Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:52:21 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.Full Story >
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.Full Story >
Commissioner looks to fund rail from downtown to CVG (VIDEO)
Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:29 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:29:05 GMT
The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee has endorsed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs.Full Story >
The chairman of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee said Wednesday there is still time for Congress to approve a landmark bill to improve health care services for veterans, despite deep disagreement over how much...Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:27:22 GMT
The city of Hamilton is looking at a $25,000 way to fight back against vandalism problems plaguing some its parks. Full Story >
Hamilton is looking at a $25,000 way to fight back against vandalism problems plaguing some its parks. Full Story >
community awards were handed out at this year's Coalition for a Drug-Free
Greater Cincinnati's Community Awards Breakfast Friday to honor current and
past leaders who have championed drug prevention in the Tri-State.
FOX19's Dan Wells and Jessica Brown served as emcees.
theme of the fundraising event, which was at the Hyatt Regency Cincinnati,
was "Prevention First. Because It Works."
The three new awards honored founding
member Sen. Rob Portman, R-Terrace Park, the late Ohio 12th District Court of Appeals Court Judge Rachel Hutzel and the late Cincinnati community
leader Carolyn Ford-Griffith.
Hutzel and Ford-Griffith are former Drug-Free Greater Cincinnati board members.
following individuals or organizations were recognized:
Portman Leadership Award
Awardee: Richard N. Aft
Drug-Free Greater Cincinnati board member and former president of the United Way of Greater Cincinnati
Hutzel Prevention Partner Award
a Drug-Free Batesville, Batesville, Ind.
Ford-Griffith Youth of the Year Award
Awardee: Christina Duechle a
senior at Lawrenceburg High School, Lawrenceburg, Ind.
awards are a way for us to show the region just what positive work individuals
and organizations are doing day in and day out to ensure substance prevention
is the norm in our community not drug abuse," said Mary F. Haag, the coalition's president, CEO and executive director. "These awardees live and breathe the theme of our event,
‘Prevention First. Because It Works.'"
BRADENTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children. Bradenton Beach policeFull Story >
People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >