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9:25 am
Thu October 2, 2014

ACLU Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Block Wisconsin Voter ID Law

With fewer than five weeks until Election Day, the American Civil Liberties Union is asking the Supreme Court to let Wisconsin people vote without a photo ID.

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Regional
9:20 am
Thu October 2, 2014

Renewed Debate over Sales of MPS Surplus Buildings

Disagreement over the future of the former Malcom X Academy led to proposed state legislation last year

Milwaukee’s brand new school superintendent has inherited an old problem. What should MPS do, with its shuttered school buildings?

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Education
10:00 am
Wed October 1, 2014

MPS Announces New Superintendent

Dr. Darienne Driver

The Milwaukee School Board has named Dr. Darienne Driver to lead the state's largest district.

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Politics & Government
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.
Credit Mark Wilson/Getty Images

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
Credit Stephen Maturen/Getty Images

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

Credit Sandor Kacso - Fotolia.com

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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