March 6, 2014 - 5:45pm
Facebook says it's going to change rules for posts involving gun sales, restricting minors' ability to view them and removing outright posts that suggest illegal sales.
March 4, 2014 - 10:45am
Gov. Scott Walker said he supports plans by Assembly Republicans to strip state Rep. Bill Kramer, R-Waukesha, of his leadership post following allegations that Kramer sexually harassed two women.
March 3, 2014 - 3:45pm
Domestic violence prevention advocates say they aren't convinced by the findings of a new study that calls for changes in the mandatory arrest policy police use when responding to domestic violence calls.
March 3, 2014 - 10:45am
A new study challenges the effectiveness of a state law requiring police to arrest someone when they respond to a domestic violence incident . Some experts warn, however, the study may be flawed.
March 3, 2014 - 10:15am
State Rep. Bill Kramer (R-Waukesha)
Assembly Republicans have scheduled a vote for Tuesday to oust Majority Leader Bill Kramer from his leadership post following allegations that he sexually harassed two women at a Washington, D.C. fundraiser.
February 28, 2014 - 5:45pm
This week, the show “Frontline” aired the episode “Secrets of the Vatican” three times on Milwaukee Public Television, and twice on Wisconsin Public Television. Image courtesy of “Frontline.”
Peter Isely of the Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests says that he worries that Milwaukee Public Television was pressured by the Catholic Church to drop daytime airings of a “Frontline” episode that covers the Milwaukee Archdioces's sex abuse controversy.
February 28, 2014 - 4:00pm
The ACLU is challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage. Photo: Joe Gratz (CC-BY-SA)
The ACLU has asked a federal judge to suspend the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage as the group's lawsuit challenging the law makes its way through the courts.
February 28, 2014 - 10:15am
Milwaukee's mayor is promising more efforts to try to prevent African-American men from dying in gun violence.
February 27, 2014 - 5:00pm
Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney speaks at a state Capitol press conference as advocates deliver 16,000 petitions in favor of universal background checks for firearms. Photo: Shawn Johnson / WPR News
Democrats and gun control advocates are making another push for a bill to require background checks for all gun purchases in Wisconsin.
February 27, 2014 - 10:45am
Wisconsin is keeping pace with federal enrollment goals for the health care marketplace, but there's concern that not enough Latinos have signed up.