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Archdiocese: "We don't support Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Association"

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Chances are you've seen the video. Someone dumping a bucket of ice cold water on themselves to raise money for ALS. But the Archdiocese of Cincinnati is not in favor of the ice bucket challenge that supports the ALS Association.

Plant closure threatens village of New Richmond

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The village of New Richmond says they got word from Duke Energy in 2011 that the Berkjord Power Plant operating there for more than 60 years was set to close in January of 2015. While village leaders say they worked hard to prepare for the closure, the amount of tax dollars that will suddenly leave their community will have serious consequences.

Trucker with guns, drugs at Kings Island denied appeal

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The truck driver who brought prescription drugs, guns, and thousands of rounds of ammunition to Kings Island last year was denied his appeal.

Ohio open container bill gains legislative support Video included

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A bill that would create entertainment districts in Ohio's largest cities is gaining legislative support after being introduced just a few weeks ago.

Reports: Vontaze Burfict agrees to 4 year, $20 million extension with Bengals

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ESPN is reporting that Vontaze Burfict has agreed to a 4-year, $20 million contract extension with the Bengals.

Police search for man who jumped from car during police pursuit

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Police are searching for a man who jumped from a moving car during a police pursuit Wednesday afternoon.

2 indicted in Lockland businessman's murder

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Two people were indicted Wednesday in the abduction and murder of Lockland businessman James Rolman.

Ohio's first human cases of West Nile Virus reported for 2014 Video included

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Ohio's first two human cases of West Nile Virus in 2014 were identified Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Health. A 24-year-old female in Muskingum County and a 78-year-old female in Cuyahoga County have been hospitalized with encephalitis.

Madeira man who shot at wife faces up to 11 years in prison

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The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison.

Pregnant Florence police officer told to keep patrolling or take unpaid leave Video included

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Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.

Ohio abortion clinic ends fight over closure order

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A Cincinnati-area abortion clinic has ended its fight with the state over a closure order and will stop performing surgical abortions on Friday.

Hebron house fire caused by lightning storm

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A Hebron house fire was caused by a lightning storm early Wednesday morning.

Police: Man suffers gun shot wound to the back while riding in car

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A man suffered a shot wound to the back while riding in the front passenger seat of a car Tuesday night.

Internet names local Missouri mall commercial worst ad ever made

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Could this be the worst commercial ever? The Internet believes so.

The teacher allegedly has a list of words that students may not use in the classroom. (Photo Source: Viewer submitted) The teacher allegedly has a list of words that students may not use in the classroom. (Photo Source: Viewer submitted)

A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed.

Diesel fuel spill passes through Cincinnati area with no contamination Video included

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A diesel fuel spill on the Ohio River that forced the shutdown of the water intake valves has passed through the area without contaminating supply.

Reds losing streak hits four straight after walk-off in St. Louis

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J.J. Hoover hit a batter with the bases loaded to give the St. Louis Cardinals at 5-4 walk-off win Tuesday night at Busch Stadium.

Documents show Duke Energy plant had issues prior to oil spill Video included

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The oil spill that leaked thousands of gallons of diesel fuel into the Ohio River is believed to be caused by human error. And, in its lifespan, the W.C. Beckjord power plant has seen more issues that just this spill.

One injured in Clermont County small plane crash

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One person is injured after a small plane crash in Clermont County. The crash happened around 5:50 p.m. near 2211 Oak Corner Road in Tate Township.

Second man pronounced dead in Avondale retaliation shooting Video included

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Two people are dead following a shootout in Avondale Tuesday afternoon.

Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

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A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.

Moms group asks Kroger to ban its customers from openly carrying guns Video included

A man openly carries a gun in a Kroger store: (Photo: http://www.momsdemandaction.org/kroger-open-carry/) A man openly carries a gun in a Kroger store: (Photo: http://www.momsdemandaction.org/kroger-open-carry/)
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Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America launched a national campaign Monday calling on Kroger stores to prohibit customers to openly carry guns in its supermarkets.

CVG audit reveals pattern of lavish spending by board

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The Kentucky State Auditor is recommending changes to the board that oversees Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport.

Cranley: Cincinnati drinking water safe following oil spill Video included

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Thousands of gallons of diesel fuel was leaked into the Ohio River Monday night due to a spill at a Duke Energy plant.

Saks Fifth Avenue not moving to Kenwood

Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Cincinnati is not moving to Kenwood. Saks Fifth Avenue in downtown Cincinnati is not moving to Kenwood.
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Saks Fifth Avenue will not be relocating from its downtown Cincinnati location to the Kenwood Collection, according to the developer Phillips Edison & Company.

Jackie Chan's son detained in Beijing drug bust

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The actor-son of Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of China's biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades.

Unexpected, unique partnership working to find man's killer Video included

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Kelvin Johnson's girlfriend has found an unlikely partner in seeking justice for his murder.

Apartment manager beaten for reporting car illegally parked Video included

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An apartment building manager was severely beaten in Bond Hill early Saturday morning after reporting a car illegally parked at the complex.

Nick and Drew Lachey opening bar in OTR for A&E series Video included

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Former 98 Degrees singers and Cincinnati natives Nick and Drew Lachey are going to be the subject of a new A&E celebrity reality show set in Cincinnati.

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  • US mission to rescue hostages in Syria failed

    US mission to rescue hostages in Syria failed

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:33:25 GMT
    Senior Obama administration officials say the U.S. military launched a secret mission earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held captive by militants in Syria but failed to find them.
    President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them,...
  • W. Michigan football team puts fmr. player's disabled son in endzone

    W. Michigan football team puts fmr. player's disabled son in endzone

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-08-21 02:29:41 GMT

    The Western Michigan Broncos team scored their most meaningful points of the season with the help of a former player's son. 

    The Western Michigan Broncos team scored their most meaningful points of the season with the help of a former player's son. 

  • Reality Check: The Ghost of Senate Bill 5

    Reality Check: The Ghost of Senate Bill 5

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:18 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:18:52 GMT
    In his campaign to unseat Ohio Republican Governor John Kasich, democratic challenger Ed Fitzgerald is resurrecting ‘Senate Bill Five,' legislation Kasich signed into law in 2011 that stripped collective
    In his campaign to unseat Ohio Republican Governor John Kasich, democratic challenger Ed Fitzgerald is resurrecting ‘Senate Bill Five,' legislation Kasich signed into law in 2011 that stripped collective bargaining rights from public employees but was later overturned by voters.
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  • UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

    UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:58:55 GMT

    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

  • Grant aims to wipe out homelessness for Tri-State veterans

    Grant aims to wipe out homelessness for Tri-State veterans

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:42:41 GMT
    A grant from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs awards more than $8.6 million to 24 counties in Ohio aiming to prevent homelessness. The grant will serve approximately 2,300 homeless and at-risk veteran
    A grant from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs awards more than $8.6 million to 24 counties in Ohio aiming to prevent homelessness.
  • Officer who pointed gun at protesters suspended

    Officer who pointed gun at protesters suspended

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-08-20 23:04:05 GMT

    Officials say a police officer who was part of the effort to keep peace during protests in Ferguson has been suspended for pointing a semi-automatic assault rifle at demonstrators, then cursing and threatening to kill one of them.

    A police officer who was part of the effort to keep peace during protests in Ferguson has been suspended for pointing a semi-automatic assault rifle at demonstrators, then cursing and threatening to kill one of them,...
  • Guilty plea expected by friend of marathon suspect

    Guilty plea expected by friend of marathon suspect

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:32:28 GMT
    A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack, his lawyer said Wednesday.
    A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack, his lawyer said Wednesday.
  • US official: More airstrikes in Iraq

    US official: More airstrikes in Iraq

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:06:11 GMT
    A U.S. official says American fighter jets and drones conducted nearly a dozen airstrikes in Iraq since Tuesday, even as Islamic State militants threatened to kill a second American captive in retribution for any...
    American fighter jets and drones continued to pound Islamic State militants in Iraq on Wednesday, and military planners weighed the possibility of sending a small number of additional U.S. troops to Baghdad, U.S. officials...
  • Your Week in Music: Musicians add creativity to the Ice Bucket Challenge

    Your Week in Music: Musicians add creativity to the Ice Bucket Challenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:36 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:36:23 GMT
    Celebrities take the Ice Bucket Challenge to a whole new level, Taylor Swift is now a pop star and Bob Seger announces his first new album in eight years in this week in music.
    Celebrities take the Ice Bucket Challenge to a whole new level, Taylor Swift is now a pop star and Bob Seger announces his first new album in eight years in this week in music.
  • Super Bowl halftime artist to pay to play?

    Super Bowl halftime artist to pay to play?

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:55:02 GMT

    According to reports, the NFL is asking potential Super Bowl halftime acts to pay to perform.

    According to reports, the NFL is asking potential Super Bowl halftime acts to pay to perform.

  • 10 things to know for Monday

    10 things to know for Monday

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:38 AM EDT2014-08-18 10:38:57 GMT
    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
  • Russian aid convoy waiting for security guarantees

    Russian aid convoy waiting for security guarantees

    Saturday, August 16 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-08-16 19:40:46 GMT
    Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy are waiting near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures drag on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine to help civilians suffering amid fighting between Ukrainian...
    Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy waited Saturday near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures dragged on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine to help civilians suffering amid fighting between Ukrainian...
  • Indiana deputy clerk pleads guilty to wire fraud

    Indiana deputy clerk pleads guilty to wire fraud

    Saturday, August 16 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-08-16 18:50:42 GMT
    An Indiana deputy clerk treasurer pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud after she illegally obtained tens of thousands of dollars through cashing fraudulent checks. Theresa Bruening
    A Lawrenceburg deputy clerk treasurer pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud after she illegally obtained tens of thousands of dollars through cashing fraudulent checks.
  • Ohio doctor arrested for prescription drug trafficking

    Ohio doctor arrested for prescription drug trafficking

    Saturday, August 16 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-08-16 18:49:45 GMT
    An Ohio doctor was arrested Friday after an investigation was launched in regard to his prescribing of controlled substances. An investigation against 43-year-old Douglas Trubiano, DO, was started after
    An Ohio doctor was arrested Friday after an investigation was launched in regard to his prescribing of controlled substances.
  • AirCare called for single-car wreck near Florence

    AirCare called for single-car wreck near Florence

    Saturday, August 16 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-08-16 17:57:36 GMT
    Air Care responded to a single-car wreck on Interstate I-71/75 Saturday afternoon. Boone County police say only one person was in the car that crashed near Burlington Pike. The driver was transported
    Air Care responded to a single-car wreck on Interstate I-71/75 Saturday afternoon.
  • Your Week in Viral Videos: Bad husbands love bad football

    Your Week in Viral Videos: Bad husbands love bad football

    Saturday, August 16 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-08-16 17:32:27 GMT

    Fox Sports 1 is looking to make amends for destroying families with an onslaught of what it calls "great Pac-12 and Big 12 games," despite no such thing existing.

    Fox Sports 1 is looking to make amends for destroying families with an onslaught of what it calls "great Pac-12 and Big 12 games," despite no such thing existing.

  • Ohio State trustees won't reinstate band director

    Ohio State trustees won't reinstate band director

    Saturday, August 16 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-08-16 15:39:49 GMT
    Ohio State trustees have decided against reinstating the university's marching band director, who was fired after an investigation showed he knew about, but failed to stop, a sexualized band culture.
    Ohio State trustees have decided against reinstating the university's marching band director, who was fired after an investigation showed he knew about, but failed to stop, a sexualized band culture.
  • Can hand sanitizer lower school absentee rates?

    Can hand sanitizer lower school absentee rates?

    Saturday, August 16 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-08-16 15:00:12 GMT

    Scientists decided to find out if adding hand sanitizers to classrooms would mean fewer kids missed school due to illness.

    Scientists decided to find out if adding hand sanitizers to classrooms would mean fewer kids missed school due to illness.

  • Football scrimmage rescheduled over 'The Purge' threats in Louisville

    Football scrimmage rescheduled over 'The Purge' threats in Louisville

    Saturday, August 16 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-08-16 14:04:26 GMT
    A football scrimmage that was supposed to take place Friday in Louisville has been rescheduled due to security concerns in Louisville.
    A football scrimmage that was supposed to take place Friday in Louisville has been rescheduled due to security concerns in Louisville.
  • Youth Olympics open in China amid Ebola worries

    Youth Olympics open in China amid Ebola worries

    Saturday, August 16 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-08-16 13:09:45 GMT
    Fears of the Ebola virus cast a cloud over Saturday's opening of the second Youth Olympics in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, after three athletes were barred from competition because of the risk of...
    Fears of the Ebola virus cast a cloud over Saturday's opening of the second Youth Olympics in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, after three athletes were barred from competition because of the risk of infection.
  • Hotel to use robots to help with room service

    Hotel to use robots to help with room service

    Saturday, August 16 2014 9:00 AM EDT2014-08-16 13:00:16 GMT
    A hotel in California will start using robots to help with room service.
    A hotel in California will start using robots to help with room service.
  • ND looking at 4 football players in academic probe

    ND looking at 4 football players in academic probe

    Saturday, August 16 2014 3:41 AM EDT2014-08-16 07:41:21 GMT
    Notre Dame says it is investigating "suspected academic dishonesty" involving several students, including four members of the football team.
    Notre Dame is facing the possibility of losing three starters before the football season has even begun after another embarrassing hit for a university that prides itself on high academic standards.
  • Tens of thousands protest Pakistan's government

    Tens of thousands protest Pakistan's government

    Saturday, August 16 2014 2:33 AM EDT2014-08-16 06:33:42 GMT
    Pakistani police say 10 attackers were killed when security forces foiled an assault on two air bases in the country's southwest the previous day.
    Tens of thousands of protesters rallied Saturday in Pakistan's capital, defying the pouring rain to demand the prime minister step down in the biggest challenge yet to the country's government.
  • Huge crowds greet pope at martyr beatification

    Huge crowds greet pope at martyr beatification

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:46 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:46:38 GMT
    Pope Francis called for Catholics to combat the allure of materialism that stifles the spirit Friday during his five-day trip to South Korea. In the newly rich and hyper-competitive country, that might be a hard sell.
    Pope Francis beatified 124 Korean martyrs on Saturday, telling hundreds of thousands of people who turned out for his open-air Mass that their ancestors' willingness to die rather than renounce their faith two...
  • Witness live-tweeted Michael Brown's shooting

    Witness live-tweeted Michael Brown's shooting

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:58:51 GMT
    A Twitter user may have been an eyewitness to the shooting death of Mike Brown - and tweeted what he saw. 
    A Twitter user may have been an eyewitness to the shooting death of Mike Brown - and tweeted what he saw. 
  • Breaking

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry indicted for abuse of power, coercion

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry indicted for abuse of power, coercion

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:41:51 GMT
    A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state's public integrity unit.
    A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state's public integrity unit.
  • Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    Report: CDC scientist kept quiet about flu blunder

    Friday, August 15 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-08-15 19:00:40 GMT
    An investigation into a potentially dangerous blunder at a government lab found that a scientist kept silent about the accident and revealed it only after other employees noticed something fishy.
    A government scientist kept silent about a potentially dangerous lab blunder and revealed it only after workers in another lab noticed something fishy, according to an internal investigation.
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