Prosecutors: No Criminal Charges In Illinois Ammonia LeakAuthorities have said a tractor driver was towing tanks of anhydrous ammonia from Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, to an Illinois farm when the chemical leaked, creating a toxic gas cloud.
Off-Duty Racine Police Officer Shot And Killed Responding To Armed RobberyAn off-duty police officer in Racine, Wisconsin, was shot and killed Monday night, after witnessing an armed robbery at a bar.
Jake Patterson Gets Life In Prison For Kidnapping Jayme Closs, Killing Her ParentsA Wisconsin man was sentenced Friday to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents in a case that mystified authorities for months until the girl made a daring escape from the remote cabin where she was held for 88 days.
Kidnap Victim Jayme Closs Honored As Hometown Hero By Wisconsin AssemblyKidnapping survivor Jayme Closs was honored by Wisconsin lawmakers as a hometown hero.
6 Out Of 7 Chief Judges In 7th Circuit To Soon Be WomenMost chief judges at federal trial courts in the 7th Circuit — comprised of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin — are already women. Soon, there'll be just one man among them.
15-Year-Old Boy In Custody After Fatal Shooting Of 16-Year-Old Kaylie Juga In KenoshaA 15-year-old boy wanted in the shooting death of a 16-year-old girl in Kenosha, Wisconsin, has been taken into custody in Racine.
UDATE: Pamela Eyer-Fitch, Reported Missing From Kane County, LocatedUPDATE: Pamela Eyer-Fitch, who was reported missing from Kane County Wednesday, has been located, according to police.
Wisconsin, Illinois Sued Over Transgender Name-Change LawsAttorneys are suing Wisconsin and Illinois over laws that forbid transgender individuals from changing their names if they have criminal convictions.
Oshkosh Investigates, Calls Forum Over Racist ImagesAn image posted on Twitter showed a whiteboard sign in the house that said, "No Liberals, Jews, Muslims, Queers or Hmongs."
Beach Park Man Charged With Reckless Homicide For Bristol, Wisconsin Car Crash That Killed 3 Family MembersA Beach Park man, whose Wisconsin driver's license has been revoked, has been charged with reckless homicide for causing a triple fatal car accident in Bristol Friday evening, according to the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department.
Wisconsin Family Desperate For Liver Donor For Infant Son Marcus AlbersA Waukesha family is sending out pleas for help after their infant son was told he has just weeks to live without a new liver.
Jake Patterson, Accused Of Kidnapping 13-Year-Old Jayme Closs, Plans To Plead GuiltyThe man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs is expected to plead guilty in Wisconsin Wednesday.
Oregon Extends March Run With 72-54 Win Over WisconsinThe game was tied early in the second half when the Ducks used their athleticism to take over. Wooten scored on back-to-back dunks and White followed with a 3-pointer as the shot clock expired to make it 42-35.
Judge Puts Hold On Wisconsin GOP Effort To Strip New Governor's PowerA Wisconsin judge issued an order Thursday putting on hold a set of laws that Republicans passed late last year to limit the power of the incoming Democratic governor.
Woman Charged With Harboring Dariaz Higgins, Who Is Accused Of Killing Mother Of His ChildA woman traveling with the man accused of killing the mother of his child in Milwaukee is charged with aiding a felon.