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  • Brewers2016_1

    Villar homers twice, Garza wins as Brewers beat Rangers 8-3

    ARLINGTON, Texas  — Jonathan Villar had two home runs and a career-high five RBIs and Matt Garza beat his former team as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Texas Rangers 8-3 on Monday night, September 26th. The loss dropped American League West-champion Texas one-half game behind the Boston Red Sox in the race for the league’s best record. The Cleveland Indians pulled within one-half game of the Rangers. Villar, the major leagues’ stolen base leader with 59, hit a two-run homer in […]

  • Right-to-Work

    Federal judge refuses to block Wisconsin right-to-work law

    MADISON — A federal judge has refused a union’s demand to block Wisconsin’s right-to-work law. The law prohibits businesses and unions from reaching agreements that require all workers, not just union members, to pay union dues. Unions have argued the law enables nonunion members to receive free representation. Two chapters of the International Union of Operating Engineers filed a lawsuit in May alleging the law amounts to an unconstitutional taking. U.S. District Judge J.P. Stadtmueller upheld the law on Monday, […]

  • Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke

    Sheriff Clarke detains airline passenger who became drunk, disorderly on flight to North Carolina

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County’s sheriff says he detained an airline passenger who became drunk and disorderly on a flight originating in Milwaukee. Sheriff David Clarke said Monday, September 26th the male passenger was intoxicated, profane and harassing the flight attendants and passengers during the flight to Charlotte, North Carolina Saturday. Clarke says he told the man to “chill out” when the passenger began harassing a flight attendant. The sheriff says the man began taunting him as the plane taxied to the […]

  • Early voting

    Early voting beginning in Wisconsin’s largest cities

    MADISON — Early in-person voting is beginning in Wisconsin’s two biggest cities. The first early in-person voting location opened in Madison at 7 a.m. The first two locations in Milwaukee are set to open later Monday morning. Early voting will continue in Madison through Nov. 4 and in Milwaukee through Nov. 5. The election is Nov. 8. Both cities are Democratic strongholds. Early voting in Wisconsin began Sept. 13 in Land O’Lakes in Vilas County. Republican lawmakers had passed laws in 2011 and […]

  • Gov. Walker tours flood damage in Gays Mills

    Preliminary estimates indicate flooding has caused millions in damage in western WI; Gov. Walker tours damage

    Wisconsin emergency officials say preliminary estimates show flooding over the last few days has caused millions of dollars in damage across a number of western counties. State emergency officials issued a news release Friday evening, September 23rd, tallying the damage. Richland County reported more than 40 homes have been damaged, with one destroyed. Vernon County officials are reporting between $2 million and $3 million in damage to roads and bridges. Adams, Chippewa and Monroe counties each reported tens of thousands […]

  • EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 24: Corey Clement #6 of the Wisconsin Badgers holds up a finger to the crowd after running for a touchdown during the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium on September 24, 2016 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Bobby Ellis/Getty Images)

    On Wisconsin! Badgers No. 8 in AP college football poll after dominating Michigan State 30-6

    MADISON — Wisconsin moved up to No. 8 in The Associated Press college football poll and LSU became the second preseason top-10 team to drop out of the rankings in the first month of the season. There were few changes in the Top 25 as the only four ranked teams that lost did so to other ranked teams. The top teams held their spots, led by No. 1 Alabama. The Crimson Tide received 50 first-place votes. No. 2 Ohio State […]

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    Last home game at Miller Park: Brewers fall to Reds 4-2

    MILWAUKEE — Brandon Finnegan pitched five scoreless innings in his final start of the season, lifting the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday, September 25th. Finnegan (10-11) scattered three hits and struck out four, needing only 54 pitches to get through five innings. Raisel Iglesias pitched the ninth for his fourth save in five chances. Finnegan, obtained in the July 2015 trade that sent Johnny Cueto to Kansas City, went 4-3 with a 2.23 ERA […]

  • Indiana Gov. Mike Pence in La Crosse

    Republican VP nominee Mike Pence to campaign in Waukesha Tuesday, September 27th

    WAUKESHA — Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence is coming to the same conservative Wisconsin city the day before Donald Trump. Pence’s campaign says the Indiana governor will hold a rally Tuesday night, September 27th in Waukesha. Trump is slated to be there Wednesday. This will be the second time Pence has come to Waukesha since Trump picked him as his running mate. Pence’s first stop as the vice presidential nominee was also in the city outside of Milwaukee this summer. Pence […]

  • GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 25: Davante Adams #17 of the Green Bay Packers is grabbed by fans after a "Lambeau Leap" following his touchdown catch in the first quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on September 25, 2016 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

    Packers vs. Lions: Green Bay wins home opener at Lambeau Field vs. Detroit 34-27

    GREEN BAY — It is Week 3 of the NFL regular season — and the Green Bay Packers are back home this Sunday, September 25th to face the division rival Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field. Heading into this matchup, the Packers are coming off a tough loss vs. Minnesota. The game was played Sunday, September 18th at the Vikings’ brand new US Bank Stadium. The Packers lost to the division rivals 17-14 and are 1-1 on the season. Pass-rushing linebacker Clay Matthews […]

  • Packers vs. Lions

    Coming home: Packers to face division rival Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field

    GREEN BAY — It is Week 3 of the NFL regular season — and the Green Bay Packers return home this Sunday, September 25th to face the division rival Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field. Kickoff is set for noon — and you can watch the game ONLY ON FOX6! Heading into this matchup, the Packers are coming off a tough loss vs. Minnesota. The game was played Sunday, September 18th at the Vikings’ brand new US Bank Stadium. The Packers […]

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    North Carolina police release footage of fatal shooting of Keith Scott

    **Warning: Contents of this video may be disturbing to some viewers*** CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (CNN) — Videos released Saturday by the Charlotte police department of the fatal encounter between Keith Scott and officers do little to answer some of the most significant questions about the shooting. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney has said as much since the Tuesday shooting that sparked protests and brought nationwide media attention once again to the use of deadly force by law enforcement. Authorities have […]

  • Brewers2016_1

    Brewers fall to Reds 6-1

    MILWAUKEE — Dan Straily pitched into the seventh inning and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. Continuing his dominance of the Brewers this season, Straily (14-8) allowed just one run on five hits with five strikeouts over 6 2/3 innings. The right-hander is 3-0 with a 1.67 ERA in four starts against Milwaukee in 2016. Votto’s 26th home run gave Cincinnati a 2-0 lead […]