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4 ferry crew members detained in South Korea

A South Korean prosecutor says four more crew members from a sunken ferry have been detained on allegations of failing to protect passengers.

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Federal appeals court upholds Walker's union law
Milwaukee zoo's baby gorilla had no trauma
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UPDATE: Fire out at Wood Creek

Wisconsin police brace for new probe protocols


MADISON — A bill that would put outside agencies in charge of investigating officer-involved deaths could create conflict and confusion for Wisconsin agencies that have traditionally done it themselves, police observers say.

The measure’s supporters say the new requirements will counter claims that police protect their own from consequences of using deadly force.


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Job applicants prepare for complicated interview process


While heading to the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, English major Sarah Towle was driving herself crazy with potential interview questions she might need to answer during a recent job fair on campus.

“I was talking to myself, preparing what I would say if someone asked me different questions,” Towle said.

How about yielding the right of way?

DART — To the two drivers who caused accidents a week ago because they failed to yield the right of way. One driver was taken to the hospital after colliding with another car because he did not yield while turning from 50th Avenue onto 60th Street. A motorcyclist was turning from 19th Avenue onto 52nd Street when he had to swerve to avoid a car driven by a man who failed to yield. What is the big rush? Drivers should take their turn and be a bit more civil.

Today's Poll

Herb Kohl announced Wednesday the sale of the Milwaukee Bucks to a pair of New York hedgefund billionaires. As everyone knows, the NBA team is in need of a new arena. Kohl promised $100 million and the new owners will give $100 million as well. Who should cover the rest?
The new owners and investors should cover the cost.
The city and taxpayers should split the cost.
The Bucks don't need a new stadium.
Who cares? The team should look for a new home elsewhere.

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