- Madison man pleads not guilty in 2-year-old girl's death Updated: May-03-16 8:20 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A not-guilty plea has been entered for a Madison man accused of causing the death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter under his care last month.
- UW-Madison Faculty Senate say no confidence in leaders Updated: May-02-16 7:19 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Monday overwhelmingly supported a no-confidence vote in UW System President Ray Cross and the UW Board of Regents.
- Civil service change criticized within Walker administration Updated: May-01-16 5:10 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A memo within Gov. Scott Walker's administration criticized the overhaul of Wisconsin's civil service system that Walker and Republican lawmakers approved, public records show.
- Wisconsin unemployment payments drop by more than half Updated: May-01-16 10:59 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Business-friendly changes to Wisconsin's unemployment pay system have helped erase a $1.3 billion deficit in the state fund that supports it, but critics say they have also wrongfully deprived out-of-work people of money they needed while looking for new jobs.
- Wisconsin AG asks appeals court to stay right-to-work ruling Updated: Apr-29-16 6:22 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin's attorney general has asked an appellate court for an emergency stay of a Dane County judge's ruling striking down the state's right-to-work law.
- Prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to reinstate Walker probe Updated: Apr-29-16 5:01 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Prosecutors looking to revive an investigation into Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall campaign have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to vacate a state decision halting the probe.
- Report: Tourists spent $11.9 billion in Wisconsin in 2015 Updated: Apr-29-16 11:33 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Visitors spent nearly $12 billion in Wisconsin last year, making it the sixth straight year of increasing tourism spending in the state, according to a state Department of Tourism report released Friday.
- New Wisconsin bureau to handle officer-involved deaths Updated: Apr-28-16 4:51 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin's Department of Justice is creating a new bureau to handle officer-involved deaths and other sensitive investigations.
- Feingold refuses to say if he voted for Clinton Updated: Apr-28-16 4:30 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - U.S. Senate hopeful Russ Feingold refused to say Thursday whether he voted for Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders in Wisconsin's Democratic presidential primary earlier this month, but he suggested that Sanders should start thinking about dropping out of the race.
- Inmate makes weapon from Scrabble part, locks deputy in cell Updated: Apr-28-16 9:44 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Authorities say an inmate at a Wisconsin jail locked a deputy in a cell and made threats with a knife-like weapon he had apparently whittled from a Scrabble game letter tray.
- UW-Madison leaders to get cultural training Updated: Apr-27-16 2:08 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - University of Wisconsin-Madison's executives will get cultural training following a semester marked by students' calls for a more inclusive college experience for minorities.
- Kraft Heinz announces timeline for closing Oscar Mayer Updated: Apr-26-16 4:44 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Madison's Oscar Mayer plant is now slated to close by March 2017, ending nearly 100 years as a part of the city.
- Man accused of killing mother competent for trial Updated: Apr-26-16 8:25 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - A Sun Prairie man accused of killing his mother with a sword has been ruled competent to stand trial.
- Records: DOJ investigator resigned amid harassment probe Updated: Apr-22-16 6:06 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A high-level state Justice Department supervisor resigned last fall amid an internal investigation into allegations he sexually harassed female co-workers, documents the agency released Friday show.
- Police: Evidence doesn't support sex assault allegation Updated: Apr-22-16 5:47 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - University of Wisconsin-Madison Police say a woman who reported she was sexually assaulted may have been reliving an experience from years earlier.
- Lawsuit: UW adviser hid link to crash from victim's daughter Updated: Apr-22-16 11:16 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - The daughter of a jogger killed in a drunken crash is suing a University of Wisconsin-Madison adviser who counseled her, alleging that he never told her he had texted with the driver who hit her mother before the crash and used their relationship to learn about the case.
- Arrest of black student sparks University of Wisconsin rally Updated: Apr-21-16 4:51 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Hundreds of demonstrators were rallying at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to protest the arrest of a black student accused of spraying provocative graffiti messages around campus.
- University of Wisconsin police search for man with knife Updated: Apr-21-16 1:19 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - University of Wisconsin students were warned to avoid part of the campus in Madison after reports that a man with a knife grabbed two women, who were able to flee unharmed.
- Unemployment fell or held steady in largest Wisconsin cities Updated: Apr-20-16 1:46 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Unemployment rates dropped or held steady in Wisconsin's largest cities last month.
- Anti-drunken driving activist challenges Rep. Robb Kahl Updated: Apr-20-16 1:41 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Jimmy Anderson lost his parents, his brother and his ability to move from the chest down when a drunken driver hit their car in California in 2010.
- Madison police investigate man's shooting death outside pub Updated: Apr-19-16 4:01 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Madison police say a 30-year-old man has died from gunfire outside a bar and restaurant near West Towne Mall.
- Health officials: Zika unlikely in Wisconsin this summer Updated: Apr-17-16 5:18 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - State health officials say people are unlikely to contract the Zika virus from mosquitoes in Wisconsin this summer, but they can't rule it out.
- Girl, 2, dies after being critically injured in Madison Updated: Apr-16-16 4:21 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Madison police say a 2-year-old girl has died after she was critically injured in an apartment.
- University police apologize for making arrest during class Updated: Apr-15-16 4:10 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The police chief at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is apologizing after an officer interrupted a class to question a student about incidents of graffiti on campus.
- Correction: CWD-Deer Disease story Updated: Apr-15-16 11:56 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - In a story April 14 about chronic wasting disease, The Associated Press misspelled the name of a Wisconsin state lawmaker. He is Rep. Chris Danou, not Chris Danour.