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Politics & Government
5:55 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Groups Fighting Wisconsin Voter ID Law Ask Full Federal Appeals Court to Intervene

Late Friday, three of the appellate judges reinstated the state's Voter ID law. Several parties hope the full court decides differently, with the election seven weeks away.

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Education
11:08 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Wisconsin Public Schools: 88% Met or Exceeded State Expectations

The Dept. of Public Instruction graded all 2,100 Wisconsin public schools on student achievement. In MPS, 30 met or exceeded expectations, about 18%.

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Regional
1:00 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Agencies, Advocates Await Word on How to Help Wisconsin Voters Obtain Photo IDs

Poll workers check a voter's ID in Florida.
Credit Mark Wallheiser / Stringer

The wheels are spinning in Wisconsin for the big change coming to polling places - voter ID.

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Arts & Culture
3:49 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Milwaukee Magazine's Fall Arts Guide

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Occasional August openings tease the traditional Labor Day start of the fall arts season, whether it’s plays, concerts, exhibition openings or dance.

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Economy & Business
3:26 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Steve Wozniak On Innovation At Flying Car Milwaukee

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich speaking with Steve Wozniak at Flying Car Milwaukee.
Credit jcreativestudio / Flying Car Milwaukee

Last week, Apple made its latest major splash in the consumer electronics world when it unveiled the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch.

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Economy & Business
1:06 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Verdict Still Out on Whether Bitcoin Will Catch On

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WUWM found a few people in Milwaukee who use the virtual currency Bitcoin. They hope it becomes more popular, but there are drawbacks.

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Regional
1:00 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Voter ID: No Birth Certificate Needed to Apply for Wisconsin ID at DMV Office

Voters will have to show a state-approved form of identification at the polls Nov. 4.

A new procedure will help people obtain state ID cards needed to vote.

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Politics & Government
4:20 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

UPDATE: Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Wisconsin's Voter ID Law

Appeals court wasted no time, in determining the voting procedure for Wisconsin's November 4 Election

Just hours after judges in Chicago heard oral arguments on Friday and Gov. Walker changed a rule, the court reinstated Wisconsin's Voter ID law.

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Health & Science
3:07 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Wisconsin Mathematician Shows The Power Of Mathematical Thinking In New Book

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For most of us, math is terrifying.  Even if we did well in school, few of us see how math has anything to do with our everyday lives, save for calculating a tip or a batting average.

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Arts & Culture
2:58 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

New Historical Novel Reveals The Untold Lives Of Women In The Civil War

For the past three years, Americans have been looking back at the Civil War during its 150th anniversary.  The war, in many ways, still shapes America today - in areas such as race relations and the economy. 

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