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Health & Science
6:17 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Book Offers Lessons for Life from the Dying

A new book tells the stories of hospice patients.
Credit Cheri Milton

Lake Effect's Stephanie Lecci interviews author Cheri Milton about "Before You Go."

Last year, Lake Effect broadcast a series of conversations about death and dying in the modern world. It turns out, for most of us in the United States – where death often happens away from home – we tend to shy away from talking about the inevitable.

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Politics & Government
10:56 am
Mon June 17, 2013

City Begins Summer Youth Internship Program

Mayor Barrett spoke to interns before they began their first day of work
Credit Jodie Tabak

More than 100 teens will work for the City of Milwaukee this summer.

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Economy & Business
10:51 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Realtors Group Says Home Sales Grew for 23rd Straight Month

The median sale price of a home in May was $144,000
Credit Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

The Wisconsin Realtors Association says sales of existing homes in May increased 18.2 percent, compared to May of 2012.

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Economy & Business
10:46 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Gas Prices Drop Nearly 20 Cents in a Week

The average price at the pump dropped 19.7 cents per gallon in Milwaukee

GasBuddy.com is out with its weekly survey of prices at Milwaukee gas stations.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Lawmakers Cooperate on Bills to Help Domestic Abuse Victims

There appears to be bipartisan consensus, when it comes to strengthening laws for victims of domestic abuse.

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