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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:04:19 -0500

(CNN) — A World War II German U-boat, sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic more than 72 years ago, has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Tuesday. The German sub, the U-576, was found at the bottom of the Atlantic 30 miles off Cape Hatteras […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:02:21 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — President Bill Clinton will travel to Milwaukee on Friday, October 24th — and join Democratic candidate for governor Mary Burke for a campaign event. Doors for the grassroots campaign event will open at 11 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency, 333 W. Kilbourn Ave, in Milwaukee. This is a free, ticketed event. Those planning […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:22:26 -0500

BROOKFIELD (WITI) — Two years ago, on October 21st, a gunman opened fire at the Azana Salon and Spa in Brookfield, shooting and killing three women and wounding four others. This year, family and friends of the victims are holding a candlelight vigil to remember the victims. The mass shooting stemmed from a domestic violence […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:06:49 -0500

LONGVIEW, Texas — A man who died from Marfan Syndrome left a final gift to his family — and it was expressed in more than 30 letters that were found shortly after he died. According to KLTV, Mitchell Whisenhunt’s letters addressed to his family and the community were found by his wife Ashley shortly after […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:01:35 -0500

(CNN) — Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages may make certain cells in your body age faster, a new study suggests. The study, published this week in the American Journal of Public Health, concludes that sugar-sweetened soda consumption prematurely ages white blood cells. The University of California, San Francisco researchers say sugary sodas may impact the health of […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:45:02 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Pfister Hotel made its mark in Milwaukee 120 years ago. What started as a simple request from Marcus Hotels and Resorts to make a short video to celebrate the famous hotel, turned into a much larger project. “In the process of that we learned that there is so much history and story […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:43:07 -0500

MILWAUKEE (WITI) –Turning schools into bully-free zones to ultimately make neighborhoods safer. That’s what Mayor Barrett and other local organizations are looking to do as they make a stop at one Milwaukee school. Kids at Benjamin Franklin School are learning important life lessons. “There are ways to solve problems without violence. That is our big […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:30:27 -0500

(CNN) — Jeffrey Fowle, an American arrested in North Korea in May for leaving a bible at his hotel, has been released and is on his way home, a senior State Department official told CNN on Tuesday. An American government plane picked up Fowle on Tuesday before flying to Guam, the official said. Fowle was […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:24:09 -0500

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — CNN and several other Turner-owned cable channels have disappeared from Dish Network homes due to a contractual dispute between the two companies. Dish provides satellite television service to about 14 million households, roughly 1 out of 7 homes that subscribe to some form of TV package in the United States. Turner, […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:19:49 -0500

(CNN) — Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who spent half a century putting high society in haute couture, has died. He was 82. The man — often described as the “sultan of suave” — dressed every first lady since Jacqueline Kennedy. Among those whose glamor factor his dresses jazzed up: Oprah Winfrey, Anne […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:03:52 -0500

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Colorado health officials want to ban sales of marijuana-infused brownies, cookies and most candies. The state’s Department of Public Health and Environment has recommended that retail marijuana “edibles” should be restricted to “lozenges and tinctures,” according to a statement from the department’s director, Larry Wolk. The recommendation was made Monday during […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:36:47 -0500

PORTAGE (AP) — The principal of a Portage elementary school says it was the universal sign for choking that let him know a fifth-grader was in serious trouble. John Muir Elementary School Principal Jason Meyer saw 11-year-old Trent Weier place his hands on his throat when he began choking on a mini-corn dog at school recently. […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:28:07 -0500

MADISON (AP) — Thousands of emails prosecutors collected during the first secret investigation into Gov. Scott Walker’s former aides and associates when he was county executive have been released. Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele’s office on Tuesday made public the nearly 16,000 emails and attachments that prosecutors seized from county and personal computers. The investigation ended […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:23:49 -0500

RACINE (WITI) — Racine police arrested a man for first degree attempted homicide and disorderly conduct after he allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend multiple times. On Monday, October 20th around 9:30 p.m., officers responded to reports of a woman who had been stabbed in the 1100 block of Grand Avenue. Upon arrival, officers located a 59-year-old […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:59:13 -0500

FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) — This is the new normal in Ferguson: Protests, day and night, for more than 70 days now. Sometimes it’s hundreds of demonstrators, sometimes just a handful. But they’re always outside the Ferguson Police Department, clamoring for the indictment of Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:54:42 -0500

MADISON (WITI) — As 20 people, including children and the elderly, have already been hospitalized in Wisconsin due to seasonal influenza this flu season,  state health officials are encouraging Wisconsin residents to get flu shots to help protect against seasonal influenza.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, everyone aged six months and […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:26:54 -0500

Chip visits the Racine Art Museum to learn all about their Free Fall Family Fun Fest. According to their website, the Racine Art Museum, located in Racine, holds the largest and most significant contemporary craft collection in North America, with more than 8,000 objects from nationally and internationally recognized artists. RAM’s mission is to elevate the […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:24:50 -0500

It might be cheaper hitting up the dollar store for your Halloween candy — but does it taste the same? We put our hosts to the test. Could they tell the difference? Take a look.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:51:01 -0500

WASHINGTON (CNN) — Even the President of the United States has to deal with jealous boyfriends. Casting his ballot in Chicago on Monday, Obama stood at a voting booth next to Aia Cooper, whose fiancé, Mike Jones, decided to crack wise with the president. “Mr. President, don’t touch my girlfriend,” Jones quipped as he walked […]

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:24:59 -0500

Cutting-edge science is making discoveries that were once thought to be a concept of our imagination. Laura Langemo visits the Milwaukee Public Museum to give you an up-close look at its newest exhibit, “Alien Worlds and Androids.”

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:25:07 -0500


Fox News

Arraignment Delayed for White House Fence-Jumper
ABC News
A federal judge on Tuesday delayed the arraignment of an alleged White House fence-jumper because of questions about his mental competence to stand trial. Omar Gonzalez was brought to court to enter a not-guilty plea to a six-count grand jury indictment ...
Exam finds man accused of jumping White House fence 'not competent'Los Angeles Times
Mental Health Evaluation For Accused White House IntruderNBCNews.com
Court orders mental health evaluation for White House fence jumperReuters
Politico (blog)
all 21 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:23:53 -0500


USA TODAY

Reports: 'Django' actress charged with lewd conduct for car sex
USA TODAY
Last month, Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts claimed she was accosted by police near Studio City, Calif., after engaging in a public display of affection with her partner, Brian James Lucas. After refusing to show them ID, she was handcuffed and ...
'Django' actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd conductFox News
'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd act for alleged sex ...New York Daily News
'Django Unchained' actress, boyfriend charged with lewd conductLos Angeles Times
LAist -MyNewsLA.com
all 32 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:05:27 -0500


Reuters

Indiana police search vacant houses after arrest of suspected killer
Reuters
1 of 4. Darren Vann, 43, of Gary, Indiana, is shown in this Lake County Sheriff's Department photo released on October 21, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lake County Sheriff's Department/Handout. Related News. Indiana police charge suspect who may have killed ...
The online marketplace for sex that authorities say led Indiana serial killer ...Washington Post
Alleged serial killer Darren Deon Vann transferred to Lake County Jail in IndianaWLS-TV
Coroner asks for help identifying 2 of 7 women found slain in IndianaChicago Tribune
Chicago Sun-Times -NBC Chicago -WZVN-TV
all 171 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:57:01 -0500


Fox News

Jodi Arias back in court as sentencing retrial opens
Christian Science Monitor
The 34-year-old Arias was convicted of murder last year, but that jury deadlocked on whether to give her the death penalty or life in prison. By Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press October 21, 2014. close. Jodi Arias sits in the Maricopa County Superior Court ...
Jodi Arias Death Penalty Trial Begins With Shocking PhotoABC News
Jodi Arias Sentencing Trial ReopensKFYI
Convicted Murder, Jodi Arias On Trail, Could This Be The End Of The Road?FXC News
GlobalPost -MyFox Philadelphia
all 215 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:54:10 -0500


KCCI Des Moines

Missouri creates Ferguson Commission to look at root causes of unrest
Los Angeles Times
As unrest in and around Ferguson, Mo., continues more than two months after the death of Michael Brown, Missouri's governor announced Tuesday that a commission will be formed to examine the deeper issues at the heart of the tension. Gov. Jay Nixon said ...
Missouri Governor Announces Creation of 'Ferguson Commission'Wall Street Journal
Georgia Democrats Urge Residents 'To Prevent Another Ferguson' By Voting EarlyHuffington Post
Nixon creating group to address Ferguson issuesSTLtoday.com
NewsOK.com
all 350 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:51:24 -0500


Philly.com

Corbett in Phila. signs "Mumia bill'
Philly.com
Just a few feet from the site where Philadelphia police Officer Daniel Faulkner was gunned down by Mumia Abu-Jamal in 1981, Gov. Corbett on Tuesday signed into law a bill that would censor former offenders from causing victims metal anguish.
Pennsylvania governor signs victim's rights law following Mumia Abu-Jamal ...Washington Post (blog)
Pennsylvania restricts 'obscene celebrity' of convicts in new crime lawThe Guardian
Law signed to curb Abu-Jamal's 'obscene celebrity'Morganton News Herald
Free Speech TV
all 86 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:38:20 -0500


Wall Street Journal

Michigan Governor Signs Anti-Tesla Bill
Wall Street Journal
Tesla Motors says Michigan's new law banning auto makers from selling directly to consumers could stop it from increasing sales. Bloomberg News. By. Joseph B. White and. Joseph B. White. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL. BiographyJoseph B. White ...
Gov. Rick Snyder signs 'anti-Tesla' bill into lawMLive.com
Michigan requires Tesla to sell cars through dealersUSA TODAY
Michigan (And General Motors) To Tesla: Stay Out Of Our StateFast Company
ErieTVNews -WKAR
all 60 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:03:38 -0500


Getty Images

Colorado Key Races Still Close, New Poll Finds Parties Bolstering Their Bases
KUNC
Senator Mark Udall, Congressman Cory Gardner, Bob Beauprez, and Governor John Hickenlooper from left to right. A new poll finds Colorado's Governor and Senate races remain close. Cory Garner is still ahead of Mark Udall in the Senate race, but the gap ...
Hillary Clinton stumps for Udall in Colorado, calling race 'especially important' for ...Washington Post (blog)
Hillary Clinton praises Udall on NSA reformThe Hill (blog)
ANALYSIS: Obama Destroys Udall's Narrative As Someone Feared By The ...Daily Caller
Aurora Sentinel -Getty Images -BuzzFeed News
all 212 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:30:26 -0500


Kansas City Star

Lawyer seeks to bar terrorism reference at trial
Kansas City Star
Lawyers for a Palestinian activist from Chicago convicted for a fatal bombing in Israel urged a judge Tuesday to bar any reference to terrorism at her upcoming trial on immigration charges. Rasmieh Odeh, associate director at the Arab American Action ...

and more »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:08:20 -0500


Texas man admits setting 1986 fire, killing 2 boys
MSN News
DALLAS — A Texas man has admitted to setting a backyard fire in 1986 that killed his two stepsons, ending a yearslong fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully put him behind bars. In a surprising twist, Ed Graf pleaded guilty Tuesday to two ...

and more »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:25:07 -0500


Fox News

Arraignment Delayed for White House Fence-Jumper
ABC News
A federal judge on Tuesday delayed the arraignment of an alleged White House fence-jumper because of questions about his mental competence to stand trial. Omar Gonzalez was brought to court to enter a not-guilty plea to a six-count grand jury indictment ...
Exam finds man accused of jumping White House fence 'not competent'Los Angeles Times
Mental Health Evaluation For Accused White House IntruderNBCNews.com
Court orders mental health evaluation for White House fence jumperReuters
Politico (blog)
all 21 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:23:53 -0500


USA TODAY

Reports: 'Django' actress charged with lewd conduct for car sex
USA TODAY
Last month, Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts claimed she was accosted by police near Studio City, Calif., after engaging in a public display of affection with her partner, Brian James Lucas. After refusing to show them ID, she was handcuffed and ...
'Django' actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd conductFox News
'Django Unchained' actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd act for alleged sex ...New York Daily News
'Django Unchained' actress, boyfriend charged with lewd conductLos Angeles Times
LAist -MyNewsLA.com
all 32 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:05:27 -0500


Reuters

Indiana police search vacant houses after arrest of suspected killer
Reuters
1 of 4. Darren Vann, 43, of Gary, Indiana, is shown in this Lake County Sheriff's Department photo released on October 21, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lake County Sheriff's Department/Handout. Related News. Indiana police charge suspect who may have killed ...
The online marketplace for sex that authorities say led Indiana serial killer ...Washington Post
Alleged serial killer Darren Deon Vann transferred to Lake County Jail in IndianaWLS-TV
Coroner asks for help identifying 2 of 7 women found slain in IndianaChicago Tribune
Chicago Sun-Times -NBC Chicago -WZVN-TV
all 171 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:57:01 -0500


Fox News

Jodi Arias back in court as sentencing retrial opens
Christian Science Monitor
The 34-year-old Arias was convicted of murder last year, but that jury deadlocked on whether to give her the death penalty or life in prison. By Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press October 21, 2014. close. Jodi Arias sits in the Maricopa County Superior Court ...
Jodi Arias Death Penalty Trial Begins With Shocking PhotoABC News
Jodi Arias Sentencing Trial ReopensKFYI
Convicted Murder, Jodi Arias On Trail, Could This Be The End Of The Road?FXC News
GlobalPost -MyFox Philadelphia
all 215 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:54:10 -0500


KCCI Des Moines

Missouri creates Ferguson Commission to look at root causes of unrest
Los Angeles Times
As unrest in and around Ferguson, Mo., continues more than two months after the death of Michael Brown, Missouri's governor announced Tuesday that a commission will be formed to examine the deeper issues at the heart of the tension. Gov. Jay Nixon said ...
Missouri Governor Announces Creation of 'Ferguson Commission'Wall Street Journal
Georgia Democrats Urge Residents 'To Prevent Another Ferguson' By Voting EarlyHuffington Post
Nixon creating group to address Ferguson issuesSTLtoday.com
NewsOK.com
all 350 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:51:24 -0500


Philly.com

Corbett in Phila. signs "Mumia bill'
Philly.com
Just a few feet from the site where Philadelphia police Officer Daniel Faulkner was gunned down by Mumia Abu-Jamal in 1981, Gov. Corbett on Tuesday signed into law a bill that would censor former offenders from causing victims metal anguish.
Pennsylvania governor signs victim's rights law following Mumia Abu-Jamal ...Washington Post (blog)
Pennsylvania restricts 'obscene celebrity' of convicts in new crime lawThe Guardian
Law signed to curb Abu-Jamal's 'obscene celebrity'Morganton News Herald
Free Speech TV
all 86 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:38:20 -0500


Wall Street Journal

Michigan Governor Signs Anti-Tesla Bill
Wall Street Journal
Tesla Motors says Michigan's new law banning auto makers from selling directly to consumers could stop it from increasing sales. Bloomberg News. By. Joseph B. White and. Joseph B. White. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL. BiographyJoseph B. White ...
Gov. Rick Snyder signs 'anti-Tesla' bill into lawMLive.com
Michigan requires Tesla to sell cars through dealersUSA TODAY
Michigan (And General Motors) To Tesla: Stay Out Of Our StateFast Company
ErieTVNews -WKAR
all 60 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:03:38 -0500


Getty Images

Colorado Key Races Still Close, New Poll Finds Parties Bolstering Their Bases
KUNC
Senator Mark Udall, Congressman Cory Gardner, Bob Beauprez, and Governor John Hickenlooper from left to right. A new poll finds Colorado's Governor and Senate races remain close. Cory Garner is still ahead of Mark Udall in the Senate race, but the gap ...
Hillary Clinton stumps for Udall in Colorado, calling race 'especially important' for ...Washington Post (blog)
Hillary Clinton praises Udall on NSA reformThe Hill (blog)
ANALYSIS: Obama Destroys Udall's Narrative As Someone Feared By The ...Daily Caller
Aurora Sentinel -Getty Images -BuzzFeed News
all 212 news articles »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:30:26 -0500


Kansas City Star

Lawyer seeks to bar terrorism reference at trial
Kansas City Star
Lawyers for a Palestinian activist from Chicago convicted for a fatal bombing in Israel urged a judge Tuesday to bar any reference to terrorism at her upcoming trial on immigration charges. Rasmieh Odeh, associate director at the Arab American Action ...

and more »

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:08:20 -0500


Texas man admits setting 1986 fire, killing 2 boys
MSN News
DALLAS — A Texas man has admitted to setting a backyard fire in 1986 that killed his two stepsons, ending a yearslong fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully put him behind bars. In a surprising twist, Ed Graf pleaded guilty Tuesday to two ...

and more »

  

 

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