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Pope Francis calls President Trump's zero tolerance policy "immoral"

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(CNN) -- Pope Francis has added his voice to those criticizing the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has resulted in the separation of families at the Mexican border. In a wide-ranging interview with Reuters at his Vatican residence published on Wednesday, World Refugee Day, Francis said he supported the statements made by US Catholic bishops who called the separation of children from their parents "immoral" and "contrary to our Ca... More>>

President Trump set to visit the Midwest

President Donald Trump will be in the Midwest on Wednesday. The President is scheduled to arrive in Duluth at about 5 p.m.  

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Ariens closing Janesville facility

Ariens Specialty Brands is closing its facility in Janesville.

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Launch of new technology will lead to closure of Roche facility in Madison

California-based Roche Molecular Systems, Inc. will be closing its facility on South Rosa Road in Madison after the launch of new technology in late 2019.

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Busy night for Madison's Common Council

Madison's Common Council had a busy night on Tuesday, honoring two public servants, approving a revamp of a downtown intersection and setting the stage for consideration of a new city fee.

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Camper survives after tree crushes tent at Lake Kegonsa State Park Video included

A camper crushed by a tree at Lake Kegonsa State Park is able to tell the tale just days later.

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Fallen firefighter Richard Garner, Jr. honored by City of Madison Video included

On Tuesday night, the City of Madison honored a firefighter who died in the line of duty. Richard Garner, Jr., 29, collapsed on April 1 within 24 hours of his final shift. Madison's City Council approved a resolution to rename Fire Engine No. 10 in his honor.

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Toddler found wandering Wausau street Video included

Police took to Facebook for help in locating a parent after a toddler was found wandering a street near downtown Wausau.

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Community turns out to helps search crews at Silver Lake Beach Video included

The search for a missing 13 year old boy continued Tuesday at Silver Lake Beach in Portage. 

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  • Senator denied entry to see Florida child migrant facility

    Senator denied entry to see Florida child migrant facility

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-06-20 11:14:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, center and congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, right, were denied entry by security into the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Homestead, Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, center and congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, right, were denied entry by security into the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Homestead, Fla.
    Florida lawmakers barred from visiting a Miami-area facility housing children who entered the U.S. illegally.More >>
    Florida lawmakers barred from visiting a Miami-area facility housing children who entered the U.S. illegally.More >>
  • Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

    Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-06-20 11:14:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo, MSNBC television anchor Rachel Maddow, host of the Rachel Maddow Show, moderates a panel, at a forum called "Perspectives on National Security," at the John F. Kennedy School of Go...(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo, MSNBC television anchor Rachel Maddow, host of the Rachel Maddow Show, moderates a panel, at a forum called "Perspectives on National Security," at the John F. Kennedy School of Go...
    MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow broke down while trying to read an exclusive Associated Press story about babies and toddlers taken from their parents at the southern border and being sent to "tender age"...More >>
    MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow broke down while trying to read an exclusive Associated Press story about babies and toddlers taken from their parents at the southern border and being sent to "tender age" shelters.More >>
  • Fans grieve as detectives search for XXXTentacion's killers

    Fans grieve as detectives search for XXXTentacion's killers

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-06-20 11:14:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Terry Spencer). Fans and mourners of rap singer XXXTentacion pause by a memorial, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, outside Riva Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Fla., where the troubled rapper-singer was killed the day before. The 20-year-old rising st...(AP Photo/Terry Spencer). Fans and mourners of rap singer XXXTentacion pause by a memorial, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, outside Riva Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Fla., where the troubled rapper-singer was killed the day before. The 20-year-old rising st...
    A stream of mourners has been leaving mementos at the spot where rapper XXXTentacion was killed as he left a Florida motorcycle dealership.More >>
    A stream of mourners has been leaving mementos at the spot where rapper XXXTentacion was killed as he left a Florida motorcycle dealership.More >>
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