Midday Update

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Fans, teammates, family and friends will say goodbye to Chris Henry today. See how his death seems to humanize the Bengals.

A funeral and burial will also be held today for a Cincinnati Police Officer and airman who was killed while serving his country in Afghanistan.

Cincinnati City Council finally passed a budget last night by a vote of 5-4. It includes no layoffs, but is still controversial.

A former police chief in Aurora is in hot water after being charged with three felonies.

A Warren County minister and his wife are also in trouble after being indicted in a sex case.

And the health care bill passed a second hurdle this morning.  Get the latest here. must-click of the day: An Ohio dancer dished out a large chunk of change to spend a few nights in the home of a popular Christmas movie.

Today on the video page: Rob Williams tries to gift wrap and an Indiana farm delivers fresh meals for Christmas.

Will it be a White Christmas? Get your complete forecast.

As of 11AM snow showers in the Tri-State, no major accumulation is expected, however enough is coming down so that a slick spot or tow could develop but only on untreated roads as temperatures are now around freezing.

Then it will be cloudy this afternoon with a high of 36 degrees. We will have a few spots of sunshine on Wednesday with a high near 40.

There could be a few patches of light  freezing rain early on Thursday but it will change to rain late in the day and for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Temperatures will reach into the 40's and then colder for weekend with snow showers.

FOX19 Chief Meteorologist Steve Horstmeyer

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