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The first round of the NCAA Tournament collects tons of attention and praise as one of the premier events in sports. 

BOISE – Upsets unfolded all week in the NCAA tournament, upsets marked by nuns and dogs and fruit and the most improbable victory in men’s tournament history. 

UMBC plays on Sunday at 7:45.

There were some who were much happier about Kansas’ win over Seton Hall in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday than others.

They scored the most points in a women's NCAA tournament game with seven minutes to spare.

The 98-year-old chaplain encouraged the team to be positive.

Not enough information, really.

Few images can capture the essence of March Madness better than this one. 

<p>Freshman guard Jordan Poole squared up and drained a long 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving third-seeded Michigan a heart-stopping 64-63 victory over No. 6 seed Houston in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night.</p>

The 11th-seeded Ramblers' 63-62 victory over SEC regular-season champion Tennessee proved coach Porter Moser's team is no one-hit wonder.

The U.K. says a substance known as Novichok put Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter into comas, and a central question about is how attackers got hold of the nerve agent, once one of the Soviet Union’s most-secretive projects.

Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) on Sunday said the House Intelligence Committee did not investigate collusion, even though it issued a report that it found no evidence of collusion.

<p>As a second storm in three days pushes east of the Rockies, severe and drenching storms will erupt across areas from the southern Plains to the Southeast to close out this weekend.</p>

Turkey's flag was flying in Syria's Afrin on Sunday after Turkish troops and Ankara-backed rebels chased out Kurdish militia forces to seize control of the northern city.

A Michigan man will return to court later this month to face first-degree murder charges related to the fatal shooting of his estranged wife, a mother of four children.

President Donald Trump and his lawyer fired what may be the first shots in a showdown with Special Counsel Robert Mueller over the future of his investigation into Russian election meddling and Trump’s campaign.

A Salem family's move to Wichita, Kansas took an unexpected turn when their German Shepherd was accidentally sent to Japan.

See the stars smooching and hugging on the red carpet and out and about!

<p>A round-up of the week's tabloid stories that totally missed the mark.</p>

“I finally had enough.”

Catherine Zeta-Jones posts then and now photos of family

Just divorced Tarek El Moussa buys $2M bachelor pad!

Tim McGraw collapses on stage, Anderson Cooper splits from boyfriend and more celeb news you might have missed this week.

For these on-screen couples, every romantic scene was sheer agony. Yes, these are the on-screen couples who hate each other in real life.

<p>Which of your favorite shows made the cut?</p>

The North Carolina men’s basketball team was dealing with some off-court drama during last week’s ACC Tournament.

The University of Maryland-Baltimore County Retrievers’ 74-54 win over the Virginia Cavaliers in the NCAA Tournament Friday saw them become the first 16 seed ever to beat a 1 seed in men’s basketball, and it saw a whole lot of people learning about UMBC.

Local Wisconsin News

Authorities say a 43-year-old Milwaukee man has died after his car crashed into a tree and started on fire following a shooting.

Police say the man was driving when someone fired a s...

A man was arrested after grabbing a woman's buttocks at Hawk's Bar and Grill around 11:30 p.m. Saturday, police said.

According to Police Chief Mike Koval's blog, the 22-year-old wo...

Police say a 31-year-old Milwaukee man was shot and wounded during an apparent armed robbery.

Police say the shooting happened around 3:50 a.m. Sunday on North 51st Boulevard. The vi...

Milwaukee police are investigating the death of a baby boy.

Police were called to a sudden death at a home in far northwest Milwaukee around 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Police say the 3-mont...

A caller reported a road-rage incident Saturday involving a 25-year-old man with brass knuckles verbally threatening the caller and the caller's children, Police Chief Mike Koval said in h...

Wisconsin voters will decide April 3 whether to eliminate the office of state treasurer.

The little-known position dates to territorial days, but Republicans say it's outlived its us...

A study of University of Wisconsin Hospital trauma patients found that motorcyclists who don't wear helmets are twice as likely to suffer neck injuries in crashes compared to those who use...

An environmental organization and the U.S. Forest Service are working together to harvest timber in northern Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Public Radio reports that the 2014 Farm Bill has all...

David L. Farris, 79, of Clark County, has been found, according to officials.

The statewide alert was issued around 10 a.m. and canceled at 11:46 a.m. Sunday.

According to the ...

A structure fire happened early Sunday morning at a single-family residence under construction, according to a news release.

The City of Madison Fire Department responded to the 420...

The Monona Police Deaprtment responded to a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning on the Beltline near Broadway, officials said in a news release.

According to the release, witn...

Since 2009, Khalil Audi of Cudahy, Wisconsin, has cashed in lottery tickets 33 times to the tune of about $80,000.

His $10,000 win from Badger Cash Blowout? A one-in-72,000 chance. W...

Dane County deputies responded Saturday evening to a report of what was possibly an underage drinking party when a gun was fired at the location, officials said in a press release.


A handful of Albany students were at school Saturday making maple syrup to sell to the community.

The students are members of the school's Future Farmers of America chapter and have ...

Dodge County deputies are investigating a deadly crash in the town of Hustisford.

It happened Saturday evening around 6 p.m. along County Highway E, according to a press release by ...