State Sen. Chris Larson tests positive after getting first vaccine dose

STATE SEN. CHRIS LARSON TESTS POSITIVE AFTER GETTING FIRST VACCINE DOSE

State Sen. Chris Larson said he thinks his young daughter got sick first and brought the virus home

MPS bus routes canceled on first day back to in-person learning

MPS BUS ROUTES CANCELED ON FIRST DAY BACK TO IN-PERSON LEARNING

Parents tell 12 News nearly 80 buses and 160 routes canceled due to bus driver shortage, MPS district responds

 
 
 
Milwaukee gymnast hopes to go for gold at Tokyo Olympics

MILWAUKEE GYMNAST HOPES TO GO FOR GOLD AT TOKYO OLYMPICS

After being delayed for a year by the COVID-19 pandemic, Milwaukee gymnast Marvin Kimble hopes it's now rather than never. He missed...

Video: The quest for the best pizza in Milwaukee

VIDEO: THE QUEST FOR THE BEST PIZZA IN MILWAUKEE

Milwaukee Magazine wants to know who makes the best pies!

 
 
 

SOME MPS STUDENTS RETURN TO CLASSROOMS AFTER MORE THAN A YEAR

K3 through third-grade students are the first Milwaukee Public School students to return to class.

Severe Weather Awareness Week: Lightning & flood dangers

SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK: LIGHTNING & FLOOD DANGERS

It's day three of Severe Weather Awareness Week in Southeastern Wisconsin, and the Weather Watch 12 Team is focusing on lightning and...

 
 
 
Justin Bieber's drug problem was so bad, he said that bodyguards used to check his pulse as he slept

JUSTIN BIEBER'S DRUG PROBLEM WAS SO BAD, HE SAID THAT BODYGUARDS USED TO CHECK HIS PULSE AS HE SLEPT

Justin Bieber opened up about his marriage, mental health and childhood music career during a magazine interview.

No charges will be filed against officer who shot woman during Capitol riot

NO CHARGES WILL BE FILED AGAINST OFFICER WHO SHOT WOMAN DURING CAPITOL RIOT

Ashli Babbitt, a 35-year-old Air Force veteran, was shot by a Capitol police officer during the siege of the Capitol on Jan. 6.

 
 
 
Here are the high-profile companies that have signed a statement opposing voting restrictions

HERE ARE THE HIGH-PROFILE COMPANIES THAT HAVE SIGNED A STATEMENT OPPOSING VOTING RESTRICTIONS

Signs of solidarity continue to surface after weeks of conflict surrounding discriminatory legislation that makes voting harder.

Women who got Johnson & Johnson vaccine wait to see what happens

WOMEN WHO GOT JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE WAIT TO SEE WHAT HAPPENS

Women who got the Johnson & Johnson vaccine told WISN 12 News they don't regret it

 
 
 
VIDEOCAST: Chilly & Cloudy

VIDEOCAST: CHILLY & CLOUDY

Highs in the mid and upper 40s with a few spotty afternoon showers.

With only 100 days left until the Tokyo Olympics, less than 1% of Japan's population is vaccinated

WITH ONLY 100 DAYS LEFT UNTIL THE TOKYO OLYMPICS, LESS THAN 1% OF JAPAN'S POPULATION IS VACCINATED

This summer, Japan will host the world's top athletes for the 2021 Olympic games. Already a challenge in a global pandemic, the country's...

 
 
 
Weather: Blah

WEATHER: BLAH

Bus companies prep to return MPS students back to school

BUS COMPANIES PREP TO RETURN MPS STUDENTS BACK TO SCHOOL

Like the children returning to classes, it's been a long 13 months for the drivers who said they were glad to get back to their routes.

 
 
 
Kenosha officer who shot Jacob Blake returns to police duty

KENOSHA OFFICER WHO SHOT JACOB BLAKE RETURNS TO POLICE DUTY

Kenosha police said Officer Rusten Sheskey returned from administrative leave on March 31.

Wisconsin orders pause in use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

WISCONSIN ORDERS PAUSE IN USE OF JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE

The Department of Health Services is instructing Wisconsin vaccine providers to stop administering the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine...

 
 
 
Severe Weather Awareness Week: Day 2

SEVERE WEATHER AWARENESS WEEK: DAY 2

We're talking the RISK categories dished out by the SPC. We categorize them on a scale of 1 to 5. See Video for full explainer by Meteorologist...

Group raises $1,000 to take two women impacted by cancer to dinner, help pay bills

GROUP RAISES $1,000 TO TAKE TWO WOMEN IMPACTED BY CANCER TO DINNER, HELP PAY BILLS

What started as a kind gesture to help a woman in need turned into something much more.

 
 
 
Will Smith's slave film 'Emancipation' leaves Georgia over new voter law

WILL SMITH'S SLAVE FILM 'EMANCIPATION' LEAVES GEORGIA OVER NEW VOTER LAW

Blockbuster actor Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have pulled production of their runaway slave drama "Emancipation" from Georgia...

VIDEOCAST: Cool Then Cloudy

VIDEOCAST: COOL THEN CLOUDY

Highs in the Mid 50s today...but watch that wind.

 
 
 



Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored...

Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored after Coinbase listing

Summary List Placement Bitcoin edged up in volatile trade on Thursday after having fallen by as much as 3.9% from record highs reached the previous day following the public... Read more ...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on its trading debut

Summary List Placement Three Ark Invest funds bought Coinbase shares worth $250 million on their first day of trading. Coinbase closed at $328.28 per share, showing a 31% gain... Read more ...

France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to...

France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to their security amid deadly anti-French protests

The French embassy in Pakistan has told its citizens to temporarily leave the country amid increasing anti-French sentiment and action by a now-banned radical Islamist group... Read more ...

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

Almost perfect: Rodón throws no-hitter after HBP in 9th

Almost perfect: Rodón throws no-hitter after HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Carlos Rodón threw the second no-hitter of the young baseball season Wednesday night, losing his bid for a perfect game on a hit batter with one out in the ninth... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...