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1:00 am
Wed October 1, 2014

Abele to Deliver County Budget Address Wednesday

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele will deliver his budget address Wednesday morning at the courthouse

There was a break in tradition this year; the address was delayed. 

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Politics & Government
4:28 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

WI Elections Chief: $460K Needed to Educate Voters about Photo ID Requirement

The state Government Accountability Board wants to revive a voter photo ID public service campaign.

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World
3:59 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson On Threat of ISIS & Airstrikes in Iraq

Lt. Gen. William C. Mayville Jr. speaks about the Syrian bombing campaign September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC.
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War planes from the U.S. and other allied countries are continuing to strike at targets in Syria and Iraq. They're part of the effort to turn back territorial gains made by members of the group known as ISIS.

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Arts & Culture
3:43 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Romantic Comedy Filmed in Milwaukee, Part of Cream City Cinema Showcase

Still from the film, Serial Daters Anonymous.
Credit Serial Daters Anonymous

The 2014 Milwaukee Film Festival is underway at cinemas from Fox Point to Washington Heights. One of the mainstays of the festival is the spotlight on local films. 

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Arts & Culture
2:51 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Next Act Theatre Explores Challenges of Returning Home From War

Chelsea D. Harrison playing Jenny Sutter.
Credit Alex Clark

From the Iliad to Henry V, from All Quiet on the Western Front to War Horse, the stage is a powerful place to show what happens to men in the cauldron of war. It’s now a place to show what happens to women as well.

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Politics & Government
6:51 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Walker and Burke Bring Out Heavy Hitters

Chris Christie and Michelle Obama in Wisconsin
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First Lady Michelle Obama and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made campaign stop in Wisconsin on Monday.

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Health & Science
12:39 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

An Argument For Why We Should Include Spirituality in Medical Care

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While Western medicine has become better at diagnosing, treating and even curing disease, its counterparts in other traditions often still outpace it in treating the whole patient.

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Arts & Culture
12:26 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Besty Woodman Novel Takes Readers To 1960s India

Emeralds Included

The India we see in books, movies, and television feels like an exotic place – certainly, nothing like southeastern Wisconsin. But the India of Betsy Woodman’s novels might seem more familiar to a Wisconsinite, and at the same time, exotic to people living in that country today.

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Economy & Business
10:22 am
Mon September 29, 2014

E-Cigarette Stores Growing in Popularity in Milwaukee

Vape shops are opening throughout the Milwaukee area
Credit LaToya Dennis

A number of so called vape shops have been opening in Milwaukee.

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Regional
1:00 am
Mon September 29, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Could Decide Soon Whether to Consider Same-Sex Marriage Bans

Experts say there’s a good chance the U.S. Supreme Court will take up at least one state’s same-sex marriage ban, in the next year or two
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Voters here banned same-sex marriage in 2006. This year, federal courts overturned the ban.

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