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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The clock's ticking for opponents of Governor Scott Walker as they try to recall the Republican from office. Organizers have 60 days to get more than 540,000 signatures on a petition. The group's angry with Walker for pushing through a law that essentially does away with collective bargaining rights for public workers.

STEVENS POINT, Wis. (AP) -- Portage County authorities charged a 25-year-old with reckless homicide after they say he threw his girlfriend's two-year-old son to the ground to try to stop the boy from crying. Reymundo Perez is accused of throwing Felix Espinoza-Villa to the ground twice, severing the boy's spine and causing other trauma.

(Information in the following story is from: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel,

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A Minnesota Harley-Davidson dealership is suing the Milwaukee motorcycle maker over new sales restrictions for international customers. The dealership says the limits on parts and accessories will deprive it of millions of dollars in annual revenue and jeopardize its ability to remain in business.

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) -- A self-help author who was convicted in the deaths of a Wisconsin man and two other people during a sweat lodge ceremony is hoping for probation. James Ray was convicted of three counts of negligent homicide. He's set to be sentenced in Arizona on Friday.

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