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Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Lamont Walker Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Attempted Robbery of Walgreens

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger has announced that last Friday, United States District Judge Lynn Adelman sentenced Lamont Walker to 10 years in prison followed by three years of supervised release after Walker pled guilty to attempting to rob a Walgreens store and brandishing a gun during the attempted robbery. At his plea … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Lamont Walker Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Attempted Robbery of Walgreens

MILWAUKEE | Playing without Antetokounmpo, Bucks lose to Magic 103-83

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Isaac scored 17 points and Nikola Vucevic and Terrence Ross each added 15 as the Orlando Magic cruised past Milwaukee 103-83 on Saturday night and snapped the Bucks’ six-game winning streak. The Bucks played without All-Star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, who sat out with right knee soreness after scoring 29 points and … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Playing without Antetokounmpo, Bucks lose to Magic 103-83

Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man and Woman Sentenced to Prison for Five Armed Robberies

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger has announced that last Friday, United States District Judge Pamela Pepper sentenced Deon Batton to 12 ½ years in prison after he pled guilty to committing five armed robberies in Milwaukee and one count of discharging a firearm during a crime of violence. Judge Pepper previously … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man and Woman Sentenced to Prison for Five Armed Robberies

East contenders make their moves, Davis has to wait for his

Toronto, Milwaukee and Philadelphia made their moves. Anthony Davis will have to wait until the summer for his. The New Orleans Pelicans held onto Davis but dealt Nikola Mirotic to the Bucks, one of the Eastern Conference contenders who fortified their teams on Thursday before the NBA trade deadline. The Raptors are getting former All-Star … Continue reading East contenders make their moves, Davis has to wait for his

Wisconsin News: U.S. Attorney Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Statement of Support

Wisconsin – United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin Matthew D. Krueger issued the following statement regarding Milwaukee Police Officer Matthew Rittner, who was shot and killed in the line of duty yesterday: “Our heartfelt condolences go out to Officer Rittner’s family, friends, and law enforcement colleagues. Officer Ritter selflessly dedicated himself to … Continue reading Wisconsin News: U.S. Attorney Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Statement of Support

Milwaukee | Milwaukee officer killed serving warrant; suspect arrested

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A 17-year police veteran was shot and killed as he served a warrant on the Milwaukee’s south side Wednesday, becoming the city’s third officer killed in the line of duty in eight months, officials said. Assistant Milwaukee Police Chief Michael Brunson said at a news conference that the 35-year-old officer, whose name … Continue reading Milwaukee | Milwaukee officer killed serving warrant; suspect arrested

MILWAUKEE | Prosecutors: Man asked for video of rape before helping teen

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin man told a 14-year-old Tennessee girl he met online that he’d help her run away when she told him her adoptive father had been raping her, but only if she sent him video proof of an assault, federal prosecutors allege. Prosecutors said in a complaint filed this week against 31-year-old … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Prosecutors: Man asked for video of rape before helping teen

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | AP Source: Royals, Hamilton agree to $5.25M contract

KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The Kansas City Royals and speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton have agreed to a $5.25 million contract for next season that includes up to $1 million in incentives, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Monday. The Royals hope that spacious Kauffman Stadium will allow Hamilton to better use … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo. | AP Source: Royals, Hamilton agree to $5.25M contract

CLEVELAND | AP source: Cavs to re-acquire Dellavedova in 4-player trade

CLEVELAND — Another popular Cavaliers player is coming “home.” LeBron’s gone. Delly’s back. The Cavaliers have agreed to a trade with Milwaukee that will return fan favorite Matthew Dellavedova to Cleveland along with forward John Henson and a pair of draft picks in 2021. The Bucks will get veteran point guard George Hill and forward … Continue reading CLEVELAND | AP source: Cavs to re-acquire Dellavedova in 4-player trade

MILWAUKEE | Howard scores 45, Marquette beats No. 12 K-State 83-71

MILWAUKEE— Markus Howard scored 45 points and went 19 of 21 from the foul line, and Marquette used tight defense to counter Kansas State’s in-your-face play in an 83-71 victory on Saturday, handing the 12th-ranked Wildcats their first loss. Sacar Anim added 16 points for the Golden Eagles (6-2), who didn’t back down from the … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Howard scores 45, Marquette beats No. 12 K-State 83-71

BELFAST, Northern Ireland | Stephen F. Austin cruises past Milwaukee in Belfast Classic

BELFAST, Northern Ireland  — Kevon Harris had 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead Stephen F. Austin in a 66-51 victory over Milwaukee in the consolation game of the Goliath bracket at the Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic on Saturday. Jock Hughes added 12 points and Shannon Bogues had 11 for the Lumberjacks (5-2). … Continue reading BELFAST, Northern Ireland | Stephen F. Austin cruises past Milwaukee in Belfast Classic

Wisconsin News: David E. Polnitz, Jr. Convicted of Threatening U.S. Postal Service Letter Carrier and Firearm Possession in Milwaukee

Wisconsin – Matthew D. Krueger, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced that on November 27, 2018, a jury found David E. Polnitz, Jr., (age: 39) of Milwaukee, guilty of illegally possessing a firearm and forcibly assaulting, impeding, intimidating or interfering with a United States Postal Service (USPS) Letter Carrier. On … Continue reading Wisconsin News: David E. Polnitz, Jr. Convicted of Threatening U.S. Postal Service Letter Carrier and Firearm Possession in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE | Missing Wisconsin girl’s family faces painful holiday season

MILWAUKEE — The question has haunted authorities in Wisconsin for more than a month now: Where is 13-year-old Jayme Closs? Detectives have pursued more than 2,300 leads, watched dozens of surveillance videos and spent countless hours searching for Jayme, trying to figure out what happened to her ever since her parents were fatally shot in … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Missing Wisconsin girl’s family faces painful holiday season

NEW YORK | Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich wins NL MVP Award

NEW YORK — Boston’s Mookie Betts and Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders each led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles. Betts received 28 first-place votes and 410 points from the Baseball Writers’ Association of America in balloting announced … Continue reading NEW YORK | Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich wins NL MVP Award

2018 Energy Efficiency Indicator survey: More than half of global organizations plan to increase energy efficiency spending in next 12 months

  MILWAUKEE/ Nov. 15, 2018 (STL.News) Today, Johnson Controls, a global leader in creating smart cities, unveiled the findings from its 2018 Energy Efficiency Indicator (EEI) survey, revealing that U.S. organizations are planning to increase investments in smart building measures including building controls and building systems integration at a greater rate than more traditional energy … Continue reading 2018 Energy Efficiency Indicator survey: More than half of global organizations plan to increase energy efficiency spending in next 12 months

Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Resident, Kameka Simpson Convicted of Prescription Fraud and Aggravated ID Theft in Scheme to Obtain Oxycodone

Milwaukee, Wn. – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced today that Kameka Simpson, 43, of Milwaukee, pleaded guilty in federal district court to one count of obtaining controlled substances (oxycodone) by fraud, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Section 843(a)(3), and one count of aggravated identity theft, in violation of Title 18, … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Resident, Kameka Simpson Convicted of Prescription Fraud and Aggravated ID Theft in Scheme to Obtain Oxycodone

Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Lonnie Mixon Charged in Federal Court with Weapons Charges and Witness Intimidation

Milwaukee, Wn. – United States Attorney Matthew D. Krueger announced that on November 7, 2018, a federal grand jury returned a six-count indictment against Lonnie Mixon (age: 28), of Milwaukee. The indictment charges Mixon with five separate counts of illegally possessing a firearm, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, 922(g) (1) and one … Continue reading Wisconsin News: Milwaukee Man, Lonnie Mixon Charged in Federal Court with Weapons Charges and Witness Intimidation

NEW YORK | Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East’s ‘royalty’

NEW YORK — At home, they can beat anybody. On the road, the Philadelphia 76ers only beat themselves. That’s what they did Sunday night in Brooklyn, committing an NBA season-high 28 turnovers in a 122-97 loss. A team that was expected to be among the Eastern Conference contenders is only 6-5, and the 76ers are … Continue reading NEW YORK | Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East’s ‘royalty’

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Diaz, Hader win Reliever of the Year

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on Game 4 of the World Series (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Seattle’s Edwin Diaz and Milwaukee’s Josh Hader were given the Reliever of the Year Awards in each league, honors named after Mariano Rivera and Trevor Hoffman. Diaz led the big leagues with 57 saves, and Hader won as … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Diaz, Hader win Reliever of the Year

Gilbane Building Company Team Members in Milwaukee Receive Prestigious Newsmakers of the Year Awards

  MILWAUKEE, WIS./ OCTOBER 26, 2018 (STL.News) Gilbane Building Company is proud to announce that three team members in our Milwaukee office were honored with The Daily Reporter 2018 Newsmakers of the Year Awards. Senior Vice President Adam Jelen is being recognized as Executive of the Year, Dan Keaveney is being honored as Project Manager … Continue reading Gilbane Building Company Team Members in Milwaukee Receive Prestigious Newsmakers of the Year Awards

LOS ANGELES | In 2-0 hole, Dodgers turn to rookie Buehler to rescue them

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers have seen the future and it’s ace-in-the-making Walker Buehler. Except they need him to deliver now. Buehler will try to yank Los Angeles out of a 2-0 deficit against the Boston Red Sox when the World Series shifts to Dodger Stadium for Game 3 on Friday. Clearly, the Dodgers trust … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | In 2-0 hole, Dodgers turn to rookie Buehler to rescue them

BOSTON | Kershaw works out in shorts on chilly night at Fenway

BOSTON — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw got an early look at Fenway Park, working out in shorts in the bullpen ahead of Tuesday night’s World Series opener. The Dodgers arrived in Boston on Sunday, a day after winning the NL pennant. Kershaw pitched the ninth inning for the save in a 5-1 Game 7 victory … Continue reading BOSTON | Kershaw works out in shorts on chilly night at Fenway

MILWAUKEE | Cody Bellinger wins NLCS MVP award for Dodgers

MILWAUKEE — Cody Bellinger is the MVP of the NL Championship Series. All it took was a couple of big swings. Bellinger hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 in Game 7 on Saturday night. Last year’s NL Rookie of the Year also singled home the winning … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Cody Bellinger wins NLCS MVP award for Dodgers

BOSTON | Cora: MVP favorite Betts could play 2B in World Series

BOSTON  — With a championship at stake, MVP favorite Mookie Betts is ready to do anything manager Alex Cora asks. Even if that means dusting off his infielder’s mitt. Cora said Saturday he may use the Gold Glove Award-winning right fielder at second base during the World Series, a move that would make space for … Continue reading BOSTON | Cora: MVP favorite Betts could play 2B in World Series

LOS ANGELES | Machado called ‘dirty player’ by Yelich after benches clear

LOS ANGELES — Manny Machado has stepped into trouble again, causing at least one opponent to call him “a dirty player.” Both benches cleared after the Los Angeles Dodgers’ star shortstop clipped the back leg of Milwaukee first baseman Jesus Aguilar while running out his groundout Tuesday night in the 10th inning of Game 4 … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Machado called ‘dirty player’ by Yelich after benches clear

MINNEAPOLIS | Butler practices again with Wolves, as opener nears

MINNEAPOLIS — Jimmy Butler is still suiting up for the Minnesota Timberwolves, with the opener three days away. Despite his preference to play elsewhere, signs have begun to point to him staying with the Timberwolves at least to start the season. Butler took part in practice on Sunday, the second time he has done so … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Butler practices again with Wolves, as opener nears

MILWAUKEE | Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

MILWAUKEE  — Cracks are showing in the Milwaukee Brewers’ vaunted bullpen. The Los Angeles Dodgers tied the NL Championship Series at a game apiece after teeing off on Milwaukee’s hard-throwing relievers for the second straight day. Milwaukee had No. 5 bullpen ERA during the regular season at 3.47, including a best-in-the-majors 1.98 in September. But … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Brewers’ bullpen showing cracks against Dodgers

MILWAUKEE | C Grandal out of Dodgers lineup after rough NLCS Game 1

MILWAUKEE — Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal is out of the starting lineup for Game 2 of the NL Championship Series against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. Grandal committed two errors and had two passed balls in Los Angeles’ Game 1 loss Friday night. Austin Barnes replaced Grandal behind the plate. Manager Dave Roberts … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | C Grandal out of Dodgers lineup after rough NLCS Game 1

MILWAUKEE | Just a bit outside! Uecker throws out NLCS 1st pitch

MILWAUKEE— The pitch from Bob Uecker was, predictably, just a bit outside. The Milwaukee Brewers announcer is always good for a laugh, even before the first game of the NL Championship Series. “Bob will be throwing out the (ceremonial) first pitch tonight,” a press conference moderator said as Uecker walked to a podium a couple … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Just a bit outside! Uecker throws out NLCS 1st pitch