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A Milwaukee high school broke ground Wednesday for a new building on a once-blighted lot. The $33 million school means new life for an old neighborhood. Cristo Rey Jesuit High School is being built in Clarke Square on Milwaukee's Near South Side. Many who live in this neighborhood believe its impact will spread far beyond the school grounds. "Things are very different. We've seen the change right away," longtime resident Anna Lynch said. The...

MADISON — The Wisconsin Badgers extended a scholarship offer to Cristian Driver, Donald Driver’s son. Cristian Driver, a sophomore in Texas, tweeted the news. Driver is a safety and a highly-touted recruit, with a number of big schools showing interest. I am extremely grateful and blessed to receive an offer from The University of Wisconsin!!! Thanks to my Family coaches and teammates. ...

The Packers are getting a draft pick in exchange for Trevor Davis.

Enjoy the historic feel with lovely marble tile showers, pedestal sinks, subway tile, wood-paneled music room and hand-crafted window seats.

If coffee and tea are what you're after, look no further than this new business. Read on for more details.

The Brewers' playoff push was halted for a day with a 2-1 loss to San Diego as Padres starter Dinelson Lamet struck out 14 in only six innings.

As New York becomes the first state to immediately ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers said he would back a similar-type proposal in the state. The governor, though, can't propose or implement a ban by executive order. Instead, the legislature would have to approve any change. “It would scare the living daylights out of me being a parent or grandparent,” Evers said at an event in Milwaukee. “So hopefully we can do...

Keston Hiura hit his 17th home run off an otherwise dominant Lamet

When Angelina Negani sees the lights from the Mitchell Park Domes, she knows she's home.

Trump said he had not spoken to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a man he has described as a close friend. He then noted that the election is close while playing down Netanyahu’s importance to the alliance between the United States and Israel.

Despite being underwater nationally, Trump has sustained a net-positive approving rating in Florida, at 49 percent (compared with 46 percent disapproval).

Michelle Troconis, the girlfriend of Fotis Dulos, made a brief court appearance Wednesday in Norwalk Superior Court, two weeks after she was arrested and charged for a second time in connection with the disappearance of New Canaan mother Jennifer Farber Dulos. Troconis, 44, of Farmington, appeared briefly before a judge who continued the case to Oct. 10 and transferred it to Stamford ...

Cities and countries are divided by walls across the world, and they're becoming more common. Here are 16 of the most significant walls.

Search Intensifies For Missing Texas Teen

A New York clothing company has introduced school shooting hoodies that have bullet holes in them and feature the names of four schools where students were massacred.

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A Pakistani cabinet member tells Newsweek he is "extremely worried about an escalation" from India in response to the situation in Kashmir.





Drama in your life can be less than great, but drama on TV is often quite enjoyable. The scripted television landscape is divided, at least primarily, into comedies and dramas, and the two main categories at the Emmys are Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Comedy Series. While we love to laugh, we’re focused on the drama here. This is a ranking of every series to be named the top drama at the Emmys since 1960, as drama awards were handed out prior to then but in separate categories like Best Western Series or Best Dramatic Series with Continuing Charact...

The Pope shouldn't drive and more celeb pics that will make you LOL.

Whoopi Goldberg is no longer rocking dark gray dreadlocks.

When you’re a member of the Kardashian family, sometimes life comes at you fast ― and in the form of your daughter’s security team.&nbsp;

A source says the "RHONJ" star has been training hard to become an MMA fighter.

Demi Moore's Bitter Ashton Kutcher Breakup 'Played Havoc with Her Self-Confidence'

Dion lost her beloved husband and manager, René Angélil, three years ago.

Stacker has compiled a list of the 50 longest-running television shows in United States broadcast history. These programs represent a wide range of genres, from cartoons to late-night comedies and soap operas.

These players are making big money to show up on game day.

Jets coach Adam Gase said it’s “realistic” that Sam Darnold returns Week Five, but the decision isn’t his. It’s up to doctors. “I mean, this is something that’s serious,” Gase said at his press conference Wednesday, via Rich Cimini of ESPN. “If his spleen bursts, then we have a problem.” Darnold was diagnosed with mononucleosis, [more]

Did he, though?

Local Wisconsin News

State representatives and others from the Wisconsin Coalition for Gun Safety rallied on the steps of the Capitol Wednesday for new legislation that aims to prevent gun violence.

Fami...

Officials are responding to a structure fire on the 5800 block of Russett Road.

According to Dane County dispatch, the call came in around 9:50 p.m.

Dispatch said a fire alar...

A Middleton man was arrested on suspicion of his sixth operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated offense after a deputy made contact with an unconscious driver in the Town of Westport on...

A religious lunch program for high school students is officially expanding to Verona.

On Wednesday night, the Verona Parks Board approved a request for the Jesus Lunch program to ...

A DeForest man was indicted on Wednesday on multiple charges of receiving child pornography last year, according to a news release.

Western District of Wisconsin U.S. Attorney Sco...

Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin announced it has received a $3,000 grant to fund a Beloit school food pantry.

According to a news release, the grant comes from The S...

A Madison man has been charged with producing child pornography, according to a news release from the Office of U.S. Attorney Scott C. Blader representing the Western District of Wisconsin...

A Madison man was indicted Wednesday on charges of producing and distributing child pornography, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Scott C. Blader's office.

South West Madison Employment Center officially open

The South West Madison Employment Center officially opened Wednesday.

The center is located on McKenna Boulevard at the former Griff's Restaurant, which had been vacant.

The ...

Police are searching for a man following a home invasion Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release.

At 2:18 p.m., a white male, approximately 40 years of age, 6 feet tall and...

A 31-year-old who prosecutors say went by "Madame Priscilla Belle" is accused of running a multistate prostitution business from a three-story Chicago building that functioned like a broth...

As the population of Dane County grows and traffic increases, Madison area city officials are planning for the future of transportation.

Madison Mayor Satyra Rhodes-Conway released d...

After a short break from the rain across southern Wisconsin, unsettled weather will return to southern Wisconsin Wednesday night and Thursday.

Showers and thunderstorms along a weak...

Waunakee Police Chief Kevin Plendl said Airbnbs and other short-term rental housing has posed problems for the village and surrounding neighborhoods in recent months.

After hearing f...

All lanes are opened both directions on Highway 14 from the Rock and Walworth County line to Highway 89 after a crash Wednesday afternoon.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation...