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 2019-07-23 21:47 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Investigating antibiotics for pets...

You've probably heard about antibiotic resistance in humans, but what about pets? It turns out some veterinarians and scientists are very concerned about it. As Consumer Reports found out, they're sounding the alarm in the interest of public and p...

 2019-07-23 21:25 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Former Justice John Paul Stevens traveled to Portugal at age 99, Ginsburg reveals at his funeral...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg revealed Tuesday she traveled with retired Justice John Paul Stevens...

 2019-07-23 21:24 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'You're getting hit too much:' Russian boxer, 28, died after suffering brain injury in ring...

MOSCOW — Boxer Maxim Dadashev died Tuesday, July 23, two days after suffering a brain injury in a fight in Maryland. He was 28. The Russian Boxing Federation said Dadashev suffered a brain swelling in Friday's light-welterweight fight with Subri...

 2019-07-23 21:23 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

After an illness paralyzed her from the waist down, this woman was finally able to water ski again...

EAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A woman from Chicago got back on the water for the first time since being diagnosed with a spinal virus nearly nine years ago....

 2019-07-23 21:21 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Video shows teen risk life to save 6-year-old boy during dog attack...

CONROE, Texas -- A 19-year-old man came to the rescue of a little boy when the child was attacked by a dog Sunday in front of his family's Texas home. According to KPRC, 6-year-old Mason and two of his neighbors were playing in the driveway when a loo...

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

FDA warns top marijuana company for making CBD health claims...

U.S. regulators have issued a warning to a leading marijuana company for making unproven health claims about CBD....

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Restoration and clean-up continue following storms in Langlade County...

Many areas across the state are continuing to suffer the brunt of this weekend's storms. In the northwoods many remain without power and water as crews continue to work on lines....

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

'We didn't know where to go': CWA sheltered families during Friday night tornado...

Central Wisconsin Airport opened its doors—and its basement—to people seeking shelter from the tornado in Knowlton on Friday night, and one family residing in a mobile home park nearby credits the airport with saving their lives....

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Packers announce signing DL Dean Lowry to a contract extension...

The Green Bay Packers announced that they have signed defensive lineman Dean Lowry to a contract extension....

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Benefit organized for grandmother widowed following Wausau fire...

The granddaughter of a man killed July 20 has organized a benefit account to raise money to help her 86-year-old grandmother rebuilt....

 2019-07-23 21:20 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Tornado sirens not required by state or federal laws...

After last week's storms, many NewsChannel 7 viewers are saying they did not hear sirens and asked why....

 2019-07-23 21:19 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Gas line struck in Baraboo, gas cut off for some of city...

BARABOO, Wis. - The Baraboo Fire Department said gas is shut off for some residents in Baraboo and the surrounding areas due to a gas leak. At 1:54 p. m. , Baraboo Fire, Baraboo Ambulance and the Baraboo Police Department arrived at the intersection of Vi...

 2019-07-23 21:16 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Lifetime plans 'Surviving R. Kelly: The Aftermath' and 'Surviving Jeffrey Epstein'...

NEW YORK -- Lifetime is following the explosive success of...

 2019-07-23 21:12 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Officials: 81-year-old Illinois man dies after rollover crash on rural Walworth County road...

TOWN OF LYONS -- An 81-year-old Illinois man died following a single-vehicle rollover crash in the Town of Lyons in Walworth County on Monday, July 22. The Walworth County Sheriff's Office indicated the rollover crash happened around 9:30 a.m. Monday ...

 2019-07-23 21:09 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Teen driving stolen van ran through stop signs, red light before crashing into stop sign...

MADISON, Wis. - A 16-year-old driver was arrested Monday afternoon after driving a stolen van and speeding away from a Madison police officer, police said. The incident report said the teen was going more than 70 mph in a 35 mph zone along Sprecher Road. ...

 2019-07-23 21:07 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Preserving more than 14,000 acres of forest land approved...

MADISON, Wis. - The Legislature's budget committee has approved spending more than $4 million to purchase more than 14,000 acres of forest land in northern Wisconsin under the state's stewardship program. The land in Iron County would be preserved...

 2019-07-23 21:07 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Notre Dame Academy teacher accused of taking money for student trips...

GREEN BAY (WLUK) A teacher at Notre Dame Academy faces two theft by employee charges for allegedly taking money from an account for student trips to Europe. Natalia Geyer, 45, also known as Natasha, is scheduled to make an initial appearance Wednesday in ...

 2019-07-23 21:05 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Court: Police camera on telephone pole not illegal search...

MADISON, Wis. - An appellate court says police didn't violate the U. S. Constitution when they used a surveillance camera on a telephone pole to arrest a visitor to a suspected drug house. According to court documents, Adam Anderson was arrested in Ju...

 2019-07-23 21:03 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Brown County graduation initiative sees success, needs more volunteers for second year...

GREEN BAY (WLUK) -- More than a dozen schools are looking for volunteers to help mentor students as part of Brown County's initiative to improve graduation rates. Achieve Brown County's initiative builds on last year's progress where 53 studen...

 2019-07-23 21:02 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitar going up for auction...

LOS ANGELES — Her name was...

 2019-07-23 21:02 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Grandmother accused of leaving toddler in hot vehicle...

RACINE, Wis. - A Racine woman is accused of leaving her 3-year-old grandson in a hot vehicle while she shopped at the Dollar Tree. A criminal complaint says police were called when someone spotted the toddler in the vehicle with the windows up Friday when...

 2019-07-23 21:00 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Macy's pulls plates advocating against 'mom jeans' portion sizes...

(CNN) - Macy's may have bitten off more than it could chew. The retail giant announced late Sunday that it would pull a line of porcelain plates advocating for smaller portion sizes after a wave of criticism that began -- and ended -- on Twitter. The ...

 2019-07-23 20:54 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Madison police looking for man who broke into building near Olbrich Botanical Gardens...

MADISON, Wis. - The Burglary Crime Unit in the Madison Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man who broke into a City of Madison Parks' building near Olbrich Botanical Gardens. According to a release, the man broke in...

 2019-07-23 20:53 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Wisconsin panel OKs preserving 14,000 acres of forest land...

MADISON — More than 14,000 acres of forest land in northern Wisconsin would be preserved for public access and protected from development under a $4.3 million purchase approved Tuesday by the Legislature's budget committee....

 2019-07-23 20:51 

WLAX

[ La Crosse ]

Ohio State Fair Butter Sculpture honors Apollo 11 anniversary and more...

Your Tuesday afternoon agriculture update....

 2019-07-23 20:51 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Foster dad of near decapitated cat starts foster network, giving animals second chances...

MADISON, Wis. - A Native American tribe in Wisconsin is suing Enbridge Inc. in hopes of forcing the Canadian company to remove a key pipeline that runs through their reservation. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa filed the lawsuit Tuesday in fe...

 2019-07-23 20:50 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Sauk County committee approves Spring Green dog breeding facility...

A Sauk County committee unanimously approved the conditional use permit for a dog breeding facility in Spring Green after several hours of debate Tuesday. The facility, which is owned by Dr. Jill and Clinton Kane, would breed and sell beagles to be used f...

 2019-07-23 20:46 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Four people, two dogs displaced by overnight apartment fire...

MADISON, Wis. - Four people and two dogs were displaced by a fire early Tuesday morning. Firefighters were dispatched around 2:45 a. m. to an apartment along the 100 block of Kennedy Heights, on Madison's north side. Firefighters said the fire started...

 2019-07-23 20:42 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

UPS adds pickup spots at retailers, seeks to fly more drones...

NEW YORK — United Parcel Service Inc. is responding to the growth in online shopping and pressures for speedy delivery by seeking to expand its drone deliveries and adding thousands of new spots where customers can pick up packages....

 2019-07-23 20:39 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Police looking for teen accused of stealing car...

BRODHEAD, Wis. - The Brodhead Police Department is looking for a teen accused of stealing a car and possession of drugs. Police responded to the Stop-N-Go on the 2000 block of 1st Cedar Avenue for a report of possible drug activity Monday at 7:42 p. m. Wh...

 2019-07-23 20:37 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

MFD: Foam used to fight fires at utility substations not believed to contain PFAS...

MADISON, Wis. - The foam firefighters used to put out the fires Friday at substations for utility companies is not believed to have contained a group of chemicals compounds commonly known as PFAS. Assistant Chief of Support Services Michael Popovich said ...

 2019-07-23 20:35 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Lime scooters hit Milwaukee streets...

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Lime electric scooters have arrived on the streets of Milwaukee. According to news partner TMJ4, a fleet of 500 Lime scooters will be rolled out throughout the week. Mayor Tom Barrett said they'll be evenly spaced out between three a...

 2019-07-23 20:33 

WMSN

[ Madison ]

Dozen-plus guns stolen from North Sherman Avenue residence...

MADISON, Wis. - The son of a homeowner on Sherman Avenue reported more than 12 guns were missing from his father's house, a police report said. The father is out of town, so the son came by Monday to take out the trash and check on the residence. The ...

 2019-07-23 20:24 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Preserving more than 14,000 acres of forest land approved...

The Legislature's budget committee has approved spending more than $4 million to purchase more than 14,000 acres of forest land in northern Wisconsin under the state's stewardship program....

 2019-07-23 20:24 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Immigration operation touted by Trump nets 35 arrests...

The immigration enforcement operation touted by President Donald Trump that targeted more than 2,000 people resulted in 35 arrests, officials said Tuesday....

 2019-07-23 20:19 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

'They going to have to shoot me:' MPD releases video from officer-involved shooting near 84th and Congress...

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police on Tuesday, July 23 released body camera video from an officer-involved shooting that happened on June 8 near 84th and Congress. Javon Lewis, 34, was shot and wounded when police responded to a domestic violence call on that ...

 2019-07-23 20:11 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Senate approves bill to extend 9/11 victims fund...

WASHINGTON — The Senate gave final legislative approval Tuesday to a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. The 97-2 vote sends the bill to President Donald Trump, who is expected...

 2019-07-23 19:58 

WLUK

[ FOX Green Bay ]

Two men charged in fatal homemade canon explosion plead not guilty...

WAUPACA (WLUK) Two men charged in connection with the explosion of a homemade cannon which killed one of their friends pleaded not guilty Tuesday. Scott Mattes and Robert Mattes are each charged with homicide by negligent handling of an explosive for the ...

 2019-07-23 19:53 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Common Council committee approves resolution to make buying fireworks tougher...

MILWAUKEE -- A Milwaukee Common Council committee on Monday, July 22 unanimously approved legislation that would make it tougher for Milwaukee residents to purchase fireworks in Wisconsin. The resolution was approved by the Judiciary and Legislation Commi...

 2019-07-23 19:33 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Union Pacific's Big Boy No. 4014 steam locomotive stops in Butler Thursday, July 25...

https://youtu.be/qrqzaSDiM-A?rel=0 MILWAUKEE -- Union Pacific's Big Boy steam locomotive No. 4014 is touring the UP system in celebration of the railroad's 150th anniversary. The Big Boy locomotive will make a stop in Butler, Wisconsin on Thursday...

 2019-07-23 19:18 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Woman organizes benefit concert to raise $2.1M for toddler with rare disease...

PHOENIX -- An Arizona woman is trying to help raise more than $2 million to pay for a treatment that could save a toddler's life. Tracey Felten is organizing a benefit concert in Phoenix in August to help raise roughly $2.1 million....

 2019-07-23 19:10 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Sammy the bald eagle, unable to fly after being shot, is now the victim of a birdnapping...

QUOGUE, N.Y. -- The Quogue Wildlife Refuge in New York is one resident short after Sammy the bald eagle was stolen from his habitat. The federally protected bird was taken from his cage early July 16, the refuge said. The thief cut through two layers of f...

 2019-07-23 18:35 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

3 family members charged in connection to viral Disneyland brawl...

LOS ANGELES -- Two men and a woman face a slew of charges after a family dispute turned violent at Disneyland earlier this month, prosecutors said. The melee, which took place in the middle of Mickey's Toontown on July 5, was captured on a video that ...

 2019-07-23 18:32 

WSAW

[ Wausau ]

Antigo, Elcho, and Stevens Point to have electricity by late Thursday...

A spokeswoman for WPS/We Energies says power has been restored to more than 250,000 customers affected by the destructive storms....

 2019-07-23 18:20 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Horse punched, 4 deputies injured in drunken fight at county fair...

TURLOCK, Calif. - Four deputies were injured and a sheriff's horse was punched when a fight broke out during a busy night at the Stanislaus County Fair. Around 10 p.m....

 2019-07-23 18:15 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Decaying tanker near Yemeni coast threatens 'catastrophic explosion'...

YEMEN -- An abandoned tanker loaded with oil is threatening a major environmental disaster near the coast of Yemen, the United Nations has said, amid expert warnings of a...

 2019-07-23 18:12 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

2-year-old shoots himself with father's unattended gun, police say...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A 2-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital late Monday night, July 22 after he shot himself with his father's unattended gun, Metro Nashville Police said, according to WTVF. According to police, some K-9 officers were flagged down...

 2019-07-23 18:08 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

The day after storming Area 51, there's a plan to storm Loch Ness...

Inspired by the mock plan to storm Area 51, Scotland now has an event scheduled to definitively prove the existence of its own elusive creature: the Loch Ness monster. On Facebook, at least 21,000 people have RSVP'd to an event called...

 2019-07-23 18:06 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

FDA issues warning to CBD company for 'unsubstantiated' health claims...

WAKEFIELD, Mass. -- In a move to crack down on the marketing of cannabis-related products, the US Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning letter to the company Curaleaf for selling some unapproved cannabidiol products with...

 2019-07-23 17:57 

WITI

[ Milwaukee ]

Power restored to more than 250K WPS, We Energies customers affected by storms...

SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN -- We Energies announced Tuesday, July 23 that they have restored power to more than 250,000 WPS and We Energies customers affected by the destructive storms that hit Wisconsin....

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