• DNA links UW dropout Adam Peterson to Joel Marino murder in Madison

    Police have arrested a 20-year-old UW-Madison dropout in Joel Marino's stabbing death, one of three central-city murders in the past year apparently committed by strangers. more

  • No contest

    Democrats ousted Gov. Scott Walker and won five statewide offices on Nov. 6. But Assembly Speaker Robin Vos insists Republicans have the mandate to govern. more


  • Tell All: Too old and ugly for sex

    I’m on the market for the first time in 30 years. But I feel old and ugly. Should I give up? more


  • The small Republicans

    Robin Vos and Scott Fitzgerald aren’t just limiting the power of the offices of the governor and attorney general. They’re undermining the basis of our system: that rules should apply equally regardless of who is in office. more

  • Soul finale

    Otis Redding was on the cusp of superstardom when his private plane plunged into the icy waters of Lake Monona. He was just 26 when he died. Fifty years later, his music endures — as do questions about the crash. more


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