Couple accused of keeping child locked in basement for months

Police say the couple was arrested following a month-long investigation into the situation, which was brought to their attention by the child.

  ‘Gang of Five': Judge orders release of more secret text messages

FCC tickets for semifinal game against NY Red Bulls II on sale soon

Guilty on all counts for man accused of shooting Cincinnati police officer

FOP asks city to intervene in ‘mismanagement’ of police discipline

‘Amen! We’re the new gang of five’: Secret Cincinnati City Council messages released ahead of hearing

'This time we’re moving home’: Reds introduce new Skipper David Bell

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Trial starts for man charged with holding child hostage in 34-hour standoff

Motorcyclist ID’d in fatal crash on SB I-75

Union Terminal closes for final steps in restoration project

Possible Rumpke expansion has people speaking out, officials saying it’s needed

Teens killed by suspect in Hardin Co. police chase crash

Possible firebomb thrown into Springdale home

Crews working to restore power in Tri-State after massive outage

Duke Energy reported over 27,000 customers were without power at the height of the outage

DHL hiring to fill 250 new positions at CVG

DHL Express is recruiting to fill jobs its Americas Hub at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport.

Girl, 9, whose family fought to keep her on life support dies at Texas hospital

The 9-year-old suffered cardiac arrest in late September and was admitted to the hospital, where she was declared brain dead and placed on a ventilator.

  Teacher on leave after allegedly duct taping CO student to chair

Cuyahoga Medical Examiner id’s body pulled from Lake Erie

Doctors warn of mystery illness, AFM

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $1.6 billion after nobody won Friday’s drawing

Teen shot Downtown, police search for teen suspect

Police captain’s house egged after he asks for investigation into missing records

Massive amount of drugs found in the ceiling of downtown Cleveland hotel

Cleveland police have confirmed there is an open investigation into a call to the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Cleveland for drugs found in the ceiling of a hotel room.

’The Werewolf of Defiance’ is an Ohio local legend that still haunts (video)

The “Werewolf of Defiance” is one of the those local legends that sounds like the beginning of a classic horror movie.

18-year-old pleads guilty in death of Purcell Marian student

An 18-year-old pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of a Purcell Marian student who was shot at his grandmother’s house.

FC Cincinnati stadium will break ground Dec. 19, open March 2021

Construction is scheduled to begin on the FC Cincinnati stadium in West End on Dec. 19, team officials said Friday.

Police asking for nationwide assistance in locating missing endangered WI girl

Police are asking that everyone nationwide be on the lookout for the missing 13-year-old Wisconsin girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home.

Big weekend for FC Cincinnati

Fans should be prepared to "Blue Out" Nippert Stadium

ACLU sues to overturn homeless camp ban

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of New Prospect Baptist Chuch

7 displaced in Warren County fire

No injuries were reported

Keith Urban visits hospitalized fan after Mercy nurses start social media campaign

Marissa English is a huge fan of country star Keith Urban. Her nurses at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center launched a social media campaign in hopes of the singer meeting with her before his appearance in Toledo on Thursday.

Min. wage won’t get you 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in U.S., coalition suggests

That’s about three full-time jobs at $7.25 an hour, 52 weeks a year, according to the coalition’s yearly report.

Rescue saves corgi that may have been in dog fighting ring

HART Cincinnati drove more than an hour into Kentucky on Wednesday to save a 4-year-old Corgi from being put down.

Historic ‘Jillian’s’ sign up for auction: ‘A piece of NKY history!’

The Kenton County Fiscal Court is selling the sign after purchasing the site for development of the County Administration Building.

Suspect sought as local musician searches for stolen violin

A violin was stolen from the trunk of a car earlier this month on West Central Parkway in downtown Cincinnati.

Shayna Hubers sentenced to life in prison

Shayna Hubers was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for the shooting death of Ryan Poston in October 2012.

‘Top Chef Kentucky' releases trailer, announces premiere date

The show’s 16th season features the ‘unique culinary scenes’ in Louisville, Lexington and Lake Cumberland before heading abroad for the show finale in Macau, China.

Franklin police: 2 sought after counterfeit $100 bills passed at Walmart

Franklin police are asking residents to be on the lookout after counterfeit $100 bills passed through an area Walmart.

Look up, stargazers: Orionid meteor shower expected to peak this weekend

Stargazers should be on the lookout for the Orionids this weekend, as the annual meteor shower is expected to peak.

Auditor: Lincoln Heights Village manager stole more than $67K for trips, shopping

A Hamilton County grand jury has indicted the former village manager of Lincoln Heights for theft in office after her alleged misuse of a village credit card .

Man charged after 2 ‘dumped’ in apparent OD

A man was charged with abuse of a corpse after two people were dumped behind a Middletown diner in early August.

You do not want this egg case hatching in your home, warns a Cleveland entomologist

One of the world’s leading experts on the praying mantis is Dr. Gavin Svenson with the Cleveland Museum of Natural resources and he has a warning about the bug.

Missing Cincinnati police records prompt call for outside investigation

An internal police overtime audit found "intentional actions to maximize compensation"

Vet warns of danger ‘Death Angel’ mushrooms pose to pets

A viral Facebook post is warning of a poisonous mushroom nicknamed "death angel" and the dangers it could pose to your pet.

Union Terminal closing to complete restoration

As Union Terminal prepares for the final steps in its restoration, the building will close Oct. 22 through Nov. 1.

Child hit by vehicle in Forest Park, taken to hospital

West Kemper Road is open

Burger King prepares for Halloween with the ‘Nightmare King’

The burger features chicken, bacon and a burger on a green bun.

Police: Man shot in chest shows up at hospital

No arrests were made

1 detained after shooting, stabbing at Mt. Auburn towing business

The victim became uncooperative, police said

Father claims daughter with cheer aspirations is subject of special needs discrimination

A West Clermont father is demanding change because he claims his daughter with special needs has become a target for discrimination.

‘I can still see his eyes’: Man arrested, accused of peeping in Middletown woman’s window

A man was arrested in Middletown after police say he was caught peeping in a woman's window.

Norwood police investigating after man exposes himself to 12-year-old girl

Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a girl walking down the street Monday evening.

BLINK 2019 to feature light displays in Cincinnati, Covington

Cincinnati’s art and light festival BLINK will return to downtown Cincinnati and surrounding areas in 2019.

Kentuckian walks away with $1 million, Mega Millions Jackpot jumps to $900 million

One lucky Kentuckian doesn’t have to belt out the Travie McCoy and Bruno Mars tune because they are now, in fact, a millionaire.

Food pantry expands, relocates to help UC students

The new Bearcats Pantry is located in Stratford Heights at the University of Cincinnati.

Cincinnati firefighters working to rescue Hurricane Michael victims

Cincinnati Firefighters are doing their part to help the victims of Hurricane Michael. A few of them are part of Ohio Task Force 1.

7 Ohioans infected by drug-resistant salmonella strain

Symptoms from salmonella infection include diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps.

Classic car crashes into iconic fountain, both totaled

A classic car and an iconic fountain are total losses after an accident in Hamilton on Tuesday night.

VIDEO: Deer street fight caught on police dash cam

The two were caught locking antlers around 2 a.m. on Wednesday.

Mother says CBD oil is saving her daughter’s life: ‘We were exhausting all our options’

An area mother is treating her daughter’s medical needs with Cannabidiol also known as CBD oil.

  Mom says story about forcing son out into near-freezing weather in underwear is ‘not true’

A suburban Cincinnati woman is accused of forcing her young son to remove all his clothes, leave her apartment wearing only his underwear and locking him out in near freeing temperatures, but she says that’s not the case.

Woman in need of kidney after Hurricane Michael prevents transplant

As the south continues to feel the devastation of Hurricane Michael, a local woman is deeply feeling its impacts too. She said her life-saving kidney transplant is now on hold because of the storm.

Former Forest Park city official accused of sexually touching interns faces jail time

Tye Smith will be sentenced Jan. 17

Mexico Beach residents return home again _ some to no home

Residents of hurricane-ravaged Mexico Beach are returning home for the first time since Michael, but some are finding no home to return to

Blue Ash police say parents should watch for these apps on their kids’ phones

Blue Ash police say there are certain apps parents should monitor on their children’s electronic devices.

Plush family, city encourage residents to sign up for Smart 911

Public servant announcements will roll out at 3 p.m.

Cincinnati police launch traffic enforcement ‘blitz’

The program launches Tuesday in Pleasant Ridge

So what if you win the Mega Millions jackpot? ‘Keep your mouth shut,’ suggests lottery official

There is another humongous Mega Millions jackpot in the works.

Ohio woman accused of using 3-year-old daughter to make child porn

Parker confessed to investigators that she would undress her daughter and leave her alone in a bedroom with her ex-boyfriend.

These numbers prove Ohioans love to pay to get the crud scared out of them in haunted houses and attractions

The business of scaring you for Halloween is apparently a big deal in Ohio.

Authorities ID driver killed after car crosses lanes of I-75, flies off overpass

Police closed part of a West Chester road for several hours after a deadly crash Tuesday afternoon.

Two men arrested for deadly September double shooting in College Hill

Cincinnati police arrested two men for the deadly double shooting at a College Hill bar that happened in September.

Fifth Third survivor shot 12 times shares recovery update

Whitney Austin, the Fifth Third Bank executive shot 12 times in a deadly attack at the bank’s headquarters in downtown Cincinnati in September is sharing her recovery journey.

WOW air flying away from CVG permanently

Iceland-based WOW air is discontinuing its services in Cincinnati.

Skyline brings chili to Christmas with new holiday sweater

Some say it’s always Skyline time, but is Christmas one of those occasions? The chili chain has a festive new product just in time for the holidays.

Rising Mega Millions jackpot increases opportunities for scams

With the Mega Millions jackpot nearing a billion dollars, the chance of getting scammed is also increasing.

Students allegedly baked cookies with human ashes, served them to classmates

Police believe the ashes allegedly used may have been those of one of the students' grandparents.

In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

In Florida, determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage is proving somewhat elusive

Boone County officials warn of possible door-to-door fundraising scam

Officials in Boone County are warning the community that what may seem like an innocent effort to raise money for a local elementary school may actually be a fraud.

CPD announces traffic safety blitz in several neighborhoods

Cincinnati police will be doing a traffic safety blitz, going after aggressive drivers and speeders.