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With the president’s approval rating at 90 percent among Republicans, many supporters say they defend Mr. Trump even with some misgivings.

At 94, the combat hero, former Senate majority leader and GOP presidential candidate salutes aging veterans at the World War II memorial he practically built.

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa escaped unscathed after an explosion at an election rally injured both his deputies, with the blast coming within hours of a separate grenade attack on Ethiopia’s prime minister.

<p>For 30 days, Nila Serrano has been struggling to gain temporary custody of Danny, a Honduran child who was apprehended at the border with his mother last month</p>

The president’s executive order relieved some political pressure but intensified friction between the Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security.

Several new polls shed light on attitudes toward immigration, including a partisan divide over President Trump’s family separation policy.

"We wanted people to see who we are, what we are," Dick Leitsch told NBC News in 2017.

A teenager's impassioned letters helped persuade U.S. companies to switch to greener products.

Memes are the fuel the keeps the Internet running. Otherwise, it would just be divisive social media posts and stylized photos of food. Herein, we celebrate the funniest memes of all time.

<p>A round-up of the week's tabloid stories that totally missed the mark.</p>

“I cannot let these children hurt any longer: Mi casa es la casa de ellos,” the actress wrote in a letter to an organization that offers temporary care for the kids.

Sarah Hyland doesn’t hold back when it comes to updating fans on her ongoing health battles. Celebrity Health Scares The 27-year-old Modern Family star revealed in a Thursday, June 21, Instagram Story that she was forced to put her work on hold for a health scare. “Sometimes a selfie is more than just a good angle or feelin cute. This time for #NationalSelfieDay, I’ve decided to share my truth. As painful as it is,” the actress captioned a photo of her swollen face. “So here is my face that was torn from work against my will. But I’m very grateful it was. Heal...

While the kiss in a romance portrayed on film is typically the moment audiences are waiting for, sometimes they end up being disappointing, awkward, and slobbery. See the most worst kisses in movie history here.

The patriarch of one of the most famous musical families is in the final stages of his illness

She's excitedly counting down to the August birth of her third child — and first girl — with her musician boyfriend Danny Fujikawa.

Cynthia Nixon, Rory Feek, Sally Field, Marcia Gay Harden, Cher and more celebs have lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender children.



<p>Toni Kroos scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time from outside the penalty area, and 10-man Germany rallied to beat Sweden 2-1 on Saturday to stay alive at the World Cup.</p>

Hall of Fame outfielder Hank Aaron said Friday that he supports athletes who use their platform to speak about social and political issues, adding that he would not visit the White House today if he were part of a championship team.

Linebacker Harvey Langi is working his way back from a horrific accident.

LiAngelo Ball’s exclusion from the Los Angeles Lakers’ summer league team may have been due to an issue of talent.

Steve Spurrier was a natural choice to be named the coach of the Orlando entry in the Alliance for American Football.

The Philadelphia 76ers are doing everything possible to free up the cap space to offer LeBron James a max deal in NBA free agency.

Professional golfers have long been used to distractions on the tee box. ...

<p>Kids as young as 10 and 11 are picking cash crops for giant international companies—and hardly anyone is watching to make sure the work is safe.</p>

Don’t do anything rash.

Warming waters in the Gulf of Maine have benefited lobsters and the lobstermen who trap them. But as temperatures rise further, will the industry reach a tipping point?

How did the Waltons create the world's largest retailer Walmart?

<p>The court just ruled that a state can collect taxes from a retailer that doesn’t have a physical presence in the state. Here’s what that means.</p>

Job prospects, savings, safety nets, life expectancy—the data show just how bad a mess they face.

Local Wisconsin News

A Wisconsin man will voluntarily return to Arizona to be re-tried on allegations he killed his son in 2004.

Authorities say 51-year-old Jeffrey Martinson, of La Crosse, agreed Friday...

A Milwaukee man has died in Michigan in the cabin of a boat that was registered for a yacht race across Lake Michigan.

Grand Haven police say foul play isn't suspected nor is the dea...

Milwaukee police say a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed inside a vehicle.

Police say the shooting happened at about 6 p.m. Friday in the 1300 block of North 28th Street. The boy d...

University of Minnesota officials hope a herd of bison will help restore a threatened ecosystem in a nature reserve.

Minnesota Daily reports that more than 30 bulls were released int...

Madison's annual Shake the Lake festival is tonight between Broom and Blair streets, and is slated to have an assortment of food, beverages, live music and more.

The event officially...

Madison police arrested a 45-year-old man Friday evening after he allegedly stole more than 50 pairs of sandals and other items from stores at East Towne Mall.

Officers responded sho...

A state task force aimed at streamlining foster care in Wisconsin says the system is headed in the right direction, but there's more work to be done.

Wisconsin Public Radio reports t...

A Glendale police officer was hurt after being struck by a vehicle during a high-speed chase.

Authorities say the officer was assisting Whitefish Bay police in the pursuit of a stole...

Dane County deputies made several arrests Friday evening after a high-speed chase in the Town of Christiana led to authorities finding several stolen vehicles.

A group of people fled...

One person is dead after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of John Nolen Drive and South Blair Street sent two people to the hospital early Saturday morning, according to Madison pol...

Dozens were injured, and at least one person killed, in an explosion Saturday at a rally in Addis Ababa attended by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, officials said.

In footage f...

March for Our Lives activists, including survivors from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, are touring Wisconsin in support of gun reform and getting youth regi...

Another teen was arrested Friday in connection with a shooting in Sun Prairie.

Javon Davis, 17, was arrested by the Sun Prairie Police Department, on tentative charges of first degr...

A 31-year-old man was arrested Friday morning after police spent much of the morning trying to make contact with him after a reported dispute that left another man seriously injured.


Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas were in Wisconsin Friday as a part of the Road to Change tour.

The Parkland, Florida, students started their day in Janesville, where they sto...