PHOENIX (AP) -- Astronaut Mark Kelly and his twin brother will help NASA study the effects of spaceflight on the human body. More>>
The Central Wisconsin RV and Camping Show kicked off at the Patriot Center in Rothschild Friday. More>>
MERRILL (WAOW) – A trooper with the Wisconsin State Patrol has been ordered to pay $330 in fines and costs for disorderly conduct after she was intoxicated and used her badge in a confrontation at a Merrill bar, according to online court records. More>>
TROY, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York church pastor who supports gun ownership rights says he plans to raffle a rifle during an upcoming Sunday service. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) – A Merrill woman accused of offering $1,000 and sex to hire a hit man to kill her boyfriend has agreed to wait for prosecutors to present evidence justifying the charges, according to online court records. More>>
NEILLSVILLE (WAOW) – The prosecution of a former Abbotsford math teacher accused of sexually assaulting two 17-year-old female students beginning last October was delayed Thursday after he requested a new attorney, online court records said. More>>
An anchorwoman on a Kremlin-funded TV network is standing by her criticism of Russia's military incursion in Ukraine, saying she would rather risk her job and "go down on the right side of history." More>>
The White House says the Easter Egg Roll will be held on Monday, April 21. More>>
Brutally cold weather and snow storms helped contribute to the fewest traffic fatalities on Wisconsin roads and highways in February since records started being kept in 1937, the state Transportation Department reported Wednesday. More>>
More than a dozen children put their magic skills to the test Tuesday.
First lady Michelle Obama is bringing together an impressive group of female artists for a White House concert celebrating women of soul. More>>
It was all about Dr. Seuss Monday at Maine Elementary School in Wausau. More>>
HAVANA (AP) -- Cigar enthusiasts paid more than (euro) 798,000 ($1.1 million) for six handmade Cuban humidors early Saturday at the gala closing of Havana's 16th annual Cigar Festival. More>>
The president of Marathon Savings Bank in Wausau retired Friday. He worked there for 39 years. More>>
PHOENIX (AP) -- Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer Thursday in his first at-bat for the Milwaukee Brewers since completing a season-ending, 65-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement. More>>
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Democratic lawmakers are calling on Republicans to act on a bill requiring universal background checks for all gun sales in Wisconsin. More>>
ELDERON (WAOW) – The U.S. Occupational and Safety and Health Administration said Thursday that a central Wisconsin company that makes precast concrete products was cited for 18“serious” safety violations after a worker lost a foot. More>>
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A 35-year-old Weston man ran a cockfighting ring out of his home, leading police to seize 22 roosters, including some that were missing their wattles and feathers and had duct tape around their feet, according to a criminal complaint More>>
Propane dealers say the propane shortage of one month ago has eased in Wisconsin More>>
A national movement to "pay it forward" has found its way to Wausau. Several businesses in our area have become part of a movement to spread joy, through coffee. More>>
The 2014 Winter Olympic Games are over and one of our former colleagues is back in Wausau. More>>
A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. More>>
Some Wausau students were rewarded for good behavior Monday, and celebrated with an Olympics theme. More>>
Comedy actor, director and writer Harold Ramis has died at his suburban Chicago home. More>>
A Cincinnati traffic reporter has gained national attention for his dramatic on-air parody of a Disney movie song.
Two Missouri students who went toe-to-toe for 66 rounds in the annual Jackson County spelling bee aren't quite finished after event organizers ran out of words for the contest.
A Ukrainian skier has withdrawn from the Olympics to protest the deaths of anti-government protesters in her country.
A preliminary toxicology report shows that Justin Bieber tested positive for marijuana and the anti-anxiety drug Xanax after his arrest last week in South Florida. More>>
ABC News reporter Elizabeth Vargas is publicly acknowledging that she's an alcoholic, and says it took her years to admit it. More>>
Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls. More>>
Do you have a great idea for a new potato chip? Then Lay's is looking for you! More>>
German antitrust authorities have fined a group of beer brewers a total of 106.5 million euros for illegal price-setting agreements.
A coroner's report says the Porsche carrying "Fast Furious" star Paul Walker may have been going 100 mph or more before it crashed, killing both Walker and the driver.
An Ohio police chief famous for his department's Facebook posts has taken on Kanye West. More>>
The hills of Vermont are alive with phones ringing at the Trapp Family Lodge. Yes, those Trapps. More>>
The Heisman Trophy is arguably one of the most coveted awards in American athletics.
But the connection between John Heisman, whom the trophy is named after, and the city of Rhinelander in Oneida County is arguably one of Wisconsin's best kept secrets. More>>
Pope Francis has been selected by Time magazine as the Person of the Year.
First there is Thanksgiving, then comes black Friday then small business Saturday, cyber Monday, and now giving Tuesday. More>>
Cast members of "The Sopranos" were on hand as a New Jersey town remembered native son James Gandolfini. More>>