US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US SAYS IRAN BRIEFLY SEIZES OIL TANKER NEAR STRATEGIC STRAIT OF HORMUZ

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions...

Two Milwaukee activists arrested while marching to Washington, D.C

TWO MILWAUKEE ACTIVISTS ARRESTED WHILE MARCHING TO WASHINGTON, D.C

Frank Nitty and Tory Lowe were taken into custody by Indiana State Police on Wednesday. Police said they were blocking traffic.

 
 
 
Silverspot Cinema offering full theater rentals for $99

SILVERSPOT CINEMA OFFERING FULL THEATER RENTALS FOR $99

Theater officials said they hope the special will help bring people in the door

'Avoid Milwaukee' fallout: Kewaskum drops vote on travel advisory

'AVOID MILWAUKEE' FALLOUT: KEWASKUM DROPS VOTE ON TRAVEL ADVISORY

Village officials in Kewaskum have withdrawn plans for a proclamation warning residents to avoid Milwaukee during the Democratic National...

 
 
 
Kansas man walks to Milwaukee for DNC to demand justice for son

KANSAS MAN WALKS TO MILWAUKEE FOR DNC TO DEMAND JUSTICE FOR SON

Michael Swapsy says his son, who has special needs, was handcuffed and had a spit mask put on his head at school as a form of discipline.

President Trump to visit Wisconsin on opening day of DNC

PRESIDENT TRUMP TO VISIT WISCONSIN ON OPENING DAY OF DNC

President Donald Trump is coming to Wisconsin just as the virtual Democratic National Convention kicks off.

 
 
 
Videocast: Awesome August Weather

VIDEOCAST: AWESOME AUGUST WEATHER

Secret Service releases DNC security zone

SECRET SERVICE RELEASES DNC SECURITY ZONE

The Secret Service released its security plan Wednesday for the Democratic National Convention.

 
 
 
Who will pay for coronavirus testing in schools?

WHO WILL PAY FOR CORONAVIRUS TESTING IN SCHOOLS?

Milwaukee schools that plan in-person learning will have to test everyone for coronavirus if just two positive cases turn up, and it...

Morgue adds refrigerated trailer as it exceeds capacity

MORGUE ADDS REFRIGERATED TRAILER AS IT EXCEEDS CAPACITY

Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Brian Peterson said his office has been inundated with homicide, overdose and coronavirus victims.

 
 
 
DNC reportedly tells convention attendees not to go to bars, restaurants

DNC REPORTEDLY TELLS CONVENTION ATTENDEES NOT TO GO TO BARS, RESTAURANTS

It's in an effort to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Lawyer: Morales to retire from MPD, explore lawsuit over demotion

LAWYER: MORALES TO RETIRE FROM MPD, EXPLORE LAWSUIT OVER DEMOTION

Less than a week after being demoted from the top job at the Milwaukee Police Department, Capt. Alfonso Morales plans to file paperwork...

 
 
 
NBA suspends Giannis for one game after head-butt

NBA SUSPENDS GIANNIS FOR ONE GAME AFTER HEAD-BUTT

The NBA will suspend Giannis Antetokounmpo for one game after he head butted Washington Wizards forward Mo Wagner during Tuesday night's...

Rossen Reports: Do kids know how far 6 feet really is?

ROSSEN REPORTS: DO KIDS KNOW HOW FAR 6 FEET REALLY IS?

Kids are being told to remain 6 feet apart, but do they even know what 6 feet looks like? Do your kids?

 
 
 
FBI seizes $163K in cash while executing search warrant in Milwaukee

FBI SEIZES $163K IN CASH WHILE EXECUTING SEARCH WARRANT IN MILWAUKEE

As part of Operation Legend in Milwaukee, the FBI seized nearly $163,000 in illegal proceeds.

1st place Sporkie: Deep Fried Bloody Mary with Beer Ranch Chaser

1ST PLACE SPORKIE: DEEP FRIED BLOODY MARY WITH BEER RANCH CHASER

State Fair may no have happened this year, but there are still Sporkie winners!

 
 
 
VIDEOCAST: Sunny & Dry

VIDEOCAST: SUNNY & DRY

Staying sunny and dry today with lower humidity.

State Sen. Scott Fitzgerald declared winner in 5th Congressional District partisan primary

STATE SEN. SCOTT FITZGERALD DECLARED WINNER IN 5TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT PARTISAN PRIMARY

Four Congressional partisan primaries were on the ballot across SE Wisconsin.

 
 
 
MKE Health Department: Schools may need to shut down if two people test positive

MKE HEALTH DEPARTMENT: SCHOOLS MAY NEED TO SHUT DOWN IF TWO PEOPLE TEST POSITIVE

New guidelines say if a school reports two positive coronavirus cases, they either have to test everyone in the building or transition...

Sarah Palin, a former VP candidate, offers advice and congratulations to Kamala Harris

SARAH PALIN, A FORMER VP CANDIDATE, OFFERS ADVICE AND CONGRATULATIONS TO KAMALA HARRIS

Sarah Palin ran as a vice presidential candidate opposite Joe Biden in 2008.

 
 
 



US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near strategic Strait of Hormuz

The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the United States, a... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy...

Authorities in North Carolina capture man accused of shooting 5-year-old boy to death

A 5-year-old boy, Cannon Hinnant, was shot in the head while playing outside his father's home, according to his family. Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden, VP pick Kamala Harris make first public appearance as running mates

Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris made their first public appearance as running mates on Wednesday at an event in Delaware where they bashed the Trump administration and... Read more ...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District...

NH Primary Source: Doug, Stella Scamman endorse Mayberry for 1st District U.S. House seat

Republican Matt Mayberry has received the endorsements of influential GOP leaders Doug and Stella Scamman in his bid for the 1st District U.S. House seat. Read more ...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County Sheriff's Office

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...