Videocast: Weekend storms and summer heat

Posted On: Aug 9, 2020   |   Posted By: WISN

Videocast: Weekend storms and summer heat

Strong storms are most likely north overnight. Summer heat continues tomorrow, then storms chances become more widespread late Sunday.

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Push is underway to test COVID-19 vaccines in diverse groups

Push is underway to test COVID-19 vaccines in diverse groups

Many thousands of volunteers from minority groups are needed for huge clinical trials underway or about to begin. Read more ...

Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Pet scams on the rise as adoptions skyrocket amid pandemic

Don't fall for this pet scam! The Better Business Bureau says it has seen a dramatic increase in false pet advertising since the start of the pandemic. Read more ...

Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

Firefighter dies battling wildfire sparked by gender reveal

A firefighter has died battling a wildfire in California that officials say was sparked by a device used to reveal a baby's gender. Read more ...

'I was not locked up at all': Labor Department mistakenly says man was...

'I was not locked up at all': Labor Department mistakenly says man was jailed, must repay $6 in benefits

A man from Omaha, Nebraska said he has to repay $6-worth of unemployment benefits, but that's hardly the cause of his concern. Read more ...

Pope Francis wants to stop Mafia from exploiting symbols of the Virgin Mary

Pope Francis wants to stop Mafia from exploiting symbols of the Virgin Mary

A new Vatican group backed by Pope Francis is taking a whack at stopping Mafia members from exploiting the Virgin Mary and other Catholic imagery. Read more ...

US to ban people from downloading TikTok or WeChat apps this weekend

US to ban people from downloading TikTok or WeChat apps this weekend

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commerce Department will ban people in the United States from downloading Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok starting on... Read more ...

Illinois reports 2,120 new cases of COVID-19, 20 deaths

Illinois reports 2,120 new cases of COVID-19, 20 deaths

CHICAGO - The Illinois Department of Public Health on Friday reported 2,120 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state including 20 additional confirmed deaths. The deaths... Read more ...

Lightfoot, firefighters' union sign new contract that includes pay raises

Lightfoot, firefighters' union sign new contract that includes pay raises

CHICAGO - Chicago firefighters will get a wage hike and back pay but will contribute more toward health care under their newly signed union contract with the city. Union... Read more ...

Live: Pres. Trump news briefing at White House

Live: Pres. Trump news briefing at White House

WASHINGTON - The federal government will award an $11.6 billion aid package to Puerto Rico, focused on the territory's energy and education systems, to help the island recover... Read more ...

Can US TikTokers still legally use the app after Sunday's download ban?

Can US TikTokers still legally use the app after Sunday's download ban?

US users who download TikTok before the deadline will still be free to use it under the Trump administration's order - a fact that has sparked a tidal wave of downloads... Read more ...