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Black women say the stress from 'living while black' in Dane County contributes to poorer health, birth outcomes

“Ultimately, participants communicated a looming state of stress in ‘living while Black’ in Dane County,” the report said. Read more


Get her to the Greek! Former New Yorker editor details her love of the language

Mary Norris’ new book, “Greek to Me,” chronicles the former New Yorker copy editor’s fondness for the Greek language. Norris will be in Madison to talk about the book and sign copies at the Madison Public Library’s Central Branch, 201 W. Mifflin St., at 7 p.m. on April 29. Read more

Jessie Opoien: Discussion, negotiations could benefit state's Foxconn project

Tony Evers wants to help make the Foxconn project as successful as it can be while ensuring taxpayers are protected. His attitude is encouraging — let's give him a chance. Read more

Q&A: Marcus Johnson is poised to represent Madison at the national Golden Gloves tournament

“For me, boxing is a strong hobby. I need this,” Johnson said. “This is really a part of my heart and my spirit, who I am.” Read more

Plain Talk: Uber IPO classic case of rich get richer

In this era of the ever-widening wage gap in America, as the rich get richer and the poor poorer, the Ubers and Lyfts of the world are giving us another lesson in why that's so. Read more