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breaking news in the live alert center.a former middle school student, taken into police custody on school grounds. grounds.9 on your side's kristen swilley is live at bridgetown middle school in green township with details. it all started with a mom worried about what she saw on facebook... her son, a former bridgetown middle school student holding a hunting rifle. and she didnt know where he was. according to this facebook post from the schoolpolice later arrested that former student here on campus. some evening activities were cancelled and the school was evacuated. parents overnight on thschool's facebook page expressing their gratitude for that mom's quick thinking and the school's communication. one person commented they got an automated call about what happened. again that former student was found and is now in custody. reporting live...kristen swilley...9 on your side.
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of the aurora emt accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars frmo his own department.investigators say craig whitham told police he stole about 106 thousand dollars by writing checks to himself. whitham actually disappeared back on february 22nd.prior to that, he worked as an emt for 22 years and became treasurer of aurora emergency rescue in january of 2015. the company president reported discrepancies in the books and officials questioned whitham about it shortly before he disappeared. his friends say he did the right thing and turned himself in, and they hope the judge takes that into consideration. 01:56 i am with craig a thousand percent. he's a great guy, friend, just a great guy. 09 09according to court papers, whitham told police he has a serious gambling addiction and had spent almost all of the money at different casinos.
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beginning of the madness. and 9 on your side is following our local teams.rarely have things looked so good for xavier before the tournament. chris riva and ne on your side's sports director, john popovich begin our team
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u-k is in des moines, iowa, this morning.tonight...the wildcats play stony brook. that's a team that's never, ever...played in an ncaa tournament. just within the past few hours, 9 on your side's keenan singleton touched down in spokane, where the u-c bearcats will face saint joseph's tomorrow.9 on your side's keenan singleton
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finally, the 5th seed indiana hoosiers are looking for a strong effort tonight against 12th seed chattanooga in des moines. 9 is on your side with everything march madness.keep track of the teams and scores on our website 24/7. cooler out the door this
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thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to 35 mph for a few hours. a contested convention.what would it take, and what does it mean for the presidential election? and why the investigation into a car that plunged into the ohio river is stalled out
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there are no more presidential debates scheduled, for now. now.fox news called off the one scheduled for next week after gop frontrunner donald trump pulled out.he, ohio governor john kasich and ted cruz are working toward the july convention in cleveland, which experts say is highly likely to be contested.that means no candidate has enough delegates to win the nomination ouight.the next primaries are in arizona, utah, and idaho on tuesday. a car remains at the bottom of the ohio river this morning, two days after a major crash on the combs hehl bridge.for the accident reconstruction team, it's all about mapping out what exactly happened on tuesday night. but it will be difficult without that car. police say
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information is released. dan aerni reconstructs accidents for a living. he says it's normal that this investigation is taking so long. 11:14 if there is 12 vehicles involved, the vehicles hit and went to some intermediate position and then a lot of them got hit again, and so they went somewhere else, so that makes it very tough to follow the trail. 25 25investigators still can't tell exactly what kind of car is in the river or even if anyone is in it. the campbell county police department said it's possible the vehicle is red in color or could be a pontiac grand prix. cooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west
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a big setback.why the courts say a kidnapping victim cannot sue the government. real, or fake?secret service
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gmts anim"you're watching good morning tri-state at 6 on 9 on your side!" when presidential candidate hillary clinton needs a crisis counselor, who does she call? the cast of scandal, of course. this week at paleyfest, which is a t-v festival,scandal star kerry washington told the crowd about the time clinton came to visit the scandal set last month. kerry washington/actress and the most surreal, hilarious moment was one time, when we were all standing around in o.p.a (olivia pope and associates) and we all couldn't really tell her secret service from the secret service on the show. and we were like, 'are you anctor or are you the real deal?' it
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great. scandal is in the middle of its 5th season - a new episode airs tonight right here on wcpo. because it's t-g-i-t!it starts followed by scandal at 9.how to get away with murder at 10, then 9 on your side at 11. pizza in a flash...with a major restaurant chain backing the new venture. venture.pizzeria locale just opened just a few days ago in d.and our crews went to check it out.the restaurant is a joint concept with a local chipotle location's owner.at pizzeria locale...the dough is made fresh in house each day...and it only takes a couple minutes for your pie to run through the oven and be served to you..the restaurant has pizza, beer and memade desserts. it's the wearing of the green tonight for the cincinnati cyclones. cyclones.th is the st.
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that players will be wearing tonight and tomorrow night at u-s bank arena.the jerseys will be auctioned off after the games.the cyclones will also be serving upgreen beer today and tomorrow. speaking of beer, it is never too early to start celebrating. celebrating.let's take you live to molly malone's in covington. kegs and eggs kicks off this morning at 7.and they're busy getting things ready.
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toss to weather weather you'll notice a change as you head out the door this morning, it's cooler! temperatures ranged from 58- 650f as many of you left on wednesday. we'll drop to the 44-490f range today for the morning rush. it wouldn't be a bad idea to grab a light jacket. minus the cooler start, it's shaping up to be another beautiful day. we'll only see a few hit or miss clouds today and temperatures warm to the 60 degree mark. 540f is considered "normal" for the 17th of march, so we are doing well! but here's your 9 first warning, it's going to turn windy this afternoon. winds will pick up from the west at 10 to 20 mph and will gust up to 35 mph. this is mainly from 1-6 p.m. which means it won't last long. but you might notice it as you pick up the kids at the bus stop or on the evening drive home. cooler air keeps taking over in the ohio valley and this sets the stage for cool friday. highs only hit the low 50s tomorrow. we'll see a slight rain chance, but nothing to be worried about. this weekend, highs drop to the mid 40s with a slight chance for rain. in fact, overnight saturday into sunday, there's even a small possibility of a few snowflakes floating around. of course, sunday is our first
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cooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west
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she was kidnapped, raped, and held captive for nearly 2 decades.but the courts say she can't sue the police. and ted cruz is a senator.a presidential candidate.but does he moonlight as a lead singer?we're tracking what's
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wmax fullcooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly
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to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to 35 mph for a few hours. trending this morning.the u-s court of appeals has rejected a lawsuit by jaycee dugard, the woman who was kidnapped at 11 and held as a sex slave for 18 years in a backyard shack near san francisco. francisco.dugard was trying to sue the government for failing to arrest her captor, phillip garrido, during repeated parole violations before he kidnapped her.the court says officers had no duty to protect dugard before the abduction, because they would not have known he would single her out as a target. there are more than 6-thousand new united states citizens in southern california this morning. morning.and this guy is one of them.model and actor fabio lanzoni, known simply as fabio, is originally from italy.he called yesterday one of the greatest days of his
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citizen is an honor. is presidential candidate ted cruz living a double life as the frontman for a christian metal band? band?that is the theory floating around facebook this morning.take a look.there's cruz on the left, and stryper lead singer michael sweet on the right.you be the judge. tracking breaking news.a former student, taken into custody at the school he used to attend.we're live in green township with an update. entering a plea.the local mother expected in court tomorrow...and what charges
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a mother headed to court.what rebekah kinner is expected to say to a judge tomorrow. the pope is ready to make some staff changes.how this involves kentucky clerk kim davis. good morning tri-state.happy saint patrick's day.i'm here with 9 first warning meteorologist jennifer
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cooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to 35 mph for a few hours. no traffic issues, minute-by-minute updates on wcpo.com and at the bottom of
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breaking news.a former middle school student, taken into police custody on school grounds. grounds.9 on your side's kristen swilley is live at bridgetown middle school in green township with details. it all started with social media...a mom worried of a former student worried about what she saw on facebook... her child, a former bridgetown middle school student holding a hunting rifle. and she didnt know where that child was. police arrested that former student here on campus... we dont yet know if he had any weapons. according to the
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evening activities were cancelled and the school was evacuated. parents overnight expressing their gratitude for that mom's quick thinking and the school's communication. one person commented they got happened. again that former student was found and is now in custody. reporting live...kristen swilley...9 on your side. this is the latest scare at a tri-state school in just the past few weeks.two days ago... a student at springboro high school was arrested for leaving a threatning message in the boys' restroom. a 13-year old was arrested last week at three rivers school in cleves for making a threat. also last week... a 6th grader at amelia middle school was arrested after threatening another student and posting a picture of him holding an airsoft gun. the newborn baby of a woman charged in the death of her two year old... is now with his biological dad. tomorrow rebekah kinner will enter a plea in the case of the death of her daughter kinsley.police
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child.that boyfriend is also charged.jason white, that biological father of rebekah's newborn, says he has custody of their son... wyatt. the baby was put into foster care right after he was born. a crash led to the discovery and now a homicide investigation into the death of jaylon knight...a fairfield dead inside a car. car.2753-02 i just want justice for jaylon somebody knows something, it's not going to bring him back, but i just want justice for my son. son.serina knight is jaylon's mother.she and his father paul got to see their son's body for the first time yesterday.5 days after he was found dead slumped over the wheel inside this car - shot - the car coming to a stop after crashing into this home on the 300 block of charles street in hamilton. 2647-57 jaylon really was a great person you know he would literally give anything for
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any money and he seen you on the street he'd give you all the money he had had police are asking anyone with information to call crimestoppers. the family says they're thankful for the huge outpouring of support to the family and donations to help with jaylon's funeral. sources say pope francis is about to appoint a new ambassador to the united states. the current ambassador, has reached retirement age.he is the person credited with the meeting between the pope and rowan county, kentucky, clerk kim davis.she's the one who went to jail for refusing to issue same sex marriage licenses.after the meeting, the vatican had to clarify, saying it was not a private meeting, but a meeting with several people.and that it should not be considered a form of support of davis' beliefs. hamilton police want to increase diversity within the department. department.but the deadline to apply is coming up.according to our partners at the journal news, you have until wednesday, april 6th.you need
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cspersonnel at hamilton dash o-h dot gov.the civil service test and physical exam will be given on saturday, april 16th. cooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to 35 mph for a few hours. one step closer.the vote to approve medical marijuana. where state officials are
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today the new supreme court nominee will visit capitol hill. hill.appeals court judge merrick garland will be meeting with democratic senators.republican leaders are still refusing to consider any nominee, saying the seat should be filled by the next president.but some gop senators say they will speak with him. pennsylvania is one step closer to legalizing medical marijuana use. use.in a 149 to 43 vote, the state house of representatives passed the measure.now, the bill heads back to the senate for additional review. pennsylvania governor tom wolf voiced his support for the
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lawmaker's efforts.he says he looks forward to the bill reaching his desk to be signed into law. wmax fullcooler out the door this morning with dry conditions means a quiet start to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you will notice that winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to
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gmts anim"you're watching good morning tri-state at 6 on 9 on your side!" massive flares at a refinery in california.witnesses say they could see the problem from miles away earlier this week...and according to official it was all because a balloon hit a power line in the area.that caused a ripple effect.first a system disturbance then a voltage dip. no one was hurt. it is saint patrick's day.and people are ready to party. party.let's take you live to molly malone's in covington. a live look now at molly malone's in covington. drinks...food and everything irish will be served to celebrate the holiday...and of course march madness games playing in the background competing with irish music. this is just one of many restaurants in the area ready to help people celebrate the irish holiday.head to our
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now time for nine first warning traffic and weather together... you'll notice a change as you head out the door this morning, it's cooler! temperatures ranged from 58- 650f as many of you left on wednesday. we'll drop to the 44-490f range today for the morning rush. it wouldn't be a bad idea to grab a light jacket. minus the cooler
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another beautiful day. we'll only see a few hit or miss clouds today and temperatures warm to the 60 degree mark. 540f is considered "normal" for the 17th of march, so we are doing well! but here's your 9 first warning, it's going to turn windy this afternoon. winds will pick up from the west at 10 to 20 mph and will gust up to 35 mph. this is mainly from 1-6 p.m. which means it won't last long. but you might notice it as you pick up the kids at the bus stop or on the evening drive home. cooler air keeps taking over in the ohio valley and this sets the stage for cool friday. highs only hit the low 50s tomorrow. we'll see a slight rain chance, but nothing to be worried about. this weekend, highs drop to the mid 40s with a slight chance for rain. in fact, overnight saturday into sunday, there's even a small possibility of a few snowflakes floating around. of
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minute-by-minute updates on wcpo.com and at the bottom of
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st. patrick's day is a popular holiday when it comes to drinking.and police across the tri-state will be looking for drunk drivers.there will be a d-u-i checkpoint later tonight in middletown... and officers tell 9 on your side they're also looking for aggressive drivers and people who aren't wearing their seatbelt.if you spot an impared driver... you can text *star-dui* to report it. if you're in the mood for a festive st. patrick's drink without the booze... head to your neighborhood triple-a office. office.all triple-a offices in the greater cincinnati area are serving up special non- alcoholic mocktails today... along with some recepies and safety tips.you *don't* need to be a triple-a member to enjoy one.organizers say they
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breaking news we've been folowing for you all morning. morning.a former middle school student-now in police custody. how they tracked him down, and what set off the alarm. if you're looking for a reason to prop your feet up and enjoy march madness.we have the perfect doctor's excuse for
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breaking news in the live alert center.a former middle school student, taken into police custody on school grounds. grounds.9 on your side's kristen swilley is live at bridgetown middle school in green township with details. it all started with a mom worried about what she saw on facebook... her son, a former bridgetown middle school student holding a hunting rifle. and she didnt know where he was. according to this facebook post from the school, police later arrested that former student here on campus. some evening activities were cancelled and the school was
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on the school's facebook page expressing their gratitude for that mom's quick thinking and the school's communication. one person commented they got an automated call about what happened. again that former student was found and is now in custody. reporting live...kristen swilley...9 on your side. warren county stepmom, anna ritchie, is in custody this morning after police say she put her four-year-old's legs in boiling water as punishment. that boy later died. ritchie she is now charged with child endangering... that's a second degree felony. she is also being held on 100-thousand dollars bond in the warren county jail. an autopsy will be conducted to determine exactly how the boy died. ritchie is due in franklin municipal court tomorrow at noon. further charges may be filed. an aurora emt's time on the run is over.craig whitham sits in jail this morning after surrendering to police yesterday. whitham actually disappeared back on february 22nd.prior to
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22 years and became treasurer of aurora emergency rescue in january of 2015. the company president reported discrepancies in the books and officials questioned whitham about it shortly before he disappeared. his friends say he did the right thing and turned himself in, and they hope the judge takes that into consideration. 01:56 i am with craig a thousand percent. he's a great guy, friend, just a great guy. 09 09according to court papers, whitham told police he has a serious gambling addiction and had spent almost all of the money at different casinos. new this morning... seaworld says it's done with its popular orca shows... once its current generation retires. retires.seaworld released the joint announcement with the humane society just about an hour ago.the humane society is praising the reform... calling it a "major step" after public concerns over animal welfare.
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documentary "blackfish"... which showed the alleged mistreatment of killer whales in captivity. a wisconsin doctor says his clinic is seeing a huge uptick in vasectomies ahead of the n- c-a-a basketball tournament. the reason?guys want an excuse to "recuperate" on the couch for a couple of weeks... during march madness. some of them absolutely admit it. some, we'll kind of ask them if that had any part in their thought process and they say no, but you can see the little twinkle in their eye." eye."according to the doctor... thursdays and fridays are particularly busy days. today is st. patrick's day... but you don't need to follow a rainbow to find a jackpot. jackpot.at ihop... guests who wear green will receive one short stack of buttermilk pancakes for $1 from 7 a-m to 7 p-m.at sonic... all shakes are half-off all day.at mcdonald's... the shamrock
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and not to be outdone... burger king's new oreo irish mint shake is also available until march 19th. a florida woman is fighting this morning to keep her pet... alligator. alligator.you want to get on the bike bikemary thorn has had rambo the alligator for 11 years but now officials say she might have to give him up because he's gotten too big.the alligator lives inside mary's house. wating by the fridge for food. even watching tv. mary says you may think she's crazy for treating rambo like a family member - but she insists she's not. i get that all the time. and then once they meet him his personality takes over. you see him sitting there? he'll sit there like that till he has to go pee. pee. she has a license from the fish and wildlife commission to keep rambo. but the renewal has been put on
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not have enough land to meet regulations due to rambo's size. here's a story that's blowing up online this morning...white sox first baseman adam laroche is retiring... but it's not over his hitting or defense... laroche says the team told him not to bring his son into the clubhouse as much... so he's walking away from his 13- million dollar contract.the white sox says children are allowed to be with their fathers... but not -quote- "100-percent of the time" now let's get another check of the roads.ally has your nine first warning traffic. no traffic issues, minute-by-minute updates on wcpo.com and at the bottom of
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here's a live look outside this morning... here is another look at your forecast. ( gives 7-day cooler out the door this morning with dry conditions to thursday. skies stay mostly sunny today as highs increase to 60. you winds pick up from the west this afternoon and gust up to 35 mph for a
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for this ------.we're back in 30 minutes - good morning america - is next. next.and you can kep nine on your side ...at your side -
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good morning, america. donald trump takes aim at hillary clinton. >> and the last person hillary clinton wants to face is me and i mean i know that for a fact. >> as he backs out of the next debate his chief rival says he's ducking him and the president prepares for an epic showdown over his supreme court nominee. breaking news, seaworld's stunning announcement, the end end of the orca shows. the park now partnering with the humane society. the tides now shifting. is this the end of shamu? family first. a major league star drops a baseball bombshell walking away from his team and $13 million after management stopped him

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