Wisconsin

President Barack Obama speaks at a rally at Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland in 2010 for incumbent Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley. (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Heading To Wisconsin In Rare Stumping Trip

President Barack Obama is stopping in Wisconsin next week to help Democrat Mary Burke in her tight race to unseat Republican Gov. Scott Walker, marking a rare campaign-trail stop for the president.

10/22/2014

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during a press conference at the Union League Club of Chicago on Aug. 21, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: John Gress/Getty Images)

Paul Ryan: ‘We’ve Had Climate Change Forever’

The planet has faced climate change forever and humans’ pollution might not be to blame, Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan said Monday during a debate against his Democratic challenger.

10/14/2014

File photo of Michelle Obama. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Reporter: White House Aide Told Me Not To Talk To Crowd At Michelle Obama Campaign Event

Meg Kissinger, a reporter for the Milwaukee Sentinel Journal, posted on Facebook that she was told by a White House aide that she was not allowed to talk to people in the crowd.

09/30/2014

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting in Las Vegas on March 29, 2014. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Federal Court Lifts Injunction In Scott Walker Case

In a political setback for the Republican Wisconsin governor, a federal appeals court removed one barrier to restarting an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Walker’s campaign and more than two dozen conservative groups.

09/24/2014

Running back Jeremy Langford #33 of the Michigan State Spartans scores a touchdown during the second quarter of the game against the Oregon Ducks at Autzen Stadium on September 6, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Battered Big Ten Is Beleaguered, But Not Beaten Just Yet

Unfortunately for the Big Ten, the chance to prove itself on the national stage in 2014 has officially been missed.

09/09/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during  Laborfest 2014 at Henry Maier Festival Park on Sept. 1, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wis. (credit: Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’d Join A Union’

President Barack Obama says he’ll press Congress to raise the minimum wage in the same way he courted his wife — never taking no for an answer.

09/01/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Federal Judge Strikes Down Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law

A federal judge struck down Wisconsin’s voter identification law Tuesday, declaring that a requirement that voters show a state-issued photo ID at the polls imposes an unfair burden on poor and minority voters.

04/30/2014

Aaron Harrison #2 of the Kentucky Wildcats hits the game winning shot as Josh Gasser #21 of the Wisconsin Badgers defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Wisconsin Badgers 74-73. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For Title

The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.

04/07/2014

Andrew Harrison #5 of the Kentucky Wildcats poses with the trophy after defeating the Michigan Wolverines 75 to 72. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Five Things: Miller Brothers Bounced And Florida Is Still The Favorite

Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.

03/31/2014

MARCH 20: John Schoof #22 of the American University Eagles reacts on the bench during the second round game of NCAA Basketball Tournament against the Wisconsin Badgers at BMO Harris Bradley Center on March 20, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Throttles American by 40 in NCAA Tournament Opener

Wisconsin turned its NCAA tournament opener into a red-and-white party, defeating American University 75-35.

03/20/2014

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