Cincinnati News

Elliott, Smith take Nationwide points battle to Kentucky

Posted On September 20, 2014

Sparta, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Saturday night's 300-mile race at Kentucky Speedway will be the last "stand-alone" event for the Nationwide Series this season. The Sprint Cup and Camping World Truck Series are racing at New Hampshire this weekend. After Kentucky, Nationwide will join Sprint Cup at Dover, Kansas and Charlotte and then take two weeks…

Two Dead In Ohio Plane Crash

Posted On September 20, 2014

(Liberty Township, OH) -- Authorities are not releasing the name of the pilot and passenger who died in a small plane crash in a residential neighborhood in Ohio Saturday morning. Emergency crews were dispatched just after 9:00 A.M. in Liberty Township. The plane grazed two houses after the pilot apparently tried to land between them.…

Kentucky Senate Candidate Posts Anti-Semitic Signs

Posted On September 19, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A U.S. Senate candidate is raising plenty of eyebrows by posting racist signs in Northern Kentucky. WLWT-TV in Cincinnati says Robert Ransdell admits the controversial "With Jews You Lose" campaign signs are his. Ransdell says he believes there is no such thing as racial equality. The outspoken Ransdell has filed as a…

Mayor Unveils Big Plans In Speech

Posted On September 19, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley has big plans for the next year. Cranley unveiled some new ideas and reaffirmed commitments to old ones last night in his first State of the City Speech. The mayor's new plans call for job training and economic development, while making Cincinnati neighborhoods more vibrant.

Mahogany’s Owner Backs Off Lawsuit Threat

Posted On September 19, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati city officials are no longer under threat of a lawsuit by the owner of the shuttered Mahogany's at The Banks. Liz Rogers' attorney told officials yesterday a lawsuit would be divisive and not the best deal for taxpayers. Rogers wants to meet with the city soon to discuss ways to repay…