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it comes from the town of oconomowoc.. there has been an accident near a garage at a home near wisconsin and sawyer road.. were told flight for light has responded.. we have a crew on the scene - officials are not releasing any information yet.. we will bring you more at ten. now to a story you'll see only on fox 6 - targeted by scammers. they got away with not only money, but a milwaukee business' identity. fox 6's brittany shannon tells us how scammers are using that stolen information to defraud other companies... this is an alert for business owners. a recent scam is targeting them...and on the national level. it's
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they lose money, the thieves then stole their identity... it's another day at the office for phil areddia. "38:12 very shocking" sifting through emails from potential customers. "40:00 hello sales. my name is, then its our sales managers name of the john m ellsworth company" but this is a customer employees know to steer clear of. "38:24 they could fool a lot of people" ellworth were fooled a year ago. they received an email claiming to be from a reputable company asking for a quote on products. "36:51 we shipped a small portion out and when they changed the shipping at the last minute somebody said something doesnt look right here 37:00" the goods were sent to a fake address and ellsworth lost about one thousand dollars. the apparent "reputable company" turned out to be a scam artist posing as the business. during email correspondence, they steal letterhead,
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fraudulent email uses the name of a john m ellsworth employee. the scammer also slightly alters the email address. "37:51 they find out your credit application they find out all the information they need to pose as you. 57" "24:52 theyre getting better and better at using the technology to fool people and to commit fraud57" they even use fake phone numbers. we called the number scammers used on this email... "41:43 it just goes right to voicemail 44" the better business bureau advises placing orders. "22:33 take a little extra time be vigilant make sure you know who youre doing business with 37" experts say these scammers often use a template when sending out emails. if something looks probably is. the best way to check out a company is to call them on the phone number listed on their website. on milwaukee's northwest side, brittany shannon, fox 6 news.
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wisconsin's election recount, tonight. it's more than 80 percent complete -- and milwaukee county is now finished! mary stoker smith is live in the newsroom with what's changed today. there was a hold up tonight as ballots got jammed in one of the machines - but within the last hour, milwaukee county closed the book on its recount. yeah .. clapping george martin -- representative for the green party -- spoke as the recount finished. he praised milwaukee county clerks and staff for their hard wor was a week ago today that the count began and it was 6 days before that this whole effort in the legal stuff was consuming us here in wisconsin and so we moved through with great support." martin says waukesha - dane and oconto counties are expected to wrap up their recounts this weekend. live in the newsroom mary stoker
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steph thanks mary now that the election recount in milwaukee county is over. what's next? madeline anderson explains. bagged... sealed... and delivered. tabulators spent the day counting all 29- thousand of west allis ballots... the final municipality in milwaukee county to complete its recount. to wrap this up as the final community in the county feels lik afternoon... the wisconsin elections commission reports 47 of the states 72 counties have finished the recount. the discrepencies between recount and electon night results have been minor. so far... hillary clinton is up 556 votes... while president elect trump is up 495. we worked long hours. somedays it was 12, 14 hour days. but we got the job done.milwaukee county clerk joe czarnecki says the only
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greenfield discovered about 400 ballots in an office in city hall. in a statement... the greenfield city clerk explains what happened: quote wards 1, 3, and 12 did not have all their ballots from the polls on election day. poll workers in these wards did not properly package the ballots. they hand counted all of those ballots to make sure that the ballots that were retrieved from greenfield city hall did match up with the number of ballots that were cast in those wards on election the case. so whats next... the county must submit its results to the wisconsin election commission. reporting in bayview madeline anderson fox6news. you'll find daily recount results on the links page of our website -- fox six now dot com -- or your fox six news mobile app! president-elect donald trump coming to wisconsin next week. he'll be brining his "thank you" tour to west allis tuesday. his campaign says a rally will be held at the wisconsin state fair expo center. the event is at 7 and tickets are on a first
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to find out how to get them go to our website fox 6 now dot com. one of the men who pleaded guilty in the fatal shooting of 5-year-old laylah petersen is sentenced to 30 years in prison. a judge handing down that sentence to arlis gordon this morning in court. investigators say gordon and two others planned to get revenge on a group -- but instead shot at the wrong house in 2014. carl barrett jr. was sentenced one week ago. he will spend 65 years in pron for his role. three unrelated shootings - four people dead. and tonight many milwaukee families are trying to make sense of it all. fox six's angelica sanchez has the developing story. screaming and gunfire--- thats what police say a neighbor heard coming from a home on appleton and florist. when police arrived they discovered a 38-year-old woman and 36-year-old man
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scene. an 11-year old and 16-year old were discovered hiding in a room. they are not suspects and were not injured. a relative who did not wish to be identified said new living arrangements are being made for the children, who are still trying to make sense of what happened. . these were not the only lives lost to gunfire overnight. at 9:30 pm wednesday, a 67- year-old man was shot and killed while driving near 36th and thurston. hi a fire hydrant... telephone pole and then crashed into this home. the debris is still visible. a near by neighbor describes what she heard. ' i heard this thump after i heard the thump i went to the bathroom and saw all these flashing red and blue lights i knew something happened and went back to bed. police say no one was inside at the time of the crash. 'its very scary...its like what do we do? the last shooting happened near 52nd and green tree. police say a
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34-year-old man took his own life after attempting to also kill his 32-year-old girlfriend. she survived her injury and a relative on the scene tells fox6 shes recovering well. a relative for the male suspect was also at the scene and declined to comment on the incident. all of these shooting are still under investigation as milwaukee police try to figure out the suspect or suspects behind the deadly gun fire. reporting outside milwaukee district four. i'm angelica sanchez fox6 news. a few flurries tonight, otherwise cold. temperatures in the 20s and wind chills in the teens. mostly cloudy on friday, very cold. highs in the low 20s and wind chills in the teens. mostly cloudy on saturday with snow moving in during the afternoon and especially the evening. snow is forecast to continue into sunday morning. accumulation is likely.
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although this is stil unclear. stay tuned. tonight: few flurries. cold. low: 20 wind: wnw 10-15 mph friday: mostly cloudy and cold. high: 22 wind: wnw 5-10 mph check the radar anytime - right from your phone. just download the fox 6 storm center app, it's available on android and apple.
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and local volunteers are already lining up to prepare to feed 8,000 people! salvation army volunteers are making final plans for this years 27th annual christmas family feast. they need sixteen hundred people to help prepare a home-style dinner of turkey, ham, yams, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, dessert and beverages. a local chef helping out says they're ready! without the volunteers it wouldn't happened quite frankly the event that's a cornerstone throughout the country without a doubt. the event is the largest feeding program hosted by the salvation army on christmas day in the country. he's an american hero he's also accomplished more in his life than most of us could even dream a look back at the life and career of john glenn.
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plus, we gave you a sneak peek last night. now we have the details. what b-mo harris has planned for its soon-to-be brand new downtown office tower. and a bold suspect goes after a woman on the street. we have the video. maybe you know the suspect. those stories are coming up in the next 9 minutes.
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we elves love games. like $15 unwrap the cash, from wisconsin lottery. this festively-fun gift put a dent in our business, so we have tons of free time! frankie's in the zone. significant changes are re
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downtown business district. one of the city's long-time, banking staples will soon begin construction of a new building. justin williams has the new developments from b-mo harris bank. if you can't feel their excitement, i can't contain myself. you can, most certainly, hear it ... this is, indeed, an exciting day for bmo harris, and michael best, and the city of milwaukee. thursday, those three entities gather to announce the planned thousand-square-foot office tower, which will house both bmo harris bank headquarters, and the law firm of michael best and friedrich. the bmo financial center will be a significant addition to downtown milwaukee. construction is slated to start, next summer, and be completed by late, 20-19. what will, officially, be known as the bmo harris financial center at market square will be located right next to b-mo harris' current location, at 7-70 north water street. that location will be redeveloped into a multi-use
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i think about the years that b-mo and m&i have been together, uh, nothing--nothing, makes me happier, than to announce, today, this new building. some of the joy expressed is attributed to the project developer's commitment to employing a diverse workforce-- in the absence of any government funding. when people come downtown, particularly, from the neighborhoods, they can see men and women who look like them--who reflect the incredible diversity of this city. prosperity--on projects, like this, get to the people in the community, we can eliminate some of the some of the challenges that are in our community. a lot of people who drive to this area of milwaukee's downtown may be prone to panic about their parking prospects -- in light of this development. i am told the plan features 10 floors of parking. this is the latest, in downtown milwaukee.
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west bend police investigating a troubling invasion of privacy. last week a 20 year old woman and her mother called police to report finding a suspicious device in the heating vent of the young womans bedroom. turns out it was a video camera. investigators say the mothers 39- year-old live-in boyfriend purchased the camera and placed it in the vent. tonight he's in the washington county jail. catching a strong-armed robbery suspect. this is surveillance footage near 10th and oklahoma. in the top right corner of the screen you see the suspect try to grab the victim's purse -- and then repeatedly punch her. he then grabs the purse and flees in a gray four door vehicle. if you know anything - call milwaukee police. police searching for the suspect who held up "the wing stop" last night near
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got away with a tray of money. he was wearing a green vampire mask, grey sweatshirt, grey pants, and gloves. no one was hurt. a 55-year-old man under arrest in connection with an armed robbery at a jimmy john's monday night in downtown milwaukee. the suspect is also accused in an attempted strong-armed robbery at real chili... prosecutors should get the case in the coming days. a lifetime of accomplishment... the first american to orbit the age of ninety five.. people across the country are remembering him, including right here in wisconsin. fox 6's ashley sears joins us in the studio---to explain. he is being remembered as an icon. not only an accomplished astronaut, but also as a successful senator. nats: space launch?? john glenn-- a national hero-- remembered. he
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chosen to take part in the u-s first attempt to put men in space. in 1962, "the capsule is turning around, oh the view is tremendous." the military test pilot, became the first american to orbit the earth. catapulting the u-s in the space race. "god speed john glenn." 36 years later--at the age of 77, he made history again. after training extensively, he be space. flying on a 9 day mission. "i think too often people say well, i'm at this age supposed to now be a couch potato. and i think the thing to do is just get and work to fulfill your dreams and your ambitions at whatever age." in his lifetime--he gained recognition that helped launch a successful political career. serving as a u-s senator, representing ohio, for 24 years. 00:57 john glenn was in many ways an american hero. at astronomy magazine--based in
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him. glenn's passing is top story on the website. 05:44 it was not unexpected, he was 95, but still a sad day in the astronomy and space community. senior editor michael bakich met glenn twice in his lifetime. 05:32 beneath it all he was pretty much just a humble guy from ohio. says glenn represented something beyond his achievements in space. teaching a powerful lesson we call learn from-- 04:47 that nothing is impossible. glenn was surrounded by family at ohio state's wex-ner medical survived by his wife annie and their two children. stephanie? nasa tweeting about glenn's death... saying: "we are saddened by the loss of senator john glenn -- the first american to orbit earth. a true american hero. goodspeed john glenn. ad astra." -- which is a latin phrase for "to the stars." they're being called "huge plans
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about to get a big makeover .. when it's happening .. and how it's going to get so much better.. plus - disaster on the freeway - as many as 75 cars are involved in a pile-up. the winter warning still ahead. [ tower pinging ] [ whistling ] we've got a problem, friend. half off any smartphone for anyone who switches? what's the problem? the naughty list shouldn't get deals!
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even these? yeah, any smartphone. call the big guy! [ bell dings ] santa? no, jingles. [ knuckles crack ] [ spits ] ooo. ouch. [ neck cracks ] [ darien ] switch and get half off any smartphone.
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a few flurries tonight, otherwise cold. temperatures in
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cloudy on friday, very cold. highs in the low 20s and wind chills in the teens. mostly cloudy on saturday with snow moving in during the afternoon and especially the evening. snow is forecast to continue into sunday morning. accumulation is likely. another system might impact us sunday evening into monday. t stay tuned. tonight: few flurries. cold. low: 20 wind: wnw 10-15 mph friday: mostly cloudy and cold. high: 22 wind: wnw 5-10 mph saturday: snow moving in by afternoon/evening. am low: 10 high: 23 wind: s 5-10 mph officially - winter hasn't even started yet.. and we're already talking summer. big changes in the works for summerfest. what to expect - next. the new brewers 1st baseman has big shoes to fill.
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pressure. not after what he's been through to get here! that story's ahead in beyond the game. get your morning started with fox6 wakeup at 4:30-- count on us for breaking news, weather and traffic updates until 9am. our next future forecaster -- was also on look who's six. now she's 9 and ready to be on tv again. plus holiday cookies and cupcakes... and the main ingredient is chocolate! and gift ideas to pamper yourself. that's tomorrow on fox six
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is focusing on the upcoming 50th summerfest ... ?it is also planning for the next 50 years. fox six's carl deffenbaugh has more on the big announcement... that will mean huge upgrades to a part of the festival grounds. from virtual reality headsets to a 25- foot video screen, the future is here for henry maier festival park. 'if you dont keep improving, you are
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milwaukee world festival and u.s. cellular announced a new ten-year agreement thursday morning, which includes a major project on the north end of the grounds. starting right after summerfest 2017, the u.s. cellular connection stage will be torn down, moved slightly and replaced in time for the 2018 festival. 'the design of the stage is purposeful in the fact that well get a great view of the lakefront, a great view of the skyline.' bigger is better for the new venue, which will now accommodate 9- 10,000 on the grounds. plus u.s. cellular will add more charging stations and increase virtual reality experiences. 'well be working with, obviously, summerfest on what type of content we can create. what can we do real-time.' the stage will primarily host country and pop artists, and hopes to help maintain summerfests slogan as the worlds largest music festival. 'we compete on a global basis for bands. so its incumbent upon us to continually improve our grounds and the
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terms of the new project were not released, but smiley said costs will be 'in the millions' with u.s. cellular paying the 'lion share.' you can take a closer look at plans for the new stage on our website -- fox six now dot com, or your fox six news mobile app. we've posted renderings, 360- degree video showcasing the new space and video from thursday's announcement. platform - where president-elect donald trump will take the oath of office - is underway in washington. in fact, it's been underway for some time. when it's completed, the platform will measure 10-thousand square feet. it will hold more than 16-thousand people on january 20th - inauguration day. mister trump, vice president-elect mike pence, their families and scores of dignitaries will be in attendance. an additional one-thousand people
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ceremony will mark the 58th presidential inauguration. when the brewers parted ways with first baseman chris carter, his league- leading 41 home runs went with him. in his place, the team is gambling on a player who left for korea after a "so so" stint in the majors. and he's ready to prove the doubters wrong. tom pipines goes beyond the game. 15:18:20 i'm so happy; like, i couldn't sleep at all last night. 15:18:23 when he signed wit week, eric thames sounded as enthused as any player ever has to put on the milwaukee brewers uniform. 15:18:29 it felt like christmas; i haven't felt this feeling since i was like 10 years old. i'm starting with the brewers. 2 months ago i had no idea where i'd be, and here i am in beautiful milwaukee 15:18:45 for the 30 year old thames, a 3 years, sixteen million dollar contract with a club option for a 4th was quite the early stocking stuffer. it's been a long and winding road back
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unpredictable, to say the least. to be drafted high, to be in the fall league, thinking i was going to be a major league all star. just back in korea for 3 years, learning about life and learning to find myself. now i'm back in the major leagues with the brewers, a great team; so you can't script this stuff. 15:18:18 a 7th round pick by toronto in 2 thousand 7-thames put up decent numbers with the blue jays and seattle in 2 thousand 11 and 12. but his opportunities were limited. so the santa clar star at pepperdine went to korea to rejuvenate his career. it wasn't easy...eric had to make some "cultural" adjustments. 15:08:12 the food. there's not much american style food there; 2 15:09:03 the american accent; they just can't understand it which is kind of bad for me. like i was in a taxi cab trying to talk to taxi cab drivers; and they were looking at me strange; so i typed it on my phone and show it to them. and it was like, 'oh ok i know!' 15:09:16 but baseball success can be
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stint in korea, eric thames came to be described as a comic book hero. in twenty fifteen, he was named the league most valuable player, after batting 381 with 47 homers, 140 rbi and 40 stolen bases! but there were adjustments on the diamond as well 15:10:25 it's like a basketball game. they play music all the time. it's like a party. the first few months i'm hitting and there's a speaker behind me blasting music, cheerleaders dancing. 15:10:34 manager craig thames biggest cheerleaders. he admires what eric thames went through to get back in the big leagues. 15:06:45 it's inspiring. you always respect and admire someone who's gone through a journey like this and ended up in a place like this and ended up on a day like this. 15:06:54 15:07:00 someone like him is going to feel like he still has more to do, and that his journey's not finished; so i think that sets him up to have success here. 15:07:10 translation, eric thames is like fellow california native aaron rodgers. he'll play with a chip on his
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and it does fuel you. i have people to prove wrong and i'm just going to go all out. 15:25:11 eric thames is easy to pull for. his agent-a long-time friend-says his client got up in the wee hours of the morning to catch an early flight in order to see the agent's mom compete in a body building contest. eric 's like an uncle to his friend's daughter. but the bottom line for the brewers will be his production on the field. now that one dream has come true, thames has another. for the team and win a championship. why not? 15:02:57 tp; fss eric thames trys to read one book a week.and, he's big into philosophy and ancient war history. new tonight - saved by the ups driver..
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package pickup from ups to get help from police. she's all decked out in her holiday gear - but is bangle in the giving mood? will she pick the pack over the seahawks? pup's pick next. the cold continues and accumulating snow returns to the forecast this weekend. i'll have your fox6
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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. others, by reuben kulakofsky during a poker game. 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.
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sand 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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as they look to stay alive in the hunt for a playoff spot, as they host the seattle seahawks. vegas says the packers are underdogs, but what does the pup from the wisconsin humane society think? here's pip with this week's pick. "hello again everybody. our version of who let the dogs out right here on fox 6. the good news is the packers picked up another win last week. the bad news is the pup picked the texans. so can this week's pup get back on track as the packers host the
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beautiful angela speed from the wisconsin humane society joining us with a gorgeous little girl named bangle. tell us about bangle angela. "she is just cute as a button. bangle is just 2-months old and looking for a home for the holidays. she's all decked out in her holiday gear. we had over 1,000 adoptions in the month of november and we are hoping for a very busy december as well." "this little one will add to that won't she?" "oh yes." "no question about it. you can learn more about bangle and a other pets available for adoption on our alright bangle it's up to you. you going packers or you going seahawks with that russell wilson guy at quarterback? you make the pick. let's see. oh she wants packers. i think a good decision. she hesitated a little bit leaning one way but now the green and gold to make it 3 in a row. and don't forget you can watch the packers and seahawks game right here on fox 6 at 3:25 sunday. we'll have a special edition of fox 6
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reaction and analysis, plus a live visit from defensive lineman mike daniels with tim in titletown. then a full recap of the game on the fox6 sports blitz at 10:35. angela thank you and a blessed and happy holiday season, we'll see you again. and bangle, good pick." get ready for some serious snow! weather expert tom wachs is coming up with the forecast. - shanking frosty! why the owner has actually set up a gofundme account. the project has been delayed for years.. but tonight - good news for von maur. when the the high-end department store chain will finally open in our area. get your morning started with fox6 wakeup at 4:30-- count on us for breaking news, weather and traffic updates until 9am.
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she's 9 and ready to be on tv again. plus holiday cookies and cupcakes... and the main ingredient is chocolate! and gift ideas to pamper yourself. that's tomorrow on fox six wakeup! break break [ tower pinging ] [ whistling ] we've got a problem, friend. half off any smartphone for anyone who switches? what's the problem? the naughty list shouldn't get deals! yeah, but anyone who switches gets half off of any smartphone. even these? yeah, any smartphone. call the big guy! [ bell dings ] santa? no, jingles. [ knuckles crack ] [ spits ] ooo. ouch. [ neck cracks ] [ darien ] switch and get half off any smartphone.
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tonight at ten - here's to your health. with the year coming to a close, more people are signing up for health care in the coming year - and finding many deductibles... are more than they bargained for. bite "people are finding the deductibles so
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getting care at all. contact 6 tells us how to get the coverage you need without breaking your bank! new at ten. transition love is in the air in wauwatosa. the special ceremony that helps spread holiday cheer and help those in need. new at ten. von maur sets a target opening date for its new store at the corners of brookfield. the high-end department store chain is set to open its first wisconsin years of delays. plans for this von maur date all the way back to 2011. the company plans to hire more than 100 workers for the brookfield store. von maur's president says he also hopes to open more locations in wisconsin... possibly in milwaukee... madison... or northeastern wisconsin. the milwaukee bucks -- committed to hiring local residents for arena construction and the new arena district. the team has hired a company called
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the program also helps prospective employees gain skills. the bucks and the city of milwaukee will host a series of town hall meetings to introduce job seekers to the "skill smart" platform. the first is next thursday at journey house -- from 5-30 to 8 p-m. if you'e interested - ou'll find a link to the platform on our website -- fox six now dot com, or your fox six news mobile app. for more business news - go to fox 6 now dot com for a link to the business journal. adlib to wx weather a few flurries tonight, otherwise cold. temperatures in the 20s
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cold. highs in the low 20s and wind chills in the teens. mostly cloudy on saturday with snow moving in during the afternoon and especially the evening. into sunday morning. accumulation is likely. another system might impact us sunday evening into monday. although this is stil unclear. stay tuned. tonight: few
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10-15 mph friday: mostly cloudy and cold. high: 22 wind: wnw 5-10 mph saturday: snow moving in by afternoon/evening. am low: 10 high: 23 cloudy with snow showers likely. am low: 21 high: 32 wind: e 5-10 mph monday: mostly cloudy with a chance for snow. am low: 27
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mostly cloudy and cold. am low: 22 high: 18 wind: nw 5-15 mph wednesday:mostly cloudy and cold. am low: 2 high: 10
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of a massive crash on interstate 90 near the ohio - pennsylvania state line.. while an exact number has not been confirmed, multiple reports state that as many as 75 cars are involved in the pile-up. officials with the lake county sheriff's office said people were trapped in their vehicles, and there were multiple injuries. earlier today - there were about five jackknifed semis and multiple accidents in the area due to icy roads. at least three people are dead and 11 others are hurt after a 40 vehicle pileup on an icy inr authorities are blaming the slippery conditions for this morning's crash -- which forced the interstate to close in both directions. several crashes also were reported on detroit-area freeways. a not-so-merry christmas in st. louis.. a christmas grinch vandalizing a yard display and it was all caught on camera... homeowner jeff diggs posted the surveillance video to social media in hopes of identifying who he calls the 'grinch.' he's says he's outraged you can tell people are disgusted about
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"we could see a pickup truck come down the street- down the alley here- a passenger jumped out you can see him run up to the snowman here and shank it, try to cut the rope and then he took off went back to the truck and took off it was pretty quick" owner jeff diggs told ktvi. "it looks like a couple of kids just having fun. while it might be fun to you it hurts other people." diggs has started a gofundme for his inflatable frosty the snowmans medical costs.. . noting that donated to an annual kids in need charity. a u-p-s driver may very well have saved a missouri woman's life. officials say she was held captive in her home and beaten for hours until the driver showed up to pick up a package. russell kinsaul shows you how she
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what's happening to this place." homeowners on this road near robertsville or in shock over the horror that a neighbor endured. investigators say she was held captive in her own home. sgt. t.j. wild/franklin county sheriff's department: "she is alleging she was assaulted in various ways, to include with a handgun." 33-year old james jordan is charged with physically and sexually abusing his wife. according to court documents he punched, threatened to kill her and dragged her back inside by her hair when she tried to run away. endalene young/neighbor: "well it's horrible. it scares me because if he'd do do to other neighbors." sheriff's officials say the couple's three years old locked in his room for 15 hours with no food or water while his mother was being assaulted. myron young/neighbor: "to see someone or hear of someone caged up or locked up is terrible." investigators say the abuse lasted throughout monday night and tuesday morning and the woman had no way to call for help. sgt. t.j. wild/franklin county sheriff's department: "she was not given her phone, so she had no way to contact the sheriff's office for help." but a ups driver came to the door
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a package and as he was getting it the wife wrote on the box "contact 911." he left and did just that. deputies arrived, arrested jordan and put an end to the woman's nightmare, thanks to the ups driver. sgt. t.j. wild/franklin county sheriff's department: "he made a huge difference." jordan is facing several charges including domestic assault and endangering the welfare of a child. his bond is set at 100-thousand dollars. a u-p-s driver is dead-- after being shot in upstate new york. it all unfolded just before one about a shooting at a walmart parking lot. when cops arrived they found the ups driver down in the parking lot-- and saw the suspect driving off. law enforcement officers from different agencies spotted the suspect vehicle-- and tried to pull him over, but the suspect refused to go down quietly. police say the suspect led police to a home and stepped out of the vehicle armed with a gun. he then barricaded himself inside a home where he kept police at bay for several hours. : "i guess the key moment,
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our negotiators to grab a rapport with this person. and they just worked their magic, and he decided to come out." the man eventually surrendered peacefully-- and was taken into custody. so far there is no word if the suspect and the u-p-s driver knew each other. what cold? that's the attitude of workers for habitat for humanity as they braved the temps to help one family move into a new home! it's all part of a revitalization of a neighborhood in milwaukee. bolts' of this story. laquita evans is helping to rebuild a once vacant home. 'this is 1 way for me to reinvest in my community.' and this community is close to laquitas heart as she grew up just 1 block away. 'so its nice to come back, restore the neighborhood that i previously came from and make it better.' shes one of many we energies employees
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home. 'this neighborhood being so close to one of our service centers were actually a part of this neighborhood so for us to give back and help in a neighborhood in which we work its a really good feeling.' we energies is sponsoring this build in the washington park neighborhood where habitat for humanity has focused its efforts. 'were really seeing these blocks changing on the blocks that were building were seeing a 30% decrease in crime since 2013. were seeing vacant lots go down, property values are stabiliz so we can see the change.' and the change is coming to this house... 'before we got in here there was a lot of criminal and drug activity in this home...the police raided this home and were able to extinguish the criminal activity that was going on here and then it sat vacant.' until habitat for humanity purchased it - theyre now pumping new life into this home. 'thats really special to know that in just a few months a familys dream is going
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by summer 2017 -- julie collins fox 6 news 10pm open milwaukee county the latest to wrap up their recount. tonight a look at what changed and why. then-- a warning you'll see only on fox6. how a local company had its identity stolen. and-- closure for a family after their 5-year- old daughter was gunned down. "he killed my daughter by shooting into the wrong house." that is our big story tonight: for the second time in a week--
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the 5-year-old girl was shot and killed at her grandparent's house. carl barrett junior was sentenced to 65 years in prison last week. today the second gunman learns his fate. our ashley sears has the story. not a day goes by that we are not haunted by her absence. november 6th 2014 was a dark day for the city of milwaukee. 24-year-old arlis gordon wanted revenge for his stepbrother's death. but he wound up shooting into th my life was almost destroyed that day. my daughter meant more to me than anything in this world. one bullet hit 5-year-old laylah petersen as she was sitting on her grandfather's lap. not only did you you take her from us but then you sat in silence for months on end. over 2 years later we are still dealing with the pain to find closure to this tragedy. at his sentencing thursday-- gordon's attorney told the court he was drunk


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