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China has completed production of the world's largest amphibious aircraft, state media has said, the latest effort in the country's program to wean itself off dependence on foreign aviation firms.

Verizon and Yahoo are set to announce that they are striking an acquisition deal, according to sources close to the situation. The news is expected by Monday, although that could come earlier or later. But Yahoo has ...

The mother of one of the victims killed in the 2012 Benghazi attacks called on Republicans to stop invoking her son on Friday, blasting their references to his death as "opportunistic and cynical."

<p>Southeast Asia's main grouping opened a meeting of their foreign ministers Sunday, deeply divided on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea that has impacted some of its members and whipped up an increasing diplomatic quagmire.</p>

<p>Afghanistan marked a national day of mourning on Sunday, a day after at least 80 people were killed by a suicide bomber attack on a peaceful demonstration. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group.</p>

Sexual-harassment claims date back to the ’60s, while many longtime confidants come out in support of the mogul.

NEWARK, N.J. — The family of a black man killed by police in southern New Jersey in 2014 has reached a tentative settlement in its federal lawsuit.Details were filed Friday and must be approved by a judge.Thirty-six-year-old Jerame Reid was shot by two...

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PrettyFamous looked at TV shows with over 30,000 votes on IMDb and found the 50 best TV shows of all time.

The father of eight talks to ET about his ex and his new girlfriend.

One thing that's never gone out of style in Hollywood? Cultivating a unique persona with the help of a stage name. Even today, as social media influences celebrities to be more authentic and accessible, new stars have traded their names for shorter or more-memorable zingers. While some completely wipe the slate clean (we're looking at you, Lorde!), others simply replace a first or last name. Scroll through to discover the real names your favorite stars were born with, and when you're ready for even more surprises, check out stars whose real ages will blow your mind.



Sir Michael Caine has been forced to change his name — to Michael Caine. The actor, whose birth name Maurice Micklewhite was on his passport, said amped up security at airports in the age of ISIS was resulting in longer wait times over confusion about his double moniker, according to The Sun. “I changed my name when all the stuff started with ISIS and all that,” the actor told The Sun. The “Alfie” star described wait times of up to an hour when dealing with skeptical airport staff before he officially changed the name on his passport. “He would say, ‘Hi Michael Caine,’ and suddenly...

Local Wisconsin News

Gunshots were fired at a retail theft suspect in Grand Chute Saturday night as the suspect drove off in the squad car outside a Pawn America store.

It’s been more than three decades since the Canadian aerial demonstration team — similar to the Blue Angels — swooped low over crowds at EAA AirVenture.

While some women disagree with Clinton on policy, and many millennials backed rival Bernie Sanders, there is a broad sense of pride in seeing the milestone passed — 96 years after women were granted the right to vote.

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Overtime paid to state workers rose by 12% last year to a level not seen for at least a decade and up a third from a low in 2012.

Racine Police and Fire Commissioner J. Mark Freeman resigned from his position after his social media posts sparked controversy, according to the Racine Journal Times.

Frank J. Greguska Sr. and his wife, Irene, turned a mom-and-pop liquor store into the Milwaukee fixture Discount Liquor.

City and suburb. Black and white. A man built like an offensive lineman; a woman lean like a dancer. In a summer filled with angst and anger, there is a note of grace as one prepares to donate an organ to the other.

Protestors marched through the Wauwatosa mall on Saturday demanding justice for Jay Anderson, who was fatally shot by a Wauwatosa police officer while sitting in a parked car June 23.

Milwaukee officials late Saturday afternoon said traffic lights at 16 intersections in downtown are working as normal.

They came from California, Florida, Indiana and points in-between. A YouTube star made a surprise appearance, members of a favorite boy band poured their hearts out in a video message and flowers arrived from around the world.

The collection comes from the era when Avrum Chudnow was growing up in Milwaukee and becoming a nostalgia buff and relentless collector of everyday objects.

As part of the USA TODAY Network now, we are joining forces with the Green Bay Press-Gazette to broaden and strengthen our coverage of Wisconsin’s favorite team. How will our Packers coverage change?

The start of the school year, just over a month from now, will mark the 40th anniversary of the launch of court-ordered desegregation of Milwaukee Public Schools.

Darryl Morin rallies diverse coalition to bring national Latino conference to Milwaukee.

SuperBand for cyclists is the latest product designed by a Mequon firm.

An early morning fire at a Racine laundry company caused an unspecified amount of damage to a $500,000 ironing machine, the Racine Fire Department said Saturday.

A 30-year-old man died Friday from injuries he sustained in a head-on crash in a construction zone in Jefferson County.

Police say the suspect returned to the scene and charged at officers with a knife.

Don't bring a gun to a cellphone fight might be the lesson learned by one Waukesha woman who's facing criminal charges for allegedly doing just that.