How romantic: A wealthy Russian businessman decided to test his fiancée-to-be’s love before popping the question by staging his own death, saying, “I wanted her to realise how empty her life would be without me and how life would have no meaning without me.” WORLD -2
College Hill Recreation Center’s solar panels are now operational and are expected to produce 180,000 kilowatt hours per year, enough to power 16 average homes annually. CINCINNATI +1
Democrats achieved a win in the ongoing battle regarding Ohio’s early voting policy; a federal judge ruled to extend Ohio’s in-person early voting hours, defying recent racially motivated Republican attempts to diminish early voting opportunities.
The newest fad in the man-purse trend? Couture paper bags. A new Jil Sander men’s bag is made from coated paper, intended to look exactly like a brown paper lunch bag, sold at the moderate price of $290. WORLD -1
A ranking compiled by a research professor at Arizona State University ranks Cincinnati seventh in the top 10 list of U.S. cities for non-agricultural job growth. CINCINNATI +1
In a YouTube video posted from his official channel, Walker, Texas Ranger Chuck Norris warns Americans that U.S. citizens face “1,000 years of darkness” if President Obama is reelected this November. WORLD -2
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