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Summerfest 2015

more than 800 bands play across the 11 stages featured on the grounds from June 24-July 5 (closed Monday, June 29)

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Win Summerfest Tickets and T-Shirts!

Listen to win your Summerfest tickets and Summerfest T-shirts

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Grand Opening of Escape Chambers MKE

Escape Chambers MKE is like nothing you have ever experienced by bringing Milwaukee a real-life incarnation of movies like National Treasure, Sherlock Holmes, The DaVinci Code, and Saw, where puzzles, riddles, and encoded messages are your only means of escape!

Our Puzzle Masters will put your cognitive abilities to the ultimate test, while providing a level of entertainment rarely seen these days. Unlike other escape rooms, the seamless execution of mind-bending riddles, adrenaline-fueled moments of suspense, and engaging storylines, provides an experience you cannot find anywhere else!

NOW OPEN inside the Shops of Grand Avenue – Level 2!

Get more at escapechambers.com

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Linkin Park at Summerfest

Tuesday, June 30th at the Marcus Amphitheater during Summerfest 2015

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Grand Opening of Meijer in Grafton

Sunday, July 5th from 11a-1p at the grand opening of Meijer in Grafton with Mindy Novotny

Sports

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Football star tackles stage invader at Zac Brown gig

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Houston Texans star J.J. Watt turned security guard.

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NBA: Wade to test free agent market

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Dwyane Wade's 12-year stay with the Miami Heat could be ending.

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Swede Lidstrom headlines Hall of Fame’s Class of 2015

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Nicklas Lidstrom, one of the NHL's most decorated defensemen and a trailblazing leader, was elected into the Hockey Hall of Fame as part of the shrine's seven-member Class of 2015.

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Germany, U.S. set for ‘very heated’ World Cup semi-final

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The German juggernaut will run into the U.S. wall as the top-ranked nations clash, with a spot in the Women's World Cup final on the line.

Viral Videos

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tiny hamster’s tiny BBQ

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Just in time for the Fourth of July, the tiny hamsters are back for backyard tradition.

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This is one way to (not) cut a watermelon

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Don't ask this guy to make a fruit salad.

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How to hold a baby

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We all know a guy who could use this "instructional video."

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If ‘Minecraft’ was a movie

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Sure it's got rudimentary graphics and no specific goals, but "Minecraft" is one fun game.

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The World Egg Throwing Championship is a real thing

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Be on the look out for flying eggs.

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World’s ‘ugliest’ dog crowned at California pageant

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A plucky mixed breed with a humped back and pit bull heritage is the epitome of ugly excellence.

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Moviegoers flee theater after scary ‘Inside Out’ screening

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An Ohio theater accidentally switched the feel-good Disney flick for a horror movie.

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‘Snickers Salad’ among this year’s new fair foods

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How does a mac and cheese cupcake sound?

National

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Iranian nuclear talks extended

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Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal.

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Election 2016: You’ve got mail

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Inboxes are overflowing as political candidates amp up email appeals for cash.

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Few signs of market panic as Greece nears default

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Eurozone stocks, low-rated bonds, and the euro weakened as Greece looked set to default on repayments and plunge deeper into financial crisis.

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Obama plans to expand overtime eligibility for millions of workers

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Nearly 5 million more workers could be eligible for overtime pay, a move that would touch almost every sector of the economy and could face legal challenges.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, June 30

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. CRUNCH TIME…

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tiny hamster’s tiny BBQ

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Just in time for the Fourth of July, the tiny hamsters are back for backyard tradition.

Music News

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Football star tackles stage invader at Zac Brown gig

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Houston Texans star J.J. Watt turned security guard.

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Foo Fighters hint at touring return

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It'll take more than a broken leg to stop Dave Grohl.

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Slipknot, Judas Priest, Korn and dozens of their friends to invade ‘Knotfest’ this fall

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The two-day festival includes 50 of rock's biggest bands.

Entertainment News

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Oh no! ‘Bennifer’ are divorcing

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Actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck say they've decided to divorce after 10 years of marriage.

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Men bring the moves, but ladies take charge in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

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The film, which hits theaters July 1, follows 2012's surprise hit with Channing Tatum rejoining the Kings of Tampa, his rogue band of male entertainers.

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EL James takes ‘Fifty Shades’ of heat during Twitter Q&A

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#AskELJames backfired in terrific style because of course it did.

HOG Hottie of the Day

June 30th, 2015

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PHOTOS: Rock Girl Finale 2015

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Congratulations to your 2015 Rock Girl… Natalie from Milwaukee!

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