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It may be frigid but at least it's Friday!

Good morning!

Second verse, same as the first - it'll be another frigid and frosty start to the morning! Meteorologist Katy Morgan is saying that we'll start off this morning with temperatures in the upper 20's but they'll eventually make their way up to about 50° this afternoon. Thankfully, the clear and sunny skies are sticking around too!

Katy and Frank will have your weekend forecast all morning long on FOX19!

A Cincinnati police station along with Taft High School were evacuated yesterday after a suspicious package was found. So, what was the big scare? Click here to find out! While the box stirred up quite the commotion, it's definitely better to be safe than sorry!

The Cincinnati Museum Center is gearing up for the opening of their newest exhibit! Cory Stark is live this morning with a preview of Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in the Ancient Times.

After two years in the works, BP has reached a $4 billion settlement with the US Government for the 2010 Gulf oil spill. Most of the settlement will go towards restoring the Gulf's environment and BP will also plead guilty to criminal charges for the deaths of 11 workers and for lying to Congress.

More job cuts are planned for one of the largest employers in Cincinnati. Rob Williams and Sheila Gray will tell you which company it is and their reasoning behind the cuts during the FOX19 Morning News.

Are you one of the several "Twi-hard" fans that swarmed the theaters for the premiere of "Breaking Dawn: Part 2"? If so, you probably won't be reading this until later on in the morning while you catch up on some sleep! Jessica Brown is live at the RAVE Theater in Florence with fans' reactions of the new film.

In yesterday's Morning Xtra, we covered everything from holiday decor to cocktails to that perfect holiday feast and today, we'll be continuing with out holiday trend! While Tracey Johnson holds down the fort in studio, Frank Marzullo will be out live with a preview of the Greater Cincinnati Holiday Market at the Duke Energy Convention Center!

Side note: the FOX19 Morning crew has found ourselves with an adorable stray kitty and we need your help in naming him/her! The names that have been thrown around are Sonny, Butterscotch and Simba...what do you think? Come share your suggestions on our Facebook page!

That wraps up another week of news making headlines! Enjoy the weekend and I'll talk to you on Monday!

-Emily

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