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Republicans take up 51 seats in the Senate compared to the 49 controlled by Democrats – including two independents who caucus with the Democratic Party.

Oct. 15--Police may not know much about how an escapee re-arrested Sunday afternoon by Kansas City, Kan, officers spent his four days on the run. 

Republican Karin Housley, a state senator running to represent Minnesota in the U.S. Senate, compared then-first lady Michelle Obama to a “chimp” in 2009.

<p>Authorities searched Monday for a 13-year-old girl they believe is in danger after her parents were found dead in their western Wisconsin home.</p>

The University of Connecticut will soon offer a course on how to grow marijuana.&nbsp;

A veteran skydiver was killed Sunday in an accident that took place at a California parachute center plagued in recent years by similar deaths.

California fifth grader just completed a physical challenge most adults wouldn't even consider trying

Many people look forward to cool fall temperatures and beautiful colors.

We've scoured the biggest movie failures to bring you the very worst movies, spanning nearly 7 decades to display the worst of the worst for every year.

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson were "holding on for dear life" the night before their split, plus more celebrity news for Oct. 15, 2018.

Celebrity Homes: Inside Star Homes

These famous senior citizens are still in incredible shape.

Here are the best TV shows of fall 2018 according to critics, including ABC's 'Single Parents' and The CW's 'All-American.'

Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise made a stylish mother daughter pairing when they stepped out in New York on Saturday. Mom Katie looked fab in white trousers, sleeveless top and sandals, with a gold loose-knit cardigan. Her 12-year-old girl however upstaged her in the style stakes, in a cute all pink ensemble.

Will Smith Recalls the 'Worst' Period in His Marriage to Jada Pinkett

He is the hunky Hollywood action-man who is known for death-defying roles in blockbusters like Terminator and Robo-Cop. And Arnold Schwarzenegger seemed to have ditched the hair dye for a more natural look, as he showed off his natural grey locks while attending a business forum in Kiev, Ukraine, on Saturday. The actor, 71, cut a dapper figure in a royal blue suit as he spoke about the event's theme of Humans And Technology: Transformation Of...

<p>It was a rough week to be an NFL quarterback, as several defenses racked up big sack totals. Offenses struggled, with turnovers and missed opportunities becoming a big story of the week.</p>

Lawyers for a former Adidas executive on trial in New York City have zeroed in on texts sent by a college basketball recruiting fixer and the head coach at Kansas.

If you got the sense that Kirk Gibson was running away from his Dodgers teammates after his iconic home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, you're right. "

LeBron James' son appears to have more interest in golf than his father—showing off a solid golf swing

<p>We learned a whole lot from the sixth Sunday of regular season NFL action this year. Seemingly prepared to take a stranglehold on the NFC North, the Chicago Bears laid an egg at the worst possible time in South Beach.</p>

Le’Veon Bell may not have returned to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday, but that moment reportedly remains inevitable.&nbsp;

Doing significantly more work in the United States, as the company is being pressured to do, would require an overhaul of its business model and corporate culture.

Jim Cramer explains why a surge in a stock like Clorox can mean bad news for the broader economy.

Sears, once America's most iconic retailer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy early Monday. The company says it will close 142 stores before the end of the year and its CEO, Eddie Lampert, will step down.

The Social Security Administration plans to notify beneficiaries in December how their benefit checks will change in 2019. Here's what you can expect from those online and paper notices.

“If the price of oil reaching $80 angered President Trump, no one should rule out the price jumping to $100, or $200, or even double that figure. The truth is that if Washington imposes sanctions on Riyadh, it will stab its own economy to death.”

The dollar store is the most amazing place to find bargains for certain purchases.

Local Wisconsin News

Republican Gov. Scott Walker and his Democratic challenger, Tony Evers, are laying out more plans for what they'll do if elected as governor in November.

Walker is 'You just ruined that family's life': Friend of drunken driver who killed man expresses shock

A deadly crash in Sun Prairie that happened around 4 p.m. Sunday left one man dead and another hospitalized.

Nicholas Hanley 3 teens arrested in security breach at Wisconsin Guard unit

Authorities say three teenage boys are under arrest after smashing a stolen car into a security gate at a Wisconsin Air National Guard unit, prompting a security officer to fire a gun and ...

Mark Pocan, the Democratic U.S. representative of Wisconsin's second district, spoke at the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County on Monday in support of legislation he is sponsoring to encou...

The man convicted of killing his landlord last year was sentenced in Dane County court Monday.

Judge John Hyland sentenced Jack John C. Hamann, 54, to life in prison without the pos...

A Highland man fled after getting in a rollover crash along a the highway near Wingville Township early Saturday morning, authorities said.

Michael Halverson, 29, was driving on Wis...

The man reported as a suspicious driver near a Janesville elementary school was actually a concerned parent, according to a news release from police.

The father came forward to poli...

Gov. Scott Walker is proposing to increase state funding for town roads, a pledge that comes amid re-election attacks from Democrats that he hasn't done enough to fix Wisconsin's roads.
A Stevens Point man is facing a homicide charge in connection with a woman's drug-related death, officials said.

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Monday t...

What time can the vampires and ghouls collect their candy? Here are the trick or treating hours for communities in southern Wisconsin.

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A stick of incense inside a roll of toilet paper caused a small fire Friday afternoon in a home on Madison's east side, officials said.

Firefighters were called around 3:45 p.m. to t...

Police are searching for two robbers after a credit union holdup in Middleton Monday morning.

According to Middleton police, officers responded to an armed robbery call at the UW Cr...

A 13-year-old boy was arrested Friday in connection with an Priscilla Chan's $61 billion mission to help the next generation
Priscilla Chan always knew her life's work would be helping children, but she didn't anticipate having billions of dollars at her disposal to try and change the fate of an entire generatio...

A bus carrying the women's volleyball team from Bethel University in Minnesota colli...