Green Bay Packers' Micah Hyde celebrates with fans after running back a punt 55 yards for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

Rodgers & Hyde honored

The Green Bay Packers took two of the three NFC player of the week honors, as Aaron Rodgers was named the conference’s offensive player of t…

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Wis. community hosts giant cheese drop

Hundreds of spectators are expected to watch as an 80-pound wedge of cheese descends from a 100-foot fire truck ladder in Plymouth at the st…

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Maryland takes four off death row

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) – Outgoing Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley said Wednesday that he will commute the capital sentences of the state’s last…