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Attorney General Beshear presents child abuse prevention funding to Florence agency

FLORENCE - Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear presented a $48,000 grant funding check from the Child Victims' Trust Fund to Family Nurturing Center in Florence, an agency which works to help prevent child abuse in Northern Kentucky. The money which will be doubled by an anonymous donor match wi

MYCN2.COM - 2017-09-22 21:03:00

PD: Mom left one-year-old in car at Florence Mall

FLORENCE, Ky. -- A Newport mom was arrested and charged with child endangerment Wednesday after she left her one-year-old in her SUV at the Florence Mall, police said. Christina Krups, 29, left her child in her BMW for "at least ten to fifteen minutes," according to a news release from Captain Tom G

WCPO - 2017-09-21 18:52:00

Crime Notebook: Newport woman charged after child found in SUV at Florence Mall

A Newport woman was arrested Wednesday for leaving her sleeping child in a parked car in the Florence Mall parking lot. Christina Krups, 29, was arrested after police received calls for a child locked in a BMW SUV, Florence Police Captain Tom Grau said in a news release. When police arrived, the ou

CINCINNATI.COM - 2017-09-21 19:04:48

Cincinnati police say robbery victim also abducted at gunpoint

Cincinnati police are investigating an aggravated robbery in which, they say, the victim was abducted. It happened Sept. 20 around 10 p.m., they said. The victim was walking on the 2900 block of Colerain Avenue when the offenders pulled up in a black SUV and red car. The driver of the SUV reportedly

FOX 19 - 2017-09-22 17:40:07

Ohio Supreme Court sets execution date for killer from Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - The Ohio Supreme Court set an execution date for two condemned killers. Death row prisoner 44-year-old Cedric Carter from Cincinnati is scheduled to die on Aug. 24 of 2022. He was convicted in the shooting death of a UDF store clerk during a robbery in 1992. Meanwhile, 63-year-ol

WKRC - 2017-09-22 19:25:24

Mexico raises earthquake death toll to 293, relatives keep vigil amid search for survivors

Rescue personnel look through a photo album as they work in rescue operations in the rubble of a building felled by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake, in the Ciudad Jardin neighborhood of Mexico City, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Thousands of professionals and volunteers are working frantically at dozens of w

WKRC - 2017-09-22 17:06:51

Pennsylvania coroner: Leg in Lake Erie from Ohio plane crash

ERIE, Pa. (AP) - A human leg found off the Pennsylvania coast of Lake Erie was from one of three unaccounted for victims of a plane crash near Cleveland last year. Erie County, Pennsylvania Coroner Lyell Cook confirmed the DNA findings Friday. He said the crash victims' families asked his office not

FOX 19 - 2017-09-22 18:05:00

Attorney: Final San Francisco plane crash lawsuit settled

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An attorney overseeing lawsuits stemming from a deadly plane crash in San Francisco four years ago says the last remaining suit in the U.S. has been settled. Ronald Goldman said his client, Kyung Rhan Rha, reached a deal with Asiana Airlines on Thursday just as her case was head

FOX 19 - 2017-09-22 00:38:26

One reason the festival can afford to bring in such acts is that it has had

INDEPENDENCE, Ky. -- St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Church in Independence isn't one of the larger parishes in the Diocese of Covington. At about 900 families, it's only one-third the size of parishes like Immaculate Heart of Mary in Burlington or St. Timothy in Union, said St. Cecilia parishioner Ed Re

WCPO - 2017-09-23 11:00:16

The Latest: Thousands pack beatification mass for US martyr

(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Guatemalan Bishop Julio Edgar Cabrera, right, looks over a Rother Family photo book with Juan Pablo Ixbalan, left, at the Rother Family home in Okarche, Okla, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Stanley Rother, an American priest killed d... (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). A statue in tribute

FOX 19 - 2017-09-23 15:26:41

Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on vote

ISTANBUL - The Turkish parliament on Saturday renewed a bill allowing the military to intervene in Iraq and Syria if faced with national security threats - a move seen as a final warning to Iraqi Kurds to call off their Monday independence referendum. The decree allows Turkey to send troops over its

REPUBLIC - 2017-09-23 11:55:44

In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

Iran's Khoramshahr missile is displayed by the Revolutionary Guard during a military parade marking the 37th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion of Iran, in front of the shrine of late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, just outside Tehran, Iran, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. Iran's Revolutionary G

WKRC - 2017-09-23 07:37:06

Lawmakers announce plan for Sonny Kim Memorial Highway

Two Ohio legislators say they will sponsor a bill to rename part of Interstate 71 in Cincinnati for slain Cincinnati Police Officer Sonny Kim. State representatives Brigid Kelly and Jonathan Dever want to name the stretch between Montgomery Road and Dana Avenue the Sonny Kim Memorial Highway . Kim w

WCPO - 2017-09-23 09:35:25

LeBron James: Going to White House was great honor until Trump showed up

President Donald Trump (Associated Press) It's been a busy Saturday so far in the sports world, with Florida State getting upset by NC State and Carmelo Anthony reportedly set to join the OKC Thunder. But these are footnotes, thanks to comments made by President Donald J. Trump in the past 24 hours.

FOX 19 - 2017-09-23 20:11:50

Arrests made at Texas anti-fascist rally

Arrests made at an anti-fascist rally in Austin, Texas on Saturday, September 23, 2017. (Credit: CBS Austin) AUSTIN, Texas - Counter-protesters to Saturday's Dixie Freedom Rally gathered at the state capitol in Austin. The counter-protest took place even though the original pro-Confederate demonstra

WKRC - 2017-09-23 19:27:15

EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

In this Sept. 21, 2017, photo, a sign on a door of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. The EPA says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during Hurricane Harvey. Bu

WKRC - 2017-09-23 19:02:50

Video: St. Louis police arrest 22 protesters demonstrating against officer's acquittal

Protesters demonstrating against a former St. Louis police officer's acquittal in the murder of a black man are arrested during a protest at the Galleria Mall. (CNN Newsource) ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police have arrested several people at an upscale St. Louis shopping mall who were protesting the recent ac

WKRC - 2017-09-23 18:10:34

Students protest Walmart labor practices

"I did sign the value statement," said Guardia. "In this case, and all cases pertaining to students' freedom of expression, as Dean of Students, I advocate and support all students' expression and first amendment rights." Guardia made a point, however, to remind students that their activism must rem

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-23 22:30:00

Trump aims to achieve congressional balancing act on taxes

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump waves as he walks from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington to Marine One for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Facing an escalating nuclear threat from North Korea and the mass flight of minority Muslims from M

WKRC - 2017-09-23 13:34:05

Holly Bobo Trial: Attorneys agree to life without parole +50 years for Zach Adams

Karen Bobo delivers a victim impact statement to the jury and speaks directly to her daughter's killer during sentence hearing for Zach Adams. PHOTO: WZTV FOX 17 News Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Zach Adams, found guilty in the kidnapping, rape, and murder of Holly Bobo, will serve life in jail plus

WKRC - 2017-09-23 12:36:34