Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

US expands use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, paving way for children as young as 12 to get shots.
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Boy, 12, dies after alleged bullying, complaints of head pain from attacks

Police are investigating claims the 12-year-old was bullied and attacked during school hours on two consecutive days before he died.

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Bengals single game tickets go on sale May 12

Springfield Township woman pleads guilty to stealing money from people with disabilities

She was also given five years probation and has to repay $2,750 to the home or she will go to prison for a year.
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  AP-NORC poll: Biden approval buoyed by his pandemic response

The AP-NORC poll also shows an uptick in Americans’ overall optimism about the state of the country.

Kings Junior High student competing in national “Doodle for Google” art contest

Cincinnati home improvement contractor accused of taking money, not doing work, Ohio AG says

Job search now required for unemployment benefits in Kentucky

  New 12-week tech training course being offered at Kentucky Career Center

Kentucky Lottery offers coupon for free lottery ticket to adults who get COVID-19 vaccine

  SWAT situation ends in Springfield Township

  Thrift shop in Covington gives back to families in need

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  New White House panel aims to separate science, politics

The panel will look for areas where partisanship interfered with what were supposed to be decisions based on evidence and research and to come up with ways to keep politics out of government science in the future.

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  Medina Spirit heads to Preakness, minus trainer Bob Baffert

Moeller High School names new athletic director

Justin Bayer will begin work July 1

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Graeter’s bonus ice cream flavor is twist on signature one

All bonus flavors are only available for a limited time so once they are gone, they are retired for the year.
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Parents fight college students’ suspension over lack of off-campus face coverings

The students parents' say their suspension meant they forfeited the entire semester’s grades and $16,000 in tuition.

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  NKU combines 2020, 2021 graduations with in-person ceremonies

3 people in critical condition after crash in Warren County, fire officials say

  Parents of man shot at Sharonville Rally’s say he didn’t deserve to die for bad decision