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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:50:27 -0600

WASHINGTON — AP sources: House, Senate leaders reach agreement in principle on sweeping tax package.

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:49:23 -0600

NEW YORK — Target plans to boost its same-day delivery capability by paying $550 million for Shipt, its latest move to try to catch up with Amazon. Shipt delivers groceries to its members, who pay $99 a year. Target said Wednesday that it will add more products to the service next year, such as home goods and electronics, and most of its in-store products will be available on Shipt by 2019. Target shoppers will have to make orders through Shipt’s […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:31:26 -0600

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery at a BMO Harris Bank — located on Kinnickinnic Avenue. It happened around 3:20 p.m. on December 11th. Police say the suspect entered the bank, presented a demand note, and was given the money by the teller. The suspect then fled the scene. The suspect is described as a white male, around 5’8” tall, and last seen wearing a black hat, black […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:22:50 -0600

Three Florida men seen in a viral video laughing and smiling as a shark gets dragged behind a high-speed boat have been charged with animal cruelty. Michael Wenzel, 25; Robert Lee Benac, 28; and Spencer Heintz, 23, were all charged with two felony counts of aggravated animal cruelty, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office. Wenzel and Benac were also charged with one count each of illegal method of take, a misdemeanor. Florida […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:22:03 -0600

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will spend their first Christmas as an engaged couple with Queen Elizabeth and other members of Britain’s royal family. “You can expect to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry and Ms. Markle at Sandringham on Christmas Day,” a Kensington Palace spokesman said Wednesday. The royal family traditionally spends Christmas and New Year at Sandringham, the Queen’s country estate in rural Norfolk, around 100 miles north of London. It’s an occasion steeped in tradition. […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:08:57 -0600

GREELEY, Colo. – A Colorado community is rallying around the family of a 6-year-old girl after her accidental death at a playground earlier this month, according to KDVR. Brooklyn Thill was playing on swings meant for children with disabilities after school got out on Dec. 5 when she somehow became entangled in the straps, which wrapped around her neck. Her family is struggling to cope with their loss, so on Tuesday, students and teachers at Brooklyn’s school, S. Christa McAullife […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:46:04 -0600

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Michigan police department has opened an internal investigation after an 11-year-old girl was detained during the search for a stabbing suspect last week. Honestie Hodges told WXMI she is scared of the Grand Rapids Police Department after being handcuffed and detained. “I didn’t know what was going on,” said Hodges. “I didn’t do anything wrong, I’ve never got in trouble by the Grand Rapids Police. I used to want to be a Grand Rapids police […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:30:28 -0600

White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, a former contestant on “The Apprentice,” plans to leave the White House next month, according to a statement from press secretary Sarah Sanders. Manigault Newman, one of President Trump’s most high-profile African-American supporters, will leave one year to the day after President Trump took office, Sanders said. “Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned yesterday to pursue other opportunities,” Sanders said. “Her departure will not be effective until January 20, 2018. We wish her the best in […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:28:34 -0600

USA Today isn’t known for its blistering opinion pieces. Which makes the one the paper’s editorial board just published on President Donald Trump all the more savage. “With his latest tweet, clearly implying that a United States senator would trade sexual favors for campaign cash, President Trump has shown he is not fit for office,” reads the editorial. “Rock bottom is no impediment for a president who can always find room for a new low.” The reference here is President  Trump’s tweet Tuesday […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:26:12 -0600

MILWAUKEE –The eight nights of Hanukkah began at sundown last night for Jewish families around the area. Carl spent the morning getting into the festivities at the Jewish Community Center — learning some of the games and customs that come with the holiday. About the Jewish Community Center (website) In accordance with the principles of our Mission Statement, the vision of the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center is to maximize the use of the programs and services, […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:23:30 -0600

There are some great choices for smartwatches whether you have an iPhone or an Android. Here’s a look at the top offerings from Apple and Samsung. Follow KTLA Tech Reporter Rich DeMuro on Facebook or Twitter for cool apps, tech tricks & tips! More information: Apple Watch Series 3 Samsung Gear Sport

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:19:05 -0600

MILWAUKEE — Celebrate the holiday season with the 12 Beers of Christmas and the Beer Barons NYE Dinner at Millioke. Mike Doble, owner of Explorium Brew Pub, and Jordan Dechambre, PR gal for Millioke, join FOX6 WakeUp with details. Meat, cheese, wine and beer are the specialties of Millioke at the Marriott Milwaukee Downtown hotel. Join them for the 12 Beers of Christmas Dec. 19 and Dec. 28 to meet local brew masters and drink $3 craft brews, and the 6-course Beer Barons NYE […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:03:30 -0600

PATERSON, NJ — A teacher is speaking out after a video of her threatening a student and calling him a racial slur went viral. “I am very disappointed in myself for one,” Georgiana Jackson told WPIX. “I really should not have reacted in such a fashion. That was clearly out of frustration, and even anger to a certain degree.” Jackson resigned from International High School Friday when the video of her went viral, prompting a Paterson School District Investigation. “My behavior was very […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:53:10 -0600

ARNOLD, Mo. – Surveillance video caught a man blocking in, tackling, and throwing the phone of a woman in a road rage-related incident, according to KTVI. According to Det. Lt. James Jones, a spokesman for the Arnold Police Department, the incident occurred Friday, December 8 at the Walgreen’s on Vogel Road. Authorities said the suspect followed a woman from the interstate to the store parking lot, kicked the victim’s vehicle, tackled her, and threw her phone. The suspect then sped off […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:49:01 -0600

Look who is turning six years old Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:16:08 -0600

NEW BERLIN — Firefighters on Wednesday morning, December 13th responded to the scene of a house fire in New Berlin. Officials were called out to area of Pinecrest Lane and Greenfield Avenue around 4:20 a.m. Authorities say all occupants were able to exit the house safely — and the New Berlin Fire Department successfully extinguished the fire. No additional details have been released — including the cause of the fire or the amount of damage sustained.

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:06:01 -0600

Another presumed North Korean vessel has washed up on Japan’s shores, with at least one dead body on board. The boat is the latest in a recent spate of so-called “ghost ships” drifting into Japanese waters from the reclusive North Asian nation, raising concerns about the country’s deteriorating state in the face of international sanctions. The 10.7 meter (35 ft) long vessel was discovered on a beach in Kashiwazaki City, Niigata prefecture, early Tuesday morning, a Niigata police spokesman confirmed […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:04:07 -0600

Arctic temperatures are continuing to rise while sea ice declines, a new report has found, with the region showing no sign of returning to its “reliably frozen” state. The report, sponsored by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), shows that in 2017 a warming trend in the Arctic continued, resulting in higher surface and water temperatures and melting sea ice. Some 85 researchers from a dozen countries contributed to the Arctic Report Card, now in its 12th year. “While […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:02:37 -0600

A female television sports reporter and host has shared her story following the news of NFL Network and ESPN suspending five former football players who are accused of sexual harassment while they worked for NFL Network. “I’ve been quiet about this for too long,” Lindsay McCormick wrote in an Instagram post. “In my last interview with NFL Network a few years ago, the head of hiring talent said to me, ‘If we hire you, do you plan on getting knocked up immediately […]

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:47:21 -0600

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Department of Public Works is geared up to handle the snow expected to affect southern Wisconsin Wednesday, December 13th. The DPW says they have deployed 103 salt trucks to handle the main and  side streets. The FOX6 Weather Experts say a fast moving “Alberta Clipper” storm moves across Wisconsin today with a round of snow this morning and winding down this evening. The National Weather Service says accumulating snow is expected this morning and afternoon. Higher amounts […]

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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:00:27 -0600

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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:32:26 -0600


Washington Post

Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House
Washington Post
Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former reality TV star who followed President Trump into national politics, has stepped down from her post as director of communications at the White House Office of Public Liaison. “Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned ...
Omarosa to leave White HouseCNN
Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House next monthBBC News
Omarosa Manigault Newman to resign from Trump administrationNew York Daily News
NBCNews.com -USA TODAY -Fox News -Politico
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:24:35 -0600


NPR

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Will Replace Al Franken In US Senate
NPR
Updated 11:50 a.m. ET. Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith has been appointed to fill the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by Al Franken's upcoming resignation. Smith, a Democrat, will serve until January 2019. She also plans to run in a special election next ...
Minnesota Lieutenant Governor to Replace Al Franken in SenateNew York Times
Minnesota governor names Lt. Gov. Tina Smith as Franken replacementPolitico
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Smith named to fill Franken Senate seatFox News
The Hill -Los Angeles Times -New York Daily News -Bloomberg
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:23:31 -0600


Washington Post

Rosenstein defends Mueller as GOP lawmakers raise questions of bias in Russia probe
Washington Post
Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein defended special counsel Robert S. Mueller III in the face of critical questioning Wednesday from the House Judiciary Committee about whether bias might have infected Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling ...
Republicans Brickbat Mueller, FBI And Justice Department Over Charges Of BiasNPR
Rod Rosenstein, No. 2 official at Justice Department, is grilled by Republicans on House Judiciary CommitteeLos Angeles Times
Republicans ratchet up Mueller criticismCNN
Bloomberg -USA TODAY -New York Times -Politico
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:50:00 -0600


Los Angeles Times

Wealthy Bel-Air wrestles with homeless crisis after encampment fire burns homes
Los Angeles Times
In the tony hillside neighborhoods of Bel-Air and Brentwood, residents say they are aware of the homeless that live in the shadows of their multimillion-dollar homes. The affluent area along the 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass, home to celebrities ...
The Los Angeles fire that destroyed Bel-Air homes began at a homeless camp, officials sayWashington Post
Illegal cooking fire caused devastating Skirball Fire in Southern Calif., officials sayCBS News
Homeless Person Sparked One Of California's Major WildfiresNewsweek
New York Times -ABC News -Fox News -New York Daily News
all 103 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:20:02 -0600


New York Times

Republicans' Tax Bill Nearing the Finish Line
New York Times
... • President Trump dines with Republican lawmakers at the White House before giving a speech at 3 p.m. on the $1.5 trillion tax plan moving through Congress. • The Senate and House conference committee holds a public hearing on the tax bill at 2 p.m ...
GOP negotiators move closer to reducing top tax rate for high-income households but face blowbackWashington Post
House GOP leaders eye 'defense only' spending billPolitico
Here's Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right NowBloomberg
The Hill -CBS News -Los Angeles Times -National Review
all 919 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:15:00 -0600


CNN

Schumer reports fake sexual harassment charge to Capitol Police
CNN
Washington (CNN) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer reported a fake complaint accusing him of sexual harassment to Capitol Police, a spokesperson from his office confirmed Wednesday. Axios reported on Tuesday Schumer told the outlet he is the victim ...
Chuck Schumer slams forged sex harassment documents as a 'phony allegation'NBCNews.com
Sen. Chuck Schumer alerts police to alleged plot to smear him with sexual harassment claimABC News
Senate's Top Democrat Chuck Schumer Asks Police To Investigate Forged Document Framing Him As Sex CriminalNewsweek
Washington Times -NBC New York -TPM -Newsmax
all 41 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:10:10 -0600


Washington Post

As Democrats add Senate seat, GOP left to cast blame over Alabama failure
Washington Post
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Stunned Republicans began casting blame Wednesday over their failure to hold a Senate seat in the Deep South, where Alabama Democrat Doug Jones stitched together just enough support amid voter backlash following accusations of ...
The blame game begins inside the White House after Alabama stunnerCNN
Inside McConnell's slow-motion Alabama train wreckPolitico
4 Takeaways From Doug Jones's Alabama VictoryNew York Times
CBS News -NBCNews.com -Slate Magazine -The Hill
all 2,742 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:58:00 -0600


CNN

Three Florida men charged in shark-dragging video
CNN
(CNN) Three Florida men seen in a viral video laughing and smiling as a shark gets dragged behind a high-speed boat have been charged with animal cruelty. Michael Wenzel, 25; Robert Lee Benac, 28; and Spencer Heintz, 23, were all charged with two ...
Florida men who dragged shark behind boat charged with animal crueltyABC News
3 Florida men charged in shark-dragging videoFox News
Officials charge 3 men linked to shark dragging video incidentCBS News
NBCNews.com -USA TODAY -Miami Herald -WRAL.com
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:32:00 -0600


Newburgh Gazette

Solid, quick piling snow hits Lower Michigan today
MLive.com
A fast moving snowstorm will bring a swath of solid snow across central and southern Lower Michigan today. There will be a time period in the late afternoon and early evening when the snow is coming down the heaviest. The above video will tell you all ...
Storm brings 3-8 inches of snow in Mid-Michigan todayWILX-TV
Winter Storm Warning in effect for Metro Detroit: What you need to knowWDIV ClickOnDetroit
Winter Weather: Detroit Schools Closing Early Ahead Of StormPatch.com
Fox 2 Detroit -Detroit Free Press -WNEM Saginaw -The Detroit News
all 51 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:58:22 -0600


Washington Post

'He is a bully': Gillibrand hits back at Trump over demeaning tweet
Washington Post
A day after President Trump called her out in a tweet, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) hit back in an appearance on the “Today” show, calling Trump a “bully” and the tweet a “sexist smear.” The senator also repeatedly returned the conversation back to ...
A good day for decency is a bad day for TrumpCNN
Gillibrand: Trump attack 'certainly just a sexist smear'The Hill
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says Trump used sexual innuendo to stifle her voice, 'women will not be silenced'ABC News
Fox News -Politico -Chicago Tribune -BBC News
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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:00:27 -0600

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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:32:26 -0600


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Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House
Washington Post
Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former reality TV star who followed President Trump into national politics, has stepped down from her post as director of communications at the White House Office of Public Liaison. “Omarosa Manigault Newman resigned ...
Omarosa to leave White HouseCNN
Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House next monthBBC News
Omarosa Manigault Newman to resign from Trump administrationNew York Daily News
NBCNews.com -USA TODAY -Fox News -Politico
all 106 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:24:35 -0600


NPR

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Will Replace Al Franken In US Senate
NPR
Updated 11:50 a.m. ET. Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith has been appointed to fill the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by Al Franken's upcoming resignation. Smith, a Democrat, will serve until January 2019. She also plans to run in a special election next ...
Minnesota Lieutenant Governor to Replace Al Franken in SenateNew York Times
Minnesota governor names Lt. Gov. Tina Smith as Franken replacementPolitico
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Smith named to fill Franken Senate seatFox News
The Hill -Los Angeles Times -New York Daily News -Bloomberg
all 215 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:23:31 -0600


Washington Post

Rosenstein defends Mueller as GOP lawmakers raise questions of bias in Russia probe
Washington Post
Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein defended special counsel Robert S. Mueller III in the face of critical questioning Wednesday from the House Judiciary Committee about whether bias might have infected Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling ...
Republicans Brickbat Mueller, FBI And Justice Department Over Charges Of BiasNPR
Rod Rosenstein, No. 2 official at Justice Department, is grilled by Republicans on House Judiciary CommitteeLos Angeles Times
Republicans ratchet up Mueller criticismCNN
Bloomberg -USA TODAY -New York Times -Politico
all 682 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:50:00 -0600


Los Angeles Times

Wealthy Bel-Air wrestles with homeless crisis after encampment fire burns homes
Los Angeles Times
In the tony hillside neighborhoods of Bel-Air and Brentwood, residents say they are aware of the homeless that live in the shadows of their multimillion-dollar homes. The affluent area along the 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass, home to celebrities ...
The Los Angeles fire that destroyed Bel-Air homes began at a homeless camp, officials sayWashington Post
Illegal cooking fire caused devastating Skirball Fire in Southern Calif., officials sayCBS News
Homeless Person Sparked One Of California's Major WildfiresNewsweek
New York Times -ABC News -Fox News -New York Daily News
all 103 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:20:02 -0600


New York Times

Republicans' Tax Bill Nearing the Finish Line
New York Times
... • President Trump dines with Republican lawmakers at the White House before giving a speech at 3 p.m. on the $1.5 trillion tax plan moving through Congress. • The Senate and House conference committee holds a public hearing on the tax bill at 2 p.m ...
GOP negotiators move closer to reducing top tax rate for high-income households but face blowbackWashington Post
House GOP leaders eye 'defense only' spending billPolitico
Here's Where the GOP Tax Plan Stands Right NowBloomberg
The Hill -CBS News -Los Angeles Times -National Review
all 919 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:15:00 -0600


CNN

Schumer reports fake sexual harassment charge to Capitol Police
CNN
Washington (CNN) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer reported a fake complaint accusing him of sexual harassment to Capitol Police, a spokesperson from his office confirmed Wednesday. Axios reported on Tuesday Schumer told the outlet he is the victim ...
Chuck Schumer slams forged sex harassment documents as a 'phony allegation'NBCNews.com
Sen. Chuck Schumer alerts police to alleged plot to smear him with sexual harassment claimABC News
Senate's Top Democrat Chuck Schumer Asks Police To Investigate Forged Document Framing Him As Sex CriminalNewsweek
Washington Times -NBC New York -TPM -Newsmax
all 41 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:10:10 -0600


Washington Post

As Democrats add Senate seat, GOP left to cast blame over Alabama failure
Washington Post
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Stunned Republicans began casting blame Wednesday over their failure to hold a Senate seat in the Deep South, where Alabama Democrat Doug Jones stitched together just enough support amid voter backlash following accusations of ...
The blame game begins inside the White House after Alabama stunnerCNN
Inside McConnell's slow-motion Alabama train wreckPolitico
4 Takeaways From Doug Jones's Alabama VictoryNew York Times
CBS News -NBCNews.com -Slate Magazine -The Hill
all 2,742 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:58:00 -0600


CNN

Three Florida men charged in shark-dragging video
CNN
(CNN) Three Florida men seen in a viral video laughing and smiling as a shark gets dragged behind a high-speed boat have been charged with animal cruelty. Michael Wenzel, 25; Robert Lee Benac, 28; and Spencer Heintz, 23, were all charged with two ...
Florida men who dragged shark behind boat charged with animal crueltyABC News
3 Florida men charged in shark-dragging videoFox News
Officials charge 3 men linked to shark dragging video incidentCBS News
NBCNews.com -USA TODAY -Miami Herald -WRAL.com
all 160 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:32:00 -0600


Newburgh Gazette

Solid, quick piling snow hits Lower Michigan today
MLive.com
A fast moving snowstorm will bring a swath of solid snow across central and southern Lower Michigan today. There will be a time period in the late afternoon and early evening when the snow is coming down the heaviest. The above video will tell you all ...
Storm brings 3-8 inches of snow in Mid-Michigan todayWILX-TV
Winter Storm Warning in effect for Metro Detroit: What you need to knowWDIV ClickOnDetroit
Winter Weather: Detroit Schools Closing Early Ahead Of StormPatch.com
Fox 2 Detroit -Detroit Free Press -WNEM Saginaw -The Detroit News
all 51 news articles »

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:58:22 -0600


Washington Post

'He is a bully': Gillibrand hits back at Trump over demeaning tweet
Washington Post
A day after President Trump called her out in a tweet, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) hit back in an appearance on the “Today” show, calling Trump a “bully” and the tweet a “sexist smear.” The senator also repeatedly returned the conversation back to ...
A good day for decency is a bad day for TrumpCNN
Gillibrand: Trump attack 'certainly just a sexist smear'The Hill
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says Trump used sexual innuendo to stifle her voice, 'women will not be silenced'ABC News
Fox News -Politico -Chicago Tribune -BBC News
all 844 news articles »

  
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