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second child with her husband, former snl star jason sudeikis. now at seven --- breaking news --- the search is on for the driver who hit a man overnight --- leaving him in the middle of the road. ahead in a live report an update on the hit-and-run investigation. plus.. shots fired inside a milwaukee school. this morning a student is recovering after being grazed by a bullet. ahead why investigators believe an officers gun went off. good morning and welcome back to wakeup! time now x:xx weather an area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our
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the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph anchor adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays delays green on traffic map = no
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driver of a car involved in an overnight hit and run. julie collins joins us from outside the police department with details - julie? it was around 1:30 this morning police were called to the area of atkinson and capitol. 4-door maroon or red vehicle.. police believe the car continued east on capital after hitting the man police say the victim is intoxicated however, its unknown if he was attempting to cross the street or if he was just so intoxicated and wandering around the street. the victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. officers are with him and will interview him this morning to get more details. no arrests have been made --
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the driver should contact police. reporting live, julie collins, fox6 news. a student is recovering this morning after she's grazed by a bullet when a police officer's gun goes off inside a milwaukee elementary school. angelica is in the newsroom with details. right now police are trying to figure out how that officer's gun went off while still in its holster. this all afternoon inside thoreau elementary. police say the supervisor of the schools resource officers was trying to speak with the 13-year-old female student about an incident that occurred several days ago. police say thats when the girl became physically combative. the girl was hospitalized for non-life-threatening injuries. police say the incident took place in the basement of the school -- away from other students and staff members. at any time, was there any
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students anyone else in the area in any danger. were still working on--just a freak occurrence--we're working on what actually occurred. since police are still trying to determine how the gun went off -- the incident is not being investigated as an officer involved shooting. because of that -- the officer is not being placed on any kind of leave. this comes just one day after two milwaukee police officers were hurt trying to take a 13-year-old student in custody at benjamin franklin school. schools say the student brought a pellet gun to school. the 13 year old was eventually taken into custody. the officers went to the hospital and are expected to be o-k. happening today --- a little girl who was shot and killed by a stray bullet is being honored. northwest catholic school is dedicating a peace garden to laylah petersen. the five year old was sitting on her grandfather's lap inside a home near 58th and fairmount back in 20-14 whens
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were looking for revenge and opened fire on the wrong house. we are learning more details about why an inmate died while in the milwaukee county jail. the medical examiners office says his cause of death was dehydration. terrill thomas was found dead in his cell back in april. he was arrested less than two weeks earlier on charges of shooting a man outside his home -- then firing a gun inside potowatomi casino. the m-es report says thomas was kept in solitary confinement over his erratic behavior in jail. it also notes he has a history of menta says water was cut off to thomas toilet. milwaukee police are leading the investigation. the sheriffs office, which runs the jail, says it is not commenting until the m-p-d report is compete,. as well as, any possible lawsuit. we are learning new information about the suspect arrested in connection to a murder in brown deer. a search warrant reveals more details about the man accused of shooting mannix franklin junior earlier this week. court documents show the a 61-year- old man admitted to firing a shotgun at
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trying to do was scare him." investigators are doing tests-- to determine if the suspect was under the influence of drugs or alcohol. a traffic alert --- some big changes are in the works for the zoo interchange project. ahead on wake up -- the d-o-t is here with an update. plus...apple rolling out its new iphone 7 in stores today. here's a live look a lines here in miwaukee. later on wake up --- what peopel are doing to get their hands on the new device. plus, nickelodeon is expected to build a t park in north american. coming up where you'll find it. and carl is live in bay view
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you are watching the fox 6 wakeup news. an area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15
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dick adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays some big changes coming to the zoo interchange. ryan luck with the d-o-t joins us to talk about everything
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impact your commute. traffic switch to remove i-41 north lane closure at watertown plank road and shift traffic to new northbound lanes. decision point to exit at watertown plank road will move 500ft south. overnight full closure of i-41/894 north at greenfield avenue - 9:30pm - 6:30am includes full closure of the system ramp from i-94 west to i-41 north system - 9:30pm - 6:30am contingency: satuda 7am a project update detailing this switch is attached for your use monday, september 19 overnight
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2:30am overnight full closure of i-94 east at wis 100 - 11pm - 4:30am thursday, september 22 overnight full closure of i-94 east at wis 100 - 11pm - 4:30am we want to provide a heads up that a major long term closure is coming on the morning of october 3rd. the system ramp from i-41 south to i-94 east will close until late may 2017 for demolition and reconstruction. attached is a project update detailing the closure and
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specifically, reminding folks of the alternate routes that they may want to test drive before the actual closure. this is our biggest closure yet as the ramp carries the highest volume of traffic of all the ramps in the interchange. the always popular bay view bash is back for its 13th year. the festival takes over the bay view neighborhood tomorrow, but carl is getting the party started
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thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph tonight: rain ending overnight. low: 64 dewpoint: 67 wind: sw 3-7 mph saturday: early am showers then clearing. high: 78 dewpoint: 64 wind: w 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 56 wind: sw 5-10 mph monday: partly to mostly cloudy with pm rain and storms possible. am
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mph tuesday: early am showers then partly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 57 wind: wnw 5-10 mph wednesday:rain and thunderstorms return. am low: 56 high: 76 dewpoint: 60 wind: s 5-10 mphan area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph tonight: rain ending overnight. low: 64 dewpoint: 67 wind: sw 3-7 mph saturday: early am showers then clearing. high: 78 dewpoint: 64 wind: w 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 56 wind: sw 5-10 mph monday: partly to mostly cloudy with pm rain and storms possible. am low: 60 high: 80 dewpoint: 60 wind: sw 5-15 mph tuesday: early am showers then partly sunny. am
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5-10 mph wednesday:rain and thunderstorms return. am low: 56 high: 76
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six.... we're wishing brady in west bend a happy sixth birthday! he likes baseball, riding his bike and camping. it's time for autumn in west allis to celebrate! she likes playing outside, swimming and camping. there's six candles on mikenzie's ma-ken-zee cake in milwaukee!she likes spending time with family, helping mom cook and making jewelry. the big six today! she likes swimming, dancing and sports. hip hip hooray for liam in milwaukee! he likes police, firefighters and skiing. it's party time for armani in milwaukee! he likes basketball, baseball and monster trucks. to find out how to wish your child a happy sixth birthday on fox six wake up news - just log on to "fox six now dot com" for all the
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russ feingold: so, what do you girls want to be when you grow up? girl 1: i want to be an astronomer. girl 2: i want to be a doctor! russ feingold: do you think you should be paid the same as boys? girl 1: definitely. girl 2: yep! russ feingold: well, i raised my two girls right here, and they agree with you - and so do i. unfortunately, in wisconsin, a lot of women make less than men doing the same job. i'll work for equal pay for women, and for paid leave so parents can care for a sick family member. discrimination against any women is flat out wrong. girls: good call! feingold: i'm russ feingold
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welcome back to wakeup! time now
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highs in the mid 70s. right now . when the sun returns next. today. highs in the mid 70s. right now . when the sun returns next. up babe. babe! what? oh sorry batman this is emit. emit this is by boyfriend batman. i am batman!" legoland in california is working on some new additions. the theme park is expanding its "star wars mini-land" six scenes from the film, "star wars: the force awakens" will be on display, as well as, a model of the star destroyer finalizer -- which is 16-feet long --- the
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miniland" model ever created. that opens next spring. legoland is also adding to its water park. "surfer's bay" will a new racing water slide opening just in time for next summer. the largest indoor theme park in north america is heading to new jersey. nickelodeon -- is building an eight- point-five acre park will feature rides and attractions centered around iconic 'nick' characters including spongebob squarepants... and the rugrats. it'll be part of the 'american dream' complex in east rutherford, new jersey --- just outside o include a three-million square foot mall... with more than four-hundred stores. it's expected to open in 2018. "no rules... no punishments and no more secrets." "fifty shades darker" sets a record! the first full-length trailer for the second film in the fifty shades of grey franchise come out
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the video got more than 114 million views in its first 24 hours. that tops the record of 112-million views in 24 hours, set last year by the first full trailer for "star wars: the force awakens." "fifty shades darker" is out february 20-17. a massive recall -- for a produ warning about samsung's latest gadget!.. and the john doe investigation back in the spotlight. ahead what governor scott walker has to say about thousands of documents being leaked. luzader says "..a lot of new polls to talk about in the race for the white house. this is getting very, very close. i'm doug luzader in washington. we'll have more on the numbers, coming
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now at 7-30 --- continuing to hit and run overnight sends a man to the hospital. what we know about the situation coming up. plus.. the milwaukee county medical examiners officer is dealing with 71 possible drug over-doses -- in the past 7 weeks. why one of the deaths is hitting very close to home. thanks for staying with wakeup.. time now x:xx.. kim, nicole and angelica adlib
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thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph anchor adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no
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one man in the hospital and the driver on the loose after a hit-and run on milwaukee's northside. let's go live to julie collins for more at district five this morning - julie? the hit and run and happened at atkinson and capitol where police say a 45 year old man was injured. police received the call about a man lying in the middle of the road at 1:30 this of this hit and run is intoxicated and they are unsure if he was attempting to cross the street or if he was just wandering in the middle of the street when he got hit. what they do know is that the car drove away - that car is described as a maroon or red 4-door car. police believe the car continued east on capital after hitting the man the victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. milwaukee police say they continue to search for the driver of the vehicle. if you have any information - you're encouraged to contact milwaukee police. reporting live on
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news. new information about the car-- suspected of slamming into a mount pleasant squad car. police say they are looking for a dark sedan, which should have damage to the front passenger side. the police officer was responding to a call wednesday night when his squad was hit by another to avoid being hit by that car. the officer escaped without injury but investigators say the driver never stopped. if you have any information call mount pleasant police. the milwaukee county medical examiners office is dealing with 71 possible drug over-doses -- in the past 7 weeks. one of those cases - is the medical examiner's own son. on monday, police were called to a report of an unconscious 29 year old man on clybourn street. paramedics used the drug
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saving measures, the man was pronounced dead from a probable overdose.. that man turned out to be the son of the milwaukee county medical examiner. local health experts say the death highlights just how widespread the problem of opiate addiction is in our area. experts say they don't believe the crisis has peaked yet. governor walker is speaking out about leaked documents surrounding the john doe investigation. the guardian, a british newspaper, published about 15 hundred pages from doe investigation into the governor's 20-12 recall campaign. during a news conference yesterday, governor walker wouldn't say if he solicited money on behalf of the wisconsin club for growth. the john doe case was shut down by the state supreme court last year finding nothing illegal governor walker blames the leak on the john doe prosecutors. people who failed to win in the court of law have chosen to leak bits and portions of things to try to win in the court of public opinion, without giving people a
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attorney john chisholm, who is one of the prosecutors, says leaking john doe material is a crime. governor walker did not say if the state attorney general should investigate the leak. the latest polls show a tight race between donald trump and hillary clinton. this as both candidates prepare for their first debate -- now just ten days away. fox's doug luzader has all of it from washington this morning. new presidential polls are coming out fast and furious now -- and most of them are tying to figure out not just which candidate people prefer... but ballot. pkg nats donald trump letting his hair down, sort of, on the tonight show last night... and why not? just about every recent poll shows a tightening race -- and many show trump now ahead of hillary clinton. trump: "do you pay attention to the polls? oh, i love the polls. but i don't pay attention - if i'm losing or
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fox poll shows him a up nationally by a point... add in the libertarian and green party candidates and hillary clinton is a point up -- but well within the margin of error. and in ohio, a suffolk university poll has trump up by three points... he's up by a surprising eight in this poll from iowa. and all of these are polls of likely, which gives some read as to who has more enthusiastic followers. sabato: we all know the answer. it's donald trump. so, part of this is a warning to hillary clinton and the democrats that they're going to have to do a heck of a lot more to stir their base and get them out to vote. clinton, meantime, trying to reset her campaign after taking three days off to recover from what her doctor said was pneumonia. she spoke at the congressional hispanic caucus institute here in washington -- telling them that trump still questions whether president obama was born in the u-s. clinton: "he still wouldn't say america. this man wants to be our next
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luzader tag the new i-phone hits store shelves today! abd if you have a samsung galaxy note seven phone -- the u-s government says to with details. people around the world say while they charged their phone -- it caught fire. that's why the feds are formally recalling the samsung galaxy note seven phone. since august -- the tech company sold two point five million galaxy note seven phones around the world. the consumer product safety commission says 97 percent of the devices in the united states -- have the faulty battery. if you have a galaxy note seven -- look on
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bottom. either call samsung or go to samsung dot com and enter the code - to see if your phone is under the recall. if under recall -- you have a choice. get a replacement phone. or a refund. the recall is coming at a bad time for samsung. it's rival -- apple -- has it's new iphone in stores today. around the world people have been lining up to get the new device -- including here in wisconsin. this is a look at the mad rush in hong that initial quantities of i-phone-seven-plus have sold out. and its smaller i-phone-seven are also sold out in the new jet black color. coming up in the tech report at eight ----rich demuro will be live at an apple store with more details on the new iphone seven. the packers take on the vikings this sunday! ahead on wake up --- pups picks! the chicago cubs are heading to the playoffs, after clinching their first division title in eight years. ahead a look at how fans are celebrating.
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russ feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message. narrator: listen to ron johnson on social security: johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. narrator: as senator, johnson's been working to turn it into one. he wants to privatize social security putting benefits at risk. and he attacks medicare -- would turn it into a voucher program, costing seniors thousands out-of-pocket. don't let ron johnson turn social security into a johnson: ...legal ponzi scheme. narrator: senator johnson. not for seniors.
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wakeup news. an area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid
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shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph dick adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no
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there is a full day of fun and entertainment planned for tomorrow's bay view bash. including more than 30 different performance groups. carl is with one of the most popular and unique acts -- the dead man's
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an area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high
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our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are possible into early tuesday and show up again on wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph tonight: rain ending overnight. low: 64 dewpoint: 67 wind: sw 3-7 mph saturday: early am showers then clearing. high: 78 dewpoint: 64 wind: w 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 56 wind: sw 5-10 mph monday: partly to mostly cloudy with pm rain and storms possible. am low: 60 high: 80 wpoint: 60 wind: sw 5-15 mph tuesday: early am showers then partly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 57 wind: wnw 5-10 mph wednesday:rain and thunderstorms return. am low: 56 s 5-10 mphan area of rain and thunderstorms is running well ahead of a cold front to our west and will move through our area this morning. rain will continue off and on throughout the day and into early saturday. ahead of the front we warm to the low to mid 70s today but even as the front passes we dont cool. winds shift west and we hit the upper 70s saturday and stay in the mid 70s for a dry sunday. with high pressure briefly in charge of our weather, we stay calm for most of the weekend and into early monday but by later in the day monday we start to get wet again. rain and storms are
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wednesday. today: periods of rain and thunderstorms. high: 76 dewpoint: 67 wind: se 5-15 mph tonight: rain ending overnight. low: 64 dewpoint: 67 wind: sw 3-7 mph saturday: early am showers then clearing. high: 78 dewpoint: 64 wind: w 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 56 wind: sw 5-10 mph monday: partly to mostly cloudy with pm rain and storms possible. am low: 60 high: 80 dewpoint: 60 wind: sw 5-15 mph tuesday: early am showers 59 high: 76 dewpoint: 57 wind: wnw 5-10 mph wednesday:rain and thunderstorms return. am low: 56 high: 76 dewpoint: 60 wind: s 5-10
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in chicago fans going wild in wrigleyville overnight... this morning the chicago cubs are division champions for the first time since 20-08! but they needed some help getting there --- after the cardinals lost last night against the
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the cubs could have celebrated on their home field if they beat the brewers.. pitcher mike montgomery got the start and helped the cause with an r-b-i single in the fourth to tie the game. that's montgomery's first career hit. still tied in the 7-th when the brewers scooter gennett hits one to the left field corner.. two runs score. cubs add one in the 8th, but it's not enough. cubs lose five four. packers, as they head to minnesota to play the vikings in their new stadium. a puppy from the wisconsin humane society predicts this sunday's winner! tom pipines with the pick. week one was a thriller for the packers everybody, but they came out a winner in jacksonville. pups pick also came out a winner as the last week's dog peanut picked the packers. how about that coming from pip. this week have lucky along with allie
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both in their center stance playing like jc tretter because lucky smells the food but we will have to find out where, lucky. tell us a little bit about this beautiful and friendly dog isn't he handsome. yes he is he's six months old, quite the athlete his name is lucky and we're hoping he will be our lucky charm this week. you know what if eddie lacy doesn't keep that weight off you could do some running i think, there's no question about that. well we want to remind you that you can learn more about lucky and all the wonderful pets available for society by going to fox6now.com/sports . alright lucky you've been waiting you've been patient, you have been penalized who will it be the vikings or the green bay packers? oh yes without hesitation. very confident. without hesitation it's all pack, fantastic you did it, you did it, she go a little complex about the dogs picking the other team last year, but it's all good. remember after the packers play the viking sunday night watch the fox6 sports blitz at a special time 11;05. we will have live
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lucky, this looks fantastic, yea oh yea, it's pack all the way. the cooking mom is here with some game day recipes. ahead at eight --- the perfect dish for your packers party. plus, a harley ride and movie screening to raise awareness about an important issue affecting veterans. details coming up on wake up at eight. and it's a bird.. it's a plane... it's donald trump and hillary clinton?! the reason why one guy created
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portillo's celebrating
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customers can get a dollar off beer-- including sam adams octoberfest. you can chow down on a wisconsin fan favorite. a usinger bratwurt topped with bavarian-style sauerkraut and classic german mustard-- served of cours on a special brat roll. portillo recenlty opened its first wisconsin location in brookfield. the presidential election... soaring to new heights in california! donald trump and hillary clinton planes took off yesterday at carlsbad beach... which is north the motorized aircraft are fitted with foam heads of the candidates. clinton perched atop a broom dressed as a witch... while trump's plane can be seen dropping money as it flies overhead. the guy behind the planes says he's not trying to make a political statement but rather made them for his own enjoyment. and as a marketing tool for his company which specializes in creating flying
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help tracking down a hit-and-run suspect from overnight. more on what kind of car the suspect was driving. good morning and welcome back to wakeup.. time now x:xx adlib weather forecast an area of rain and thunderstorms is

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