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hundreds of people are demanding that the company pay them back for the dysfunctional phone. first, taking a live look outside. we are on traffic and weather watch. >> matt is high above us, first we are going to sally severson. sal? >> sally: this morning skies are fair, a couple of clouds are situated to the north and sailing overhead today. dry and cool for this morning. jackets, maybe a the temperatures in the mid to low 40s. we are nice and dry across southern wisconsin. we are not keeping the dry look very long. wet weather is moving in later tomorrow and for wednesday. 49 at the airport. now to matt up in news chopper 12. reporter: busy on the bypass. that is what we are looking down at.
the freeway. stop and go oklahoma up to greenfield avenue. it adds up to 8 minutes from the hale up to the zoo. the rest of travel times are all in the green. that's a look at the morning commute. >> matt, thank you. 6:01. election day is just to weeks from tomorrow. them arc is live in milwaukee with a look ahead. good morning, thema. reporter: good morning. here in milwaukee, people have been coming here to vote early, well, today no matter where you live in wisconsin you can make a choice. the early voting is starting this morning in communities
and you have friday before the election day to get to the clerk's office and vote. you can request an absentee ballot be sent to you in the mail and mailed by election day november 8th. you are not alone if you decide to do in-person voting, the elections commission says that two hundred thousand absentee ballots have been turned in. >> as we get closer to the election, several polls are showing hillary clinton gaining. we are live in washington with more on the candidates' strategics in the final stretch. good morning. >> good morning, ben and today hillary clinton is teaming up to campaign with massachusetts senator and drum z is focussed on florida. >> the numbers are even better than what they are saying. >> donald trump is down playing
hins hillary clinton 12 points ahead nationally. >> we are behind, our advantage is that donald trump is going to continue to take the case to the people. >> battleground states are called that for that as past trump in the final weeks. >> we can't elect hillary and saddle her with a congress with a do nothing. >> donald trump unveiled the plans for the first one days in office and promised action. >> all of these liars will be sued after the election. >> he has the privilege to say
>> trump's campaign manager explained that trump delivers his own speeches and trying to defend himself. >> thank you. today president obama fund raised for hillary clinton in san diego and mike pence is in north carolina. tomorrow hillary clinton's daughter is coming back to wisconsin. the former first daughter in madison. sh this is her third trip to wisconsin in less than a month. >> wisn 12 news time now is 6:04. a baby boy is home safe this morning after the car that he was in was stolen. hillary hintz is live in milwaukee where the police are searching for whoever is responsible. good morning, hillary. reporter: yeah, just an absolute sense of relief for this boy's
the person that took off with the car and the bah by. this is the little one-year-old and he's been returned home. back to 6:00 p.m., that is when the police say that the boy's mother left the car running and went into a convenience store and while inside of the store, someone jumped into the vehicle and took off with the baby. the police issued an amber alert and two and a half hoursat that was four miles from where the car was stolen and inside the car the boy inside of the car seat and unharmed. as you can imagine the terror that the mom felt in her heart for those couple of hours until her little boy was found safe. the police are looking for the person that took off with the vehicle. for now, live at the police headquarters, "wisn 12 news this morning."
help in two separate silver alerts. he was last seen on saturday morning near holton and burleigh. he was wearing a black baseball hat and orange jacket. also. 83-year-old clifford pickens near 17th street and olive on saturday afternoon and walked away from his sister's anyone with information on where these two men are, please call the police... >> wisn 12 news time now is 6:06. today you are invited to weigh in on the budget for next year. county supervisor steve taylor is holding two town hall meetings.
germantown high school is honoring 2008 gold medallist for team usa in wheelchair basketball in rio and she was the leading scorer in the victory over germany. >> very cool for them. >> very nice. get the jacket, it is chilly out there. >> >> and it was 72. >> yes. probably better in the middle of the week. >> it is good any time. we have a nice day on deck. much wetter pattern arriving for tuesday and into wednesday. we time out the rain drops coming up. 49 over 41. winds are north west. the pilot house at discovery world there.
12. >> we are over the south side. plainfield curve at the top of the frame. no trouble in either direction. we are trouble free except for the bypass. construction zone is heavy. the rest of the travel times are moving in the green. that's a look at the mni >> new, five people are dead after a small plane crash at mallta international airport. the plane went down and bursting into flames. five people died. the victims were part of the french customs operation and tracking illegal drugs and human trafficking. >> hundreds of 350e78 in south
this case. tim? >> already five people are signed up for this lawsuit. this is in south korea where the phone is made. their lawyer says that his clients want samsung to pay for the cost of exchanging the phones and for the hours they had to wait and psychological effects. one man drove 8 hours to return to phone. they have smartphones after a hundred incidents of the batties over heating and catching on fire. a possible class action lawsuit is pending in the u.s., a group plans to take their case to federal court. back to you. >> tim, thank you. he's a king of comedy. >> bill murray has been making us laugh for decades, the new award he's celebrating this morning.
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>> mild air in place for us much of the week and a little on the cool side. we had 70s yesterday. dropping back to the mid 50s today. mild air over much of the plains. the temperatures returning to al year. we are taking a look at the sunshine for today. i time out the rain beginning to move closer for tomorrow. for now, matt is up in news chopper 12. >> we are looking at 43 northbound, southbound. things are looking good through
that's a look at the morning commute, back to you. >> tom hayden died at an age of 56. he was a member of the chicago 8. he was also ex-husband of jane fonda. he changed paths and election in california. >> happening now, iraqi and kurdish forces are continuing the pact to take over mosul. >> the troops are very close to the outskirts of that islamic state held city. the terrorist group is putting up a strong resistence with
bombs. dozens of iraqi forces died in the fighting along with one american. now abc news chief global affairs correspondent is in the region and looking for a live report on "good morning america" starting at 7:00 today right after "wisn 12 news this morning." she spoke with defense secretary ash carter while he was in northern iraq and he told her mission. >> thousands of families are kicked out of a refugee camp in france. 65,000 people have been living there for months. the french government is tearing the camp down. they are bussed o over temporary living spaces. some clashed with the police
migrants are still flocking to europe. the coast guard released this video showing 20 different operations taking place on friday and saturday. crews recovered 14 bodies this weekend. >> wisn 12 news time now is 6:16. boy, it must have been unforgettable morning, on the set at "g.m.a.". yes, the trip included a chance to visit the friends at "good morning america" and new this morning we have exclusive all access pass from the big apple. >> times square is buzzing and
"good morning america" brings morning news to homes across the country, every morning with a team you can trust. >> intimacy to morning television. people feel we are part of their families. >> viewers come from around the world to see the show live, including from our neckover the woods. these people are from political -- milwaukee. >> come >> angela and linda travelled to the big apple to see "g.m.a." live. >> they watch the morning show and "g.m.a.." >> it is a win-win. watch you and watch us. >> and now, to what you don't see, the crew working hard to put the show together. ginger zee says they don't get enough credit. >> to put on a two hour live
moment, they work so hard. when the show is over, they are planning and starting for the next day. all the people going into it are so special. >> it is a lot of work. >> i have the privilege of staying good morning to america. that is all the adrenaline or the juice i need. >> all right. so i can't that us. they are so nice and accommodating. >> you can tell with robin. >> she's coming here next week for the conference. i told her the morning show would show her around and take her to the harley museum. sally: and lunch. ben: you should have seen her snap chat while in new york.
we have a letel wet in the forecast. we get in on the october rain. we could use the rain across southern wisconsin. early this morning temperatures 37 at janesville. 40 elk horn. compared to near 50 at milwaukee and at port washington. skies are fair. i saw the waning moon peeking out between the clouds on the way in early high pressure influencing our weather. this high is slipping to the east. the winds shift and coming back up from the south and helping to develop this area of low pressure beginning for us over the plains. for today, how about mid 50s. sunshine across the board and the winds are light and north. with the sun, you will want a light jacket. we stay dry for the day. tonight at 5:00.
sunset at 6:00. then over night, very quiet for us. lows in the upper 30s. tomorrow morning the clouds will be streaming in from the west. by 6:00 a couple of light showers beginning to approach the western and central parts of wisconsin. we are mostly dry. it is over night, this is mid night tuesday night going into wednesday morning. the big area of rain is moving in. i think it is a we linger wednesday afternoon and wednesday evening. rainfall estimates an inch or bet. today, plenty of sunshine. clear and crisp tonight. 53 tomorrow. the clouds are moving in. windy and rainy on wednesday. thursday the showers linger and move out and a little warm up by friday. ben: thank you. counting down to tippoff.
>> good morning. thanks for the great monday morning school shoutout. wisn 12 news is stopping by classes across southeast wisconsin. >> go to wisn.com and the school shout outlogo. >> the 66-year-old awarded the mark twain prize at the kennedy center in washington dc. the night included tributes from jimmy kimmel, david letterman. murray told the reporters he would have preferred to get a letter in the mail rather than the whole ceremony. >> it is a big deal.
know, it is sort of like winning the lottery or something incredibly lucky. >> so many good movies with bill murray. i love caddy shack. the ceremony will air on pbs on friday. >> and murray seems to have been a good luck charm for the chicago cubs. >> he crashed the press briefing and predicted his team kwo >> they are taking on the cleveland indians and the game starts tomorrow night and the ticket prices are through the roof. the average price is $7,200 per seat. so 14 grand for two tickets. >> wow. games are friday and saturday
those would be the most expensive ever. bucks are tipping off this week, the home owner is wednesday night and hosting the charlotte hornets at the b-mo. the bucks ended the pre-season play 3-3. later today bango is handing out free tickets to the game. he starts at the wendies in brookfield. >> airport security breach, passengers were able to climb on board a parked plane. the one mistake that could be the blame. >> good news if you are filling up your tank. the gas prices here in wisconsin. >> first, a live look at the
hear from the candidates. the stops the campaigns are making right here in wisconsin this week. >> plus, we're off to a cool start this morning. we look outside live downtown. there're chilly temperatures and rain in your forecast. ben: good morning and welcome to "wisn 12 news this morning." i'm ben wagner. melinda: and i'm melinda davenport. it's 6:30 on this monday, october 24th. let's start with the forecast. meteorologist sally severson is in the weather center. >> eyeing the temperatures 41-49. 49 is where we find the airport. northwest breezes and feeling like 46 degrees. jackets will do it this morning. a couple of clouds, but still looking at a good deal of sunshine. you are seeing as we get a live look, sun is up at 7:17. we are talk about smiling sunshine and light winds for today. mid 50s. clear and crisp tonight. the lows into the 30s. clouds come back tomorrow.
matt? reporter: two areas of delays, 94 eastbound coming down the hill, on and off the brakes. it is a rolling slow down starting at moreland road. delays on the bypass northbound and right now those are the only two areas requiring extra time this morning. we are continuing to keep an eye on it. that'soo >> matt, thank you. >> a 17-year-old boy is hurt after a shooting overnight. the boy said he was driving one started to shoot at him from another car. the investigators are looking into the whoever pulled the trigger. >> milwaukee police are looking for whomever stole a car with a
morning. hillary mint z is live with the latest. mill ri? reporter: ben, yeah, the police were able to find the car with the baby but the driver is nowhere to be seen. the terrifying ordeal started at 6:00 p.m. near 59th and good hope and the boy's mother left the car running and ran into a convenience store and car and took off with the baby in the backseat. an amber alert was issued and two and a half hours later someone spotted the vehicle four and a half miles away and the police found the car with the boy in the car seat and unharmed. >> my heart goes out to the milwaukee police department with a lot of gratitude at this point
ended a completely different way. >> just a huge sense of relief for the family. the police are continuing to look for the person that abducted that baby. >> hillary, thank you. melinda: right now, police are searching for two suspects in a hit-and-run crash. tim, an uber driver was involved in this? tim: he's now in the hospital and police say three of his passengers were killed when a driver slammed into the car. police say a lexus crossover ran a red light and hit the uber car. it happened early sunday morning near 2nd and claybourn. there were two people inside the lexus, they both ran off. police have not released much information about the three women who were killed, but we know two are from illinois and they're in their 30's. be sure to be on the lookout for much more on this story later today.
two weeks from tomorrow, but starting later today, more of you can cast a ballot. thema is live in milwaukee now with a look ahead. good morning, thema. reporter: good morning. melinda. you can come to a voting booth and make your political choice. early voting starts this morning in communities all across wisconsin. now, it is already been way for a few weeks now in some of the places. two hundred thousand absentee ballots have already been turned in. you can go to clerk's office and fill out a ballot. if you can't get to the voting site, you can can request an absentee ballot to come in the
6:34. ben: the clinton campaign is heading back to wisconsin tomorrow. chelsea clinton will campaign for her mother at events in lacrosse, stevens point and madison. clinton has made several visits to wisconsin on behalf of her mother. she's encouraging people to vote early. there are still tickets available to all of the events through clinton's website. ben: hillary clinton spent sunday campaigning in north carolina. donald trump was in the south too campaigning in southwest florida. the trump campaign doesn't have any upcoming events scheduled here in wisconsin. wisn 12 news time now is 6:35. >> you'd think an elected official would be an expert on voting. >> but one of chile's most powerful leaders ran into issues. why she got turned away twice at the polls. >> plus, it's been a year since vandals targeted a church in canada. now things are getting back to normal. how the thief is making up for his crimes.
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across southern wisconsin. we had generally a fair sky overnight and clouds are coming in. overall the temperatures are showing up between 40 and 49. 49 is where we find the airport. it is a nice day again today. plenty in the way of sunshine. we are timing out the midweek wet and seasonal highs in the 50s. we have a live look at sheboygan where the temperatures 45 degrees. now to matt up ine 12. reporter: sally, looking down at the heavy traffic on the bypass. oklahoma under 894. on the brakes. delays starting in the hale interchange and continuing up through the construction zone. 15 minutes right now 894 northbound from the hale up to the zoo interchange. we have 13 minutes 94 eastbound from moreland road into downtown. heavy into the construction zone. that's a look at the morning
>> early wake up call for dozens of students. >> 40th 8 graders are on the way to washington dc. the students boarded a bus outside of the south side school this morning. it is a tradition that goes back a decade. >> travelling itself is the experience and visiting the capitol, holocaust museum and memorials and mon ewements located there. >> parents and guardians sended off the kids this morning. good luck in dc. 6:40. melinda: new this morning, a bizarre encounter at a school caught on camera. ben: the 7-year-old boy's mom says another parent punched him. the boy was in the school's hallway. security cameras show another parent walking past and hitting
in the stomach and then kept walking. the boy fell. his mother says she knows the man and doesn't understand why this happened. >> explain that soon. melinda: also new this morning, chile's president ran into some problems while trying to cast her vote. ben: she had to come back twice after forgetting important steps in the process. president michelle bachelet first forgot her national id card. she had to go home then come back. the second time around she cast voter registry book. some of the poll workers are having a good time with it. so she had to come back again to sign to make sure her vote counted. wisn 12 news time is 6:41. >> man's best friend to the rescue. >> he saves the owner's life. >> celebration 70 years in the making, chicago is going nuts cheering on their cubs.
a little cloudiness sailing in on the light breezes. 72 degrees yesterday. now we are cooler for today. we get a live look at discovery world, the pilot house and the clouds. the sunrise 7:17. we have the better part of 30 minutes. well, into the layers for most of the week. so long to the 70s. think about the rain gear as well. now up to traffic on the bypass. cleveland is over the top of the freeway. the head lights are bunched up. the delays starting in the hale interchange. 18 minutes right now northbound from the hale up to the zoo. try highway one hundred. that's a look at the morning commute, back to you.
officials are investigating what caused a deadly crash in california. 13 people are dead and dozens of others are injured. wisn 12 news' tim elliott is following the latest information in the newsroom. tim. tim: officials in palm springs say this is the deadliest crash they've ever seen. 44 people were on board the bus traveling back to los angeles after visiting a casino. investigators say the bus hit the back of a semi. the bus was traveling much time. the impact was so strong that the bus ended up embedded inside the trailer. most of the passengers were asleep when the crash happened. it's not clear yet why this crash happened. investigators say it could be a mechanical problem or inattentive driving. ben, back to you. ben: new this morning, more than a dozen people are hurt after a pileup on an arizona highway. 25 vehicles were involved in this crash.
that truck ended up rear-ending and side-swiping 24 cars. most of the injuries were minor. crews closed the highway while they cleaned up the mess. melinda: new this morning, a man ends up being stabbed while attending sunday school. police say there is no motive for the attack. the suspect is accused of sitting behind the victim in church and stabbing him with a six-inch knife. that man has been arrested. he's charged with attempted murder. melinda: also new this morning, more than 100 people are under re north dakota protest. the protests have been going on for months over a pipeline being built in north dakota. protesters say it will damage the environment and affect native american lands. a local sheriff says hundreds of people blocked a local highway yesterday. 127 people were arrested over the weekend. ben: seven kids are safe this morning after their home was destroyed in a fire. firefighters rescued the kids, adults and their dog from a
the attic caught fire and spread to the apartment. neighbors say the kids were on the balcony screaming for help before firefighters arrived. >> they said call and tell the firemen where we are because we're in the back side. it was really frightening, the children were of course very scared. ben: again, they are all safe this morning. fire crews are still investigating what caused the fire. they say it's not electrical. the building's manager has found a temporary apartment for the family and their seven kids. melinda: new this morning, a bizarre crime in ontario, canada has a happy ending. about a year ago, someone stole the head from a statue of baby jesus at a church. the church replaced it with a terra-cotta head that got criticism for looking odd. now someone has brought back the original head. the priest says he isn't taking any legal action against the thief.
being credited with saving his owner's life after a house fire broke out. neighbors say they're used to hearing che bark but not early in the morning. so they looked outside and saw flames. firefighters arrived and found the woman unconscious with the dog on top of her. the dog may have saved her life by keeping her from being totally burned. >> i think it's a beautiful thing because i've always heard i've never lived one, now i've lived one. i've seen it with my own eyes, that's a beautiful thing, you know. ben: the dog is now in an animal hospital being treated for smoke inhalation. his owner is being treated for serious burns. fire crews are still investigation how the fire started in the first place. melinda: hopefully they'll
the utmost. wow. >> proof once again. >> we have the temperatures in the 30s and 40s. a little wet on the deck for the week. we have had nice weather. 60s on saturday. 72 yesterday. we are bidding farewell to the 70s, maybe for the season. early today what we are looking at is some light north winds. rotating clockwise and the high pressure and keeping a north breeze in place for us and the highs in the mid 50s. it is 49 at the airport. 30s across minnesota and also the dakotas. the coldest air well north in canada. 45 west bend. 41 waukesha. janesville upper 30s.
of sunshine for the day. a few clouds around this morning. tonight at 10:30, temperatures will dip down to the 30s. frosty again, especially away from the lake. tomorrow morning at 7:00 the clouds are streaming in, we spend much of the day mostly cloudy but dry. the wet is holding off later on tuesday night. tomorrow night at 6:00. a couple of stray showers. my mid night the showers are this is wednesday morning. i think we have a steady rain in place for us wednesday morning and the showers wednesday afternoon. 55 for today. light north winds. windy, rainy for wednesday. showers early thursday tapering off. a brief uptick in the temperatures on friday. now to matt.
the downtown area. the marquette interchange. things are moving in and out of downtown without troubles. there is a little resistance 94 eastbound. full up and on the brakes from the hale up to the zoo interchange. that's a look at the morning commute, back to you. >> thank you, matt. ben: new this morning, a security scare at the officials say two passengers boarded an empty plane that was sitting on the tarmac, they weren't supposed to be there. they apparently walked through an unlocked jetway without anyone stopping them. the father and daughter do not speak english. one passenger says they seemed very confused. others say the door they walked through seemed to be broken and didn't automatically lock. the father told a translator that they followed someone through the door.
open. it's not right, so therefore they will be a thorough investigation and certainly the lessons learned will be used to insure that the chances of it happening again are very low. ben: american airlines says it's the airport's responsibility to make sure the jetway doors are locked. melinda: new this morning, some good news for any of you who drive this morning. the average price of gas in the us has dropped four cents in the past two weeks. it's now 2.25 for a gallon of regular unleaded. it's even cheaper in the milwaukee area at 2.10 per gallon. industry analysts say this is the first time the price has dropped in 11 weeks. ben: the navy's newest warship is getting ready for its first mission. the uss detroit was commissioned over the weekend. the $440 million vessel was built by marinette marine in wisconsin. military buffs can tour the ship while it's docked in detroit. a new report suggests the pentagon should stop buying littoral combat ships like the
the center for a new american security says the military needs a serious makeover. the report also calls for the end of the $40 billion ford-class aircraft carrier program. melinda: today marks the end of the lake express ferry's regular sailing season. the ship sails between milwaukee and muskegon, michigan several times a day. the ferry will eventually be taken to its winter home in the menomonee river valley. it will stay there until spring. >> 6:54. something that the cubs fans have been waiting 70 years for. >> yes, a chance to take part in the world series. tim? tim: are you pumped up? >> yes. not the brewers though. next year though. >> yes, i like that. everybody knows that we have been seeing a lot of blue and white. the world series is kicking off
huge crowds took to the streets in the windy city over the weekend to celebrate. chicago going nuts after the cubs 5-0 win over the dodgers on saturday night. the last trip to the world series back in 1945. a lot of people posting about the big game online. including the big guy here, the president, writing holy cow cubs fans even this white sox fan happy. the last time that the indians won the world series was 1948. so a long time for both of the teams. >> thank you, tim. >> today on ellen, actress and singer zooey deschanel and ellen share stories about a mutual friend justin timberlake. melinda: and they're plotting to take him down. >> he came in and blew me away, such a good actor. come on.
>> he's a jerk. how dare he. melinda: you can hear more of the plan to find out if jt has any flaws and hear about zooey's newest project today at 4:00 p.m. right here on wisn 12. then stick around for wisn 12 news at 5:00. wisn 12 news time is 6:56. "g.m.a." has the top headlines coming up. >> first, to a live look outside from news chopper 12. matt is keeping an eye on the roads before headed out.
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>> good morning. starting to get a little busy, 1 is 11 minutes 43 southbound. 16 minutes on the bypass northbound from the hale up to the zoo. so be prepared for that. that's a look at the morning commute, back to you. sally: okay. it has colder up there. 40s, 50s for this week. i think we get a little washout on wednesday as we look at the wind and rain. sunshine throughout the day today. a few clouds passing by now. mid 50s. frosty tonight 38. 53 tomorrow. dry most of the day tomorrow. clouds return though during the day with the showers later
>> it was a fantastic weekend. have a great week folks. "g.m.a." is coming good morning, america. hillary clinton opens up a double-digit lead in our new poll. her biggest yet. as donald trump battles back. >> i think we're doing better with women than with men, frankly. >> attacks the accusers. >> all of these liars will be sued after the election is over. >> can he turn his campaign around with just 15 days to go? ride-along gone wrong. a citizen invited to join the police on patrol gets caught in a dangerous high-speed chase. [ gunshots ] suspects firing more than a dozen shots at the police cruiser. the civilian in the passenger seat. shattering the windows. injuring the woman as she desperately begs to stop the