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pause for three seconds of clapping now at 6:00 - milwaukee's last ballot been entered... as the state of wisconsin awaits a judge's recount decision. plus - it's quiet right now... but snow is on the way... how many inches of snow we're tracking... straight ahead. good morning and welcome to wakeup! stephanie's weather a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds increase overnight with lows in the teens. two storm systems impact se wi this weekend - the first bringing snow by afternoon/evening saturday. the second system will continue the snow throughout the day sunday and potentially into monday morning. 3- 4 of snow is possible by sunday morning but storm totals will be higher
traffic check red on traffic map = major delays = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays triple a... issuing a winter driving advisory for the state of wisconsin. angelica's in the newsroom with the very latest. triple a expects to help nearly 8 million drivers throughout the winter season in the u-s... including 1-point-4 million requests for help with a dead battery. triple a... saying some of those calls for help... can be prevented if drivers run through the following checklist.
first aid kit... a phone and charger... blankets... a flashlight and extra batteries. check your antifreeze... and replace your windshield wipers and washer fluid. check your tire pressure frequently.... make sure your batteries are securely fit. and keep your fuel tank at least half way full to avoid a freeze up... as a reminder... if you see flashers behind you... pull over so emergency vehicles can get through ... and of course drive slowly and move over when you pass by them on the side of the road. doesn't fly onto your windshield... drive with your low beam headlights... and watch out for icy spots on the road. of course... keep an eye on traffic way ahead of you - and give yourself time to slowly brake so you don't skid. be sure to download the fox 6 news mobile app for the very latest weather and traffic updates this weekend. new overnight - police are investigating a shooting near 27th and galena. police say a 44 year old man was shot around 11 last night...
with serious injuries. no word yet on what led up to the shooting... or if anyone is in custody. meanwhile in oconomowoc... a car crashed into a garage at a home near wisconsin and sawyer road.. you can see the scorched car being towed away. were told flight for life responded. officials have not released much information. but we'll you bring you the latest as we get it-- and update you on our website fox now dot com. the recount in wisconsin is nearly complete...so far more than 80 percent of votes statewide have been re-counted. effort in the final days deandra corinthios is live in milwaukee to explain a hearing is scheduled today madison...in federal court ...on a lawsuit filed by a supporter of president elect donald trump and two pro-trump super pac's meanwhile --here in milwaukee county...all the votes have been counted. workers cheered as the final ballots went through the
of the votes have been recounted. so far the discrepancies between recount and election night results have been minor. tabulators spent the day counting all 29- thousand of west allis ballots... the final municipality in milwaukee county to complete its recount. the only hiccup throughout the whole process came wednesday when the city of greenfield discovered about 400 ballots in an office in city hall. the greenfield city clerk says poll workers didn't properly package them. but it has all be resolved. now workers are looking ahead at monday. recount votes we have to submit them to the wisconsin elections commission along with our minutes from the board of election commissioners and we have to do that by 8 pm on monday and we will certainly meet that deadline green party candidate jill stein requested the recount and is paying for it. next up: the county must submit its results to the wisconsin
it may be cold right now... but there's something good waitin' down this road. another summerfest headliner... announcing a concert at the marcus amphitheater. "that never would come to me workin' on a mystery, goin' wherever it leads runnin' down a dream" to heartbreakers... performing two nights for summerfest's 50th. the festival teased fans with a tweet referencing "running down a dream" last night... but tom petty beat summerfest to the punch.... announcing two shows on july 5th and 6th. red hot chili peppers and pink are also performing two nights of the 2017 festival. in other summerfest news - milwaukee world festival and u.s. cellular announced a new
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 new venue will be able to hold at least 9-thousand people. and they'll add a 25-foot l-e-d screen-- the largest on the festival grounds. an american pioneer... dead at the age of 95. a look at john glenn's legacy... coming up. plus - two teens... killed in a car crash. how it wound up on facebook... and why police don't want to take the video dw and the very latest details on a deadly pileup in michigan... which has already been hit by heavy snow.
stephanie's weather you are watching the fox 6 wakeup news. a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds increase overnight with lows in the teens. t weekend - the first bringing snow by afternoon/evening saturday. the second system will continue the snow throughout the day sunday and potentially into monday morning. 3- 4 of snow is possible by sunday morning but storm totals will be higher by
and 11 others were injured... in a 40 vehicle pileip... on an icy michigan interstate. the crash happened near lansing. authorities blame the slippery conditions for yesterday morning's crash -- which forced the interstate to shut down in both directions. several crashes also were reported on detroit-area freeways. two teens died in a car crash... while shooting a facebook live video. one was shooting the video while the other was driving. police believe the girls had a flat tire and were driving slow on the interstate... when an 18-wheeler the video will remain on hughes' facebook page because police want to use it as evidence and it does not violate facebook policy. coming up - the restaurant set to take over the space where lucille's piano bar used to be. the first american to orbit the earth... dead at the age of 95. how nasa is honoring john glenn... coming up. kohl's.... now facing a lawsuit over its black friday sales... by the city of los angeles. what the retailer is
you are watching the fox 6 wakeup news. a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds increase overnight with lows in the teens. two storm systems impact se wi this weekend - the first bringing snow by afternoon/evening saturday. the second system will continue the snow throughout the day sunday and potentially into monday morning. 3- 4 of snow is possible by sunday morning but storm totals will be higher by monday morning. stay tuned. = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no
john glenn... the first american to orbit the earth... has died at the age of 95. glenn reached great heights in 1962 with the launch of friendship 7 ... and then made history once again when he became the oldest man to ever travel in space... serving as a crew member aboard the discovery back in 1988. he's being remembered as an icon... not only an accomplished astronaut, but also as a success look at his legacy. after becoming the first american to orbit the earth... he spent 24 years in the u-s senate... serving as a democrat from ohio. he even briefly made a run for president in 1984. at the u-s capitol... the american flag was lowered to half staff yesterday... as senator bill nelson... another former astronaut... announced glenn's passing... with a touching tribute to glenn's work. "america is in the planning and the developing of the rockets that will take us a human
pioneer." yesterday... nasa tweeted multiple tributes... saying "we stand on the shoulders of john glenn... who helped pave the way for future explorers." president elect donald trump... tweeted "we lost a great pioneer of air and space in john glenn. he was a hero and inspired generations of future explorers... he will be missed. president obama posted on facebook: the last of america's firsa left us, but propelled by their example we know that our future here on earth compels us to keep reaching for the heavens. we have much more on the life and accomplishments of john glenn on our website. just go to fox 6 now dot com. anchors chat/toss to steph stephanie's weather a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds
teens. two storm systems impact se wi this weekend - the first bringing snow by afternoon/evening saturday. the second system will continue the snow throughout the day sunday and potentially into monday morning. 3- 4 of snow is possible by sunday morning but higher by monday morning. stay tuned. today: mix of clouds and sunshine. chilly. high: 24 wind: nw 8-12 mph tonight: partly cloudy. low: 12 wind: w 5-10 mph saturday: snow moving in by afternoon/evening. high: 22 wind: w 5-10 mph sunday: cloudy with snow showers likely. am low: 20 high: 30 wind: s 5-10 mph wind: w 5-10 mph sunday: cloudy with snow showers likely. am low: 20 high: 30 wind: s 5-10 mph am low: 20
new details... on who will be taking over the space lucille's piano bar used to new details... on who will be taking over the space lucille's piano bar used to occupy. the matador... a taco restaurant and sports bar... will north old world third street. the owner of matador says he hopes families will stop by the restaurant before heading to bucks games nearby. it will start off opening at 4pm each day. straight ahead - a popular toy company... under fire... for a playset they never sold. why parents are outraged... starbucks... unveiling limited edition frappuccinos. why you gotta catch 'em while they're still around. and black friday sales... landing several major retailers
wakeup news. anchors adlib weather over live pic new this morning... kohl's is one of four retailers getting sued... for false advertising on black kohl's... jc penney... sears... and macy's... for creating higher face prices for their merchandise. those items were then listed for sale... at their regular prices. the l-a city attorney says the companies tricked customers into thinking they are getting a great deal and a huge discount. if you thought the pokemon go craze was simmering down... guess what - it's heating right back up. starbucks has created a pokemon
raspberry and blackberry flavored take on its vanilla bean frap. it's available for a limited time... at stores across the u-s that are listed as pokestops or gyms. pokmon go remains a top gaming app. going viral this morning - a new playset - that's actually not a real thing. a photo is now ciruclating of a fisher price "happy hour" playset... complete with a bar, barstools, beer bottles, and little kids playing with it. after the photo was shared repeatedly on fisher price's facebook page 'please know that this product is not endorsed, produced or approved by fisher-price.' bmo harris bradley... finally unveiling its plans to transform the milwaukee skyline... plus - milwaukee's recount... now finished - as all eyes turn to a judge... who could stop the effort in counties that aren't done yet. and president-elect donald trump... now set to return to wisconsin. the message he plans to share... triple-a... issuing winter weather driving warnings.
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pointing fingers... as questions rise over whether the deadly warehouse fire could have been prevented. angelica's following that story and more of the latest headlines. the fire chief says the ghost ship warehouse may have fallen off the agency's radar... thanks to years of budget cuts and hiring freezes. 36 people died in that fire last week. right now... department officials are still trying to figure out if and when ghost ship had ever been inspected by the fire department. they say they're not sure if the structure was even in the agency's database. investigators think the r warehouse...blocking the two staircases which led to the second floor ... where a dance party was being held. the man accused of shooting two georgia police officers is dead... as both officers die from their injuries. on wednesday -- americus police officer nick smarr responded to a report of domestic violence. southwestern state university officer jody smith -- heard the call -- and decided to help. police say minquell lembrick opened
hunting for him for more than 24 hours. then yesterday -- authorities got a tip call that lembrick was hiding in a house. swat teams arrived...but before officials could talk to him...lembrick killed himself. detroit police are now searching for the man who shot and killed a wayne state police officer last month. they thought they had the right guy... and initially arrested that man...but recently released him. police hope this newly-released surveillance video of a man on a bike will help find the man who killed police sergeant collin rose. rose was killed w break-ins near campus. president-elect donald trump... now saying he will stay on as executive producer of the apprentice reality show. n-b-c confirms mr. trump will remain in that role even after he is sworn is as president... which could pose a conflict of interest for the network... whose news division covers politics. the president elect created the show with mark burnett... who reportedly could be producing the inauguration. mr. trump hosted the apprentice
second... and will be hosted by former california governor arnold schwarzenegger. meanwhile... president elect trump is picking fast food executive andy puzder to be secretary of labor. puzder is the ceo of the company that owns carl's junior and hardees. puzder is credited with turning around the hardee's brand, but the company has been the target of complaints about labor violations and sexist commercials. he has been a vocal critic of government regulation and is against a 15-dollar minimum wage and pay. two earthquakes... striking in the pacific ocean just a few hours apart. the first -- a 6-point-5 magnitude yesterday morning ... that hit about 100 miles off the coast of northern california. and the second, a powerful 7-point-8 -- just about 20 miles offshore the solomon islands in the south pacific. tsunami warnings were issued for the area -- but those have since been canceled. so far -- no reports of damage or injuries from either quake. heavy snow falling in washington
6 inches across the state. the snow gave way to freezing rain and showers overnight... meaning most of it will be gone on friday. many school districts there canceled school on thursday... with some districts pushing it back on friday. a winter weather advisory is in effect there till 8 pacific time this morning. nordic mountain ski resort... churning out snow ahead of its big opening today... thanks to a big snow machine upgrade... nordic mountain says it expects half of its hills to be ready to go this aftrn lodge and lessons all set. but it may not need the snow machine much longer. stephanie's tracking snow heading to wisconsin... a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds increase overnight with lows in the teens. two storm systems impact se wi this weekend - the first bringing snow by
second system will continue the snow throughout the day sunday and potentially into monday morning. 3- 4 of snow is possible by sunday morning but storm totals will be higher by monday morning. stay tuned. today: mix of clouds and sunshine. chilly. high: 24 wind: nw 8-12 mph tonight: partly cloudy. low: 12 wind: w 5-10 mph saturday: snow moving in by afternoon/evening. high: 22 wind: w 5-10 mph sunday: cloudy with snow showers likely. am low: 20 high: 30
wind: s 5-10 mph aaron rodgers may not be a good fantasy football pick against seattle. he's t 6 career games. this year's seahawks defense is number one in the league in points allowed. the outcome of sunday's showdown may rest on the ability of "green bay's" "d" to contain a versatile offense- featuring undrafted free agent receiver doug baldwin and a now healthy russell wislon. 10:39:55 "they have excellent chemistry, and that's a product
that have spent a lot of time together. and their competitiveness and their ability to be on the same page makes them the focus in the passing game for us". 10:40:13. "you just have to protect the ball in terms of running it, same thing with throwing it too. you still have to have that aggressive mentality and make our plays. it's always harder for the defense actually because we know where we're going and they don't. you know, you want to take advantage of that." afternoon at 3:25 right here on your packers station. then we'll have a special edition of-- fox six news-- in order to bring you complete reaction.... defensive lineman mike daniels will join tim van vooren live.....we wrap it up with the sports blitz
the snowman inflatable melted overnight, he decided to check his surveillance cameras. what the tape showed someone doing to his decorations. the tanners are back on netflix! what you can expect from season two of "fuller house" when you binge this weekend. time now... you're taking a live look... time now... you're taking a
just in time for the weekend... fuller house is back for a second season. the cast... reading the classic twas the night before christmas around their iconic couch... with a bit of a twist. 12 twas the night before christmas, and all through the house, no a stirring, not even a gibbler. the stockings were hungy by stephanie with care, with a message to st. nick not to touch uncle jesse's hair. how rude. have mercy! the show's second season hit netflix early this morning... with 13 episodes each roughly a half an hour
caught on camera... a christmas grinch takes a stab at frosty. in st. louis... a guy named jeff diggs says he noticed his snowman decoration deflated on the front lawn as the left for work one day. it wasn't until he came home that he noticed that frosty had been stabbed. he says the evidence is on his home surveillance camera that caught the culp me page to pay for frosty's injuries....after an overwhelming response he decided to donate to
nats clapping now at seven ---- the recount in milwaukee county wraps up. but a new twist in the post decision a federal judge is expectketoday. plus.... another cold start to your morning -- and snow is on the way. weather expert stephanie barichello has details on just how much. good mor wakeup! time now x:xx weather forecast from fox6 meteorologist stephanie barichello a mix of clouds and sunshine today with high temperatures reaching into the low to middle 20s. clouds increase overnight with lows in the teens. two storm systems impact