Cincinnati News

Parents Jailed After Baby Swallows Drugs

Posted On August 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A Cincinnati couple is behind bars, accused of allowing their one-year-old daughter to get into their drug stash. Police say Ashley and Matthew Bickel are charged with child endangering. The couple was arrested this week after their sick child tested positive for methamphetamine, the heroin antidote suboxone and nicotine.

UC Students Robbed In Apartment

Posted On August 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- University of Cincinnati police are looking for the suspects in an off-campus robbery. Police say two men used a fire escape to break into a Digby Avenue apartment this week, then robbed the residents at gunpoint. The suspects made off with three-thousand-dollars in items, including cell phones, video games and a laptop.

Reds To Open Baseball Academy

Posted On August 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The Cincinnati Reds are bringing baseball and life training to inner city kids. Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig will join Reds officials and players today to cut the ribbon on the Cincinnati MLB Urban Youth Academy. The seven-million-dollar complex on East Seymour Avenue will provide free, year-round baseball instruction to the…

Streetcar Work Moves Downtown

Posted On August 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Construction of the Cincinnati streetcar project is moving downtown. City officials say Court Street will be closed between Walnut and Vine streets between 8 p.m. tonight and 6 a.m. Monday while crews lay more tracks. You can find detour routes online at www.roadmapcincy.com.

No Ice Bucket Challenges For Catholic Schools In Cincinnati

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Students who attend Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati have been forbidden to take the "Ice Bucket Challenge." The viral fundraiser, where people are challenged to donate 100-dollars to ALS research or dump a bucket of ice on their heads, has so far raised millions of dollars for ALS, or Lou…