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Heavy rains in the Tri-State flooding basements, roads Video included

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Water came rushing into several homes Wednesday evening during heavy rain bursts. Now, many are cleaning up the mess.

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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say Video included

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The Congressional Budget Office planned to release its estimate Wednesday of what impact the GOP's House-passed health care overhaul would have on coverage and premiums.

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Foreign meetings omitted from Sessions' security clearance

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The ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee says the panel will be issuing subpoenas to get former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to cooperate with its investigation into Russian activities during the 2016 election. More>>

Reporter says he was 'body slammed' by Congressional candidate

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A reporter for The Guardian says he was body slammed by a candidate for Congress.

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Girl gets diploma in mom's hospital room hours before mom dies

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Molly Sullivan’s mother, Karen Sullivan, battled cancer for six years. The family, medical team and school officials wanted to make sure Karen got to see Molly graduate.

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Newport superintendent answers school bullying allegations Video included

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Newport Superintendent Kelly Middleton spoke out for the first time about bullying allegations made by a teacher and parents in his district.

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Cincinnati Customs Officers find toasted rat, books filled with coke hidden in packages Video included

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In a story you’ll only see on FOX19 NOW – our investigative team got exclusive access to the US Customs and Border Protection operations at the DHL facility at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

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Council members: Major concerns with mayor in Falmouth Video included

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Several city council members in Falmouth, KY, are voicing their concerns over the actions Mayor Elonda Hinson has taken since being elected.

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Widespread rain and thunderstorms tonight Video included

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Thick cloud cover and rain showers represent a one-two punch to high temperatures in the Tri-State.

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Principal of Middletown High School apologizes after families kept out of graduation Video included

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The principal of Middletown High School issued an apology Wednesday after some parents were turned away from the school's graduation ceremony Tuesday night.

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Soak City water park at Kings Island opens this Saturday

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Soak City Water Park at Kings Island opens for the summer this Saturday.

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8 guards, 7 inmates injured in California prison brawl

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Officials said that inmates refused to break up the original fight, and several prisoners jumped in and attacked guards.

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Attorneys ask judge to dismiss Ray Tensing murder case Video included

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Attorneys for a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist are asking an Ohio judge to dismiss the case on the eve of his murder retrial, claiming the county prosecutor violated a gag order.

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Cincinnati man charged with hate crime in racist graffiti case

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A man arrested with vandalizing a Price Hill home over last Thanksgiving weekend faces hate crime charges from a federal grand jury.

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Hamilton County adds $5M to sewer backup program Video included

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The Hamilton County Board of County Commission voted 3-0 Wednesday to add $5 million in funding for MSD’s Sewer Backup program, which is designed to address sewer backups in properties.

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Suspect in custody after officer-involved shooting Video included

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A man was shot in Over-the-Rhine, and a gunman is on the run, Cincinnati police said Wednesday morning. 

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Two Cincinnati men face child sex trafficking and pornography charges

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Two Cincinnati men face federal sex charges are accused of holding a 14-year-old girl in Clermont County apartment to use her for child pornography.  

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Graco to recall 25,000 child car seats

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The seat webbing may tear, not adequately restraining the child in a crash, according to testing by the Naitonal Highway Transportation Safety Administration.

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Parents make heartbreaking decision over son with autism Video included

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A parent's love knows no bounds. But what happens when you truly believe your child is going to harm himself or someone else? One family tells News 4 they made a heartbreaking decision about their son with autism, all because they felt they had no other options. 

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Homeless men rushed to help after Manchester attack Video included

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The men tended to children and other victims with heart-wrenching injuries, including glass in their faces and severe head trauma.

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Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level Video included

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An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 22 people and injuring dozens more.

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Free admission to Kings Island for military members

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Veterans and active members of the military can enjoy free admission to Kings Island this holiday weekend. 

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Hannity says liberal fascists after sponsors; 1 is leaving

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Fox News' Sean Hannity says a media watchdog is guilty of 'liberal fascism' for targeting his advertisers. More>>

City launches new bike rack app

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The City of Cincinnati has launched a new web app that allows residents and visitors to help the City update its bicycle rack inventory.

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Best cassata cake in U.S. joins CincItalia, the Cincinnati Italian Festival

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This signature dessert is known far and wide thanks to Mario Batali, one of the most recognized and respected chefs worldwide.

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1 dead in Covington house fire Video included

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Covington fire crews are on scene of a house fire early Wednesday. 

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Five men face federal charges after Middletown pharmacy robberies

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A federal grand jury charged five people with robbing two Middletown pharmacies and stealing prescription drugs such as oxycodone and morphine with the intent of selling them on the streets.  

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FOP leader after officer hospitalized by illegal drug exposure: 'One day we'll be gloved' Video included

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An officer was treated for exposure to an unknown illicit substance Tuesday afternoon, according to the Cincinnati Police Department. 

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60 iconic Star Wars costumes on exhibit at Union Terminal Video included

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A new Star Wars exhibit is coming to a galaxy not so far, far away. 

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Vet warns eating cicadas could cause problems for dogs Video included

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After a social media post about a dog dying from eating cicadas went viral, a local veterinarian is explaining the potential problems that could arise if dogs ingest the insects.

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