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WASHINGTON - Wisconsin's Scott Walker has emerged as a force in the 2016 White House contest. It's a position two other Republican governors from the Midwest, lesser known but similarly ambitious, undoubtedly would like to be in.

Fiers strikes out 12, Braun 
homers as Brewers beat Cubs

CHICAGO - Mike Fiers got back on track. And the Milwaukee Brewers got back to winning. Fiers struck out 12 in six innings for his first victory in five starts as the Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 Saturday. "I'm glad he got back to the type of pitcher he is," Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. "We've been waiting for one of these starts to get him rolling because we know what happens when he gets on a roll."

Packers get Michigan linebacker, move up for UCLA QB Hundley
GREEN BAY - The Packers closed out the draft by filling their need at inside linebacker with a player who could start this season, then picked a quarterback who might never play a meaningful down for them. After beginning the final day of the draft by picking Michigan inside linebacker Jake Ryan in the fourth round (129th overall), Green Bay took UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley in the fifth (147th overall) after trading up in a deal with New England.
Wisconsin man thought he 
was going to die on Mount Everest
Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for royal baby's name

FOND DU LAC - A Fond du Lac hospice nurse climbing Mount Everest said Saturday he thought he was going to die when a powerful earthquake in Nepal set off an avalanche. Andy Land, 52, told The Associated Press his team was on a glacier surrounded by crevasses on a camp above base camp on April 25 when the avalanche struck.

LONDON - Princess Charlotte has a certain ring to it. Or how about Princess Alice? Britain's newborn princess has spent her first night at home in London's Kensington Palace, but the guessing game continues over what her name will be. It's possible she will be named Sunday by her parents, Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, but there's no fixed timetable for the announcement.
Bird flu virus raises questions scientists working to answer On 150th anniversary, Lincoln's hometown re-enacts funeral

DES MOINES, Iowa - It's been five months since the H5N2 bird flu virus was discovered in the United States, and producers have lost 21 million birds in the Midwest alone. Yet, researchers acknowledge they still know little about a bird flu virus that's endangered turkey and egg-laying chicken populations that supply much of the nation.

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - At Abraham Lincoln's death, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton declared, "Now he belongs to the ages," but the meticulous, 150th anniversary funeral procession his hometown presented Saturday proved how profoundly the prairie city still considers the slain president its own.



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Should Britain stay in the EU? Question hovers in election
LONDON - Ian Robinson, co-owner of a small investment firm in London, is watching Britain's general election this Thursday with unease. A victory for Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative Party could bring Britain a step closer to leaving the 28-nation European Union, a move many companies fear would cause damage by increasing costs of doing business on the continent and eroding London's role as a global financial hub.

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Sadness, disappointment in Philippines after Pacquiao defeat
MANILA, Philippines - Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero.

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Central Wisconsin wildfires burn 3 homes, prompt evacuation
WAUTOMA - Warm weather and dry conditions helped fuel wildfires in central Wisconsin, where three houses caught fire and 15 other homes had to be evacuated Saturday.

Portage teen gets to wear grandmother's dress to prom
PORTAGE - One Portage Junior Prom attendee will be wearing the same dress her grandmother wore to her own prom over 60 years ago.

No reports of major damage from small earthquake in Michigan
DETROIT - Geological experts say a small earthquake centered in southwestern Michigan has been felt around the state and other parts of the Upper Midwest.

Inland sport fishing season in Wisconsin is now open
HAYWARD - The inland sport fishing season is now open.

Menominee Park Zoo in Oshkosh has new wolves for opening
OSHKOSH - The Menominee Park Zoo in Oshkosh has a new family of wolves.

Gov. Walker signs bill for ride-hailing regulations
MADISON - Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that creates statewide regulations on ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft.

Wisconsin first lady launches childhood trauma care website
MADISON - Wisconsin first lady Tonette Walker has launched a website for Fostering Futures, a collaborative effort aimed at providing trauma care for children.

DOJ probing more officer-involved deaths in wake of new law
MADISON - A new report shows the state Department of Justice is investigating substantially more officer-involved deaths in the wake of a new law requiring outside agencies run such probes.

State Sen. Farrow announces July 17 resignation
MADISON - Republican state Sen. Paul Farrow, of Pewaukee, says he will resign from his seat effective July 17.

Walker says deal on new Bucks arena 'close'
MILWAUKEE - Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks a deal to pay for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks is "close."

Fishing season includes catch, release in popular lakes
MINOCQUA - Anglers eager to drop a fishing line in the open water are heading for Wisconsin's lakes, rivers and streams.

Lake Express ferry begins 12th season on Lake Michigan
MILWAUKEE - The ferry connecting Wisconsin and Michigan is off and running for its 12th season.

2 people killed in Milwaukee shooting
MILWAUKEE - Authorities say two people are dead after a street fight erupted overnight in a north side Milwaukee neighborhood.

Former Shell employee ordered to pay $19.3M in fuel leak
MADISON - A former pipeline inspector must pay nearly $19.3 million in restitution for his role in a jet fuel leak at General Mitchell International Airport three years ago.  

Regulators approve Wisconsin Energy acquisition
MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin regulators have approved a $9 billion transaction that combines Wisconsin Energy Corp. and Integrys Energy Group.

Senate committee to hold hearing on ending prevailing wage
MADISON — The state Senate's labor committee has scheduled a hearing on a GOP bill that would repeal Wisconsin's prevailing wage law.

Johnson subpoenas VA inspector general for Tomah documents
MADISON — U.S. Senator Ron Johnson says he has subpoenaed the Department of Veterans Affairs' Office of the Inspector General for information on an embattled medical center in Tomah.

Assurant selling or closing health insurance division
MILWAUKEE — The parent company of Assurant Health said it will sell or shut down the insurer, which has struggled financially since the introduction of the federal Affordable Care Act.

Former coach turns self in on assault accusations
MADISON — Police say a Madison high school coach accused of sexually assaulting a minor has surrendered to authorities.

Wisconsin DA says VA ha lagged in drug-dealing probe
MADISON — The Department of Veterans Affairs has moved too slowly in its investigation of interstate drug distribution, a Wisconsin district attorney said Thursday in a letter to the agency's secretary and members of Congress.

Republicans propose banning cellphones in construction zones
MADISON — Republicans are moving a bill through the Wisconsin Legislature that would prohibit drivers from using cellphones in construction zones.

Senate committee OKs 70 mph speed limit bill
MADISON — The state Senate's transportation committee has approved a bill that would clear the way for a 70 mph speed limit.

Lawmaker wants food stamp, drug screen bills ready in days
MADISON - The leader of the state Assembly's new public benefits reform committee says he hopes to have bills that would require food stamp users to buy healthy foods and establish drug screening for public benefit recipients ready for a floor vote by mid-May.

18-year-old faces charges in stabbing of 2 bus passengers
MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee 18-year-old faces charges on accusations he stabbed two female bus passengers last week.

 

 
 
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