Robotic vacuum to blame for KY house fire?

A northern Kentucky mother believes her robotic vacuum is responsible for her house going up in flames.

  As Aurora shooting broke out, first responders put lives on the line within minutes

Within four minutes, the first police officers rushed to the 29,000-square-foot building and were fired on immediately; one was struck outside and four others shot inside.
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  Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border

Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Prosecutor drops Gang of Five grand jury investigation

No charges will be filed against driver who struck and killed Colerain officer

Urban Pedestrian Task Force aims to enhance safety, improve downtown

Couple charged after shaking 8-week-old causing permanent damage, police say

Alcohol, speed suspected factors in fatal NKY crash, says sheriff’s office

The Boone County Coroner arrived on scene shortly after 3:30 a.m.
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  Legal fights launched over Trump’s national emergency declaration

Several legal challenges to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to direct funds toward the building of a border wall have began or been promised.

  Police: Middletown Maintenance man charged in apartment thefts

Health officials say flu numbers are climbing across the Tri-State

Columbia Parkway reopens after another landslide

Planned Parenthood sues Ohio over new abortion restriction

  ‘He’s looking for kids’: Reading man accused of luring underage girls in multiple states

Want that tattoo of your ex’s name removed? Local business offers ‘old flame promotion’

It’ll be a snowy Saturday for northern KY

Parkland shooting victim’s grandmother pushes for change: ‘A year ago she was alive’

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Drug company exec wore fentanyl spray costume in rap video to motivate opioid sales team

Former Insys Therapeutics Inc. executives are charged with scheming to pay doctors bribes and kickbacks in exchange for prescriptions of opioids.

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Cincinnati Reds holding job fair Saturday

  Former Reds great and Hall of Famer Frank Robinson dies at 83

Former Reds great passes away after long battle with illness

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Ohio state trooper fired following gross sexual imposition indictment

CPS school closed Friday due to high number of confirmed flu cases

Woman who ‘found’ severely emaciated dog turns out to be the owner, sheriff’s office says

Dayton locates source of largest water outage in the city’s history

CPS students taken to hospital after taking ‘something,’ spokeswoman says

It’s unclear what the substance is or how the students got it.
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  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their grievances of collusion against the NFL, said a league representative Friday to the Associated Press.

  Man accused of luring girl, 12, on app, trying to set up meeting

Record number of e-Valentines sent to patients at Cincinnati Children’s

Ancient Egypt alive again at Cincinnati Museum Center

Hoxworth: Show love by donating blood Valentine’s Day