Latest Wisconsin News

Crosby hits FG as time expires, Packers beat 49ers 33-30

Oct. 16, 2018 12:16 AM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A pick, a penalty and a game-winning kick. Quite a final minute for the Green Bay Packers. Mason Crosby kicked a 27-yard field goal as time expired to cap an 81-yard drive set up by Kevin King's interception with 1:07 left, and the Packers outlasted the San Francisco 49ers for a...

Deputies search for Wisconsin girl whose parents are dead

Oct. 15, 2018 9:41 PM EDT

BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities searched Monday for a 13-year-old girl they believe is in danger after her parents were found dead in their western Wisconsin home. Deputies went to the home in Barron after dispatchers received a 911 call from an unknown person at around 1 a.m. Monday, Barron County Sheriff...

No. 23 Wisconsin still has hope in Big Ten despite struggles

Oct. 15, 2018 7:56 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Their playoffs hopes are all but gone. The defense is banged up. The offense struggled in a blowout loss to Michigan. At least one big goal is still in play for No. 23 Wisconsin: the Badgers still control their destiny to win the Big Ten West and get to the conference title game. The...

The Latest: Authorities release names of Wisconsin victims

Oct. 15, 2018 7:54 PM EDT

BARRON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing Wisconsin teenager who disappeared after her parents were found dead in their home (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Authorities have released the names of a man and woman who were found dead in their western Wisconsin home. The Barron County Sheriff's...

Bucks acquire Meeks from Wizards, teams swap 2nd-rounders

Oct. 15, 2018 7:53 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have acquired suspended guard Jodie Meeks, a future second-round draft pick and cash from the Wizards, sending a future second-round pick back to Washington. The NBA suspended Meeks in April for 25 games for a violation of the league's drug program. He has 19 games left...

Receivers Cobb, Allison out again for Packers vs. 49ers

Oct. 15, 2018 7:09 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers will be without receivers Randall Cobb and Geronimo Allison against the San Francisco 49ers because of hamstring injuries. It's the second straight week that the Packers will be without Cobb and Allison. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have to rely again on...

3 teens arrested in security breach at Wisconsin Guard unit

Oct. 15, 2018 6:10 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Authorities say three teenage boys are under arrest after smashing a stolen car into a security gate at a Wisconsin Air National Guard unit, prompting a security officer to fire a gun and leading to a lockdown. The Guard says no one was injured in the security breach and shooting at the...

GOP pins hopes for keeping Ryan's Wisconsin seat on Ryan 2.0

Oct. 14, 2018 2:49 PM EDT

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Ironworker Randy Bryce spent months gearing up to try to unseat House Speaker Paul Ryan in November's election, cleverly cultivating an "Iron Stache" persona for a candidacy that was as colorful as it was unlikely. Then Ryan decided to retire , transforming a faint upset hope into a...

Sherman-Rodgers matchup highlights 49ers vs. Packers

Oct. 14, 2018 12:15 PM EDT

As two of the best players at their position in their generation, San Francisco cornerback Richard Sherman and Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers have formed a relationship built on deep respect. They have nothing but praise for each other's games and will exchange texts after one of them does something special....

Patterson-led No. 12 Michigan routs No. 15 Wisconsin 38-13

Oct. 14, 2018 12:00 AM EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Shea Patterson had his best day running the ball and was pretty good at throwing it, too. Patterson accounted for 214 yards of offense and a touchdown, leading No. 12 Michigan to a 38-13 victory over No. 15 Wisconsin on Saturday night. The Wolverines called some plays designed for...