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Eau Claire Babe Ruth hosts state tournament

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 4:39pm
The warm weather Saturday afternoon made for a great day at the ballpark and for a few 14-year-olds, a chance to showcase their skills at one of the biggest tournaments in the area.

Wisconsin man arrested for threatening to kill police

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 12:54pm
Police in Racine, Wisconsin, say they've arrested a man who allegedly posted calls on social media for black men to kill white police officers and their families.

Police: Louisiana man turns himself in after alleged threat

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 12:09pm
Police in Louisiana say a man was jailed after posting a social media video in which he says he wants to shoot and kill a police officer.

Lawyer: Minnesota cop reacted to gun, not race

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 11:24am
An attorney for a suburban Minneapolis police officer who killed a black motorist says the officer reacted to the man's gun, not his race.

Roller coaster to re-open after crash

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 11:24am
A Green Bay roller-coaster is set to re-open after a crash last month sent three people to the hospital.

Iowa man arrested in Wisconsin for 5th OWI

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:54am
An Iowa man has been arrested in Wisconsin for his 5th OWI offense.

Toddlers shot in drive-by crossfire

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
A 2-year-old boy was killed and his 15-month-old sister was wounded after they were caught in the crossfire in a drive-by shooting in north Minneapolis.

Players in hunt for Pokemon Go monsters feel real-world pain

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
Beware: Pokemon Go, a new smartphone game based on cute Nintendo characters like Squirtle and Pikachu, can be harmful to your health.

In nod to Sanders, Clinton offers new health care proposal

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
Hillary Clinton has a new proposal to increase federal money for community health centers.

Police: Boy, 3, found unresponsive in hot car dies in Ohio

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
Authorities say a 3-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in a hot car outside a relative's home has died at an Ohio hospital.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing Hawaii fishermen

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
The U.S. Coast Guard says it has suspended its search for three fishermen who went missing off Hawaii last weekend.

4 killed in Houston small plane crash

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
Four people have been killed after a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from a private Houston airport.

Miami children's hospital evacuated following bomb threat

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 10:24am
Police say they evacuated a Miami children's hospital for several hours after a possible bomb threat.

$540 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Indiana

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 9:38am
A lottery official says a jackpot-winning Mega Millions ticket worth an estimated $540 million was sold in Indiana.

Houston officers shoot, kill gun-wielding man

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 8:54am
Texas authorities say two officers have shot and killed a gunman on Houston's south side.

Feingold 'troubled' by Clinton's email use

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 8:54am
U.S. Senate hopeful Russ Feingold says he's troubled by Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state.

Pepin man charged in bar attack

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 10:54pm
A Pepin man has been charged in a bar attack that sent two men to the hospital with serious injuries.

Wis. DOT pushes cost-cutting, recycling construction projects

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 6:24pm
It’s a busy time for road construction in Wisconsin and now the state is cutting down on some project costs by using recycled materials.

Area blood drive aims to answer Red Cross plea for donors

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 6:39pm
As the American Red Cross issues an emergency call for blood donors to replenish an extremely low supply, an effort is underway in Eau Claire to help fill the need.

Eau Claire County footing bill for deer carcass removal

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 5:24pm
It's a familiar sight when you live in Wisconsin: dead deer on the roads. But what happens with those carcasses?