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MADISON (WORT) — The people of Madison responded Tuesday to news out of Ferguson, MO, by peacefully protesting outside the Dane County Jail and marching around the Capitol Square. In Our Backyard spoke to community leaders, Madison Police Chief Mike Koval, and protesters in the streets.
A strange object in a nearby galaxy has Astronomers scratching their heads. Is it a rouge black hole? Is it a rare star? Listen to find out!
MADISON (WORT) — Many public employees were surprised to learn that Dane County Executive Joe Parisi will be terminating their union contracts for 2015 and 2016.
Tonight, we discussed a few basics of artificial intelligence. It turns out that this covers a very broad area of computer science research. We barely covered the meaning of artificial intelligence, but it boils down to creating aspects of human thinking, learning, perception, and communication in computers and machines. Our chatty guest this evening was […]
MADISON (WORT) — President Barack Obama announced another round of executive orders targeting U.S. immigration policy on Thursday night. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) calls the executive actions “lawless.” Dylan Brogan reports.
MADISON (WORT) — After a week-long skirmish between the Common Council and Mayor Paul Soglin, the City of Madison has adopted a 2015 budget. Dylan Brogan reports.