Monday, May 20 2013 10:33 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:33:16 GMT
Two Ohio lawmakers want to make some changes to license plate requirements in the state, and it's all in an effort to save money. State representatives Terry Johnson and Stephen Slesnick want vehiclesFull Story >
Two Ohio lawmakers want to make some changes to license plate requirements in the state, and it's all in an effort to save money.Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 10:26 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:26:16 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundFull Story >
At least 51 have died in a storm the National Weather Service described as large and violent.Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 10:22 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:22:26 GMT
Police are looking for the suspects who robbed the Fresh Market in Oakley. It happened just before 10 p.m. Monday night at the location on Madison Road. Initial reports are that two men with guns enteredFull Story >
Police are looking for the suspects who robbed the Fresh Market in Oakley.Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 10:22 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:22:00 GMT
CINCINNATI (FOX19) - The schedule for one of the country's best high school football showcases is about to be released, but here's a sneak peek at some of the match-ups. The following eight games willFull Story >
It's the 16th year of the Crosstown Showdown high school football event.Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 10:06 PM EDT2013-05-21 02:06:19 GMT
A Dearborn County jury has convicted a man of beating an Indiana woman to death with a skillet and a pepper grinder. Charles Stephenson faces life in prison for the murder of Leigh Jennings, 67. SentencingFull Story >
A Dearborn County jury has convicted a man of beating an Indiana woman to death with a skillet and a pepper grinder. Full Story >
HAMILTON COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -
For the first time in history Ohio is allowing any voter in the state to cast an absentee ballot.
However, former Secretary of State Ken Blackwell is warning of a ballot counting "nightmare" that could potentially affect the outcome of the presidential race.
The problem begins when someone who has received an absentee ballot, but doesn't fill it in, shows up at their board of elections to vote. They will be given a provisional ballot instead of being allowed to vote on the spot.
Xavier University Political Science professor Gene Beaupre says there could be a potential problem with a large number of provisional ballots. "The risks seem to be that if they get a substantial number of provisional ballots. In fact they'd have to get more than the margin of victory in the race, then that becomes an issue."
For example- if candidate "A" is beating candidate "B" by 100-thousand votes, but there are 101-thousand provisional ballots, under Ohio law those ballots couldn't be counted until ten days after the election. That could potentially make the outcome of the presidential race dependent on the results of the Ohio vote.
On the other hand Beaupre says "Lets say one of the candidates won by 100 votes and there were 98 provisional ballots, they would not make a difference in the count."
Sally Krisel, Assistant Director of the Hamilton County Board of Elections is one of the people with the job of making that count, says they are ready. "We will have staff here. The provisional ballots on every election take a lot of time and effort. You have ten days to look at those and make your recommendations to the board. So whether you have 10,000 or 2,000 our staff has to get it completed within a certain amount of time, and we do it."
At the Hamilton County Board of Elections business has been brisk since early voting began one month ago. That coupled with the high number of absentee ballots being returned; overall voter turnout is expected to be high.
Monday, May 20 2013 3:10 PM EDT2013-05-20 19:10:48 GMT
Several people are arrested after a raid at a Sycamore Township motel. Deputies raided the Drake Motel, located on Reading Road, on Monday morning. Several people were arrested at the scene but no namesFull Story >
Several people have been arrested after a raid at a Sycamore Township motel. Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 9:21 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:21:47 GMT
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - An Army wife who lost over 100 pounds while her husband was away in Afghanistan surprised the soldier Wednesday when he arrived at Wilmington International Airport. Misty Shaffer,Full Story >
A soldier from Wilmington returns from Afghanistan to a big surprise: a new wife, a new house and a different child.Full Story >
Experts say the officer who killed a Long Island college student and a home invasion suspect on Friday was confronted with a split-second choice.Full Story >
As a grieving family prepared for the funeral of a Hofstra University junior killed by a police officer's bullet during a standoff with an armed intruder, some on Monday questioned whether police should have waited for...Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 11:30 AM EDT2013-05-20 15:30:16 GMT
Authorities are investigating a shooting in Liberty Township. The shooting happened Sunday afternoon at the Countryside Village Mobile Home park off of State Route 4 in Liberty, Ohio. FOX19 has a crewFull Story >
The shooting happened Sunday afternoon at the Countryside Village Mobile Home park off of State Route 4 in Liberty, Ohio.Full Story >
Monday, May 20 2013 6:51 AM EDT2013-05-20 10:51:11 GMT
As we continue our series, "Around the World in Cincinnati," our Tracey Johnson shares the connection they have with the Nigerian community here in the tri state. Tracey says that she knew it would beFull Story >
Tracey says that she knew it would be a trip of a lifetime for her family but she never imagined that their first trip to west Africa would not be the last.Full Story >
An Oregon girl abducted as a baby and missing for 18 years finally emerged in Dallas this week when her mother turned herself in to authorities, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. Full Story >
An Oregon girl abducted as a baby and missing for 18 years finally emerged in Dallas this week when her mother turned herself in to authorities, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department.Full Story >
Sunday, May 19 2013 5:33 PM EDT2013-05-19 21:33:10 GMT
Warren County authorities are investigating two bodies found in a home on Sunday. Officials were called to a residence in the 3900 block of Riley Avenue in South Lebanon around 10 a.m. Sunday morning. LittleFull Story >
Warren County authorities are investigating two bodies found in a home on Sunday. Officials were called to a residence in the 3900 block of Riley Avenue in South Lebanon around 10 a.m. Sunday morning.Full Story >
Monday, May 6 2013 1:29 PM EDT2013-05-06 17:29:07 GMT
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court. Police say 36-year-old Jason Fletcher and Laura Oditt engaged in sexual conduct in a public place. The location is not named in courtFull Story >
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court.Full Story >
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