Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:36:44 GMT
Ukraine is preparing a departure ceremony for the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which are being flown to the Netherlands.Full Story >
Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in...Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:36:20 GMT
Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in...Full Story >
Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top U.S. diplomat reported progress in efforts to broker a truce in a war that has so far killed more than 680 Palestinians and 31...Full Story >
When it comes to things you won't want to see in the
Tri-State this summer, the Asian tiger mosquito will be right up there. The
what? Many of us have never heard of this urban-dwelling blood sucker. But a
Cincinnati biologist is one of the nation's experts on it.
Gene Kritsky, of the College of Mount St. Joseph, says the Asian tiger
mosquito can carry 20 diseases, including a flu-like disease not yet present in
America. It's called chikungunya.
"People can feel perfectly fine,
have the virus, and have it spread through with exposure to the mosquito,"
Warm, wet weather this year has
provided the perfect breeding ground for these pests that, unlike the mosquitoes
we're used to, bite all day and all night.
thing we should be cognizant of is it's possible to lessen your risk of
exposure," said Kritsky. "And that would be to wear long sleeves and long pants
when you go outside in areas where there are large mosquito populations and use
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >