Eat your lunch with FOX19: Wednesday's top stories - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Eat your lunch with FOX19: Wednesday's top stories

Posted: Updated:
Author and poet Maya Angelou during her November visit to Music Hall with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (FOX19 photo). Author and poet Maya Angelou during her November visit to Music Hall with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (FOX19 photo).
  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • Ferguson streets stay calm after violent nights

    Ferguson streets stay calm after violent nights

    Saturday, August 23 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-08-23 18:48:18 GMT
    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 remained peaceful as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest that erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.Full Story >
  • Israeli airstrike collapses Gaza apartment tower

    Israeli airstrike collapses Gaza apartment tower

    Saturday, August 23 2014 2:35 PM EDT2014-08-23 18:35:43 GMT
    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 >
    Israeli aircraft fired two missiles at a 12-story apartment tower in downtown Gaza City on Saturday, collapsing the building, sending a huge fireball into the sky and wounding at least 22 people, including 11 children,...Full Story >
  • Taste of Blue Ash this weekend

    Taste of Blue Ash this weekend

    Saturday, August 23 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-08-23 18:18:15 GMT
    Taste of Blue Ash, a popular (and delicious) event north of downtown Cincinnati, takes place this weekend serving a variety of food, big music acts and family events. Get all the event details here.Full Story >
    Taste of Blue Ash, a popular (and delicious) event north of downtown Cincinnati, takes place this weekend serving a variety of food, big music acts and family events. Get all the event details here.
    Full Story >
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The showers and pop-up storms return this afternoon. FOX19's Jeff Creighton says the activity should simmer down by sunset.

Here are your top stories to read during lunch:

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

New Cincinnati Fire Dept. recruits begin training

Trending today: Twitter reacts to Maya Angelou's death; 'Friends' star helps cops solve stabbing

Children find dead body in Middletown

Police: Can you identify this Mount Airy burglary suspect?

Follow us on Twitter @FOX19 for continuous news updates.

Tune in at 6:30 and 10 p.m. for the FOX19 Evening News.

Copyright 2014 WXIX. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow