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MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Foxconn Technology Group says it will start building a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin no later than this summer, with production starting at the end of 2020. The news Monday comes after worldwide electronics manufacturing leader sent mixed signals earlier this year about whether it planned to build any time of display screen manufacturing plant at all in Wisconsin. Foxconn in February recommitted to building what is known as a Generation 6 factory, which can make smaller display screens.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A Madison judge has stopped short of issuing a ruling in a lawsuit challenging Wisconsin Republicans’ lame-duck laws limiting Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul’s powers. Dane County Circuit Judge Richard Niess listened to oral arguments in the case for two hours Monday afternoon, then ended the hearing without issuing a ruling. He promised one would be coming soon.

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores plans to close its remaining 120 department stores by mid-June. Shopko said Monday the company was unable to find a buyer for its business. The company plans to begin winding down its retail operations this week. Shopko says it will not move forward with an auction that was scheduled Tuesday. The liquidation is expected to take 10-12 weeks. The retailer, headquartered near Green Bay, filed for bankruptcy protection in January.

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Milwaukee police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide on the city’s north side. The incident happened around 9 a.m. Monday. Authorities say a 27-year-old Milwaukee woman was shot by a 26-year-old Milwaukee man who then killed himself. Names of those involved and other details were not immediately released. Autopsies are scheduled Tuesday.

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