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meadowlark lemon passed sunday at age 83

  Ex-Globetrotters Star Meadowlark Lemon Dies By john marshall, ap sports writer NY Daily News/Getty ImagesMeadowlark Lemon, left, teases #33 Bob Godsey of the Washington Generals on Feb. 15, 1975. 6K Shares Email Meadowlark Lemon, the “clown prince” of basketball’s barnstorming Harlem Globetrotters, whose blend of hook shots and humor brought joy to millions of […]

Holiday Food/Product/Service Giveaways

On Thursday November 19th there will be a truck located with Thanksgiving baskets for the community at the Walgreens parking lot on Hampton and Hopkins. This give a way will start at 8:00AM. _____________________________________________ Free Blankets for Babies This thanksgiving season the Owners of Discount Dollar located at 7835 West Burleigh want to make sure […]

Amber Alert cancelled: Three-year-old girl found SAFE, suspect in custody, SUV recovered

by Deandra Corinthios MILWAUKEE — An Amber Alert was issued on Sunday night, November 15th for a critically missing three-year-old girl — who went missing when the SUV she was in was stolen on the city’s north side. Police said shortly after 11:00 p.m., the Amber Alert had been CANCELLED, and the girl was FOUND […]

Missouri football players show the power of unity through boycott

Nathan Fenno Contact Reporter Los Angeles Times Until the late-night tweet over the weekend announcing a boycott by dozens of University of Missouri football players, efforts to oust President Tim Wolfe because of racial tension at the campus in Columbia, Mo., received scant attention. The unusual pledge by the football players to skip all team […]

House elects Paul Ryan as the next speaker

October 29, 2015, by Eryn Taylor and CBS News Wire, WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday morning elected Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, as the next speaker of the House. Ryan, 45, who was nominated by Republicans a day earlier, received 236 votes on the floor. The nine-term congressman needed 218 votes to win the election. […]

Biden Won’t Seek Democratic Nomination, Clearing Clinton’s Path

Bloomberg – By Margaret Talev Vice President Joe Biden won’t seek the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, ending months of deliberation and speculation and clearing the path for Hillary Clinton. The long process of grieving over the death of his son Beau has closed the window on any chance of mounting a presidential campaign, Biden […]

Milwaukee Bucks player John Henson alleges racial discrimination at Whitefish Bay jewelry store

By Jeff Rumage –  Whitefish Bay Now Oct. 20, 2015 12:10 p.m. Whitefish Bay – Milwaukee Bucks player John Henson claims he was the victim of racial discrimination at a Whitefish Bay jewelry store Monday. In this Instagram post, the 6-foot, 11-inch center/forward said he went to Schwanke-Kasten Jewelry, 417 E. Silver Spring Dr. during regular […]

Gunman opens fire at Oregon community college, killing 7

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least seven people and wounding 20, authorities said. The shooting happened at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, about 180 miles south of Portland. The local fire district advised people via Twitter to stay away from the school. State police […]

Scott Walker steps down, but not without aiming a final insult at Donald Trump

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker‘s White House aspirations ended Monday, as the struggling candidate announced plans to leave the race for GOP nominee at Madison’s Edgewater Hotel. “I believe it’s time for me to lead by helping to clear the GOP field,” Walker said, citing his faith and Biblical examples of leadership. In the brief public […]

Three-time NBA MVP Moses Malone dies at age 60

Three-time NBA MVP and Pro Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone died Sunday in Norfolk, Virginia, at the age of 60. The Virginia medical examiner’s office said Monday that Malone died of natural causes, listing the cause of death as hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Det. Jeffrey Scott of the Norfolk Police Department confirmed that Malone […]