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Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed...Full Story >
Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black...Full Story >
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A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.Full Story >
Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging Israel and Hamas to return to indirect talks after seven weeks of fighting punctuated by a number of failed truce attempts.Full Story >
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -
On Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, the University of Cincinnati will hold its December Commencement for undergraduate students.
In the ceremonies for students (both undergraduate and graduate students) this December, more than 2,000 students will receive their degrees.
UC President Santa Ono will lead the December 14 ceremony and Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich will deliver the Commencement address. It is estimated that Gov. Kasich will speak at about 9:40 a.m.
The commencement for undergraduates will be at UC's Fifth Third Arena from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
UC will present four honorary degrees. An honorary doctorate is the highest award the university can bestow, and among December's honorary degree recipients are:
UC alumnus Robert L. Fealy, president, chief operating officer and director of The Duchossois Group, Elmhurst, Ill.
Xavier University President Michael J. Graham, S.J., who has served in that role since 2001.
Cincinnati native Ardis Dee Hoven, MD, president of the American Medical Association.
Cincinnati native John A. Ruthven, naturalist, author, lecturer and internationally acknowledged master of wildlife art.
Friday, August 22 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:17:39 GMT
Portland city leaders are considering a plan to build tiny houses for homeless people to help get them off the streets. The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at TheFull Story >
The tiny houses would be about 200 square feet and look a lot like the ones at The Caravan Tiny House Hotel in northeast Portland.Full Story >