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Not only is David Hogg full of pride for his father’s work at the FBI, but he also doesn’t mind the fringe theories about his gun control support: ‘They’re only helping our cause.

The National Rifle Association (NRA) said Wednesday it opposes any new legislation that would put age restrictions on firearm purchases. "We need serious proposals to prevent violent criminals and the dangerously mentally ill from acquiring firearms," NRA spokeswoman Jennifer Baker said in a statement."Passing a law that makes it illegal for a 20-year-old to purchase a shotgun for hunting or adult single mother from purchasing th...

A Maryland police officer was shot and killed Wednesday while intervening in a domestic violence dispute, officials said, marking the second police officer killed in the U.S. in just a 12-hour span.

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A woman accused of murdering her husband with a drug overdose as revenge for killing her boyfriend is scheduled to go to trial this summer. 

Authorities in Arizona have filed criminal charges against a Tucson couple detained Tuesday for allegedly abusing their four adopted children. 

The last visible line on the card was, "I hear you."

Keith Schiller left the White House in September and immediately started a lucrative consulting job with the Republican party's 2020 convention.

Each of them landed a major role—some even won an Oscar—yet they never quite made it to the A-list

Netflix's push for quantity has sometimes come at the expense of quality, with critically panned releases including "Bright" and "The Cloverfield Paradox."

Star Tracks: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Jane Seymour says she feels sexier than ever.

The 20-year-old reality star welcomed her daughter on Feb. 1.

Women aren't alone in being criticized for daring to age.

Growing up, Joanna Gaines didn’t look like the other children in her classroom. “My mom is full Korean and my dad is Caucasian. Kids in kindergarten would make fun of me for being Asian and when you’re that age, you don’t really know how to process that,” she told Darling magazine earlier this month. “The way you take that is, ‘Who I am isn’t good enough.’” Those feelings followed the Fixer ...

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Anna Gasser edged two-time gold medalist Jamie Anderson in a thrilling final to earn gold in the Olympic debut of women's Big Air snowboarding.

Austria's Marcel Hirscher failed in his quest for a third gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics with a catastrophic mistake in the first leg of his favored slalom event on Thursday.

There is a gender problem in the United States. There is no equality in the Olympics. Our men just aren't as good as our women.

When the sun rises over the Land of the Morning Calm on Thursday, which will be Wednesday night on the East Coast in the United States, there will be 78 medals still to be claimed at the Winter Olympics. Even after a thrilling and historic women’s cross country gold Wednesday, the US stood at 16 medals at the conclusion of Wednesday’s action and is lagging behind its 2014 haul in Sochi of 28 medals.

<p>At the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, 2,952 athletes are expected to compete and 43% of them are female, an all-time high.</p>


The United States men's curling team finished off round-robin play with a three-game winning streak to shockingly secure a spot in the semifinals for the first time since 2006. The decisive win came...

So, whether due to a scheduling faux pas or a bored intern, or something more nefarious, the Carolina Panthers had their fans in a tizzy on Twitter Wednesday.&nbsp;

"Are you a business that's OK with this kind of stuff or aren't you?"

After a remarkable 35-year run at ESPN, play-by-play broadcaster Mike Patrick is moving on.

Nicknamed the “Baby Bull” because of his thick build, Cepeda was the 1967 NL MVP for the World Series champion Cardinals.

Marlon Sandro is facing some very serious charges. Marlon Sandro, an MMA veteran known for his stints with Sengoku and Bellator, was recently kicked off Nova Uniao for some pretty disturbing accusations of domestic violence.&nbsp;

Forget about pace of play rules in baseball, how about adding more excitement?

Aldon Smith remains suspended by the NFL and has not appeared in a game since 2015, and the once promising star claims he can no longer afford his child support payments since he is currently out of work.

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Protests broke out across the country and in Madison Wednesday night.

Students pushed for an end to gun violence one week after the deadly school shooting in Florida.


A student at La Follette High School brought a .22 caliber handgun to school, according to the Madison Metropolitan School District.

An email obtained by News 3 sent to parents from...

Shots were fired at the PDQ on Raymond Road around 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, according to Madison Police Department officials.

Officials said no one was found injured at the scene and th...

Officials say more chemicals have been found in a garage associated with a man who police say had dangerous chemicals in his west Madison apartment that could be flammable or explosive.

Traffic was moving slowly over the Main Street bridge in Darlington on Wednesday as cars crept through the floodwater spilling over the street from the Pecatonica River.

Darlington P...

A roads construction crew cut a fiber that is causing outages in the village of Cross Plains, town of Middleton and town of Verona.

The construction crew -- which is not affiliated ...

Former University of Wisconsin-Madison student Alec Cook pleaded guilty to five felonies in connection with multiple sexual assault charges spanning two years Investigators release 2nd surveillance video in car fires investigation
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A health care company facing criminal charges over a Milwaukee inmate's dehydration death says it will "vigorously defend all claims."

Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Miami-based Ar...

The Madison Police Department arrested two people Wednesday morning after receiving calls that a man was attacking another man with a knife around 8:20 a.m. at the 2100 block of Packers Av...

All ice rinks and lagoons in Madison closed for the season Wednesday and all ice skating classes have been canceled, Madison Parks officials said.

"After the recent rain and warmer t...

The three utility companies planning a high-powered transmission line from the Madison area to Iowa have picked a preferred route that runs along existing highway and power line corridors ...

Backpacks were searched Wednesday morning as students and staff members entered Beloit Memorial High School after the school received possible threats on Monday.

District officials s...

A Madison man is accused of stealing copper and aluminum wire from a west Madison construction site earlier this month.

The Madison Police Department said detectives from the burgla...