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presidential campaign -- the big day is finally here. voters across the country head to the polls today. and we have team coverage this morning -- with everything you need to know before you cast your ballot. plus - just how close the race is for wisconsin's u-s senate seat. rob joins us now with more on the weather. rob's weather a cold front moves morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing.
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traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays who will be the next leader of our country...as well as represent wisconsin in congress. we have team coverage this morning -- for everything you need to know before you head to the polls. let's start with our deandra corinthios - live downtown milwaukee at the zeidler building.d the most important item -- is your photo i-d. it is required to vote... and if you're not yet registered to vote, you can do that at your polling
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proof of residence too. your photo i-d does not need to have your current address on it...and your name on your id does not have to exactly match your name on the poll list. it will simply be used for the picture valid i-d's include a wisconsin driver's liscence or state i-d card...a military of veteran's i-d...tribal i-d or a certificate of naturalization. if you do not have an acceptable id...you can cast a provisional ballot. the vote will be counted if you come back to the municipal clerk by 4 an acceptable i-d. the polls open at 7 am and close at 8 pm officials already saw record turnout for in person absentee voting. but they're still expecting long lines today...and they've been preparing for weeks. "were making sure the voter equipment is working properly, weve tested the equipment, weve ran the test ballots through every single machine, weve done all of that now it
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cast your ballot" the wisconsin election commission projects 3.1 million people will vote in the election. that's just under three quarters of the state's voting age population reporting live in milwaukee deandra corinthios fox6 news wisconsin's u-s senate seat. incumbant ron johnson is neck in neck with democrat russ feingold. carl deffenbaugh joins us live from brookfield this morning with more on that race. both candidates were busy throughout monday's final push
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rallying campaign workers in racine. despite being the incumbent, senator johnson trailed by a significant margin as late as as october. but the race tightened up recently, with the latest marquette poll showing former senator feingold with just a point lead. and that means both men know how important every last vote will be on election day. - this is just going to be razor thin. so the attitude that you must ta individual effort - getting those extra votes - is going to literally be the individual effort thats going to save this country. - you either get a senator who is going to vote with working and middle income families to do something about the minimum wage, family leave, pharmaceutical medicine. or you have somebody who is going to keep voting for the big corporations and the out of state interests, its as simple as that. the race has major implications for the national scene as well,
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johnson is up against history also. no gop candidate has won a wisconsin senate seat in a presidential election year since 1980. for those in wisconsin's first congressional district - a big race on your ballot. house speaker paul ryan is going up against democrat ryan solen. america will decide who will be the 45th president of the united states today. coming...but the race between hillary clinton and donald trump will be decided today. and voters have already started casting their ballots. nicole joins us now with more. polls have already opened -- and closed in one small town in new hampshire! midnight voting has been a dixville notch tradition since 19-60. new hampshire communities with less than one-hundred registered voters are permitted to cast their in- person votes just past the stroke of midnight on election day. and the votes are in! democratic nominee hillary
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a tally of four votes to two in the small community. one vote also went to libertarian gary johnson and someone else wrote- in mitt romney. voters in dixville notch have correctly selected the winner of the presidential contest the last three of four elections. and remember -- fox6 is the station to watch as the results come in. we will bring you expert analysis and reaction throughout the night-- on air and online! coming up on wakeup - the serial killer case in south carolina continues...as investigators unearth another bodyn could learn more about the victims - just ahead. also this morning - a busy night for police - investigating three separate shootings in a span of just two hours. the latest on the investigations after the break. plus - the search continues for the driver who hit and killed a five year old girl. the new pictures of the suspect's
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over 80,000 wisconsin jobs lost to unfair trade. but senator johnson sided with corporate interests, calling for even more unfair trade, voting for special tax breaks for corporations
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and johnson's been exposed for using what looks like an offshore tax shelter for himself. ron johnson's just not for us. senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. college student 1: ron johnson voted to raise the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas. senator ron johnson - he's hurting wisconsin families. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message. hillary clinton: i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. vo: in times of crisis america depends on steady leadership. donald trump: "knock the crap out of them, would you? seriously..."vo: clear thinking... donald trump: "i know more about isis than the generals do, believe me."
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ve. donald trump audio only: "i would bomb the sh_t out of
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this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming
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clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph developing this morning. police investigating three shootings from overnight. the first happened near 47th and clarke just after 9 p-m. a 25-year-old man and 27-year-old woman were shot after a confrontation with the suspect. and expected to survive. then about an hour later - police called to 49th and luscher for a 29-year-old man who had been shot. officials say the man was called to the scene of an on-going fight...and when he showed up...someone started shooting at him. and then at around 11:15 -- a 27-year-year old man was shot near 23rd and greenfield. police say he was in a fight with two other people when someone shot him. all the victims in these cases expected to survive...and police continue to search for suspects in each
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investigating two fatal pedestrian crashes in 2 days. in one a woman was hit in a crosswalk...and the other a 5 year old girl hit while holding her mother's hand. and we have new information on the s-u-v involved in that crash. nicole is in the newsroom with the latest. police have released photos of the car believed to be responsible for hitting and killing rickyia langham. take a look at this picture. police are looking for a grey or silver 2002 to 2010 porsche s-u-v with possible passenger sidea rickyia was hit near leon terrace and constance avenue sunday -- while holding her mother's hand. a vigil was held for the little girl last night. a memorial fund has been set up for rickyia at educator's credit union. anyone with information is asked to call police. and a 50-year-old woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle near 60th and norwich yesterday afternoon. we're told she was hit in a crosswalk...and died at the scene. the driver did stay on scene...and is cooperating with
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today.. ahead on wakeup this morning - an update on two people who wore offensive costumes at a badgers game last month. the punishment handed down by university officials - coming up. plus - another body discovered on the property of a man who has confessed to several murders in south carolina. who is helping out in the investigation - next. and after the break -- what you should and should not do when you cast your ballot today. more on the rules at polling locations - next. johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. college student 1: ron johnson voted to raise the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas.
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johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. college student 1: ron johnson voted to raise the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas.
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and i approve this message. a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays the latest now on a serial killer investigation in south carolina. authorities have discovered a third body on the property of a man
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the bodies have been discovered on the property of todd kohlhepp. he has confessed to four murders that happened back in 2003. he was arrested after a missing woman was found alive chained up in a metal container last week. investigators have spent the last several days digging for remains. the bodies have not been identified yet. the medical examiner's office is expected to begin its investigation today. the f-b-i and homeland security are also assisting in the investigation. a new jersey man has been charged in a stabbing ra over the weekend in newark. jeremy arrington allegedly attacked six people in a home -- killing three of them. police posted a picture of him last month on facebook saying he was wanted for shooting and sexually assaulting a friend. one of the stabbing victims had shared that post...and investigators say arrington went to the house on saturday to exact revenge. officials say arrington knew the family he attacked. some do's and don'ts today as you head to the polls.
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this year --- a voter i-d. our deandra corinthios joins us now from downtown milwaukee with more. from what you wear to what you post on social media...you'll need to be careful. and do not forget your photo i-d. an example...would be a wisconsin driver's liscence. and know your polling location...and your registration status if you plan to register at the polls today bring proof of residency with you. political items such as clothing or other paraphernalia like pins or buttons or hats will not be allowed...and an election official can ask you to remove or cover the item. that is considered electioneering. you are also not allowed to campaign within 100 feet from entrance of a polling place. also...no selfies at the polls...pictures in polling places or voting booths are illegal. polls open at 7 am and close at 8 pm. reporting live in
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8 pm. reporting live in milwaukee dc fox6 news toss to rob a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well abo sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear.
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wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 54 wind: w 5-10 mph thursday: mostly sunny. am low: 39 high: 62 wind: sw 10-20 mph friday: mostly sunny. am low: 40 high: 52 wind: nw 5-10 mph saturday: mostly sunny. am low: 30 high: 50 wind: sw 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 38 high: 56 front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday
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we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear. low: 38 wind: nw 3-7 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 54 wind: w 5-10 mph thursday: mostly sunny. am low: 39 high: 62 wind: sw 10-20 mph friday: am low: 40 high: 52 wind: nw 5-10 mph saturday: mostly sunny. am low: 30 high: 50 wind: sw 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 38 high: 56 wind: sw 5-15
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with corporate interests, calling for even more unfair trade, voting for special tax breaks for corporations shipping jobs overseas, costing taxpayers billions. and johnson's been exposed for using what looks like an offshore tax shelter for himself. ron johnson's just not for us. senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising.
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money. and ron johnson fits right in. six years ago, johnson took a shady $10 million corporate payout, went to washington, then voted to protect $21 billion in tax breaks for the world's biggest oil companies. $21 billion. a wisconsin senator, protecting tax breaks for oil companies. that's ron johnson. that's washington. and he fits right in. end citizens united is responsible for the content of this ad. johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. cial security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. college student 1: ron johnson voted to raise the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas. senator ron johnson - he's hurting wisconsin families. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold
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day then drying up with highs near 56. right now . when the sun takes over again next. university of wisconsin-madison officials have revoked season tickets for two football fans who dressed in an offensive costume the unidentified men wore a costume to the nebraska game at camp randall stadium. one of them was wearing a mask depicting president obama -- and had a noose around his neck. the other had a donald trump mask -- and was leading the other man around with the noose. the university's chancellor has since revoked those students tickets...and in a statement says officials are reviewing carry-in and ticket policies. any changes made will be in place prior to the game on saturday. the statement ended by saying quote : "we will learn from this incident
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basketball star nigel hayes is speaking out about the issue. he tweeted last night : "as a student, i demand change from u-w madison." he also posted a picture of a statement from u-w athletes regarding racist situations many at the school face everyday. the students ask that the university take action and meet with them to discuss way to create meaningful change. uw-madison tweeted him back saying : "were listening to our students and our student-athletes. thanks for your honesty and commitment to wisconsin." milwaukee county residents will have to pay to driver their car starting next year. plus - we continue our team coverage on election day 20-16. showers this morning then slowly clearing with highs in the mid to upper 50s. right now . when the
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over 80,000 wisconsin jobs lost to unfair trade. but senator johnson sided with corporate interests, calling for even more unfair trade, voting for special tax breaks for corporations shipping jobs overseas, costing taxpayers billions. and johnson's been exposed for using what looks like an offshore tax shelter for himself. senate majority pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. college student 1: ron johnson voted to raise the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin.
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as. senator ron johnson - he's hurting wisconsin families. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold
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no reason my friends why americans best days are not ahead of us if we reach for them together.

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