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the soggy wednesday forecast is underway as rain falls for the morning drive. scattered showers and isolated storms will continue throughout the rest of the day as highs climb to the mid 50s. we'll switch
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a deadly start to the morning in lousiana and mississippi... after tornadoes hit the region. at least three people are dead... seven people critically injured... and dozens more hurt less seriously across the gulf coast.two of those deaths... at a mobile home park near new orleans. about 100 homes there were damaged. an 18 year old in mason stands accused this morning of trafficking in l-s-d and a synthetic designer drug. investigators say he was dealing across mason and deerfield township in warren county.nine on your sides ashley zilka with the reaction from tri-state parents. for some parents- it's hard to imagine a high school student trafficking large quantities of lsd and other drugs. rick tripp: mariemont (father)07:03 it's still shocking to hear... it is just something parents have to deal with. 09but that's exactly
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task force says logan fitzpatrick was doing throughout mason and deerfield township. the teen was arrested on february 8th after police searched fitzpatrick's parent's home where he lives. major steve arrasmith:com mander of the warren county drug task force12:55 given the age of logan and the type of drugs that he was selling, we moved fairly quickly on this one." 01police say fitzpatrick sold undercover detectives bulk amounts of lsd and 25c- a designer drug new to the area. major steve arrasmith:com mander of the warren county drug task force13:43 most cases especially this 25c as they call it, the sources are typically out of the country and you can order this stuff online unfortunately. 55at one point- detectives say fitzpatrick sole them ecstasy and marijuana.major steve arrasmith:commander of the warren county drug task force 13:32 it's kind of scary that they don't seem to make that connection of what they are doing and the impact that has on our communities. 40melanie brand: east gate (grandmother) 05:37 it's terrible. i don't know why they can't get a better hold on it. police say
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up call for parentspay attention to your children. major steve arrasmith:com mander of the warren county drug task force14:25 if your kids don't have a job and they have large quantities of money and cash in their pockets maybe ask some questions. 31 happening today... the tri- state truck driver will be sentenced for his role in a deadly accident last year in northern kentucky.prosecutors say christopher thornhill was texting and driving... and falsified logs when he caused the accident near the i-71/75 split in verona.45-year old mark sevilla died... and several others were hurt. new this morning... g-o-p presidential candidate donald trump still celebrating his big win in the nevada caucus trump earned a double-digit victory over his closest rivals. rivals."nats of cheering..." cheering..."that's a look at his supporters cheering... when trump was declared the winner... just seconds after
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state.trump wasted no time celebrating his landslide... and took aim at the buckeye state and ohio governor john kasich. we're going to do very well in ohio. we're beating the governor. it's always nice to be beating the governor. it's going to be an amazing 2 months. months.marco cruz finished a distant second... just ahead of ted cruz.john kasich finished dead last. as republicans caucused... the democratic candidates for president held a town hall. hall.bernie sanders and hillary clinton spoke to voters in south carolina... sanders... who's trailing... is under pressure to improve his standing among minorities. for clinton... polls suggest voters are struggling with her handling of benghazi and her private email sever scandal. she says if elected... she will not lie. (hillary clinton/ (d) presidential candidate): "the facts are that every single time somebody has hurled these charges against me, which they
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nothing."clinton also praised president obama's decision to close the detention center at guantanamo bay.she called it a -quote- "continuing recruitment advertisement for terrorists." the next democratic contest is saturday in south carolina. hillary clinton is widely expected to win over bernie sanders. but yesterday... a federal judge raised her e- mail controversy again.the ruling... clinton's top aides and state department officials should testify under oath about their roles in the private e-mail server she used as secretary of state. it could be one of the biggest ballgames in cincinnati history... and it's taking place *tonight.* *tonight.*number one villanova... coming to the cintas center to take on number five xavier...and the musketeers... hoping for a little payback. villanova won handily when they played in philly last month...in fact... xavier is winless against the wildcats since joining the big east. they'll tip off tonight at seven... in front of what *could* be a record-setting crowd.and you'll want to get there early... since traffic
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a nightmare. the soggy wednesday forecast is underway as rain falls for the morning drive. scattered showers and isolated storms will continue throughout the rest of the day as highs climb to the mid 50s. we'll switch to snow overnight as temperatures fall. traffic
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your side investigation on cincinnati's v-a hospital... getting attention on capitol hill.the responce we're getting... all the way from the top. sending a message...the outcry this morning over a racist license plate... and what one
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the cincinnati v-a hospital was the focus of many tough questions on capitol hill.and in the middle of it... v-a
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mc-donald.the scripps news washington bureau and w-c-p-o spent four months investigating whistleblowers' concerns.findings include allegations of misconduct by high-level officials at the local and regional office... which has triggered two federal probes.scripps national correspondent mark greenblat spoke with mc-donald. we take these allegations very seriously and that's why we're digging into them. when we have more to report we will obviously report it.deputy secretary gibson said yesterday on a reporters call, after a few days on the ground omi investigators quote unquote, saw something which lead them to them to want to call... led you to want to call in the ig. what is it? that's not appropriate for me to tell you what that is. is.our scripps national bureau and wcpo will stay on this and bring you that preliminary report as soon as possible. right now on wcpo dot com... why secretary mc-donald says the v-a hospital here is "one of the best" in the country. and a look at the ethical concerns at the v-a uncovered
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we're learning this morning what first reponders found inside the room... where supreme court justice antonin scalia was found dead. dead.a report obtained by the washington post shows that nothing appeared out of place in scalia's west texas resort suite.scalia's bed covers were smooth and didn't show any sign of a struggle.scalia died in his sleep on february 13th. minnesota's governor is demanding the state revoke what he's calling an offensive licence plate aimed at muslims. the image of the truck's licence plate went viral on facebook over the weekend.it caught the attention of minnesota's department of public safety... which says the plates never should have been issued. the soggy wednesday forecast is underway as rain falls for the morning drive. scattered showers and isolated storms will continue throughout the rest of the day as highs climb to the mid 50s. we'll switch to snow overnight as
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plans moving forward...city leaders in west chester approve a big new supermarket. why nearby residents don't think it's a "super" idea. wine workout...it's the fitness craze sweeping the nation.how your favorite
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gmts anim"you're watching good morning tri-state at 4:30 on 9 on your side!" a controversial kroger store is getting the green light to
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kroger marketplace store to move forward "this consent decree holds everybody's feet to fire - and by holding it to the fire - if they don't complete it - they're in contempt of court" the legal battle against developer 'silverman & company' cost the township 300-thousand-dollars. two years ago - amid pressure from nearby residents- trustees denied the request "we believe - and still do - that the original plan was sound even without this enhanced buffer"among other requirements - this plan for a landscape buffer to be built during the first phase of the project "if we would've gotten this buffer guarantee in the beginning this could've all been completely averted"still - "we're being sued to be forced to do something that was voted against" some say the changes aren't enough "this is an accident waiting to happen" "school buses and two-lane road!" deb lawrence door "i don't really think that they were listening to their constituents this time -
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here's a workout almost anyone can get on board with.it's called the wine workout. workout.a california mom used wine as motivation to get fit... and it's going viral this morning. morning.april storey posted the 15-second long exercise
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the clip has been viewed more than 25-million times. (april storey/created "wine workout")"what i want to show people with my videos is that fitness is something you can do every day, you can do it anywhere, and you can use anything." anything."no matter the number of comments... both positive and negative... storey is hoping they *all* get the message. it's a fabulous february giveaway on 9 on your side. watch good morning tri-state from 6 t0 7a for your chance to win a 100-dollar pre-paid every weekday! watch for the weather word of the day and enter it at wcpo dot com slash win.
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your nine first warning weather.
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facing life in prison...not some hardened criminal... but a three-year-old...the unfortunate mixup that sent his family into hiding. a smoke free u-c...the plan to
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the soggy wednesday forecast is underway as rain falls for the morning drive. scattered showers and isolated storms will continue throughout the rest of the day as highs climb to the mid 50s. we'll switch to snow overnight as
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a story out of egypt that would be funny if it hadn't really happened...a three-year- old boy is apparently off the hook after being sentenced to life in prison last week. week.authorities are calling it an unfortunate mixup.they say the boy had the same name as a much older man... convicted of killing three people during a protest in 2014.but after looking at the evidence... a court finally cleared the toddler this week. a smoke-free campus. that's what u-c president santa ono wants to see a year from now. ono has tasked a committee with creating a plan to reach that goal. last fall... the u-c student government approved a resolution supporting a tobacco- free campus to promote health and a better environment on campus. u-c currently smoking policy bans smoking inside buildings... and within 25 feet of entrances and windows. the centers for disease control is investigating 14 possible cases in the u-s...
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been spread by sex. among the new findings... zika can be transmitted by men to women... but *not* vice versa. the c-d-c says because of that... it's repeating a recommendati on that women who are pregnant or may become pregnant avoid sex with someone who's been in at least two weeks. a nine-year old girl is serving as an inspiration to other children... struggling with weight.she's lacing up her boxing gloves. gloves.jesselyn silva has been boxing since she was 7 years old after her dad took up the sport to lose weight.this 74-pound phenom works out for nearly two hours... 4 days a week at a new jersey gym.but with very few female boxers her age... she usually spars with older boys.jesselyn is now training for the golden gloves in march. shocking accusation.a child taken away from a mother and her husband inside a tri-state hospital room.what authorities say they found inside. a cincinnati company... paying up.the multi-million dollar legal loss for johnson and johnson... and why the worst
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rain...and how that same storm system is showing its face here. soon the country is going to start winning, winning, winning winningthe ballots are counted and donald trump is celebrating his victory in nevada.who he immediately brought up during this speech. xavier is hoping for a big win on the hardwood.why this game is so big for the team...and seeing red not blue in the tri-state tonight. heavy rain through the night and now for your morning commute. commute.here's a live look from xavier's campus where you can see the rain coming down in buckets.9 first warning mterologist jennifer ketchmark is here now to tell us how
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the soggy wednesday forecast is underway as rain falls for the morning drive. scattered showers and isolated storms will continue throughout the rest of the day as highs climb to the mid 50s. we'll switch to snow overnight as temperatures fall.

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