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tv   Todays TMJ4 News Live at 1230PM  NBC  August 26, 2016 12:30pm-1:01pm CDT

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thanks for thanks for joining us th afternoon. i'm vince vitrano. if you're just joining us-- here's a look at your top stories today. steven avery's at notified the wisconsin court of appeals she is seeking additional dna tests... and is looking for new evidence. in a motion just filed today... kathleen zellner asked the court to put avery's appeal on hold... while she pursues this new evidence. the chicago- based lawyer told the court "the results of the requested testing could result in mr. avery's conviction being conviction being overturned." avery and his nephew brendan dassey were both convicted in 2007 for the murder of freelance photographer teresa halbach.dassey's conviction was recently overturned by a
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governor scott walker is promising 4-point-5 million for job creation and to clean up blighted property in the sherman park neighborhood. community leaders say frustration over unemployment and economic disparities underlie the violence and destruction of property that rocked sherman park for two nights following the aug. 13 killing of sylville smith. west allis police department is recruiting new officers. the department is reaching out to people without prior law enforcement experience. the starting salary is roughly 50 thousand recruits do not need a college degree... instead just sixty college credits--- and graduate from the police academy. last evening and this morning were beautiful with lows near 60 in milwaukee and mid 50s inland under a clear sky and a light breeze. today is another perfect day with sunshine, low humidity and highs in the is a top 10 weather day. clouds increase tonight with scattered t'showers after
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a virginia t-v station is remembering the lives of a reporter and photographer murdered during a live broadcast last year. w-d-
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year anniversary of the deaths of alison parker and adam ward. their former co-worker... shot and killed the two journalists then later turned the gun on himself.a memorial has also been set up outside the station's entrance. another milwaukee family is planning to bury a toddler police say a 2-year-old was found unresponsive thursday at 13th and finn. we are told the child was being put down for a nap by his mom.officials say this is the ?third two- year-old to die in the city within the last ten days. wiscsi struggled more with economic recovery than larger cities since the big recession of 2008-2009--- that's according to a new study. municipal property taxes have increased point-eight percent between 2011 and 2014, as state aid decreased 12-point-8 percent. milwaukee plans to begin offering early voting on october 10th along with extended evening and weekend hours. the executive director of the city's election commission made than announcement yesterday.neil albrecht says the plan may be
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offer early voting for four weeks between october 10th and november 4th. a new test for diabetes could be in stores soon... thanks to two south carolina researchers looking for to help those suffering in third world countries.a bio-engineering professor created a coated paper tab called "life tab." the idea... is a drop of blood will turn it colors.a mobile app takes a picture of the tab... and produces a reading of the color. "we're hoping by min affordable... we will get people to better monitor." there's also a version for your pet. "vet-tab" uses your pet's saliva.accessible diagnostics hopes to have "vet tab" on shelves by 20-17... and "life tab" by 20-18. the f-d-a now wants all donated blood in the u-s to be screened for the zika virus. testing is already underway in puerto rico and areas in florida ... where there have been outbreaks of the mosquito-
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the expanded screening will ensure that safe blood is available for anyone who need a transfusion. some good news regarding the zika virus. officials from the world health organization say that so far ... there are no confirmed cases of the illness in spectators, athletes or anyone associated with the rio olympics.but because the virus has a one week incubation period -- it is possible a few cases may still occur. the milwaukee bucks will soon have a new state of the art practice and training facility and to a new health center in the downtown area.the froedtert and medical college of wisconsin sports science center will be located at the corner of 6th street and juneau. it will serve as the hub for some athletic performance research and player care. as a coach it can only help. you keep the guys on the floor keep them healthy havve the best int he world help us win ball games as a coach your judged on winning and hopefully that will help us
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in addition to the new training facility, froedtert will develop 37 thousand square feet into a medical building with the emphasis on primary care, orthopedic care and sports word on the total cost of the project or how many jobs this will bring to the downtown area. the space-x dragon spacecraft made its way back to earth today after staying at the international space station for more than a month. the commercial resupply mission successfully brought three- thsa hardware, and tools to the i-s-s.the space-x dragon splash-downed near baja, california. still ahead - we'll get a look at the markets this afternoon... and festival season still in full swing. the four events happening this weekend, including one for
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russ feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message. narrator: listen to senator johnson on student loans: ron johnson: it's just kinda free money, young people don't really, necessarily understand finance. narrator: what senator johnson doesn't understand is, more than 800,000 wisconsinites have student loans. but he wants to eliminate
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kinda free money... narrator: with senator johnson, opportunity for middle class kids would disappear. ron johnson's not for students.
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taking a look at the market
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the summer festival season is not over yet. there's still plenty to do for the entire family, even for your four legged members. kristin settle from visit milwaukee joins us
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you can find more information on the events happening this weekend at our website. that's t-m-j-4-dot-com. here's a live look outside at... meteorologist brian gotter is back with the storm
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last evening and this morning were beautiful with lows near 60 in milwaukee and mid 50s inland under a clear sky and a light breeze. today is another perfect day with sunshine, low humidity and highs in the is a top 10 weather day. clouds increase tonight with scattered t'showers after 2am and lows in the mid 60s. saturday is cloudy and humid with highs near 80, but t'showers are likely on and off throughout the day. the rain tapers off late saturday evening, and overnight will be damp sunday will have more sunshine with just an isolated pop up shower with highs near 80. next week is a quiet week with just a few showers on monday and tuesday, otherwise highs
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here's melinda myers with your garden moment a vine-covered arch is a beautiful and traditional way to welcome visitors to a garden. and flanking the front entrance with vines is a colorful way to lead visitors to your front door. and adding to the appeal - the less common betty corning clematis or klem-a-tis as the klem-a- tis experts prefer. try incorporating vines into the garden at ground level. here the climbing hydrangea rambles over the stone wall combining nicely with ferns, ginger and other shade tolerant plants. the stone's rough surface is
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holdfasts to adhere to. and a dutchman's pipe is trained on wires to climb up and perfectly frame this small cottage. mask an old stump. simply cover with netting to allow the clematis tendrils to grab hold and move skyward. and mix it up a bit - here a rose and clematis combine their bloom power to put on a colorful summer show. i'm melinda myers, check out our website for this and other
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let's take a look at tonight's prime time 6:30 it's a special edition of the now milwaukee.. focusing on
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packers pre-game show with kickoff against the 49ers scheduled for ni o'clock. a popular corn maze in georgia is paying tribute to police officers.the corn dawgs adventure park in loganville unveiled the design for its annual seven-acre corn maze. this year's design features a police officer... squad car.. and the words "back the blue." they say the maze masterpiece takes about six hours to create. thanks for watching.days of our lives is next.our next
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[soft upbeat music] ? ? >> philip: [clears throat] "how's it going, philip?" not bad, mom. thanks for asking. "and the record label, how's that coming?" it's coming. all the paperwork's complete. "good. as long as you're happy, i'm happy." >> kate: [sighs] is that such a crime? >> philip: nope. but if we talk about it, you'll probably feel better. >> kate: talk about what? >> philip: how you screwed up with deimos. i told you not to mess with the guy. deimos is one endless supply of bad news. believe me, endless. [soft dramatic music]


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