January 24, 2020 10:00 AM
MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Regent Gerald Whitburn has resigned from the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. Whitburn notified Gov. Tony Evers and the UW System he is resigning from the board effective immediately. In a statement, Evers thanked Whitburn…
January 23, 2020 11:38 PM
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes stopped at St. Brigid's Meadows, a farm near Coon Valley, to talk about initiatives that support Wisconsin's rural…
January 23, 2020 1:53 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' plan to create a nonpartisan redistricting commission to draw the state's electoral maps next year may put pressure on the Republicans who control the Legislature, but it won't force them to change their…
January 23, 2020 12:56 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Gov. Tony Evers has called the Republican-controlled Legislature into a special session next week to take up an $8.5 million package of bills designed to help rural Wisconsin. The state is in the middle of a crisis…
January 22, 2020 11:05 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers unveiled a three-prong plan to address the state's farm crisis during his State of the State address. He called for the Legislature to take up a package of bills in a special session…
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January 22, 2020 10:05 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump appeared to suggest in a television interview Wednesday that he’s willing to consider entitlement cuts in the future, a move that would mark a tectonic shift from his stance during his 2016 run for the White House.
January 22, 2020 9:44 PM
Experts at the United Nations said Wednesday that the phone of Amazon founder and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos was likely hacked through a file sent from an account used by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The experts called for an "immediate investigation" by the United States.
January 22, 2020 9:33 PM
The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending.
January 22, 2020 9:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Adam Schiff, the lead impeachment manager, took a conciliatory tone at President Donald Trump’s Senate trial on Wednesday after Chief Justice John Roberts had admonished House prosecutors and Trump’s defense team for using language that was “not conducive to civil discourse.”
January 22, 2020 9:25 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats opened arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial Wednesday, appealing to skeptical Republican senators to join them in voting to remove Trump from office to “protect our democracy.”
January 22, 2020 9:21 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday minimized the severity of head injuries sustained by U.S. troops during an Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base as he was pressed on why he had claimed no troops were injured in the attack.
January 22, 2020 9:14 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is coming out with new visa restrictions aimed at restricting “birth tourism," in which women travel to the U.S. to give birth so their children can have a coveted U.S. passport.
January 22, 2020 5:22 PM
ONALASKA, Wis. (WKBT) - A River Falls man will challenge Representative Ron Kind in the November election. Republican John Garske announced his candidacy at events…
January 22, 2020 2:37 PM
NEW YORK (AP)- Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard has filed a defamation lawsuit against Hillary Clinton over an interview in which Clinton appeared to call Gabbard “the favorite of the Russians.” Gabbard said in her lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal…
January 22, 2020 12:42 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP)- Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is laying out his policy agenda and goals for the year in his second State of the State speech to the Legislature. The speech Wednesday before a joint meeting of the state Senate…
January 22, 2020 11:22 AM