Wisconsin

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton walks away after announcing Texas' lawsuit to challenge President Obama's transgender bathroom order during a news conference in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

11 states sue over Obama’s school transgender directive

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., sings during a campaign event, Monday in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Cruz, Sanders emerge victorious in Wisconsin primaries

MILWAUKEE — Republican Ted Cruz stormed to a commanding victory in Wisconsin…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, talks with Barbara Lawton, former Lt. Gov. of Wisconsin, as he visits Blue's diner during a campaign stop Tuesday in Milwaukee. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

Cruz, Sanders look to edge out front-runners in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE — Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Bernie Sanders hoped to turn…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Trump and Cruz making final pitches to Wisconsin voters

MILWAUKEE — After Donald Trump's toughest stretch of the campaign, he and…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he gets into his vehicle in Washington following a meeting at the Republican National Committee. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Trump’s abortion flub shows risks of ‘winging it’ on policy

APPLETON, Wis. — It was a question sure to come up at…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he gets into his vehicle in Washington following a meeting at the Republican National Committee. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wis., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Trump backtracks on question of punishing women for abortion

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Wednesday that…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wis., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
In this March 13, 2007 file photo, Steven Avery listens to testimony in the courtroom at the Calumet County Courthouse in Chilton, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

Scoop: ‘Making a Murderer’ filmmakers say they expected backlash

The filmmakers behind Netflix’s “Making a Murderer” documentary say they expected a…

In this March 13, 2007 file photo, Steven Avery listens to testimony in the courtroom at the Calumet County Courthouse in Chilton, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)
In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Mayors conference shows Uber support, infuriating San Francisco taxi industry

This week nearly 300 mayors from across the country are joining San…

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
David J. Phillip/AP file photoWisconsin coach Bo Ryan has been assaulted nationally for comments following the national title game about the foul discrepancy and one-and-done players.

Balls: Woe is Bo, but don’t call him poor sport

Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan took some flack for his remarks after the…

David J. Phillip/AP file photoWisconsin coach Bo Ryan has been assaulted nationally for comments following the national title game about the foul discrepancy and one-and-done players.
David J. Phillip/APDuke players celebrate after beating Wisconsin in the NCAA college basketball  championship game on Monday.

Comeback! Duke tops Wisconsin 68-63 for national title

INDIANAPOLIS — Call them freshmen. Please, do not call them kids. Led…

David J. Phillip/APDuke players celebrate after beating Wisconsin in the NCAA college basketball  championship game on Monday.
Darron Cummings/APDuke players and coaches celebrate a 68-63 victory over Wisconsin in Monday’s national championship game

Spander: Wisconsin cries foul, physical Duke prevails

Dead in the water. That's what the coach said late Monday night,…

Darron Cummings/APDuke players and coaches celebrate a 68-63 victory over Wisconsin in Monday’s national championship game
Darron Cummings/ 2014 AP File PhotoKentucky’s Andrew Harrison jumped into the national spotlight for using a slur in reference to Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky.

Can everyone stop using N-word?

If we truly are interested in eliminating racism in this country, uniting…

Darron Cummings/ 2014 AP File PhotoKentucky’s Andrew Harrison jumped into the national spotlight for using a slur in reference to Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky.
David J. Phillip/AP file photoMike Krzyzewski will seek his fifth title today when Dukes takes on Wisconsin.

Coach K deserves his spot on coaching’s Mount Rushmore

INDIANAPOLIS — We’re big on comparisons. Could Muhammad Ali have beaten Joe…

David J. Phillip/AP file photoMike Krzyzewski will seek his fifth title today when Dukes takes on Wisconsin.
David J. Phillip/AP file photoWisconsin celebrates its victory over previously unbeaten Kentucky that sends the Badgers into today’s title game.

For Wisconsin, a great win has to be followed by another

INDIANAPOLIS — The scene will bring smiles to many for a long…

David J. Phillip/AP file photoWisconsin celebrates its victory over previously unbeaten Kentucky that sends the Badgers into today’s title game.
Darron Cummings/AP file photoKentucky's Andrew Harrison uttered a slur and an obscenity directed at a Wisconsin player following Saturday's loss in the Final Four.

Kentucky's Andrew Harrison apologizes for obscenity, slur

INDIANAPOLIS — Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison apologized Sunday for directing an obscenity…

Darron Cummings/AP file photoKentucky's Andrew Harrison uttered a slur and an obscenity directed at a Wisconsin player following Saturday's loss in the Final Four.
Darron Cummings/APWisconsin coach Bo Ryan is familiar with taking an undefeated team into the national semifinals — he did so twice at Division III Wisconsin-Platteville.

Wisconsin looks to be perfect spoiler against Kentucky

Second chances don't come often in sports, especially intercollegiate sports, especially in…

Darron Cummings/APWisconsin coach Bo Ryan is familiar with taking an undefeated team into the national semifinals — he did so twice at Division III Wisconsin-Platteville.
Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoKentucky head coach John Calipari looked a little disheveled during the Wildcats' narrow win over Notre Dame on Saturday.

Balls: Say cheese! Let us be first to pick Wisconsin over scary Calipari

Balls likes Kentucky to beat Wisconsin in a best-of-seven, a best-of-five or…

Tony Dejak/AP File PhotoKentucky head coach John Calipari looked a little disheveled during the Wildcats' narrow win over Notre Dame on Saturday.
Jae C. Hong/APSam Dekker celebrates Wisconsin's victory over Arizona that sent the Badgers to their second straight Final Four.

Dekker leads Wisconsin back to Final Four

LOS ANGELES — Just call him Sam Dagger. Sam Dekker hit 5…

Jae C. Hong/APSam Dekker celebrates Wisconsin's victory over Arizona that sent the Badgers to their second straight Final Four.
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Buffalo area hit with epic snow — with more coming

Homeowners opened their front doors to find sheer walls of white. Shovelers…

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Snow buries parts of Rockies, Upper Midwest

Heavy snow blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest with more than a…

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