LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police bomb technicians made major miscalculations in June when they detonated illegal fireworks improperly and caused a massive explosion that rocked a city neighborhood and injured 27 people in June, according to a report by federal investigators.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The summer that was supposed to mark America’s independence from COVID-19 is instead drawing to a close with the U.S. more firmly under the tyranny of the virus, with deaths per day back up to where they were in March.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dan + Shay, Luke Combs, Rascal Flatts and more country artists were celebrated alongside prominent songwriters, producers and industry leaders at the Academy of Country Music Honors awards show.
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president on Tuesday urged closer ties between the ex-Soviet nation and NATO and the European Union in a speech marking the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's independence.
The killings are Madison’s second and third homicides of 2021.
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"What exists in the United States could best be described not as majority rule but rather, rule by the most highly motivated."
The free festival will feature live music, a beer garden, food carts and an art fair as well as carnival rides and children's entertainment.
Part of a national campaign to encourage civic engagement and examine American history, Madison is recognizing "Civic Season" from Saturday through July 4.
It looks like we will miss Joe Biden's goal to get 70% of Americans one dose of the vaccine by July 4.
Can you believe the amount of whining you heard about the mask mandate in Dane County being extended for a final two weeks?
The 65-mile trek culminated on Saturday with rallies at the state Capitol and the Governor's Mansion.
With nearly all local public displays canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, fireworks vendors say business is booming as people take matters into their own hands.
This State Journal report ran on June 28, 1870:
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