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Wisconsin cheerleaders forced to flee after snowball blitz

Michael P. King/AP There was plenty of snow in Camp Randall Stadium in Wisconsin Saturday for snowball fight. Talk about friendly fire. The Wisconsin cheerleaders were forced to leave the field and hide in a stadium tunnel after being pelted by snowballs thrown by the Badgers faithful, according to multiple reporters on the scene. More than a foot of snow ...

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Pop Warner youth football sued over Wisconsin man’s suicide

By STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of a Wisconsin man who died in 2012 is suing the Pop Warner organization, saying his suicide was the result of dementia caused by brain injuries he suffered while playing youth football. Joseph Chernach was 25 when he hanged himself in his mother’s shed in Hixton, Wisconsin, in 2012. The ...

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Michelle Obama campaigning in Wisconsin, Illinois

By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama was due back in Wisconsin on Tuesday to campaign again for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke, who is locked in a tight race with Republican Gov. Scott Walker in which both have been heavily courting women voters. Obama has been keeping a busy schedule on the campaign ...

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