January 23, 2015 - 5:35pm
A national animal rights group is claiming credit for closing a University of Wisconsin lab that conducted research on cats. But officials at the Madison campus said that is "patently false" and that the lab closed because the lead researcher is retiring.
January 20, 2015 - 11:45pm
Madison Police Chief Mike Koval unveiling the department's new plan on Tuesday. Photo: Gilman Halsted/WPR.
The Madison Police Department is launching a new initiative to tackle violent crime and reduce burglaries in the city — a plan that won't address the demands of the Young, Gifted and Black coalition.
January 20, 2015 - 6:55pm
Wisconsin Congressman Mark Pocan hopes to put a face on the minimum wage debate by inviting a Madison mother of two who has only ever worked low-wage jobs to attend the State of the Union speech on Tuesday night.
January 20, 2015 - 12:00pm
The state Senate is scheduled to pass a Republican-backed constitutional amendment that would change the way the state Supreme Court chief justice is selected.