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Fallen veterans honored during Memorial Day ceremonies in Eau Claire

Thousands of Chippewa Valley residents turned out on a picture-perfect Monday morning for Eau Claire’s Memorial Day parade to honor U.S. military service members who

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Alexander Rossi pulls off stunning upset in 100th Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A new era for the Indianapolis 500 arrived in the form of a most unfamiliar driver.

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4 killed, 4 injured in Walworth County crash

SHARON, Wis. (AP) — A semi-truck crashed into a pickup truck that apparently failed to yield, and a sport utility vehicle was then hit as well, killing four people and

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90-year-old Monroe man killed in ATV accident

ATHELSTANE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a 90-year-old Monroe man was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident on private property north of Newton Lake.

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Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican police have rescued kidnapped soccer player Alan Pulido, who appeared with a bandaged hand at a brief press conference Monday to

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Martin Truex Jr. dominates NASCAR race in Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. didn’t avoid ladders or black cats, never worried about cracking mirrors or stepping on cracks. He knew his bad luck on the

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Off Beat: One man's quest to find photos of all state Vietnam service members who died ends successfully

The successful effort to find photographs for 450 Wisconsin military service members killed in the Vietnam War was born of one man’s broken heart and his desire to

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NBA Western Conference finals: Golden State beats Okla. City to force Game 7

OKLAHOMA CITY — Klay Thompson made a playoff-record 11 3-pointers and scored 41 points, and the defending champion Golden State Warriors forced a seventh game in the

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Georgia deputy shot in face during traffic stop

ATLANTA — Police are searching for three suspects after a sheriff’s deputy was shot in the face during a traffic stop south of Atlanta Saturday evening.

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WHO rejects call to postpone Rio games over Zika virus

BERLIN— The World Health Organization on Saturday rejected a call from 150 health experts to consider postponing or moving the Rio Summer Olympics due to the Zika virus

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NBA player fatally shot in Dallas, police say

DALLAS — New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment, authorities said Saturday.

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Johnson's Senate committee to release Tomah VA report

MADISON — Republican Sen. Ron Johnson, in the midst of a tough re-election battle, plans to release a report next week detailing a congressional committee’s

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Slain Utah rail worker's family offers forgiveness to killer

SALT LAKE CITY — Hundreds of family, friends and colleagues remembered a slain Utah rail worker Saturday while also offering forgiveness to his killer.

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Active shooter drills: Schools prepare for worst-case scenario

CARMEL, Ind.— “Lockdown, lockdown, lockdown. This is a drill.”

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NASA successfully inflates new space station room

CAPE CANVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA successfully inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, producing the world’s first pump-it-

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