MADISON - Good news for air travelers. The Federal Aviation Administration says it has suspended all furloughs for air traffic controllers, and that air travel should return to normal by Sunday evening.
The furloughs, caused by federal spending cuts, resulted in thousands of flight delays and hundreds of cancellations throughout the week.
But congress passed legislation Friday giving the transportation department flexibility. It will be able to shift money around in its budget to stop the furloughs and put all controllers back to work.
WAUSAU - Police in Wausau expect to forward forgery charges to the Marathon County District Attorney against four people after finding counterfeit money in the area.
Patrick J. Eppolite Jr., 22; Michael A. Beck, 27; Jeremy J. Hess, 36; and Amanda M. Bender, 32, are currently in jail on probation holds, but investigators believe they're connected to some counterfeit $20 bills in the area, according to the Wausau Police Department.
GREEN BAY - Prosecutors have charged a 26-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend and her mother and injuring a third person in the Green Bay area.
Jacob Cayer of Ashwaubenon was charged Friday with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide. WLUK-TV reports Cayer also is charged with attempted first-degree intentional homicide, burglary, and bail jumping.
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