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Fire crews reached full containment late Saturday night, though Sierra National Forest officials said Sunday that smoke will linger and “continue to produce unhealthy conditions” in the area as interior parts of the forest continue to burn and smolder “for some time.”

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between senior Trump campaign officials and Russians "was originally for the purpose of getting information about (Hillary) Clinton," but denied any collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign.

A pregnant Colorado mother had beaten “all the odds” to conceive despite her health condition, her brother said as records revealed her husband Christopher Watts had struggled with past financial issues before he allegedly murdered the 34-year-old and their two daughters last week.

But a sustained crisis could harm Erdogan’s carefully cultivated legacy of delivering economic growth.

Donald Trump on Sunday angrily denounced the federal probe of Russia's 2016 election meddling as "McCarthyism at its WORST!," as he slammed a report that the White House counsel had given investigators detailed testimony about the president's actions at key moments now under scrutiny.

Rescuers continue search for people and provide help for 600,000 in relief camps

A 10-year-old boy was pronounced dead Saturday night and a 14-year-old boy died Sunday morning after they were pulled from Lake Michigan in separate incidents near Indiana Dunes State Park. 

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Check out the most memorable celebrity looks from the MTV Video Music Awards.

Robin Wright secretly marries, Aretha Franklin dies, Jack Osbourne settles divorce, Britney Spears pays K-Fed and more news you missed this week.

Britain’s Got Talent finalist Simonne Samantha Kerr has died at age 31 after being stabbed to death in London, Metropolitan police confirm . Celebrity Deaths in 2018 According to the department, law enforcement officials were called to a residential address at Grayshott Road in Battersea just after 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 15. Kerr was found with a stab injury and pronounced dead at the scene. On Thursday, August 16, 40-year-old Desmond Slyva was charged with her murder . He appeared at Wimbledon magistrates court on Friday, August 17, where The Guardia...

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

Kelly Ripa tells Instagram user 'no nose job, and no veneers'

Guardians of the Galaxy actor Dave Bautista has been among the leading critics of Disney’s firing of the franchise’s director James Gunn, and now he’s “thanking” the studio for the move. In a tweet today, the wrestler-turned-thespian also took a not-subtle swipe at the folks who dredged up Gunn’s old offensive tweets that kick-started the ruckus: Bautista, who played Drax the Destroyer in the first two installments of the lucrative ...

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Courtney Stodden isn't dead and more pics that will make you LOL.

Ten schools opened the AP preseason poll at No. 1 and went on to win the AP national championship. Here's a look at those schools.

One coach really doesn't like Nick Saban.

The Washington Redskins are planning to meet with seven-time Pro Bowler Adrian Peterson this upcoming week.

Once inseparable friends and teammates, Cam Newton and Kelvin Benjamin have become estranged lately.

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Corey Coleman returned back to his former Lake Erie home on Friday when his new team met his old team, the Cleveland Browns, in the second week of the 2018 preseason.

It won’t be surprising if Kyle Busch’s bump of Martin Truex Jr. is repeated — in reverse — in the NASCAR playoffs or before they start.

Paxton Lynch’s brutal summer continues, and he’s not hiding his emotions about it.&nbsp;

New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur bit his tongue to avoid being fined, but wants an explanation from the NFL over Mark Herzlich's penalty.

Lockheed Martin says it has delivered the last of 52 upgraded C-5M Super Galaxy transport planes to the aircraft, after carrying out a number of modifications that are supposed to keep the plane flying until the 2040s.

Pioneering projects in Denmark point the way for new styles of co-living - but at a price.

Your home equity could keep you afloat in retirement or bail you out in an emergency — but not if you spend it first. U.S. homeowners are sitting on nearly…

<p>Although many popular brands seem to be stamped with "Made in China" labels, there are still companies whose products are manufactured right here in the United States.</p>

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk, responding to Uber Technologies Inc. board member Arianna Huffington urging him to change the way he works, ruled out taking a different approach.

By rights, the week ahead should be a snoozer, but trade talks and the Fed's annual Jackson Hole symposium could make for late summer volatility, some of which could be on the upside.

Local Wisconsin News

At Madison's Pride Parade, it's easy to get lost in a sea of color.

"Being gay is normal. Being queer is normal," parade attendee Alex Kao said.

"It's also a chance to just dre...

A person riding on their motorcycle was speeding before crashing into a vehicle at the corner of East Washington Avenue and Paterson Street, according to Madison police.

The crash ha...

Milwaukee police say a 21-year-old man was shot and killed over the weekend.

The shooting happened about 5 p.m. Saturday on Milwaukee's south side. Police say the victim died at the ...

Authorities say more body parts have been found in the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota.

Wabasha County Sheriff Rodney Bartsch says two boys discovered a torso and an atta...

A GoFundMe page was created on Saturday to raise money for the wife and daughter of Sgt. Jessica Fischer, a Town of Madis...

Madison police received multiple reports of a fight involving about 30 people that happened on the 7900 block of Tree Lane late Saturday evening.

During the fight, someone possibly ...

Commercial fishing operations near the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior are reporting record numbers of whitefish and a strong recovery of lake trout since a decline in the early 2000s.
Divers are searching for two women who are missing after their boat collided with another boat on Lake Winnebago in east-central Wisconsin.

The crash happened just after 8:30 p.m. Sa...

Janesville police arrested a man who struck a parked car while riding his motorcycle early Sunday morning, according to a news release.

Officers responded to the 200 block of South R...

Madison police arrested a man on suspicion of substantial battery after he allegedly hit another person with a toy scooter during a fight.

The victim, a 34-year-old man, wanted to st...

Firefighters responded to a residential fire after a homeowner reported flames coming from the roof early Sunday morning, according to a news release.

The Madison Fire Department re...

Now that Wisconsin's primary season is over, the race for Wisconsin attorney general is expected to heat up.

Democrats see Republican incumbent Brad Schimel as vulnerable, particular...

A new axe throwing range opened this weekend.

Guests at the Happy Axe on Madison's west side can reserve lanes in advance to learn and perfect their axe throwing technique.


Officials said a man died Saturday from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a Lafayette County shooting range.

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Office said it happene...

The length of time bills were deliberated dropped significantly soon after Gov. Scott Walker and Republican legislators took control in 2011, diminishing the public's opportunities to infl...