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cbs 58 news. 3 3 thank you christine.tonight we're also learning more about the victim of a deadly stabbing near the brady street bar district. and we know that two suspects are under arrest. cbs 58's jacob kittilstad joins us live with that story....jacob? right w... wdon't know the names of these suspects are...arrested this just this morning after a manhunt around north pulaski street.we also don't know their exact motive. but we are learning more about the victim from people who live in this area. (nat. dump truck ?4;53)monday is garbage day on pulaski street...a road not accustomed to seeing violence.(bofiles)0;44 0;44"yeah, it's very quiet. i mean people walk. it's a nice community. but it's not where the action is on brady street." (nat. overnight?)but just before 1 a-m...milwaukee police got the call about the stabbing in front of thurman's 15 - a local bar.people with direct knowledge of what happened...asking to stay anonymous...said a couple was having a domestic dispute in
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thurman's 15 intervened.that man was the person stabbed. police say the victim and suspects knew each other.one woman - also asking for anonymity - said the victim was an all-around nice man.2;04 "at one time when we had lost our maintenance man i was doing the snow shoveling and shawn went out and bought another snow shovel. and he shoveled the entire walk from the front of the bar down past the residence that we own because, he said, he loved the bar so much."police say 32-year-old's life failed. two male suspect would be arrested hours later.neighbors(bofiles) 1;12"i am concerned. but i feel like this kind of stuff happenes all over the city a lot." the names have the suspect have not yet been released. we're expecting more information on what authorities believed happened when those suspects are officially charged.live in milwaukee...jacob kittilstad... cbs 58 news. a man who allegedly tried to
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side?...is headed for trial. trial.19-year old dale folley appeared in court today and probable cause was found for trial on arson and bail-jumping charges.the criminal complaint says folley told police he wanted to mimic the sherman park violence, so he set a van on fire in a pick-and save store parking lot. his next court date is september 15th. 3 and milwaukee police want you to watch this surveillance video. they need your help identifying two men who held up a wendy's month. it happened on 46th and north on august 16th. police say one of the suspects pulled a gun on an employee and demanded money. you can see the suspects walk around the counter into the backroom. they took off before taking any money from the register. if you recognize either of these men, please contact milwaukee police. time has just run out for one milwaukee alderman's proposal to put more officers on the streets.now he says the city is considering an idea that's simply not reasonable.
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in the newsroom with the story...amanda? michele, alderman terry witkowski wanted a special referendum to be put on november's ballot that would allow voters to authorize the addition of up to 150 milwaukee police officers. now you'll remember last week, the common council unveiled a plan to add 280 officers. witkowski says he doesn't think that number is feasible. he also thinks voters should have a say on the taxes that would be restored to their 25 level as part of the plan.wit-kow-ski says the common council needed to hold a special meeting to consider his referendum but it's not happening. "when i put it out, i was really taking the temperature of the common council as to whether citywide they felt like there was a problem that needed to be addressed. apparently the answer is no." the milwaukee police association released a statement ...which says i part.. "while we are in desperate need of more
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referenced as a 'surge' is misleading. there should not need to be a referendum and new tax to fulfill the promise a city has made - public safety is commitment owed to the citizenry." witkowski says his plan woukd cost 17 witkowski says his witkowski says his plan woukd cost 17 million dollars a year. it's unclear how much the common council's safety plan would cost... but aldermen did propose a number of cost-cutting measures to help pay for it.live in the newsroom. ad cbs 58. new at five, he was an international movie star who a man who created memorable characters on screen and off. today we learned that gene wilder has died at the age of 83. cbs 58's bill walsh joins us in the studio with more on wilder's life and career. 3 mike, for a lot of people, their first memories of gene wilder came from the movie "willie wonka and the chocolate factory"....he played the title role in that kids' fantasy. but this was a local guy who achieved so much more in a long hollywood career. 3
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bug at an early age...working first in theater. his break in the movies came when he played the neurotic accountant in an early mel brooks movie...."the producers"...he earned an academy award nomination for that movie. wilder tended to star in comedies...."blazing saddles" and "young frankenstein" followed with brooks....he worked on the screenplay for "young frankenstein", getting another oscar nomination for that. wilder's personal news after he married saturday night live's gilda radner. her death from ovarian cancer inspired wilder to create "gilda's club", a home away from home for patients and families. 3 gene wilder was still "jerome silberman" when he attended washington high school in milwaukee....there's a plaque at the school paying tribute to him.watch for much more on the life of gene wilder tonight at the cbs evening news with scott pelley ?and? we'll have local reaction to his passing tonight on our news at nine and ten.
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toss to drew drew tonight: partly cloudy and dry. mild overnight. wind: sw 5 mph.tuesday: sun and clouds. chance for a shower or afternoon and evening ahead of a front. wind: ssw 5-15 mph. week ahead: nice cool down arrives by mid-week on wednesday lasting through the end of the week with highs in the lower, middle and eventually upper 70s under sunny skies.holiday weekend: quiet and mild. storms possible labor day night (monday). highs near 80. lows
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3 it's happening right now in milwaukee, a back to school party hosted by the milwaukee bucks.this is a live picture from schlitz park where 300-milwaukee students have been invited to shop for supplies for the upcoming school year.there's also entertainment from bucks mascot bango, the rim rockers ?and? from celebrity guests 'run-m-c.'this party is called the "jam master jay back to school bash" in honor of the late member of run dmc who, we're told, d a special place in his heart for milwaukee. a lot of energy around milwaukee as the new school year approaches. approaches. -nats teachers chee- cheer-for the second year in a
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a pep rally at the bmo harris bradley center today. they heard passionate speeches from mayor barrett and from mps superintendent dr. darienne driver.....but maybe most impressive were the words of a high school student who moved here from uganda...and who saluted mps for giving students second chances. biluge ntabla/mps student "that kid that got a lower grade. that kid that always get into fights. and that kid that got suspended. the same kid got a diploma. the same kid have their own giving back to mps educators because they did not give up on them." them." classes begin for mps this coming thursday. 3 -nats school bus pulls up- up-expectations are sky-high at one of the city's new charter schools...and the name says it all. the milwaukee excellence school..welcomed its first students today and founder and principal maurice thomas was there to greet them. the school is located
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students are african-american and thomas says they'll get double reading and double math courses, along with training in computer science. "the people who live in san francisco or who work at companies like google or facebook or many of the phone applications that we have in our pocket right now don't look like our students. we want them to go to stanford, we want them to go to northwestern, we want them to go to the best schools in the country and be the leaders in this world. 3 milwaukee excellence is a 6- thru 12th-grade school with the goal of 11th graders to that's why you'll see the pennants displayed all over the building. sometimes doing good things for others is as easy as showing up for a haircut. haircut.lots of people did just that for a special 'cut-a-thon' today at the scottfree salon in downtown milwaukee. they paid 10 bucks for a haircut and both the fee ?and? their hair was donated to "children with hair loss"....an organization that provides free wigs for kids who lose their hair because of medical conditions.
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haircut, it was a great cause. i was looking to cut my hair a new style and it seemed like a perfect opportunity." opportunity." the scottfree salon did its part with the special 10- dollar fee...a price that's certainly below the normal cost of a cut there. 3 next at five, is this man a viable alternative to hillary clinton or donald trump? we'll preview libertarian gary johnson's visit to milwaukee this week. 3 and a local woman officially adopts a girl....her ?eighth? adopted child...and she says the thrill never gets old.stay with us.
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3 -nats church music-mourners filled a cathedral in jackson mississippi today. they came for a memorial mass for two catholic nuns, sisters margaret held and paula merrill. both women were stabbed to death in the home they shared last week. they worked at a health clinic for the poor in the city of
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margaret held came from the 'school sisters of saint francis order in milwaukee' and still has family here.a 46-year old man, rodney earl sanders...has been charged with capital murder for the stabbings. officials say he has confessed. 3 now to our campaign 2016 coverage, starting with a troubling story for voters.the fbi has discovered that hackers gained access to election databases in two states....illinois and arizona.....and cbs news has confirmed that at least one officials tell yahoo news that they had to shut down their system for ten days in july and that personal data for up to 200-thousand voters was downloaded.today's report ?only? says that access was gained in illinois and arizona.....cbs 58 will keep you informed as this story develops. 3 from the presidential campaign, word today that donald trump will deliver a major speech on immigration this wednesday. trump's recent comments on the subject have raised confusion among democrats ?and? republicans
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meanwhile hillary clinton's campaign is dismissing trump's challenge that she release "detailed medical records". a spokesperson says clinton has already provided a detailed medical letter from her long time doctor. 3 many voters have expressed dissatisfaction with both clinton and trump....which would ?seem? to make candidates like gary johnson, from the libertarian party more viable. johnson is planning a visit to milwaukee on thursday. 3 cbs 58's david ade joins us live with more on what that visit could mean. gary johnson will be here at serb hall thursday night.his state party chairman tells me this will be the kick off to johnson really focusing on wisconsin. and says the johnson campaign is encouraged by the 10 percent support shown for johnson in this month's marquette law school poll. while johnson still trailed hillary clinton and donald trump by more than twenty points the campaign feels it can keep climbing up and win
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former democratic state legislator turned umw poltical expert mordecai lee. says donald trump bought media ads over the weekend but left wisconsin off that list.so lee says that could leave the door open for johnson to focus on the southeast wisconsin republicans who don't want to vote for trump. 3 3 "the suburban belt around milwaukee has a very high propensity to vote they're dying to vote. gary johnson may be saying oh great i don't donald trump, i can be the alternative to hillary clinton in wisconsin. i bet that's possibly the political strategy." johnson's event here thursday night is an open and free event and doors will open at six thursday night.live in milwaukeedavid ade cbs 58 news. 3 3
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tonight: partly cloudy and dry. mild overnight. wind: sw 5 mph.tuesday: sun and clouds. chance for a shower or storm during the late afternoon and evening ahead of a front. wind: ssw 5-15 mph.week ahead: nice cool down arrives by mid-week on wednesday lasting through the end of the week with highs in the lower, middle and eventually upper weekend: quiet and mild. storms possible labor day night (monday). highs near 80. lows mainly in the 60s. 3 tonight: partly cloudy and dry. mild overnight. wind: sw 5 mph.tuesday: sun and clouds. chance for a shower or storm during the late afternoon and
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wind: ssw 5-15 mph.week ahead: nice cool down arrives by mid-week on wednesday lasting through the end of the week with highs in the lower, middle and eventually upper 70s under sunny skies.holiday weekend: quiet and mild. storms possible labor day night (monday). highs lows mainly in the 60s. 3 tonight: partly cloudy and dry. mild overnight. wind: sw 5 mph.tuesday: sun and clouds. chance for a shower or storm during the late afternoon and evening ahead of a front. wind: ssw 5-15 mph.week ahead:
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mid-week on wednesday lasting through the end of the week with highs in the lower, middle and eventually upper 70s under sunny skies.holiday weekend: quiet and mild. storms possible labor day night (monday). highs near 80. lows mainly in the 60s. a heartwarming moment at milwaukee county children's court today as a 10-year-old girl officially got her new 'forever family.'
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who took my job home with me. that's the answer." answer." anne novotny had already adopted 7 children, many of them with special education needs. this morning she adopted abby, who's been staying with her as a foster child for 3 years. "i get choked up even now. it never, ever is the same, it's always amazing and exciting. i don't think it's, honestly i put it on the same level as giving birth to your child." child." abby attends st. colletta day school and she invited her classmates to today's adoption...a day she'll remember for the rest of her life. a quick program note, this weekend, cbs will bring you a special about packers legend, brett favre. the show --- "a football life: brett favre" will air on saturday night at seven. so be sure to tune in . the packers final preseason game is this thursday against
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another honor for brett favre in green bay. bay.this is one you don't have to wait until game day to see. updates on two packers legendary quarterbacks next.
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bart starr's path back to lambeau field goes through mexico. the packers legend is heading across the border for a round of stem cell
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back to green bay in october when brett favre is honored at halftime of a game. game.it isn't favre only honor this season. a new brett favre exhibit opens wednesday at the packers hall of fame at lambeau field. team president mark murphy will be among those cutting the ribbon for the new exhibit. several displays in this exhibit are dedicated to favre's career highlights, including one for number four's two hundred ninety seven consecutive starts. the packers have to trim the roster to 75 by tomorrow. am punter peter mortell, a green bay native who used to work in the press box at lambeau field when he was in high school. two receivers cut as well. 3 o'clock tomorrow is the deadline to get to 75, and then the packers have to get to 53 by saturday. packers chiefs this thursday, the final preseason game and you can catch it in spanish on telemundo wisconsin. from kansas city this week to jacksonville for the season opener and minnesota for week two. a lot of travelling for
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in sports is happening right here in milwaukee. c-m punk officially goes from w-w-e wrestler to u-f-c fighter in se. september. 3 3 punk's from chicago, but he's been living in milwaukee and training at duke roufus's gym in wauwatosa. he's got no problem facing the same bright lights in u-f-c that he faced in the wrestling world. and after recovering from than ever. scott grodsky has more on c-m punk's transition to fighter tonight at ten on c-b-s 58. the brewers finish up their homestand with three against the cardinals. first game of that set is in less than an hour. but the best brewers news of the week isn't happening until friday. that's when junior guerra is expected to come off the disabled list and start against the pirates. guerra's been out since early august with elbow inflamation, but his last rehab start was a strong one - three and a third
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springs on saturday. it's zach davies on the mound tonight. steve novak cares about family and he cares about home. (tweet of family pic) pic)the milwaukee bucks have re-signed free agent forward steve novak, general manager john hammond announced today. terms of the contract were not disclosed in accordance with team policy. novak, 33, was signed by the bucks on feb. 22, but appeared in just three games before a left knee injury (mcl) forced him to miss the remainder of the season. prior to signing with the bucks, novak played in seven games for the oklahoma city thunder during the 2015-16 season. the 6-10 forward has appeared in 459 career games (six starts), averaging 4.7 points and 1.3 rebounds, while shooting 43.1 percent from 3- point range in 10 seasons with houston, the l.a. clippers, dallas, san antonio, new york, toronto, utah, oklahoma city and milwaukee. the marquette university product was drafted by houston with the 32nd overall pick in the 2006 nba
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(ad-lib) drew is back with a final check of the forecastfinal
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tonight: partly cloudy and dry. mild overnight. wind: sw 5 mph.tuesday: sun and clouds. chance for a shower or storm during the late afternoon and evening ahead of a front. wind: ssw 5-15 mph.week ahead: nice cool down arrives by mid-week on wednesday lasting through the end of the week with highs in the lower,
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70s under sunny skies.holiday weekend: quiet and mild.
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captioning sponsored by cbs >> calling it quits, hillary clinton's top aide huma abedin splits with former congressman anthony weiner after he is caught up in another sexting scandal. also tonight a wild scene at lax. >> it was cot running towards us. >> for the second time this month, reports of gunfire touch off panic at a major u.s. airport raising concerns about security. >> takata is linked to another death, this time a truck carrying air bag inflators explodes and levels a house. an remembering gene wilder and his comedy from willie wonka to young frankenstein.

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