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>> wisn 12 news starts right now. [captioning made possible by wisn-tv] [captioning performed by the national captioning institute, which is responsible for its caption content and accuracy. visit] thema: right now on wisn 12 news this morning -- a car full of teenagers hits a tree, killing two of them. they family opens up about losing two boys, while two others continue to recover from the crash. plus, a surprise proposal inspired by hollywood. how the future groom used some movie magic to pop the question. first, a live look outside on this sunday morning. a foggy start for many of you. we are tracking when this burns off and just how warm it will get today. good morning, and welcome to wisn 12 news this morning. thinks rejoining us, something
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us, i'm thema ponton. it's 5:00 a.m. on this sunday, august 28. let's get your day started with a look at your forecast. jeremy: skies cleared out overnight, light wind and radiation cooling. that's a recipe for fog. fairly widespread, though the camera we just showed near downtown milwaukee, visibility is ok. a dense fog advisory for much of southeast wisconsin. that does not include walworth, racine, or kenosha counties. 10:00 a.m. west of mitchell international airport, visibility is near zero or a half-mile. locally dense fog is fairly widespread in the inland locations across southeast wisconsin. a hint of fog from the discovery world camera at 66 degrees. a muggy field to this morning, but the good news in the forecast for this afternoon, we break out in the sunshine at high stop out right around 80,
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we forecast, coming up. thema: thank you, jeremy. right now, a man is recovering in the hospital after a shooting on milwaukee's northwest side. milwaukee police aren't releasing many details about what led up to the shooting. we do know it happened just after 1:00 this morning near 34th and silver spring. we are told the victim is an adult male and he is recovering at froetdert this morning. also right now, milwaukee police are investigating a crash near the marquette campus. the crash near 27th and wells was reported around 3:30 this morning. our wisn 12 news crew saw one of the cars involved flipped over onto its side. milwaukee police say no there were no serious injuries reported to them from this accident. new from overnight, a man is shot and killed near wright and palmer in milwaukee. investigators say this happened just before 10:00 last night.
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at the scene. police have not named any suspects and the investigation is ongoing. this morning, a milwaukee family is in mourning after the deaths of two 15-year-old boys, cousins trey hale and demetrius batchelor junior. they died friday night when the car they were riding in hit a tree. this happened near 35th and keefe on milwaukee's north side. also inside the car -- another cousin and a brother of one of the victims. they're still in the hospital. wisn 12 news ben hutchison shows us the growing memorial for the teens. sheryl mills: when we heard about this, it was just unbelievable for us, to hit home with our family. ben: sheryl mills says they're a big family, their hearts heavy -- mourning the loss of trey hale and demetrius batchelor junior, a growing memorial next to the tree where the two cousins died just feet away. monet batchelor: so young and so full of life. so full of life. like i said before, we have a big family and we just need the
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sheryl mills: they were just out riding like young people do when they get their car. they're excited about it. ben: mills says the 17-year-old driver just got his license. it's unclear what happened in the seconds leading up to friday's crash. investigators say speed was a factor. brigham tamillo: it was just mangled. ben: brigham tamillo heard the impact and ran out of his home to help, but there was nothing he could do. brigham tamillo: the car was just totally in half. i mean seped nothing left to the back pretty much. ben: saturday afternoon, debris still scattered, two teens missing from a crowd of family and friends. they won't be soon forgotten. sheryl mills: it's a joyous and sad moment. i mean, we get a chance to support one another and cry on each other's shoulder and love one another. thema: that was ben hutchison reporting. police are still investigating the crash. it's unclear if the driver will face charges. later today, a visitation is being held for the two nuns
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the wake for sister margaret held and sister paula merrill will be at the church where they led a bible study. the nuns were found dead thursday after they didn't show up to work. right now, 46-year-old rodney earl sanders is charged with their murder. police say he confessed to the crime, but has not given a motive. sister held grew up in slinger as one of eight children. she was part of the milwaukee-based school sisters of saint francis. that religious community released a statement yesterday. it reads in part, "we wish to offer our deepest appreciation to the mississippi state and local law enforcement teams and to the many other public servants who have worked tirelessly the past two days. we also wish to thank the hundreds of people and organizations who offered their prayers and words of support in the wake of the sisters' deaths. your kindness is deeply appreciated by the school sisters of saint francis at this tremendously difficult time." right now, the man who survived
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earlier this week remains in the hospital. his mother says he is conscious and talking, but has several broken bones and burns on his body. >> he certainly was lucky to survive this. that he is still in the critical list, they have to do all of this scanning on his ankle. em brian grittner. he was the only person inside the home when it exploded thursday. the cause of the explosion is still under investigation. about 20 families are still being kept out of their homes as a safety precaution. it's not clear when they will be allowed to go back home. other neighbors are collecting clothes and other basic supplies to help out. wisn 12 news time is 506 --
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suffering from chronic illness or traumatic life events. that is the goal of a new documentary called "finding your fairytale." the creator of the project, angie kupper, suffers from narcolepsy and is dressed as sleeping beauty. she and 13 other milwaukee area people transformed into fairytale characters to share the stories of their struggles. for example, erica is alice in wonderland. she "fell down the rabbit hole" of heroin addiction. she's now been clean for eight years. >> a lot of them have said this experience has been empowering. that they feel now that have a reason to share their story and hope that they can, by doing so, they can help other people to feel comfortable with what they are experiencing. thema: kupper is holding a reveal party today to show off the photos and share more about the project. the event is at elegance salon and spa in new berlin. we have a link for more information on later today, you're invited to eat, drink, and enjoy live music
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battling cystic fibrosis. the owners of palmer's steakhouse in hartland will close down capitol drive to host the party. their son, who has cystic fibrosis, received a double lung transplant last year and is now thriving. tickets to the event are $35. all the money will go to the wisconsin chapter of the cystic fibrosis foundation. also later today, the tichigan lake lions are holding their more than 1200 classic cars and hot rods will be on display. the show runs from 8:00 this morning until 4:00 this afternoon. it's at waterford town park off big bend road. to enter your car, admission is $10. spectators get in free. new this morning, a wisconsin man devises an elaborate proposal for his girlfriend that reads like a movie plot. in fact, that was his inspiration. reporter caroline bach from the abc station in madison has the story of the high school
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caroline: the last time will and lea were headed to the movies, it wasn't hand in hand. lea was just with her girlfriend. lea hall: we wanted to see "me before you." caroline: or so she thought. lea hall: she was like super casual about the whole thing. caroline: when the previews started playing, a special one for lea. lea hall: when his faces showed up, i was like oh my gosh. and i knew it was a proposal at that point captured her reaction. will: out in the hallway i was watching her. and i was losing it the whole time. i was crying. ? caroline: video of the epic proposal is taking off online -- the views, up into the thousands after less than a month. will: all of a sudden it's up 100 views and i'm like, how did that happen? caroline: now, lea and will are
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lea hall: now i know he has great planning skills. will: right. caroline: and a lifetime love story better than the movies. will: she's been my best friend as long as i can remember. to finally call her my fianc?e is something special. thema: who knows what happens when my go to the movies? that was caroline bach reporting. the couple plan to get married next august. congratulations to them. wisn 12 news time is 5:10. it's move in day for freshmen in milwaukee. details in new guidelines for students to keep their healthy this semester. -- keep them healthy this semester. plus, a growing number of teens are reaching for e-cigarettes, but not to get a nicotine fix. the reason many say they have picked up the habit. and meteorologist jeremy nelson is in the weather center with the foggy sunday details. jeremy: good morning. threaten the foggy start to the day. when the fog lifts and sunshine returns to your forecast, coming up. you are watching wisn 12 news
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>> leading the way with important local coverage, you're watching wisn 12 news this morning, with thema ponton and weather watch 12 meteorologist jeremy nelson. wisn 12 news this morning continues. thema: welcome back. wisn 12 news time is 5:14. new this morning, teenagers are more likely to vape for the flavorings in e-cigarettes rather than for the nicotine. that's according to new research out of the university of michigan. the scientists surveyed almost of e-cigarettes. about 3800 said they vaped at least once, and around 2/3 of them only vaped flavored liquids without nicotine. roughly 20% vaped nicotine, and only a few admitted they vaped marijuana. right now, many parents are getting ready to drop their kids off at college, many for the first time. but getting them out of the house doesn't mean you can't
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senior medical contributor doctor timothy johnson. dr. johnson: for millions of teens, the first taste of real independence is happening right now -- moving into their college dorm. they're thinking of their classes, their roommates, their social life -- but one of the things they're usually not thinking of is their health. to help college kids and their parents change that a little, the cdc has updated its guidance on what students can do to stay safe and healthy. first, they remind them to get out of the dorm and stay active. adults need at least two and a half hours of exercise each week. ultimate frisbee out on the quad, running on a treadmill, biking to class -- it all counts. get moving. next? to remember that not every night can be an all-nighter. to manage stress, get the grades, and just generally function, the average college student needs seven to eight hours of sleep each night. and they also remind students to be aware and be safe, even when
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being drunk and binge drinking can increase the chances of risky sexual behavior, car crashes, violence -- even, believe it or not, cancer. when it comes to alcohol? it takes less than you think for a situation to turn bad -- and less for women to get drunk than men. an education about your health is a lesson it's easier to learn now. with this medical minute, i'm dr. timothy johnson. thema: later today, more students will move into the dorms at the milwaukee school of engineering. if you're driving downtown, you can expect delays near milwa more than 3000 students start classes at msoe on tuesday. most freshmen have already settled into their dorms at marquette university. this weekend, the students are taking part in service projects around milwaukee and wauwatosa. around 400 students will take part in the university's "urban connection" program. we caught up with a group yesterday volunteering in milwaukee, helping a local food pantry move into its new home.
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all of the city and all of the little wonders that you don't always see, and getting to do service and giving back to the community that has given so much to us. so just getting out there and having fun and doing some heavy lifting in the process. thema: students will do more volunteer projects today before classes start tomorrow. students at uw milwaukee start to move in on tuesday. you can expect heavy traffic near the campus as students move in also on wednesday and thursday. classes at uwm start on friday. everybody be on the lookout for students walking around. i saw a couple people this morning around the market campus. no jackets, but money of moisture with the fog. -- plenty of moisture with the fog. jeremy: that fog across southeast wisconsin, there is a dense fog advisory until 10:00 a.m. it does include waukesha and milwaukee county zoo in all
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racine, and kenosha county. we jump ahead to monday and tuesday, looking at the early part of the week. it looks warm with highs likely topping out in the 80's. most schools open up on thursday. there's the hour-by-hour forecast. early this morning, looking at doctors in the 60's with fog across the area, locally dense in spots. lower 70's around on a clock to 10:00 a.m., and we jump close to 80 the dense fog advisory goes until 10:00 a.m. from all of south central and southeastern wisconsin. low beam headlights on this morning. the visibility does vary across southeast wisconsin. you may be cruising along just fine here in milwaukee weather is little to no fog showing up on the camera looking towards downtown. 65 degrees and a muggy dew point of 63. you may be cruising west on i-94 and get into waukesha county and
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oconomowoc in this election -- in this direction. 66 degrees, humid feel with the dew point in the middle 60's. we continue to see that sticky hair remain in place finally today the right through tuesday. by wednesday and thursday, turning cooler and less humid. today's forecast come in the 60's by the afternoon. we finally break out of the sunshine across the area. 80 in milwaukee,ow inland. lakeshore locations will catch a late breeze during the afternoon at five to 10 miles an hour. that may cut temperatures down just a couple degrees right in the lakeshore. the late 80's has very little punch this time of year. in the hour-by-hour timeline for today, 9:00 10:00, low clouds and fog. it starts up and out pretty fast around midday. during the afternoon, partly sunny skies, it looks like suntastic conditions for much of
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the sun out, a pretty quick-tempered or climb to read around 80. back to school forecast, let's fast-forward to thursday. we don't want it to hot when the kids go back to school. many schools do not have air conditioning. we spin in northerly breezes and keep the sunshine out there. great for recess and a very nice day on thursday. we should see daytime highs topping out at lowered a potentially mid 70's on thursday. the forecast looks around 80 degrees today, still on the muggy side. monday and tuesday are pretty humid with highs in the middle 80's. cooling things back wednesday and thursday with highs in the middle 70's that first day of school. sorting out the labor day weekend dry on saturday with a high of 80. thema: thank you, jeremy. wisn 12 news time is 5:20. an out of this world record, now belongs to a wisconsin native. details on his latest accomplishment with nasa.
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thema: welcome back. time now for our social square and some of the stories you are sharing online. nasa's newest record holder is from right here in wisconsin. astronaut jeff williams just set a new record for the most cumulative days living and working in space by a nasa astronaut -- 520 days. williams grew up in winter, wisconsin, near hayward. he is currently on his fourth space flight aboard the international space station. williams is scheduled to land on september 6, for a record total of 534 days in space. williams beat the record that was set in march by his colleague, astronaut scott kelly. kelly stopped by mission control on wednesday to make a special call up to williams and congratulate him on beating his record. just yesterday, nasa's juno
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close pass of the planet jupiter. this is one of the images take by the spacecraft during the flyby. more images and data will be released in the coming weeks, including high resolution images of jupiter's north and south poles. juno will complete 35 more flybys of the planet over the next year and a half. fans of britney spears are about to get a new glimpse into the pop star's life. according to the hollywood reporter, "lifetime" has just given the green light for a made-for tv movie about spears' life and career. the movie, titled "britney," will be about two-hours long. it will focus on spears' rise to fame, her past troubles, and her current success. the movie is expected to be released in 2017. we want to know about the stories you're talking about this morning. keep sharing with us. you can follow wisn 12 news on facebook, twitter and instagram. wisn 12 news time is 5:25.
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>> wisn 12 news starts right now. thema: good morning, and welcome to wisn 12 news this morning. i'm thema ponton. thanks so much for sending this sunday morning, august 28, with us. lets check in with meteorologist je center. yesterday's rain making way for fog. jeremy: we saw a rain and now fog across southeastern wisconsin. we cleared skies out overnight, that strangely in the foggy conditions across all central and southeastern wisconsin. visibility down near zero near marsh and you know and dodge county. waukesha now has dropped down below 1/8 of a mile. burlington, about one quarter
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around milwaukee, you see light fog italy from. 65 -- light fog around the lake front. in racine, 67 degrees. we continue to see foggy conditions early this morning. mid 60's, and by this afternoon, the sun is back out with a high of 80. we look ahead to the work we forecast, coming up. keep the forecast close-by this -- thema: thank you, jeremy. keep the forecast close-by this weekend, with the wisn 12 news mobile app. if you haven't already, you can download the free app, just google play. new from overnight, milwaukee police are investigating a homicide near wright a palmer. investigators found a shooting victim just before 10:00 last night. paramedics tried to save the 30-year-old man, but he died at the scene. police have not named any suspects and the investigation is ongoing. a family is grieving this morning after a high speed crash kills two cousins. 15-year-olds trey hale and demetrius batchelor junior were thrown from their car when it
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the crash happened near 35th and keefe on milwaukee's north side friday night. two other teenagers were in the car, including another cousin and a brother of one of the victims. they survived and are recovering at the hospital. the family tells wisn 12 news the 17-year-old driver just got his license. now, there's a growing memorial near the scene of a crash. sheryl mills: it's a joyous and sad moment. i mean, we get a chance to support one another, and cry on each other's shoulder, and love one another. thema: police are still investigating the crash, but say speeding was a factor. it's unclear if the driver will face charges . this morning, authorities say they got a murder confession from the man accused of killing two nuns in mississippi. a sheriff's deputy says rodney earl sanders admits he stabbed sisters margaret held and paula merrill on thursday. he was arrested and charged with
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there's still no word on a motive. the two women were found dead in their mississippi home on thursday morning. sister margaret held was from slinger, and part of the milwaukee-based school sisters of saint francis. a visitation is being held for the two nuns at their home in mississippi. a new arrest, connected to the unrest that rocked milwaukee's sherman park neighborhood two weekends ago. 28-year-olri three counts of burglary. according to court records, saxton says he went to the sherman park neighborhood in the wake of the deadly police-related shooting. he admits going into three businesses, taking a few items from jet beauty. saxton denies breaking into the businesses, or having any part in setting them on fire. that unrest began hours after milwaukee police shot and killed 23-year-old sylville smith during a traffic stop. police say smith was armed. that shooting was captured on
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but so far, investigators aren't releasing that footage. back in 2013 -- wisconsin passed a law requiring outside agencies to lead investigations of officer-involved deaths. just yesterday, state representatives david bowen and evan goyke sent a letter to u.s. attorney general loretta lynch, asking the department of justice to take over smith's investigation, because current investigators used to work for mpd. milwaukee leaders are looking for ways to quell violence in e mike gousha talks to the common council president this morning on "upfront." mike: we're stepping back to -- two weeks out. we're stepping back to look at the situation and the city's response with common council president ashanti hamilton. then, the republican state senator helping to lead the new "wisconsin women for trump."
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a big polling deficit here in wisconsin. plus, milwaukee's election commissioner on the return of expanded early voting. it's all coming up at 9:00, right here on "upfront." thema: new information this morning, in the shooting death of basketball star dwayne wade's cousin. police say an argument with an uber driver escalated into a shoot-out. nykea aldridge was caught in the crossfire while pushing her 3-week-old child in a stroller. this happened on chicago's south side. police are interrogating republican presidential candidate donald trump is facing criticism after his response to the high profile murder of wade's cousin. trump tied the killing to his recent bid for african-american votes, tweeting quote, "dwayne wade's cousin was just shot and killed while walking her baby in chicago. just what i have been saying. african americans will vote trump." end quote. an hour later, he posted his
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democrat hillary clinton's running mate tim kaine took exception to trump's remarks. tim kaine: we just ought to be extending our sympathy to the family. thema: hillary clinton has not commented on the murder. clinton is spending the weekend getting her first top-secret national security briefing as a presidential candidate. meanwhile, abc news has obtained a series of newly released state department emails. the documents offer insight between the clinton foundation and clinton's inner circle when she was secretary of state. donald trump is calling for a special prosecutor to investigate those emails. as part of our commitment to bring you important political coverage, wisn 12, in partnership with the marquette university law school, is hosting a live debate between senator ron johnson and former senator russ feingold. moderating is up front host mike gousha. you can watch it live tuesday, october 18 from 8:30 to 10:00
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two people are still missing this morning after a plane crashes into a louisiana lake. the coast guard says this happened near a new orleans airport. the small plane crashed into a lake. one person was rescued and taken to the hospital. the coast guard is still looking for the two missing people on board. funerals continue across italy today for the 291 victims of wednesday's earthquake. the magnitude 6 earthquake destroyed at least three towns. search and rescue efforts continue as crews looking for any survivors. now, the country is looking to rebuild some of the historic buildings and churches. kansas city continues to deal with serious flooding this morning more than six inches of rain fell friday and saturday, leading to a flash flood emergency. a river rising 10 feet in just 30 minutes -- enough to swamp
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at least 10 people had to be rescued. hurricane gaston is gaining strength in the atlantic. the storm was clocked at 85 miles an hour off the coast of bermuda. people in florida have been preparing all week for the storm's landfall but the national weather service says it's heading north. there are no warnings issued for land. still, florida is expected to get heavy rain through tuesday from a separate storm system. terrifying moments at 30,000 feet. an engine ripped off a plane minutes after take off. these are pictures from the scary moments. the southwest flight was on its way from new orleans to orlando. passengers describe what they saw. >> i had my five-year-old
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and i looked close out the window i saw the smoke and then i saw middle flapping. thema: the plane was diverted and safely landed in pensacola. southwest says the flight had a mechanical issue. still ahead, an nfl quarterback says he is taking a stand against social injustice by sitting down. colin kaepernick explains what some say is a controversial move during the national anthem before taking on the packers. and meteorologist jeremy nelson is standing by in the weather center. good morning, jeremy. jeremy: good our days off to a foggy start in many locations. how long the fog lasts in your hour-by-hour forecast. you're watching wisn 12 news this morning. >> get important local news wherever you are, with wisn 12's
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>> leading the way with important local coverage, you're watching wisn 12 news this morning, with thema ponton and weather watch 12 meteorologist jeremy nelson. wisn 12 news this morning continues. thema: welcome back to wisn 12
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taking a look across milwaukee, some of the fog hanging around in other areas. meteorologist jeremy nelson tracking the fog today. we find out just how it's affecting visibility. jeremy: this is one of those days were people look out the window and say there's no fog where i am. the visibility is ok in milwaukee, but a dense fog advisory for most of our too bad. you go in one for the waukesha county, oconomowoc, some locally dense fog in that direction. 66 degrees in the town's summit. another look across the city, ok when it comes to travel. it shoes, just have your headlights on low. the day planner forecast for today, locally dense fog and spots. pretty nice afternoon.
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of 80. the changes, coming up. thema: thank you, jeremy. one player says he is sending a defiant message during an nfl game. 49ers quarterback colin kaepernick is causing some controversy after he refused to stand during the national anthem on friday night's game against the packers. kaepernick says it's in protest of the treatment of minorities across the country. the nfl said in a statement, "players are encouraged but not required to stand during the playing of the national anthem." the 49ers coach says kaepernick also did not stand for the national anthem before last week's game in denver when he was injured and did not play. mark your calendars. next saturday, september 3, you can see wisconsin take on lsu, only right here on wisn 12. kickoff is at 2:30pm. then stay tuned for the season premiere of "big 12 sports saturday" at 6:30. dan needles and drew olson will be live at lambeau with the
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later today, the brewers have another chance to take on the pirates. it's game four of the series at miller park. last night the brew crew had the lead until the fourth inning when the pirates andrew mccutchen hit a single. the crew answered right back, relief pitcher tyler cravy hit his first ever major league hit -- a home run. that tied the game. but a three run double in the top of the sixth for the pirates put the team up for good. the brewers lose, 9-6. there's always today. first pitch is at 1:10. today, kids get a voucher to eat free. this week, harley davidson unveiled its new line of engines, all of them manufactured locally. wisn 12 news' mike anderson was invited behind the scenes for the historic day. mike: feast your eyes on the all new harley milwaukee-eight
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history. the engines are made right here in menomonee falls at the harley plant, you can't even get in here without wearing these things, they like to think of it as american manufacturing at it's finest. jon lipp: being from milwaukee, and on behalf of the nearly thousand employees here a lot of us are from the area, and it's a big day for us. mike: the engine is the heart of harley's 2017 touring motorcycle lineup. randy christianson: it should be a huge impact, not only for our company but for the motorcycle industry as well. it's an outstanding new power train. mike: the engines are being shipped out as fast as they're coming off the assembly line. dealers will start getting them in this week. in menomonee falls, mike anderson, wisn 12 news. thema: it's been exactly a week since the closing ceremonies of the summer games in rio. since then, athletes have been welcomed home with open arms.
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to parades and rallies to welcome gymnasts aly raisman and laurie hernandez back to their hometowns yesterday. both were part of the gold-medal winning team known as "the final five." wisconsin's own gwen jorgensen has big plans this fall. the olympic triathlete will run the new york city marathon this fall. the 30-year-old took the gold in last week's triathlon in rio. the 26.2 mile race will be a first for jorgensen. this weekend, there's plenty to do across the milwaukee area. here's a look at a few things happening later today. mexican fiesta continues at maier festival park. gates open at noon. tickets are $16. you can also celebrate milwaukee's thriving art scene this afternoon. fringe fest is taking place at pere marquette park. there will be a variety of performances including theater and music. ticket prices vary. shows start at 1:00 this afternoon. finally, it's bark n brew at wauwatosa's hart park. dog owners and beer lover can
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shows, k-9 demonstrations, and sample food and drinks. for anyone heading out to the outdoor activities today, still somewhat grasping around from yesterday. jeremy: a little damp early, at a few locations have fog. once we get into the afternoon, get outside and enjoy. it will have some sunshine. a couple more southeastern wisconsin. 11:00 a.m. clouds will be breaking in washington county, you may want to the sunglasses and sunscreen. partly sunny skies, a touch on the human side with high stopping on the lower 80's by 6:00 p.m. partly sunny and dry, right around 77. if you are staying close to home going to the summerfest grounds, sunglasses and sunscreen in order as we see temperatures in the middle 70's and then right around 80 degrees i 4:00.
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degrees. a pretty nice evening on tap, right around 73. that festival goes until midnight tonight. early on this morning, we certainly will be seeing a lot of sunshine, especially where we're having pockets of dense fog show up. i dense fog advisory across much of southeast wisconsin the goes until 10:00 a.m. walworth, racine, and kenosha county are not included, but a few pockets of fog it made their way down into those areas. check out burlington, one half mile visibility. order west bend. near zero in parts of dodge county. downtown milwaukee is ok, we've seen that on numerous cameras. we've been checking out a hint of light fog, but it should not impact travel here close to home. temperatures across the state of wisconsin, lower to mid 60's in most backyards. 16 stevens point, 65 in madison and downtown milwaukee. that is not showing that it's pretty humid outside. we give a muggy feel around not only today, but right through
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will start to lift and we see sunshine early this morning that will help to burn were wrote the fog, diminishing that by not a car or 10:00 a.m. by midday, most areas have a mix of sun and clouds. it will be humid and warm with high stopping our right around 80. it just future cast -- and this is future cast, showing most of the state clearing out. it will be suntastic at times. sunday's forecast, morning fog it looks like up to the north around 80. in wausau, right later, in green bay, lower 80's in the southern part of the state. maybe around 86 degrees in rockford. once we move into monday's forecast, back to work for many. 83 in milwaukee and humid during the afternoon. madison, about 84. if you're traveling to the south in the windy city were rockford, look for mid 80's. 79 in marquette. those numbers a little bit above
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in brew city. we stay above the number for the early part of this week. a cold front enters the picture with a wind shift on tuesday. that will give us a chance of showers. we cool things down for the start of the school year on thursday, at 74. the second pretty refreshing morning. 50's to 60's at the bus stop. dry conditions with all kinds of sunshine on friday. next weekend on saturday, it looks dry that day. good news for fans headed up to lambeau field. thema: still ahead, an action packed thriller that's actually a sequel. we'll have a preview of "mechanic, resurrection." first, here's a look at what's coming up next on "good morning america." >> coming up on "gma," terrifying moments at 30,000 feet. the engine on a southwest flight broke apart midair. the cabin lost pressure in the plane had to make emergency landing. when it was like inside the cabin and the cockpit.
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thema: welcome back. jason statham is back as a professional assassin alongside jessica alba in "mechanic, resurrection." rick damigella has a preview. >> the principal i represent has an offer for you. each death must look like an accident. your specialty, i believe. [explosion] rick: jason statham steps back into the role of professional assassin arthur bishop in "mechanic, resurrection." while the locales and action might be reminiscent of a big budget spy film, arthur bishop is a much more down to earth character. jason statham: at the end of the
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you know, i think that's one of the things that people really like to relate to -- that's why the superheroes, they put on a cape, it's great for the kids, but it's harder to relate to them. people with superpowers, you just go, eh. >> you have 36 hours to eliminate all the targets on this list. or they will eliminate me. rick: jessica alba's character is the motivation for bishop coming out of retirement. jessica alba: she's worker, she has an ex-military background, she's pretty tough, and she and jason statham's character end up falling in love with each other. rick: she's also no damsel in distress, and alba trained for the part. jessica alba: i did a little krav maga, but yeah, it's nice to see women who are resourceful. i think men and women both enjoy watching that. rick: statham did many of his own stunts, but it was the shooting locales that proved to
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jason statham: shooting in thailand, shooting in rio, shooting in sydney, could get worse, you know? could be worse -- it could be sitting on the sofa back in the u.k. [laughter] rick: in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. thema: new this morning -- more patti labelle desserts are coming to wal-mart. the singer's sweet potato pie was such a hit last year that they're rolling out five more pies, including apple cobbler, peach cobbler, and sweet potato loaf. all of the desserts will be a few dollars more than the sweet potato pie. those went quickly, so i'm sure the others will as well. anyone going grocery shopping today, you may want to wait until the sun comes out. jeremy: if you are running errands are going out to brunch, first out the door it's dreary and foggy in a few spots across the area. there is a dense fog advisory until 10:00 a.m. just because you are in the advisory doesn't mean you have really dense fog. it's patchy where we are seeing
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western part of waukesha county, oconomowoc, we've seen this all morning. some fog in that direction. you get into milwaukee and that looks pretty good. thema: it has cleared up since this morning. jeremy: we see sunshine today, high top out around 80. cooler for the start of the school year on thursday, i think kids will like that. thema: they will still be able to wear shorts. jeremy: my kids want to wear shorts in the winter. thema: what's the, off for
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