Sydni Briggs attempted to hang herself after guards failed to respond for 23 minutes to a call light she activated, a review found.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Department of Corrections reached an $18.9 million settlement Tuesday with a former youth prison inmate who suffered brain damage after she tried to hang herself in her cell.
The bills would prohibit local governments from regulating workplace conditions and benefits and standardize municipal inspection programs among other things.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A Wisconsin man convicted of enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Senate gave bipartisan approval to a $100 per-child tax rebate and unanimously passed a juvenile justice overhaul that would close the troubled Lincoln Hills prison and replace it with smaller facilities, breaking an impasse Tuesday that had put both bills …
Senators rejected a proposal designed to close the so-called dark store loophole and increase how much big box retailers pay local communities in property taxes.
PHOENIX (AP) — Police are investigating a new tip on the 1999 disappearance of an Arizona child after a dollar bill was found in Wisconsin with a message claiming to be from the girl.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new report shows home sales in Wisconsin hit a record high between December and February, which are typically off-months.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A black, female police officer has settled her claims of harassment by some night-shift colleagues with the City of Green Bay for $200,000.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A skeptical Supreme Court took aim Tuesday at a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group has selected some key companies to begin building its massive flat screen manufacturing complex in Racine County, the Taiwanese company announced Tuesday.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A tax break package designed to stop giant papermaker Kimberly-Clark from eliminating 600 jobs in northeast Wisconsin appears to be dead in the state Legislature.