Wednesday, March 12 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-03-12 15:39:01 GMT
(RNN) - According to NBC New York, an explosion and building collapse has occurred in an apartment building in Manhattan. No immediate information was reported on injuries. According to NBC, the FDNY respondedFull Story >
One person has died and 16 are injured after a building collapsed in Manhattan on Wednesday.Full Story >
More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing en route to Beijing, authorities acknowledged Wednesday they didn't know which direction the plane carrying 239 passengers was heading when it...Full Story >
Malaysia defended its handling of the hunt for the missing Boeing 777 on Wednesday but acknowledged it is still unsure which direction the plane was headed when it disappeared, highlighting the massive task facing an...Full Story >
Wednesday, March 12 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-03-12 15:18:03 GMT
KOKE'E – Rescue officials have confirmed that an ultralight crash that occurred in Kokee this morning has resulted in at least one fatality. The identity of the victim is not yet known. It is also notFull Story >
Firefighters have recovered the bodies of the pilot and passenger involved in Tuesday's aircraft crash in Waiakamoo Valley in Polihale. Full Story >
Wednesday, March 12 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-03-12 15:02:30 GMT
Areas of heavy snow quickly overtake the area early today with significant snow accumulations expected. Widespread snow accumulations of 4-8" expected with isolated amounts around 10" possible.Full Story >
Areas of heavy snow quickly overtake the area early today with significant snow accumulations expected. Widespread snow accumulations of 4-8" will be expected with isolated amounts around 10" possible.Full Story >
Fremont Police say Sunday morning was not the first time they were called to the Last Call bar because of Igmidio Mista.Full Story >
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -
Ohio lawmakers are talking about letting cities like Toledo create "open container districts" where people could walk around in public with their alcoholic beverages.
Similar laws are already in place for cities like Las Vegas and New Orleans.
It could mean taking the party from inside the bars to the streets, and creating a livelier atmosphere. But it's what else the law could bring that has some people thinking twice.
Plenty of people enjoy Fifth Third Field, the Huntington Center, Seagate Center, and Promenade Park - those are some of the areas that could be included in an open-container/entertainment district.
"What's more fun than having the freedom to do what you want to do?" asked Toledo resident Dennis Brooks.
And local businesses say the plan could help bring people into the downtown area.
"You think of open container, you think of New Orleans, you think of Key West," said Table 44 Manager Robert Perry. "It would be cool to be classed in the same area as those cities."
But Perry and other managers say they would probably have to increase security, watch out more for underage drinkers, all while allowing people to have fun but be safe as they walk from place to place.
"Definitely have to have more police force," said Dave Keen, manager at Pizza Papalis. "Something around to control what might be going on."
It would be a way to connect the inside atmosphere to the outside, but some like resident Stan Griffin say, in addition to the Hens and Imagination Station, "You need something that's going to bring families down, not just partying and drinking."
Wednesday, February 5 2014 2:56 PM EST2014-02-05 19:56:29 GMT
This accident was on Interstate 71.
After an ice and snow storm, temperatures will fall Wednesday night. Tonight's forecast low is 12 degrees with mostly cloudy skies, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday will see partly sunnyFull Story >
After an ice and snow storm, temperatures will fall Wednesday night.Full Story >
Thursday, February 3 2011 5:19 PM EST2011-02-03 22:19:13 GMT
New details have been released on a large drug sweep in Pierce Township, Clermont County. On Wednesday, a total of 17 people were indicted by a grand jury on 46 charges related to trafficking in drugs.Full Story >
Tuesday, March 11 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-03-11 19:49:48 GMT
By JULIE CARR SMYTH AP Statehouse Correspondent COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - State lawmakers have struck a compromise on what to do about missed school days around Ohio brought on by the season's extreme winterFull Story >
State lawmakers have struck a compromise on what to do about missed school days around Ohio brought on by the season's extreme winter weather.Full Story >
Tuesday, March 11 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-03-11 23:23:39 GMT
A 32-year-old man has been arrested following a bank robbery in Florence, Ky. Officers say that the Chase Bank, located at 4899 Houston Rd, was robbed Saturday around noon. According to bank employees,Full Story >
Police have arrested 32-year-old Eric Billman, charging him with two bank robberies last week in Cincinnati and Florence, Ky.Full Story >