Cincinnati News

Howe Murder Suspect Returns To Ohio

Posted On December 16, 2014

(Hamilton, OH) -- A Kentucky man is back in Butler County to face charges in the murder of an 87-year-old woman. Prosecutors say Daniel French was booked into the Butler County Jail last night after waiving extradition. French is facing the death penalty for killing Barbara Howe in 2012 and leaving her body in the…

Hunter Takes Case To Appeals Court

Posted On December 16, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Convicted Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter is taking her case to a higher court. Hunter's attorney asked a state appeals court yesterday to postpone her sentence until she exhausts her appeals. The judge was ordered to begin serving a six-month sentence for unlawful interest in a public contract on December…

Missing Woman’s Body Found

Posted On December 16, 2014

(Fairfield, OH) -- Autopsy results are pending on a Middletown woman whose body was found in Hamilton County. Fairfield police say De'Asia Sims' body was found Sunday night outside the Bolton Water Works Plant. Sims was reported missing Friday and her purse was found in her abandoned car in a different location.

Pogue’s Garage Plans Shift

Posted On December 16, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Plans are changing for the former Pogue's Garage in downtown Cincinnati. City officials announced yesterday a new 77-million-dollar project at Fourth and Race streets that will include more than 200 luxury apartments and a 925-space parking garage. A proposed grocery store was cut from the plan, in favor of prime first-floor retail…

Over-The-Rhine Streetcar Loop Finished

Posted On December 16, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The Cincinnati Streetcar project has reached a milestone. Crews welded the final rails of the Over-the-Rhine loop yesterday, completing the northern half of the streetcar route. The track from Washington Park to a maintenance facility at Henry and Race streets will be used to test the trains when they arrive in the…