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a.MKE: passing budgets, naming babies, scamming residents and auctioning computers 6.21.13

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The two-year state budget passed by the Republican-controlled Senate early today on a 17-16 vote. It now heads to Gov. Scott Walker. Highlights of the two-year $70 billion budget found here.

In entertainment news...according to a birth certificate from Cedars-Sinai hospital..the name of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's new baby girl is....North West.

Instagram added a new video feature to its popular iPhone and Android apps. Users can hit the camera button and get a choice of a still camera or video camera option. Holding down the video icon will capture video, releasing it will allow you to pause the video, readjust your shot and then start capturing again. The filters that come with Instagram can be applied to the video. 

Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection are alerting residents to statewide scam calls telling them they have won a sweepstakes prize from Publishers Clearing House. Potential victims are directed to pick up a Green Dot MoneyPak pre-paid debit card from a retail store to transfer required upfront fees. 

The First Apple computer created by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak created in 1976 is up for auction at Christie's Auction House, and could fetch a half a million dollars. There were 200 Apple 1's made in 1976, most have disappeared or been discarded. It is estimated that 30 to 50 still exist.  Another Apple 1 was sold last month for a record $671,400 by a German auction house.