Wisconsin is a U.S. state located in the north-central United States, in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions. It is bordered by Minnesota to the west, Iowa to the southwest, Illinois to the south, Lake Michigan to the east, Michigan to the northeast, and Lake Superior to the north. Wisconsin is the 23rd largest state by total area and the 20th most populous. The state capital is Madison, and its largest city is Milwaukee, which is located on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The state is divided into 72 counties.
This weekend, the northern lights could be visible in the northern United States. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the lights will be best seen on Saturday and Sunday. This is..
15 states have identified over 120 cases of severe lung disease or pulmonary injury that may be linked to vaping. The US Centers for Disease Control it is investigating the trend among people who use..
Residents in Newark, New Jersey continue to face a water crisis after high levels of lead were found in their drinking water. Officials on Wednesday said that some of the water filters that were given..
Women and gender diverse people are running some of the best-known organic farms in Long Island – not only shifting perceptions of what a New York farmer looks like, but also highlighting the central..
Harley-Davidson Inc has laid off 40 employees at its general merchandise division in Milwaukee as part of a restructuring exercise, according to a company official with knowledge of the matter. Reuters - Published
A Wisconsin sheriff encourages other agencies around the nation to contact him to see if a recently uncovered large illegal vape-making operation is connected to any serious illnesses or deaths. (Sept... USATODAY.com - Published
Farm loan delinquencies rose to a record high in June at Wisconsin's community banks, data showed on Thursday, a sign President Donald Trump's trade conflicts with China and other countries are hitting.. Reuters - Published
The announcement adds to what appears to be a growing exodus of House Republicans that promises to change the character of the chamber, regardless of whether the party wins back control. NYTimes.com - Published
Amid a nationwide spike in severe lung illnesses, Milwaukee's health department issued an alert telling people to stop using e-cigarettes immediately. There are 16 confirmed cases of chemical pneumonia.. CBS News - Published
Rep. Sean Duffy, who has represented Wisconsin's seventh congressional district, said in a Facebook post he will need to devote more time to a baby he and his wife are expecting in October.
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Two men in California and Wisconsin who had large firearms caches have been arrested in separate incidents for threatening attacks on their workplaces, authorities in the two states said, following a.. Reuters - Published
Authorities in California and Wisconsin have arrested two men with large caches of firearms who they accused of threatening to attack their workplaces, following a spate of recent mass shooting threats.. Reuters - Published
A man facing child sex abuse charges who disappeared in 2016 has been found living in a hidden bunker in the woods in Wisconsin, law enforcement officials said. WSAW-TV reporter Naomi Kowles got an.. CBS News - Published
In recent weeks, public health officials in Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin warned of possible lung damage in teenagers caused by e-cigarettes. There's a new lawsuit against Juul, the number one.. CBS News - Published
Kim Mahoney listened from her reclining living room couch as Democratic presidential candidates debated economic, trade and environmental policies this week, needing only to look to her backyard to see.. Reuters - Published
A children’s hospital in Wisconsin is sounding the alarm after treating a surge of young patients with serious breathing problems — likely caused by vaping. The number of high schoolers using.. CBS News - Published
Eight Wisconsin teenagers are in the hospital with severe lung damage. Doctors suspect it's from vaping, although it's not clear what they inhaled. This comes amid growing concerns surrounding vaping.. CBS News - Published
This week, eight Frank Lloyd Wright buildings were added to the UNESCO World Heritage list -- sites that are singled out for their value to humanity. The buildings include wright’s Fallingwater, and.. CBS News - Published
Police do not generally need a court-issued warrant to draw an unconscious criminal suspect's blood, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Thursday in a Wisconsin drunken driving case, declining to place new.. Reuters - Published
An off-duty Chicago police officer is fighting for his life after being shot. Five officers have been killed by gunfire in recent days in Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, Texas and California. Jeff.. CBS News - Published