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Bernhardt Wichmann III, a Korean War veteran, possessed little except a big heart, and he spread kindness up and down his Upper East Side street.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott said Friday that four people infected with Zika in South Florida likely contracted the virus from local mosquitoes, marking the first time the disease has been transmitted by the bugs in the continental U.S. 

The notorious ‘pantsuit aficionado’ chose wisely on Thursday night, donning the color prominently worn by women during the suffragette movement

Police pulled an armed robbery suspect from a burning vehicle in Forth Worth, Tex., showed body cam footage released Thursday. 

With Russia accused of injecting itself into the American presidential race, analysts worry that such attacks could become a routine element of geopolitics.

<p>Donald Trump understands why Democrats are railing on him during the convention, but he does take it “a little bit personally.”</p>

At least two people were killed when a medical transport plane headed to Oakland with a patient and three others aboard crashed Friday morning in Humboldt County, officials said. The twin-engine Piper PA-31 was en route from Crescent City, in Del Norte County near the Oregon border, when its pilot reported smoke filling the cockpit about 1 a.m. Friday, said Ian Gregor, a spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration. The problem was ...





Since Michael Strahan's contentious exit on 'Live! with Kelly and Michael,' Kelly Ripa has been trying out numerous co-hosts.

Viral stars: where they are now

Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston have a date night in Santa Monica, plus more news

Don't you just love how child stars grow up before our eyes? We first got to know Mackenzie Foy, now 15, when was just around 11-years-old starring in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1," in just a quick flash clip of the 2011 film. She played Renesmee, the child of Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart's characters, who we saw much more of in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2," the next year. But, she's since totally grown up, and we can't believe how adult she looks. On July 28, she shared a photo alongside "Gilmore Girls&q...

From Broadway albums to Adele's latest record, PrettyFamous compiled a list of Billboard's best-selling album for each of the past 60 years.

Lesson of the day -- don't bore action star Jean-Claude Van Damme or else he'll walk right out of the room. That's basically what happened on July 28, during an interview with the Australian talk show "Sunrise." "The Expendables 2" star was speaking with the show via a video feed from Bangcock about his new speaking tour in the region. But, he quickly grew agitated by the stuff going on behind the scenes, and the interviewer's questions. Mid-interview he started to complain when he noticed that the crew members were quietly trying to talk about h...

Local Wisconsin News

Two Sheboygan police were justified in shooting and killing Kevin Higgins at the Union Avenue Tap, investigators concluded Friday.

There is nothing illegal about the attorney general’s setup, but it departs from typical practices, where separate people work for officials’ state offices and their campaigns

The city’s 14th annual Summer of Peace rally brought Milwaukee’s youth together for a day of entertainment and positivity.

The fertilizer plant on Jones Island is wearing out and will require a total of $66.5 million worth of equipment replacement and other rehabilitation work in 2016 and 2017.

This week's news included Harrison Ford in Oshkosh and the Democratic National Convention. How closely were you paying attention? Take our quiz to find out.

The Board of Zoning Appeals hearing over a military-style voucher school was postponed to September after a large number of critics turned out insisting they be heard

La Crosse — A Minnesota pilot was found dead after a small plane was reported missing around La Crosse.

Locally-owned Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co. has plans to open a cafe along Harwood Avenue in the Village of Wauwatosa.

Marc Mitchell is no stranger to the City Conference. He was a standout at Milwaukee Washington and helped the Purgolders win the 1987 state title.

In their 2016 season debut of their Packers Podcast, Bob McGinn and Michael Cohen talk a bit about their summers, take a position-by-position look at the Packers roster and answer questions from listeners.

The guys welcome in Ty Weber, who pitched Menomonee Falls to a second straight WIAA baseball championship with a superb state-tournament performance. Plus, JP and JR talk about revelations (or lack thereof) gleaned from Big Ten media day.

Torrential rainfall may cause localized flooding in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Waukesha and Washington counties Friday, according to a statement from the National Weather Service.

Marcus Lee was drunk and high when he picked up his girlfriend’s children in an unsafe car, failed to put them in seat belts, then crashed while talking on the phone and speeding.

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence went on the Hugh Hewitt radio show Friday morning and addressed criticism that a Washington Post reporter was prevented from entering the first solo rally for the GOP vice presidential nominee that was held in Waukesha.

The local synth-rock trio, on the same record label as Pilots, will perform at the sold-out BMO Harris Pavilion show Saturday.

Hartford police are reminding gun owners to secure their firearms after several guns were stolen from unlocked vehicles.

An intoxicated Franklin man drove a truck into a Greenfield home Thursday night and fled the scene, according to a Greenfield Police Department release.



The Harken brand is a big deal in sailing, and business really started booming when the company became affiliated Olympics squads, even those outside the United States. To this day, the Harken name is huge in Olympic sailing.

Michael Koch, a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army with local ties currently stationed at Fort Bragg in North Carolina, will skydive with his demonstration team into the Hall of Fame Game featuring the Green Bay Packers on Aug. 7 in Ohio.