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Homeless camp must leave private lot in OTR, prosecutor says

Homeless camps have already been booted off of several pieces of public land Downtown, at The Banks and in Walnut Hills. The park being used as a camp now is owned by Over-the-Rhine Community Housing. Housing director Andy Hutzel previously told WCPO that theyhad not asked permission, but they would

WCPO - 2018-08-15 18:15:14

Northern Kentucky woman faces OVI charge in crash with school bus

A Northern Kentucky woman faces several charges, including OVI, in connection to a crash with a school bus Wednesday morning.

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-15 21:28:00

Police: Child found wandering alone in Symmes Township

SYMMES, Ohio —Police are asking for information after a child was found wandering alone in Symmes Township.Officers found the child around 2:20 a.m. at the intersection of Montgomery Road and Mason-Montgomery Road.AdvertisementPolice said the child is around 3 years old and was unable to provide off

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-15 09:20:00

TIMELINE: Soaking rains Thursday, storms possible late

Soaking rains move in during the overnight hours, and standing water is possible by morning in poor drainage or flood-prone areas, WLWT meteorologist Kevin Robinson said.

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-16 02:40:00

Captured: Semi driver who crashed Campbell County police car in custody

"Due to the ongoing and fast pace of this investigation, we have decided not to release specific details of this case at this time," said an additional statement on the department's Facebook page. "We anticipate providing more information in the coming days. We did however, feel it important to make

CINCINNATI.COM - 2018-08-15 21:14:00

Dramatic testimony Wednesday in murder trial of Shayna Hubers

"When I go to the shooting range with Ryan tonight, I want to turn around, shoot and kill him and pretend it's an accident," Dr. Christy Olyer read from a court document containing the message she received from Hubers in early October 2012.

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-16 00:46:00

School officials: 2 injured after car collides with school bus in Kenton County

ERLANGER, Ky. —Two people are injured after a car collided with a school bus Wednesday, Kenton County School District officials said.Police said the driver of the school bus sustained minor injuries and was not taken to the hospital.AdvertisementThe driver of the other car appeared to be at fault fo

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-15 12:48:00

Downtown Covington WiFi Project to Be Featured in Fortune Cover Ad

As the name implies, a cover wrap is a separate cover on top of the magazine designed to mimic Fortune's typical look but featuring instead a paid ad for a company or an initiative. Counting the inside of the cover, the back cover, and the inside of the back, that's four pages of advertising for Bel

RCNKY.COM - 2018-08-15 19:09:50

Police: Family located after child found wandering alone in Symmes Township

Child around 3 years old found alone at intersectionSYMMES, Ohio —Police have located a child's family after he was found wandering alone in Symmes Township.Officers found the child around 2:20 a.m. at the intersection of Montgomery Road and Mason-Montgomery Road.AdvertisementPolice said the child’s

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-15 10:06:00

Cincinnati Police: 8-month-old hit multiple times and dropped on the head

CINCINNATI -- An 8-month-old boy died on Tuesday after a guardian allegedly hit the infant in the head multiple times and dropped him on the head, according to the Cincinnati Police Department.The infant, Ethan Moore, died at 9:10 a.m. in the intensive care unit at the hospital. According to the Ham

WCPO - 2018-08-14 16:38:08

Rush hour crash killed 21-year-old motorcycle driver

CINCINNATI -- The crash that shut down rush hour traffic on Columbia Parkway Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of a 21-year-old motorcycle driver, according to a news release from Cincinnati police.Police said Jordan Alexander, who was driving her Suzuki eastbound on Columbia Parkway, crashed into

WCPO - 2018-08-14 21:51:13

Norwood Police: Drug dealer's vehicle contained multiple weapons, bags of meth, heroin

When the responding officer approached the vehicle to investigate, he noticed an uncapped syringe in the vehicle in plain view. While the officer was talking to the occupants, the person sitting on the passenger's side told the officer that there was a loaded firearm in the glove box.

WKRC - 2018-08-14 10:15:18

Newport welcomes students back with unique home-visit program

Middleton says the program has proven to be a deterrent to bullying and other school issues, yet there are so few policies, laws or any other support.

WKRC - 2018-08-15 07:52:15

Is being homeless illegal? Ohio court rulings raise the question

CINCINNATI, Ohio - A court fight last week over homeless camps in and around this city's downtown raised a question that could take years to answer. Can a community make it illegal to be homeless? The debate arose in Cincinnati, as it has this year in cities like Los Angeles, Seattle and Nashville,

USA TODAY - 2018-08-14 22:53:21

Police shoot, kill 'aggressive' dog at Eden Park

CINCINNATI —Cincinnati police said they were forced to shoot and kill what they called an "aggressive" dog at Eden Park Monday evening.It happened around 6:15 p.m. near the upper overlook.AdvertisementAccording to police, the dog was not leashed and attacked another dog that was with its owner.Offic


'I gave him his nose job:' Jury watches Shayna Hubers' police interview in first day of retrial

NEWPORT, Ky. -- Was it murder, or self-protection? It will be up to jurors to answer that question again as Shayna Hubers' retrial in the 2012 shooting death of Ryan Poston got underway Tuesday.

WCPO - 2018-08-14 20:41:19

Coroner asks public's help identifying body found off I-275

The body was discovered down a hill from where the workers were, investigators said, when one worker looked over the guardrail.


Williams Wins Cincinnati Opener; Murray First-Round Victim

MASON, Ohio—Serena Williams bounced back from the most lopsided loss of her career, cruising past Daria Gavrilova 6-1, 6-2 at the Western & Southern Open on Aug. 13.

THE EPOCH TIMES - 2018-08-14 21:36:22

Residential, Business Projects in Covington, Ludlow Win Funds

Duke Energy announced this year's recipients of its annual Urban Revitalization grants, and the recipients include two downtown Covington buildings that were previously slated to be part of Gateway Community & Technical College's urban metro campus, but will now be used in other fashions.

RCNKY.COM - 2018-08-14 15:29:35

Man caught taking photos of women's body parts at local Target

The second victim, who asked not to be identified told WLWT "I had no idea, and I feel like I am a very aware woman. It blew me away."