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Special exchange enrollment period announced

Posted: 09/05/2014 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- An estimated 38,000 adults who had been receiving Medicaid coverage through Wisconsin's BadgerCare Plus program before being kicked off earlier this year will have more time to sign up under the federal health insurance exchange.

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Wisconsin school board adopts transgender policy

Posted: 09/05/2014 - JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin school district has adopted a policy allowing transgender students to use the bathroom and locker room of the gender with which they identify if it's OK with their parents and principals.

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Sheboygan man charged in 3 recent burglaries

Posted: 09/04/2014 - SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) -- A 39-year-old Sheboygan man has been charged with three counts of burglary after police say he was caught eating leftovers out of the fridge of a home he broke into.

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Bail set at $100K for mother in child's 2013 death

Posted: 09/03/2014 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Bail is set at $100,000 for a woman accused of allowing her 1-year-old daughter to be struck and killed by a van in Madison as the girl rode in a wheelchair last year.

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Walker: No number in mind for voucher expansion

Posted: 09/03/2014 - MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) -- Gov. Scott Walker says he doesn't have a number in mind for how much he wants to grow the private-school voucher program, should he be elected to a second term.

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1 dead, 14 hurt in Wisconsin bus crash

Posted: 09/03/2014 - Authorities say a car collided with a school bus carrying high school athletes near Pulaski, killing a passenger in the car and injuring 14 people.

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Johnson: Beheading video calls for intervention

Posted: 09/02/2014 - PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) -- Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson says the Islamic State extremists reported to have beheaded a second American journalist are evil barbarians who must be defeated.

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Walker says 'right to work' not on agenda

Posted: 09/02/2014 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Gov. Scott Walker says making Wisconsin a "right to work" state is not a part of his agenda, but he refused to say if he would veto such a bill.

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Ryan: Purported beheading reflects Obama weakness

Posted: 09/02/2014 - MILWAUKEE (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says the circumstances that led to the purported beheading of a second U.S. journalist by the Islamic State group reflect a weakness of President Barack Obama's foreign policy.

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Former Madison Police Captain named chief in Pittsburgh

Posted: 09/02/2014 - PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief. He is Cameron McLay, a former Madison, Wisconsin, police captain who has been working as a consultant for the International Association of Chiefs of Police.

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