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# wisconsin - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Man charged with five homicide counts in Wisconsin Christmas parade crash
# Charges
# Charges

Man charged with five homicide counts in Wisconsin Christmas parade crash

Updated Nov 23rd 2021, 10:50 PM 23,479 Views 18 Comments

Authorities say 62 people were injured, and a child died this evening, bringing the total number who have died to six.

# wisconsin - Monday 22 November, 2021

Police to charge driver with 'intentional homicide' after five killed at US Christmas parade
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Police to charge driver with 'intentional homicide' after five killed at US Christmas parade

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 7:55 PM 106,734 Views 48 Comments
  • At least five people have died and 48 people have been injured.
  • Police had initially investigated whether the suspect was fleeing police when he drove into the parade - but is being charged with intentional homicide.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

No verdict reached after first day of deliberations by Kyle Rittenhouse jury
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

No verdict reached after first day of deliberations by Kyle Rittenhouse jury

Nov 17th 2021, 7:03 AM 18,077 Views 0 Comments

He faces life in prison if convicted as charged for using a semi-automatic rifle to kill two men and wound a third.

# wisconsin - Thursday 11 November, 2021

US teen accused of shooting three men during Kenosha protests says he was under attack
# Kyle Rittenhouse
# Kyle Rittenhouse

US teen accused of shooting three men during Kenosha protests says he was under attack

Nov 11th 2021, 8:35 AM 29,154 Views 0 Comments

Kyle Rittenhouse gave evidence about the shootings in Wisconsin.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

No police officers charged over shooting of African American Jacob Blake
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

No police officers charged over shooting of African American Jacob Blake

Jan 5th 2021, 10:03 PM 23,409 Views 51 Comments

The shooting sparked protests in the US.

# wisconsin - Friday 11 December, 2020

Wisconsin judge rules against Trump lawsuit seeking to overturn Biden win in state
# US Election
# US Election

Wisconsin judge rules against Trump lawsuit seeking to overturn Biden win in state

Dec 11th 2020, 6:21 PM 30,909 Views 24 Comments

Joe Biden won the state by about 20,600 votes.

# wisconsin - Monday 23 November, 2020

Police arrest 15-year-old boy over Wisconsin mall shooting
# Milwaukee
# Milwaukee

Police arrest 15-year-old boy over Wisconsin mall shooting

Nov 23rd 2020, 7:05 AM 24,919 Views 16 Comments

The name of the suspect has not been released, and authorities did not announce any charges.

# wisconsin - Friday 20 November, 2020

US police respond to shooting with 'multiple victims' at mall in Wisconsin
# Wauwatosa
# Wauwatosa

US police respond to shooting with 'multiple victims' at mall in Wisconsin

Nov 20th 2020, 10:29 PM 39,549 Views 22 Comments

Officers reportedly responded to the incident at 3pm local time.

# wisconsin - Friday 18 September, 2020

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin
# Trump
# Trump

Trump heats up culture wars as he appeals to voters in Wisconsin

Sep 18th 2020, 10:17 AM 25,728 Views 69 Comments

Trump has hinged his election campaign on core supporters rather than focusing on winning over a narrow slice of undecided voters.

# wisconsin - Sunday 6 September, 2020

'Nothing but pain': Jacob Blake speaks out for first time since Wisconsin police shooting
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

'Nothing but pain': Jacob Blake speaks out for first time since Wisconsin police shooting

Sep 6th 2020, 6:37 PM 29,666 Views 0 Comments

In a video from his hospital bed he said: “It hurts to breathe, it hurts to sleep, it hurts to move from side to side, it hurts to eat.”

# wisconsin - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes
# Never Mind The Ballots
# Never Mind The Ballots

Donald Trump weighs in again to question reliability of mail-in votes

Sep 3rd 2020, 10:40 PM 17,244 Views 24 Comments

Democratic nominee Joe Biden has met the family of Jacob Blake, who was shot by a white police officer.

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha
# Presidential Election
# Presidential Election

Biden says campaign raised record-breaking $364 million in August as Democratic nominee heads to Kenosha

Sep 3rd 2020, 7:03 AM 17,749 Views 42 Comments

His campaign has called it “the best month of online fundraising in American political history.”.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin
# Kenosha
# Kenosha

Trump describes protesters as 'domestic terrorists' during visit to Wisconsin

Sep 1st 2020, 10:31 PM 30,515 Views 96 Comments

The city of Kenosha has been the scene of demonstrations since the shooting of Jacob Blake last week.

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha

Sep 1st 2020, 8:18 AM 48,084 Views 0 Comments

Three people were shot during the protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

# wisconsin - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Facebook admits 'operational mistake' over posts about Wisconsin protests
# Mark Zuckerberg
# Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook admits 'operational mistake' over posts about Wisconsin protests

Aug 29th 2020, 7:10 PM 34,015 Views 43 Comments

The page for the “Kenosha Guard” violated Facebook’s policies and had been flagged, Zuckerberg said

# wisconsin - Friday 28 August, 2020

Handcuffs attaching paralysed police shooting victim Jacob Blake to his hospital bed removed
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Handcuffs attaching paralysed police shooting victim Jacob Blake to his hospital bed removed

Aug 28th 2020, 10:28 PM 58,278 Views 138 Comments

Jacob Blake cannot move from the waist down after being shot seven times in the back.

# wisconsin - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches
# Jacob Blake
# Jacob Blake

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches

Aug 27th 2020, 3:18 PM 15,454 Views 0 Comments

Jacob Blake was shot seven times by a police officer in Wisconsin on Sunday.

Police officer in Jacob Blake shooting named as protests continue
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Police officer in Jacob Blake shooting named as protests continue

Aug 27th 2020, 7:00 AM 18,914 Views 101 Comments

It comes after a white 17-year-old police admirer was arrested over the killing of two people gunned down during a third night of protests in the US.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Two people shot dead in Wisconsin protests after police shooting of black man
# Jacob Blake
# Jacob Blake

Two people shot dead in Wisconsin protests after police shooting of black man

Aug 26th 2020, 1:22 PM 26,520 Views 142 Comments

One victim was shot in the head and another in the chest just before midnight yesterday.

Man ‘not likely to walk again after police shooting’ in Wisconsin
# Jacob Blake
# Jacob Blake

Man ‘not likely to walk again after police shooting’ in Wisconsin

Aug 26th 2020, 6:56 AM 29,361 Views 106 Comments

The shooting of Jacob Blake on Sunday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, apparently in the back, was captured on phone video.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Jacob Blake: Father says son shot 'eight times' by police is 'paralysed from the waist down'
# United States
# United States

Jacob Blake: Father says son shot 'eight times' by police is 'paralysed from the waist down'

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 5:55 PM 38,796 Views 65 Comments

Protests broke out in the city of Kenosha after 29-year-old Jacob Blake was shot.

# wisconsin - Monday 24 August, 2020

Protests erupt in Wisconsin after US police shoot black man in back
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Protests erupt in Wisconsin after US police shoot black man in back

Aug 24th 2020, 7:46 PM 34,589 Views 81 Comments

The man was airlifted to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee and was in serious condition.

# wisconsin - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Court overturning of Wisconsin governor’s lockdown hailed by Donald Trump
# United States
# United States

Court overturning of Wisconsin governor’s lockdown hailed by Donald Trump

May 14th 2020, 8:08 PM 50,013 Views 92 Comments

Some bars in the key election state opened to customers after a judge struck down the stay-at-home order.

# wisconsin - Saturday 21 December, 2019

'I am innocent': Making A Murderer offender Brendan Dassey has pardon bid rejected
# Netflix
# Netflix

'I am innocent': Making A Murderer offender Brendan Dassey has pardon bid rejected

Dec 21st 2019, 1:20 PM 42,270 Views 39 Comments

He will be eligible for parole in 2048.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

School guard in US rehired after being fired for repeating n-word while telling student not to say it
# Racial Slur
# Racial Slur

School guard in US rehired after being fired for repeating n-word while telling student not to say it

Oct 22nd 2019, 5:42 PM 18,148 Views 36 Comments

The school district has said it has a zero-tolerance policy on employees using racial slurs.

# wisconsin - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Wisconsin man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old and killing her parents
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Wisconsin man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old and killing her parents

May 25th 2019, 10:27 AM 15,926 Views 31 Comments

Jake Patterson (21) pleaded guilty to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping.

# wisconsin - Thursday 28 March, 2019

US man pleads guilty to kidnapping girl and killing her parents
# Jayme Closs
# Jayme Closs

US man pleads guilty to kidnapping girl and killing her parents

Mar 28th 2019, 2:04 PM 22,914 Views 0 Comments

The 13-year-old victim was held captive in a remote cabin for three months.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Wisconsin school ends cheerleading awards for best breasts and bum
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

Wisconsin school ends cheerleading awards for best breasts and bum

Feb 20th 2019, 9:50 PM 42,530 Views 57 Comments

You just can’t be at that nonsense.

# wisconsin - Friday 11 January, 2019

13-year-old girl who went missing after parents were killed in October found alive hour from her home
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

13-year-old girl who went missing after parents were killed in October found alive hour from her home

Jan 11th 2019, 8:09 AM 53,698 Views 22 Comments

The Barron County Sheriff’s Department said on its Facebook page that Jayme Closs has been located.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'The guys would like continuity' - Padraig Harrington open to captaining Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup 'for the good of the team'
# O Captain My Captain
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# O Captain My Captain

'The guys would like continuity' - Padraig Harrington open to captaining Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup 'for the good of the team'

Oct 3rd 2018, 12:00 PM 23,039 Views 10 Comments

The Dubliner said that Team Europe would benefit from continuity following their success at Le Golf National last weekend.

# wisconsin - Monday 25 June, 2018

US Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal by Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

US Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal by Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer

Jun 25th 2018, 5:52 PM 34,407 Views 37 Comments

Dassey was 16 years old when he confessed to authorities that he had joined his uncle in a murder.

# wisconsin - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Three dead in the US after spread of synthetic cannabis laced with rat poison
# Chicago
# Chicago

Three dead in the US after spread of synthetic cannabis laced with rat poison

Apr 14th 2018, 11:00 AM 14,082 Views 61 Comments

A number of other people have also been hospitalised by the contaminated drug, with symptoms such as coughing up blood and internal bleeding.

# wisconsin - Friday 2 February, 2018

Girl (15) sentenced to 40 years in mental hospital for stabbing friend to appease fictional 'Slender Man'
# Slender Man
# Slender Man

Girl (15) sentenced to 40 years in mental hospital for stabbing friend to appease fictional 'Slender Man'

Feb 2nd 2018, 7:51 AM 42,624 Views 32 Comments

A judge ordered the sentence yesterday, explaining his decision as “an issue of community protection”.

# wisconsin - Friday 8 December, 2017

Major setback for Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey as court decides he must stay jailed
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Major setback for Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey as court decides he must stay jailed

Dec 8th 2017, 10:48 PM 32,729 Views 34 Comments

It wasn’t immediately clear if Dassey’s legal team would appeal to the US Supreme Court.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Steven Avery denied a request for a new trial
# Making A Murderer
# Making A Murderer

Steven Avery denied a request for a new trial

Oct 4th 2017, 10:20 AM 24,395 Views 31 Comments

Avery’s conviction was the subject of a popular Netflix documentary.

# wisconsin - Friday 15 September, 2017

Girl in US accused of stabbing classmate to please character had 'swirled into madness'
# Slender Man
# Slender Man

Girl in US accused of stabbing classmate to please character had 'swirled into madness'

Sep 15th 2017, 10:41 PM 24,109 Views 0 Comments

The victim barely survived her injuries.

# wisconsin - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Girl pleads guilty to stabbing friend 19 times in attack inspired by 'Slender Man'
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Girl pleads guilty to stabbing friend 19 times in attack inspired by 'Slender Man'

Aug 22nd 2017, 6:31 PM 37,814 Views 0 Comments

Anissa Weier, who was 12 years old at the time, has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of attempted second-degree homicide.

# wisconsin - Friday 4 August, 2017

'Hero' British hacker arrested in US on charges of creating software to attack banks
# Marcus Hutchins
# Marcus Hutchins

'Hero' British hacker arrested in US on charges of creating software to attack banks

Aug 4th 2017, 7:40 AM 16,391 Views 0 Comments

Marcus Hutchins had previously been hailed as a hero for thwarting the ‘WannaCry’ ransomware onslaught on countries worldwide in May 2017.

# wisconsin - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Prisoner dehydration death erupts into US scandal
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Prisoner dehydration death erupts into US scandal

May 3rd 2017, 7:46 AM 22,701 Views 45 Comments

The details of Terrill Thomas’s death have sparked national outrage.

# wisconsin - Monday 10 April, 2017

Massive manhunt for 'highly dangerous' man who posted manifesto to Trump
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Massive manhunt for 'highly dangerous' man who posted manifesto to Trump

Apr 10th 2017, 8:47 AM 41,164 Views 35 Comments

Joseph Jakubowski is considered armed and highly dangerous.

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