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June 24, 2017 2:11 AM Company: 5th worker has died after Wisconsin mill explosion

CAMBRIA, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin company says a fifth worker has died after an explosion last month at its corn milling plant. Didion Milling officials say Carlos "Charly" Nunez died Friday at a hospital from injuries he suffered in the May 31 explosion at the plant in Cambria. The community is about 45 miles (72 kilometers) northeast of Madison

June 23, 2017 12:01 PM Driver rescued after van gets stuck in Wisconsin drawbridge

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Firefighters had to rescue a man after his minivan became wedged in a drawbridge in downtown Green Bay. Officials say the van got stuck between one of the opening spans and the fixed roadway on the Walnut Street Bridge early Thursday. The Green Bay Metro Fire Department says the driver went around the traffic arm and apparently 4

June 19, 2017 11:36 PM Fox sports commentator flubs the name of US Open winner's girlfriend, mistakenly naming his ex in embarrassment for the network

A Fox sports commentator has made an embarrassing flub, misidentifying the US Open winner's girlfriend by using the name of the athlete's ex-girlfriend. Announcer Joe Buck made the mix-up at the climax of Brooks Koepka's US Open win on Sunday at Erin Hills in Wisconsin, identifying the woman who kissed the victorious golfer as Becky Edwards. His current 4

June 19, 2017 7:30 AM US Open: Brooks Koepka wins first major title

American Brooks Koepka powered his way to a first major title in record-equalling fashion as Tommy Fleetwood's brave US Open bid ended in disappointment. Koepka carded a closing 67 at a windswept Erin Hills to finish 16 under par, matching the tournament scoring record set by Rory McIlroy at Congressional in 2011. The big-hitting 27-year-old fired six birdies 13

June 19, 2017 1:09 AM US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka holds nerve to secure first career major at Erin Hills

Koepka intelligently handled the windy conditions on the final day of a thrilling tournament in Wisconsin. Brooks Koepka secured the first major of his career by surging to glory to win the US Open in some style at Erin Hills on Sunday (18 June). Koepka was one shot behind Brian Harman going into the final day at Wisconsin but handled the windy conditions 7

June 17, 2017 9:12 PM Li makes history at U.S. Open before third round 82

ERIN, Wisconsin, June 17 (Reuters) - Haotong Li made a small piece of history by surviving the halfway cut at the U.S. Open, but closed out a frustrating third round with a quadruple-bogey at the par-five 18th on Saturday. Li found the rough with his tee shot on 18 and hacked it out with an eight-iron, but his ball settled into a deep divot on the fairway 8

June 16, 2017 3:56 PM Casey goes top then crashes down U.S. Open leaderboard

ERIN, Wisconsin, June 16 (Reuters) - After grabbing a share of the early second round lead at the U.S. Open, Paul Casey crashed down the leaderboard with a triple bogey as the Erin Hills layout showed its teeth on Friday. Casey and other early starters were greeted by more challenging conditions than those they faced in the opening round as winds picked 5

June 16, 2017 2:49 PM Paul Casey looks to reel in US Open pacesetter Rickie Fowler

England's Paul Casey looked to reel in Rickie Fowler at the top of the US Open leaderboard Friday as the second round got under way. Fowler surged into a one-shot lead on Thursday with a brilliant opening seven-under-par 65 in his quest for a first major at the Erin Hills Course in Wisconsin. Benign conditions on Thursday made for a feast of low-scoring 6

June 16, 2017 12:54 AM US Open 2017 Leaderboard: Rickie Fowler sits top of the standings at Erin Hill after day one as Rory McIlroy and Jason Day endure nightmare rounds

Rickie Fowler's excellent 65 led the way on day one at the US Open, as two of the world's best golfers had nightmare experiences around Erin Hills. While Fowler took a one-shot lead from Paul Casey and Xander Schauffele after the first round in Wisconsin, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day were cut well adrift. McIlroy's driving was erratic as he carded a six-over 52 46

June 15, 2017 7:00 PM Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open

The pilot of a small advertising blimp was seriously burned when the aircraft crashed at the US Open golf tournament, authorities said. The man was the only person aboard when the craft went down shortly before midday at the Erin Hills golf course in Erin, Wisconsin. A statement from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office says the pilot was taken to a hospital 4