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Flu season reaches peak later than usual, number of patients drops nationally

UHS says there is still possibility of flu case on campus until end of semester

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UW experts say Trump’s ‘free speech’ executive order will have limited impact on college campuses

Executive order requires college campuses to protect free speech, but implementation still unclear

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As potential recount looms over election, Brian Hagedorn declares victory in Wisconsin Supreme Court race

Hagedorn, who is backed by Republicans, held thin 5,960 vote lead over Democrat-backed Lisa Neubauer

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Meteotsunami forecasting efforts underway in light of recent research

Initiatives underway to develop, refine prediction strategies for storm events, further investigation needed

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As spending increases in Wisconsin Senate, Assembly races, questions on gerrymandering, campaign donations rise

Spending rose from $28 million in 2016 to $17 million in 2014

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After lower court blockage, appellate court reinstates portions of GOP lame-duck laws

Certain provisions remain unenforceable under Tuesday ruling, while multiple lawsuits still in progress

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UW professor, Wisconsin organizations research, address poverty locally

Approximately 13 percent of children in the U.S. live in poverty

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In light of new UW System advising initiative, students of color raise concerns

While UW-Madison is opting out of UW System's new initiative, UW-Madison students of color still struggle to build personable relationships with advisors

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Wisconsin unemployment rate drops to 2.9 percent

Unemployment rate stuck at 3 percent for five prior months

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Judge temporarily blocks Republican lame-duck legislation restricting power of governor, attorney general

Dane County Judge Richard Niess concluded 'extraordinary session' used to pass laws was unconstitutional