Fake letter mailed to local high school seniors

Some high school seniors in La Crosse received an unexpected and somewhat shocking letter that was made to look like it came from the La Crosse County Republican Party. However, officials from La Crosse GOP said, the letter is not…

Obama honors Aretha Franklin with letter

President Barack Obama said singer Aretha Franklin "rocked the world of anyone who had the pleasure of hearing her voice" in a letter that was read during her funeral service Friday to honor the "Queen of Soul."

Senators ask DHS to crack down on alleged coerced labor

Six US senators are asking the Department of Homeland Security to take immediate steps to ensure private-prison operators aren't using forced labor at immigrant detention centers, after allegations that detainees feel coerced to work for $1 per day or less to get sufficient food and basic services.