November 22 2013
A jury Thursday found Advance Cast Stone mostly responsible for the accident at O'Donnell Park that killed a 15-year-old boy and injured two others in 2010. Jurors awarded $39 million in damages to the families and Milwaukee County.
The Philippine Cultural & Civic Center has raised $15,000 so far to help the thousands of victims of Typhoon Haiyan. Fund raising efforts are continuing because of the great need and devastation caused by the storm. Find out how you can help here.
President Barack Obama ordered flags to be lowered at government buildings today, marking the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Earlier in the week, Obama visited Kennedy's grave at Arlington National Cemetery and today, he will meet with representatives from the Peace Corps, which Kennedy established.
Veterans, family members and the community are invited to the viewing of the documentary, "Way of the Warrior" at Noon today at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. Showing in honor of Native-American History Month, the documentary uses historical footage, period photographs, native music, personal diaries and interviews to honor the endurance and sacrifice of Native Americans in and out of military service. Info found here.