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Your Right To Know: How Open Will Scott Walker Be?

By Mark Pitsch My first question was a softball: ?Will you pledge right now to run the most open, transparent gubernatorial administration in the history of the universe??Gov.-elect Scott Walker's one-word reply: "Absolutely."In fact, it's hard to imagine that Walker…

Donna's Blueberry Coffee Cake

Wake up in the morning to the warm aroma of freshly baked blueberry coffee cake topped with cinnamon streusel. 1/4 cup butter or margarine 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt…

Walker Renews Calls For Union Concessions

Gov.-elect Scott Walker is renewing his call for state unions to pay more for their health care and pensions, saying it would help the state deal with a budget shortfall. VIDEO: Watch The Report

Charter Cracks Down On Internet 'Bandwidth Hogs'

Charter Communications unveiled a new initiative that it said could improve customers' Internet usage experience, and it could dramatically change the Internet use habits of a select few so-called "bandwidth hogs."

N.C. Mother, Daughter In Madison For Life-Changing Procedure

The faces of children -- a mischievous grin, the wrinkle of a nose, or the glimmer from a pair of curious eyes -- give strength to the parents that raise them. For a North Carolina mother, that strength has carried her to Madison, all to help a face she knows so well.

Donna's Brandied Cranberries And Apples

This is fast and easy to make. The brandy makes it special. 1 bag (12 ounces) fresh cranberries 1 large apple, peeled and finely chopped 1 medium orange, peeled and chopped 2/3 cup Splenda or sugar 1/4 cup brandy* 1/2…

Donna's Pumpkin Dessert With Cinnamon Sugar Topping

This is a surprisingly good dessert. It is an old recipe but adapted to be lower in calories. It was the most popular dessert at a recent party and everyone asked for the recipe. 1 box (18 ounces) yellow cake…