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Milwaukee students have been learning remotely. How long will it go on?"After three or four months of this, you might see students just start to like go into this slump again about 'I'm not getting up and doing this this morning,'" teacher Joyce Peoples said.
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Pence touts Supreme Court pick at Wisconsin rallyVice President Mike Pence defended President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court and his response to the coronavirus pandemic at an outdoor rally Tuesday in a conservative Milwaukee..
7 shot outside Wisconsin funeral homeSeven people were shot and wounded Wednesday in an apparent drive-by shooting outside a Milwaukee funeral home. (Sept. 30)
7 people wounded in shooting at Milwaukee funeral homeAll seven victims are in stable condition, according to police.
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Wisconsin: Milwaukee tries to reverse a troubling trend in voter registration.
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Across America, suburbs are tilting for Biden. Except Milwaukee’s.The predominantly white neighborhoods outside Wisconsin’s largest city, among the nation’s most racially segregated suburbs, could be a key part of President Trump’s narrowing path to..
Pizza Delivery Man Fired Over BLM Mask, Gets Disorderly Conduct TicketA pizza delivery man got a double whammy -- getting fired over his Black Lives Matter mask and then getting cited by cops over what happened when he was fired. The incident went down in Milwaukee,..
Miami Heat take down top seed Milwaukee Bucks to advance to NBA Eastern Conference finalThe Miami Heat eliminated the Bucks with a 103-94 victory in Game 5 on Tuesday, as Milwaukee played without star Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo leaves Game 4 vs. Heat after reinjuring ankleGiannis Antetokounmpo was ruled out of the rest of Game 4 vs. Miami after the Milwaukee star landed awkwardly on his right foot in the second quarter.
Jacob Blake records video from his Wisconsin hospital bed: Life can change in an instantJacob Blake delivered the minute-long video from his hospital bed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Woman's death draws attention to controversy over ambulance diversionsA Milwaukee woman's death is drawing attention to the controversy surrounding what's known as ambulance diversions. Investigative reporter John Diedrich from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel joins CBSN..
What we know about Jacob BlakeThe shooting set-off angry protests in the city of Kenosha, which is located 40 miles north of Milwaukee.
'We're coming in hot': Milwaukee marchers faced gunfire, found love on their 750-mile walk to DCThey faced arrests and gunfire on their 750-mile march to Washington, D.C. After Jacob Blake's shooting, their journey is more crucial than ever.
750 mile march marks the anniversary of MLK Jr's 'I Have A Dream Speech'This group is marching 750 miles from Milwaukee to arrive in Washington DC on the 57th anniversary of MLK's "I Have A Dream" speech.
Bucks boycott Game 5 against Magic to protest Jacob Blake shooting, racial injusticeIn historic move, Milwaukee players and staff did not take the court before pregame warm-ups and Orlando players left the court shortly thereafter.
Protests continue for a second night in Wisconsin after police shoot Black man in the backThe shooting of yet another Black man by police officers has sparked outrage across the country and led to two straight days of clashes between protesters and police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The victim,..
29-year-old Black man in Wisconsin hospital after being shot in the back by policeAn investigation is underway after cellphone video shows police in Kenosha, Wisconsin shooting a Black man in the back. The 29-year-old victim, Jacob Blake, is currently being treated in a Milwaukee..
The Phantom-Limb Democratic ConventionMilwaukee is the titular site of the Democratic National Convention, defined less by what is happening inside the Wisconsin Center than what is not.
Pence visits Wisconsin, wonders where Biden isVice President Mike Pence poked fun at Democrats on Wednesday for canceling their in-person national convention in Milwaukee in favor of a virtual gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Aug...
Senator Baldwin: "Wisconsin voters are very aware of President Trump's failures"President Trump made a campaign stop in Wisconsin on Monday where he continued his attacks on Democrats as they kicked off the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee. Wisconsin Senator Tammy..
Milwaukee to get drop boxes for absentee ballotsMilwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett says the city is installing more than a dozen drop boxes to make it easier for voters to drop off their absentee ballots before Election Day, calling it the "right thing to..
Milwaukee loses a mega-event: ‘No Brewers, no Bucks, no convention.’
Smaller DNC a 'gut punch' for MilwaukeeThe Democratic Convention was to bring 50,000 people and $250 million to the Milwaukee area economy. Now, the convention is nearly entirely online due to the coronavirus, dashing the hopes of local..
Milwaukee’s Lost Mega-Event: ‘It’s the Ghost Convention Now’The Democratic convention starts Monday. But none of the leading participants will be in Milwaukee, the host city. Hotels there were closed and the bars of America’s most beer-loving city were eerily..
Milwaukee protest leaders arrested in Indiana during march to Washington, D.C.An Indiana state trooper told protest leaders Frank "Nitty" Sensabaugh and Tory Lowe that the marchers were blocking traffic.
Democratic National Convention begins in a week but Biden won't go in personJoe Biden will not travel to the site of the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee to accept the nomination next week. Bill Glauber, a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, joined CBSN's..
Milwaukee police chief demoted after questions over use of tear gas, pepper spray at protestsThe move came two weeks after Alfonso Morales was ordered to publicly account for why the department used tear gas during the recent civil unrest.
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'Thirty miles a day': They're walking 750 miles to arrive in DC on 57th anniversary of MLK's 'I Have A Dream' speechThe march, which hopes to bring awareness to racial inequity and police brutality, began Tuesday in Milwaukee with about 20 people.
3 cases of COVID-19 detected among workers who sought access to Democratic convention site in MilwaukeeConvention organizers said those positive tests are not what trigger Wednesday's announcement that speakers, including Joe Biden, would not be traveling to Milwaukee.
Trump considers giving acceptance speech from White House, raising legal questionsDemocrats and Republicans are still making major changes to their national convention plans due to the coronavirus. Joe Biden will no longer travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic nomination...
Biden announces shake-up to convention as President Trump mulls moving speech to White HouseJoe Biden's campaign said Wednesday the former vice president will now accept the Democratic nomination in his home state of Delaware, instead of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The change comes as President..
Biden won't be traveling to Milwaukee for convention"I think it's the right thing to do," Biden said Wednesday. "I've wanted to set an example as to how we should respond individually to this crisis."
Milwaukee mayor: Biden won't accept nomination hereMilwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett has confirmed that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will not travel to the Wisconsin city to accept his party's White House nomination because of concerns over..
Biden skips Dem's Milwaukee nominating conventionJoe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a move to a convention that..
Biden no longer traveling to Milwaukee to accept Democratic nominationThe convention will have invited speakers appear remotely from their home states.
Joe Biden won't travel to Milwaukee for 2020 DNC because of coronavirus concernsCiting concerns over coronavirus, orgnaizers announced Wednesday that speakers for the convention will no longer travel to Milwaukee.
CBS News investigation finds Milwaukee plant employee returned to work with COVID-19 and diedEmployees at a Milwaukee engine plant are working without any coronavirus guidelines and one employee has died from the virus. Nancy Cordes reports.
Friday's Cardinals-Brewers game in Milwaukee postponed after St. Louis player tests positive for COVID-19Friday's game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers has been postponed after a member of the Cardinals tested positive.
Democrats set schedule for Aug. 17-20 national convention in MilwaukeeDemocrats will meet for two hours nightly when they stage their national convention next month in Milwaukee.
Wisconsin US attorney releases info about agentsThe U.S. attorney in Milwaukee is trying to quell concerns about federal agents headed there, saying they will work side-by-side with task forces long-term and not break up protests. The effort will..
Federal agents and officers head to Detroit, Cleveland, Milwaukee as Operation Legend expandsThe expansion comes as state and local officials, drawing from the unrest in Portland, are increasingly skeptical of federal deployments to their cities.
Police departments withdraw from security agreements for Democratic convention, some citing directive on crowd munitionsSome of departments cited orders to Milwaukee's police chief to cease the use of tear gas and pepper spray during demonstrations.