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Sendik's, Festival Foods, Trader Joe's, Aldi: Which grocery stores in Wisconsin are open on Christmas.

Milwaukee County Acting Sheriff Richard Schmidt said a jail inmate died Tuesday at a hospital several hours after complaining of abdominal pain.

Officials with the Salvation Army of Milwaukee County fear they may run out of toys for certain age groups after 5,000 new families signed up as recipients this year. Gift toys are needed for nearly 12,700 area children, and officials fear that by Wednesday, the final day to shop, some tables could be bare. The Marine Corps. Reserve donated an extra $10,000 in gifts on Tuesday, but it still may not be enough to help all the children in need. "We...

All aboard the D.J. Wilson hype train.

Clergy members proclaimed solidarity with refugees at the U.S.-Mexico border on "International Migrants Day."

Dr. Mark Hackbarth was at work at his Brookfield dental office Monday afternoon when he got an alert on his home security app and saw the live camera image. He couldn't believe what he saw. Moments after a delivery driver arrived to place a package on his porch, someone else walked up and grabbed it. But the thief didn't just take it and run. Instead, he casually sat down on the steps, facing a busy Milwaukee street with traffic and pedestrians...

Packers WR Davante Adams and QB Aaron Rodgers both made the initial 2019 Pro Bowl rosters.

Every Starbucks has different hours on Christmas Eve and Day. We called every one of them in the Metro Milwaukee area to find out.

Milwaukee has always seen itself as Fonzie, but it seems the rest of the world sees us as Laverne.

A strong tornado touched down near Port Orchard, near Seattle, on Tuesday afternoon, heavily damaging several homes and toppling trees. READ MORE:LIVE: Widespread damage after tornado touchdown outside Seattle 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.

In the nine years since Monopoly-man-come-to-life Joe Ricketts and his cartoonishly wealthy progeny purchased the Chicago Cubs from the Tribune Company, the Ricketts dynasty—publicly represented by 55-year-old investment banker and public transit enthusiast Tom—have found themselves in repeated disagreement with the Chicago political establishment.

Senate appropriators are considering a two-month spending bill to avoid a partial government shutdown over the Christmas break.

The oversight body reviewing complaints lodged against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh said Tuesday that the allegations against the former federal appeals court judge are "serious" but that it must dismiss them without determining their merits because of Kavanaugh's October confirmation by the U.S. Senate.

An unnamed corporation owned by a foreign government cannot avoid a grand jury subpoena, according to a court decision on Tuesday. The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the subpoena of a mystery witness in a sealed case that earlier this year stirred speculation about possible ties to special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. According to the decision, an unnamed corporation owned by a foreign country, kno...

Newly released internal FBI documents suggest Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein accelerated the review of ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe's alleged misconduct to ensure he was terminated prior to his retirement, depriving him of certain pension and health care benefits.

An employee at an Ohio bank called the police on a black man who'd just started a new job and was trying to cash his check. Paul McCowns, 30, told NBC affiliate Cleveland News 19 that bank tellers at Huntington Bank in Brooklyn refused to honor the $1,082 check he'd just received from his new gig with an electric company, even after he provided two forms of I.D. and a fingerprint. "It ...

A 12-year-old boy has been charged with killing his sister and seriously wounding his mother in a stabbing at a Connecticut home. West Hartford police say the boy was arraigned at Connecticut Children's Medical Center Tuesday afternoon. He faces one count of murder and one count of first-degree assault. He's currently in the custody of the Connecticut Judicial Marshals. The names of the suspect and the victims haven't been released.

<p>MSNBC host Chris Matthews suggested that Robert Mueller could strike a deal where Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump Jr. could walk if President Trump does the same.</p><p></p>









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Local Wisconsin News

Reedsburg residents are seeing an unexpected tax increase in 2019 after a calculation error led them to believe there would be no increase at all.

Reedsburg City Treasurer Jacob Cros...

Wisconsin singer Chris Kroeze took second place...

The Greater Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau gave out 200 warm clothing items to local residents served by The Beacon Homeless Day Resource Center Wednesday.

The coats, sweater...

Local business owners are taking a European Christmas tradition to the streets of New Glarus.
Take a stroll around the village's downtown and you're going to see a lot of Christmas ...

Nearly 2,000 people on Madison's north side are without power after a car crashed into a power line near Cherokee Park, according to officials with Madison Gas & Electric.

Officials...

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi and Sheriff Dave Mahoney rang bells on the West Side for the Salvation Army Tuesday.

The two volunteered at Metcalfe's market located on Mineral Poi...

A lack of available water has caused issues while crews respond to a structure fire in Walworth County.

Officials with the Walworth County Sheriff's Office said emergency responders...

Smart doorbells, smart locks, smart thermostats, smart security cameras … need an education on how to "smarten up" your home? Consumer Reports' experts offer a crash course in how t...

Three former Wisconsin Badgers have been rewarded with Pro Bowl selections.

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is having a bounce-back season after injuries limited him to just eight gam...



Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and receiver Davante Adams were both named starters for the 2019 Pro Bowl. It's the seventh Pro Bowl selection for Rodgers and the second for Adams.


A new treatment being offered by SSM Health is giving people who have struggled with depression for years another option.

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation sends powerful, short bur...

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office says a jail inmate who complained of abdominal pain has died after being taken to a hospital.

Authorities say the 32-year-old man was taken to t...

Madison taxi service Green Cab Madison will resume operating 24 hours a day on Wednesday after a Person transported to hospital after crash on Main Street in Verona, police say
One person was transported to the hospital after a crash on Main Street in Verona, according to Verona police.

Verona Police and Fire departments and Fitchrona Emergency Medical Ser...