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now at 5- after months of investigating...a wauwatosa police officer will not face charges in the death of jay anderson. how investigators came to that decision...and what anderson's family plans to do next. also this morning -- fox lake police investigating a suspicious death. what neighbors say they heard. rob joins us now with more on the weather. likely this morning otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20. blustery and very cold the rest of the week with high temperatures only reaching into the 20s. wind chills will be in the teens. a few flurries are possible thursday then a better chance for snow arrives this weekend. today: areas of fog likely.
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w 5-15 mph tonight: mostly cloudy and becoming breezy. low: 21 wind: w 5-15 mph red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays dashcam video shows the moment a wauwatosa police officer opens fire on jay anderson the district attorney...has cleared the officer of any wrongdoing in the fatal shooting. deandra corinthios is live from the wauwatosa police department with the latest wauwatosa police have provided
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decision not to pursue charges against the officer in this case investigators say wauwatosa police officer joseph mensahs account of this june 23-rd shooting is backed up by what we see on this short video were freezing the video right before shots are fired, but police chief barry weber says mensahs use of force is justified. investigators say officer mensah was patrolling madison park after it had closed officer mensah approached jay anderson, who appeared to be sleep semi-automatic firearm on the passenger seat. after viewing the gun, the officer took out his firearm and ordered anderson to put his hands in the air. anderson, meanwhile, allegedly lowered his arm toward the gun at least three times. officer mensah then fired his gun, shooting anderson. " i have watched that video at least 20 times and i was able to watch it in slow in motion forwards backwards frame by frame, i could take as much time as i needed. the police officer had
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wauwatosa police chief barry weber says officer mensah underwent counseling and has been cleared to return to duty. as for anderson-- an autopsy shows he was intoxicated and also revealed marijuana in his system. live in tosa dc fox6 news the family of jay anderson junior extremely disappointed in the district attorneys decision not to charge officer they say they'll continue to fight... "i feel sick to my stomach knowing he will be back on the force but my daughter will never get to see her dad again. it's not right." attorney jon safran says he is pushing for federal criminal civil charges against officer mensah. he has already contacted the us attorney's office to investigate. you can watch the entire dash camera video of the anderson
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com and the fox6 news mobile app. we've also posted the news conferences. just find this story on our home page. marquette police investigating an armed robbery near campus last night. we're told a suspect entered a business on wells and implied he had a weapon and demanded money from the register. the suspect then took off. the employee was not injured...and milwaukee police are also investigating. dodge county officials are investigating a possible homicide in fox lake they're calling it a suspicious the latest. we're told that deputies are looking for a dark blue 2016 dodge ram pick up truck in connection with the case. neighbors believe a man may have shot and killed his girlfriend and then took off. police and deputies were called to the scene sunday night. a neighbor tells fox6 he thinks he heard the gunfire. i heard a pop and that was about five minutes, ten minutes before i left but i didn't think anything of it because of the hunting season around here. police say they are not releasing any further information on the case right
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ongoing investigation. if you have any information -- you're asked to give them a call. a hearing on wisconsin's transportation budget is taking place today. and state republicans -- are fighting amongst each other over how much to spend. governor scott walker wants to slash spending on major projects. two g-o-p senators released a memo from the nonpartisan legislative fiscal bureau that shows, if wisconsin does every road project on its "wish list," the gas tax could go up by 28 cents per gallon. called that "fear mongering" because no one is proposing such a big tax hike. vos thinks the state needs to spend more on its roads. today's hearing takes place in madison at 10 a.m. governor scott walker posted on twitter that he will not support increases to the gas tax or vehicle registration fees without corresponding decreases in other state taxes. meanwhile - the governor also announced on twitter that he is overseas visiting u.s. troops. he's part of a delegation of governors invited by the
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the canadian pacific holiday train will have more stops across the state today. the train makes its way from canada across the northern u-s every year during the holidays. and it raises money for local charities. here in milwaukee the hunger task force. the holiday train will be stopping in wauwatosa, hartland and watertown later today. the details are on fox6 now dot com. coming up on wakeup-- the white house responds to a fake news story that led a man to show up at a pizzeria with a gu plus - a mistrial declared in the michael slager case in south carolina. what comes next - after the break. plus -- the death toll continues to rise in california after a warehouse fire. the charges that
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otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20. blustery and very cold the rest of the week with high temperatures only reaching into the 20s. wind chills will be in the teens. a few flurries are possible thursday then a better chance for snow areas of fog likely. flurries. high: 38 wind: w 5-15 mph tonight: mostly cloudy and becoming breezy. low: 21 wind:
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connection with a deadly warehouse fire in california. and a judge declares a mistrial in the case against the former south carolina police officer who shot and killed walter scott nicole is in the newsroom with the latest. charleston officials are asking for calm in response to the mistrial decision. the jurors deliberated more than 22 hours over four days before announcing they could not reach former officer michael slager was charged with shooting walter scott five times...as he fled from a traffic stop in april of last year. prosecutors say they'll try him again. slager also faces trial next year in federal court on charges of depriving scott of his civil rights. and in oakland, california -- 36 people now confirmed dead after a warehouse fire over the weekend. we've also learned that murder charges could be filed in connection to the fire. authorities believe
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warehouse at the time. the building was a converted warehouse used for an art collection and wasn't designed to host large groups of people. authorities say there are still people unaccounted for ... with fire crews continuing to sift through the rubble. the standing rock sioux chairman now says it's time for dakota access pipeline protesters to leave camps set up along the route. he says the camp's purpose has been served and there's no need for people to stay in the dangerous winter weather. many are vowing to stay though. this comes after the army corps the pipeline to cross under a missouri river reservoir in the area. opponents of the pipeline believe it threatens tribal drinking water and cultural sites. ahead on wakeup -- how you can score free food at chick-fil-a today. plus -- the latest on the recounts across the u-s and here in wisconsin. what michigan's appeals court is taking up today - next. and new details emerging about the man who entered a pizza parlor with an assault rifle over the weekend. what he told police - after the
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areas of fog likely this morning otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20. blustery and very cold the rest of the week with high temperatures only reaching into the 20s. wind chills will be in the teens. a few flurries are possible thursday then a better chance for snow arrives this weekend. today: areas of fog likely. flurries. high: 38 wind: w 5-15 mph tonight: mostly cloudy and becoming breezy. low: 21
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red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays the latest now on the election recount. so far -- more than one million votes have been counted. only six counties have finished their tallies. the deadline is quickly approaching...we're now just six days away before all ballots must be recounted. but the wisconsin elections commission says all counties are on track to finish the work on time by the state deadline of december 12th. meanwhile -- in michigan - the recount expands today to the
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five other michigan counties will be recounting ballots today as well. also taking place today -- the state's appeals court will hear arguments on the president-elect's request to halt the recount. and in pennsylvania -- the fate of a statewide recount there awaits action in federal court. new information now on the man who showed up at a pizzeria with an assault rifle in washington d-c to investigate a fake news story. he surrendered peacefully after he told authorities he failed to find any evidence that the eatery was secretly harboring child se police say 28 year old edgar welch carried an ar-15 rifle and a handgun into comet ping pong over the weekend. he allegedly walked in the door and pointed a gun at an employee. no one was hurt in the incident. in recent weeks, the so-called pizzagate scandal has gained currency among some quarters in social media -- fueled by the fake news stories distributed online. welch is charged with assault with a deadly weapon. white house officials are now addressing the incident...and the effect fake news
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public. you know, how people understand what's happening in the world is important to the functioning of our democracy and, you know, this is something that i assume the next administration's going to have to spend some time thinking about and working on as well. the president-elect so far has not responded to questions about the conspiracy theories. toss to stephanie areas of fo otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20. blustery and very cold the rest of the week with high temperatures only reaching into the 20s. wind chills will be in the teens. a few flurries are
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arrives this weekend. today: areas of fog likely. flurries. high: 38 wind: w 5-15 mph tonight: mostly cloudy and becoming breezy. low: 21 wind: w 5-15 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy, blustery and cold. wind chills: teens. high: 28 mostly cloudy, windy and cold. wind chills: teens. am low: 18 high: 24 wind: nw 15-25 mph friday: mostly cloudy and cold. am low: 18 high: 23 wind: nw 5-15 mph saturday: mostly cloudy with snow showers moving in at night. am low: 14
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showers likely. am low: 23 high: 31 wind: sw 10-20 mph areas of fog likely this morning otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20. blustery and very high temperatures only reaching into the 20s. wind chills will be in the teens. a few flurries are possible thursday then a better chance for snow arrives this weekend. today: areas of fog likely. flurries. high: 38 wind: w 5-15 mph tonight:
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breezy. low: 21 wind: w 5-15 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy, blustery and cold. wind chills: teens. high: 28 wind: w 10-20 mph thursday: mostly cloudy, windy and cold. wind chills: teens. am low: 18 high: 24 wind: nw 15-25 mph friday: mostly cloudy and cold. am low: 18 high: 23 wind: nw 5-15 mph saturday: mostly cloudy with snow showers moving in at night. am low: 14 high: 26 wind: sw 5-10 mph sunday: mostly cloudy with snow showers likely. am low: 23 high: 31 wind: sw 10-20 mph -- m-m-a star anthony pettis speaking out after three cars were set on fire in his driveway. how he wants to bring change to milwaukee - just ahead. and how would you like to go grocery shopping and not have to wait in line to check out? amazon's latest
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at t.j.maxx, marshalls and homegoods, we've always believed the holidays should be about joy. where days are filled with magic, not madness. it's why we have amazing prices on thoughtful gifts, everyday.
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introducing the reuben from subway a sandwich as full of intrigue as it is flavor. some say it was invented by deli owner arnold reuben. and some insist it was hollywood starlet marjorie rambeau in a fit of crazed hunger. seriously. the reuben's past may be debatable, but its great taste is not. stacked with lean corned beef, bavarian-style sauerkraut, swiss cheese, and thousand island dressing on new freshly-baked rye bread. we don't know where it came from, but we know where you can
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few flurries possible. high: 38 degrees. to celebrate the grand opening of a new chick-fil-a restaurant opening in west allis this week..you can get a free 3-count chick-n-mini today! here's the deal - it's taking place at the six chick-fil-a locations in wisconsin...and only goes from 6:30 to 10:0 there is no purchase necessary -- and only one per customer. and then on thursday -- 100 people have the chance to win free chick-fil-a meals for a year at the new location in west allis. you can begin lining up tomorrow at 6 a-m. how would you like to never wait in line at the grocery store again? amazon is testing a store in seattle without checkout lines. it's called amazon go.... shoppers simply scan their amazon app when
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put in your cart and automatically charge them to your amazon app. if you put an item back... you are not charged. when you're finished you simply walk out of the store. right now -- the store is only open to amazon employees... but is expected to open to the public next year. coming up in the next half hour. a call to pay attention on the roads. an update on two state patrol squads hit during the first snowfall of the season. plus -- an arrest made in connection to robberies at a milwaukee cemetery. next. it's december 6th -- which means its time for buddy check six. remind your buddy today to do her monthly breast self-exam. if you don't already have a buddy - get one now -- because the earlier you find cancer, the better your odds at beating it. head to fox6now.com for all the information and
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now at 5:30. the family of jay anderson still wants justice... after finding out the wauwatosa officer who killed him will learned from the dash cam video... and what legal steps the family plans to take next. areas of fog likely this morning otherwise mostly cloudy with a few flurries possible. highs will reach into the upper 30s. staying mainly cloudy and becoming breezy tonight with lows around 20.

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