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Four injured in I-94 crash

At least four people were injured in a multiple vehicle crash on Interstate 94 westbound Saturday afternoon.

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Two die in Adams County fire, explosion

TOWN OF BIG FLATS (AP) — A mobile home explosion and fire has killed two people in south-central Wisconsin.

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Minn. man sentenced in shooting case

HUDSON — A 27-year-old Minneapolis man convicted of 13 felonies connected to a shooting incident outside a Hudson liquor store was sentenced Friday in St. Croix County

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Pedestrian, vehicle driver die in crash

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police say a pedestrian and a driver are dead after an early morning crash.

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WWE Hall of Famer 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at 61

“Rowdy” Roddy Piper, the kilt wearing trash-talker who headlined the first WrestleMania and later found movie stardom, died Friday. He was 61.

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‘Rose Garden’ singer Lynn Anderson dies at 67

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Lynn Anderson, whose strong, husky voice carried her to the top of the charts with “(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden,” has died. She

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Germany's Nazi crimes probe of Minnesota man shelved

BERLIN — German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in

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Despite U.S. bombing campaign, Islamic State has not weakened

WASHINGTON — After billions of dollars spent and more than 10,000 extremist fighters killed, the Islamic State group is fundamentally no weaker than it was when the U.S.

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‘Gut-wrenching': Coast Guard ends search for missing teens in Atlantic

OPA-LOCKA, Fla.— After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic Ocean for a full week, the Coast Guard’s search for two

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Two Republicans propose removing lawmakers from troubled WEDC board

MADISON — Two Republican legislators introduced a bill Friday that would remove all lawmakers from the board that oversees Gov. Scott Walker’s embattled job

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Two suspects wanted in connection to theft of elderly couple

BLACK RIVER FALLS - Police are searching for two suspects after an elderly couple was robbed Thursday at the Black River Falls Wal-Mart.  

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Walker super PAC raised $20 million

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — New federal filings show a super PAC supporting Gov. Scott Walker’s bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination has raised a little

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Walker names his chief attorney to appellate court

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker has tapped his chief attorney to serve as a state appeals court judge.

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Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa

LONDON (AP) — An experimental Ebola vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea seems to work and might help shut down the waning epidemic in West Africa, according

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Clinton's doctor says 2016 candidate in "excellent" health

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s physician describes the Democratic presidential candidate as in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as

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