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"All the killings - it's for nothing:" Faith leaders hope power of prayer will help stop the violence

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — We saw an especially violent week in Milwaukee last week. From Sunday, April 12th through Sunday, April 19th, we saw 14 shootings in Milwaukee, and Milwaukee police are investigating seven homicides that occurred within this period. 342 more words


Funeral homes deal with aftermath of violence: "My heart actually aches for the families"

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Death is a grim reality many of us will face at one time or another. But when it comes unexpected and is the result of violence, it’s tragic. 387 more words


Mayor Barrett: Violent incidents we've seen of late have something in common -- people losing control

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — We saw a shooting involving a four-year-old girl late Tuesday, April 14th and an officer-involved shooting at the Walgreens store near Fond du Lac and Hampton on Wednesday. 1,088 more words


Richmond PD Gets It Right

This Katie Couric interview should be food for thought for all agencies who have tenuous relationships with minority populations. As a life-long Northern Californian, I know that Richmond has had a tumultuous history with race-related issues. 1,268 more words

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"Everyone I know is afraid:" Group gathers to pray for Milwaukee after 8 shootings this week

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — It has been a violent few days in Milwaukee, as we have seen eight shooting incidents (plus a fatal stabbing and a fatal battery incident) since Sunday, April 12th — and this violence has come on the heels of… 761 more words


Former NFL player Lawrence Phillips suspected of murdering prison cellmate Damion Soward

CDCR Today: Officials at Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) are investigating the deaths of two inmates as homicides.

The first incident occurred at 12:46 a.m. Saturday, April 11, when inmate Damion Soward, 37, was found unresponsive in his cell. 224 more words


Carla revealed, "She wants her children in my care" ... telling me to make sure they never end up in foster care. Here my heart sank (as it had in December 2014) - my daughter sent me guardianship papers for all three children if anything ever happened to her!

Had the pleasure of having not one, but two, readings done today with Carla. It was bittersweet, but the truth sometimes is painful.

I had questions regarding the early passing of my 32 year old Daughter this past January, as well as, the events that led up to her death. 723 more words

Psychic Carla Baron