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<p>If a new European law restricting what companies can do with people's online data went into effect tomorrow, almost 1.9 billion Facebook Inc users around the world would be protected by it.</p>

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At a Walmart parking lot in Barstow earlier this month, shoppers ducked for cover as police opened fire on a black man inside a car.

The TODAY correspondent shared a heartwarming letter she wrote to her late grandmother, Barbara Bush, following her death at 92.



A right-wing activist on Wednesday interrupted former FBI Director James Comey during an event promoting his book in New York City.

While Lois Riess’s whereabouts are unknown, she is believed to be driving her second victim’s car.

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Paula Patton is dating a married man, Khloe Kardashian isn't sure what to do with Tristan Thompson and more romance updates this week.

Star Tracks: Thursday, April 19, 2018

The 'Love Yourself' singer seems to have suddenly morphed into the 36-year-old pop sensation.

After spending the weekend together at Coachella, Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott are enjoying a date night in the rapper’s hometown of Houston. The parents of 2-month-old Stormi were spotted sitting courtside at the Toyota Center where the Rockets defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 102 – 82 during game 2 of the first-round of the 2018 NBA playoffs on Wednesday. Jenner, 20, and Scott, 25, — who have been dating since April 2017 — color-coordinated in all black outfits as the new mom also opted for a blunt black bob for the outing. The pair appears to be big fa...

The 37-year-old actress is all smiles in a few racy photos posted to Instagram.

There are plenty of celebrity couples who have managed to make their relationships last in Hollywood, but for every duo who stands the test of time, others just couldn't keep it together - even after getting married.

Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, and a number of other critically acclaimed directors have directed at least one movie that critics tore apart.





The Jacksonville Jaguars had some April Fools’ Day fun earlier this month related to the anticipated roll-out of the team’s new uniforms on Thursday.

Austin Kendall’s errant throw led to a cheerleader hitting the deck.&nbsp;

Authorities in rural Arkansas are investigating the theft of more than $50,000 worth of equipment from a farm owned by former NBA star Scottie Pippen.

Monty Grow played for Steve Spurrier's Gators from 1990-93 and spent three seasons in the NFL.

The campaign received over 142,000 donations.

There have been reports that the Seattle Seahawks decided to trade Michael Bennett this offseason in part because the star defensive lineman had become a headache for the team, and we now have one example of how Bennett may have irritated his coaches.

<p>Homebuyers, hold on to your wallets. The gains in home prices are getting bigger as the supply of homes for sale gets leaner.</p>

Young adults with student debt are falling even farther behind their parents’ generation in financial well-being.

Health care costs could be your biggest and most unpredictable expense in retirement.

There’s a common anxiety dream that involves walking into a classroom to discover it’s the day of finals and you haven’t cracked a book all semester. Then there’s the waking…

Officials from the two countries will meet this weekend, not only to review compliance among the 24 oil producers who agreed 18 months ago to cut output, but also to discuss their intentions for the future of the pact

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Local Wisconsin News

A fugitive was found hiding behind a false wall in an east Madison home Wednesday, according to a news release.

The Dane County Sheriff's Office said 33-year-old Jeremy E. Waugh, of ...

A state appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit against a website that facilitated the purchase of the gun used in a mass shooting five years ago.

Radcliffe Haughton killed his wife, ...

Over the past year, officials in Jefferson County have been trying to get more schools to recycle milk cartons.

According to a release, Jefferson County Solid Waste/Air Quality Commi...

A Michigan couple with 13 sons has welcomed a 14th into the family.

The Grand Rapids Press reports Jay and Kateri Schwandt's latest addition was born Wednesday evening, five days bef...

The Essen Haus is going whole hog for bacon on April 29 during its third annual Bacon Fest.

The event features 16 unique and traditional bacon recipes, including bacon-wrapped meatba...

The state Department of Justice is prosecuting a Taylor County sheriff's detective for releasing records of two unsolved murders to producers of a national television show.

Sgt. Stev...

The Rock County Sheriff's Office announced it will host the 2018 Severe Weather Safety and Spotter Training Class on April 26.

According to the release, the training sessionwill cove...

Three men plan to plead guilty in a $200 million construction contract fraud scheme involving a Milwaukee company.

Prosecutors say each of the three played key roles in defrauding th...

This month marks the start of the Wisconsin State Patrol's aerial surveillance of state highways. Pilots will be watching the roads from their perch 1,000 feet in the air.

Rock County officials warn of jury duty scam hitting community

Officials say community members in Rock County have been contacted by phone scammers claiming to be an officer from the Rock County Sheriff's Office over the past week.

The scammer c...

Some grocery shoppers jumped into action Tuesday night to break up a fight at Woodman's Market on Gammon Road, according to a news release from the Madison Police Department.

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Dane County officials say the situation last month at a B...

The president of the State Bar of Wisconsin wants to change course and deny a felon an award after the nomination drew criticism from Attorney General Brad Schimel.

The bar announced...

Two 21-year-olds appeared in Columbia County Circuit Court Wednesday afternoon after Slippery roads, poor visibility prompt storm warnings during heavy snow
The threat of slippery roads, very poor visibility, and heavy snow has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a winter storm warning for Madison until 1 a.m. Thursday.

This ...