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One Year In, Have Casinos Increased Problem Gambling?

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The number of people calling the state’s problem gambling helpline went from 348 in February, 2013 to a high of 1,522 by July, 2013.
9:01AM
March 4, 2014

It’s been a year since Horseshoe Cincinnati, the last of Ohio’s casinos to open, began taking bets. So are concerns about problem gambling coming true?

Columbus, Cleveland And Cincinnati Make RNC Convention Cut

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Columbus has been named a finalist to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.
11:28AM
February 27, 2014

Ohio’s three flagship cities – Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati – have been named finalists in the competition to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.

Reds, Indians Fans Hopeful For 2014

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The Reds and Indians both reached the postseason in 2013; that's the first time both teams made the playoffs in the same season since 1995.
12:32PM
February 21, 2014

Vendors are hawking beer and peanuts, grounds crews are chalking the baselines, and everyone is a contender. That means spring training is underway.

Lawsuit Seeks Recognition Of Gay Marriages On Birth Certificates

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The plaintiffs in the new lawsuit include three lesbian couples living in the Cincinnati area who were recently married in states that have legalized gay marriage.
12:16PM
February
10, 2014

Four married gay couples have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to force Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages on birth certificates.

Abortion Clinic Can Stay Open During Appeal

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12:46PM
January
31, 2014

A judge will allow a suburban Cincinnati abortion clinic to remain open as it appeals a state closure order.

Gay Marriage Death Certificate Case Back In Court

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7:56AM
December
18, 2013

Both sides in a fight over whether gay marriage should be recognized on Ohio death certificates despite a statewide ban will argue their cases in front of a federal judge in Cincinnati.

Cincinnati Halts Spending On Streetcar Project

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Cincinnati City Council has halted spending on the city's controversial streetcar project.
8:47AM
December
5, 2013

Cincinnati’s city council has voted to immediately halt spending on a $133 million streetcar that has been under construction for months. The sharply divided council voted 5-4 Wednesday to stop spending pending a financial analysis of whether it would be more expensive to stop the project in its tracks or finish it.

Judge Rules In Favor Of Same-Sex Couple Claim

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The couple wanted the ruling for purposes including being able to be buried next to each other in a family plot that allows only descendants and spouses.
9:36AM
July
23, 2013

A federal judge has ruled in favor of two Ohio men who want their out-of-state marriage recognized as one of them nears death.

Jury Awards $170K To Fired Catholic School Teacher

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8:26AM
June
4, 2013

The jury found the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cincinnati violated anti-discrimination law when it fired Christa Dias after she became pregnant via artificial insemination.

Conservatives Protest Ohio Dems, IRS

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A "Don't Tread On Me" flag flies above an Ohio flag at a Cincinnati Tea Party protest on Tuesday.
7:31AM
May
22, 2013

Protesters turned out in Columbus and Cincinnati on Tuesday to criticize Democrats and the Internal Revenue Service.