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Hernandez's 3-run homer lifts Dodgers past Brewers 5-3

Apr. 20, 2019 12:15 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Enrique Hernandez lined a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 on Friday night for their sixth consecutive win. Hernandez's home run, his fifth of the season, came on an 0-2 pitch from Brewers closer Josh Hader...

Charges dismissed in fatal Uber crash in Milwaukee

Apr. 19, 2019 8:24 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Charges have been dismissed against a Milwaukee teen accused in a crash last month that killed an Uber passenger. A Milwaukee County Circuit Court commissioner dismissed the case against 16-year-old Jesus Cardenas-Torres Thursday. He was charged with causing death and great bodily harm by...

Bellinger, Muncy, Urias lead Dodgers past Brewers 3-1

Apr. 19, 2019 12:32 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich chatted in the outfield after batting practice ended. Once Thursday's game started, the bats of the National League home run co-leaders kept the exchange going. Bellinger hit his 10th home run, Max Muncy also went deep, and Julio Urias struck out a...

Booker in Wisconsin Tuesday

Apr. 18, 2019 9:21 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Sen. Cory Booker will be the fifth Democratic presidential contender to campaign in Wisconsin in advance of the 2020 election. Booker's campaign website says the New Jersey senator will hold a discussion on preventing gun violence in Milwaukee Tuesday. Four Democratic contenders have...

Antetokounpo leads Bucks past Pistons for 2-0 series lead

Apr. 18, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Saddled with early foul trouble and faced with an aggressive defensive scheme that kept him in check for the first two quarters, Giannis Antetokounmpo set the tone immediately in the second half. Antetokounmpo scored 13 of his 26 points in Milwaukee's big third quarter and the Bucks beat...

Pistons Griffin misses Game 2 against Bucks due to sore knee

Apr. 17, 2019 8:34 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Detroit Pistons say Blake Griffin will be out of the lineup for the second game of the team's first round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks. Griffin sat out Game 1 of the series with left knee soreness. The Pistons lost the opener by 35 points. He took part in light drills at...

Fox News to host town hall meeting with Amy Klobuchar

Apr. 17, 2019 8:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Amy Klobuchar agreed on Wednesday to become the second Democratic presidential candidate to hold a town hall meeting on Fox News Channel, and others are soon to follow. Sen. Bernie Sanders was the first to venture onto Fox this week. His Monday town hall reached 2.55 million viewers,...

Wacha, Cardinals cool off Yelich, beat Brewers 6-3

Apr. 17, 2019 6:07 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Michael Wacha effectively cooled off NL MVP Christian Yelich, and the St. Louis Cardinals finally broke through against the reigning division champs. Wacha slowed Yelich and pitched six solid innings, Matt Carpenter and Marcell Ozuna each went deep, and the Cardinals beat the Milwaukee...

The Latest: Kaul not restarting juvenile prison probe

Apr. 17, 2019 4:34 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Wisconsin juvenile prison investigation (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul says he is not going to launch a new investigation into Wisconsin's juvenile prison after a federal probe ended with no charges. Kaul was asked about the...

11-year-old girl struck by gunshot fired into a house

Apr. 17, 2019 7:19 AM EDT
MILWAUKEE (AP) — An 11-year-old girl has been struck by gunfire shot into a Milwaukee home. Police say a suspect fired multiple shots into the residence about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. The girl was hit by a bullet that penetrated a window. She was rushed to a hospital. She's expected to survive.