Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:57:32 GMT
The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...Full Story >
The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football,...Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:56:27 GMT
Israeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City in the heaviest night of bombardment in three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.Full Story >
Israel on Tuesday unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the...Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:39:24 GMT
European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.Full Story >
Frustrated by the apparent ineffectiveness of previous sanctions and outraged by the deaths of 298 people aboard the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over eastern Ukraine, the European Union adopted tough new economic...Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:37:19 GMT
A flight headed for Dayton had to make an emergency landing Monday night. Delta Flight 6093 left from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) around 9 a.m., according to Flight Aware. It was originally supposed to takeFull Story >
A flight headed for Dayton had to make an emergency landing Monday night.Full Story >
Neon's Beer Event of the Year (For Now)
The Famous Neons Unplugged is tapping seven rare beers to kickoff the weekend: Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch Weasel (Kobenhavn, Denmark), Ritterguts Gose (Borna Germany), O.N.E. (Our Nastiest Effort) - Bourbon Barrel Aged - De Struise Brouwers (Belgium), Rugporter - Amager Bryghus (Denmark), Amager Batch One -Amager Bryghus (Denmark) and MadTree Axis Mundi Aged in Willlet Barrells (Cincinnati). Taste513 is serving a custom menu of beer-themed sandwiches as well as special flight pricing.
Make a date with the Cincinnati Art Museum during Final Friday happy hour. Browse artwork and take an instructional "How to Bring a Date to the Art Museum" tour. Latin dance performances by Midwest Latino and music by DJ Rudy Alvarez from 6-8 PM. Special tango performances at 6:15 and 7:30 PM. Enter to win a Valentine's Day gift package from Terrace Café. Drinks and appetizers available for purchase.
Details: Friday at 5 PM. Free. Reservations not required. Art Museum parking is $4, free for museum members. 953 Eden Park Dr., Walnut Hills. www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org.
Ladies' Night OTR
Shop around Over-the-Rhine for a cause. Ladies' Night OTR celebrates non-profit organizations that do great work, especially those with a focus on women in need. While shopping at stores Mannequin, Fiberge, Libby, Park & Vine, Rock, Paper, Scissors and Incredible Creations, 10% of proceeds will benefit Women Helping Women of Hamilton County.
Cincinnati Cyclones Military Appreciation-Superhero Night
Cyclones face the Ft. Wayne Komets and are hosting a special night for military families. They'll be wearing special "Captain America" jerseys. They'll be auctioning off the jerseys after the game. Military personnel and up to four family members get a discounted ticket. Iron Man will also make a special appearance, and the first 1,500 kids ages 2-12 will get a Cyclones cape.
Details: Saturday. Doors open at 6:30 PM, puck drops at 7:30 PM. U.S. Bank Arena 100 Broadway St, Downtown. www.cycloneshockey.com.
Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
Brrr. The 2014 Kentucky-Ohio Polar Plunge returns to Bellevue. Participants take a chilly dip into a pool that will be set up in the parking lot of Joe's Crab Shack. You can plunge on your own or with a group of friends to raise money for the Special Olympics athletes in Kentucky and Ohio. FOX19's Denise Johnson is jumping!
Details: Saturday. Pre-registration starts at 9 AM, plunging begins at 11:30 AM. Polar Plunge website.
Vyrsd Social Room Grand OpeningParty
Check out the new upscale bar and lounge downtown and celebrate its grand opening. Music by DJ Will Ross and drink specials.
The regional premiere of a touching play about membership in your tribe by Nina Raine and directed by Michael Evan Haney. Billy, who is the deaf son of fiercely outspoken family, has adapted to his family's unconventional ways, but they've never bothered to return the favor. He finds a new family in the deaf community and tensions run high.
Head down to the Great American Ball Park Champions Club on Super Bowl Sunday for the annual Touchdown for HOPE. Think of it as a classy, upscale Super Bowl party with big screen televisions and signature Cincinnati foods. Proceeds support Bipolar and Mood Disorders Research at Lindner Center of HOPE.
Details: Sunday. Tailgate party at 5:30 PM, Super Bowl kick off and buffet at 6:30 PM. $100 per person and $75 for young professionals. 100 Joe Nuxhall Way, Downtown. www.lindnercenterofhope.org.
Monday, July 28 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:12:32 GMT
Damage was reported in several areas of Highland County Sunday night after a strong storm went through the area. According to the National Weather Service, numerous trees and power lines were blown downFull Story >
Damage was reported in several areas of Highland County Sunday night after a strong storm went through the area.Full Story >