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State in the upper Midwest region of the United States

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Wisconsin: State in the upper Midwest region of the United States
Wisconsin is a U.S. state in the north-central, Midwest and Great Lakes regions of the country. 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 on the western shore of Lake Michigan. The state is divided into 72 counties.

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Biden's Lead Over Trump Is Steady [Video]

Biden's Lead Over Trump Is Steady

Recent polls reveal that Joe Biden maintains his grip on the 2020 race for president. CNN reports Biden's up 52% to 42% over President Donald Trump among likely voters nationally. Biden has a 50% to..

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Biden Visits Kenosha To Meet With Jacob Blake's Family Days After Trump's Kenosha Visit [Video]

Biden Visits Kenosha To Meet With Jacob Blake's Family Days After Trump's Kenosha Visit

CNN reports Democratic nominee Joe Biden is traveling to Wisconsin on Thursday. He plans to hold a community event in Kenosha and then meet with the family of Jacob Blake. Jacob Blake is the..

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Biden talks to Jacob Blake, hears from Kenoshans [Video]

Biden talks to Jacob Blake, hears from Kenoshans

[NFA] Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden put himself squarely in the middle of ongoing national tumult over racial injustice and police brutality on Thursday, meeting with residents of..

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Biden shakes hands with staffer in Wisconsin [Video]

Biden shakes hands with staffer in Wisconsin

Despite regularly taking strict social distancing measures, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden slipped into pre-pandemic campaign mode as he shook the hand of a staffer on the tarmac in..

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Trump denies systemic racism in police [Video]

Trump denies systemic racism in police

President Donald Trump says he doesn't believe that there's a problem withsystemic racism in policing as he wraps up a tour in Kenosha, Wisconsin. MrTrump on Tuesday toured damage caused amid unrest..

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Trump Headed To Kenosha, Not Meeting With Jacob Blake's Family [Video]

Trump Headed To Kenosha, Not Meeting With Jacob Blake's Family

President Donald Trump is slated to visit Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday. This is a trip against the wishes of officials requesting he stay away from the city. Kenosha is still coping from the recent..

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Trump visits Kenosha, praises police [Video]

Trump visits Kenosha, praises police

[NFA] U.S. President Donald Trump defied requests to stay away and visited Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday, not to urge racial healing after a white officer shot a Black man in the back but to express..

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Wisconsin Governor Urges Trump To ‘Reconsider’ Visit To Kenosha [Video]

Wisconsin Governor Urges Trump To ‘Reconsider’ Visit To Kenosha

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers has written an official letter asking President Donald Trump not to visit Kenosha, Wisconsin.

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Trump making Kenosha trip to 'increase love' [Video]

Trump making Kenosha trip to 'increase love'

[NFA] GRAPHIC WARNING: Despite calls from local officials to reconsider the visit to the Midwestern city as emotions are still running high in the wake of the shooting of Jacob Blake, President Donald..

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Trump will not visit Jacob Blake's family in Kenosha [Video]

Trump will not visit Jacob Blake's family in Kenosha

President Donald Trump will travel to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday, amidfury over the police shooting of Jacob Blake which left the 29-year-old Blackman paralyzed. But Trump said he will not be..

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Trump Plans To Visit Cops, Not Jacob Blake's Family, During Kenosha Visit [Video]

Trump Plans To Visit Cops, Not Jacob Blake's Family, During Kenosha Visit

Donald Trump is not currently scheduled to meet with the family of Jacob Blake. This comes as a shock to many, seeing as he will be visiting Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday. Demonstrations were sparked..

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Darren Randolph: The anti-racism message still hasn’t sunk in [Video]

Darren Randolph: The anti-racism message still hasn’t sunk in

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph has backed athletes throwingtheir weight behind the Black Lives Matter campaign. NBA play-off fixtures inthe United States were postponed last week as..

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Trump plans visit to Kenosha amid protests [Video]

Trump plans visit to Kenosha amid protests

[NFA] Democratic officials, including Wisconsin's lieutenant governor, accuse Donald Trump of fanning the flames of violence as the president plans to visit a city roiled by protests. This report..

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DHS calls on Portland to 'step up' after shooting [Video]

DHS calls on Portland to 'step up' after shooting

[NFA] Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf on CBS's Face the Nation on Sunday blamed on local leaders for a surge in violence in Portland and called for a crackdown. Gavino Garay has more.

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Donald Trump to visit Kenosha [Video]

Donald Trump to visit Kenosha

US President Donald Trump is to visit Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday. The cityhas seen widespread unrest since a black man was shot in the back andseriously injured by a policeman.

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Anti-racism demonstrators march in Kenosha [Video]

Anti-racism demonstrators march in Kenosha

[NFA] About 1,000 people joined a mile-long march in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Saturday afternoon, chanting "Black Lives Matter" and "No Justice, No Peace" as National Guard units stood by to prevent a..

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Blake's Family to Lead New Kenosha Rally [Video]

Blake's Family to Lead New Kenosha Rally

(Newser) – Family members of Jacob Blake, a Black man who was paralyzed after a Kenosha police officer shot him in the back, are leading a march and rally Saturday to call for an end to police..

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Less than two months before the election, both parties are waging legal battles around the country over who gets to vote and how.
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