Senior Reporter, Wisconsin State Journal
A reporter at the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison, WI. Interested in the curiosities, flaws and follies in life.
jsonline.com — State officials have seen a steady increase in the past two years in calls from Latino consumers who complain about unscrupulous practices by mail order companies. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection said in a news release Thursday that Hispanics statewide have been specifically targeted in scams that began as phone, online or mail-based purchases of goods, but turned into aggressive and threatening demands for additional money or purchases.
gazettextra.com — Ask to view police reports at the Edgerton Police Department, and you'll be given a stack of reports that include the details of arrests or incidents, along with the last names of those arrested. As in: "Pierce was arrested at 9:02 p.m. May 4 in Edgerton for operating a vehicle while intoxicated."
blog.ap.org — The AP Stylebook today is making some changes in how we describe people living in a country illegally. Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll explains the thinking behind the decision: The Stylebook no longer sanctions the term "illegal immigrant" or the use of "illegal" to describe a person.
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