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Counting the number of American households with same-sex couples proved difficult, the U.S. Census Bureau said Tuesday in presenting revised estimates for its 2010 figures.According to the 2010 survey, the total number of households with same-sex couples exceeds 900,000.However, revisions due to errors in the sampling process led to a "preferred estimate" of 646,464, the Census Bureau announced.Related ContentVH1's 'Pop Up Video' returnsPeyton says he hasn't thought about...GDP report: Economic growth weak, but...Poll: GOP more enthused than DemsPerson can stay on watch list after...Is cantaloupe safe to eat?The revised figures still show a huge increase in overall numbers of households with same-sex couples over findings in the previous census a decade earlier, said Martin O'Connell, who heads the Census Bureau's fertility and family statistics branch.Overall, the households with same-sex couples are far below 1% of total U.S. households, the Census Bureau said.The revised figures are much closer to those compiled by the American Community Survey in its 2010 survey.According to the Census Bureau, the revised estimate of married same-sex households is 131,729, well below the initial count of 349,377. The revised estimate of same-sex households with unmarried partners was 514,735, much closer to the original census count of 552,620.The breakdown in the preferred estimate is 64,223 married male couples and 67,506 married female couples.

Nebraska Preps For Big Ten Debut Vs Wisconsin

Nebraska coach Bo Pelini is trying to downplay the significance of Saturday's game at Wisconsin. That's going to be hard to do. The eighth-ranked Huskers will make their Big Ten debut after more than a year of anticipation since announcing they were leaving the Big 12. Both teams are 4-0. The seventh-ranked Badgers have been dominant against a soft nonconference schedule, while Nebraska has been much less impressive.

Madison Man's Likeness Stolen Online

A Madison man who discovered that his likeness was being used online by a man in another state says he feels disgusted and is concerned about his image being used to trick others. VIDEO: Watch The Report

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Ironman Wisconsin's 'Team 9/11' Among Area Tributes

Sunday?s Ironman Wisconsin served not only as a test of strength and endurance, but on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, athletes also showed the spirit of an entire nation's resiliency.

Area Farmers Donate Hay For Southern Counterparts

Some late-season rain saved crops for many farmers in Wisconsin this year, but it's a far different story in the nation's Deep South. That's why area farmers are shipping some of this year's harvest out of town.

Shadow From Middleton Fire Department Bell Reads 9/11

A unique image is bringing a reminder of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks to the minds of Middleton firefighters.The numbers "911" are reflected on a bell that commemorates those who died in the attacks in New York, Washington, D.C.,…

Triathlon Promotes Kids Health

WISC-TV and Dean Clinic is getting families motivated all year long to fight childhood obesity.With Ironman in mind on Sunday, a special event is keeping kids and families moving Saturday morning.The 2011 Iron Kids giving 350 children a healthy challenge.…