Search
Friday, June 24, 2016 ..:: Home ::..   Login


 
 

 Web Messaging | Get My Email

 My Bookmarks
 Local News
Minimize

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:48:45 -0500

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department welcomed a new K-9 officer to its ranks on Friday, June 24th. “Nando” is the newest four-legged member of the force. The K-9 and his partner, Officer Christina Marshall, have worked together through several weeks of training and they’re not ready to hit the streets. Nando is trained to […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:16:53 -0500

WEST ALLIS –There’s a new app for the Milwaukee area, connecting workers looking for jobs and businesses looking to hire. It’s called “Shiftgig.” Shiftgig, a Chicago tech startup, helps people connect with short-term and one-off job opportunities through an app. Cory Howard had no work experience, until he started using Shiftgig. “My first job was […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:07:59 -0500

MILWAUKEE — A crash involving a car being pinned underneath a semi has taken place on southbound I-43 at Holt Ave. — and the wreck is causing significant backups. The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. on Friday evening, June 24th. A woman is trapped inside the car involved in this […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:48:07 -0500

NEW YORK — The cheery red, white and blue sign advertised candy and ice cream, but police say the Brooklyn store was selling something far more sinister. Behind a secret door at the Gates Candy & Grocery Store, officers found what appeared to be bags of heroin and barrels of fentanyl, the powerful painkiller officials […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:33:32 -0500

GLENDALE — The man who approached a young child tells FOX6 News he had good intentions. Glendale police are calling it all a misunderstanding. But the child who ran to get his dad when a stranger approached is still being commended. In the quiet Crestwood subdivision in Glendale, some thought a child predator might have been […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:26:22 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Opa! Greek Fest 2016 kicked off Friday, June 24th and will run until June 26th at Wisconsin State Fair Park. “It’s a celebration of the Greek culture,” said Michael Stavropoulos, Greek Fest chairman. Michael Stavropoulos is in his second year as Greek Fest chairman. “We’re a lively bunch. We like to have fun. […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:16:29 -0500

MILWAUKEE — As pastors prepare for a cease-fire event just weeks away, news of a shooting involving a well-known community activist is spreading. On Thursday, June 23rd, Tory Lowe says his vehicle was hit by a bullet as he was driving. He doesn’t know if he was a target or not but the pastors say it’s a […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:09:50 -0500

WAUWATOSA — He was shot dead by a Wauwatosa police officer and now the question lingers: what led up to it? 25-year-old Jay Anderson’s family is in desperate need of answers as they try to understand why their loved one was taken away. He was a son, sibling and father, Anderson was gunned down early Thursday […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:05:38 -0500

MILWAUKEE — In the wake of the “Brexit” vote, it is clear there will be some financial fallout. After all, the United Kingdom is four percent of the world’s economy. But financial experts will tell you — do not panic, be patient. The results of the vote in the Great Britain are still sinking in […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:45:37 -0500

MILWAUKEE — You’ve seen him on Studio A plenty of times. Now you can recreate his recipes because he has his own cookbook coming out. Food enthusiast John Vanderlinde joined the Studio A team with a great recipe for Key Lime Pie. Recipe: John Kelly’s Key Lime Pie

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:43:51 -0500

GREEN BAY — The Milwaukee Business Journal reports new cash generators at Lambeau Field helped the Green Bay Packers record the team’s 13th consecutive year of revenue increases — up 31.5 percent to $408.7 million — in the team’s latest fiscal year as well as record net income of $48.9 million. The net income figure […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:26:30 -0500

BROWN DEER — The Milwaukee Fire Department has confirmed the cause of the fire at the Burger King restaurant near 85th and Brown Deer on May 20th, is officially undetermined — but officials say it is strongly suggested a discarded cigarette is to blame. Officials responded to the restaurant around 2:45 p.m., on May 20th for […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:13:50 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Falling in love over the phone? With dating sites and apps like Tinder, it is a lot more common to just pick up the phone and text a date. But are you texting the wrong thing? Julie Amann, local matchmaker with It’s Just Lunch, joined the Studio A team with some answers.

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:08:24 -0500

A Tennessee woman had a restraining order against her ex-boyfriend and had changed her locks twice. She says neither kept Tony Joe Gunter away and so she opted to have a security system installed. Authorities say the woman left her home in Goodlettsville briefly on Tuesday to visit a neighbor as an ADT worker was […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:03:55 -0500

NEW YORK — Barnes & Noble is turning to an age-old partnership to help it revive its business: literature and alcohol. The New York bookseller says it is opening four “concept” stores in the next year that will feature restaurants with an expanded menu including beer and wine. The first concept store will open in […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:36:36 -0500

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a serious crash that occurred near N. 37th and W. Burleigh Street Friday, June 24th. The incident occurred just before 2:00 p.m. Witnesses tell FOX6 News three cars were speeding down the street when the crash happened. Two women were walking down Burleigh, when one of the cars slammed […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:23:01 -0500

WAUKESHA COUNTY — Criminal charges have been amended in the case against 22-year-old London White in connection with an apparent drug deal gone bad. Prosecutors say White shot a 16-year-old boy near the Bugline Trail in May because he was given an empty backpack instead of marijuana. That teenager, identified as George Erickson, has since died. […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:12:00 -0500

LONDON — Britain has voted to leave the European Union, a shocking development with profound implications for markets and economies around the world. Here’s what you need to know: 1) The results are in: After a long night of vote counting, the final results have been issued: 51.9% of voters chose to leave the EU, […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:47:52 -0500

What are the common threads between the highest-paying professions? According to Dr. Andrew Chamberlain, Chief Economist for Glassdoor, there tend to be three factors: higher educational requirements, skills that are in demand, and protection from automation or competition. Check out the Glassdoor list of the 25 highest-paying jobs in America for 2016 and see how […]

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:37:27 -0500

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Latest on flooding that has devastated parts of West Virginia (all times local): 3 p.m. West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says early reports indicates more than 100 homes have been seriously damaged or destroyed and about 66,000 homes and businesses are still without power after a storm dropped 9 inches […]

 National News
Minimize

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:38:00 -0500


Los Angeles Times

At least 2 dead, 100 structures lost in monster fire; state of emergency declared
Los Angeles Times
Fire officials confirmed two fatalities Friday in a fast-moving fire near Lake Isabella that has scorched more than 19,000 acres and destroyed 100 structures. Gov. Jerry Brown issued a state of emergency for Kern County, a move that helps more quickly ...
Two Dead in California Erskine Wildfire Near Sierra Nevada MountainsNBCNews.com
The Latest: Utah town ready for wildfire evacuationWashington Post
2 Dead, Nearly 30 Square Miles Burned in Erskine Fire in Lake IsabellaKTLA
CBS News -Reuters -NPR -USA TODAY
all 327 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:21:08 -0500


WESH Orlando

Deputies Recount Horrific Scene at Pulse Nightclub in Incident Reports
ABC News
Police officers stand guard down the street from the scene of a shooting involving multiple fatalities at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla., June 12, 2016. more +. 0 Shares. Email. Orange County Sheriff's deputies who responded to the scene at the Pulse ...
Pulse memorials to be preserved at history centerWKMG Orlando
Orlando preserves memorial items for Pulse nightclub victims, survivorsWFTV Orlando
Orlando to preserve Pulse tribute itemsWESH Orlando
News965 -Orlando Business Journal (blog) -Orlando Weekly (blog) -WMFE
all 9 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:58:00 -0500


CBS News

Louisiana mom could face felony charges after punishing sons for robbery
CBS News
BATON ROUGE -- A mom from Louisiana has found herself in trouble with the law, and at the center of a national debate over how she recently chose to discipline her children. villafrancamom-discipline062416en-transferframe475.png. Schaquana Spears.
Louisiana officials praise mother arrested for whipping sonsWashington Post
'I decided to be a parent and I'm the bad guy,' B.R. mom says for whipping kids who burglarized homeNOLA.com
LA Attorney General to review controversial 'whipping' arrestWTVM
BizPac Review -The Advocate -HLNtv.com -WBRZ
all 93 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:48:17 -0500


ABC News

Arkansas execution drug expiring before ruling takes effect
Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — One of Arkansas' execution drugs will expire before a state Supreme Court decision upholding the state's execution law goes into effect. A spokesman for Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Friday that she will not ask ...
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawAustin American-Statesman
The Latest: Death row inmates' attorney to seek rehearingSFGate

all 107 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:41:16 -0500


NBC 10 Philadelphia

Folcroft Officer: 'I'm Shot in the Face! I'm Shot in the Face!"
NBC 10 Philadelphia
A Delaware County officer was shot in the head, neck, and shoulder Monday morning, sparking a manhunt for the shooter. Officer Chris Dorman is in stable but critical condition, and his shooter is in custody. NBC10's Brandon Hudson has the story ...
Officer critical but stable; convicted felon arrestedMorganton News Herald
The Latest: Suspect on parole in gun case when cop shotAlbany Times Union
The Latest: Convicted felon charged in officer's shootingFox News
KABC-TV -CBS Local -New York Daily News -ABC News
all 63 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:56:45 -0500


CNN

At least 20 dead in West Virginia flooding, governor says
CNN
(CNN) As heavy thunderstorms sent massive floods sweeping across West Virginia, at least 20 people died in the raging waters, state and federal officials said Friday. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced 14 deaths at a news conference early in the afternoon.
20 dead, including 2 kids, as flooding devastates West VirginiaNew York Daily News
The Latest: Flooding closes historic Greenbrier resortWashington Post
At least 18 dead as historic floods sweep West VirginiaUSA TODAY
Columbus Dispatch -NBCNews.com -CBS News -NPR
all 272 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:15:29 -0500


Washington Post

Pentagon officials: Repeal of ban on transgender service members coming within weeks
Washington Post
The Defense Department is expected to repeal its ban on transgender service members within weeks, Pentagon officials said Friday, putting to rest a long and complicated debate that has stretched out for a year. Specifics of the repeal are still under ...
Military Plans to Lift Ban on Transgender Service MembersWall Street Journal
Officials: Pentagon to Lift Ban on Transgender Service Members SoonNBCNews.com
Ban on transgender troops to be lifted July 1USA TODAY
Department of Defense -ABC News -TheBlaze.com -TIME
all 68 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:50:45 -0500


Reuters

After Brexit, what? US secessionists hankering for 'Texit'
Reuters
AUSTIN, Texas Emboldened by Brexit, U.S. secessionists in Texas are keen to adopt the campaign tactics used to sway the British vote for leaving the European Union and are demanding "Texit" comes next. The citizen-driven vote in Britain can be a model ...
Texas Secessionist Movement Emboldened By 'Brexit'Patch.com
Can Texas Legally Secede From the United States?Texas Tribune
After Brexit, support soars for Texas secession movement 'Texit'Washington Times
Vox -New York Daily News -Bustle -Fort Worth Star Telegram
all 39 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:49:00 -0500


TIME

Read President Obama's Remarks on 'Brexit' and Globalization
TIME
President Barack Obama said Friday that the U.K. vote to leave the European Union would not change the “special relationship” the country has with the United States. Speaking at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University, Obama said he ...
FACT SHEET: Global Entrepreneurship SummitWhitehouse.gov (press release)
Obama, Zuckerberg, Pichai preach entrepreneurship at conferenceUSA TODAY
Obama: Young people need right tools to start new businessesWashington Post
San Francisco Chronicle -Breitbart News -TechCrunch -Washington Times
all 157 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:13:40 -0500


CNN

Obama names first national monument to LGBT rights
CNN
(CNN) President Barack Obama announced Friday he was designating the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country's first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. "This week I'm designating the ...
With national monument, history is made where gay rights history beganWashington Post
President Obama Designates Stonewall National MonumentWhitehouse.gov (press release)
New York LGBT bar becomes first US monument to gay rightsReuters
New York Times -U.S. News & World Report -Huffington Post -The Hill
all 146 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:38:00 -0500


Los Angeles Times

At least 2 dead, 100 structures lost in monster fire; state of emergency declared
Los Angeles Times
Fire officials confirmed two fatalities Friday in a fast-moving fire near Lake Isabella that has scorched more than 19,000 acres and destroyed 100 structures. Gov. Jerry Brown issued a state of emergency for Kern County, a move that helps more quickly ...
Two Dead in California Erskine Wildfire Near Sierra Nevada MountainsNBCNews.com
The Latest: Utah town ready for wildfire evacuationWashington Post
2 Dead, Nearly 30 Square Miles Burned in Erskine Fire in Lake IsabellaKTLA
CBS News -Reuters -NPR -USA TODAY
all 327 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:21:08 -0500


WESH Orlando

Deputies Recount Horrific Scene at Pulse Nightclub in Incident Reports
ABC News
Police officers stand guard down the street from the scene of a shooting involving multiple fatalities at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla., June 12, 2016. more +. 0 Shares. Email. Orange County Sheriff's deputies who responded to the scene at the Pulse ...
Pulse memorials to be preserved at history centerWKMG Orlando
Orlando preserves memorial items for Pulse nightclub victims, survivorsWFTV Orlando
Orlando to preserve Pulse tribute itemsWESH Orlando
News965 -Orlando Business Journal (blog) -Orlando Weekly (blog) -WMFE
all 9 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:58:00 -0500


CBS News

Louisiana mom could face felony charges after punishing sons for robbery
CBS News
BATON ROUGE -- A mom from Louisiana has found herself in trouble with the law, and at the center of a national debate over how she recently chose to discipline her children. villafrancamom-discipline062416en-transferframe475.png. Schaquana Spears.
Louisiana officials praise mother arrested for whipping sonsWashington Post
'I decided to be a parent and I'm the bad guy,' B.R. mom says for whipping kids who burglarized homeNOLA.com
LA Attorney General to review controversial 'whipping' arrestWTVM
BizPac Review -The Advocate -HLNtv.com -WBRZ
all 93 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:48:17 -0500


ABC News

Arkansas execution drug expiring before ruling takes effect
Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — One of Arkansas' execution drugs will expire before a state Supreme Court decision upholding the state's execution law goes into effect. A spokesman for Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Friday that she will not ask ...
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawAustin American-Statesman
The Latest: Death row inmates' attorney to seek rehearingSFGate

all 107 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:41:16 -0500


NBC 10 Philadelphia

Folcroft Officer: 'I'm Shot in the Face! I'm Shot in the Face!"
NBC 10 Philadelphia
A Delaware County officer was shot in the head, neck, and shoulder Monday morning, sparking a manhunt for the shooter. Officer Chris Dorman is in stable but critical condition, and his shooter is in custody. NBC10's Brandon Hudson has the story ...
Officer critical but stable; convicted felon arrestedMorganton News Herald
The Latest: Suspect on parole in gun case when cop shotAlbany Times Union
The Latest: Convicted felon charged in officer's shootingFox News
KABC-TV -CBS Local -New York Daily News -ABC News
all 63 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:56:45 -0500


CNN

At least 20 dead in West Virginia flooding, governor says
CNN
(CNN) As heavy thunderstorms sent massive floods sweeping across West Virginia, at least 20 people died in the raging waters, state and federal officials said Friday. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced 14 deaths at a news conference early in the afternoon.
20 dead, including 2 kids, as flooding devastates West VirginiaNew York Daily News
The Latest: Flooding closes historic Greenbrier resortWashington Post
At least 18 dead as historic floods sweep West VirginiaUSA TODAY
Columbus Dispatch -NBCNews.com -CBS News -NPR
all 272 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:15:29 -0500


Washington Post

Pentagon officials: Repeal of ban on transgender service members coming within weeks
Washington Post
The Defense Department is expected to repeal its ban on transgender service members within weeks, Pentagon officials said Friday, putting to rest a long and complicated debate that has stretched out for a year. Specifics of the repeal are still under ...
Military Plans to Lift Ban on Transgender Service MembersWall Street Journal
Officials: Pentagon to Lift Ban on Transgender Service Members SoonNBCNews.com
Ban on transgender troops to be lifted July 1USA TODAY
Department of Defense -ABC News -TheBlaze.com -TIME
all 68 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:50:45 -0500


Reuters

After Brexit, what? US secessionists hankering for 'Texit'
Reuters
AUSTIN, Texas Emboldened by Brexit, U.S. secessionists in Texas are keen to adopt the campaign tactics used to sway the British vote for leaving the European Union and are demanding "Texit" comes next. The citizen-driven vote in Britain can be a model ...
Texas Secessionist Movement Emboldened By 'Brexit'Patch.com
Can Texas Legally Secede From the United States?Texas Tribune
After Brexit, support soars for Texas secession movement 'Texit'Washington Times
Vox -New York Daily News -Bustle -Fort Worth Star Telegram
all 39 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:49:00 -0500


TIME

Read President Obama's Remarks on 'Brexit' and Globalization
TIME
President Barack Obama said Friday that the U.K. vote to leave the European Union would not change the “special relationship” the country has with the United States. Speaking at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University, Obama said he ...
FACT SHEET: Global Entrepreneurship SummitWhitehouse.gov (press release)
Obama, Zuckerberg, Pichai preach entrepreneurship at conferenceUSA TODAY
Obama: Young people need right tools to start new businessesWashington Post
San Francisco Chronicle -Breitbart News -TechCrunch -Washington Times
all 157 news articles »

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:13:40 -0500


CNN

Obama names first national monument to LGBT rights
CNN
(CNN) President Barack Obama announced Friday he was designating the area around the Stonewall Inn in New York City as the country's first national monument to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. "This week I'm designating the ...
With national monument, history is made where gay rights history beganWashington Post
President Obama Designates Stonewall National MonumentWhitehouse.gov (press release)
New York LGBT bar becomes first US monument to gay rightsReuters
New York Times -U.S. News & World Report -Huffington Post -The Hill
all 146 news articles »

  

 

Unlimited Online Backup Only 4.95

chocolate classes

wauknet.com rabidcow.net qlix.net wiredearth.net wisconnect.net
Copyright 2007-2010 by Comstar   Terms Of Use  Privacy Statement
DotNetNuke® is copyright 2002-2016 by DotNetNuke Corporation