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    Sammie Miller pleads not guilty in beating, shooting death of girlfriend Audrey Scott

    November 16, 2017

    MILWAUKEE — 28-year-old Sammie Miller of Milwaukee, charged in connection with the death of his girlfriend, Audrey Scott, was in court Thursday, November 16th for his preliminary hearing. A detective testified, and Miller was bound over for trial. The defense requested a speedy trial, and a pre-trial conference was set for December 1st. Miller pleaded… [Read More]

    Milwaukee man indicted for rioting, arson tied to Sherman Park violence is not in custody

    November 9, 2017

    MILWAUKEE — Someone is now being held responsible for rioting and torching a BP gas station in Milwaukee’s Sherman Park neighborhood — more than year after the violence. The U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin announced that 20-year-old Toronse Carter of Milwaukee was indicted on Tuesday, November 7th for rioting and arson connected with… [Read More]

    Comey knew he was going to exonerate Clinton

    October 18, 2017

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to revive his long-standing complaint about the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation, alleging that then-Director James Comey had protected the Democratic presidential nominee by prematurely “exonerating” her before the 2016 election. “Comey stated under oath that he didn’t do this —… [Read More]

    Another federal judge blocks President Trump’s new travel ban

    October 18, 2017

    A federal judge in Maryland has blocked President Donald Trump’s new travel ban, finding it still tainted by religious discrimination. US District Judge Theodore D. Chuang — who also blocked travel ban 2.0 — did not go as far as the judge in Hawaii on Tuesday and has only extended his order to “individuals with… [Read More]

    4-year-old with autism bound with 7 belts, set on fire in bathtub

    October 11, 2017

    MILWAUKEE — Criminal charges have been filed against a mother accused in the death of her four-year-old son — her only child, who had autism. Antonio Di Stasio The accused is 23-year-old Amelia Di Stasio, who faces a charge of first degree intentional homicide in the death of Antonio Di Stasio, which happened on September… [Read More]

    Accused of posting drug deals on Facebook Live

    October 11, 2017

    MILWAUKEE — A 20-year-old Milwaukee man is criminally charged after he was caught on camera selling marijuana — and officials found drugs and guns in his home. This, after he posted a 40-minute video on Facebook Live of himself selling drugs out of a vehicle. Jeffery Kirk is facing the following charges: 4 counts of… [Read More]

    Oprah: Where Are They Now?

    August 30, 2017

    VIEW FULL SCHEDULE Oprah: Where Are They Now? Their stories made headlines across America. Now, the original series Oprah: Where Are They Now? tracks down the Oprah Show guests who made you laugh…and made you cry. Find out where they are now, plus see what happened to the biggest newsmakers of all time and how… [Read More]

    Prosecutors: 2 of 3 charged in fatal shooting in Racine are gang members who were targeting rivals

    August 17, 2017

    RACINE — Two more people have been charged in connection with the shooting death of Deshaun Jordan, gunned down near 16th and Phillips in Racine on August 6th as he walked back from a fish fry. Prosecutors say one of the suspects has indicated the shooting happened because it was believed some of the people walking in… [Read More]

    Greenleaf Returns with with a two-night premiere on Tuesday, August 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT

    August 11, 2017

    OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network » Programs » Greenleaf Print Greenleaf Returns with with a two-night premiere on Tuesday, August 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT The first eight episodes of the new season will debut on Wednesday, March 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.  The remaining eight episodes of the series’ second season will air in summer 2017.  “Greenleaf” premiered last June as… [Read More]

    Public hearing on Wisconsin $3 billion Foxconn tax break bill

    August 3, 2017

    MADISON — The public is getting a chance to tell Wisconsin lawmakers what they think of a $3 billion tax incentive package that’s part of an agreement struck with electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group. A Wisconsin state Assembly committee scheduled a hearing on the proposal Thursday. The Taiwanese-based Foxconn has pledged to invest $10 billion… [Read More]