Friday, August 1 2014 5:34 AM EDT2014-08-01 09:34:07 GMT
A three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip has gone into effect following heavy Israel-Hamas fighting.Full Story >
A three-day Gaza cease-fire that began Friday quickly unraveled, with Israel and Hamas accusing each other of violating the truce as four Palestinians were killed in a heavy exchange of fire in the southern town of Rafah.Full Story >
Friday, August 1 2014 5:33 AM EDT2014-08-01 09:33:44 GMT
Ukrainian authorities said Friday that at least 10 government troops were killed in an ambush by pro-Russian separatists in an area near the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but international inspectors...Full Story >
A team of several dozen international investigators descended Friday on the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site in eastern Ukraine to begin combing an area now designated as a crime scene.Full Story >
Friday, August 1 2014 5:15 AM EDT2014-08-01 09:15:08 GMT
The United Nations says 1,737 people, mostly civilians, were killed in Iraq in July, marking a dramatic decline from the previous month, when some 2,400 people were killed as Sunni militants swept across large...Full Story >
The United Nations says 1,737 people, mostly civilians, were killed in Iraq in July, marking a dramatic decline from the previous month, when some 2,400 people were killed as Sunni militants swept across large parts of the...Full Story >
Can you believe Christmas is under two weeks away? There are several fun events happening around the Tri-State area this weekend, including an Olympic fitness test on Fountain Square and a college basketball rivalry separated by three miles.
Road to Sochi Tour
An interactive tour stops in the Queen City allowing fans to test their fitness skills with several Winter Olympic events, including bobsled, curling and figure skating. It's stopping at multiple U.S. cities through the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.
The Cincinnati Santacon takes hundreds of adults dressed like Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus on a pub crawl through town. There's even a 'sleigh' shuttle to the North Pole (Mt. Adams). Participating venues and donations go to The Cure Starts Now.
An 8-block radius of Over-the-Rhine will glow with 2,000 luminaries during the 4th annual Light Up OTR. This year, the event will shine on Washington Park, Elm St., Race St., and Main St. There's even a massive Christmas tree. It's organized by Agar and PB&J.
There is nothing like the first ski or snowboard sesh of the year. Perfect North opened in November, and with the recent snow and freezing temperatures, conditions are perfect.
Details: Open Friday and Saturday, 9:30 AM-1AM. Sunday, 9:30 AM-9:30 PM. 19074 Perfect Pl Ln, Lawrenceburg, IN. http://perfectnorth.com/.
Mt. Adams Reindog Parade *postponed*
The SPCA's annual Mt. Adams Reindog Parade is cute overload. Hundreds of costumed canines parade through the business district, led by Marty Brennaman, Mr. Perfect (Tom Browning) and Santa! It's been voted one of the best family events in Cincinnati.
Details: Postponed to Saturday, Dec. 21. Parade begins in Monastery Building Parking Lot, 1055 St. Paul Place. Heads down Pavilion Street, Carney Street, Hatch Street, St. Gregory Street, through main Business District to Towne Fountain, ends at Monastery Building. Free. http://mtadamstoday.com/2013/reindog-parade-for-2013/.
Thursday, July 31 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:48:50 GMT
Green Township Police are looking for a suspect after a man robbed Kroger while wielding a butcher knife. Police say the man entered the store on North Bend Road with the knife around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday.Full Story >
Green Township Police are looking for a suspect after a man robbed Kroger while wielding a butcher knife.Full Story >
Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-07-31 01:12:13 GMT
The tattoo has not previously been seen widely by the public because cameras are not allowed inside Indiana courtrooms. The Indiana Office of the Courts released the photo on July 30 as part of evidence logged in by police and presented to the court by the Floyd County Prosecutor's Office.Full Story >
The tattoo has not previously been seen widely by the public because cameras are not allowed inside Indiana courtrooms. The Indiana Office of the Courts released the photo on July 30 as part of evidence logged in by police and presented to the court by the Floyd County Prosecutor's Office.