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Obama: Nation stronger, GOP needs to play ball

Posted: 02/12/2013 - Uncompromising and politically emboldened, President Barack Obama urged a deeply divided Congress Tuesday night to embrace his plans to use government money to create jobs and strengthen the nation's middle class. He declared Republican ideas for reducing the deficit "even worse" than the unpalatable deals Washington had to stomach during his first term.

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Senate passes legislation to extend, expand Violence Against Women Act

Updated: 02/12/2013 - In a solid show of bipartisanship, the Senate has voted to renew the two-decade-old Violence Against Women Act with new provisions to ensure that gays and lesbians, immigrants and Native American women have equal access to the act's anti-domestic violence programs.

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Groups sue to end Midwest wolf hunt

Posted: 02/12/2013 - The groups filed the lawsuit in federal court in the District of Columbia on Tuesday against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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Walker to propose GPS monitoring, DNA collection

Posted: 02/12/2013 - Gov. Scott Walker wants to spend $3 million to expand GPS tracking for some people on restraining orders and $6 million to collect DNA samples from everyone arrested for felonies

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Telemarketing leads consumer complaints in 2012

Posted: 02/12/2013 - The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection said Tuesday that telemarketing complaints account for nearly 2,000 of the roughly 10,000 formal complaints filed last year.

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Obama to announce 34K troops to be home in 1 year

Posted: 02/12/2013 - A person familiar with President Barack Obama's State of the Union address says he will announce that 34,000 U.S. troops will be home from Afghanistan one year from Tuesday.

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Harassment trial set for former Wis. DA

Posted: 02/12/2013 - Ken Kratz resigned from his position as Calumet County district attorney in 2010 after The Associated Press reported he tried to spark an affair with a woman while he prosecuted her ex-boyfriend for domestic abuse.

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