What to Do With a Large Inheritance

The best thing to do with a large inheritance depends on what kind of financial planning you've already done, whether or not your inheritance is in a …


The FDA Has Never Approved a Drug Like This in Its 111-Year History

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is tasked with an inglorious job. It digs through hundreds, if not thousands, of pages of clinical trial …


Zebra mussels may worsen lake health hazards caused by farm pollution

An explosion of the zebra mussel population in Lake Mendota this year could mean more foul-smelling shoreline slime and repeats of the major fish …


No, Your Tesla Won't Take 8.2 Years to Pay Off Its Carbon Debt

You don't need to be a Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) fan to know that lithium-ion batteries will play an essential role in turning electric vehicles (EVs) …


Voces de la Frontera forum to mobilize immigrants for legislative fights

Last year, Wisconsin Republicans introduced a bill that would ban "sanctuary cities" in the state. Voces de la Frontera, a Wisconsin organization …


Here's Why the Best Is Yet to Come for Apache Corp.

Since I decided to buy shares of oil and gas driller <b>Apache Corporation</b> (NYSE: APA) last month, the stock has taken me on a wild ride. Energy prices …


MPD: Man fights with officers during arrest

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)---A Middleton man faces charges after he was concealing a fully loaded handgun while he fought with officers as they tried to …


Clinton’s loss could deal a still more bitter blow

The Supreme Court has decided to hear Wisconsin’s redistricting case, which argues that the Republicans disenfranchised voters with partisan …


Funk Factory Taproom rumbles to life

It’s been a slow build-out, but Funk Factory’s Taproom is about to open to the public. Regular, unfruited Meerts will be on tap for its grand opening …


Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana French Toast Bake

Check out the Tasty One-Stop Shop for cookbooks, aprons, hats, and more at<p>Here is what you'll need!<p>Peanut Butter …


Why Ford Motor Company's Fat 5.4% Dividend Is a Big Problem

At current prices, <b>Ford Motor Company</b>'s (NYSE: F) dividend yield is nearly 5.4%. That's huge. It's also a problem.<p>The problem isn't that Ford can't …


New program makes vegetables, produce available for free on campus

Undergraduate Hannah DePorter officially welcomes people to help themselves to refrigerator-stored produce during the grand opening of the UW Campus …


A Surprising Disappointment Derails NewLink Genetics -- What's Next?

<b>Roche Holdings</b> (NASDAQOTH: RHHBY) <b></b>surprisingly cut ties with <b>NewLink Genetics</b> (NASDAQ: NLNK) on GDC-0919 last week, and that decision puts NewLink …


Lawmakers say GOP reining in DNR scientists who rebelled on climate change

Gov. Scott Walker's budget spells out plans that critics say will allow more control over politically unpopular scientific findings.


Farm family leaves for Mexico amid questions over immigration crackdown

The family left the relative prosperity of the United States for the uncertainty of Mexico.


UW-Madison students hope to create new high-speed transportation with Badgerloop pod

Badgerloop was formed to work on a concept of transportation that would propel passenger and freight vehicles through a vacuum tube at hundred of …


Garrison Keillor: Taking a break from the news

The Europeans have a history of dealing with the madness of rulers; we do not.


Newsrooms should build trust with audiences in drone journalism


Packers: Damarious Randall in position to be 'Star' of Green Bay's defense

Randall, a third-year cornerback, has been working inside in the slot on the Packers’ first-string nickel defense, a position coaches call the “Star.”


Chevron's Management Looks Like It's Changing Its Capital Spending Habits

It's been close to a decade, but one of <b>Chevron</b>'s (NYSE: CVX) signature projects -- Gorgon LNG -- is up and running. Now Chevron doesn't have to worry …


iPhone manufacturer Foxconn eyes Wisconsin for new plant

President Donald Trump, in Wisconsin on Tuesday, suggested there were negotiations under way with a company that would bring a lot of jobs to the …


UW-Madison now offers course on drones

MADISON, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering has added a course on drones this summer, according to a release.<p>The class …


John Nichols: Bernie Sanders, and his ideas, are going global

On a trip to Britain, Sen. Bernie Sanders cheered on Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's "For the Many, Not the Few" policies.

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New UW-Madison policy allows use of drones for educational and research purposes

UW-Madison faculty, staff, students, contractors and affiliates can apply to use drones on campus for university-related purposes.


Donald Trump: Wisconsin could land 'major, incredible manufacturer' soon

President Donald Trump will also help Scott Walker raise money for the governor's re-election campaign Tuesday.

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Jamie Sims named interim principal at Black Hawk after probe of school financial practices

The Madison School District has named Jamie Sims to lead Black Hawk Middle School on an interim basis next school year, as the process to pick a …


Machine learning can detect a genetic disorder from speech recordings

Machine learning is a form of artificial intelligence by which algorithms are “trained” to analyze new information using existing data. Researchers …


Marijuana Stock Investors in Awe as California Goes Toe-to-Toe With the Trump Administration

There are very few industries that offer the growth potential of legal marijuana, which is probably why investors have flocked to marijuana stocks …


Amber Alert canceled: 8-year-old Knowlton boy found safe

KNOWLTON, Wis. - Officials canceled an Amber Alert issued for an 8-year-old Knowlton boy after he and the man he was believed to have been with were …

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Donald Trump to highlight workforce issues at Waukesha Technical College

The president plans to visit Waukesha County Technical College on Tuesday along with Gov. Scott Walker.

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