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Senior Obama administration officials say the U.S. military launched a secret mission earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held captive by militants in Syria but failed to find them.Full Story >
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A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side. The crash happened early Wednesday afternoon in Colerain Township. A funeral procession was headedFull Story >
A car smashed into the side of a hearse during a funeral procession Wednesday, knocking it on its side.Full Story >
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The man at the center of what's been called one of the largest ponzi schemes in Ohio's history is asking for a shorter prison sentence. In January, Glen Galemmo admitted publicly for the first time thatFull Story >
The man at the center of what's been called one of the largest ponzi schemes in Ohio's history is asking for a shorter prison sentence. Full Story >
HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) -
The city of Hamilton broke ground Friday for a compressed natural gas, known as CNG,
will be the first facility of its kind in southwest Ohio open to the public.
It's just the latest milestone in the growing use of
alternative energy across the Tri-State.
Ford Focus is one of four vehicles in the city of Hamilton's vehicle fleet that
run on compressed natural gas but as more CNG stations come on line, Hamilton's project manager Mark Murray says you'll be seeing more of these vehicles and
others like them on the road.
"They're cleaner burning. They're easier to
maintain because you don't have all the dirt and everything that's involved
with the maintenance of a regular vehicle," he said.
says now that a CNG filling station is being built, CNG powered cars will become
There is a Honda dealership locally that when our
station comes online they will be able to start buying a passenger vehicle from
this particular dealership.
now most CNG vehicles are part of a fleet. Rumpke has 41 CNG garbarge
trucks in its fleet.
driver Ray Short says he was reluctant at first but now gives the vehicles a
"I did not want this type of truck but after being in the other
truck style again and gotten used to this one and the performance and the way
it goes and handles I couldn't wait to get back to it," he said.
spokeswoman Molly Yeager says having CNG powered trucks makes good business
"Although there's an additional cost for these trucks, there's
actual cost savings over the lifetime of these trucks," he said.
State Rep. Wes Retherford, R-Hamilton, is pushing a bill that would
provide an incentive to buy CNG powered cars and trucks.
"It's going to
incentivize people to convert their vehicles to compressed natural gas if they
so choose and they have the ability to by awarding them a tax credit when they
do," he said.
produces enough natural gas at its landfill in Colerain Township to run its
entire fleet of trucks and the best thing about compressed natural gas is that
it's a renewable resource.
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Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstFull Story >
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The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison. Hamilton Prosecutor Joseph Deters announced the indictment of Blake Seylhouwer WednesdayFull Story >
The Madeira man who shot at his wife at their home in Madeira earlier this month could get up to 11 years in prison.Full Story >
You may be a hot mess after reading some of these cray new words added to the Oxford Online Dictionary. While some of the new words are pretty amazeballs, others have us scratching our heads. Britain'sFull Story >
Britain's Oxford University Press announced on Thursday that they will be adding new words to its online Oxford Dictionary to reflect new language trends.Full Story >