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A 43-year-old Beloit man died after the bicycle he was riding collided with a car early Saturday on Milwaukee Road, according to the Rock County medical examiner.

“J” is among the estimated hundreds of women and children trafficked in Milwaukee, which has earned a national reputation as a hub of commercial sex exploitation.

On Monday, Richard Edelman will travel to Poland and others will participate in the dedication of his Shofar Krakow, a 17-foot stainless steel sculpture in the old Jewish quarter of Krakow.

The Milwaukee Brewers host the Cincinnati Reds in Game 2 of their series tonight at Miller Park. Follow the game through our live tweets and box score.

The rally of about 9,000 teachers and staff was an energizing, morale-boosting way to kick off the system’s school year. But the realities for MPS are complicated and concerning.

Finally, as he prepares for his third college season, Corey Clement knows he will be UW’s No. 1 back, expected to lead on the field and in the locker room in 2015. His wait is over.

The Green Bay Packers (1-1) play their first game of the preseason at Lambeau Field tonight as they host the Philadelphia Eagles (2-0). Join the discussion and get perspectives from Tom Silverstein, who will be providing live updates of the game.

Lutheran Homes of Oshkosh raised money to buy three bicycle rickshaws through Cycling Without Age, a program started in Denmark two years ago that pairs volunteer cyclists with nursing home residents.

The U.S. Army awarded Oshkosh Corp. a contract that, in the long term, could be worth up to $30 billion to build a new type of armored truck in Oshkosh.

Milwaukee police are investigating a homicide on Saturday in the 1200 block of S. 24th St. — the 104th such killing in Milwaukee this year.

A 22-year-old Illinois man is facing a drunken driving charge after a head-on collision in the Village of Fontana that injured him and five others late Friday, according to the Walworth County Sheriff's Office.

Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate early Saturday at the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility, 1015 N 10th St.

A crash Saturday morning in the City of Pewaukee sent one person to a hospital and shut down all lanes of Highway 16 for about two hours, according to the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department.

Lisa Lee Swanson-Solberg’s family made the news in December of 1974 after her father imprisoned them all inside their Mount Pleasant home for nearly a year.

Based on surveys with thousands of employees in southeast Wisconsin, the prestigious program honors the most admired employers in the 10-county region. If you love your work, nominate your employer today.

Milwaukee Ald. Joe Dudzik, who died in a motorcycle crash in May, was remembered Saturday at Euclid Park, the center of the south side neighborhood he championed.

From deep within primordial sections of the human brain come clarion calls to take evasive action in response to the sudden plunge in stock prices.

Voters overwhelmingly rejected businessman Dave Westlake in his 2010 bid to become the GOP nominee for the U.S. Senate, opting for Ron Johnson instead.

A Janesville man was arrested on suspicion of fourth-offense drunken driving around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in Beloit, police said.

Saturday was a day to remember what "all the other people" went through. But the mourning Saturday was balanced by a celebration of how far the region has come since Hurricane Katrina.