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You pick today's topic - Wednesday, July 15

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:10am
Every day on Live at 3:00, our What's Hot panel discusses the hottest topics with our anchors.

Middleton man falls off sailboat into Lake Michigan, dies at hospital

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 9:55am
A 62-year-old Middleton man died after falling into Lake Michigan Tuesday night

21-year-old man with Autism missing from Milwaukee

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 8:10am
MILWAUKEE -- A 21-year-old man from Milwaukee is missing.

South Milwaukee auto shop to be torn down

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 7:59am
The city of South Milwaukee is preparing to tear down a decades old auto-shop, possibly this week.

Charles Benson hits the campaign trail with Scott Walker

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 7:17am
Governor Walker is running a little bit behind this morning on his campaign tour. Walker tweeted his flight into Atlanta was diverted and he missed his flight to Charleston.

"Trumping" your cat is a thing

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 7:07am
The Donald is known for many things - his brash attitude, his self-promotion, his sense of style. And of course - the hair.

Pabst Brewery to make mystery announcement in Milwaukee

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 6:56am
MILWAUKEE -- A mystery announcement from Pabst Brewery is expected in just a few hours.

Silver Alert issued for 83-year-old Janesville man

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 6:33am
JANESVILLE -- A Silver Alert has been issued for an 83-year-old Janesville man.

Behind the scenes of "Back to the Future"

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 4:43am
The DeLorean. The hoverboards. The Flux capacitor.

Arena vote may be coming soon in WI Senate

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 4:08am
Jeff Mayers of stops by Wisconsin's Morning News to talk about the latest in the proposed downtown arena's movement in Madison.

Wisconsin AG sues feds over food stamp drug testing

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 8:12pm
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking a federal judge to declare that state budget provisions requiring food stamp recipients to undergo drug testing are legal.

WasteCap giving former convicts chance to demolish foreclosed homes, develop skills

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 7:40pm
MILWAUKEE -- A new program is putting some ex-convicts to work on demolishing foreclosed homes. The project also sells off what can be salvaged.

Racine woman upset with city's decision to make her take down flower pot

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 6:25pm
RACINE -- A Racine woman has taken issue with the city's decision to make her take down her flower pot.

Waukesha County Expo Center transforms from presidential launchpad to fair grounds

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 6:17pm
WAUKESHA -- 24 hours ago, Scott Walker was at the Waukesha County Expo Center announcing his run for president.

Gov. Scott Walker kicks off Nevada campaign

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 5:52pm
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is making his first stop in Nevada as a presidential candidate.

Purse snatcher caught on camera dragging Wauwatosa woman across parking lot

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 5:49pm
WAUWATOSA -- Serial purse snatchers are caught in the act, and Wauwatosa Police believe the same people are behind three recent robberies.

Senate close to public funding deal on Bucks arena plan

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 5:03pm
454 days after the new owners of the Bucks started the push for a $500 million arena, the Senate is close to taking a major step in making that a reality.

TODAY'S TMJ4, NBC26 airs Brett Favre specials, induction

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 3:53pm
It's the reunion seven-years in the waiting between the Packers and their record-setting quarterback. We'll have special programs all week.

WTMJ, Milwaukee Business Journal form partnership

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 2:46pm
MILWAUKEE -- On Tuesday, the Milwaukee Business Journal and WTMJ have announced a new partnership.