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Wisconsin: Hundreds of people gather in Waukesha for candlelight vigil

Hundreds of people gathered for a candlelight vigil in Waukesha, Wisconsin to remember those who lost their lives after being ploughed on Sunday’s Christmas parade. Darrell Edward Brooks Jr, 39, killed five people, aged between 52 and 81, and injured 48 others, including young children, in Waukesha. Waukesha police also said the incident was not […]

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North America’s oldest polar bear in human care euthanized due to old age, she was 36

The oldest polar bear in human care in North America died Friday, according to the Milwaukee County Zoo in Wisconsin. Snow Lilly “was humanely euthanized yesterday due to declining health,” the zoo announced Saturday on Facebook. She was 36 years old. The median life expectancy for a polar in human care is 23.4 years, according […]

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Milwaukee school fears kids would get ‘spoiled’ if they are fed free meals

A suburban Milwaukee school district is meeting to possibly reconsider opting out of a federally funded free meal program. The move met with widespread criticism from parents after school board members said they were concerned participating students would “become spoiled.” The Waukesha school board has planned a special meeting on Monday to further discuss its […]

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Shooting at suburban Mayfair Mall near Milwaukee leaves 8 injured

At least eight people were injured in a gunfire at a suburban mall near Milwaukee on Friday, according to Wauwatosa police. Investigators are working to identify a suspect in the shooting at Mayfair Mall, Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber said at a news confererence. “Preliminary statements from witnesses indicate that the shooter is a white […]