Snow plows clear downtown lanes on Interstate 75/85 during a winter storm on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

Ice storm encases parts of the South

ATLANTA (AP) – The second wintry storm in two weeks to hit the Deep South encrusted highways, trees and power lines in ice Wednesday, knocki…

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1 person dies in Racine house fire

RACINE, Wis. (AP) – Police say one person has died in a house fire in Racine. Firefighters were called to a home on Wright Ave. just before …

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Strong quake shakes west China

BEIJING (AP) – A powerful earthquake struck a sparsely populated area of China’s far western region of Xinjiang on Wednesday, damaging some …

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MADD report shows issues in Wisconsin

Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD, has given Wisconsin a failing grade.  The organization gave the state two out of five stars in OWI p…

Marquette head coach Buzz Williams reacts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova  Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Wilson leads Marquette past Seton Hall

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – Jamil Wilson scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds in powering Marquette to a 77-66 victory over Seton Hall on Tuesday ni…