Cincinnati News

Telephone Scams Coming From “911″

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Columbus, OH) -- Ohioans are being warned about a new telephone scam. The Ohio attorney general's office says calls appearing to come from 911 are designed to scare people into providing money or personal information to avoid arrest. Nearly 20 such calls have been reported in 17 Ohio counties this past month.

Police Search For Shooting Suspect

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The search is underway for a suspect in a shooting in Winton Place. Cincinnati police say it happened last night outside a service station on West Mitchell Avenue. The victim was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center, but there's no word on his condition.

Xavier Falls To Top-Seeded Arizona

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- The season is over for the Xavier men's basketball team. The Musketeers played even with Arizona for nearly 40 minutes last night before losing, 68-to-60, in the NCAA tournament's West Regional semifinals. It was Xavier's fifth trip to the Sweet 16 since 2008.

City Mourning Fallen Firefighter

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Flags across Cincinnati are at half-staff for a firefighter who died in the line of duty. Daryl Gordon died yesterday when he fell down an elevator shaft while rescuing residents of a burning apartment building on Dahlgren Street. City officials say Gordon was 54-years-old and a 30-year fire department veteran with a…

Pimp Sentenced For Human Trafficking

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- A man who shuttled prostitutes between Ohio and Kentucky is going to prison. Christopher Hisle was sentenced yesterday to 15 years in a federal lockup for human trafficking. Hisle held a dozen women hostage in an Avondale home, using them as sex slaves in Cincinnati and Louisville.