AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Amy Forliti is on the desk.
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MILWAUKEE — A Wisconsin mother of two is accused of trying to plan terrorist attacks for the Islamic State with hacked social media accounts used to show self-proclaimed ISIS members how to make explosives and poisons. An FBI agent says in a criminal complaint released Wednesday that Waheba Issa Dais also tried to recruit people to carry out attacks for ISIS. Authorities say they tracked Dais’ activities to her computer in the Milwaukee suburb of Cudahy. The 45-year-old woman faces charges of trying to help a foreign terrorist organization. By Ivan Moreno. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
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WISCONSIN INTERSTATE FUNDING
MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Legislature’s budget committee was voting Thursday on how much of $67 million in unexpected federal money to spend on Interstate 94, local bridge repair and other state highway projects. By Scott Bauer. UPCOMING: 400 words.
MILWAUKEE — A partnership between the Foxconn Technology Group and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will give engineering students a chance to study in Taiwan and work at the company’s facilities there, then return to Wisconsin to finish their degrees, possibly while working at the manufacturer’s new complex in Racine County. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words.
WISCONSIN UNEMPLOYMENT, MOTORCYCLE FATALITIES, SEXUAL ASSAULT-UNTESTED KITS
GREEN BAY, Wis. — DeShone Kizer has already had quite the NFL career after just one year in the league. But what a year it was starting for the winless Cleveland Browns as a rookie. Now Kizer is in a completely different situation with the Green Bay Packers. By Genaro C. Armas. SENT: 600 words, photos.
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