AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest, WI
May. 14, 2018
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 email@example.com. Dave Kolpack is on the desk.
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MILWAUKEE — Former Army Capt. Ernest L. Medina, a key figure in the My Lai Massacre during the Vietnam War, has died in Wisconsin. He was 81. Medina was an Army captain on March 16, 1968, when American troops under his command killed hundreds of unarmed Vietnamese civilians. He was acquitted in a court-martial over the massacre. Medina died May 8, according to an obituary written by his family. No cause of death was given. He was being buried Monday. By Ivan Moreno. SENT: 650 words, photos.
AROUND THE STATE:
MADISON, Wis. — The state Department of Justice has again concluded that secretly recorded videos of a Democratic activist reveal no evidence of election fraud. SENT: 350 words.
MADISON, Wis. — Transportation officials say Wisconsin is mirroring a national trend after increased pedestrian fatalities last year. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the state saw almost 60 pedestrian deaths in 2017, compared with about 50 in 2016. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.
WINNEBAGO INSTITUTE SANCTIONED, CHILD TAX REBATE, FATAL FIRE-MILWAUKEE
The Arizona Diamondbacks hope lefty Patrick Corbin can help them put an end to a five-game losing streak as they open a three-game series with the Milwaukee Brewers. UPCOMING. 9:40 p.m., ET. AP Photos
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