Daily Updates

Alzheimer’s takes life of pop singer Vee

MINNEAPOLIS — Pop idol Bobby Vee, the boyish, grinning 1960s singer whose career was born when he took a Midwestern stage as a teenager to fill in after the 1959 plane

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Advice given on sleeping infants

PITTSBURGH — To further reduce the risk of sleep-related deaths in infants, children’s health experts on Monday issued updated safe sleeping guidelines that

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Scalpers cash in on Cubs’ rise

CHICAGO — Fans hoping to see the Cubs play in the World Series for the first time since 1945 are finding a seat could cost them more than what their grandparents paid

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Double-digit premium increases for ACA confirmed

WASHINGTON — Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama’s health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the

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Ex-AG sent to prison

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, once a rising star in state politics, left a courtroom in handcuffs on Monday after getting a 10- to 23-

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At least 60 killed in attack on Pakistan police training college

ISLAMABAD — Dozens of people have been killed in an attack on a police training college outside Quetta in northwestern Pakistan, a local police official confirmed

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One dead in motorcycle crash in Buffalo County

A motorcyclist died after losing control of his bike Saturday in Buffalo County. 

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Man injured when horse team struck by truck

One person was injured Monday afternoon when a pickup truck struck a team of horses pulling an agricultural implement in Eau Claire County.

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Suspect in killings, carjackings, cop shootings on the run

WELLSTON, Okla. (AP) — Authorities are hunting for a man suspected of killing his aunt and uncle, shooting two police officers, stealing a patrol car and carjacking

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Photographer sues Minneapolis studio over Prince photos

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man who photographed Prince during the late music superstar’s early years is suing a Minneapolis studio to recover about 3,000 original

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Open house on crash-prone Highway 29 intersection will be Tuesday evening

Changes to a Highway 29 intersection in the Chippewa County town of Wheaton will be the subject of a Tuesday evening open house meeting.

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New details released on St. Croix County fatal

HUDSON — A driver using a cell phone may have caused the Friday afternoon crash that killed a Beldonville teen, according to the St. Croix County sheriff’s office.

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Two injured in car-milk truck collision

NEILLSVILLE - Two men were injured Saturday in a head-on collision involving a car and a milk truck.

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Megabucks ticket sold in West Bend wins $3 million jackpot

WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — A Megabucks lottery ticket sold in West Bend has won the $3 million jackpot.

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Three Chicago women killed in Milwaukee Uber traffic collision

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Authorities say three women from Chicago were killed when a vehicle ran a red light and slammed their Uber ride in Milwaukee.

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