April 26, 2017 - 6:25am
A federal court in California has blocked an executive order from President Donald Trump, aimed at putting financial pressure on communities that disagree with him on an immigration policy. But Milwaukee County may still have to prove it cooperates with federal immigration authorities in order to keep some public safety funds.
April 25, 2017 - 6:25am
Milwaukee County Assistant District Attorney Kurt Bentley told jurors at an inquest Monday that the inmate, Terrill Thomas, was mentally unstable and unable to ask for help before he died in his cell in April 2016.
April 24, 2017 - 3:20pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke is applauding a letter the U.S. Department of Justice sent last week. Milwaukee County was one of nine so-called "sanctuary" communities across the country to get a letter from the DOJ on Friday threatening to withhold, suspend or terminate grant funding.
April 24, 2017 - 3:10pm
Republican Indiana State Rep. Ed Soliday spoke in Milwaukee on Monday about his state's new transportation funding plan. Indiana's plan calls for a 10 cent gas tax increase, an increased vehicle registration fee and the possibility of adding toll roads.