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U.N. Secretary-General: "Credible reports" of civilians killed in Aleppo

Aleppo civilians killed by "intense bombing"

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says opposition forces control just 5 percent of eastern Aleppo and the U.N. has received "credible reports" of civilians killed by intense bombing and summary executions by pro-government forces. He told an emergency meeting of the…

2016 Nobel Prize winners

Two professors, one from MIT and one from Harvard, were announced as the winners of the Nobel Prize in economics on Monday by the Royal Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden. Here is a list of Nobel Prize winners for 2016.

AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 6 pm, WI

Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or apminneapolis@ap.org.

Tenn. wildfires: 2 teens charged

Two juveniles face charges of aggravated arson in connection with a deadly Tennessee wildfire that began in late November and spread to Gatlinburg, Tennesee, authorities say.

What to know: Zika virus

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has lifted the final zone of active Zika transmission in Miami-Dade on Dec. 9. Here's what you need to know about the virus.

BC-WI--Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI

Good morning. Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 242-9022 or 414-225-3580 or apmlw@ap.org.

Wisconsin Daybook

Associated Press Wisconsin Daybook for Friday, Dec. 09.The following events are listed for your planning only and their appearance here does not indicate The Associated Press plans coverage. Please note that all scheduled events are subject to change. Contact numbers listed are not intended for publication.Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Milwaukee bureau is reachable at 414-225-3580. Send daybook items to Wisconsin@applanner.com.--------------------

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PATROL CHAPLAINSWisconsin State Patrol selects first chaplainsMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin State Patrol has selected its first group of chaplains.The patrol issued a news release saying the 19 volunteer chaplains were appointed Friday. The chaplains are ordained or licensed clergy and currently police chaplains. They hail from Omro, Racine, La Crosse, Rhinelander and Sparta, among other cities.

BC-MN--Minnesota News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, MN

Good morning. Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or apminneapolis@ap.org.

AP-WI--Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI

Good morning. Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 242-9022 or 414-225-3580 or apmlw@ap.org.

Wisconsin Daybook

Associated Press Wisconsin Daybook for Thursday, Dec. 08.The following events are listed for your planning only and their appearance here does not indicate The Associated Press plans coverage. Please note that all scheduled events are subject to change. Contact numbers listed are not intended for publication.Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Milwaukee bureau is reachable at 414-225-3580. Send daybook items to Wisconsin@applanner.com.--------------------

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DOCTOR DEATH-PARENTSJurors award $100K in doctor death from ambulance crash(Information from: Wisconsin State Journal, http://www.madison.com/wsj)MADISON, Wis. (AP) ��� A Dane County jury has awarded $100,000 to the parents of a doctor who was killed in an ambulance crash in 2013.But the jury on Thursday gave no award for pain and suffering Dr. Stanley Phillips may have experienced.

Wisconsin Daybook

Associated Press Wisconsin Daybook for Wednesday, Dec. 07.The following events are listed for your planning only and their appearance here does not indicate The Associated Press plans coverage. Please note that all scheduled events are subject to change. Contact numbers listed are not intended for publication.Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Milwaukee bureau is reachable at 414-225-3580. Send daybook items to Wisconsin@applanner.com.--------------------

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COLLEGE THREATNevada man accused of threatening Wisconsin studentMADISON, Wis. (AP) ��� A federal grand jury has accused a Las Vegas man of threatening to kill a student at Madison's Edgewood College.Prosecutors charged 42-year-old Stephen Hemmes on Nov. 10 with using interstate commerce to threaten the student. A grand jury indicted him on that count Wednesday.