit Friday seeking to stop a recount of the presidential vote in Wisconsin, which the president-elect carried on Nov. 8
       


This week's news includes the Wisconsin recount, Cyber Monday and a new Rolling Stones album. How closely were you paying attention? Take our quiz to find out.
       


How Scott Walker's time in Milwaukee County propelled him to Act 10 and holds insights for politics today.
       


A 28-year-old West allis man was wounded Thursday in a drug-related shooting on Milwaukee's north side.
       


This 83-year-old spends an hour a day picking up litter in her St. Francis neighborhood.
       


Brian Peterson, Milwaukee County chief medical examiner, says the sheriff "verbally pummeled" and "threatened" him over information that Peterson's office made public regarding the deaths of two inmates.
       


Holiday gifts of cash arrived early for nearly 1,300 retired Milwaukee County employees who finally received what they were owed in back pension payments, county officials said Thursday.
       


A 13-day race to recount nearly 3 million presidential ballots starts Thursday in Wisconsin, with some workers prepared to tally votes until midnight in the nation's first statewide presidential recount since 2004.
       


Workers in Iowa County start recounting ballots at the courthouse in Dodgeville, Wis. Similar scenes are playing out in the other 71 Wisconsin counties.
       




Supreme Court reverses ruling that deputy should have gotten search warrant.
       


One of two men convicted of firing shots into a Milwaukee home and killing 5-year-old Laylah Petersen as she sat on her grandfather's lap was sentenced to 65 years in prison Thursday.
       


Separate state Senate race recount has found errors that could impact votes in presidential recount