Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:52 AM EDT2014-07-29 10:52:25 GMT
European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.Full Story >
The United States and the European Union are preparing a powerful one-two punch against the Russian economy, with EU ambassadors meeting Tuesday to discuss a dramatic escalation in the trade bloc's sanctions.Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:46 AM EDT2014-07-29 10:46:12 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 escalated its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that shut down the strip's only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the...Full Story >
Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:40 AM EDT2014-07-29 10:40:35 GMT
Two people are dead this morning after a man shot and killed his wife and another man, and then turned the gun on himself. According to Grant County Sheriff Chuck Dills, Shaun Hiles of Dry Ridge wasFull Story >
Two people are dead this morning after a man shot and killed his wife and another man, and then turned the gun on himself.Full Story >
Two iconic Cincinnati buildings are among 11 landmarks that have been named as the most endangered historic places in the country.
Union Terminal and Music Hall made the list, which was released on Monday by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Other sites range from a former slave trade center in Virginia to a church in Hawaii.
Along with the National Trust, a local cultural task force has called out Hamilton County commissioners to put the fate of Union Terminal and Music Hall on the November ballot. The ballot measure would propose a 0.25 cent sales tax increase to fund the repairs, which will cost a reported $150 million.
"If something isn't done to these buildings then they could be lost to the next generation of Cincinnatians," John Hildreth, Vice President of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, said Tuesday at a press conference at Music Hall. Two people stood by Hildreth dressed in cut-outs of the iconic buildings attached to speech bubbles reading "Speak for us."
Commissioners have until August 6 to decide if the tax measure will be added to the ballot.
For more than 20 years, the National Trust has used the list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places to raise awareness about threats facing some of the nation's greatest treasures.
Union Terminal houses the Cincinnati Museum Center and was constructed in 1933 as a railroad interchange point between Northeastern and Midwestern states.
Saturday, July 26 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:09:07 GMT
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity. According to WATE in Tennessee, the Sullivan CountyFull Story >
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity.Full Story >
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 >