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Cincinnati Ranked High For Working Women

Posted On March 26, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Cincinnati is being recognized as a place where women are closer to receiving equal pay for equal work. NerdWallet.com ranks the city 16th among the best big U.S. cities for working women with a 16-percent pay gap between their salaries and those of men. The national average pay gap is 22-percent. Durham,…

Nonprofit Rehabbing Homes On MainStrasse

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Covington, KY) -- Part of Covington's MainStrasse neighborhood is getting a boost with the help of a nonprofit. Social Service agency Welcome House has bought 13 homes with plans on rehabbing them. They say they will rent them to low-income people.

Report: Mom Who Decapitated Baby Has Troubled Past

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The mom in Cincinnati accused of decapitating her infant daughter has a troubled background of her own. Officials released documents yesterday revealing a young Deasia Watkins was taken from her parents at the age of three and was diagnosed with several disorders. Depression, mild mental retardation and schizoaffective disorder were among them.…

KY General Assembly Passes Legislation To Fight Heroin Epidemic

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- A bill to fight Kentucky's heroin epidemic is close to becoming law. The General Assembly overwhelmingly approved it yesterday. One provision calls for redirecting funds to ramp up substance-abuse problems in jails and community health centers. State police report a 400-percent increase in crime lab workload connected to the drug in the…

Interlock System For Drunk Drivers Bill Passes KY House

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- The Kentucky House of Representatives supports a bill cracking down on DUI offenders. Yesterday they passed legislation making it mandatory for convicted drunk drivers to have interlock devices in their vehicles. First time offenders would be required only if there are aggravating circumstances.

  • Pet Patrol

    Dog Found

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Pierceville area

    Young male dog found in Pierceville area. Mostly black with…