Latest Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Stories

2008-08-05 18:00:40

By Guy Boulton, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 5--Humana Inc. (HUM) will expand the network of hospitals and doctors for the Business Health Care Group, an employer coalition in southeastern Wisconsin, starting next year. The network for the Humana Preferred plan will be in place from Jan.

2008-08-05 12:00:25

By Katherine Diaz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 5--Jerry Seubert's next clients, 12 time zones away from his Milwaukee office, won't have to put up a dollar -- or, more precisely, a dong, the currency of Vietnam -- for the services they'll receive from IBM Corp.

2008-08-05 03:00:46

By Mark Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug.

2008-08-05 03:00:00

By Kathleen Gallagher, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 5--An area doctor is planning to open a "concierge" medical office -- a practice in which doctors agree to see a limited number of patients -- in Mequon with help from an Arizona start-up that has strong Wisconsin connections. Mark W.

2008-08-05 03:00:20

By Erica Perez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug.

2008-08-04 21:00:23

By Thomas Content, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 4--Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) has won contracts valued at $100 million to cut energy use and greenhouse gas emissions and boost supplies of renewable energy at two of the federal government's four energy laboratories.

2008-08-04 12:01:04

By Tom Daykin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 4--Former Miller Brewing Co.

2008-08-04 03:00:32

By Dani McClain, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 4--Enrollment in Milwaukee Head Start programs is expected to pick up this month, as parents scramble to get their 3- and 4-year-olds into the federally subsidized early childhood education program.

2008-08-04 03:00:32

By Annysa Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 4--DANBURY -- Clay and Charlie Gess stand ready at the fire, a graham cracker in each hand. Mom doles out the chocolate squares, Dad the smoldering marshmallows.

2008-08-04 03:00:32

By Elie Dolgin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Aug. 4--Nearly one-quarter of the human stem cell lines approved for federal funding by the Bush administration may have serious ethical problems, according to a report by University of Wisconsin-Madison bioethicist Robert Streiffer.

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  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
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