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Pentagon agrees to provide space for 20,000 migrant children


The Pentagon says it will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. More>>

Teen shot and killed inside vehicle on Milwaukee street Video included

Milwaukee police say a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed inside a vehicle.


Duke donates $400K for Indiana youth reading programs

PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) -- The Duke Energy Foundation is distributing about $400,000 in grants to Indiana school districts to pay for summer youth reading programs.


Wisconsin man headed to Arizona for new trial in son's death

 LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin man will voluntarily return to Arizona to be re-tried on allegations he killed his son in 2004. 


DNR urges caution while on flooded Wisconsin lakes

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Heavy rains across Wisconsin have state officials urging boaters and swimmers to be wary while on flooded lakes and rivers. 


A more unsettled weather pattern develops next week Video included

Warmer and more humid conditions on the way.


Local politicians weigh in on young voters casting a ballot Video included

The midterm election is quickly approaching, and more young voters are encouraged to cast their ballots.


DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after GOP lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.


Groundbreaking Doctoral Program at UW-Stevens Point Video included

The University of Wisconsin Stevens Point's new Educational Sustainability Doctoral Degree is the first of its kind in the nation..


Glendale officer injured during stolen vehicle pursuit

A Glendale police officer was hurt after being struck by a vehicle during a high-speed chase. 


Wisconsin task force makes recommendations for foster care

A state task force aimed at streamlining foster care in Wisconsin says the system is headed in the right direction, but there's more work to be done.


Man pleads not guilty in car chase that killed officer

 MILWAUKEE (AP) - A man accused of leading Milwaukee police on a high-speed chase that resulted in the death of an officer has pleaded not guilty to a dozen charges filed against him.


Foxconn creating controversy in central Wisconsin Video included

Governor Scott Walker was in Marathon City recognizing County Materials Corporation as they are a supplier for Foxconn.


A contestant with Wausau ties on a new ABC show is in the middle of a controversy Video included

Next week's second episode of 'The Proposal' set to air on Monday featured one of Wisconsin's very own. 


Wis. Rapids man files lawsuit claiming food poisoning from vegetable tray Video included

A Wood County man has filed a lawsuit in Brown County court claiming he became ill from the parasite cyclospora after eating Del Monte food trays he bought at a Kwik Trip.


Wisconsin officials warn against synthetic marijuana

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has issued a warning about synthetic marijuana products that have recently sent multiple people to the hospital with severe bleeding.


1 person dead after motorcycle crash in Portage Co. Video included

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Portage County.


Rep. Dana Wachs drops out of governors race, second candidate this week Video included

Rep. Dana Wachs announced Friday morning that he is suspending his campaign for governor and endorsing Tony Evers in the Democratic primary. 


Shocking video shows priest slapping crying baby during baptism

Unsettling video that appears to show a priest slapping a crying child has sparked outrage on the internet.


Supreme Court: Warrant generally needed to track cell phone location data

The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual's location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.


Grizzly bears escape primary containment area, prompt scare at Milwaukee County Zoo

Two grizzly bears got into a secondary containment area Thursday afternoon, causing the Milwaukee County Zoo to begin its animal escape protocol. 


EXCLUSIVE: Marshfield addiction support group leader arrested speaks out Video included

The leader of an addiction support group who was arrested on drug charges in Marshfield spoke out to News 9.


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