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millions of american are continuing the holiday weekend today.. at malls and businesses across the country.. hoping to feast on bargains during black friday.. here in the milwaukee area... shoppers are out in full force. pete zervakis joins us live from southridge mall. pete? that's right southridge mall will be open for a total of 16 hours today... until 10 p.m. it was also open from 6 pm until 1 am yesterday. the better bureau says if you're headed out to do some holiday shopping: 1) do some research ahead of time - even online - about what you're buying. make
sale price. 2) always check on a store's return policies and ask for gift receipts. 3) and of course - establish a budget before you head out the door. again the doors here at southridge open at 6 am. live...pz... tmj4 you can skip the department stores and head to ''lake front brewery. '' it's hosting its sixth annual black friday event -- in just under two hours. they'll be selling its black friday brew. the beer was brewed back in february .... and then aged in bourbon barrels. it's only available
fans are known to line up the night before.get there while you can... it's not expected to last long. along with lakefront brewery... several other locally owned businesses will be offering some pretty sweet deals tomorrow .....as part of small business saturday. it's a push for people to support local businesses in their community.in milwaukee----- tons of businesses are participating in the "shop the ward" event in the third ward. just into our newsroom this reporting that two passenger trains collided killing 31 poeple and injuring dozens of we have video of the fiery scene just into our newsroom. the number of those killed is expected to grow. what we know so far is that it happened in subzero temperatures and that one train was in motion when it hit another that had stopped at a station rescue teams are still on scene. officials say they
cleaning up the scene while looking survivors. three teens are facing burglary and vandalism charges this morning in sheboygan. police say ..... they caught the teens after responding to a burglar alarm at ''car--gill malt facility'''' on south 15th street.the suspects are all 13 years old independent scientific testing could soon take place on several critical pieces of evidence in the steven avery appeal. avery and his nephew were convcited of mudering ''teressa halbach' back special judge appointed to the case -- signed off on the testing. last week --- dassey was ordered to remain in prison as the state appeals the judge's decision.oral arguments in the state's appeal are expected to start early next year.dassey's lawyers say they are disappointed, but vow to continue fighting for his release. you probably thought the turkey trot was over didn't you?... well think again. ten runners from chicago are kicking off what they're
turkey trot... this morning at the amtrak downtown.. the 100 mile run to chicago honors their late friend who died of a-l-s. if you have a sweet tooth.... pewaukee is where you'll want to be today. the 26th annual world's greatest cookie sale is today at country springs hotel. more than 25 local non- profits will be sellilng homemade holiday cookies and baked goods to raise money for their cause. don't run out the door just yet... it doesn't start until noon. it's expected to last about fo up next on live at daybreak on today's tmj4--hurricane watch.. we have an update on otto as it makes then -- the thanksgiving holiday didn't stop protesters from standing their ground ... at the dakota access pipeline. we hear from people on the frontlines.
thanksgiving was cloudy and chilly with highs in 40s, and a brisk breeze. another weak storm system rolled into the area last evening with drizzle and flurries. scattered light rain and snow are possible this morning with no accumulation is expected, and this afternoon remains mostly cloudy with highs near 40, and a few light rain showers.
with lows near 32. ''deadly hurricane otto'' has now been downgraded to a trop battering southeastern coast of nic-aragua and costa rica. powerful winds and torrential rains left homes in shambles... and forced thousands to find a safe place to go.it's stll too early to tell how many people were killed overnight as dangerous flooding continues this morning. devastation continues in western north carolina this morning.crews continue their fight against a massive wildfire that has burned through more then 9-hundred acres. right now crews are
not know how it started, but arson is not being ruled out as a possibility. protesters fighting still on the front line of the dakota access pipeline.yesterday hundreds of demonstrators faced off with law enforcement officers.fed up ... one officer took a mega-phone and addressed them directly. will.""on your side, you have members of your group wearing ballistics, wearing would they be doing that if you are peaceful." (protesters chanting in response) "we have always respected your right to exercise your first amendment rights." (protesters chanting) "we always will."one protester one protester nearly lost her arm when demonstrators clashed
protesters say police threw a concussion grenade near her, but police deny that.more than two dozen demonstrators were hospitalized after those clashes. up next on live at daybreak on today's tmj4--boycott.. why some people say they'll be staying home today instead of hitting the stores.also-- you may notice one holiday toy is receiving a big upgrade this year.. find out what it is,
check this out-- a couple in colorado has turned their living room into a toy factory... they adapt regular ''off the shelf' toys'' that can be triggered by buttons and switches used by kids with special needspeople donate toys to wish list t website.last year --- "santa's little hackers" modified and shipped 5-hundred toys to 45 states and eight countries. this year they already have 2- thousand requests. if you want to donate, we put a link on our website, tmj4 dot com. a fun wisconsin tradition gets underway later today....a country christmas will turn on the lights for the first time this season. it''s the largest drive-through christmas display in the state. you and the family can
one win... and just over 3-hundred miles for the badgers to play in indianapolis --- for the big ten title. however -- the trip to the championship game...... randall' this weekend. the badgers playing for the coveted "axe" tomorrow against the rival gophers. bucky is favorite in this won... taking home ''the axe '' the past 12 years in a row. kick off is set for 2-30. the best pa about this rivarly is the twitter war between the mascotts. bucker badger tweeted: you could land a small aircraft on at goldy the gopher's front teethhastag axe week... hashtag the longer
with this picture. ""u-w bucky badger" doestn't get how hockey works... hastag --- axe week -- hashtage tried his best.... hashtag things wisconsinites don't understand. no clear cut winner in this war of the wits. up next live at da on ybreak todas tmj4 --we take a look at people cashing in on black friday zervakis.. also-- t latest in jill stein's quest for an
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up next live adaybren today's j4--the cotr prepareso y goodbye ne -v's greatest mom's.. then -- some tips to keep yourself safe while you're decking the halls this holiday rom a surburof milwaukee, we welcome the greendale marching band...")) before we head to beak th morning.... e greendale high school marching band headed home after taking center stage at the 90tcy's thanksgivingday parade. the 13-time stchampions performed sos from the disney classic, "mary poppins": taisteke a las we o head t break.
flurries. scattered light rain and snow are possible this morning with no accumulation is expected, and this oudy with highs near 40, and a few light rain showers. wi ight will see some clearing lows near 32. "it was just and a lot of tears and realizing that it was over in the best possible sense." a californai mother home safe this morning with her family after vanishing nearly three weeks ago. police say4 yeold sh kidnapped while jogging. she was found -- bound on the side of the road after being released by whomever took her . right now lice say th're looking for two hispanic women in a dark colored s-u-v who
interviewing papini-- whowas treated and released r her injuries. . we'rsaying goodbye a t-v gend this morning. florence henderson - who was carol brady on "the brady bunch" - died of heart failure late last night henderson's break came in 19-51 when she landed a starring role in rodgers and hammerstein's "oklahoma." along with her work on screen... henderson was also a certified hypnotherapist.she was 82 years old. holiday weekend decking the halls for christmas! but before you pull out those decorations from the attic.... there are a few safety tips to keep in mind. use lights that have been safety tested-- unplug all decorations before going to bed... and blow out candles before leaving a room. be sure your artificial tree is fire resistant -- and if you have a live tree -- water it often. this next story is too funny.... a grandma in arizona
complete stranger.but when they figured out the mistake--- - she still told him to come over and eat anyway.... which he did. .a simple gesture that gave everyone the "feels." and won over the internet. up next-- on live at daybreak on today's tmj4how friends of a young girl with a rare heart disease are helping her live life to the fullest.. two-for-one.. how to help the environment and the less
months to a year to live local 20-year-old danika newberry just learned that she has a rare heart disease -- that likely can't be cured. despite the news -- her friends are keeping a smile on her face -- and raising awareness for organ her friends started the hashtag dancing for danika.it started with only a few videos posted online -- but danika says the next morning she woke up to more than 300 notifications.
alof a sudden you get a then notification from them that they're dancing and they're dancing in the wackiest way danika's sorority sisters are also holding an event in december to encourage people to become organ donors. we'll keep you updated on when that event takes helping the homeless and the environment at the same time-- some ladies in west allis are proving its possible through an innovative these ladies are turning everyday pl garbage bags - into these-- they are called "mercy mats" for the homeless as a team --- it takes about 70 hours to create one mat.the ladies flatten the bags --- cut them into strips-- join the bags together------ instead of yarn they work with what they call "plarn"--with a "p" for plastic. ((" there are so many homeless people around and the comfots that the mat will bring them is really critical as well as helping the community by
of the landfills"))--the group gathers at the west allis library.... every wednesday from four to seven--volunteers are welcome-- don't worry no special skills are needed. the mercy mats are given to st. john cathedral to donate to the homeless..the group can always use plastic bags and more volunteers--if you'd like to help with the mercy mats go to tmj4.com-- we have an e mail address where you can information. now to your traffic together... with meteorologist brian gotter. thanksgiving was cloudy and chilly with highs in the lower 40s, and a brisk breeze. another weak storm system
with lows near 32.after a dreary week, this weekend finally sees the sun with pleasant temperatures. saturday is partly cloudy and 45, while sunday is few showers are possible by sunday night, and rain is likely along with gusty winds to 30 mph and highs in the lower 50s for monday. rain continues on tuesday with now-- let's take a look at
less than 24 hours removed from thankgiving... it's arleady starting to look at lot like christmas in milwaukee. pfister hotel kicking off the holiday season with its annual tree lighting ceremony tonight 5:30. special guests santa clauand mrs. claus will also be there... arriving on a milwaukee fire truck. guests will be treated
the holiday train will be heading to the wisconsin in a couple of weeks. the festive canadian pacific train-- will make several stops in our area-- on december 5th and 6th! you'll have an opportunity to take your family to check out the lights and decorations in sturtevant, milwaukee, wauwatosa, hartland and watertown. ultimate prince experience is taking place tonight. it's at riverside theater..... by one of the most respected prince tribute acts in the country they're called the price experience" fronted by milwaukee's own gabriel sanchez.sanchez has devoted his life to prince and his music. that devotion has only grown after the music legened died last spring. tickets are still available... the show starts at 8.
now it's time for your "four to morning.we start with... pete zervakis is live at southridge mall ... trying to survive the holiday shopping rush. southridge mall will be open for a total of 16 hours today... until 10 p.m. it was also open from 6 pm until 1 am yesterday. the better business bureau says if you're headed out to shopping: 1) do some research ahead of time - even online - about what you're buying. make sure you're actually getting a sale price. 2) always check on a store's return policies and ask for gift receipts. 3) and of course - establish a budget before you head out the door. again the doors here at southridge open at 6 am.
former green party presidential candidate jill stein expected to file for an election recount today in wisconsin... michigan... and pennsylvania stein and others want an audit and recount of the results in those states after voting security experts alerted hillary clinton's campaign to the possibility of ?hacks? in milwaukee police continue their search this morning for a missing girl. her name is ''yar--ielis laguna'' ... and she's 13... her family says she hasn't been seen since tuesday evening....... leaving her home neart.... 8-th and lincoln... if you see her -- give police a call. ''lake front brewery is hosting its sixth annual black friday event -- in just about an hour. they'll be selling its black friday brew. the beer was brewed back in february .... and then aged in bourbon barrels. get there while you can... it's not
good morning. lovely lady. >> when you come back to earth, would you please go tell the boys to come in and straighten up their room? >> florence henderson, the american icon who played beloved tv mom carol brady on "the brady bunch," has i at the age of 82. an early member of the "today" show family and a ground-breaking actress,e'll take a look back at her remarkable career. friday frenzy. stores are already mobbed this morning with one of the biggest shopping days of the year well under way. we've got everything you need to know on this black friday. thanksgiving miracle. a california mother who vanished while jogging almost a month ago has been reunited with her