Wednesday, December 4 2013 3:37 PM EST2013-12-04 20:37:36 GMT
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The Cincinnati Reds have announced their 2014 Cactus League exhibition schedule. The Reds open the 2014 spring training season with three games against Ohio rival Cleveland Indians on Feb. 26-28 at GoodyearFull Story >
The Cincinnati Reds have announced their 2014 Cactus League exhibition schedule.Full Story >
Wednesday, December 4 2013 3:31 PM EST2013-12-04 20:31:22 GMT
The 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last December will be released Wednesday at 2 p.m. ET. Connecticut State Attorney Stephen Sedensky had fought to keep the calls from being released. SedenskyFull Story >
Sandy Hook Elementary teachers and employees described hearing gunfire and seeing the front window shot to pieces while 911 operators told them to take cover.Full Story >
Hezbollah says that one of its commanders has been "assassinated" outside of his home in Lebanon's capital of Beirut.Full Story >
The attackers waited in an olive grove around midnight. As the Hezbollah commander pulled into the garage of his nearby apartment building, they went in after him. Five bullets were pumped into his head and neck from a...Full Story >
Wednesday, December 4 2013 3:16 PM EST2013-12-04 20:16:15 GMT
Hamilton Police are investigating a possible child endangerment case after a child was taken to the hospital. Officers received reports of the incident on November 20 after a young child was taken toFull Story >
Hamilton Police are investigating a possible child endangerment case after a child was taken to the hospital with head injuries.Full Story >
An attorney says a New York train engineer experienced a nod or "a daze" before his train derailed at a curve, killing four passengers.Full Story >
An engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, experienced a hypnotic-like daze and nodded at the controls before he suddenly realized something was wrong and hit the...Full Story >
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -
Authorities are investigating after a baby boy was found dead in the back of a garbage truck.
City garbage workers made the discovery about 8:15 a.m. Monday in the 2800 block of Campbell Street, while on their regular pickup route.
Police said they got a call from the garbage crew, after they saw the infant's body in the back of the truck.
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined that the fetus was 29 to 34 weeks old.
"It is believed that this was a premature home birth," according to Sgt. Barbara Eckert of the Kansas City Police Department. "We are asking for the public's help in finding the mother."
This was not the sanitation crew's first stop of the day, so right now, police say they have no way of knowing where along the route the baby came from.
Danny Rotert, a spokesman for Kansas City, said the route mostly serves the east side of the central core of the city.
The garbage workers were doing curbside pickup at the time of the discovery, but police were unsure if the crews had picked up from any trash bins earlier in their route.
"We have actually called in grief counselors for our workers to help deal with this terrible situation," Rotert said.
Neighbors, too, were saddened by the discovery so close to home.
"It was just an incredibly sad event. I feel for the person who didn't have any resources, or didn't know what the resources were in the community, and this is how they chose to deal with their problem, that they obviously needed help with," neighbor Dia Matthews said. "Obviously, we have an innocent life that has been taken, and I think that somebody needs to be held responsible for it. But I think they obviously need help as well."
And as a reminder about those resources, in both Missouri and Kansas, parents who don't think they can care for a new baby are allowed to leave that baby with an employee at any medical facility or fire department.
In Missouri, one can also leave a child at a law enforcement facility with someone on duty.
In Kansas, the limit for leaving a baby, who has not been abused in any way, and guaranteed without prosecution, is 45 days after the child's birth. However, in Missouri the limit will soon be changing from five to 45 days. And from 45 days to a year, parents can leave the child but may have to go through the court system. However, prosecution is still unlikely.
If you know someone who was pregnant recently and no longer is, police say call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.
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Monday, July 29 2013 6:13 PM EDT2013-07-29 22:13:07 GMT
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined a fetus found at an Independence pump station had speed and marijuana in his system.The fetus was male and was 20 to 21 weeks old, according to theFull Story >
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined a fetus found at an Independence pump station had speed and marijuana in his system.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 >
Wednesday, December 4 2013 12:42 AM EST2013-12-04 05:42:35 GMT
MADISON COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A mother is facing charges after she allegedly left her children in a bedroom with drugs and a corpse. According to Richmond police, around 8:30 a.m. on November 30 officersFull Story >
According to Richmond police, around 8:30 a.m. on November 30 officers responded to a home in Dixie Plaza on a report a 24-year-old man had overdosed.Full Story >
Wednesday, December 4 2013 11:01 AM EST2013-12-04 16:01:35 GMT
University of Cincinnati is warning students about two incidents of women being bothered in bathrooms on campus. Campus police report that two female students were accosted in women's rest rooms in theFull Story >
University of Cincinnati is warning students about two incidents of women being bothered in bathrooms on campus.Full Story >
Tuesday, December 3 2013 5:29 PM EST2013-12-03 22:29:16 GMT
The belt buckle in question is a large one that features the Confederate flag. Cody Long started wearing it to Mason High School after his friend died, the friend he said gave him the bet. It didn'tFull Story >
The belt buckle in question is a large one that features the Confederate flag. Cody Long started wearing it to Mason High School after his friend died. On Tuesday, the school released a statement with their opinion on the matter.