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  1. Wisconsin's same-sex marriage battle costs taxpayersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Wisconsin's attempt to ban same-sex marriages will cost taxpayers more than $1 million. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that an agreement announced Friday calls for the state to pay the American Civil Liberties Union, which represented eight gay and lesbian couples who sued to overturn Wisconsin's 2006 constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

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  2. Attempt to ban same-sex marriage will cost Wisconsin $1MRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that an agreement announced Friday calls for the state to pay the American Civil Liberties Union, which represented eight gay and lesbian couples who sued to overturn Wisconsin's 2006 constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

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  3. Waukesha County boy helps the hungry with annual food driveRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A ten-year-old Waukesha County boy has made it a mission to fill up the empty plates of those in need - it's an annual tradition that's Positively Milwaukee.

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  4. Airplane makes precautionary landing at Mitchell after crew reports 'odd smell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A Virgin America flight made a precautionary landing at General Mitchell International Airport Friday morning after the crew reported an "odd smell" on board. Pat Rowe, a spokesperson at Mitchell Airport, said the plane did not depart from Mitchell and was not destined for Milwaukee.

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  5. Driver flees after crashing into fire hydrant on Milwaukee's north sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Water was shooting 15 feet in the air and not only caused flooding, but caused a nearby fence to freeze over.

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  6. Prescription drug boxes installed around Milwaukee to curb drug useRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    It's pretty simple and the best part is it's really convenient -- you can drop off unused or unwanted prescriptions 24 hours a day at multiple locations around the city. You can bring your medications to police districts 2 through 7 at any time of day or to the municpal court during regular business hours and leave them in new drop boxes that were recently installed.

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  7. TODAY'S TMJ4 veteran anchor Mike Jacobs to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    TODAY'S TMJ4 , Southeastern Wisconsin's NBC affiliate, announced today that anchor Mike Jacobs will retire at the end of May 2015. Jacobs is the longest-serving TV news anchor in the Milwaukee area.

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  8. 2 killed, 3 injured after stolen car crashes on Milwaukee's west sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Two people were killed and three people were injured after stolen car crashed on Milwaukee's west side Wednesday afternoon. "It's bad.

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  9. 5 teens arrested following police chase in Whitefish BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Five teenage suspects, ranging in age from 15 to 17-years-old, are in custody following a high-speed chase that ended in Whitefish Bay. The chase started in Brown Deer around 9 a.m. Wednesday after a someone reported seeing two unknown vehicles parked in their neighbor's driveway and a group of people removing items from the house.

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  10. Wells Fargo cuts 1,000 jobs in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The company will be closing their West Parkland Home Lending Servicing facility in Milwaukee in July due to shifting customer needs and market dynamics, according to a company spokesperson.

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  11. Man dies following hit-and-run on Milwaukee's northwest sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Milwaukee police are searching for the driver who hit and killed a man on the city's northwest side Wednesday morning. Family members said 61-year-old Aden Ahmed was walking to work at the Goodwill at 91st Street and Fond du Lac Avenue when he was hit at a crosswalk.

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  12. Thieves steal donation trailer on Milwaukee's south sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    "The thing that we're looking at now is we need that trailer to do those monthly giveaways. We need it to do the events that we hold," said Richard Schwoegle with Faith Builders International.

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  13. Police union: Manney's case may wind up in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The Milwaukee Police union is suggesting this case could wind up in court. Steve Chamraz was live outside union headquarters with reaction from the union and the chief.

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  14. City leaders, police officials react to panel's decision to uphold Manney's firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Police Chief Ed Flynn thanked the Fire and Police Commission for upholding his decision to fire Manney.

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  15. Billboards aim to curb violence in MilwaukeeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The organization's mission is to employ black teenagers. Last summer 100 teens worked on a community garden near 9th and Ring streets in Milwaukee.

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  16. Day 5 of Manney appeal begins at 1:30 p.m. MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The former Milwaukee police officer was fired after shooting and killing Dontre Hamilton in Red Arrow Park last April.

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  17. Justices turn away challenge to Wisconsin voter ID lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    The Supreme Court on Monday turned away a challenge to Wisconsin's voter identification law, after having blocked the state from requiring photo IDs in November's general election. The justices' action means the state is free to impose the voter ID requirement in future elections, and is further evidence that the court put the law on hold last year only because the election was close at hand and absentee ballots already had been mailed with no notification of the need to present photo IDs.

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  18. Rabbis sound alarm after deadly Sabbath fire in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    A day after a deadly fire killed seven children in Brooklyn , rabbis across the country and here in Milwaukee are urging congregants to ensure fire safety in their homes and synagogues. "There are no words to describe it, it hits very close to home," said Rabbi Yisroel Lein, leader of the Chabad of the East Side congregation.

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  19. Officer Manney takes the stand in his appeal hearingRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    In one of the most highly anticipated testimonies in the appeals case for Officer Christopher Manney, he spoke out for the first time from the witness stand about the day he shot and killed Dontre Hamilton while in the line of duty. Manney went through the chain of evetns that led to a pat-down of Dontre Hamilton, and described the "heightened awareness" he went through after observing his behavior.

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  20. Military homecoming surprise at Admirals gameRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    Andros and John Gabrysiak thought they were being honored as hometown heroes. The two teen brothers made plenty of sacrifices and moved nine different times - wherever their dad was stationed.

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