Judge denies Republicans’ attempt to join abortion lawsuit

A federal judge has rejected Wisconsin Republican lawmakers' attempt to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood challenging the state's abortion restrictions.

House panel issues subpoena to former White House counsel Don McGahn

The House Judiciary Committee has served former White House counsel Don McGahn with a subpoena as part of its investigation into obstruction of justice, a move to bring in a key player with direct knowledge about President Donald Trump’s efforts to undermine the Russia probe, according to a source familiar with the discussion.

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Bill on federal workers’ back pay in shutdown heads to Trump

President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to pay for his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall as pressure mounts to end the three-week impasse that has closed parts of the government and deprived hundreds of thousands of workers of their salaries.

Trump’s former lawyer to testify publicly before Congress

President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen will testify before the House Oversight Committee, the first major move by House Democrats to haul in a member of Trump’s team connected to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, according to a schedule published by the committee.

Shutdown heads to Week 3 – Saturday talks but not with Trump

President Donald Trump declared Friday he could keep parts of the government shut down for “months or even years” as he and Democratic leaders failed in a second closed-door meeting to resolve his demand for billions of dollars for a border wall with Mexico.

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UPDATE: Student using Juul in school bathroom sparks alert

A student opening and refilling a Juul e-cigarette at Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids sparked a “code yellow” alert,

2019 Small Business Award Spotlight: Wausau River District

Wausau River District receives the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce's Small Business of the Year Award in the Charitable Non-profit

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$22.5 million award in Children’s Hospital malpractice case

The parents of a baby who suffered permanent brain damage during surgery at a Madison hospital have been awarded $22.5

Former Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign

Joe Biden has formally entered the 2020 race for president.

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