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Wisconsin Targeted In Massive Bomb Threat Hoax: Reports
MILWAUKEE, WI -- Multiple bomb threats have been reported in the Metro Milwaukee area Thursday, authorities said. Bomb threats have been surfacing nationwide in what several police departments have called a hoax.
Live: UFC on FOX 31 early weigh-in results video for ‘Lee vs Iaquinta 2’ in Milwaukee
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is roughly 24 hours away from its upcoming UFC on FOX 31: “Lee vs. Iaquinta 2” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place this Sat. night (Dec. 15, 2018) inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Milwaukee police: 15-year-old boy reported as critical missing found safe
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say 15-year-old Joshua Rodriguez, reported as “critical missing” has been found safe and is being reunited with family. There was concern after Joshua was last seen at at Pulaski High School at approximately 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12.
Milwaukee: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses
MILWAUKEE, WI — If you're searching for a new house, odds are you've already combed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you've may gotten a decent idea of what these houses are like from the images, you just can't beat an in-person encounter with the real thing.
Kris Zocco, man convicted of killing Kelly Dwyer in 2013, to be sentenced
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The man accused of killing Kelly Dwyer during sex in his east side Milwaukee apartment back in 2013 will learn his fate Friday. Kris Zocco was found guilty of Dwyer's death in October.
Brewers add to dominant bullpen by acquiring ground ball machine Alex Claudio in trade with Rangers
The reigning NL Central champion Milwaukee Brewers have added another piece to their already dominant bullpen. Thursday afternoon the Brewers announced they have acquired ground ball specialist Alex Claudio from the Rangers in exchange for a competitive balance draft pick.
Oprah Winfrey opens up on saying goodbye to her late mother, Vernita Lee in Milwaukee
(CBSNews) -- Oprah Winfrey is talking about how she said goodbye to her late mother, Vernita Lee. Lee died at age 83 at her home in Milwaukee on Thanksgiving Day. Winfrey told People she was able to spend time with her mother in her final days, and searched for inspiration about what to say as the e
Neil Young is coming to Wisconsin for performances in Madison, Milwaukee
MADISON, Wis. - Neil Young is coming to Madison in January. The legendary musician will be performing at the Overture Center on Jan. 24. Young announced his visit to Wisconsin, which also includes a performance at the Riverside Theatre in Milwaukee on Jan. 23, in a tweet Wednesday.
Milwaukee mom who was smoking crack avoids prison in co-sleeping death of infant daughter
A mom who was high when she rolled over on her baby, killing the child, avoided prison at her sentencing Thursday for the co-sleeping death. Wanda Pena, 29, was charged in February with second-degree reckless homicide for the death of her 4-month-old daughter Janeiris James.
Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down UFC on FOX 31’s Kevin Lee
Dominating wrestler, Kevin Lee, will square off with clubbing boxer, Al Iaquinta, this Saturday (Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 inside Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. You may or may not like “Motown Phenom,” but that doesn’t change the fact that he’s one of the world’s very best martial artis
Milwaukee man charged in connection with abduction of 17-year-old girl
MILWAUKEE — Kavin Nesbit, 35, has been criminally charged in connection with the abduction of a 17-year-old girl that happened on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Police located Alexis Flynn, considered “critically missing” on Wednesday morning, Dec. 5. She knew Nesbit for about two months before the abduction occu
12 Things To Do This Weekend: Dec. 13-16
"Tis the season for empty wallets and full belly's. This Thursday, December 12, through Sunday, December 16, watch and listen as the magic of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban comes to life on the big screen while a live symphony orchestra performs John Williams’ extraordinary score.
Milwaukee police seek 2 suspects wanted in 7-Eleven gas station robbery
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects believed to be involved in a 7-Eleven gas station robbery. It happened on Dec. 12 at the 7-Eleven near Oakland and Hartford Avenues.
Three cited after beheading a snowman decoration in South Milwaukee and trying to leave with the head
Three people have been cited after they beheaded a snowman decoration and tried to make off with the head. While in his home in the middle of the night on Dec. 1 in the 2000 block of 17th Avenue, a South Milwaukee resident heard a commotion outside.
UFC on Fox 31 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks
The Fox era is nearing its end, and the UFC is sending it off with a bang. Milwaukee's Fiserv Forum plays host to UFC on Fox 31 and the lightweight rematch between Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta.
Oprah Winfrey addresses the emotional final days with her mother
(CNN)Oprah Winfrey has broken her silence about the days leading up to the death of her mother, Vernita Lee. In an exclusive interview with People magazine, the media mogul talked about her final days with Lee, who died on Thanksgiving at the age of 83 in her home in Milwaukee.
Driver disregarded stop sign, strikes school bus near 40th and Courtland in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a crash involving a car and a school bus that happened Wednesday morning, Dec. 12. It happened around 8:30 a.m. near 40th and Courtland.
Milwaukee landlord flipped properties to himself, sticking it to creditors, lawsuit says
An Ozaukee County man should lose control of five west side Milwaukee buildings because he masterminded a $6 million financial fraud while letting his buildings fall into disrepair, the City of Milwaukee says in a new receivership lawsuit.
X-Factor! Some UFC on FOX 31 main card predictions
This Saturday (Dec. 15, 2018), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) travels to Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisc., for UFC on FOX 31. In fact, it’s the final UFC event on FOX given its new start at ESPN, which begins in 2019. Headlined by a grudge match between Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta, much of the c
Dashcam: Juveniles lead police on wild pursuit through Wauwatosa, Milwaukee
WAUWATOSA -- Wauwatosa police released video of a pursuit of a stolen car that weaved through two cities. The pursuit happened around 10:30 p.m. back on Feb. 18. It involved a stolen vehicle, an injured woman and four juvenile suspects.