9 Things to Know for Thursday
1. STANDOFF OVER
A man and woman who police said robbed a Janesville gas station are now in custody after a SWAT situation on Thursday.
2. SEX OFFENDER MOVES IN
A man classified as a serious violent sex offender moves into a Beloit neighborhood today. The Department of Health Services said he has completed treatment and is ready to be released under supervision. Beloit Police say he poses a risk to the community.
3. MERGER APPROVED
The University of Wisconsin System regents have approved a plan to merge the system's two-year schools with its four-year campuses.
4. TEEN KILLED BY DEPUTY
The mother of an 8th grade boy fatally shot by a sheriff's deputy on a northern Wisconsin reservation says she believes her son was murdered.
5. NO WAIT WEATHER
Tonight is shaping up to be the coldest night of the year so far.
6. SPACEY REPLACED IN FILM
In an unprecedented move, Kevin Spacey is being cut from Ridley Scott's finished film "All the Money in the World" and replaced by Christopher Plummer just over one month before it's supposed to hit theaters.
7. TAX REFORM
A House panel has approved far-reaching Republican legislation to deeply cut taxes for corporations, double the personal standard deduction and simplify the tax code.
8. CHURCH SHOOTING LATEST
The father of the man Texas authorities say opened fire on a small-town church, killing more than two dozen people, says his family is grieving.
9. LOUIS CK ACCUSED
Five women have accused Emmy-winning comedian and actor Louis CK of sexual misconduct dating back at least 15 years.