Dismayed by violence? Football program teaches life lessons 7/25/2014 4:33 am UTC
Three fathers and other assistant coaches and coordinators teach football and life skills to more than 75 children.
Downtown Milwaukee high-rise apartment building considered 7/25/2014 4:20 am UTC
Carroll Properties of Chicago is considering developing a 31- to 33-story luxury apartment building in downtown Milwaukee.
Wary Democrats approach new Paul Ryan poverty plan with caution 7/25/2014 1:40 am UTC
Paul Ryan says he wants to separate the discussion about fighting poverty from regular clashes over the budget.
Controversy hangs over planning of new east side swing park 7/25/2014 12:40 am UTC
Behind this week's all-smiles ribbon-cutting for an east side swing park lurks a controversy involving an internationally recognized architect, her former student, the City of Milwaukee and clashin
Universal Allah gets 3 1/2 years in prison in Stradivarius robbery 7/24/2014 8:13 pm UTC
One of the two Milwaukee men involved in the January armed robbery that briefly netted them a $5 million Stradivarius violin was sentenced Thursday to 3 1/2 years in prison.
U.S. appeals court reinstates Wisconsin lead paint suit 7/24/2014 7:14 pm UTC
The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed that the state’s efforts to squelch so-called risk contribution theory in existing lead paint claims was unconstitutional.
Another 'insane' gunfight injures two kids 7/24/2014 6:51 pm UTC
Seven children were in a van with their mother and the driver when an altercation turned to gunfire. Two kids were hit.
State Supreme Court backs police in cellphone tracking 7/24/2014 6:24 pm UTC
Most of the justices writing opinions in the two cases described the growing intersection of privacy and technology.
Run cancellations a headache for consumers 7/24/2014 5:33 pm UTC
Registrants in events like 5K Foam Fest, Electric Foam 5K and Dirty Girl Mud Run sometimes struggle to get refunds when the fun runs are called off.
Falling Milwaukee gasoline prices may stay lower through summer 7/24/2014 6:26 am UTC
The average national price for regular unleaded gasoline has steadily declined after peaking in early July.
Hospital costs rise more slowly in southeastern Wisconsin 7/24/2014 6:22 am UTC
In a decade, hospital payments from private insurers and employers in southeastern Wisconsin grew at half the national rate.
Lehr Inc. outboard engines ditch gasoline for propane 7/24/2014 4:58 am UTC
Lehr Inc., a Los Angeles company with Wisconsin ties, has earned praise from Popular Science and the EPA for its propane engines.
Suspect sought day after shootout, crash on I-43 7/24/2014 3:28 am UTC
After the crash Tuesday afternoon, a man in one vehicle got out and fired several shots at the other vehicle before taking off, authorities said.
Cousin of man tied to theft of Stradivarius asks judge for leniency 7/24/2014 3:21 am UTC
Universal K. Allah pleaded guilty in May to robbery as a party to a crime and is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday afternoon.
Ozanne's campaign doesn't account for one-third of spending 7/24/2014 12:23 am UTC
The reports filed this week don’t give a reason for $2,500 in cash withdrawals — one of them at an automated teller in New Orleans.
Former friend who sued Ryan Braun is arrested after court hearing 7/23/2014 10:16 pm UTC
The judge who dismissed a defamation lawsuit against Ryan Braun last month had Braun’s former friend arrested after a brief hearing.
Mixing ideas from right and left, Ryan unveils poverty plan 7/23/2014 10:05 pm UTC
Rep. Paul Ryan’s agenda surely will thrust him back in the D.C. spotlight, and raise questions about a possible presidential run.
Marquette poll: Walker in dead heat with Burke 7/23/2014 5:08 pm UTC
Gov. Scott Walker has a slim 46%-45% lead among registered voters over Democratic challenger Mary Burke, but Burke leads among likely voters.
Students headed off-road in new Wisconsin mountain bike league 7/23/2014 4:34 am UTC
The Wisconsin High School Cycling League, launching this fall with four mountain bike races, is one of the latest to join a growing national association.
Dueling court rulings leave Obamacare subsidies up in air 7/23/2014 4:21 am UTC
The federal rulings may eventually affect consumers who purchased their coverage through the federal insurance marketplaces that serve 36 states, including Wisconsin.