Senator Amy Acton? Portman’s exit from Ohio Senate race opens doors for Democrats

Former ODH Director Amy Acton has emerged as a possible Democratic contender for U.S. Senate.

US terrorism alert warns of politically motivated violence

The department isn't citing a specific threat.
  • National

‘So blessed’: Woman donates kidney to best friend after helping her heal from son’s death

After years of not taking care of herself, following her son's death to a drunken driver, a St. Louis woman went into stage 5 kidney failure, and her best friend decided to donate.


  No business like sNOw business; snow removal companies adjust to mild winter

Cincinnati man sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexually exploiting toddler

  Middletown School District teachers, staff receive COVID-19 vaccine

  Mason Fire Dept. employee arrested for punching fire chief & police officer, court docs say

  Teenage girl dies after stolen gun goes off, sheriff’s office says

Nearby Lockland High School was put on lockdown after the shooting was reported.
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Bernie Sanders’ mittens, memes help raise $1.8M for charity

The sum comes from the sale of merchandise with the Jan. 20 Agence France-Presse image of him sitting with his arms and legs crossed, clad in his brown parka and recycled wool mittens.

  Ohio’s curfew to change Thursday, governor’s office says

Bethel police chief on leave as departmental review faults his handling of protests

Not all heroes wear capes: Rumpke driver saves puppy left in backpack

Reward offered for man wanted in connection with several Cincinnati shootings

4 southeast Indiana counties removed from state’s highest COVID-19 threat level

Tri-State girl battling brain cancer tests positive for COVID-19

Teen charged with felonious assault after shooting 13-year-old in West End

Cincinnati mayor announces members of anti-corruption panel to clean up council

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  Biden: ‘We can’t wait any longer’ to address climate crisis

The orders aim to conserve 30 percent of the country’s lands and ocean waters in the next 10 years, move to an all-electric federal vehicle fleet and elevate climate change to a national security priority.


  NFL picks 3 honorary captains, Amanda Gorman for coin toss

  New cases of COVID-19 variants causing sickness in athletics

The much more contagious COVID strains already are posing a threat to sports and group activities.


COVID-19 vaccines continue ‘to be a challenge’ in Hamilton Co., commissioner says

Fountain Square ice rink to remain open through February

  Gest Street to remain closed thru Friday due to train derailment

  First Alert: Snow is coming

Wanted: Beer thief at Oakley Meijer

Police say a man pushed a cart with 18 cases of beer through the rear fire exit of the store
  • Coronavirus

  Virus will kill many more, White House projects as briefings resume

Administration experts began to host briefings that will occur three times a week on the state of the outbreak, efforts to control it and the race to deliver vaccines and therapeutics to end it.

  Cincinnati police put on light show for ODNR officer making recovery from shooting

  NKY woman warning other pet owners to be cautious after cat is shot with handgun

  Cincy Rec Commission employee allegedly gave young children over-the-counter medication

Tri-State hospitals acknowledge use of ‘morgue trucks’ during winter surge