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Nicki Minaj complains about losing a Grammy to Bon Iver in 2012. Twitter had some thoughts.

Minaj brought up the snub to reinforce a long-held complaint that the Grammys frequently snub worthy Black artists.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Nicki Minaj, Religion, Grammys, Bon Iver, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Minaj


Bon Iver among 2021 Grammy nominees from Wisconsin

Other nominees from Wisconsin up for Grammys include "American Utopia" guitarist Angie Swan and Snarky Puppy co-founder Mike "Maz" Maher.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Wisconsin, Bon Iver, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, American Utopia, Angie Swan, Mike Maz Maher


Bon Iver among 2020 Grammy nominees from Wisconsin

Other nominees from Wisconsin up for Grammys include "American Utopia" guitarist Angie Swan and Snarky Puppy co-founder Mike "Maz" Maher.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Wisconsin, Bon Iver, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, American Utopia, Angie Swan, Mike Maz Maher


At the movies in Milwaukee: 'The Croods' sequel joins Oscar contenders 'Mank' and 'Sound of Metal'

Say one thing for the pandemic: It's changed how movie theaters fill their screens. This week, two Oscar contenders, one heading to Netflix, open.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Milwaukee, Religion, Netflix, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mank, Sound of Metal


Charlie Berens, the 'Manitowoc Minute' guy, has made a hilarious album with Horseshoes & Hand Grenades' Adam Greuel

Their album "Unthawed" includes such Wisconsin-inspired gems as "Ope Nope," "Goin' Up Nort'" and "Supper Club Shuffle."          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Charlie Berens, Adam Greuel


Packers' Marquez Valdes-Scantling says he received death threats after costly fumble

Packers wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling, whose fumble in OT led to a 34-31 loss to the Colts, tweeted that he had received death threats.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Colts, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Marquez Valdes Scantling


Trump Lawyer Tries To Toss Out His Own Vote In Wisconsin Recount

Jim Troupis, one of the Trump campaign lawyers seeking to throw out tens of thousands of 2020 ballots in the 2020 election vote recount in two deeply blue Wisconsin counties, unveiled a head-scratching gambit on Sunday. As he was explaining to Wisconsin’s Dane County Board of Canvassers why in-person absentee ballots ought to be deemed illegal and thus invalidated, Troupis presented a list of those who had voted with those ballots-and then admitted he himself was one of the voters who had don...
Tags: Dane, News, Milwaukee, Joe Biden, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Journal Sentinel, Trump Campaign, Troupis, 2020 Election, Cristina Cabrera, George Christenson, Dane County Board of Canvassers, Jim Troupis


Attorney heading up Trump campaign's Wisconsin recount effort is seeking to throw out his own vote

Jim Troupis, the attorney leading President Donald Trump's recount effort in Wisconsin, voted illegally according to his own legal argument.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jim Troupis


Mayor’s Statement on Shooting in ‘Gun-Free’ Mall the Definition of Insanity

Mayor’s Statement on Shooting in ‘Gun-Free’ Mall the Definition of Insanity, iStock-490657417 U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Guns have no place in shopping malls or other places in which crowds of people gather. Mayfair has a strict no-gun policy,” Wauwatosa Mayor Dennis R. McBride declared Saturday in a statement about Friday’s Mayfair Mall shootings when eight people were injured. “If the shooter had complied with that policy, no one would have been hurt yesterday.” If only violent criminals w...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Virginia, Alabama, Ben Franklin, Brookfield, Mayfair, Resistance, McBride, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wauwatosa, David Codrea, James Sensenbrenner, Riverchase Galleria, Gun Rights News


Wisconsin police arrest 15-year-old boy for Mayfair Mall shooting, say 'bullets started flying' during altercation

While witnesses described the shooter as a white man in his 20s or 30s, Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber said the suspect is an Hispanic teenager.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mayfair Mall, Wauwatosa Police, Barry Weber


Shooting at Wisconsin mall leaves eight injured; police searching for gunman

Wauwatosa police say seven adults and one teenager were injured during the shooting, which took place Friday afternoon.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wauwatosa


Shooting at Wisconsin mall leaves eight injured; police searching for suspect

Wauwatosa police say seven adults and one teenager were injured during the shooting, which took place Friday afternoon.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wauwatosa


Active shooter reported at Mayfair mall, 8 injured and taken to hospital

A police officer at the front entrance of Froedtert Hospital said eight patients from the shooting at Mayfair mall have been transported there.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Mayfair, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Froedtert Hospital


Accused Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse released on $2 million bail

The 17-year-old accused of killing two protesters and injuring a third in Kenosha, Wisconsin — was released Friday afternoon.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Kenosha, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Kenosha Wisconsin, Kyle Rittenhouse


Where you can see Christmas movies on the big screen in Milwaukee, from 'Elf' to 'It's a Wonderful Life'

The blockbusters may not be under the tree this season, but Milwaukee's movie theaters are stuffing stockings with the usual bounty of Christmas movies.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Milwaukee, Religion, Elf, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Covid-19 at the Mink Farms

From The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Two Wisconsin mink farms under quarantine after more than 5,000 animals died from COVID-19 Two mink farms in Taylor County are under quarantine after animals in the facilities tested positive for ARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans. Between the two farms, more than 5,400 mink have died, said Kevin Hoffman, the public information officer for the state Division of Animal Health.  The virus was confirmed at the first farm in early ...
Tags: Pets, Wisconsin, Kevin Hoffman, Hoffman, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Taylor County, PBurns, Terrierman, COVID, Mink Farms, state Division of Animal Health


President Trump is seeking a recount in two Wisconsin counties, but what he's really doing is preparing for a lawsuit.

By pursuing the recount, Trump has given himself a vehicle for a lawsuit that would likely go before a judge by early December.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Trump campaign moves to seek partial recount of Wisconsin, hoping to overturn results

The Trump campaign says it will seek recounts in Dane and Milwaukee counties, Wisconsin's two most populous and liberal-leaning counties.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Dane, News, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Trump Camp Seeks Recounts In WI Counties With Largest Black Populations

The Trump campaign is seeking recounts in Wisconsin’s Milwaukee and Dane counties, which are home to the first and second largest Black populations in the state. The campaign announced the partial recount request shortly after the Wisconsin Election Commission indicated that it had received a $3 million wire transfer from the campaign. A recount of the entire state would have cost the cash-strapped campaign $7.9 million. In the state’s initial tally, Biden leads Trump in Wisconsin by more tha...
Tags: Dane, News, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Biden, Trump, Tierney Sneed, University Of Wisconsin, Dane County, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Trump Camp, Trump Campaign, Wisconsin Election Commission


'I wrote this for Wisconsin': Filmmaker finds homegrown inspiration for her new road comedy

Actor-turned-director Ryann Liebl draws from her Wisconsin roots for her first feature, "Mags and Julie Go on a Road Trip."          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Julie Go, Ryann Liebl


At the movies in Milwaukee: Oscar contenders 'Mank' and 'Sound of Metal,' plus Jackie Chan

Say one thing for the pandemic: It's changed how movie theaters fill their screens. This week, two Oscar contenders, one heading to Netflix, open.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Milwaukee, Religion, Netflix, Jackie Chan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mank


Wisconsin police officer who fatally shot three people in the last five years is resigning

Wauwatosa Police Officer Joseph Mensah, who had been suspended since July, is resigning from the department.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wauwatosa, Joseph Mensah


Trump campaign would have to pay nearly $8 million for Wisconsin recount

President Donald Trump's campaign would have to pay nearly $8 million to start a recount in Wisconsin, a state he narrowly lost two weeks ago.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Voters drop lawsuit seeking to throw out presidential votes in Wisconsin's Democratic-leaning counties

The Wisconsin suit was dismissed the same day plaintiffs in Georgia, Michigan and Pennsylvania dropped their legal challenge seeking the same goal.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Georgia Michigan


There were scuffles when public health officials arrived to close down a Trump rally in Milwaukee for breaching coronavirus rule

A supporter of President Trump waves flags outside of McKenzie Arena, November 4, 2018 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Public health inspectors closed down a Trump rally in Milwaukee for breaching coronavirus rules, local media reported.  According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, a venue representative was pushed to the ground when he tried to get attendees to comply with social distancing rules.  The rally was one of several held across the US on Saturday by suppor...
Tags: Milwaukee, US, Trends, Fox, Washington Dc, News UK, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Trump, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee Wisconsin, Tom Porter, McKenzie Arena, Wisconsin GOP, Alioto, Wisconsin Republican Party


President-elect Joe Biden is summoning our better angels. Will we listen?

Joe Biden echoed other presidents who took power during times of national anxiety. It resembles Jerry Ford's "straight talk among friends."         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jerry Ford


No. 14 Wisconsin leaves no doubt in domination of Michigan

As they did last season, No. 14 Wisconsin jumped out to a 28-0 halftime lead en route to an easy victory against Michigan.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Michigan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Report: 5 investigations of Wisconsin officer who shot Blake

The white Kenosha, Wisconsin, police officer who shot a Black man in the back, leaving him paralyzed from the waist down, had been the the subject of five internal investigations since he joined the department in 2013. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that it has reviewed the personnel file of Officer Rusten Sheskey, who shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back on Aug. 23 while he and two other officers were trying to arrest him during a domestic disturbance. The records show Sheskey, n...
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Kenosha, Blake, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Kenosha Wisconsin, Jacob Blake, Rusten Sheskey, Sheskey


Don Felder, Big & Rich, Lzzy Hale, Joe Bonamassa and others playing Guitars For Vets' virtual Veterans Day concert

The free virtual concert, featuring 20 sets, streams Wednesday night on the Gibson Facebook page and LiveXLive streaming platform.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Don Felder, Rich Lzzy Hale Joe Bonamassa, Gibson Facebook


At the movies in Milwaukee: Lots of Oscar contenders, including Kate Winslet, Glenn Close, Amy Adams and ... Vince Vaughn?

There's been a lot of talk about the dearth of new movies in theaters. But you couldn't tell it from what's showing in Milwaukee theaters this week.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Milwaukee, Religion, Vince Vaughn, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Kate Winslet Glenn Close Amy Adams