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BREAKING NOW: `Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think" and her signature song, "Respect," died Thursday at age 76, said her representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.

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US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

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America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people". More>>

Annual Optimism Walk raises funds and awareness for Parkinson's disease

The 2018 Wisconsin Optimism Walk brings a nationwide movement to fight Parkinson's disease to the greater Madison area.

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Milwaukee bus driver comforts child who had wandered off from home Video included

A Milwaukee bus driver took action when she saw a little girl standing in the street in a T-shirt and underwear.

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Sun Prairie looks to reopen downtown intersection by December

The buildings destroyed in an explosion following a gas main rupture in July should be completely removed by the end of the month

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Researchers look into Lake Superior algae bloom

Scientists are investigating an unprecedented algae bloom in Lake Superior and have sent samples for lab testing to determine if it's toxic.

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Possibly unsafe levels of weed killer chemical found in breakfast foods Video included

You may want to rethink what you're eating for breakfast. 

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Sources: Husband of pregnant Colorado woman arrested, has confessed to killing her and 2 daughters

A Frederick husband and father is behind bars in the Weld County Jail, booked early Thursday morning for the disappearance of his pregnant wife and two young daughters. 

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EpiPen shortage continues to affect Wisconsin families before school year Video included

As kids get ready to head back to school, many parents are having a hard time finding a life-saving drug to send them to school with. It's all due to a nationwide shortage on EpiPens that's hitting local pharmacies and families, hard. 

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Police call Plover mom accused of child abuse at hospital a munchausen by proxy case Video included

A Plover mom accused of tampering with her child's feeding tube to make it seem as if she was sick.

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Stubbs makes history, set to become first African American to represent Dane County in Assembly Video included

History was made Tuesday night when Dane County Board Supervisor Shelia Stubbs won the Democratic primary for the 77th state Assembly district.

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Streets division clears out curbside garbage during moving days Video included

August is peak moving time in downtown Madison as UW-Madison students living in apartments and duplexes head to new homes before the start of the school year. 

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No hacking: 2 Wisconsin county clerks say election data issues swamped servers Video included

Two Wisconsin county clerks say the unavailability of election night data Tuesday on their county websites was not hacking, but computer servers being swamped by user visits.

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Two women debate healthcare, tariffs and tax cuts for U.S. Senate seat Video included

It's been coined the "Year of the Woman" in politics. Now, two of them will be going head to head in November for a U.S. Senate seat. 

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Adams County officials seek to remove county clerk from office Video included

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Adams County officials are seeking to remove the county clerk from office.

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New video game helps kids feel empathy Video included

It sends players to a planet where aliens don't speak their language, but have human-like facial expressions. 

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Burial service for Korean War soldier nothing short of a 'miracle' Video included

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It has been 68 years since Army Sgt. First Class Rufus Ketchum touched American soil. His family says it's nothing short of a miracle that he's now back home.

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  • Colorado man arrested after pregnant wife, 2 children vanish

    Colorado man arrested after pregnant wife, 2 children vanish

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:27:50 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
  • Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:26:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.More >>
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:18:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:13:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...(AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
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