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Win BACONFEST MKE tickets at The Wicked Hop

Friday, February 12th from 7-9p at The Wicked Hop in Milwaukee’s Third Ward

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BACONFEST MILWAUKEE 2016

Wisconsin’s own award-winning Patrick Cudahy again presents 102.9 THE HOG’s BACONFEST MILWAUKEE 2016 on Sunday, February 14th at the Event Center inside Potawatomi Hotel & Casino!

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AC/DC

Wednesday, February 17th at the United Center in Chicago

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2016 Greater Milwaukee Auto Show

Saturday, February 20th through Sunday, February 28th at the Wisconsin Center

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Christopher Lloyd Goes Back to the Future

Saturday, February 20 at The Riverside Theater

Sports

9 hours ago in Sports

Zika fears prompt Olympic concerns

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The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August.

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Goodell dangles expansion carrot to London

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The National Football League will play three regular season games in London next season and Goodell said he expects that number to rise in the future as the league continues to build a solid British fan base.

9 hours ago in Sports

PHOTOS: Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos players celebrate after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

The Denver Broncos won their third National Football League championship with a 24-10 upset victory over the top-seeded Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.

9 hours ago in Sports

Denver defense kryptonite to Panthers Superman Newton

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The Denver Broncos shocked the Carolina Panthers 24-10 as the Super Bowl closed out its first half-century on Sunday with an upset and a cliffhanger as Peyton Manning left everyone guessing about his future.

9 hours ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

Viral Videos

5 hours ago in Viral Videos

Elton John carpool karaoke

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James Corden asks Elton John to help him navigate Los Angeles on a rainy day.

9 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Bern Your Enthusiasm

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Despite his friends' best efforts, Sen. Bernie Sanders (Larry David) keeps finding ways to upset voters in Iowa.

9 hours ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Super Bowl 50 commercials

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A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

3 days ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

3 days ago in Viral Videos

Watch what this guy does with his iPhone

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This experiment will make you want to hit the slopes and take your cell phone along for the ride.

National

3 hours ago in National

White House seeks $1.8B in emergency funds for Zika virus

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The World Health Organization has declared an international health emergency over the rapidly spreading virus.

8 hours ago in National

Gas prices continue to drop

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The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon.

9 hours ago in National, World

North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.

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North Korea launched a long-range rocket carrying what it called a satellite, drawing renewed international condemnation just weeks after it carried out a nuclear bomb test.

9 hours ago in National

Chipotle stores to open later on Monday for worker meeting

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Don't plan on getting a burrito for lunch today - every Chipotle location in America will be closed this morning for a food safety meeting.

9 hours ago in National

Trump says New Hampshire win not necessary to secure nomination

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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote on Tuesday to secure the nomination, apparently tamping down expectations despite holding a double-digit lead in that state's polls.

Weird

9 hours ago in Weird

Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

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Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

3 days ago in Sports, Weird

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

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The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

3 days ago in Weird

The Strangelove Suite: Northern Ireland sells nuclear bunker

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It has no windows — but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.

4 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

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Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

5 days ago in Weird

Jury summons directs people to call sex hotline

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That's one way to get people to do their civic duty.

Showbiz

36 mins ago in Entertainment

Hugh Jackman had skin cancer – again

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The "X-Men" star is recovering after his fifth skin cancer surgery in two years.

8 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ breaks new record

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The sci-fi epic, directed by J.J. Abrams, previously became the highest-grossing release in North American film history, after recently passing the $760.5 million "Avatar" hauled in in 2009.

9 hours ago in Entertainment

PewDiePie, others set to star in YouTube’s first original shows

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YouTube's viral video stars, many of whom have a fan following in the millions, are set to appear in original movies and a show, as the video site attempts to attract users to its paid service.

Music News

2 hours ago in Music

Lemmy to be immortalized outside his favorite bar

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A fundraising campaign is underway to pay for a life-sized Lemmy statue at the Rainbow Bar & Grill in L.A.

6 hours ago in Music

Metallica isn’t holding their breath for a Super Bowl invitation

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The band says have their doubts that they'd ever be asked to do the Super Bowl halftime show.

8 hours ago in Music

Stone Temple Pilots to open auditions for new frontman

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The rockers have now launched a new search for a frontman, and they will be holding open auditions to find a band member to "evolve" with.

8 hours ago in Music

Wes Scantlin pleads not guilty to vandalism

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He faces up to three years in jail if convicted.

9 hours ago in Music

David Bowie’s widow Iman breaks silence

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The couple was married for almost 24 years and the rocker left more than $100 million to his wife in his will.

2 days ago in Music

This week’s top rock tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Patrick Cudahy presents THE HOG’s BACONFEST MKE  on February 14 at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. Tix on sale now!

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