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Rubber Duck Regatta Founder Killed

Posted On October 17, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Hamilton County sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a popular civic leader. Eighty-year-old Robert Edwards was killed yesterday when he walked into traffic on I-71 near Red Bank Road and was hit by a cement truck. Edwards founded the annual Rubber Duck Regatta in 1994 to help support the Freestore Foodbank.

Teenaged Killer Sentenced To Death

Posted On October 17, 2014

(Lebanon, OH) -- The Warren County teenager convicted of killing a longtime friend will be the youngest inmate on Ohio's death row. A judge sentenced 19-year-old Austin Myers to death yesterday for the murder of Justin Back in January. Myers' co-defendant will spend life in prison without parole after testifying against him at trial.

Horseshoe To Open Gambling Patio

Posted On October 17, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The latest addition to the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati will allow smokers to light up while placing bets. Casino officials will open its new gambling patio today, allowing smokers to play slot machines outdoors. The patio project was planned to help keep gamblers from going out of state where they're still allowed to…

Search Underway For Missing Boy

Posted On October 17, 2014

(Springfield Township, OH) -- A search is underway for a missing Hamilton County teenager. Springfield Township police say 15-year-old Thomas Steffen left his home around 5 p.m. yesterday and was last seen in Wyoming, near Wyoming Avenue and State Route Four. Thomas is developmentally disabled, standing five-feet-one-inch tall and 100 pounds. Anyone who has seen…

Rare Beatles’ Concert Photos On Sale

Posted On October 17, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- You could be able to get your hands on rare photos of the Beatles' first appearance in Cincinnati 50 years ago. The pictures shot by Walt Burton in 1964 will be on display and up for sale today when the FotoFocus festival opens. Burton captured the iconic band's airport arrival, meetings with…