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  • Democrats are pushing an unlikely source — Jerry Springer — to run for governor in Ohio

    05/30/2017 9:10:53 AM PDT · by DFG · 39 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 05/30/2017 | Allan Smith and Maxwell Tani
    Influential Ohio Democrats are pushing former Cincinnati mayor and daytime-TV host Jerry Springer to run for Ohio governor in 2018, more than half a dozen Democrats familiar with the race told Business Insider. Many said Springer, who sought the Democratic nomination for governor of Ohio in 1982 and remains active in state politics, could be a good fit for the current political climate.
  • A MUSLIM IMMIGRANT COMMITTED THE WORST ANTI-SEMITIC HATE CRIME OF THE YEAR

    04/09/2018 6:35:59 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 30 replies
    barbwire ^ | 9 April, 2018 | Daniel Greenfield
    The worst anti-Semitic hate crime of 2018 took place outside a restaurant in Cincinnati, Ohio. Izmir Koch, an Ahiska Turkish migrant who had already been in trouble with the law, allegedly demanded to know if there were any Jews around. A man who been at the restaurant replied that he was Jewish. Izmir punched him in the head, and then kicked him while he lay on the ground. The victim, who wasn’t actually Jewish, suffered bruised ribs and a fractured eye socket. Now a federal grand jury has indicted Izmir for committing a hate crime. The violent assault was the...
  • First Lady Melania Trump visits Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

    02/06/2018 6:18:49 AM PST · by simpson96 · 33 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 2/5/2018 | Staff
    CINCINNATI, OH (WCMH) — Melania Trump visited a children’s hospital in Cincinnati to hear about the opioid epidemic in Ohio. The first lady was on a rare policy trip with President Donald Trump, flew with him to Ohio on Monday and then went their separate ways. She went to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center where hospital officials briefed her on opioids. She also met with patients. The president went off to Sheffer Corp. in the city of Blue Ash to promote the package of tax cuts he signed into law last year. The company recently gave its 126 workers bonuses...
  • Kentucky Transportation Cabinet: To ease Brent Spence traffic, we need another bridge

    12/22/2017 7:31:55 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 5 replies
    WCPO 9 Cincinnati ^ | December 19, 2017 | Marais Jacon-Duffy
    After exploring other options, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet released study findings Tuesday "confirming the need for a second bridge to carry Interstate 71/75 traffic across the Ohio River." A yearlong study "confirms the need for construction of a new bridge across the Ohio River to improve safety and travel on Interstate 71 and Interstate 75 between Ohio and Kentucky," a news release from the KYTC said. The news release cited the findings of the Brent Spence Strategic Corridor Study, which was led by the consulting firm Stantec. The best solution to "ease congestion and improve travel" is to build a...
  • Bengals players lock arms during national anthem

    09/24/2017 2:54:17 PM PDT · by Ektelon · 62 replies
    FOX19 ^ | 9-24-17 | Jeremy Rauch
    CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Players from the Cincinnati Bengals locked arms during the national anthem before the game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. ....Every single Bengals player stood for the national anthem like they’ve done all season long.
  • One dead, eight wounded after shooting at Ohio gender-reveal party

    07/09/2017 3:53:51 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 166 replies
    nydailynews.com/ ^ | : Sunday, July 9, 2017, 4:48 PM | Meera Jagannathan
    A woman is dead and eight other people were wounded — including three kids — after a baby gender-reveal party in Ohio erupted in gunfire Saturday night, according to reports. Among the victims in the Colerain Township shooting was a pregnant woman who lost the baby after receiving a bullet to her leg, a family member told NBC affiliate WLWT. Authorities were searching for the assailant or assailants, who fled after shots rang out at a home around 11:30 p.m. Five of the revelers — one in critical condition, three in fair and one stable — were hospitalized at the...
  • USMC Vet: Employer Won't Let Me Come to Work With PTSD Service Dog

    07/08/2017 7:00:17 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 75 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 8, 2017
    USMC Vet: Employer Won't Let Me Come to Work With PTSD Service Dog A United States Marine Corps veteran who suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder said his employer won't let him come to work with his service dog. Yauncey Long said Cincinnati Bell, a Midwest telecomm company, refused to let him work in the company of his service dog, C4. Long said he's gotten pushback from the company, including "unsatisfactory" responses from management, after he applied for reasonable accommodations. He said he was sent home every day for a week without pay after he came to work with C4. Long...
  • Otto Warmbier dies days after release from North Korean detainment

    06/19/2017 2:28:23 PM PDT · by Innovative · 124 replies
    Washington Post ^ | June 19, 2017 | Susan Svrluga
    Otto Warmbier, the University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea for nearly a year and a half, died Monday afternoon, his parents announced. On Thursday, doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said that the 22-year-old Otto Warmbier had extensive loss of brain tissue, and was in a state of unresponsive wakefulness.
  • 'Overly obese' body starts funeral home fire

    04/27/2017 11:58:38 AM PDT · by DFG · 35 replies
    WCPO ^ | 04/27/2017 | WCPO Staff
    CINCINNATI -- A "freak accident" started an unscheduled fire Wednesday night at the Hillside Chapel Crematory in Cincinnati, owner Don Catchen said. "My operator was in the process of cremating remains and (the body) was overly obese and apparently it got a little hotter than the unit is supposed to get," Catchen said. "One of the cremation containers that we had close got caught on fire and that's what burnt."
  • HORRIFYING: Man BEGS For Mercy Before Thugs Execute Him For Being White

    04/18/2017 11:18:09 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 47 replies
    Angry Patriot Movement ^ | April 17, 2017 | Angry Patriot
    A tragic accident was made worse when a man was killed for being white. Jamie Urton was driving through Cincinnati when he accidentally struck a child with his car. The child’s father murdered Urton, with the help of an accomplice, but the two murderers told the passenger, “Get out of here, you’re black.” (via WLWT5)Deonte Baber and Jamall Killings are both facing murder charges for killing Urton. They did so after Killings’ 4-year-old son was accidentally struck by Urton’s vehicle. The murderers spared Urton’s passenger because he was black, proving that they killed Urton because he was white.Of course, the...
  • Cincinnati nightclub shooting: At least 1 dead, 15 people shot at venue

    03/26/2017 8:07:35 AM PDT · by Bloody Sam Roberts · 26 replies
    Fox News ^ | 3/26/2017 | Fox News
    An unidentified shooter opened fire at a Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, killing one person and wounding 14 others, officials said. The shooter escaped the melee and remained on the run Sunday. Cincinnati police originally said there were "at least a couple of shooters" who opened fire inside of Cameo nightclub, but later said only one shooter was responsible for the deadly assault.
  • Ohio police: Driver shot, killed after hitting boy, 4

    03/25/2017 11:22:55 AM PDT · by mtrott · 38 replies
    Fox News/AP ^ | 3-25-2017
    CINCINNATI – Police in Cincinnati say a driver was shot and killed after his car hit a 4-year-old boy who ran into the street. Investigators say they believe the driver got out of his car after hitting the child Friday and a confrontation broke out.
  • Brown to highlight country’s infrastructure projects in Cincinnati

    03/07/2017 7:43:31 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 4 replies
    The Hamilton Journal-News ^ | Feburary 13, 2017 | Michael Pitman and Ed Richter
    CINCINNATI - U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, will highlight in downtown Cincinnati this morning key infrastruture projects, such as the Brent Spence Bridge, as he outlines a framework to rebuild and repair the country’s infrastructure which will create millions of construction jobs. The northern Ohio Senator will be joined by Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley, Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority President and CEO Laura Brunner, and OKI Regional Council of Governments Deputy Executive DirectorRobert Koehler. President Donald Trump previously promised $1 trillion of investment in American infrastructure during his campaign. Brown joined Senate colleagues to release a roadmap for making...
  • Cincinnati Mayor: We Are Now a Sanctuary City

    01/31/2017 8:30:48 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 78 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/31/17 | JOHN BINDER
    The mayor of Cincinnati has declared his municipality to be a sanctuary city, which will now protect illegal aliens from federal immigration officers. Mayor John Cranley announced, alongside Muslim, Jewish and Christian religious leaders, that his city would “stand in solidarity with the immigrant community,” and declare itself a sanctuary city, despite the threat of losing federal funding under President Donald Trump’s administration. “This city stands with immigrants,” Cranley said during the live press conference. “This city stands with Muslims. This city stands with Syrian refugees yearning to break free.” “This city opposes executive orders to halt refugee resettlement and...
  • Zoo: Baby hippo is making progress (born 6 weeks premature this week)

    01/29/2017 6:46:34 AM PST · by Buckeye Battle Cry · 4 replies
    WXIX television news ^ | January 28, 2017 | Fox 19 digital media staff
    CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The hippo born six weeks early is "making progress toward standing." Cincinnati Zoo officials said the four-day-old hippo has gained almost four pounds since birth, but she's still about 20 lbs. under the low end of a normal birth weight for a Nile hippo. Nursery and animal care staff are with the baby 24 hours a day.
  • LGBT Activist Attacks Christians for Using Rainbow in Christmas Display

    01/03/2017 6:32:35 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 43 replies
    Constitution.com ^ | January 2, 2017 | Onan Coca
    This story may be the must bemusing and illogical of 2016, and it happened as the year came to a close. Ken Ham is the Founder and CEO of Answers in Genesis and the creator of the amazing Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky. He is also a leader in the conservative evangelical community, where his work focuses on Biblical creationism and Christian apologetics. He and his team recently made the decision to use the rainbow as part of the decoration in their Ark Encounter Christmas celebration. Visit the Ark at dusk to see it illuminated with rainbow colors as a...
  • Trump Victory Tour to begin Thursday night in Cincinnati

    11/29/2016 8:42:53 AM PST · by Dave346 · 54 replies
    - Thursday, December 01, 2016 - Cincinnati, OH Donald J. Trump & Governor Mike Pence U.S. Bank Arena 7:00 PM Join us for the Thank You Tour 2016 in the U.S. Bank Arena. Doors open at 4:00pm.
  • Media Publicly Shamed by 20,000+ People

    10/15/2016 11:14:23 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 34 replies
    You Tube ^ | October 15,2016 | Millennial Millie
    Media Publicly Shamed by 20,000+ People
  • Cincinnati Chili

    10/05/2010 9:05:20 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 121 replies
    "Outside of the state of Texas, Cincinnati, Ohio, is the most chili-crazed city in the United States. Cincinnati prides itself on being a true chili capital, with more than 180 chili parlors. Cincinnati-style chili is quite different from its more familiar Texas cousin, and it has developed a cult-like popularity. What makes it different is the way the meat is cooked. The chili has a thinner consistency and is prepared with an unusual blend of spices that includes cinnamon, chocolate or cocoa, allspice, and Worcestershire. this is truly the unofficial grub of Cincinnati. The people of Cincinnati enjoy their chili...
  • LIVE:Two Trump Rallies 10/13/2016 West Palm Beach, FL @ 12pm ET and Cincinnati, OH @ 7:30pm ET

    10/13/2016 3:01:05 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 877 replies
    Thursday, October 13, 2016: Live streaming coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in West Palm Beach, FL at the South Florida Fair Expo Center. Live coverage begins at 12:00 PM ET. South Florida Fair Expo Center Thursday, October 13, 2016: Live stream coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in Cincinnati, OH at U.S. Bank Arena. Live coverage begins at 7:30 PM ET. Cincinnati, OH U.S. Bank Arena