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layaways for nearly 200 people. "we live in wisconsin it shouldnt stop us" "we live in wisconsin it shouldnt stop us" now at seven --- digging out! the first major storm of the season has come and gone --- now it's time to clean up! as many people head back to work and school. ahead how the snow is impacting your morning commute. plus --- recount deadline! ahead just how many ballots have been counted sot far and will the state make the cut. and another win for green bay ---after they crush the seattle seahawks. ahead what it means for the green and golds playoff push. good morning and welcome back to
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weather a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low 20s this afternoon and dipping into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. today: partly sunny. chance of evening snow showers. high: 22 wind: wsw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 9 wind: w 3-9 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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i-894 back open this morning after a crash overnight shuts down the street. the greenfield fire department tweeted that it involved a plow truck and a vehicle...and that one person was taken to the hospital. no word on that person's condition....or what caused the crash. all lanes reopened around five this morning. city of milwaukee d-p-w crews working through the night clearing snow and salting... that means parking regulations are strictly enforced to give them plenty of room...and if you don't cooperate your car could be
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the east side with more. the dpw called for an overnight snow removal operation. the four inch rule is in effect... to avoid getting ticketed or towed...you'll want to read posted signs carefully... the four inch rule means no parking is allowed on the side of the street where the sign is posted until the snow has been removed --day or night--any time of the year. you should also familiarize yourself streets on those streets...sunday night through 6 am today...cars need to be on the odd side of the street. and tonight...through tuesday morning those cars need to move to the even side of the street. dpw officials say this will help them avoid icy roads...allowing them to clear all of the snow before a cold front moves in later this week. some east side residents tell us they've been through this before. " it was my fault i was out of town and when i got back i couldnt find my car and then i got a note from the city saying we have your car" city crews will be clearing bus stops and sidewalks this back i couldnt find my car and then i got a note from the city
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stops and sidewalks this morning. plows will also make passes on the side streets live on the east side dc fox6 news.. in waukesha county, tow truck drivers say the long, steady storm kept them busy. some drivers were working for more than 24 hours since the snow started on saturday. man responded to minor crashes -- like this s-u-v that ran into an electrical box and some 38 cars slid into the ditch as of last night. waukesha county says there was one crash that resulted in an injury. happening now --- this winter weather storm causing some travel issues at airports across the midwest. this is a live look at milwaukee's general mithcell international airport. where only a few flights to detroit and cincinnati have been delayed this morning. the only cancellation so far is
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than 13-hundred flights were canceled yesterday alone at o'hare and midway airports. crews were out overnight there clearing the runways for normal scheduling to resume. most flights this morning are on time...and cancellations are dramatically down. so far -- o'hare has about 60 canceled flights today...and midway only has one. you can track this cold winter weather right from your phone. just download the fox 6 storm center app, it's available on android and apple. of georgia --- where two police officers were shot overnight. nicole is in the newsroom with the latest. two police officers are in the hospital this morning - after someone started shooting at them while serving a search warrant. it happened around 2-30 this morning in byron, georgia --- that's just outside of macon. investigators say the officers knocked on the door three times and announced themselves, but no one answered. when they went inside --- someone started shooting. the officers returned fire. the condition of the suspect and officers
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of the peach county drug task force. the slenderman stabbing case back in court today. angelica is here with a look at the day ahead. a judge will once again hear from the lawyer of morgan geyser in waukesha county today. geyser and anissa weier are accused of stabbing a classmate when they were 12...to please the fictional character slenderman. the girls are now fifteen. their lawyers maintain the children had mental health concerns and were not represented when they asking that confessions and statements made at the time of the crime in may 2014 be thrown out. geyser's evidentiary hearing is set to get underway at 9 a-m. also in court today - the two women charged in connection to the death of a 7-year-old. etter hughes and mary martinez were watching trevion winningham and his 9-year old brother earlier this month. investigators say the boy was badly bruised and malnourished when he died at the hospital now the two woman facing child neglect
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a preliminary hearing at 8:30 this morning. today is the deadline for the wisconsin election recount. green party presidential nominee jill stein lead the effort for the recount. nearly all of the states 72 counties are finished with the recount. wisconsin faces a federal deadline tomorrow to report results for the electoral college. state election officials say more than 2 point 8 million ballots have been recounted. meantime, former presidential candidate bernie sanders will be in hall event scheduled with msnbc in kenosha. and president-elect donald trump... set to visit west allis tomorrow - where he'll hold a thank you rally at the state fair expo center at 7:00. we've posted the details on our website-- fox6 now dot com. police find a lost dogs and the photo is going viral online. the reason why --- coming up. plus, someone is photoshopping president elect donald trumps head onto queen elizabeth's body. the
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packers! next on wake up --- what the team has to say about crushing the sea hawks. and carl is checking out some dancing horses?
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a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low 20s this afternoon and dipping into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursa with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. today: partly sunny. chance of evening snow showers. high: 22 wind: wsw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 9 wind: w 3-9 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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the packers picked up their third straight win by whipping the seattle seahawks yesterday, 38-10. our tim van vooren has the blitz from lambeau field. "the 325th consecutive sellout at lambeau field meant another big developed between the packers and seahawks over the last couple of years. and this time around a big, big win for the packers i'm mean, it's december football. we've done a good job in the past of winning games like this at home. and this was another example of how important our home field advantage is. i mean this was a big win against a very skilled opponent. an opponent favored in our side of the division. so to come our here and have this type of performance, it was definitely big.
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the way we train. i can't say enough starting with our defense, keeping the quarterback contained, keeping him in the pocket, and any extended plays taking the opportunities and making plays on the ball. mike mccarthy is now 20-3 in home games in the month of december. this, one of the bigger victories and it keeps the packers alive for the bigger picture. at lambeau field, tim van vooren, fox6 sports. it's packers --- bears week. green bay heads to soldier field for a can watch that game right here on fox 6. it will be followed by a fox 6 news special with live reaction and analysis of the game from chicago, including a visit from defensive lineman mike daniels. the nutcracker and a christmas carol are timeless classics when it comes to holiday entertainment. but carl found a different kind of show sure to capture your
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forecast from fox6 chief meteorologist rob haswell
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to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low 20s this afternoon and dipping into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursday well be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. of evening snow showers. high: 22 wind: wsw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 9 wind: w 3-9 mph tuesday: mostly sunny. cold. high: 14 wind: wsw 5-10 mph wednesday:mostly cloudy and very cold. am low: 2 high: 12 wind: nw 5-15 mph
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wind: nw 10-20 mph friday: mostly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 0 high: 22 wind: s 5-15 mph saturday: mostly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 16 high: 32 wind: sw-nw 15-25 mphforecast from fox6 chief meteorologist rob haswell a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with 20s this afternoon and dipping into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursday well be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. today:
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22 wind: wsw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 9 wind: w 3-9 mph tuesday: mostly sunny. cold. high: 14 wind: wsw 5-10 mph wednesday:mostly cloudy and very cold. am low: 2 high: 12 wind: nw 5-15 mph thursday: mostly sunny, bitter cold. am low: -3 high: 6 wind: nw 10-20 mph chance for snow. am low: 0 high: 22 wind: s 5-15 mph saturday: mostly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 16
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time to find out who's turning six.... happy birthday to olivia in port washington! she likes tae-kwon-do, reading and painting. here's a great birthday smile from skylar in caldeonia! she likes gymnastics, computer games and school. look who's six in milwaukee! ella likes barbies, coloring and going to the zoo. ravon in racine is ready to celebrate! he likes basketball, reading and dancing. greenfield! he likes legos, star wars and playing games. and a big happy birthday to mason in milwaukee! he likes video games, reading and playing board games. 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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the average age of a homeless person is 9 years old. my dream is to help kids living on the streets with education. charles what's up man? -whoa! how can we help? -ah man! wait, is that a basketball player? yes! -wow! my heart's about to jump out my chest man. charles you ought to be proud man. i'm just extremely grateful they were here giving them some encouragement- that's something that these kids are going to remember for a lifetime. did you see his big old feet? look.
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welcome back to wakeup! time now 7:xx afternoon temperatures falling into the low 20s. right now . when we get more snow next! trending now --- someone has found joy in face-swapping donald trump with the u-k's queen elizabeth. the result it's hilarious... yet slightly terrifying. michal krauthamer created these images and shared them to his instagram account called, "o-g trump queen". he says, "it's not about politics. it's
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a dog is now famous all over the internet. he ran away and was found by police. the strange thing, is that he was found wearing a sweater and blue pants. officers in bellevue, washington posted this picture on twitter trying to find the owner. apparently, the dog wasn't in a great mood, as the post says he was "very angry." people on twitter understood why course he's angry. that sweater doesn't match those pants at all" and just check out this pup having a ball in the new fresh powder. milwaukee police shared these photos on twitter. this is k9 nando -- and he had a great day off playing in the snow. nando was just sworn in to the milwaukee police department this
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this weekends snow storm. a look at the roads and how it's impacting the morning drive. is there something in the water? coming up how you can find out what homes in milwaukee are affected by lead water pipes. plus, a bipartisan group of lawmakers -- calling for an investigation into the presidential election. the reason why coming up. here's a live look at... you're watching fox 6 wakeup news--
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the roads this morning after a very snowy weekend. what you need to know before parking your car. thanks for staying with wakeup.. time now x:xx.. kim, nicole and angelica adlib toss to wx forecast from fox6 chief meteorologist rob haswell a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low
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into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursday well be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. anchor adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no
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we are following breaking news out of georgia --- the suspect who shot at two police officers overnight has died. investigators say the man was shot multiple times and died in the home early this morning. police say the officers were search warrant when the suspect open officers returned fire. one of the officers was as treated and released at a hospital.. the other officer was more seriously wounded and had to undergo surgery. we'll update this story as we learn more. back here in milwaukee --- a crash shutdown part of i-894 eastbound near 60th street overnight. the greenfield fire department tweeted that it involved a plow truck and a vehicle...and that one person was taken to the hospital. no word on that person's condition....or what caused the crash. crews have been working non stop to clean up the snow...and
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milwaukee...special parking rules are in effect to avoid getting ticketed and towed...you need to know which side of the street you can park on... deandra corinthios is live on the east side to explain the rules are different on every street. for some...you need to know which side you can park on. others...you can't park on at all. dpw officials say this is all to make sure the streets are totally clear...especially before colder weather moves in later this week you can park is to read the posted signs carefully the four inch rule means no parking is allowed on the side of the street where the sign is posted until the snow has been removed --day or night--any time of the year. you should also familiarize yourself with the 48 hour exception streets on those streets...sunday night through 6 am today...cars need to be on the odd side of the street. and tonight...through tuesday morning those cars need to move to the even side of the street. more than 300 dpw trucks are part of this snow removal operation--and they 're still
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effectively and efficiently get through our operation and clear the snow from both sides of our streets in this particular storm it is very important we clear all the snow as you have probably heard the temperatures might drop 11 52 " if you do not see a sign, you can check your specific street regulations on our on the east side dc fox6 news. in racine county -- the area got around 8 inches of snow. the sledding hills above north beach were a popular destination yesterday. liz zimmerman brought her children out for their first runs of winter. zimmerman says her kids were nervous the snow wouldn't actually come. 'i think just a couple days ago jackson said i dont even think were going to
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competition with the packers game in green bay...so many fans opting for the game over the snow.. but with the colder temperatures this week -- the snow not going anywhere anytime soon. and we want to see how you're enjoying the snow. send us your pictures of what it looks like by you. you can submit photos to our gallery on our website fox6 now dot com or on the fox 6 news app. an information session on milwaukee's water will be held later today. 70 thousand households in laterals. representatives from various city departments will be presenting information tonight...and be answering questions from residents about water pipe issues. it's taking place at the humboldt park pavilion at 6 p-m. this also comes as the common council expects to vote on a proposal to replace lead pipes with copper. that vote expected to take place tomorrow. happening now - milwaukee police are investigating the sudden deaths of two infants over the weekend. officers found a 3-month-old female infant dead in a home near 33rd and lloyd
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before midnight on friday -- police found a 5-week-old infant dead in a home near 51st and north. a cause of death has not been released in either case... and the cases are not linked. we're waiting for autopsy results to learn more. we're also awaiting autopsy results for a woman who was found dead outside a northside home saturday... after police listed her as critically missing. police found the body of sabrina allen just before noon -- near townsend and hubbard. police reported her missing friday -- saying she suffers from health issues. she was last seen near third and nash. about a deadly warehouse fire in california. and a jury has found the man accused of killing a former new orleans saints player -- guilty of multiple charges. jessob is in the newsroom with details. yesterday - jurors deliberated for more than five hours -- ultimately finding cardell hayes guilty of manslaughter. last april, hayes shot former n-f-l player will smith seven times in the player will smith seven times in the back, killing him after a traffic dispute in downtown new orleans. smith's wife was also
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shots because smith was drunk and violent...and had grabbed a gun. he faces a possible sentence of up to 40 years in prison. investigators with the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives have their completed work at the scene of a deadly warehouse fire. 36 people died in the blaze last weekend. more information is expected to be released today. on friday -- investigators ruled out a refrigerator as the source of the fire....but were still looking at electrical systems as meanwhile -- funeral services have been held so far for two of the victims...including a 17-year-old boy. and later today - survivors, staff and family members of victims who were killed during the orlando nightclub massacre - will gather at the scene. they are marking six months since the rampage. a moment of silence will be observed at 2:02 a.m., the exact time 29-year-old omar mateen started shooting inside the gay nightclub. 50 people were killed - another 53
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in american history. did russia hack our presidential election? some in washington are demanding answers after recent reports that it happened. angelica is here with details. a bipartisan group of high-profile senators is looking for answers following recent intelligence reports of russian interference in the u-s election. republican senators john mccain and lindsey graham joined democratic reed to call for an investigation into the findings. the call for a probe comes after u-s intelligence agencies said they concluded russia directed the hacking of democratic operatives and other moves in an effort to help president-elect donald trump defeat hillary clinton in the 2016 election. the president-elect has blasted the findings, calling the assessment "ridiculous." meantime, the deadline for an election recount happening here in wisconsin is today.
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how they celebrate the holidays in peru! and changes coming to summerfest. after the break --- a high tech look at the big gig. and carl is checking out a unique holiday show.
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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.
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sly. 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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you are watching the fox 6 wakeup news. forecast from fox6 rob haswell a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low 20s this afternoon and dipping into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursday well be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. dick adlibs traffic red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no
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a major project for the big gig! starting right after summerfest 20-17, the u-s cellular connection stage is getting a makeover! the plans were unveiled last week. but this morning we're getting a closer look of what the fn u-s cellular spokesperson john heimsch joins us with a high tech look at the new venue. for more info on summerfest --- head on over to fox six now dot
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if you make the trip down near lake geneva this holiday season, you're in for a treat. a special show unlike anything else -- dancing horses, and carl is showing it all off for
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meteorologist rob haswell a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low into the single digits tonight. high pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further on wednesday and by thursday well be in the single digits with sub-zero lows. we should warm back to near
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today: partly sunny. chance of evening snow showers. high: 22 wind: wsw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 9 wind: w 3-9 mph tuesday: mostly sunny. cold. high: 14 wind: wsw 5-10 mph cold. am low: 2 high: 12 wind: nw 5-15 mph thursday: mostly sunny, bitter cold. am low: -3 high: 6 wind: nw 10-20 mph friday: mostly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 0 high: 22 wind: s 5-15 mph saturday: mostly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 16 high: 32 wind: sw-nw 15-25 mphforecast from fox6 chief meteorologist rob haswell a bit of sun today as yesterdays storm low move off to our east. colder air starts rolling in today with temperatures falling to the low 20s this afternoon and dippingt gh pressure and cold air for wednesday means sun but highs only in the low teens. we cool further dnesday and by ursday e gits with sub-zero lows. weshour seasonal by the weekend with some light snow returning. day: partly sunny. chance of evening snow showers. high:
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wind: w 3-9 mph tuesday:stly su dnesday:mostly cloudy and vyld. gh: wind: nw 5-15 mphhursday: mostly sunny, tterold. am low: -3 gh: 6 wind: nw 10-20hray: mostlh the chance for snow. am low:hig: stly cloudy with the chance for snow. am low: 16
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how changing some settings on your smartphone can help you sleep better. and one couple in germany is crazy about christmas. also at eight --- just how many trees you'll find inside their home. and a snow village in the works in one russia town. just how many artist it takes to pull off
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[ 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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craftsmen are braving freezing temperatures to create an elaborate snow village. the icy architectural wonder consists of igloo-like exhibition halls featuring the work of twenty artists. the village will officially open to visitors on christmas day 12/25 and will run until april. and santa trading in his winter boots for running shoes this weekend in france. thousands of people dressing up as old saint nick for the annual ten-k race outside of paris. the santa who won this race has been competing in the event for the and check out these festive pets! the pet noel party taking place in lima, peru. the celebrations feature animals dressed in funny costumes -- many getting in the holiday spirit. and it wasn't just dogs and cats....some bunnies and turtles taking part as well. people got pretty creative with their costumes. one person even dressing their dog up like a reindeer and pulling a mini sleigh...as well as a holiday turkey feast! and some good
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legged friends away from egg-nog, chocolate and probably the fruit cake. it
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