Report shows US deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year

The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections taking into account the big budget deal that President Donald Trump and Congress reached this summer, the Congressional Budget Office reported Wednesday.
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  A mom said two fake child protective services agents tried to take her son

Two impostors showed up to her home, a woman followed by a man, the mom said.

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Arrest made in fatal shooting of 14-year-old in OTR

’Most prolific’ serial killer to plead guilty on Friday

  Cincinnati woman reunited with 2 cats, 1 still missing after vehicle crashes through home

  $5M bond for priest indicted on 9 counts of rape

Leaving grass clippings on highways could be illegal if bill passes legislature

A Kentucky lawmaker has prefiled a bill which would make it a crime to leave unsafe amounts of leaves or mowed grass on highways.
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  Trump says he’s again open to strengthening gun background checks

President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases after backing off of them a day earlier.

Actual raccoon (not Marvel character) busted by police at Cincinnati-area business

Middletown Division of Fire donates fire engine to Caribbean island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

  Police looking for masked men who robbed Blue Ash bagel shop

Kentucky lawmakers push for $15 minimum wage

  Cheer squad parents asked to sell fundraiser raffle tickets for semi-automatic rifle

17 indicted for conspiracy to bring heroin, fentanyl, cocaine and marijuana to NE Ohio

UC projects record fall enrollment

  Family of 16-year-old killed in West End shooting seeking justice

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Tropical Storm Chantal forms over north Atlantic

Chantal is currently not forecast to impact the United States.

SPORTS

Gray, Galvis lead Reds to win

LIST: Bengals game day road closures

UC receiving votes, OSU top 5 in first AP Poll

Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

Reds split series with Cardinals after rally falls short

The Reds (58-65) drop to 7.5 games out of first place in the division.

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  Warning for drivers: Pellets being fired at moving vehicles on State Route 28

Deputies: 16-year-old helps stop attempted kidnapping at NKY high school

  Walnut Hills auto repair shop robbed, store now owes $15K

Indiana State Police: Man wanted on charges related to marijuana-growing operation

  Sheriff: Man who attempted to kidnap student was at NKY high school day before incident

Investigators say Benjamin Margitza, 18, flew to Northern Kentucky from Las Vegans on Saturday night with the intention of making contact with the victim.
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  Trump administration moves to end limits on detention of migrant children

The move is almost certain to spark a new court fight over the government's ability to hold families until their cases are decided.

  North College Hill High School students, staff walk in honor of slain 17-year-old

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Cincinnati police make arrests in year-old murder case

  New roadway Terminal Road opens at CVG