Wisconsin GOP abolishes secret corruption probes

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin Republicans are moving at breakneck...government watchdog group Common Cause in Wisconsin. "These changes in the law benefit...Walker on Friday - ends a tool unique to Wisconsin known as the John Doe investigation...
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Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...using blockers to help advance the ball.1890 - Minnesota and Wisconsin square off for the first time in what has become the most-played...his 903rd win, breaking the tie with Bob Knight.2014 - Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon rushes for 408 yards to break the single-game...
Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

...values in the wake of the deadly Paris terror attacks."Pause" was the word used by both new House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, urging at least a temporary halt in the resettlement of Syrians and...
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Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...New York Knicks.1968 - Ron Johnson rushes for 347 yards and scores five touchdowns to lead Michigan to a 34-9 rout of Wisconsin.1980 - Doug Williams of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers passes for 486 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-30 loss to the Minnesota...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...would ensure "that proper security screening was conducted by federal and state officials."WISCONSIN (1)Gov. Scott Walker said Monday that Wisconsin won't accept any new Syrian refugees because doing so poses a security threat.
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Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...two Democratic superdelegates, while businesswoman Carly Fiorina and former New York Gov. George Pataki each got a vote. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who dropped out of the race, got a vote, too, as did Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee.Alaska's...
College football capsules

...undefeated in the American Athletic Conference.Reynolds shattered the mark held by Montee Ball, who ran for 77 TDs with Wisconsin from 2009-12. Ball holds the record for total touchdowns with 83.Reynolds scored on runs of 4, 43 and 8 yards on Navy's...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...strange food. I was just loved working with them."Lund was accepted to a physical therapy school at the University of Wisconsin in Madison and at UCLA but her priest and family felt she wasn't prepared for the big city and suggested a nursing degree...
Wary teams make tweaks ahead of shorter shot clock

...MADISON, Wis. - Not all that long ago, Wisconsin grinded out games and won regularly by scoring in the 40s and 50s. Last year, Wisconsin could keep up with anybody with Frank...otherwise - 30 seconds to run their offense.Wisconsin's Bo Ryan and other coaches aren't...
Google Maps is now offline databases ahead of time, preferably when you have a Wi-Fi connection. To do so, start by searching for a location...road changes. By default, that's done only when you're on Wi-Fi.What you won't get with offline mapping is traffic information...
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