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you are watching fox 6 news at 11. now at eleven... election day 20-16 is finally here... the presidential nominees already casting their votes... hometown in new york earlier this morning. the presidential nominee and her husband former president bill clinton voted in chappaqua, new york. donald trump also casts his vote in new york... the presidential nominee voted in manhattan alongside his wife, melania. however, there may be no home field advantage for the republican candidate. new york and its twenty-nine electoral votes are expected to go to clinton as the state has voted democrat in the last seven presidential elections.
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to cast their ballot for president. it comes after hillary clinton and donald trump hit several states yesterday in a last-ditch to woo voters. fox's lauren blanchard has more from new york. on cam election day has finally arrived and after a nearly two year long campaign season, voters will decide who will be the next president. hillary clinton casting her ballot today just hours after flying home from a whirlwind final day of campaigning. clinton says "..you kw much responsibility goes with this and so many people are counting on the outcome of this election." trump says "..and, massachusetts is represented by pocahontas, right? "oh, she's terrible." donald trump making controversial comments about democratic senator elizabeth warren while in new hampshire yesterday. trump is on the offense with both candidates campaigning in the historically democratic states of pennsylvania and michigan. williams says "..they are thinking about holding that so called blue wall, which is states that have
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clinton ended her last campaign day in north carolina. clinton says: "although my name and my opponent's may be on the ballot, every issue you care about is on that ballot." the first election day voters already cast their ballots in dixville notch, new hampshire ... with clinton coming out on top in the small town. some experts, though, believe trump has a narrow path to win. sabato says: "basically clinton can lose some of her key states and still first polls will close in some states around seven p-m eastern. in new york, lauren blanchard, fox news. we have team coverage on this election day ---to get you ready to cast your ballot. let's start with our deandra corinthios - live downtown milwaukee at the zeidler building wisconsin election commission officials are expecting a turnout of nearly 70 percent today and weve seen the lines to prove it: heres a look inside the zeidler
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polls opened at 7 am. some people were here as early as 6 am to make sure they were first to vote and didnt have to wait any longer. for people who are registering today, it is taking a bit longer. the lines slowed down at the zeidler building after the pre-work rush. around 9 am, there was still a wait, but the line didnt wrap from one end of the building to the other. voters mind the 45 minutes theyve spent standing in line...its part of what election day is all about. ' its important everyone can be cynical but i cherish opportunity and freedom to vote its our civic duty so were responsible to make our voices heard in the best way possible' 02 05 polls are open until 8 pm tonight. as long as you are in line by 8, you will be
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ballots in brookfield. that's where you'll find carl deffenbaugh with details on what's being done to make sure
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it's one of the closest races --- the battle for wisconsin's u-s senate seat. republican incumbent ron johnson says he needs record turnout in the milwaukee suburbs to win today. johnson has pulled into a virtual dead heat in his rematch with russ feingold. he ended his four-day statewide bus tour at a g-o-p office in waukesha. despite record- breaking early strongholds of milwaukee and madison, the johnson campaign says it can make up the difference on election day... we not only need a really good turnout here in waukesha, we need a record turnout johnson has closed the gap in his race even though some national republican groups counted him out earlier this year. meanwhile, democrats are rallying around u-s senate candidate russ feingold before today's election. feingold made several
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thanking supporters... and encouraging everyone to get out and vote. he greeted dozens of supporters at racines u-a-w local 180 who were manning a phone bank all afternoon. even with the marquette university law school poll showing him just one point ahead of his republican counterpart...feingold says he is feeling confident hell be heading back to washington. rf 'youre looking at one poll. the overall average of all the polls shows a completely different picture. thats inaccurate. were in good shape.' oshkosh. hell be in the madison area tonight. another big race here in wisconsin is for the state's first congressional district. republican house speaker paul ryan going up against democrat ryan solen. polls have already opened -- and closed in one small town in new hampshire! midnight voting has been a dixville notch tradition
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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 clinton topped donald trump by 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 come in tonight. we will bring you expert analysis and reaction throughout the night-- on air and online! adlib to weather a mix of clouds and sunshine this afternoon with a breezy northwest wind keeping temperatures steady in the low to mid 50s. staying partly cloudy tonight with lows in the midde to upper 30s. another sunny stretch of weather is ahead for the rest of the week and into the weekend but it'll be windy. temperatures will be up and down from 50s to 60s. friday into saturday look to be our coldest days with highs near 50 and lows around freezing. today: partly sunny and breezy. high: 56 wind:
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shootings. the first happened near 47th and clarke just after nine last night. police say a 25-year-old man and 27-year-old woman were riding bicycles when a suspect confronted them. during the confrontation, the suspect pulled out a gun and began shooting. both victims hit and taken to the hospital and expected to survive. about an hour later - police were called to 49th and luscher after a 29-year-old man was 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. the victim was taken to the is expected to be ok. 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. the victim was treated on the scene and taken to the hospital. again --- all the victims in these cases expected to survive...and police continue to search for suspects in each case. the latest on the man who has been linked to seven deaths in south carolina... what officials discovered on his property. and funerals being held for the
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iowa last week.. how many officers came out to show their support. plus possible changes for the pulse nightclub in florida... the plans that the city just announced. "i'm tom hooper, i'm katrina cravy, i'm jenna sachs. contact 6. 44 years, millions of dollars returned, hundreds of thousands of people helped. what does that add up to? contact 6. the milwaukee institution led by jenna sachs. she's here to help you and your family because you
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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 ls do, believe me." vo: and calm judgment. donald trump: "and you can tell them to go fu_k themselves." vo: because all it takes is one wrong move. donald trump audio only: "i would bomb the sh_t out of
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investigation of a fatal hit and run of a 5-year old girl. milwaukee police have just confirmed they located the
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looking for the vehicle after 5-year-old rickyia langham. was killed while crossing the street with her mother. this happened on sunday near leon terrace and constance avenue. the vehicle was recovered last night on the north side. one person has been arrested and police are still looking for the known driver. a memorial fund has been set up for rickyia at educator's credit union. a community vigil will be held near the accident site tonight. across america now... authorities have discovered a third body on the property of a man who has beeni deaths. the bodies have been discovered on the property of todd kohlhepp in south carolina. 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
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massacre in orlando, florida, could soon be in for a major makeover. the city has announced plans to buy the pulse nightclub and eventually convert the site into a memorial. orlando mayor buddy dyer says the site should probably remain as-is for the next years. back in june the gunman stormed into the nightclub killing 49 people before the was shot and killed by police. a funeral will be held today for one of the two iowa officers killed in an ambush attack laste law enforcement officers came to honor sergeant anthony berminio in west des moines. he was shot and killed sitting in his patrol car just minutes after officer justin martin was shot in nearby urbandale. an urbandale man has been charged in both killings. services will be held for officer martin in his hometown of rockwell city later today.
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this afternoon with a breezy northwest wind keeping temperatures steady in the low to mid 50s. staying partly cloudy tonight with lows in the midde to upper 30s. another sunny stretch of weather is ahead for the rest of the week and into the weekend but it'll be windy. temperatures will be up and down from 50s to 60s. friday into saturday look to be our coldest days with highs near 50 and lows around freezing. today: partly sunn nw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 39 wind: nw 5-10 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 53 wind: nw-w 5-10 mph thursday: mostly sunny and windy. am low: 38 high: 62 wind: wsw 15-25 mph friday: mostly sunny and windy. am low: 40 high: 50 wind: n 10-20 mph saturday: mostly sunny and windy. am low: 32 high: 50 wind: sw 10-20 mph sunday: mostly sunny and windy. am low: 36 high: 56 wind: sw 10-20 mph a mix of clouds and sunshine this afternoon with a breezy northwest wind keeping temperatures steady in the low to mid 50s. staying partly cloudy tonight with lows in the midde to upper 30s. another sunny stretch of weather is ahead for the rest of the week and into the weekend but it'll be windy. temperatures will be up and down from 50s to 60s. friday into saturday look to be our coldest days with highs near 50 and lows around freezing. today: partly sunny and breezy. high: 56 wind:
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high: 56 wind: sw 10-20 mph affordable apartments are proposed on villard avenue and the design for the new "hammes comapany" headquarters gets mixed reactions. sean ryan joins
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headquarters-- let's start with -- apartment development on villard avenue. what are the developers proposing? who is leading the project? on
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were raised about the design? what did the architect say about the plans? shopping.... johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme.
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t 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 and i approve this message. over 80,000 wisconsin jobs lost to unfair trade. 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
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wakeup and start your day with fox-6. we'll be here all morning with the latest election results. plus reaction from candidates in the big races. the acceptance and concession speeches. and did voter turnout reach record highs. that's tomorrow on wakeup! downtown cedarburg has some great local businesses. and our brian kramp is checking out one of those...he's at an
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continues... what voters need to know before they head to the polls today. and getting to the polls shouldn't be a problem... the discounts and promotions that ride-share companies are
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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 - 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 and i approve this message. here's a look at this morning's big stories at 1130. it's election day...and both presidential candidates cast their votes this morning... see where they voted. and polls are open in wisconsin... we have live team coverage from local
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but temperatures will be up and down. we'll talk about your afternoon coming up now at 11-30... election day 20-16 is finally here... the presidential nominees hillary clinton voted in her hometown in new york earlier this morning. the presidential nominee and her husband former president bill clinton voted in chappaqua, new york. donald trump also casts his vote in new york... the presidential nominee voted in manhattan alongside his wife, melania. however, there may be no home field advantage for the republican candidate. new york and its twenty-nine electoral votes are expected to go to clinton as the state has voted democrat in the last seven presidential elections.
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our carl deffenbaugh is live in brookfield tracking voter turnout. but let's start with our deandra corinthios who is live downtown milwaukee with what you need to know before you cast your ballot. the polls open at 7 am and close at 8 pm so far weve seen close to 3 thousand voters cast their ballot at the zeidler building... and some people were lined up to vote before the doors even opened. officials are expecting a turnout of nearly 70 percent today for this election ...the voter i-d law is in effect. but that expected turnout is right in line with the two past presidential elections when photo i-ds were not required. election officials were prepared for
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doors to the zeidler building early this morning so people did not have to wait outside but some of the first people here were waiting by 6 am ... we spoke with one voter who showed up right when polls opened. 'i got here twenty five min early i was towards the front once polls opened i waited only 15 min but since i got here lines went all the way back of the building' i got here lines went all the way back of the building' people after her. also - election officials warning voters not to wear any clothing or other paraphernalia supporting a particular candidate...they could ask you to remove it or cover the item. and selfies at the polls...or with your ballot...are not allowed in the state of wisconsin live in milwaukee
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voters are also turning out at the polls in brookfield. that's where our carl deffenbaugh is with details. we are certainly seeing the lunch rush pick up here at st luke's parish school. they've had people come through already today, with the brookfield traditionally has excellent voter turnout, typically above 90%, and we saw some of that this morning as well with lines out the door of the public safety building as well. we also met one man who was especially excited to cast his vote, he emigrated here from brazil. along with his wife, he just became a us
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in a presidential election "coming from a country where we needed to fight for a right to vote - participated in that myself and being here in a free country where this is a right given to people, it's amazing. it's an honor and a duty i would say in many
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--- the battle for wisconsin's u-s senate seat. republican incumbent ron johnson says he needs record turnout in the milwaukee suburbs to win today. johnson has pulled into a virtual dead heat in his rematch with russ feingold. he ended his four-day statewide bus tour at a g-o-p office in waukesha. despite record- breaking early voting in the democratic strongholds of milwaukee and madison, the johnson campaign says it can make up the difference on election day... we not only need a really good turnout here in waukesha, we need a reco his race even though some national republican groups counted him out earlier this year. meanwhile, democrats are rallying around u-s senate candidate russ feingold before today's election. feingold made several stops across the state yesterday... thanking supporters... and encouraging everyone to get out and vote. feingold greeted dozens of supporters at racines u-a-w
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bank all afternoon. even with the marquette university law school poll showing him just one point ahead of his republican counterpart...feingold says he is feeling confident hell be heading back to washington. rf 'youre looking at one poll. the overall average of all the polls shows a completely different picture. thats inaccurate. were in good shape.' feingold left racine to head to oshkosh. hell be in the madison area tonight. another big race here in wisconsin is for the state's first congressional dis speaker paul ryan going up against democrat ryan solen. after a historic presidential campaign the first results are in. hillary clinton beat donald trump by a vote of four to two in the small town of dixville notch in new hampshire. gary johnson received one vote and there was a write-in vote for mitt romney, as well. midnight voting has been a dixville notch tradition since 19-60... residents in the town tell us who got their vote for
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hillary clinton. i think she's a strong person. i think she's got the experience to lead our country." johnson says: "well i voted for mr. trump for president because i believe he's a free man. i don't believe anybody owns him." while clinton won the vote in dixville notch...donald trump is winning three new hampshire precincts by a 32-25 margin over hillary clinton. and remember -- fox6 is the station to watch as the results come in tonight. we will bring you expert analysis and reaction and online! adlib to weather a mix of clouds and sunshine this afternoon with a breezy northwest wind keeping temperatures steady in the low to mid 50s. staying partly cloudy tonight with lows in the midde to upper
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is ahead for the rest of the week and into the weekend but it'll be windy. temperatures will be up and down from 50s to 60s. friday into saturday look to be our coldest days with highs near 50 and lows around freezing. today: partly sunny and breezy. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 39 wind: nw 5-10 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 53 wind: nw-w 5-10 mph breaking news in the investigation of a fatal hit and run of a 5-year old girl. milwaukee police have just confirmed they located the porsche cayenne
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5-year-old rickyia langham. was killed while crossing the street with her mother. this happened on sunday near leon terrace and constance avenue. the vehicle was recovered last night on the north side. one person has been arrested and police are still looking for the known driver. a memorial fund has been set up for rickyia at educator's credit union. a vigil will be held near the accident site tonight. and a breaking news update in another fatal hit and run. police arrested the 27-year old driver involved in the accident. a 50-year-old woman was vehicle near 60th and norwich yesterday afternoon. we're told she was hit in a crosswalk. the driver did stay on scene...and cooperated with police. the driver faces charges of operating after suspension causing death. milwaukee county residents will have to pay a little more to register their vehicles. the county board passed a new 30- dollar vehicle registration fee for residents yesterday. that's on top of the 75-dollar state fee.
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originally proposed a 60 dollar wheel tax in his 20-17 budget plan. abele says it would help pay for items like road maintenance and repairs. the city of milwaukee is working to keep residents safe after lead was discovered in the water of about 70-thousand homes. they partnered with a-o smith, and the united way of greater milwaukee and waukesha county to provide water filtration products to those impacted. one is a countertop unit, the other is a filtration pitcher. health commissioner bevan baker says the city will start with those most vulnerable. to reach bottle fed infants. thats a key public health concern and we want to reach families where there is a pregnant or nursing mother there and any children under the age of 6 living in that home." the products will be distributed later this month. a local company is making it easier for you to get out and vote today... what bublr bikes is offering...today only...and the
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bucks arena continues... the milestone that was just reached. milestone that was just reached. 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. ron johnson's just not for us. is responsible for the content of this advertising. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go f--- themselves! you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember."
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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. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold
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"i'm tom hooper, i'm katrina cravy, i'm jenna sachs. contact 6. 44 years, millions of dollars returned, hundreds of thousands of people helped. what does that add up to? contact 6. the milwaukee institution led by jenna sachs. she's here to help you and your family because you matter." today -- so skip the headaches of finding a parking spot and bike to your polling location. bublr bikes is offering free 30- minute rides today. a credit card is required to check out a bike. but users will not be charged for rides under thirty minutes ... if they enter the promo code "17-76." thirteen of bublrs 57 stations are located within two blocks of a polling place in milwaukee and wauwatosa. meanwhile, uber, lfyt, google, zipcar and maven are offering
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election day rides. you can request transportation to your polling place using an 'in-app' feature on uber and google. if you are taking an uber for the first time, you can enter a special code and get 20 dollars off. toss to weather. a mix of clouds and sunshine this afternoon with a breezy northwest in the low to mid 50s. staying partly cloudy tonight with lows in the midde to upper 30s. another sunny stretch of weather is ahead for the rest of the week and into the weekend but it'll be windy. temperatures will be up and down from 50s to 60s. friday into saturday look to be our coldest days with highs near 50 and lows around freezing. today: partly sunny and breezy. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: a few clouds. low: 39 wind: nw 5-10 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high:
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high: 56 wind: sw 10-20 mph construction of the new bucks arena...reaching a milestone. until now all the work has been happening at or below ground level. fox6's jonathon gregg reports construction on the bucks arena has been going on for months but after today fans on the other side of the fence will really be able to see the progress." working on a big job 'coming up easy.' is going to take.. a big stretch. 'every crew stretches after lunch.' and just in case we forgot. the bucks arena project is a half- a- billion-dollars big.
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mechanical, electrical and plumbing to get us ready to this point.' 5 months of planning and callous inducing work happening behind several blocks on construction fencing. 'steel, we are erecting steel, starting with the first columns back there.' the bucks are now beaming, because for the first time the project is building 'up.' "yup, the first two columns and they are setting the third right now." with a crane to lift the steal and bodies on the ground into the place the arena project has begun the vertical stage. "everyone is really excited to be a part of this project and what it represents to the city of milwaukee." so as the arena goes up, momentum for the team builds as well. "this is what people are going to see!" in milwaukee jonathon gregg fox6 news. travel troubles.... a look at several airlines' policies on zika-related
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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 and i approve this message. of becoming pregnant-- the zika virus is no doubt a big factor in your travel plans. but what if you already have plane tickets ... and your circumstances change? if you're getting nowhere with the airlines ... you turn to contact six. jenna sachs reports. we booked the vacation last march. jessica schneider was planning a family trip to florida. i came upon an expedia package deal. then ... little feet. she got some life-changing news. found out i was pregnant in june. during a visit to her doctor ... jessica
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and your family but i recommend you not doing it. her doctor raised concerns about zika -- a mosquito-borne virus that's been linked to birth defects in several countries. local transmission of the virus ... has been reported in florida. a vacation is just not worth that. i'm not sure anything is worth that. jessica's family was supposed to stay near orlando ... about 240 miles away from the active zika transmission zone. still too close for comfor i got all of the money back for everything except from the airlines. in late july ... this was the original fax we sent. she asked american airlines for a refund of the tickets ... worth about 500 dollars ... and sent them a note from her doctor. this is to certify that jessica schneider is unable to fly. but getting a refund from the airlines ... wasn't easy. talked to the representative three or four different times. contact 6 reached out to several
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and delta ... all handle zika related refunds on a case-by-case basis. it is difficult to just have a policy and reimburse everyone who just doesnt want to go. flora fuller at bayside travel ... says airlines will generally offer alternate destinations ... travel dates ... or vouchers. but getting any of those things ... could depend on the date of cancellation ... and whether you're traveling directly into a zika transmission zone. normally fuller would ... but that may not work in this case. most travelers insurance do not cover zika. eventually american airlines offered jessica vouchers for her tickets ... but they were only good for one year ... and were not transferable. me being due in february, we're not gonna go anywhere. out of options ... she turned to contact 6. i was getting absolutely no where until i contacted you guys. we reached out to the airlines ... and soon after... jessica got a call from someone at company
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have been an issue. we're sending an email with your vouchers you can use them however you like. these vouchers must be used within a year ... but they are transferable to friends or family ... which is what schneider wanted. now she can finally put this all behind her ... their legs are so little and that's good ... because right now... she has more important things to think about. this is my absolutely favorite one. american an interview for this story. overall ... our impression from a lot of the airlines is there's no clear policy on zika travel ... and you just have to call customer service to talk it over. and you may be charged a fee to
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11. a mix of clouds and sunshine this afternoon with a breezy northwest wind keeping temperatures steady in the low to mid 50s. people across the country are casting their vote today...including one woman who could be one of the oldest voters in the country. miriam minsker just celebrated her 108th birthday this august. herbert hoover was the first president she voted for and now though work and motherhood kept her from being politically active, she's always participated as a voter. thanks for joining us at eleven. our next newscast is at four o'clock... and get breaking news anytime at fox 6 now dot com or the fox 6 news app. have a great day. you are watching fox 6 news at
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johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. 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.
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>> judge judy: who planned the party for you? >> my husband. >> judge judy: very nice. >> thank you, your honor. >> announcer: the celebration was ready to roll. >> judge judy: it was your birthday? >> yes. >> judge judy: you hired the defendant's party bus. was it a surprise? >> yes, ma'am. i was taking her to have -- you know, have a night out on the town. >> announcer: but the biggest surprise had yet to arrive. >> judge judy: the client called you and said, "we're all sitting around here waiting for the what happened to the bus? >> announcer: "judge judy." you are about to enter the courtroom of judge judith sheindlin. the people are real. the cases are real. the people are real. the cases are real. the rulings are final. captions paid for by cbs television distribution erika and sean markley are suing limo-company owner jeffrey schaefer for the return of his fee. the markleys claim erika's

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