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# wisconsin - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Kerrygold is banned in the state of Wisconsin but local butter lovers are fighting back
# Creamy Golden Goodness
# Creamy Golden Goodness

Kerrygold is banned in the state of Wisconsin but local butter lovers are fighting back

Mar 21st 2017, 6:07 AM 36,437 Views 35 Comments

They’ve filed a lawsuit challenging the ban.

# wisconsin - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'

Nov 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 23,864 Views 115 Comments

Green Party candidate Jill Stein wants recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

Why Wisconsin voters who backed Obama jumped ship from Democrat to Republican
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Why Wisconsin voters who backed Obama jumped ship from Democrat to Republican

Nov 27th 2016, 8:30 AM 12,525 Views 43 Comments

“I went to try and get help and they turned me down. But the Mexicans come in there or any type of Hispanics come there, and they got the help.”

# wisconsin - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Clinton campaign to take part in recount of votes in Wisconsin
# Taking On Trump
# Taking On Trump

Clinton campaign to take part in recount of votes in Wisconsin

Nov 26th 2016, 7:44 PM 21,634 Views 66 Comments

Green Party candidate Jill Stein has requested a recount in Wisconsin and has announced her intention to also seek recounts in Michigan and Pennsylvania.

# 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 41,442 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 27,399 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 12,568 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 34,304 Views 18 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 43,817 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 28,881 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 30,580 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 35,172 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 44,499 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 24,442 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 15,800 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 5,853 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 15,712 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 1,959 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 175,992 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 24,517 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 8,380 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 16,137 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 3,559 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 7,475 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 20,530 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 23,312 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 14,847 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 22,275 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 6,279 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 4,327 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 2,605 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 4,815 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 9,405 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 17,480 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 4,053 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 4,640 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 9,016 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 9,275 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 3,796 Views 7 Comments

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