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<p>The Statue of Liberty will reopen on Monday even if the U.S. government shutdown extends into the work week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday, vowing to use state funds to keep the landmark monument in operation.</p>

President Trump made it clear to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke that he was upset by the decision to exempt Florida from expanded offshore drilling, Axios reported Sunday.

Turkey gave Washington advance warning before launching an operation against US-allied Syrian Kurdish forces, and Ankara has "legitimate" security concerns in the area, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday.

<p>The Senate is expected to hold a procedural vote at 1 a.m. Monday on a three-week stopgap measure to reopen the government.</p>

House Speaker Paul Ryan says the House would back a deal to fund the government through Feb. 8 if the Senate can pass it

Immigration and Customs Enforcement released the private information of hundreds of people who called the agency's Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement Office (VOICE), The Arizona Republic reported Sunday.

The gathering comes on the anniversary of the inauguration of President Trump, whose election in many ways gave the movement its first impetus.

Bob Meyers doesn't want partial justice for his brother. He wants full justice.&nbsp;

They may live in the spotlight, but these stars have no problem doing every day tasks

Jane Fonda's cancer scare, Michelle Williams' engagement and more news you might have missed for Jan. 14-19, 2018.

It’s (Instagram) official! On Saturday, John Stamos’ fiancée Caitlin McHugh showed off her baby bump on social media for the first time since the couple announced they are expecting their first child together. “Good morning baby of mine,” McHugh, 31, wrote alongside a picture of herself caressing her baby bump while wearing a sports bra. “Enjoying our #babymoon at @miraval_arizona #babybump debut,” she added, revealing that she and Stamos, 54, were taking a romantic vacation together at the Miraval Arizona resort and spa ahead of their baby’s arrival. Wan...

Jim Rodford, a founding member of Argent and bassist for the Kinks and the Zombies, died Saturday at the age of 76.

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

See the Goop founder's non-traditional bling from fiance Brad Falchuk.

Ewan McGregor Ewan McGregor's estranged wife is "disappointed" in his decision to file for divorce. The 46-year-old actor split from his wife of 22 years, Eve Mavrakis, last year, and officially filed for divorce this week after citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for their break-up, but Eve has now expressed her "upset" at his decision to terminate their marriage. Speaking to the Sun on Sunday newspaper, Eve - who has Clara, 21, Jamyan, 16, Esther, 15 and Anouk, six, with Ewan - said: "It's disappointin...

In one of the most unsettled Oscars seasons in memory, the toughest category to figure out may be Best Picture. But first, we have to figure out what's going to get nominated — and while five or six films and more than a dozen actors seem secure in their chances of scoring nods, there are plenty of question marks up and down the Oscar ballot. In all likelihood, Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water" will lead all films in nominations — I have it nabbing 12 nominations, which would put it two shy of the record shared by "All About Eve,...



J.J. Watt, Greg Olsen and Benjamin Watson are finalists for the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year award.

Tom Brady and Jalen Ramsey have a small verbal exchange before the AFC Championship.

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski left Sunday's AFC title game against the Jaguars after a helmet-to-helmet hit from Barry Church.

There’s been a lot of chatter the past month or so that the New England Patriots could see their dynasty fall as rumors of discontent between Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have surfaced.

David Blatt was ready with the jokes after the Cavaliers gave up 148 points in a 24-point loss to the Thunder Saturday. The former Cleveland coach was talking with media before the start of the Turkish BSL All-Star Game when he took a shot at the team he coached for a season and a half. "I hope we don't give up as many points as the Cavaliers gave up last night," Blatt said before his Team Europe took on Team Asia in the exhibition. It was a great dig at the team that fired him the same year it went on to win its first title. Blatt's only job...

When looking at this year's Hall of Fame ballot, three names that sprung to mind were Jonah Keri, Dan Le Batard and Ryan Thibodaux. None of them is actually on the ballot as they weren't players. But all three factored into the voting process in their own way, changing the way Hall of Fame voting is conducted in the modern era. My Hall of Fame ballot for the Class of 2018 that will be ...

The city of Philadelphia is doing some rather hilarious legwork ahead of Sunday night’s NFC Championship Game between the Eagles and Minnesota Vikings.

Millennials don’t want to go to stores to shop, and it could kill warehouse giants.

If you're coping with any of the issues below, then retiring now is probably a bad idea.

Creating a single token requires as much electricity as two years’ worth of consumption by an average American home. Some enthusiasts believe that’s a problem.

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Shutdown likely to take minimal economic toll unless it drags on for weeks

Which one of these power players doesn't have a computer?

Local Wisconsin News



John Smith, 82, of Marquette County has been found.

Authorities issued a silver alert for Smith who had been seen driving a silver 2000 Chevy Silverado pickup truck, which has a si...

Nicholas A. Jones, 22, of Madison, died in a single-vehicle crash and subsequent fire Friday in the Town of Beloit, officials said in a news release.

According to the release, the c...

House Speaker Paul Ryan is still being non-committal about whether he'll seek re-election to an 11th term.

The Republican says that's a decision he always makes with his wife "each a...

Madison police are searching for suspects in relation to an armed robbery early Sunday morning in the area of East Washington Avenue and North Blount Street, officials said.

Accordi...

Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke's run-in with a 25-year-old man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight last year is headed to trial in federal court.

Daniel Black sa...

Dane County dispatchers said the call for the fire...

Two people died in a three-vehicle crash Sunday morning on I-43 in Rock County near Clinton, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

The initial crash involved a tractor-trailer tr...

The Wisconsin Harbor Assistance Program has awarded about $8 million in grants to improve transportation and access at ports and harbors across the state.

Wisconsin Public Radio repo...

The Wisconsin State Patrol confirmed two fatalities Sunday morning as a result of a crash on I-43 that occurred around 3:00 a.m.

Officials told News 3 that the crash involved a semi-...

As an administrative law judge hearing worker's compensation cases in Wisconsin for three decades, Joe Schaeve said he often knew how certain doctors hired by employers and insurance compa...



In a tack to the left in an election year, Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker says he wants a state law to guarantee people with pre-existing conditions don't lose health insurance.
The Janesville community celebrated the grand opening of the first Gander Outdoors in the state Saturday after the former Hundreds turn out in Milwaukee for 2nd annual Women's March
Organizers are urging marchers in the second annual Woman's March in Milwaukee to take control of Congress from Republicans in 2018.

Hundreds of women, men and children gathered on t...