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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:04:37 -0500

MILWAUKEE — For kids admitted to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, their stay can sometimes be emotionally and physically draining. Brian Kramp introduces us to some four-legged friends ready to provide a quick pick-me-up.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:01:55 -0500

Google, a company that’s built everything from a search engine to a self-driving car, will now try its hand at a city neighborhood. Sidewalk Labs, an urban innovation company owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, is teaming with Toronto to begin planning a neighborhood designed as a model for urban life in the 21st century. Sidewalk Labs will invest $50 million in an initial phase of planning and pilot testing. Alphabet has also pledged to relocate Google’s headquarters in Canada […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:58:02 -0500

It looks like the NFL won’t require players to stand for the National Anthem, and President Trump isn’t happy about it. At a meeting of team owners in New York, Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league hasn’t asked players to commit to standing. And a league spokesman said earlier that the NFL was not expected to change its current policy, which says that players should stand, not that they must. “We did not ask for that,” Goodell told reporters on […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:52:29 -0500

GLENDALE — Glendale police are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing man. 54-year-old Kevin Oyer has been missing since late Tuesday night, October 17th. Police say Oyer suffers from seizures and needs to take medication. He may be on a bicycle. Please contact the Glendale Police Department with any information at 414-228-1753.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:47:07 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Experience the darker side of the Milwaukee Art Museum. Just in time for Halloween, MAM After Dark turns into a murder mystery. About MAM After Dark (website) Put on your detective hat, embrace your inner murder-mystery character—or simply leave the costumes to the suspects—and observe as a live game of Clue-like drama unfolds. Throughout the night, watch the scenes play out, and see if you can solve the crime. Follow updates here for more clues leading up to […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:43:54 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened early Wednesday morning, October 18th on the city’s south side. It happened around 4:05 a.m. near 32 and Burnham. Police say the victim, a 34-year-old woman, was shot by a suspect during unknown circumstances.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. MPD continues to seek the suspect.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:39:47 -0500

The security guard who approached Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock’s hotel suite before the massacre said he heard “drilling sounds” before he was shot through the door. In an episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” set to air Wednesday, Jesus Campos recounts for the first time on TV the night of the shooting. Campos was wounded by Paddock on October 1, minutes before the gunman sprayed gunfire on concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest Festival from a hotel room in […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:37:26 -0500

AOL is making some major changes to its services. AIM is going away and they want to charge users to continue using their desktop software. Here’s what you need to know so you’re not disconnected. Follow KTLA Tech Reporter Rich DeMuro on Facebook or Twitter for cool apps, tech tricks & tips! Remember when America Online ruled? The company was one of the first ways many of us got our start on the Internet. Those days are long behind us, but there are many […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:01:52 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Due to overwhelming demand, ticket sales have been temporarily suspended for China Lights  “The Magic Returns” held at Boerner Botanical Gardens in Hales Corners. Ticket sales will resume on Monday, October 23  at 9:00 a.m., ONLINE only at chinalights.org, on a limited basis. In addition, due to the popularity of China Lights, officials have announced that the lantern festival will be extended one week and will now officially close on Sunday, October 29th at 10:00 p.m. China Lights features the […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:22:55 -0500

Three of the five people shot Wednesday at an office park in Edgewood, Maryland, have died in what appears to be a targeted attack, Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler said. All five victims are believed to be employees of Advanced Granite Solutions, where the shooting happened, the sheriff said. The suspect is associated with the business but it’s unclear how, he said. Police say they are looking for a suspect, Radeed Labeeb Prince, 37. Prince is believed to have been […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:44:02 -0500

WEST ALLIS — West Allis police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect wanted in connection with multiple acts of graffiti that occurred early Sunday morning, October 15th. The acts occurred between the 7000-7400 blocks of W. Greenfield Avenue. The subject is believed to be a white male, in his 30’s, 5’10”-6’00” tall, thin build, with dark hair, glasses, and facial hair. If you know the subject(s) or anything related to this investigation, please contact the West Allis Police Department […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:15:18 -0500

Ford is recalling 1.3 million of F-series pickup trucks, the best selling vehicle in America, for a problem with a door latch that could allow the door to open unexpectedly. The affected models include some of the model year 2015 F-150’s, as well as some 2017 Super Duty pickups. In addition to the problem with the door opening while the car is moving, the latch can also prevent the driver from opening the door when they need to. Ford estimates […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:12:20 -0500

NEW YORK CITY —The runaway cow captured the attention of thousands of people as he escaped a slaughterhouse and evaded capture. Now he is safe at an animal sanctuary in New Jersey, according to WPIX. Around 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, the dark brown steer – as a castrated bull is called – escaped from a Brooklyn slaughterhouse, according to police.  The steer was spotted running up Coney Island Avenue near Cortelyou Road, as well as on 17th Street and a variety […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:09:28 -0500

AURORA, Ill. – A federal employee has been using the musical.ly app to ask teenage girls to send him nude photos, officials say. He’s also accused of threatening to rape and kill them if they didn’t send him pictures, according to WGN. Richard Barnett, 39, hid behind the username “davidbanks1014,” according to the Beacon-News. Police arrested Barnett Monday at his home in Aurora. According to his LinkedIn account, Barnett has spent 14 years in the U.S. military. He currently works at the […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:07:48 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened near 15th and Clarke on Tuesday night, October 17th. Police say the victim, a 44-year-old man, states that while exiting his car he heard several gunshots in the area. After realizing that he had been shot, the victim fled the scene in his vehicle. He was eventually taken to a local hospital by a relative. The investigation is ongoing.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:59:30 -0500

Look who is turning six years old Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:40:08 -0500

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating the death of a 41-year-old man from Milwaukee who sustained crushing injuries while operating a crane at Russel Metals — located near 6th and Armour. It happened on Monday, October 16th at approximately 3:00 p.m. The man was pronounced dead at Froedtert Hospital on October 17th at 7:41 p.m. An autopsy will be performed today. Monitor FOX6 News and FOX6Now.com for updates on this developing story.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:23:47 -0500

MIAMI — President Donald Trump told the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger that her husband “knew what he signed up for,” according to a Florida congresswoman who says she heard part of the conversation on speakerphone. Rep. Frederica Wilson said she was in the car with Myeshia Johnson on Tuesday on the way to Miami International Airport to meet the body of Johnson’s husband, Sgt. La David Johnson, when President Trump called. When asked by […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:39:57 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Miller Park has been named as a stop on Kenny Chesney’s “Trip Around the Sun” 2018 tour —  which will rock the stadium on Saturday, April 28th. This is the third time the country music star will headline at the home of the Brewers. The concert will feature other top country stars including Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion and Brandon Lay. The tour comes on the heels of Chesney’s announcement of his latest album, Live in No Shoes Nation. Tickets officially go on […]

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:05:49 -0500

MILWAUKEE — A 30-year-old Wisconsin man was arrested early Wednesday morning, October 18th in Indiana. This, after he kidnapped his two-year-old daughter and led police on a three-state chase, according to FOX59. Two-year-old Kendra Brown was taken from her home by her non-custodial parent, Kenneth Brown, shortly before 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 17th. FOX59 reports that Brown made it to Decatur, Illinois around 11 p.m. CT. Police attempted to pull him over for failure to have his headlights on, but he […]

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:57:00 -0500


CNN

3 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Maryland office park, authorities say
CNN
(CNN) A gunman is on the loose after shooting five people -- killing three -- at a Maryland business on Wednesday morning, authorities say. Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, is believed to have shot five people at Advanced Granite Solutions at the Emmorton ...
Maryland shooting: 3 dead, 2 in critical condition in 'targeted attack'Fox News
5 shot, 3 dead in Maryland business park, gunman on the run, Harford sheriff saysBaltimore Sun
Three killed, two others wounded, in shooting at a business park outside BaltimoreWashington Post
CBS News -Patch.com -New York Post -NBCNews.com
all 114 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:28:06 -0500


Washington Post

Sessions tells lawmakers he will not discuss his conversations with Trump on Comey firing
Washington Post
Testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that he would rebuff inquiries from lawmakers about his conversations with President Trump — a move that is surely to frustrate Democrats who have vowed to ...
Sessions Refuses to Discuss His Conversations With Trump About Comey or RussiaNew York Times
Jeff Sessions refuses to discuss conversations with TrumpCNN
Live coverage: Sessions testifies at oversight hearingThe Hill
Politico -USA TODAY -NPR -Los Angeles Times
all 75 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:05:28 -0500


Washington Post

Fallen soldier's mother: 'Trump did disrespect my son'
Washington Post
The mother of a soldier killed in an ambush in Africa said Wednesday that President Trump "did disrespect my son" with remarks in a condolence telephone call. Sgt. La David T. Johnson's mother, Cowanda Jones-Johnson, told The Washington Post that she ...
Trump: Dem congresswoman 'totally fabricated what I said' to soldier's widowPolitico
Trump denies telling widow of fallen soldier, 'He knew what he signed up for'ABC News
Trump Denies Telling Army Widow Her Husband 'Knew What He Signed Up For'New York Times
U.S. News & World Report -Chicago Tribune -BBC News -TIME
all 1,093 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:59:54 -0500


Slate Magazine (blog)

Trump Is, Again, Questioning the Clinton Email Investigation
Slate Magazine (blog)
President Trump suggested on Twitter on Wednesday that former FBI Director James Comey had “fixed” the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server use. The president appeared to be responding to the release of a Justice Department ...
Trump suggests Comey prematurely exonerated Clinton but investigators say probe was largely completeWashington Post
Now, Hillary Clinton will visit NJ to boost Phil MurphyNJ.com
The FBI Releases A Document That Suggests Comey Drafted His Statement On Clinton's Emails Months Ahead Of TimeBuzzFeed News
CNBC -Breitbart News -Washington Times -Fox News
all 150 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:41:00 -0500


MSNBC

As Alabama race tightens, Republicans rally behind Roy Moore
MSNBC
With two months remaining Alabama's U.S. Senate special election, most recent polling shows Roy Moore (R) with a modest lead over Doug Jones (D). The extremist Republican is clearly the favorite, but his advantage is hardly insurmountable. With this in ...
'It's Against the Law.' Senate Candidate Roy Moore Criticizes NFL ProtestersTIME
Alabama Democrats have a shot at beating Roy MooreSalon
Is it harder to get cold medicine than a gun in Alabama?AL.com
Washington Examiner -Mic -Local 10 -MyAJC (blog)
all 92 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:35:33 -0500


USA TODAY

'It's basically a powder keg right now': University of Florida braces for Richard Spencer speech
USA TODAY
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — As the clocked ticked down toward white nationalist Richard Spencer's speech at the University of Florida, the campus was on edge amid concerns over potential violence between supporters and counterprotesters. Students and faculty ...
Florida's governor is trying to avoid another CharlottesvilleWashington Post
Florida's State of Emergency Reflects Post-Charlottesville FearsNBCNews.com
No masks or water bottles: What to know ahead of Richard Spencer's speech at UFMiami Herald
Tampabay.com -Tallahassee.com -Aljazeera.com -Cleveland Jewish News
all 44 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:20:57 -0500


Washington Examiner

Trump opposes Senate Obamacare subsidy plan
Washington Examiner
President Trump said Wednesday he does not support a bipartisan plan to stabilize Obamacare, saying the deal would bail out insurance companies "who have made a fortune" under Obamacare. "I am supportive of Lamar as a person & also of the process, ...

and more »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:40:42 -0500


The Hill

Jefferson Davis school to be renamed after Obama
The Hill
A public school in Mississippi named after Jefferson Davis is being renamed to honor former President Obama. The school stakeholders voted earlier this month at the Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees meeting to rename the school Barack Obama ...
Jefferson Davis school in Mississippi to be renamed after Barack ObamaWashington Times
JPS school honoring Jefferson Davis to be renamed after Barack ObamaJackson Clarion Ledger
Mississippi school named after Jefferson Davis to change name to Barack Obama: reportNOLA.com
Daily Beast
all 11 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:51:17 -0500


Washington Post

Mandalay Bay security guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres show
Washington Post
In a segment set for broadcast on Wednesday, Jesus Campos described how he was called to check on an open door near Paddock's suite on the 32nd floor of the hotel and casino, and how he was struck by gunfire moments before the shooter unleashed a ...
Security guard shot by Las Vegas gunman breaks silenceCNN
Shot Mandalay guard Jesus Campos to appear on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' after disappearanceNew York Daily News
Mandalay Bay security guard reveals details about Las Vegas shootingCBS News
ABC News -Fox News -PEOPLE.com -Newsweek
all 133 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:44:18 -0500


Washington Post

Internal White House documents allege manufacturing decline increases abortions, infertility, and spousal abuse
Washington Post
White House officials working on trade policy were alarmed last month when a top adviser to President Trump circulated a two-page document that alleged a weakened manufacturing sector leads to an increase in abortion, spousal abuse, divorce and ...
White House won't say if staffers have chartered planesCNN
White House links weakened manufacturing base to increase in abortions, spousal abuse: reportThe Hill
White House Memo Casually Claims, Without Evidence, NAFTA Led to Increased Abortions, Spousal AbuseSlate Magazine (blog)
TPM -The Week Magazine -FCW.com -Axios
all 12 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:57:00 -0500


CNN

3 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Maryland office park, authorities say
CNN
(CNN) A gunman is on the loose after shooting five people -- killing three -- at a Maryland business on Wednesday morning, authorities say. Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, is believed to have shot five people at Advanced Granite Solutions at the Emmorton ...
Maryland shooting: 3 dead, 2 in critical condition in 'targeted attack'Fox News
5 shot, 3 dead in Maryland business park, gunman on the run, Harford sheriff saysBaltimore Sun
Three killed, two others wounded, in shooting at a business park outside BaltimoreWashington Post
CBS News -Patch.com -New York Post -NBCNews.com
all 114 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:28:06 -0500


Washington Post

Sessions tells lawmakers he will not discuss his conversations with Trump on Comey firing
Washington Post
Testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that he would rebuff inquiries from lawmakers about his conversations with President Trump — a move that is surely to frustrate Democrats who have vowed to ...
Sessions Refuses to Discuss His Conversations With Trump About Comey or RussiaNew York Times
Jeff Sessions refuses to discuss conversations with TrumpCNN
Live coverage: Sessions testifies at oversight hearingThe Hill
Politico -USA TODAY -NPR -Los Angeles Times
all 75 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:05:28 -0500


Washington Post

Fallen soldier's mother: 'Trump did disrespect my son'
Washington Post
The mother of a soldier killed in an ambush in Africa said Wednesday that President Trump "did disrespect my son" with remarks in a condolence telephone call. Sgt. La David T. Johnson's mother, Cowanda Jones-Johnson, told The Washington Post that she ...
Trump: Dem congresswoman 'totally fabricated what I said' to soldier's widowPolitico
Trump denies telling widow of fallen soldier, 'He knew what he signed up for'ABC News
Trump Denies Telling Army Widow Her Husband 'Knew What He Signed Up For'New York Times
U.S. News & World Report -Chicago Tribune -BBC News -TIME
all 1,093 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:59:54 -0500


Slate Magazine (blog)

Trump Is, Again, Questioning the Clinton Email Investigation
Slate Magazine (blog)
President Trump suggested on Twitter on Wednesday that former FBI Director James Comey had “fixed” the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server use. The president appeared to be responding to the release of a Justice Department ...
Trump suggests Comey prematurely exonerated Clinton but investigators say probe was largely completeWashington Post
Now, Hillary Clinton will visit NJ to boost Phil MurphyNJ.com
The FBI Releases A Document That Suggests Comey Drafted His Statement On Clinton's Emails Months Ahead Of TimeBuzzFeed News
CNBC -Breitbart News -Washington Times -Fox News
all 150 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:41:00 -0500


MSNBC

As Alabama race tightens, Republicans rally behind Roy Moore
MSNBC
With two months remaining Alabama's U.S. Senate special election, most recent polling shows Roy Moore (R) with a modest lead over Doug Jones (D). The extremist Republican is clearly the favorite, but his advantage is hardly insurmountable. With this in ...
'It's Against the Law.' Senate Candidate Roy Moore Criticizes NFL ProtestersTIME
Alabama Democrats have a shot at beating Roy MooreSalon
Is it harder to get cold medicine than a gun in Alabama?AL.com
Washington Examiner -Mic -Local 10 -MyAJC (blog)
all 92 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:35:33 -0500


USA TODAY

'It's basically a powder keg right now': University of Florida braces for Richard Spencer speech
USA TODAY
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — As the clocked ticked down toward white nationalist Richard Spencer's speech at the University of Florida, the campus was on edge amid concerns over potential violence between supporters and counterprotesters. Students and faculty ...
Florida's governor is trying to avoid another CharlottesvilleWashington Post
Florida's State of Emergency Reflects Post-Charlottesville FearsNBCNews.com
No masks or water bottles: What to know ahead of Richard Spencer's speech at UFMiami Herald
Tampabay.com -Tallahassee.com -Aljazeera.com -Cleveland Jewish News
all 44 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:20:57 -0500


Washington Examiner

Trump opposes Senate Obamacare subsidy plan
Washington Examiner
President Trump said Wednesday he does not support a bipartisan plan to stabilize Obamacare, saying the deal would bail out insurance companies "who have made a fortune" under Obamacare. "I am supportive of Lamar as a person & also of the process, ...

and more »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:40:42 -0500


The Hill

Jefferson Davis school to be renamed after Obama
The Hill
A public school in Mississippi named after Jefferson Davis is being renamed to honor former President Obama. The school stakeholders voted earlier this month at the Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees meeting to rename the school Barack Obama ...
Jefferson Davis school in Mississippi to be renamed after Barack ObamaWashington Times
JPS school honoring Jefferson Davis to be renamed after Barack ObamaJackson Clarion Ledger
Mississippi school named after Jefferson Davis to change name to Barack Obama: reportNOLA.com
Daily Beast
all 11 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:51:17 -0500


Washington Post

Mandalay Bay security guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres show
Washington Post
In a segment set for broadcast on Wednesday, Jesus Campos described how he was called to check on an open door near Paddock's suite on the 32nd floor of the hotel and casino, and how he was struck by gunfire moments before the shooter unleashed a ...
Security guard shot by Las Vegas gunman breaks silenceCNN
Shot Mandalay guard Jesus Campos to appear on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' after disappearanceNew York Daily News
Mandalay Bay security guard reveals details about Las Vegas shootingCBS News
ABC News -Fox News -PEOPLE.com -Newsweek
all 133 news articles »

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:44:18 -0500


Washington Post

Internal White House documents allege manufacturing decline increases abortions, infertility, and spousal abuse
Washington Post
White House officials working on trade policy were alarmed last month when a top adviser to President Trump circulated a two-page document that alleged a weakened manufacturing sector leads to an increase in abortion, spousal abuse, divorce and ...
White House won't say if staffers have chartered planesCNN
White House links weakened manufacturing base to increase in abortions, spousal abuse: reportThe Hill
White House Memo Casually Claims, Without Evidence, NAFTA Led to Increased Abortions, Spousal AbuseSlate Magazine (blog)
TPM -The Week Magazine -FCW.com -Axios
all 12 news articles »

  
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