Events

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Boerner Botanical Gardens OPENING April 29!

Get ready for the blooms with the Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens’ classes and workshops.

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Gear up with Eric Jensen at Gander Mountain

Friday, April 29th from 4p-6p at the Gander Mountain in Waukesha

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ROCK GIRL Casting Call at McGillycuddy’s

Friday, April 29th from 10p-Midnite at McGillycuddy’s on Water Street

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Grand Opening of the new Ewald RAM Truck Center!

Saturday, April 30th from 1p-3p at the Grand Opening of the Ewald RAM Truck Center – HWY 100 & Forest Home in Franklin

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ROCKONSIN – Youth Garagebands Rocking Wisconsin

Apply at rockonsin.org by April 30th.

Sports

4 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

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The best sports shots this week

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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Reigning NL batting champ banned 80 games for doping

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Dee Gordon of the Miami Marlins was suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Major League Baseball said.

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Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

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NFL: Raiders hope to move to Vegas

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Raiders owner Mark Davis says he wants to move the team to Las Vegas and is willing to spend a half billion dollars as part of a deal for a new stadium in the city.

Viral Videos

12 hours ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Watch Richard Sherman pick up unsuspecting passengers

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The Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl winner takes a side gig as a driver for Lyft.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV

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Please excuse this interruption ...

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Stern father finally praises you

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"Law & Order" star J.K. Simmons and Stephen Colbert know how much praise from a stern father means. Here, pull up a chair.

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The Internet is down – the musical

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How will you live without 24/7 access at your fingertips?

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A lip-sync conversation

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Talking in songs.

National

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest newsmakers this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Teen pregnancies hit historic low

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The annual survey shows the continuation of a downward trend that began in 2006 and continued through 2014, the latest year of complete data, when nearly 250,000 babies were born to girls and women aged 15 to 19.

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U.S. high court approves rule change to expand FBI hacking power

A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in a photo illustration in Paris in this April 15, 2014 file photo.

The Supreme Court on Thursday approved a rule change that would let U.S. judges issue search warrants for access to computers located in any jurisdiction despite opposition from civil liberties groups who say it will greatly expand the FBI's hacking authority.

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Biden visits Iraq in show of support amid multiple crises

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other top officials in unannounced visits to Baghdad and Erbil on Thursday to show support for a government battling Islamic State amid political and economic crises.

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No wall, but more high-tech gear, fencing sought by U.S. border agents

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The modest scope of the requirements, details of which were contained in internal emails seen by Reuters and described by Border Patrol officials in interviews, contrasts sharply with calls by Republican presidential candidates for more drastic measures to secure the border.

Weird

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Cops: Fleeing man jumps into river, runs naked from hospital

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Police say a Pittsburgh man driving a stolen car ditched the vehicle and jumped into a river to escape from authorities. Police say after being captured, he fled naked from a hospital and hid inside a Dumpster.

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Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

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An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

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Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

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Running a marathon by mistake

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A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.

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The tractor-driving bank robber

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Police have arrested a 30-year-old Vermont man who they say attempted to rob a credit union branch's night deposit box by slamming into it with a tractor.

Showbiz

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OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu this May

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It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.

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Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

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The Swedish Oscar winner follows in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie to play the famed adventurer.

Music News

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Deftones frontman forms new supergroup

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Chino Moreno has formed a new supergroup with members of Bad Brains and Cro-Mags.

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Will Ferrell recruits ‘lookalike’ Chili Peppers rocker Chad Smith for charity bash

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The Red Hot Benefit Comedy + Music Show & Quinceanera will take place in Los Angeles, and Smith's Red Hot Chili Peppers pals and Devo will also hit the stage, while comics Jim Gaffigan and Nick Offerman will perform.

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Five Finger Death Punch sued by record label

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The group signed a four-album contract with executives at Prospect Park in 2012, and according to the deal the bandmates agreed not to record new material in the nine months following a release.

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Gene Simmons wants to limit KISS ticket resales

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The 66-year-old frontman revealed he hates seeing fans paying overinflated prices on the secondary ticketing market to see the group in action.

4 days ago in Music

Eddie Vedder, Trent Reznor heading to ‘Twin Peaks’

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The rockers are among the stars making an appearance on the reboot of the hit '90s show.

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Guns N’ Roses extend tour

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The additional gigs include a hometown show at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Aug. 18.

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