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Looking for fun, entertaining sports and fitness events to check out in Milwaukee this week? Here are top picks with dates, times, locations and ticket links.

A Million Dreamz is seeking to fill the gaps in child care in Sheboygan County, especially for parents who work second or third shift.

Marquette shook off a brutal first half to erase an 18-point deficit. Koby McEwen had a game-high 23 points, 18 in the second half.

The Milwaukee Bucks have assigned Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the older brother of reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, to the G League. The Bucks announced Wednesday that Atnteokounmpo and Dragan Bender have been assigned to the Wisconsin Herd. Antetokounmpo, who signed a two-year, minimum contract with Milwaukee during the offseason, has appeared in one game for the Bucks this season, while Bender has yet to see any action for Milwaukee....

Ken Rosenthal’s latest says the Brewers haven’t approached Yelich yet about a contract extension, and brings up the idea of trading him before free agency

The Badgers hit some open three-pointers and survived without Kobe King and with Nate Reuvers limited, but that won't be enough vs. Big Ten opponents.

Two left lanes of Interstate 43 northbound at Daphne Road have reopened after a crash. No other information has been given. READ MORE:Two lanes of I-43 northbound reopen at Daphne Road CHECK OUT WISN:Get the top Milwaukee news weather and sports. With the day’s biggest stories and ones you may have missed, our Wisconsin news team has you covered.

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County Office of Emergency Management hosted two honorary emergency coordinators, Wednesday, for safety training and the opportunity to administer the county’s monthly tornado siren test. Sisters Summer Hart, 10, and Sadie Hart, 8, met staff members at the Milwaukee County Office of Emergency Management at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday for a tour, review of tornado safety ...

A new New American spot has made its debut in the neighborhood. Read on for more details.

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — An ancient Greek cup awarded as a prize to the marathon winner in the first modern Olympics of 1896 has been returned to Athens from a German university. Greece’s Culture Ministry said Wednesday that the 6th century B.C. pottery vessel was considered lost for decades until research in 2014 by archaeologist Giorgos Kavvadias identified it in the University of Muenster’s collections. 

<p>North Korea threatened on Wednesday to retaliate if the United States goes ahead with scheduled military drills with South Korea, ramping up pressure on Washington to change course as a year-end North Korean deadline for U.S. flexibility approaches.&nbsp;</p>

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Fox News anchor Chris Wallace argued that William Taylor's testimony in front of the House Intelligence Committee was very damaging to President Trump.

"We deeply regret our actions today and the embarrassment that it caused," the school district said in a statement.

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From Jason Aldean's cheating drama and Wynonna Judd's husband's arrest to the Dixie Chicks' vent about George W. Bush, relive country's biggest scandals.

This is the singer's first social media-official romance since her July 2018 overdose.

Leonardo DiCaprio, who will be celebrating his 45th birthday on Nov.

The singer said she is 'really excited' about the couple's new combined moniker.

The comedian and the model are together in NYC again as reports claim Kaia is 'super into him' and 'giddy' about their hangouts.

Kelly Dodd Is Engaged to Boyfriend Rick Levanthal

‘Lots of Tears!’ Teresa Giudice Details Reuniting With Husband Joe in Italy

John Legend was revealed as People's Sexiest Man Alive this year, but here are 38 other undeniably sexy men we think deserved the title.

Given how the selection committee evaluates contenders, Alabama isn't a playoff team.

Michigan's annual holiday catalog is back, now with 10,000% more Jim Harbaugh.

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Madison Common Council has approved the budget for 2020, including funding for an independent police auditor.

At the start of the meeting Thursday, the money for the position was i...

An Adams County man has been sentenced to 90 months in federal prison Wednesday for being a felon in possession of firearms.

According to a news release from the Wisconsin Departme...

One hundred fifty years of history was destroyed when a fire burned down the St. Raphael Cathedral 14 years ago.

The spire was the only thing that was saved. For the past seven year...

Areas of light snow could make roads slippery in spots this evening.

Areas of light snow and flurries will move through southern Wisconsin this evening. While the snow should rema...

Decisions made by Madison's common council Tuesday night will have implications for the city's public safety departments next year.

While the police department is appreciative

A 36-year-old Plover man was sentenced to seven years in federal prison Wednesday for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, according to a news release.

Corey Scheere...

A Chicago man was sentenced Wednesday to 84 months in federal prison for possessing 100 grams or more of heroin with intent to distribute.

Fred McGee, 46, pleaded guilty to the cha...

Edgewood College will have its first dedicated home venue for its soccer and lacrosse teams next fall.

According to a news release from the school, Edgewood's teams will practice and...

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is preparing to show off its new learning center and greenhouses.

The $12 million project will allow the gardens to have a dedicated education space for th...

A Georgia man was sentenced Wednesday to two years in federal prison for escaping from custody.

Larry Dollar, 48, of Duluth, Georgia, pleaded guilty to the offense Aug. 22.


The Dodge County Sheriff's Office is warning people about a recent scam in which someone makes phone calls claiming to be a ranking official with the office and seeking payments to settle ...

After police found 4-year-old Zya Singleton badly injured, her caretaker told them that the girl had fallen out a second-floor window while playing with a cat.

But doctors examinin...

City officials are detouring traffic on Raymond Road between Westchester Road and Shafer Drive to one lane after a water main broke, according to a news release.

Water will be shut...

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services announced a $1.9 million grant to support eight Graduate Medical Education residents.

According to a news release, the grants will assi...