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# wisconsin - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Nearly 24 hours from freedom, Brendan Dassey's release from prison has been blocked
# Making A Murderer
# Making A Murderer

Nearly 24 hours from freedom, Brendan Dassey's release from prison has been blocked

Nov 17th 2016, 6:57 PM 41,382 Views 54 Comments

His conviction has been overturned but State prosecutors are appealing that decision.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Explainer: What happens next to Brendan Dassey of Making A Murderer?
# Making A Murderer
# Making A Murderer

Explainer: What happens next to Brendan Dassey of Making A Murderer?

Aug 16th 2016, 6:03 AM 27,378 Views 35 Comments

After his his conviction was overturned, he may be released from prison in the next 90 days unless the authorities schedule a new trial.

# wisconsin - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Rioting in Milwaukee after man fatally shot by police
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Rioting in Milwaukee after man fatally shot by police

Aug 14th 2016, 9:55 AM 12,554 Views 53 Comments

The local mayor appealed for calm.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'All I want to do is hug him': Man tells of heartbreak after son vanished while on holiday with mother
# CUSTODY BATTLE
# CUSTODY BATTLE

'All I want to do is hug him': Man tells of heartbreak after son vanished while on holiday with mother

May 24th 2016, 2:19 PM 34,293 Views 16 Comments

John Hopkins searched for his son Cody for three years, only finding him when his wife died.

# wisconsin - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Toddler shoots mother dead from back seat as she drives
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Toddler shoots mother dead from back seat as she drives

Apr 28th 2016, 7:38 AM 43,801 Views 75 Comments

The death of Patrice Price is the 77th such shooting incident involving a child in the US this year.

# wisconsin - Monday 25 April, 2016

Teenager killed by police after shooting classmates at high school prom
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

Teenager killed by police after shooting classmates at high school prom

Apr 25th 2016, 9:09 PM 28,877 Views 31 Comments

“If someone was going to shoot the school, we thought it was going to be him.”

# wisconsin - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton just took a walloping in Wisconsin
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton just took a walloping in Wisconsin

Apr 6th 2016, 6:45 AM 30,569 Views 83 Comments

The results serve notice that the Democrat and Republican nominations for president are far from done deals.

# wisconsin - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Watch: Teenage girl pepper sprayed and allegedly groped at Trump rally
# Angry Face Off
# Angry Face Off

Watch: Teenage girl pepper sprayed and allegedly groped at Trump rally

Mar 31st 2016, 9:57 PM 35,169 Views 53 Comments

The girl punched a man after she claims her chest was groped.

# wisconsin - Sunday 7 February, 2016

This is why it's never a good idea to park your car on a frozen lake...
# Vroom Vroom Glug
# Vroom Vroom Glug

This is why it's never a good idea to park your car on a frozen lake...

Feb 7th 2016, 5:47 PM 38,139 Views 19 Comments

What could possibly go wrong?

# wisconsin - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Making a Murderer's Steven Avery files new appeal as ex-fiancée says "He's not innocent"
# State Of Wisconsin Vs Steven Avery
# State Of Wisconsin Vs Steven Avery

Making a Murderer's Steven Avery files new appeal as ex-fiancée says "He's not innocent"

Jan 14th 2016, 11:58 PM 44,459 Views 102 Comments

The 53-year-old has taken his first action since the release of the Netflix documentary.

# wisconsin - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Meet the order of nuns who have been praying non-stop for 137 years
# Perpetual Adoration
# Perpetual Adoration

Meet the order of nuns who have been praying non-stop for 137 years

Nov 7th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,821 Views 60 Comments

At 11 am on 1 August 1878, a group of Franciscan sisters began praying at a convent in Wisconsin. They’re still going.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

City changes its laws just to stop a woman bringing her kangaroo to McDonald's
# Dems The Rules
# Dems The Rules

City changes its laws just to stop a woman bringing her kangaroo to McDonald's

Jun 17th 2015, 9:29 PM 15,799 Views 21 Comments

Bit harsh, no?

# wisconsin - Friday 27 March, 2015

This basketball player forgot his mic was on and completely mortified himself
# Scarlet
From The Daily Edge
# Scarlet

This basketball player forgot his mic was on and completely mortified himself

Mar 27th 2015, 3:44 PM 5,846 Views 1 Comment

He tried to covertly tell his teammates that he thought a woman was “beautiful’. Well, she knows now.

# wisconsin - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Black teenager shot and killed by police in Wisconsin
# US Shooting
# US Shooting

Black teenager shot and killed by police in Wisconsin

Mar 7th 2015, 12:29 PM 15,704 Views 95 Comments

Protesters gathered last night at the apartment where the apparently unarmed 19-year-old was shot.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Woman asked to leave US McDonald's for having a baby kangaroo in a car seat
# Jump Around
From The Daily Edge
# Jump Around

Woman asked to leave US McDonald's for having a baby kangaroo in a car seat

Feb 4th 2015, 8:43 AM 1,931 Views 1 Comment

Oh y’know, just a baby kangaroo in a car seat. As you do.

# wisconsin - Monday 26 January, 2015

Celtic punk band to Republican Governor: "Stop using our music ... we literally hate you"
# Dropkick Murphys
# Dropkick Murphys

Celtic punk band to Republican Governor: "Stop using our music ... we literally hate you"

Jan 26th 2015, 9:11 AM 175,953 Views 43 Comments

Scott Walker’s use of their song is a “like a white supremacist coming out to gangsta rap” according to the Dropkick Murphys.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Dog pukes up missing wedding ring five years after it was lost
# Puked His Ring
From The Daily Edge
# Puked His Ring

Dog pukes up missing wedding ring five years after it was lost

Jul 1st 2014, 6:00 PM 24,515 Views 23 Comments

Til dog do us part.

# wisconsin - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Dad takes toddler shopping for food. Toddler has other plans.
# The Big Shop
From The Daily Edge
# The Big Shop

Dad takes toddler shopping for food. Toddler has other plans.

Apr 20th 2014, 9:25 AM 8,372 Views 1 Comment

Well, we’re done here.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

'Snuggle shop' offers professional hugs for $60 an hour
# CUDDLES
# CUDDLES

'Snuggle shop' offers professional hugs for $60 an hour

Dec 10th 2013, 7:40 AM 15,885 Views 43 Comments

The owner says everything is above board, but police in the US aren’t impressed with the Snuggle House.

# wisconsin - Friday 15 November, 2013

Man calls the police to remove woman 'snoring like a train' in his bed
# Sleepy Snoozey Snooze
From The Daily Edge
# Sleepy Snoozey Snooze

Man calls the police to remove woman 'snoring like a train' in his bed

Nov 15th 2013, 4:09 PM 3,539 Views 1 Comment

Hey buddy, you invited her.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Entire American football team hugs sports anchor whose daughter recently died
# Support
From The42
# Support

Entire American football team hugs sports anchor whose daughter recently died

Oct 1st 2013, 1:51 PM 7,471 Views 6 Comments

Dom Tiberi was visibly touched by his favourite team’s heartwarming gesture.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

This 9/11 'special offer' almost closed down a golf club
# Played A Bogey
From The Daily Edge
# Played A Bogey

This 9/11 'special offer' almost closed down a golf club

Sep 11th 2013, 9:32 AM 20,519 Views 39 Comments

The owner said he received death threats over the offer of nine holes for $9.11.

# wisconsin - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Good news for people who were unpopular in school
# Siblings
# Siblings

Good news for people who were unpopular in school

Jul 28th 2013, 6:30 PM 23,295 Views 42 Comments

It’s not you, it’s your family, that tends to influence your place in the world later on – so says new study.

# wisconsin - Thursday 18 July, 2013

96-year-old woman defeats armed robber in her shop
# Badass
From The Daily Edge
# Badass

96-year-old woman defeats armed robber in her shop

Jul 18th 2013, 9:23 AM 14,807 Views 30 Comments

She told him: “You can have all the Tootsie Rolls you want but I am not opening that cash register.”

# wisconsin - Monday 27 May, 2013

Man on a scooter wearing a thong and cape 'breaking no law'
# Okaaaaay
# Okaaaaay

Man on a scooter wearing a thong and cape 'breaking no law'

May 27th 2013, 7:15 PM 22,260 Views 19 Comments

Complaints were raised in Madison, Wisconsin after ‘Thong Cape Scooter Man’ (as he’s become known) rode past a school,

# wisconsin - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Paul Ryan to remain as chair of House Budget committee
# US2012
# US2012

Paul Ryan to remain as chair of House Budget committee

Nov 7th 2012, 5:31 PM 6,275 Views 11 Comments

The defeated vice-presidential nominee intends to stay on as the Republicans’ leading fiscal spokesman.

Wisconsin Democrat to become first openly gay member of Senate
# US Senate
# US Senate

Wisconsin Democrat to become first openly gay member of Senate

Nov 7th 2012, 3:36 AM 4,314 Views 7 Comments

Tammy Baldwin is projected to defeat her Republican rival Tommy Thompson, becoming the Senate’s first openly gay member.

# wisconsin - Monday 5 November, 2012

The final countdown: Obama and Romney in last push for votes
# US 2012
# US 2012

The final countdown: Obama and Romney in last push for votes

Nov 5th 2012, 7:55 AM 2,593 Views 1 Comment

The candidates are criss-crossing the key battleground states with just hours to go before the US decides on Obama or Romney.

# wisconsin - Monday 22 October, 2012

Wisconsin man opens fire at salon, killing three
# Shooting
# Shooting

Wisconsin man opens fire at salon, killing three

Oct 22nd 2012, 8:45 AM 4,814 Views 7 Comments

Radcliffe Franklin Haughton’s wife worked at the salon. Four people were injured during the rampage.

# wisconsin - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Seven people wounded in shooting at Milwaukee shopping mall
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Seven people wounded in shooting at Milwaukee shopping mall

Oct 21st 2012, 7:19 PM 9,402 Views 20 Comments

Authorities are still looking for the gunman responsible for morning shootings that injured at least seven people.

# wisconsin - Thursday 11 October, 2012

US politician criticised for saying "some girls rape easy"
# America
# America

US politician criticised for saying "some girls rape easy"

Oct 11th 2012, 5:54 PM 17,471 Views 52 Comments

Republican representative for Wisconsin Roger Rivard said his father had warned him that women could agree to sex but then later claim it was not consensual.

# wisconsin - Friday 17 August, 2012

Mitt Romney says he paid 13 per cent tax rate
# Us Presidential Campaign
# Us Presidential Campaign

Mitt Romney says he paid 13 per cent tax rate

Aug 17th 2012, 10:09 AM 4,046 Views 26 Comments

The average effective federal tax rate for American taxpayers is 11 per cent.

# wisconsin - Monday 13 August, 2012

Obama: Paul Ryan is the "ideological leader" of Republicans
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Obama: Paul Ryan is the "ideological leader" of Republicans

Aug 13th 2012, 2:50 PM 4,633 Views 23 Comments

Speaking about Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick for the first time, Obama praised Ryan as a decent family man.

# wisconsin - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Romney announces Irish-American congressman Ryan as VP pick
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney announces Irish-American congressman Ryan as VP pick

Aug 11th 2012, 2:11 PM 9,008 Views 73 Comments

Wisconsin representative Paul Ryan, 42, led the Republican charge in last year’s talks on raising the US’s legal debt ceiling.

# wisconsin - Monday 6 August, 2012

Gunman in Sikh temple attack was a white supremacist
# Temple Shooting
# Temple Shooting

Gunman in Sikh temple attack was a white supremacist

Aug 6th 2012, 8:19 PM 9,271 Views 35 Comments

Wade Michael Page has been described as a “frustrated neo-Nazi”.

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple
# Temple Shooting
# Temple Shooting

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple

Aug 6th 2012, 10:37 AM 3,793 Views 7 Comments

Sikh leaders have suggested that American Muslims may have been the intended target of the mass shooting.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 6th 2012, 9:02 AM 10,175 Views 16 Comments

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# wisconsin - Sunday 5 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Aug 5th 2012, 8:06 PM 11,066 Views 2 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

7 people dead in shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin
# Shooting
# Shooting

7 people dead in shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin

Aug 5th 2012, 6:59 PM 10,691 Views 61 Comments

The suspected gunman is among the dead at the mass shooting at the temple.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Lucky cow gets a full spinal massage
# Laughing Cow
From The Daily Edge
# Laughing Cow

Lucky cow gets a full spinal massage

May 29th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,652 Views 15 Comments

Massages, concerts and water beds are the latest innovations to hit the dairy industry. For the cows… not the farmers.