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The United Nations recently released its annual Human Development report, which measures levels of well-being in nearly 200 countries.

Some people want to go to jail to kick drug habits, find medical care, or prove a political point. Here are some times people have been arrested on purpose.

The 2007 attack destroyed a nuclear facility that Syria was building with help from North Korea, Israel claims.

Americans on the East Coast are digging out after another big nor'easter brought wind, snow and power outages to millions.

Execs from firm at heart of Facebook data breach say they used ‘unattributable and untrackable’ ads, according to undercover expose

<p>Photos from the European theater of World War II.</p>

Do you know where your tax dollars are going?

A handful of beloved TV shows are coming to an end in the next few months. Here they all are.

Real Housewives: Ranking the 10 Wealthiest Stars

<p>Moving on quietly. Jennifer Aniston doesn’t have time to wonder what could have been. Since her February split from husband Justin Theroux, “she is keeping busy with dinners and social engagements,” a source reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly.</p>

Caitlyn Jenner is very candid on social media. &nbsp;

The two-time Oscar winner sat down with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday's 'Late Show.'

While most of us wouldn't stand out in head-to-toe denim and sleeping on a bench, the handsome Australian actor still radiated that indefinable star quality.

15 Celebs Whose Romances Bridged the Age Gap

See the stars' engagement rings from every one of their betrothals.

Billy Horschel said he usually enjoys a good-natured relationship with fans, but things could go differently if it gets too personal.

Some think New England's losses in 2018 NFL free agency are signs of the dynasty's demise. But look closer, SN's Vinnie Iyer writes. The Patriots simply are practicing patience over panic.

Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman will coach a team this season in the BIG3.

Jones is joining the Alabama coaching staff in an off-field capacity as "an intern, an analyst," Nick Saban announced Tuesday.

It’s almost as if everyone is trying to be like Lonzo Ball these days.&nbsp;

Penny Hardaway has been the Memphis basketball coach for all of 24 hours, but he’s already on the precipice of picking up his first major recruit.

Some quick opinions, starting with a couple thoughts on the top of the draft

<p>It may be hard to believe given what we've seen by the likes of 20-somethings Rory McIlroy (14 wins), Jordan Spieth (11) and Justin Thomas (8) these last several years, but the "prime years" for PGA Tour players is typically when they're in their 30s.</p>

U.S. sales of existing homes rebounded in February after declining for the previous two months.

Facebook Inc. is struggling to respond to growing demands from Washington to explain how the personal data of millions of its users could be exploited by a consulting firm that helped Donald Trump win the presidency.

While about half of Americans say they're financially prepared for a Dow dive, only 44% have a plan to ride out the storm, survey say.

Are your adult children making you go broke?

The Trump administration will delay imposing steel and aluminum tariffs on some nations while negotiations are taking place for a more permanent exemption, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said.

Keeping busy during retirement is important for cognitive health—in fact, studies have shown that short-term memory can decline 40 per cent faster once someone stops working. If you’re gearing up for retirement, avoid this by filling your days with enjoyable, stimulating activities.

Local Wisconsin News

One person has died after two side-by-side homes caught fire in Milwaukee.

Firefighters responded to the city's north side about 4 a.m. Wednesday. Flames from a home on fire had jump...

Crews are responding to a report of a fire on Madison's far east side Wednesday morning.

A Dane County Communications dispatcher said firefighters were called to a house in the 4500...

Harlem Globetrotter Zeus McClurkin surprised 10-year-old Ethan Kranig Monday at his school in Prescott, Wisconsin in honor of his birthday.

Ethan has a condition called ectrodactyly ...

The Animal Hope & Wellness Foundation recently rescued dogs from a dog meat trade and they are available for adoption at the Dane County Humane Society.

According to a release, the A...

A Wonewoc woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon on her fifth driving under the influence charge after officers received multiple reports of her erratic driving, according to a release.


No injuries or road closures have been reported in connection to a car fire in the town of Cottage Grove Wednesday morning, Dane County officials said.

Crews responded around 8:20 a....

Several baggies of methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia were found March 4 during a traffic stop in Richland Center, sheriff's officials said.

Treagir J. Sander was seen arou...

Prosecutors have cleared two Racine police officers who fatally shot a man they say ran from a traffic stop with a handgun.

Racine County District Attorney Tricia Hanson says the fat...

The Town of Beloit and Town of Turtle voted Tuesday to merge their fire departments so they can operate autonomously but share equipment, facilities and staff, according to a release.


An apartment building in downtown Madison was hit by gunfire Tuesday night, police said.

Officers responded around 9:35 p.m. to 641 West Main Street for reports that shots had been f...

Austin's police chief says the serial bombing suspect who has terrified Texas' capital city this month is dead. Investigators are still looking into a possible motive.

Police Chief ...

Nearly $35,000 have been raised for the families displaced by a controlled burn in Beaver Dam.

A fund is set up at Horicon Bank and Dodge County Emergency Management officials said ...

Beloit Police Department officials have determined that a suspicious package found on top of a mailbox at the Beloit Shopko did not contain a threat to the public.

Beloit police and ...

Think you've got dirty carpets? You should see the mess Consumer Reports just made to test three popular carpet cleaning machines. See if they stand up to the tests and earn a Consumer Rep...

Nearly a dozen trees will likely come down by the end of this year against the wishes of their owners, because a power company says they are too close to their lines.

Sue and Steve U...