Prosecutor: No Charges Against White Police OfficerA Wisconsin prosecutor has decided not to charge a white police officer in the death of an unarmed biracial man in Madison.
Psychiatrist Blames Lou Gehrig's Disease In Deputy Slayings A forensic psychiatrist said he believes Lou Gehrig's disease is the reason a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy killed his wife and sister-in-law. Dr. Doug Tucker testified for the defense Wednesday in the trial of Andrew Steele, who has pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease in the August shooting deaths of his wife, 39-year-old Ashlee Steele, and her 38-year-old sister, Kacee Tollefsbol, of Lake Elmo, Minnesota.
1 Eagle Dead, Another Sick Of Apparent Lead PoisoningOne bald eagle has died and another is in serious condition in Wisconsin and lead seems to be to blame. The Dane County Humane Society in Madison is taking care of the sick eagle.
Wis. Woman With Baby Arrested For 4th DWIA Janesville woman could be charged with her fourth drunken driving offense after witnesses told police they spotted her running along the interstate in Dane County with a baby carrier.
Murder Charges Likely This Week Against Wis. DeputyA Fitchburg police lieutenant says charges are likely early this week against a recently retired Dane County sheriff's deputy accused of fatally shooting his wife and sister-in-law. Lt. Todd Stetzer says Andy Steele is being treated at a hospital for injuries consistent with a suicide attempt.
Former Wis. Deputy Charged With Sexually Assaulting Inmate Prosecutors charged a former Dane County deputy Thursday with sexually assaulting a jail inmate while she was out on electronic monitoring and keeping child pornography on his home computers.
Apparent Tornado Hits Rural Southern WisconsinAn apparent tornado has damaged homes and farm buildings in rural southern Wisconsin. The storm hit around 10:30 p.m. Sunday. Damage stretches from south of Highland to north of Dodgeville.
Wis. Limits Use Of Nude Beach To Reduce Sex, Drugs Wisconsin authorities announced Tuesday they will shut down one of nation's most popular nude beaches on weekdays after struggling for years to curtail sex and drugs on the sandbar and surrounding woods.
Records: Iowa Murder Suspect Fantasized About Rape A 21-year-old Iowa man accused of killing his mother and abducting a woman after being released from prison last week underwent treatment as a teenager because he fantasized about raping women and almost acted upon his urges several times, according to a Wisconsin prosecutor.
Man In Santa Suit Hits Dane Co. Deputy, Arrested A 69-year-old man in a Santa suit was arrested for drunken driving after authorities say he struck a Dane County Sheriff's deputy who was directing traffic.
Confirmed Heat Deaths Rise To 10 In Wis.Wisconsin now has 10 confirmed heat-related deaths since July 1. The Dane County medical examiner's office has confirmed that the death of a 73-year-old Madison man was heat-related. The man died July 5 at his home.
Wis. Couple Accused Of Starving Girl Due In Court A Madison truck driver and his wife are due back in court this week on allegations they starved and tortured the man's 15-year-old daughter.