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gospel was you know not the hour, the time of day, or time of day. you got to be ready. for the archbishop of milwaukee when he has a severe allergic reaction to some medicine. details on the quick actions that saved his life. also this morning... we're waking up to a flash flood watch this morning. chief meteorologist rob haswell is breaking down these storms. good morning and thanks for starting your day with wakeup. lets go straight to our fox6 weather expert rob haswell in
increase overnight, especially near the illinois border. with lows in the middle 70s. cloudy, cooler and humid on friday with showers and thunderstorms. locally heavy rain is possible. highs in the upper 70s. rain moves out for the weekend, but dewpoints will hold in the 60s to around 70. tonight: thunderstorms, mainly near the il border. low: 74 dewpoint: 73 wind: sw 5-10 mph friday: cooler and humid with rain and t-storms. high: 78 dewpoint: 73 wind: ne 5-15 mph saturday: decreasing clouds, still warm and humid. am low: 67 high: 80 dewpoint: 70 wind: ne 5-15 mph police are investigating after a crash near whitewater leaves one woman dead.
breaking news this morning-- milwaukee officers are still searching for a suspect in a deadly hit and run crash... angelica joins us from the newsroom with new information. police say a 64-year-old woman was crossing the street when she was hit by an suv. it happened at 91st and appleton just after 9-30 last night. the woman died at the scene. the driver sped off- traveling north on 91-st. the vehicle is described as a small, black suv. police are still searching for the suspect. investigators are also looking into a deadly wreck near whitewater. authorities say a driver ran a and highway 12-- and right into the path of a semi yesterday evening. we've learned a 48-year-old woman from fort atkinson died at the scene. the semi driver was not hurt in the crash. kim and jessob. back to you. milwaukee police are searching for a suspect in a shooting that leaves one person hurt. officers say the shooting happened near 35th and auer around 8 last night. police say several gunshots were fired
to a local hospital by a family member with a serious gunshot injury. he is expected to survive. the circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation. grim new statistics coming out of milwaukee county. the medical examiner's office calls it unprecedented. in just the past two weeks -- at least 20 people have died from heroin overdoses. we're told -- on average-- one person dies from a heroin overdose every 3-days. the other shocking statistic: there are 39-confirmed fentanyl deaths so year -- that number was 30. the medical examiner's office says through june, there have been 143 total drug-related deaths this year. there were 255 total drug-related deaths last year. in south milwaukee-- a teacher is accused of dealing drugs. tracy wendt works at lakeview elementary school. but according to a criminal complaint-- she and her husband were selling marijuana out of their home to pay off debt. she faces multiple drug charges. the school placed her on unpaid leave while the court case
his guardian angel was working overtime, after a close call following a severe allergic reaction. i dont care if youre the archbishop of milwaukee or a police officer, you got to be ready when god will call you. archbishop jerome listecki says he took cough medicine monday, without realizing it contained acetaminophen. listecki i the drug. he says he called his housekeeper for a ride to the e-r and took benadryl. by the time he made it outside, he says his throat started to close. luckily, the archbishop had his cell phone in his pocket and was able to call 9-1-1. paramedics rushed to the scene as another priest delivered the sacrament of the sick. being the good priest that father luke is, he gave me annointing and i was prepared to be healed by god if that is his will, but i was prepared to be ready to meet my maker if that was the other
hospital where treatment reversed his symptoms. he has fully recovered, the man charged in connection to a deadly fourth of july shooting will be in court this morning. police say michael gayan was shot and killed in kenosha on the holiday. officers found his decomposing body weeks later. according to court documents -- donna matthews pulled the trigger. officials say her brother derrick provided the gun. family members say donna matthews used to date gayan -- and had been a victim matthews' preliminary hearing is scheduled for later this morning. and the teen accused of causing a deadly wreck is also due in court today. the preliminary hearing for 18- year-old marvin anthony will be later this morning. 8-year-old boy and his grandmother died in the wreck at 39th and hadley back in may. according to court documents, anthony says he ran a stop sign because he thought someone in the car next to him had a gun. he also shouldn't have been driving in the first place-- police say he didn't have a driver's license. today's the day-- the first
the indiana colts in the hall of fame game in canton, ohio last weekend... but that game was canceled due to safety concerns because of bad paint on the field. the packers take on the cleveland browns tonight at lambeau field at seven o'clock. fans have brought a class action lawsuit against the n-f-l and the pro-football hall of fame because of that canceled game. fans will be refunded their game. fans will be refunded at least four fans say-- that's not enough. the group includes two people from wisconsin-- they want to be reimbursed for travel, hotel and the time they took off work. and fans heading to lambeau for tonight's game can expect to see some changes before they even get inside the stadium. this year, walk-through metal detectors are being used at all of the gates. it's part of a change being put in place as part of the n-f-l's new safety rules. the packers say the machines worked well during family night, and they expect that to continue as the season gets underway. this year, there are also new express lanes to help fans get inside
dozens are hurt when severe turbulence on a flight forces an emergency landing. what officials say happened to the jetblue flight from boston to sacramento. vice presidential candidate mike pence takes his campaign back to wisconsin. what voters in the badger state are saying about the nominees. a former penn state assistant football coach will take the stand today. why he says he was wrongly convicted four years ago time now 4:xx you're taking a live look outside this morning.. raina likely today with a risk of flooding. right now with highs in the upper 70s. why we could see flash floods next. feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message. johnson: i've always said i'll be the calmest guy
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thunderstorm chances will increase overnight, especially near the illinois border. with lows in the middle 70s. cloudy, cooler and humid on friday with showers and thunderstorms. locally heavy rain is possible. highs in the upper 70s. rain moves out for the weekend, but dewpoints will hold in the 60s to around 70. tonight: thunderstorms, mainly near the il border. low: 74 dewpoint: 73 wind: sw 5-10 mph friday: cooler and humid with rain and t-storms. high: 78 dewpoint: 73 wind: ne 5-15 mph saturday: decreasing clouds, still warm and humid. am low: 67 high: 80 dewpoint: 70 wind: ne 5-15 mph dewpoint: 70 wind: ne 5-15 mph am low: 67 high: 80
mike pence -- attacking hillary clinton and the media. pence spoke in front of a few hundred supporters in downtown milwaukee yesterday... pence says: "let's decide here and now that hillary clinton will never be elected president of the united states of america. the event was pence's fourth wisconsin stop in the past couple weeks. governor scott walker introduced pence and praised him... although walker skipped a trump rally in green bay last week. neither house speaker paul ryan nor u-s senator ron johnson were at yesterday's raly showing hillary clinton opening up a 15-point lead over trump in wisconsin. there's some mixed reaction to pence's visit... some in the crowd were sold on the idea of a trump/ pence ticket-- while others were still trying to decide. people in the crowd say they just wanted to hear what the republican vice presidential nominee had to say. out of all the candidates, out of the 17, he wouldve probably been...my bottom choice, but he is the republican candidate and i see no other choice for me to do. donald trump and mike pence are honest men that will tell the truth to the american people and
i hear a lot of hype and were very emotional about this, but how are we actually going to do this? five protesters were escorted out of the event by security. no one was arrested. turbulence rocks a jetblue flight traveling from coast to coast-- forcing an emergency landing. crew members were hurt in the incident. a muslim woman is suing the city of chicago and six police officers. why she says she was singled out by the officers. another accident at an amusement park... what caused a three year old to fall from a roller coaster in pennsylvania. time now 4:xx you're taking a live look outside this morning.. a soggy friday with ample rain possible. highs in the upper 70s but dewpoints remain very high. right now . our risk of flooding next.
you are watching the fox 6 wakeup news. thune chances will increase overnight, especially near the illinois border. with lows in the middle 70s. cloudy, cooler and humid on friday with showers and thunderstorms. locally heavy rain is possible. highs in the upper 70s. rain moves out for the weekend, but dewpoints will hold in the 60s to around 70. tonight: thunderstorms, mainly near the il border. low: 74 dewpoint: 73 wind: sw 5-10 mph friday: cooler and humid with rain and t-storms. high: 78 dewpoint: 73 wind: ne 5-15 mph saturday: decreasing clouds, still warm and humid. am low:
breaking news now. nearly two dozen people are injured after severe turbulence on a jetblue flight. it was headed from boston to sacramento. kim/dgx one passenger tweeted out this photo of paramedics pushing a woman in a neck brace. the plane was forced to make an unscheduled landing in rapid city south dakota last night. 22 passengers and two crew members were taken to the hospital for treatment. governments around the globe are warnig take extra precautions. this is after a series of deadly bombing attacks in the country. several explosions hit at least four thai cities overnight. officials say at least four people are dead and dozens are hurt. police are still investigating who is behind the attacks. we're learning more about a foiled terror plot in canada. isis is calling the canadian man who was allegedly planning an attack a quote "soldier of the islamic state." canadian police were able to locate aaron driver-- a man they feared was on the verge of committing a
died when he detonated an explosive device in a taxi as officers shot at him. he had previously been banned from contacting extremists. we are officially filing a federal civil rights lawsuit against the police. a muslim woman is suing the city of chicago and six police officers. 32-year-old itemid "angel" al- matartsays last july, officers singled her out as a potential terrorist, pulling off her religious garb, her. the council on american-islamic relations says islamophobia and racial profiling motivated the arrest. policing ought to protect us from unlawful activity and crimes. it should not be in the business of trying to protect us from people who look different. people who may have an unpopular skin color. or an unpopular religious garb. angel did not commit any crimes. she did not violate any laws.
a police report says officers were on high alert for the holiday and that al-matar was showing "suspicious behavior." the chicago police department issued a statement saying that police quote "strive to treat all individuals with the highest level of dignity of respect." former penn state assistant football coach jerry sandusky will be in court today. angelica joins us from the newsroom with more on today's appeals hearing. jerry sandusky is expected to take the stand in a penn he claims he was wrongly convicted four years ago of sexually abusing ten boys. sandusky says his trial lawyers were ineffective. the 72-year-old did not take the stand during his 2012 trial. he was convicted of 45 counts. sandusky is currently serving a 30 to 60 year prison sentence. kim and jessob. back to you. an update now on the man accused of a deadly shooting spree at a colorado planned parenthood clinic. a judge has once again ruled that robert dear is incompetent
dear is facing 179 felony counts in connection to the shooting that killed three people. at a previous hearing, dear admitted guilt, but the judge ruled him incompetent. dear has since been held at a mental health institution. for now, dear cannot enter a plea in the case his next competency hearing is scheduled for november. officials are investigating another accident at an amusement park. this one is in pennsylvania. authorities say a 3-year-old boy was hurt after he fell off an old wooden roller coaster-- which doesn't officials say the boy was riding with his older brother. the boy was reportedly conscious when he was airlifted to a local hospital. no word yet on his condition. no word yet on his condition. forecast from fox6 chief meteorologist rob haswell a flash flood watch is in effect for all of the fox 6 viewing area today. heavy rain and thunderstorms are possible today with the chance for some
flash flooding on roadways which can be very dangerous. remember - turn around, don't drown! we will see cooler temperatures today but dewpoints remain very highs. temperatures will be in the upper 70s to near 80 and dewpoints will be in the low 70s. rain and storms ease up on saturday with just an isolated storm possible then drying up for sunday. today: cooler but very humid with rain flooding. high: 78 dewpoint: 71 wind: ne 5-15 mph tonight: rain and thunderstorms. risk of flooding/flash flooding. low: 70 dewpoint: 70 wind: nw 3-7 mph saturday: decreasing clouds, still warm and humid. slight chance of afternoon storms. high: 82 dewpoint: 69 wind: ne 5-15 mph sunday:
high: 84 dewpoint: 65 wind: wnw 5-10 mph monday: mostly sunny. am low: 66 high: 82 dewpoint: 66 wind: se 5-10 mph tuesday: partly sunny. slight chance of thunderstorms. am low: 66 high: 82 dewpoint: 66 wind: sw 5-10 mph wednesday:partly sunny with a chance for thunderstorms. am low: 67 high: 84 dewpoint: 66 wind: w 5-10 mph am low: 67 wednesday:partly sunny with a chanc low: 67 high: wednesday:partly sunny with a chance for thunderstorms. am low: 67 high: wednesday:partly sunny with a chance for thunderstorms. am low: 67 high: 84 dewpoint: 66 wind: w 5-10 mph tuesday: partly sunny. slight chance of thunderstorms. am low: 66 high: 82 dewpoint: 66 wind: sw 5-10 mph wednesday:partly sunny with a chance for thunderstorms. am low: 67 high: 84 dewpoint: 66 wind: w 5-10 mph dewpoint: 66 wind: sw 5-10 mph wednesday:partly sunny with a chance for thunderstorms. am
will have to take a detour monday morning. another ramp is closing in the zoo interchange. the ramp in question is the one that runs from eastbound, i-94, to northbound highway-41. with the interchange reconstruction on schedule, officials say this closure is necessary to start construction of the support system for the replacement ramp. the reconstructed ramp is expected to open, in late spring
law enforcement officers throughout the state are on the rooftops at dunkin' donuts -- all to raise awareness and raise money for the special olympics of wisconsin. for the fifth year in a row, officers are scheduled to be at 46 dunkin donuts rooftops across the state from six until 11 this morning. if you visits a cop on a rooftop location today and make a donation you will receive a free medium hot or iced coffee coupon. last year, wisconsin law enforcement raised more than $46,000 for the special olympics. oooo, how you doin', baby? no, not you that is salt n pepa! it's a 90's throw back tonight at the state fair. they'll be performing with color me badd, coolio and rob base as part of the i love the 90s tour. they all take on the main stage at seven. and it's patrick cudahy day at
bacon! the day is filled with all sorts of bacon contests and -- of course-- delicious samples. ahead at five: the packers are ready for their first preseason game-- for real this time. what we can expect to see on the field. then at six... continuing to follow a flash flood watch across the area this morning-- and more rain is still to come. we'll break down the details of all of this wet weather. after nearly 40 years-- a popular parade at walt disney world will be street electrical parade will step off at the magic kingdom for the last time. time now 4:xx you're taking a live look outside this morning.. rain and thunderstorms likely today with a risk of flooding. right now with highs in the upper 70s. why we could see flash
morning.. we're learning new details about "oceans eight." the "oceans eleven" remake will feature an all-female cast. the film will be about a group of crooks who pull off a major heist. the all-star cast includes sandra bullock, cate blanchette, helena bonham carter and mindy kaling. producers are still negotiating roles it's lights out for walt disney world's main street electrical parade. disney announced the nighttime parade - which features half a million l-e-d lights - will go dark on october 9th. disneyland in california will have some limited time magic with the parade early next year. that's where the parade originated in 19-72, before moving to disney world in orlando in 19-77. disney has not
news comes as disney discontinues another night-time parade -- paint the night in disneyland -- on september 5-th. a suspected car thief is getting some attention for his actions in court... 30-year-old calvin griffith decided to twerk in front of the judge during his bond hearing. as you see, the judge was not very amused. she set griffith's bond at more than 18-thousand dollars. police arrested griffith after he allegedly stole a volkswagen we all know cats have nine lives... but what about four ears! meet batman-- he has two sets of ears! two in front-- and two in back. the back ear flaps don't come with auditory canals-- so he's not hearing in stereo. the rare condition made him popular at the shelter... and he's already found his
wakeup news. now at 5- police need your help this morning finding the person who hit and killed a 64-year-old woman. what we know so far about the suspect. also this morning - a flood watch is in effect. we could see several inches of rain today. chief meteorologist has everything you need to know rob joins us now with more on the weather. rob's weather a flash flood watch is in effect for all of the fox 6 viewing area today. heavy rain and thunderstorms are possible today with the chance for some areas to receive up to 2 in just an hour. that could lead to flash flooding on roadways which can