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Republicans may control Washington, but the president’s insistence on money for his proposed border wall has turned a sure thing into a major drama.

Funding to keep the federal government up and running will run out at midnight Friday unless Congress passes a new spending bill and President Trump signs it into law. If they fail, the result would be a partial government shutdown in which most services would stop except those deemed "essential" — such as national security work performed by the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI. Active duty military personnel would not be furloughed, but roughly 40% of non-defense employees would be. Every shutdown is different because federal agencies have quite a bit of leew...

<p>A man went into a north Dallas office tower late Monday morning and fatally shot his supervisor, then himself, Dallas police said.</p>

Behind the Trump administration’s sudden urgency on North Korea lies a stark calculus: that the country is capable of making a nuclear bomb every six or seven weeks.

A Connecticut man accused in his wife's murder might have gotten away with it - if not for the victim's Fitbit fitness tracker and other electronic devices, authorities allege.&nbsp;

Veronica Casciato disappeared on April 6, 2017 after leaving campus.

Political commentator Debbie Schlussel has clarified comments she made about an encounter with Fox News...

President Trump tweeted Monday morning about why building "The Wall" along the U.S.-Mexico border was necessary. But he left his followers in suspense.

Some of the lines we remember best were never in the screenplay

<p>How Caitlyn Jenner's relationship with her kids has changed, plus more news</p>

See all the stars at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

NEW YORK (AP) — Caitlyn Jenner opened up Monday about her frank new memoir detailing her now 2-year-old transition and the bumps along the way, including her three failed marriages, thoughts of suicide while she was relentlessly pursued by paparazzi, and, finally, freedom to be her true self. And, yes, contrary to the thoughts of many in the trans community, she uses her former name, Bruce, in the book, "The Secrets of My Life," out this week. And, ...

The look on her face tells the story. Yeah, she loves surprises.

A look back at the icons we've lost this year.&nbsp;

"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," "Spider-Man: Homecoming," and "Wonder Woman" are just a few of the 2017 summer movies you should be excited about.

15 Mistakes You Never Noticed in Period Movies

"I won"

The Boston Celtics-Chicago Bulls first-round playoff series now has even the coaches trading shots.&nbsp;

A man who ran the Boston Marathon has apologized for taking an extra medal after completing his 26.2 mile race last Monday, he tells MarathonInvestigation.com's Derek Murphy.&nbsp;

Russ is an MVP teammate.

Ilie Nastase was unrepentant after being suspended from the Fed Cup for abusing the British team and the referee in a playoff.

These are the 10 worst quarterbacks to be chosen at number one in the NFL draft.

Bloodied and bruised French cyclist Yoann Offredo claimed on Monday he was assaulted by box cutter and baseball bat wielding attackers while on a training ride.

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is still quite the talk around the league despite his decision to retire from football.

Albertsons, the US supermarket operator controlled by buyout group Cerberus Capital Management, is exploring a takeover of high-end grocer Whole Foods, according to two people briefed about the matter.&nbsp;

Weak demand within the energy complex could bubble up to the crude oil market, analysts say.

<p>These five businesses prove that once you land a shark, or multiple sharks, you can seriously cash in.</p>

Republicans may have headed back to the drawing board on tax reform, but these changes might be a near certainty.



Your retirement is likely the biggest purchase you'll make in your lifetime. Shouldn't you prepare for it?

Local Wisconsin News

The owners of a family-owned business in Sauk City are receiving backlash for allowing their children to help inside their bakery. The state is now auditing the business for potentially br...

Madison's Memorial High School is taking a unique approach to a nationwide issue.

Memorial teacher Cara Fitzgerald and librarian Robin Amado read a book called "All American Boys," ...

Little blue flags in lawns marks homes where lateral lead pipes will soon be a thing of the past. The city of Jefferson is making funding available to homeowners to help pay for the replac...

A Delavan man was killed in a motorcycle vs. tree crash Monday morning, Walworth County officials said.

Walworth County sheriff's deputies and Elkhorn Fire and Rescue crews were sent...

Attorneys for the Republican-controlled Legislature argue in a new legal filing that a court ruling striking down GOP-drawn legislative boundaries in the state is "dangerously" wrong.

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The Crazylegs Classic run/walk will close many downtown streets Saturday morning.

Traffic will not be able to cross Wisconsin Avenue or State Street from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m., accordin...

Dane County has negotiated an offer to purchase 130 acres north of Madison along the Yahara River, according to a release from the county.

The land is located at the intersection of ...

Four juveniles are suspected of causing damage to multiple mailboxes in the rural Portage and Pardeeville areas, officials said.

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office said it has rec...

Two people on a moped in downtown Madison were injured in a crash with a car Sunday morning, fire officials said.

The Madison Fire Department said crews responded at 10:05 a.m. to a...

Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin has voted for President Donald Trump's pick for agriculture secretary and encouraged him to help resolve an international dairy dispute hurting Wisconsin...

Food delivery drivers are being targeted by thieves, Madison police said.

Madison police said Monday west district detectives are looking at possible connections between four recent...

The state fire marshal was called Monday to two fires on the same property, according to a release from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

Firefighters were called at 6:...

A man was arrested Saturday after witnesses reporting seeing a driver pointing a gun at children playing basketball in a park, according to a release from Madison police.

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A license plate found at a hit-and-run scene helped police arrest the impaired driver involved, according to the report.

Madison police said 23-year-old Ulices Lopez-Guadarrama, of ...

Assembly Democrats are announcing the formation of a new coalition to advocate for gun safety violence even as Republicans contemplate letting people carry concealed firearms without a lic...