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Mount Auburn clinic clear to stay open until May; tensions on City Council; more liquor licenses for OTR?

{CommentsCant} · Monday, November 30, 2015
Good morning all. Hope you had a great holiday weekend. Here’s the news today.

Cincinnati’s last remaining women’s clinic that provides abortions will remain open until at least May following a last-minute decision by the Ohio Department of Health ...  

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Thanksgiving family argument fodder galore!

{CommentsCant} · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Hey Cincy. Hope you’re winding down your work week. It’s T-minus two days 'til turkey time, which also happens to be my birthday this year. I’m hyped for both. Oh, and if you want to get your favorite reporter a b-day gift, I’ll take a pair of these in size 8.5 thx. Huh. No...  

Remembering Tamir

One year after the police-shooting death of Tamir Rice, activists call for justice

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Three hundred and sixty-four days after a Cleveland police officer shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice, a group of about 60 people gathered in a cold, driving rain at the Hamilton County Courthouse.  

Hartmann Pulls Out of 2016 County Commissioners Race

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Republican Hamilton County Commissioner Greg Hartmann will not seek reelection next year, he said in an emailed statement sent Nov. 21. 

Kasich Proposes Federal Action to Spread Judeo-Christian Values

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Ohio Governor and GOP presidential primary candidate John Kasich has a great idea for fighting terrorism: federal programs spreading Christianity and Judaism in the Middle East and beyond.

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National Transgender Remembrance Day; why Owens left Cincy State; Kasich and Trump trolling hard on Twitter

{CommentsCant} · Friday, November 20, 2015
Good morning all. Hope you’re hyped for the weekend. I’m going to see Jens Lekman at the Woodward tonight, so I totally am. Music isn’t my beat and you should probably just read our article on the show after we talk about news. But for now, let’s get to it.

The Human Right...  

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Ben Carson visits Cincy, says gov't makes people poor; FBI investigates sewer district; Issue 3 organizer: weird weed-headed mascot was a mistake

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, November 19, 2015
Good morning all. Here’s the news today.

You might’ve missed it entirely, but GOP presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson was in Cincinnati last night. He was speaking at a private event at Music Hall and didn’t really hit the town...  

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Cranley stands behind refugee resettlement comments; SORTA strike looking more likely; Kasich sinking in New Hampshire, poll shows

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Morning all. Here’s the news today.

Mayor John Cranley has said he “feels horrible” about any unintended harm he may have caused in calling for a moratorium on Syrian refugees coming to Cincinnati, but is standing by the substance of his comment...  

Long Wait

Cincinnati’s lagging transit system presents barriers for both low-income residents and economic development

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Many Cincinnati residents who depend on Metro for transportation endure long routes that don’t go where most of the jobs and other necessities in the city are located.

Cranley Asks Feds Not to Send Syrian Refugees to Cincinnati

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Following attacks in Egypt, Beirut and Paris that killed hundreds, the United States should place a moratorium on Syrian refugees, Mayor John Cranley said in a Nov. 16 statement.