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Too conservative for Marquette? One student says his views aren't welcome

1 hour 31 min ago

A Marquette University freshman said he won’t be back in the fall because his conservative Catholic views aren’t welcome on campus.

Four peregrine falcons named, banded at We Energies

1 hour 51 min ago

Students from Milwaukee's St. Marcus School watched the banding of four peregrine falcons Thursday and then got to name them.

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

1 hour 54 min ago

The explosions at the test site deep in the mountains of the North's sparsely populated northeast were supposed to build confidence ahead of a planned summit next month between Kim and President Donald Trump.

Videocast: Hot Holiday Weekend

2 hours 23 min ago

Videocast: Hot Holiday Weekend

21-year-old NHL draft pick discovers 25-inch tapeworm living in his body

2 hours 48 min ago

His future NHL team, the Columbus Blue Jackets, started to worry about his performance as well.

Jurors hear accused gunman’s alleged confession in killing of city home inspector

3 hours 27 min ago

Prosecutors say Deshaun Scott pulled the trigger last year while trying to steal a Milwaukee building inspector's Mustang.

Armed citizen credited with fatally shooting suspect, says Oklahoma City police​

3 hours 36 min ago

The suspect walked into a restaurant and opened fire that struck two people.

Teens break in to Milwaukee County pool

3 hours 54 min ago

The teens did about $1,500 worth of damage but nothing was stolen, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office says

Amazon device accused of recording private conversation, sending it out

4 hours 36 min ago

A family in Portland used Amazon’s Alexa to help out around the house and didn’t give it a second thought until they received a phone call warning them to shut the device off.

Animal flatulence lift researcher's book to NYT bestselling list

4 hours 41 min ago

The whole thing started as a joke on social media.

Window to the Wild: Milwaukee County Zoo announces campaign to support Adventure Africa

5 hours 11 min ago

The Milwaukee County Zoo is kicking off its Window to the Wild capital campaign in hopes of raising $25 million to redevelop 25 percent of the, zoo starting with Adventure Africa, which will create new homes for the elephants, zebras and hippos.

'Barbershop talk': Men receive free haircuts and health advice

6 hours 32 min ago

Health organizers in a Cincinnati neighborhood are mixing haircuts with health screenings.

Younger American women more likely to get lung cancer than men

6 hours 32 min ago

Among both men and women, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society.

Girl, 15, remains in critical condition after Columbia County bus crash

6 hours 55 min ago

A 15-year-old Milwaukee girl remains in critical condition one day after the school bus she was riding in was rear-ended by a semitrailer near DeForest.

Gwyneth Paltrow: Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein

7 hours 14 min ago

The two, who were briefly engaged, broke up in 1997.

Milwaukee alderman abruptly resigns; special election set

7 hours 54 min ago

Residents interested in running for the open seat should register as a candidate at Room 501 at City Hall.

Jessica Walter tearfully talks of Jeffrey Tambor harassing her

7 hours 56 min ago

In an interview with the New York Times published Wednesday, Walter talked about what happened with Tambor.

Trump presents the Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL

8 hours 6 min ago

"Today we induct a new name into the world's most exclusive gathering of heroes," Trump said.

Body camera footage shows heroic rescue of infant and family by officers from SUV crash scene

8 hours 38 min ago

Thanks to the heroic efforts of police officers, everyone involved in this horrific crash made it out alive.

23 big-batch summer cocktail recipes to help you keep your cool

8 hours 40 min ago

These recipes are the best way to make sure everyone has a drink in their hand at all times.