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Ex-NBA Player Dies at 42
Sep 13, 2023 9:30 AM CDT
Ex-NBA Player Dies at 42
Brandon Hunter played for the Celtics, Magic after his turn at Ohio University
- A former NBA player who counted the Boston Celtics and Orlando Magic among his teams has died. "We are terribly saddened to learn of the loss of our former teammate, Brandon Hunter," the Magic wrote online Tuesday night of its ex-forward. "We send our deepest condolences to...
Best, Worst Cities to Retire
Sep 5, 2023 4:08 PM CDT
Best, Worst Cities to Retire
The Sunshine State is well represented in the top 10, while the Golden State dominates the bottom
- Those lucky enough to be looking to retire might also be looking for the best places in which to do so—and maybe save a coin or two by relocating to a new location. WalletHub notes that the average age of American retirement has stretched from 60 in 1995 to...
Here Are the Best Cities in
America for a Staycation
Jun 11, 2023 1:40 PM CDT
Here Are the Best Cities in America for a Staycation
Honolulu tops WalletHub's list
- Want to save your wallet this summer and hover closer to home for some R&R? Those contemplating a "staycation" might want to check out WalletHub's latest rankings , which lists which US cities are best for such homebound holidays. The site looked at more than 180 of the...
This Is America's
Most Active City
Jan 21, 2023 10:00 AM CST
This Is America's Most Active City
WalletHub ranks Honolulu as being most conducive to an active lifestyle; see where other cities stand
- If you've decided that 2023 is the year when you're going to get your fitness act together, that motivation is the first step to a better you. Of course, things beyond our control often derail even the best-laid plans, including whether where we live is conducive to living...
After Hamlin Collapsed,
Radio Calls Got Intense
Jan 6, 2023 11:32 AM CST
After Hamlin Collapsed, Radio Calls Got Intense
Emergency recordings lend insight into grave scene on the field
- As Buffalo Bills player Damar Hamlin continues to heal following his collapse during an NFL game Monday night after suffering from a cardiac arrest, recordings have been released of the red-alert emergency response on the field at Cincinnati's Paycor Stadium. "I don't like how he went down"...
Beneath This Early Cezanne
Painting, a 'Huge Discovery'
Dec 16, 2022 10:09 AM CST
Beneath This Early Cezanne Painting, a 'Huge Discovery'
X-ray reveals what Cincinnati Art Museum conservator believes to be a self-portrait
- The Cincinnati Art Museum believes it's found a self portrait of Paul Cezanne hidden beneath a still-life painting that's been in its collection for nearly 70 years. Chief conservator Serena Urry was inspecting Cezanne's 1865 oil painting "Still Life with Bread and Eggs" when she spotted...
Truth Social Posts Linked
to Gunman at FBI Office
Aug 12, 2022 5:59 AM CDT
Truth Social Posts Linked to Gunman at FBI Office
User with the name Ricky Shiffer issued 'call to arms' after Mar-a-Lago raid
- The man fatally shot by police in Ohio Thursday after trying to breach the FBI's Cincinnati field office may have taken part in the Capitol attack, according to law enforcement sources. The sources, who identified the suspect to the AP and other outlets as 42-year-old Ricky Shiffer, say he...
Police: Gunman Killed After
Trying to Breach FBI Office
Aug 11, 2022 5:55 PM CDT
Police: Gunman Killed After Trying to Breach FBI Office
Man wearing body armor fled when agents confronted him, officials say, leading to standoff
This file has been updated with the suspect's death.
A hourslong standoff that began after an armed man wearing body armor tried to breach the FBI's Cincinnati field office Thursday ended when the suspect was shot and killed by police, the Ohio Highway State Patrol said. Federal...
Shooting Outside Cincinnati
Bar Leaves 9 Wounded
Aug 7, 2022 9:45 AM CDT
Shooting Outside Cincinnati Bar Leaves 9 Wounded
None of the injuries are life-threatening, and gunman is still at large
- At least nine people were wounded—none critically—in a shooting outside a Cincinnati bar early Sunday, police said. Most of the victims suffered wounds to their lower halves, Lt. Col. Mike John of the Cincinnati police told news outlets, per the AP . A police officer fired at a suspect...
at High School:
'My Heart Dropped'
May 19, 2022 6:40 PM CDT
Signs Over Water Fountains at High School: 'My Heart Dropped'
Cincinnati students are being disciplined for 'whites only,' 'Blacks only' signs, photos shared online
- Students at an Ohio high school are in hot water after racist signs were placed in the school and used as props for social media posts. NBC News reports that those signs at Cincinnati's Colerain High School read "whites only" and "Blacks only" and were placed over...
6-Year-Old Completes Full
Marathon, Causes Firestorm
May 5, 2022 12:31 PM CDT
6-Year-Old Completes Full Marathon, Causes Firestorm
Many aren't happy that Cincinnati race organizers let this happen
- The family that runs together ... causes controversy together. That's the case in Cincinnati, where organizers of the annual Flying Pig Marathon are taking heat for not stopping a 6-year-old boy from running (and finishing) the 26.2-mile race with his parents on Sunday. WLWT reports that the mom and...
'Hero' Hotel Clerk Saves
Rape Victim, After a Nod
Nov 23, 2021 8:03 AM CST
'Hero' Hotel Clerk Saves Rape Victim, After a Nod
Cincinnati suspect Onjre Damon George then failed to jump out a window: cops
- A man accused of kidnapping and raping a woman tried to jump out a sixth-floor hotel room window while being questioned by Ohio police—only to bounce back. Police responded to a hotel in the Cincinnati suburb of Blue Ash on Sunday after a front desk attendant requested a welfare...
Boston, Cincinnati Elect
First Asian-American Mayors
Nov 4, 2021 3:59 AM CDT
Boston, Cincinnati Elect First Asian-American Mayors
Bruce Harrell is closing in on a win in Seattle
- Asian Americans will serve as mayor in Boston and Cincinnati for the first time in both cities’ histories, signaling political progress for a population that has struggled for almost two years with a rise in anti-Asian hate. Boston voters tapped City Councilor Michelle Wu, 36, on Tuesday to serve in...
This State Looks Tempting
Sep 7, 2021 9:10 AM CDT
Nearing Retirement? This State Looks Tempting
4 Fla. cities, including Orlando, make WalletHub's top 10 list for the best places to retire
- Whether you're decades away from retirement or right around the corner, where you head after you clock out for the last time may already be percolating. WalletHub looked at more than 180 of America's cities, analyzing metrics in four main categories: affordability (cost of living, taxpayer friendliness, and...
2 Dead, 3 Injured in Shooting
at Fireworks Gathering
Jul 5, 2021 5:45 AM CDT
2 Dead, 3 Injured in Shooting at Fireworks Gathering
Police don't know yet whether incident near Cincinnati park was random or targeted
- Two people died and three others were wounded in a shooting in downtown Cincinnati on the Fourth of July, police said. Gunfire broke out Sunday night in the area of Smale Riverfront Park, Lt. Col. Lisa Davis told reporters at a news conference. One person died at the scene, and...
Jun 8, 2021 9:45 AM CDT
Driver Gets Unpleasant Surprise During Evening Commute
- Some people have their eating utensils ready to chow down on the swarms of "Brood X" cicadas that have emerged from their underground lairs. Others simply want to avoid running into them during their evening commute. One Cincinnati driver wasn't so lucky, after what ABC News calls an...
Schools to Pay
Jun 6, 2021 9:55 AM CDT
After Suicide, Schools to Pay Parents $3M
Third grader Gabriel Taye was repeatedly beaten by students
- Gabriel Taye's classmates beat, kicked, and bullied him, even leaving him unconscious, his parents say. School administrators were dismissive of his injuries, telling Gabriel's parents that he'd knocked two teeth loose in a playground accident, and attributed his being punched in the face by two students to...
College Soccer Player
Drowns in State Park
May 25, 2021 7:32 AM CDT
College Soccer Player Drowns in State Park
University of Cincinnati mourns 'extreme loss' of 21-year-old Allyson Sidloski
- A weekend outing at a state park turned tragic for a women's soccer player from the University of Cincinnati. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says that witnesses last saw Allyson Sidloski, 21, on Saturday afternoon hanging from a boat's swim platform at East Fork State Park before...
That Sugary Frosting
Was Cocaine: Customs
Feb 20, 2021 4:15 PM CST
That Sugary Frosting Was Cocaine: Customs
Agents seize shipment of corn flakes worth nearly $3M
- It's not often that anyone talks about the street value of corn flakes. But Customs and Border Patrol officers said they intercepted a shipment of cereal last week whose secret ingredient was cocaine. The 44 pounds of corn flakes had a street value of just under $3 million, Cincinnati....
In $34K for
Feb 17, 2021 8:45 AM CST
City's 'Tip War' Brings In $34K for Restaurant Workers
Fans of 2 hometown colleges are trying to one-up each other in Cincinnati
- It started on Jan. 9 with a message from a Cincinnati burger joint. "To the gentleman and his daughters who left this incredibly generous tip this afternoon, with big smiles on our faces, we want to say, thank you!" Zip's Cafe posted on Facebook , thanking the patrons...
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