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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:11:44 -0500

MONTANA (WITI) — He’s a convicted rapist, and now — he’s facing new charges — accused of pressuring his victim to kill herself during a live video chat back in September of 2013 — when he was out of jail on bond. The Billings Gazette in Billings, Montana says 21-year-old Michael John Morlan — currently in […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:56:47 -0500

WASHINGTON (CNN) — The Senate on Thursday gave final congressional approval to the President’s request to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight ISIS. The news came as the terror group that calls itself the Islamic State advanced its grip on portions of Syria and Iraq, seizing 16 predominantly Kurdish villages near the Turkish border. […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:50:51 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Milwaukee Brewers announced on Thursday, September 18th a two-year player development contract with Triple-A Colorado Springs of the Pacific Coast League that will run through the 2016 season. Colorado Springs is a member of the PCL’s American Northern Division along with Omaha, Iowa and Oklahoma City.  The Sky Sox play their […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:48:28 -0500

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Home Depot confirmed Thursday that hackers exposed 56 million credit and debit cards during its months-long security breach. The company also said it had eliminated the malware behind the attack from its payment systems. Card readers that encountered the malware, which Home Depot said was a custom strain its security team […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:39:15 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The city of Milwaukee has filed an appeal with the state’s Public Service Commission to reconsider a ruling involving the downtown streetcar project. The Public Service Commission ruled that Milwaukee cannot require private utility companies such as We Energies or AT&T to pay to move their underground lines for the streetcar. The […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:27:46 -0500

WEST ALLIS (WITI) — West Allis police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a robbery suspect. Police say on Thursday, September 18th, around 11:15 a.m., a business in the 1500 block of S. 82nd Street was robbed at gunpoint. Police say the suspect was seen walking east towards the store on W. Orchard Street […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:16:19 -0500

KENOSHA (WITI) — Kenosha police say they’re investigating several cases involving the passing of counterfeit $50 bills. The Kenosha Police Department’s “Financial Crimes Unit” is investigating. Meanwhile, Kenosha police are warning business owners to be on the lookout for counterfeit bills — advising that business owners check the bills carefully for security features. Police say […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:11:37 -0500

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant, secured its place in history Thursday as the largest U.S.-listed initial public offering (IPO) of all time. The stock priced at $68 per share. That’s at the top of the expected range, signaling strong demand. Only large investors like hedge funds are typically able buy at […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:05:01 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The lawn was looking good outside, but nobody knew who was responsible for keeping it cut. When folks finally figured it out, they felt compelled to share this story. At The National, a popular coffeehouse on Milwaukee’s south side, the customers keep coming in and the cleanup is constant. But being so […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:58:11 -0500

GREEN BAY (WITI) — A bear caused quite a commotion on Green Bay’s west side Thursday morning, September 18th! Police say a black bear was spotted around 6:00 a.m. in the area of Shawano Avenue and Locust Street. Sue Gerbec was enjoying her morning coffee. “I was on the porch, and he ran right past […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:50:31 -0500

GLASGOW, Scotland (CNN) — Voters in Scotland made their choice Thursday — remain part of the United Kingdom, or form their own independent nation. Now, the counting of the votes begins. Polls at more than 5,500 stations across 32 districts, from the remote highlands and islands to the big cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow, closed […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:44:52 -0500

(CNN) — Hundreds of state troopers and police from throughout the country stood at attention outside a Pennsylvania church Thursday to mourn Cpl. Bryon Dickson amid concerns that a survivalist and war buff suspected of gunning down two troopers may be on the hunt for more officers. The FBI, meanwhile, placed shooting suspect Eric Matthew […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:40:16 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — More than 225 volunteers came together on Thursday, September 18th for a one-day “blitz build” — putting together a new playground in Milwaukee’s Harambee neighborhood. Volunteers from CarMax, the Riverworks Development Corporation, the city of Milwaukee, LISC Milwaukee’s Harambee Neighborhood Initiative, and organizers from KaBOOM! came together to give area kids a […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:29:28 -0500

(CNN) — British journalist John Cantlie hadn’t been seen in nearly two years. Now, he’s the latest hostage to be paraded out by ISIS — forced to deliver the group’s message. In a video released Thursday, Cantlie — wearing an orange shirt and seated alone at a desk with a black backdrop — says he […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:25:16 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Election day is coming up quickly! Voters hit the polls on November 4th, and absentee ballots are already in the mail. As clerks in municipalities across the state gear up for the election, they’re scrambling to educate poll workers on the voter ID law — after a three-judge panel in a federal […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:20:50 -0500

DOUSMAN (WITI) — The owners of Toothsome Rue set out to produce a savory tasting product without MSG. Brian Kramp learned the owners not only accomplished that mission — but went far beyond.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:20 -0500

GREEN BAY (WITI) — There are plenty of changes for this NFL season at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. FOX6’s Chip Brewster recently took some time to check them all out.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:09:00 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A group of concerned citizens is trying to put a stop to a proposed expansion of I-94. They’re telling lawmakers they’d like to see taxpayer dollars spent elsewhere. Instead of borrowing money to pay for expensive interstate expansions, some want taxpayer dollars spent on smaller projects. The three-and-a-half-mile stretch of I-94 between […]

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:48:14 -0500

(WITI) — She’s a humble teacher who was simply enjoying her time on Wheel of Fortune. But after Sarah Manchester of Maryland solved her final puzzle this week, she had no idea what was coming next… NONE. Just watch.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:46:48 -0500

MILWAUKEE CO. (WITI) — She was one of the top aides to now-Governor Scott Walker when he was Milwaukee’s County Executive. She was accused of doing campaign work on taxpayers’ time — and convicted of one felony count of misconduct in public office after initially facing four charges. Now, we’ve learned Kelly Rindfleisch is appealing […]

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:15:08 -0500


New York Daily News

Justice Department finds no evidence NJ Gov. Chris Christie knew of Bridgegate ...
New York Daily News
The U.S. Justice Department investigation into the Bridgegate scandal that threatened Chris Christie's political career has found no evidence so far the Governor knew of the closures in advance, it was reported Thursday. Federal officials opened a probe nine ...
After 9 Months, Federal Probe of GWB Closure Finds No Link to Christie, Federal ...NBC New York
Chris Christie says he's sick of the bridge investigationCBS News
Federal Bridgegate probe finds no link to ChristieNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Asbury Park Press -CBS Local -BreakingNews.com
all 77 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:13:20 -0500


SFGate

Kansas Democrat Can Quit Senate Race as Independent Gains
Bloomberg
A Democratic U.S. Senate candidate was allowed by Kansas's top court to remove his name from the ballot in a ruling that could boost an independent contender's effort to unseat Republican incumbent Pat Roberts. Today's ruling comes as Republicans ...
Will Dems go all-out to beat Sen. Pat Roberts nowPolitico
Polls Show Kansas Court Decision Could Boost Orman In Senate RaceHuffington Post
Kansas court orders Democrat removed from Senate ballotUSA TODAY
Los Angeles Times -Fox News -New York Times
all 204 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:06:01 -0500


Driver freed in Stratosphere crash commits suicide
WCHS-TV8
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The suicide of a 40-year-old man who was freed from jail after being accused of crashing his vehicle into the Stratosphere casino raised questions about why he wasn't charged with a crime and whether he was properly screened for ...

and more »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:04:03 -0500


New York Times

Man Is Arrested as Northern California Wildfire Rages, Threatening Thousands ...
New York Times
Firefighters burned away excess dry brush along Route 50 near the town of Pollock Pines, Calif., on Thursday. Credit Alvin Jornada/European Pressphoto Agency. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main ...
King Fire points to California's drought-driven fire futureChristian Science Monitor
Man arrested in fast-growing California wildfireLynchburg News and Advance
Eldorado National Forest King Fire ClosuresKTVN
CNN -KESQ
all 1,503 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:04:03 -0500


New York Times

Federal Judge Accused of Assaulting Wife Is Urged to Resign
New York Times
Judge Mark E. Fuller, right, accused of hitting his wife, appeared in Fulton County Court in Atlanta in early September. Credit Brant Sanderlin/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, via Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.
Gov. and Mrs. Bentley say Judge Mark Fuller should resignAL.com
Alabama judge urged to resign over domestic violence incidentLos Angeles Times
Judge Mark Fuller under fire as domestic violence spotlight widens beyond NFLChristian Science Monitor
The Wire -Alabama's13.com
all 151 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:03:07 -0500


New York Daily News

Police describe 'person of interest' in case of missing UVA student Hannah ...
New York Daily News
Police have released a description for a "person of interest" sought in the disappearance of missing University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Elizabeth Graham. A heavyset black male with a "beer belly," in his late 20s or early 30s, was last seen with the ...
Police Seek Person of Interest in Hannah Graham DisappearanceNBCNews.com
Person of interest sought in Va. student's disappearanceUSA TODAY
Cops seek person of interest in missing U.Va. student caseCBS News
Washington Post -ABC News -wtvr.com
all 514 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:00:32 -0500


Fox News

Four Mississippi sisters have been missing for days. Police believe they 'are in ...
Washington Post
Authorities in Mississippi say they are searching for four young girls who haven't been seen in over a week. The girls, ages 1 to 6, had previously been placed in protective custody, according to an Associated Press report. “We have every reason to believe the ...
Mississippi officers searching for 4 missing girlsThegardenisland.com

all 72 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:19:43 -0500


ABC News

Vets Try to Save Leg of Dog Hit by Stolen Van
ABC News
Veterinarians on Thursday were trying to save the leg of a fluffy white dog named Gordo who was run down by a stolen van during a wild police chase that was captured live by television helicopters. The 1- to 2-year-old Maltese mix suffered a deep cut to a ...
Gordo the Dog Is Breakout Star of LA Car ChaseWLS-TV
Dog in Los Angeles injured during chase receives outpouring of supportWFSB

all 33 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:23 -0500


Chron.com

Teacher hurt in crash with cow blames Cliven Bundy
seattlepi.com
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas schoolteacher injured in a crash with a wayward cow is suing Cliven Bundy, saying the southern Nevada rancher let his cattle wander through a broken fence not far from where his supporters and federal agents had an ...
Teacher hurt in crash blames rancher in standoffPorterville Recorder

all 45 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:12 -0500


Chron.com

Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania
Arizona Daily Sun
A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia will soon be flown back to the Keystone State. A microchip implanted in Gidget allowed workers at an animal shelter ...
Pooch missing from Philadelphia since April turns up in PortlandThe Seattle Times (blog)

all 176 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:15:08 -0500


New York Daily News

Justice Department finds no evidence NJ Gov. Chris Christie knew of Bridgegate ...
New York Daily News
The U.S. Justice Department investigation into the Bridgegate scandal that threatened Chris Christie's political career has found no evidence so far the Governor knew of the closures in advance, it was reported Thursday. Federal officials opened a probe nine ...
After 9 Months, Federal Probe of GWB Closure Finds No Link to Christie, Federal ...NBC New York
Chris Christie says he's sick of the bridge investigationCBS News
Federal Bridgegate probe finds no link to ChristieNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Asbury Park Press -CBS Local -BreakingNews.com
all 77 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:13:20 -0500


SFGate

Kansas Democrat Can Quit Senate Race as Independent Gains
Bloomberg
A Democratic U.S. Senate candidate was allowed by Kansas's top court to remove his name from the ballot in a ruling that could boost an independent contender's effort to unseat Republican incumbent Pat Roberts. Today's ruling comes as Republicans ...
Will Dems go all-out to beat Sen. Pat Roberts nowPolitico
Polls Show Kansas Court Decision Could Boost Orman In Senate RaceHuffington Post
Kansas court orders Democrat removed from Senate ballotUSA TODAY
Los Angeles Times -Fox News -New York Times
all 204 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:06:01 -0500


Driver freed in Stratosphere crash commits suicide
WCHS-TV8
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The suicide of a 40-year-old man who was freed from jail after being accused of crashing his vehicle into the Stratosphere casino raised questions about why he wasn't charged with a crime and whether he was properly screened for ...

and more »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:04:03 -0500


New York Times

Man Is Arrested as Northern California Wildfire Rages, Threatening Thousands ...
New York Times
Firefighters burned away excess dry brush along Route 50 near the town of Pollock Pines, Calif., on Thursday. Credit Alvin Jornada/European Pressphoto Agency. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main ...
King Fire points to California's drought-driven fire futureChristian Science Monitor
Man arrested in fast-growing California wildfireLynchburg News and Advance
Eldorado National Forest King Fire ClosuresKTVN
CNN -KESQ
all 1,503 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:04:03 -0500


New York Times

Federal Judge Accused of Assaulting Wife Is Urged to Resign
New York Times
Judge Mark E. Fuller, right, accused of hitting his wife, appeared in Fulton County Court in Atlanta in early September. Credit Brant Sanderlin/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, via Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.
Gov. and Mrs. Bentley say Judge Mark Fuller should resignAL.com
Alabama judge urged to resign over domestic violence incidentLos Angeles Times
Judge Mark Fuller under fire as domestic violence spotlight widens beyond NFLChristian Science Monitor
The Wire -Alabama's13.com
all 151 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:03:07 -0500


New York Daily News

Police describe 'person of interest' in case of missing UVA student Hannah ...
New York Daily News
Police have released a description for a "person of interest" sought in the disappearance of missing University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Elizabeth Graham. A heavyset black male with a "beer belly," in his late 20s or early 30s, was last seen with the ...
Police Seek Person of Interest in Hannah Graham DisappearanceNBCNews.com
Person of interest sought in Va. student's disappearanceUSA TODAY
Cops seek person of interest in missing U.Va. student caseCBS News
Washington Post -ABC News -wtvr.com
all 514 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:00:32 -0500


Fox News

Four Mississippi sisters have been missing for days. Police believe they 'are in ...
Washington Post
Authorities in Mississippi say they are searching for four young girls who haven't been seen in over a week. The girls, ages 1 to 6, had previously been placed in protective custody, according to an Associated Press report. “We have every reason to believe the ...
Mississippi officers searching for 4 missing girlsThegardenisland.com

all 72 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:19:43 -0500


ABC News

Vets Try to Save Leg of Dog Hit by Stolen Van
ABC News
Veterinarians on Thursday were trying to save the leg of a fluffy white dog named Gordo who was run down by a stolen van during a wild police chase that was captured live by television helicopters. The 1- to 2-year-old Maltese mix suffered a deep cut to a ...
Gordo the Dog Is Breakout Star of LA Car ChaseWLS-TV
Dog in Los Angeles injured during chase receives outpouring of supportWFSB

all 33 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:23 -0500


Chron.com

Teacher hurt in crash with cow blames Cliven Bundy
seattlepi.com
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas schoolteacher injured in a crash with a wayward cow is suing Cliven Bundy, saying the southern Nevada rancher let his cattle wander through a broken fence not far from where his supporters and federal agents had an ...
Teacher hurt in crash blames rancher in standoffPorterville Recorder

all 45 news articles »

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:17:12 -0500


Chron.com

Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania
Arizona Daily Sun
A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia will soon be flown back to the Keystone State. A microchip implanted in Gidget allowed workers at an animal shelter ...
Pooch missing from Philadelphia since April turns up in PortlandThe Seattle Times (blog)

all 176 news articles »

  

 

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