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4:12 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Bucks, Badgers, Packers - It's Good To Be A Wisconsin Sports Fan

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers drops back to pass during the NFL game against the New England Patriots at Lambeau Field on November 30, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Credit Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Last weekend, the Green Bay Packers got through the closest game they’ve played in a while. 

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Regional
3:53 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Members of a Milwaukee Group Work for Peace in the Middle East

Members of Jewish Voice For Peace participate in Ferguson protests.
Credit Jewish Voice For Peace / facebook.com

Tensions continue to run high in Israel, following the murders of several rabbis by Palestinian militants in a Jerusalem synagogue last month, and recent efforts by the conservative government to formally declare Israel as a Jewish state.

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Arts & Culture
3:22 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

'GlamourTango' Pays Tribute To Women In Tango

GlamourTango
Credit Bonnie North

When most people think of tango, they think of sex.  And that’s by design – the music and dance originated in the bordellos of Bueno Aires at the turn of the last century.

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Environment
12:08 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Video of Otter (or Mink) Playing in Menomonee River Near Milwaukee Shows Health of River Returning

There's debate whether the animal is an otter or mink.
Credit Milwaukee Riverkeepers

Wauwatosa Village has become a draw for casual diners, but it may also become a hotspot for wildlife enthusiasts.

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Regional
11:58 am
Fri December 5, 2014

Milwaukee Police Shooting: Why Hasn’t the DA Decided Yet Whether or Not to Charge Officer?

Credit Dontre - Never Forget, Facebook

For months, protesters have been calling for charges in the death of Dontre Hamilton.

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Education
11:58 am
Fri December 5, 2014

UW System President Wants Alignment with State Needs

Pres. Ray Cross wants the UW System to consider reducing the number of credits needed for graduation and the need for elective courses.

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Politics & Government
5:18 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Wisconsin Senate Leader Wants Quick Right-to-Work Action; Impacts of Law, Unclear

State lawmakers will return to the capitol in January
Credit justin kern

State Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald hopes to advance a bill early in 2015 to make Wisconsin a right-to-work state. 

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Regional
4:25 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Milwaukee and Waukesha United Way Offices Merging

The United Way of Greater Milwaukee and the United Way of Waukesha County will become one.

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Regional
4:18 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Bob Evans CEO Honored With UWM Lifetime Achievement Award

Steven Davis
Credit Bob Evans Farms

Steven Davis has come a long way since he grew up holding part-time jobs in Milwaukee supermarkets.  

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World
3:19 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Essay: ISIS and Other Fanatics Overshadow Long-Term Democratic Trends

As people begin to look at the leading storylines from the past year, the rise of the so-called Islamic State movement – and its attacks on western interests – will surely be one of the international stories at the top of the list.

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