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Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion Foxconn bill

The Wisconsin Assembly has passed the $3 billion dollar Foxconn incentives bill in a bipartisan vote. The legislation, penned by Governor Scott Walker, passed in a 59 - 30 vote despite disapproval by some Democratic lawmakers. 

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Former KKK wizard from Beloit fears Charlottesville tragedy just the beginning Video included

A Beloit Ku Klux Klan member denounced the white supremacy organization after a 1992 rally in Janesville turned violent. Nearly 25 years later, the former Klansman is speaking out about the group's past in Rock County and why he fears the tragedy in Charlottesville, Va. is just the beginning. 

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State Assembly condemns white supremacist violence in Charlottesville Video included

An Assembly session day that was scheduled to focus solely on the Foxconn incentive legislation was also used to condemn hate Thursday.

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Co-sponsor of campus free speech bill won't say if he'd support white supremacist speech at UW Video included

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) said Wednesday that, while white supremacist hate speech is wrong, it also shouldn't be pushed into the dark corners of the world. 

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Soglin orders removal of Confederate monuments from Forest Hill Cemetery Video included

Confederate memorial in Forest Hills Cemetery Confederate memorial in Forest Hills Cemetery

The removal was announced today in a statement from Madison Mayor Paul Soglin. 

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Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion for Foxconn

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The Wisconsin Assembly is preparing to approve a $3 billion tax break bill for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a new display panel factory in the state. More>>

Powerball jackpot climbs to $500 million, eighth largest in history

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MADISON (AP) -- The Powerball jackpot has climbed to an estimated $510 million, making it one of the largest in U.S. history. 

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Calls to remove Confederate monuments, symbols multiply Video included

Politicians are asking more public Confederate monuments and symbols be removed or relocated after what happened in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend.   

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Attacker rams van into Barcelona crowd, 13 dead and 100 hurt

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Police in the northern Spanish city of Barcelona say a white van has jumped the sidewalk in the city's historic Las Ramblas district. More>>

Workers remove Baltimore Confederate monuments overnight

Confederate monuments have been removed overnight in Baltimore.

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Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home on internet

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A federal lawsuit accuses the publisher of a notorious neo-Nazi website of defaming a Muslim-American radio host by falsely labeling him the "mastermind" behind a deadly bombing at a concert in England. More>>

HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts

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HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company. More>>

Sheboygan businessman Kober register for governor run

Sheboygan businessman Kurt Kober has registered a campaign committee to run for governor as a Democrat. More>>

Talking to children about racial hatred, violence Video included

The deadly racial violence in Virginia is another situation when parents can find themselves trying to explain some serious issues and ideas like racial hatred to their children.    

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Trump disbands manufacturing council after number of defections grows

NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump says he's ending a pair of White House advisory councils that were staffed by corporate chief executives. 

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Memorial service for Charlottesville violence victim Wednesday Video included

Heather Heyer, 32, was killed when a car plowed through the crowd counter-protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday.

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Trump blames 'both sides' for Charlottesville Video included

President Donald Trump says the groups protesting against white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, were "also very violent." 

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