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Ryder Cup: United States beat Europe 19-9 to reclaim trophy

The United States, led by a new generation of golfers, reclaimed the Ryder Cup on Sunday. The home team thrashed holders Europe 19-9 to herald what could be an era of domination by the Americans at the biennial competition. With half the 12-man US team comprised of rookies there were concerns as to whether the […]

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North America’s oldest polar bear in human care euthanized due to old age, she was 36

The oldest polar bear in human care in North America died Friday, according to the Milwaukee County Zoo in Wisconsin. Snow Lilly “was humanely euthanized yesterday due to declining health,” the zoo announced Saturday on Facebook. She was 36 years old. The median life expectancy for a polar in human care is 23.4 years, according […]

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Tom Felton: Harry Potter star collapses during celebrity match ahead of the Ryder Cup

Harry Potter star Tom Felton was carried off a Wisconsin golf course after he collapsed during a celebrity match ahead of the Ryder Cup. The actor, who turned 34 on Wednesday, experienced a “medical incident” and was sent to a “local hospital for treatment”, the PGA of America said. Pictures showed him conscious while being […]

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Milwaukee school fears kids would get ‘spoiled’ if they are fed free meals

A suburban Milwaukee school district is meeting to possibly reconsider opting out of a federally funded free meal program. The move met with widespread criticism from parents after school board members said they were concerned participating students would “become spoiled.” The Waukesha school board has planned a special meeting on Monday to further discuss its […]

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Wisconsin woman accidentally shoots friend while using laser sight to play with cat

A Wisconsin woman accidentally shot a friend while using the laser sight on a handgun to play with a cat, authorities said. A criminal complaint charging the 19-year-old woman with negligent use of a weapon said she was visiting a Kenosha apartment on Tuesday afternoon where a 21-year-old man had brought a handgun. The woman, […]

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United States: Two killed in shooting at Wisconsin casino

A gunman opened fire at a Wisconsin casino on Saturday night, killing two people and seriously injuring another before he was shot dead by police. The shooting took place around 7:30pm at the Duck Creek Restaurant, inside a Radisson on the grounds of the Oneida Casino in a suburb of Green Bay, police said in […]

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Mother meets her new-born daughter three months after giving birth in COVID coma

A mother came face to face for the first time nearly three months after giving birth. 32-year-old, Kelsey Townsend gave birth to her fourth child, Lucy while in a medically-induced coma with COVID-19 via a caesarean section on November 4. The Wisconsin woman ended up spending 75 days on life and lung support. Townsend finally […]

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‘They shot my son seven times, seven times like he didn’t matter’: Jacob Blake’s father

The sister of Jacob Blake told reporters on Tuesday that even as he fights for his life with seven gunshot wounds from police officers, she isn’t sorry or sad. She is angry and tired. “So many people have reached out to me saying they’re sorry that this has been happening to my family. Well don’t […]

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Wisconsin: Police shoot Black man in the back multiple times, sparking unrest

Police shot a Black man in the back multiple times in Kenosha, Wisconsin, as his three sons watched on Sunday, his family’s lawyer said, sparking a night of unrest during which protesters hurled firebombs and drawing condemnation from the governor. The victim, 29-year-old Jacob Blake, was taken to a hospital in serious condition after the […]