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Photos: DC prepares for inauguration

Workers prepare for hundreds of thousands expected for Donald Trump's inauguration Friday.
Darius Bazley

Darius Bazley

Princeton guard talks about first game with the Vikings and looking forward to playing at Ohio State.
Wife of Pulse nightclub shooter arrested in California

Wife of Pulse nightclub shooter arrested in California

Wife of Pulse nightclub shooter arrested in California
Monday morning forecast update

Monday morning forecast update

Unseasonably mild temperatures comes with several chances for rain. Meteorologist Carrieann Marit breaks down what you can expect for the start of the new work week.
Photos: Notable deaths 2017

Photos: Notable deaths 2017

A look at some of the people in the public eye whom we lost in 2017.
Abby Prohaska On West's Classic Victory

Abby Prohaska On West's Classic Victory

Lakota West High School junior Abby Prohaska talks about Sunday's 48-43 win over St. Rose (N.J.) at the Classic in the Country Challenge in Berlin.
Saturday Afternoon Weather Update with Meteorologist Brett Collar

Saturday Afternoon Weather Update with Meteorologist Brett Collar

Saturday Afternoon Weather Update with Meteorologist Brett Collar
5-Day Forecast with Meteorologist Carrieann Marit

5-Day Forecast with Meteorologist Carrieann Marit

5-Day Forecast with Meteorologist Carrieann Marit
Highlights: Cooke, Williams lead Dayton Flyers past Duquesne

Highlights: Cooke, Williams lead Dayton Flyers past Duquesne

The Flyers bounced back from a loss at UMass with a 76-57 win on Jan. 14, 2017, at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh.
Archie Miller likes effort in Dayton's bounce-back victory over Duquesne

Archie Miller likes effort in Dayton's bounce-back victory over Duquesne

The Flyers rebound from loss at UMass with 76-57 win over Dukes in Pittsburgh on Jan. 14, 2017.
John Marot On A Tough Night For Badin

John Marot On A Tough Night For Badin

Badin High School senior John Marot talks about Friday night's 63-45 loss to visiting Roger Bacon at Mulcahey Gym.
DEAF MAN LEAVES NOTE AFTER FINDING HIT & RUN VICTIM

DEAF MAN LEAVES NOTE AFTER FINDING HIT & RUN VICTIM

ST. JOHNS COUNTY
Accused Murderer takes stand in his own defense

Accused Murderer takes stand in his own defense

George Dewberry Senior claims victim was "like his stepson".
IceFest 2017 preview

IceFest 2017 preview

Mike Dingeldein talks about IceFest 2017 that will be held Friday and Saturday Jan. 20-21 in Hamilton.
Butler County planning major road projects in 2017

Butler County planning major road projects in 2017

Portions of Ohio 747, Yankee Roads to be widened
Sites To See While In D.C.

Sites To See While In D.C.

Sites To See While In D.C.
Maid of Honor Hits Wedding Guest, Almost Drives Over Best Man

Maid of Honor Hits Wedding Guest, Almost Drives Over Best Man

Maid of Honor Hits Wedding Guest, Almost Drives Over Best Man
Vice President Joe Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Vice President Joe Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Vice President Joe Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Douglas Haulman Arraignment

Douglas Haulman Arraignment

Douglas Haulman was arraigned on drug trafficking charges.
Woman Builds Her Home From YouTube Tutorials

Woman Builds Her Home From YouTube Tutorials

Woman Builds Her Home From YouTube Tutorials
Walmart Employee Rings Up $18K In Gift Cards Without Payment

Walmart Employee Rings Up $18K In Gift Cards Without Payment

Walmart Employee Rings Up $18K In Gift Cards Without Payment
WATCH: Principal Shaves His Head for Bullied Student

WATCH: Principal Shaves His Head for Bullied Student

WATCH: Principal Shaves His Head for Bullied Student
WATCH: Dayton Flyers commit season-high 19 turnovers vs. UMass

WATCH: Dayton Flyers commit season-high 19 turnovers vs. UMass

Dayton's failure to take care of the ball costs it in 67-55 loss on Jan. 11, 2017.
Springfield City School Security Coordinator discusses recent false alarms

Springfield City School Security Coordinator discusses recent false alarms

“We are putting officers in a bad position. They are getting here to help us as quickly as they can and we don’t want to do that unnecessarily,” Springfield City School Security Coordinator Dave Lyle said.
Schaefer Middle School

Schaefer Middle School

False alarm at Schaefer Middle school today brings a police response.
Trump Talks Fake News, Obamacare and Hacking

Trump Talks Fake News, Obamacare and Hacking

Trump Talks Fake News, Obamacare and Hacking
German Twp Accident

German Twp Accident

A car slid on black ice this morning in German Twp. and hit two mailboxes and a telephone pole.
Crash Victim’s Parents Outraged at Fundraiser For Driver’s Family

Crash Victim’s Parents Outraged at Fundraiser For Driver’s Family

Crash Victim’s Parents Outraged at Fundraiser For Driver’s Family
Dog Saves Injured, Paralyzed Owner

Dog Saves Injured, Paralyzed Owner

Dog Saves Injured, Paralyzed Owner
Officer Lets Kids Use PA to Say Goodbye To Navy Dad

Officer Lets Kids Use PA to Say Goodbye To Navy Dad

Officer Lets Kids Use PA to Say Goodbye To Navy Dad
Young cancer patient gets personal message from Gronk

Young cancer patient gets personal message from Gronk

Young cancer patient gets personal message from Gronk
‘She loved to save people,

‘She loved to save people," son of slain Orlando sergeant says of mother's service to community

Orlando Master Sgt. Debra Clayton’s son spoke to the crowd of about 100 people, who gathered in the Walmart parking lot where Clayton was killed Monday.
Dylann Roof Found Guilty on all Federal Counts of Murder, Sentenced to Death

Dylann Roof Found Guilty on all Federal Counts of Murder, Sentenced to Death

Dylann Roof Found Guilty on all Federal Counts of Murder, Sentenced to Death
Police: Man jumps into river to avoid arrest after beating girlfriend

Police: Man jumps into river to avoid arrest after beating girlfriend

Police: Man jumps into river to avoid arrest after beating girlfriend
Man charged with rape of disabled woman

Man charged with rape of disabled woman

Fred Markel was arraigned on rape and GSI charges in Clark County Municipal Court.
Logan Co. History Center prepares new exhibit

Logan Co. History Center prepares new exhibit

Logan Co. History Center prepares new exhibit
Search for wanted man continues in Orlando Police Officer shooting death

Search for wanted man continues in Orlando Police Officer shooting death

Search for man wanted in Orlando Police Officer shooting continues into second day
History of The Ford Bronco

History of The Ford Bronco

History of The Ford Bronco
What You Need To Know: Tarek and Christina El Moussa

What You Need To Know: Tarek and Christina El Moussa

What You Need To Know Tarek and Christina El Moussa
Detective saves toddler nearly run over in parking lot

Detective saves toddler nearly run over in parking lot

Deputy Charles Israel was working off-duty last week, patrolling the Food Depot on Broad Street, when he noticed a toddler wandering in the parking lot.
Photos: Clemson beats Alabama to win College Football Playoff national championship

Photos: Clemson beats Alabama to win College Football Playoff national championship

Quarterback Deshaun Watson connected with wide receiver Hunter Renfrow for a 2-yard touchdown pass with one second left to beat Alabama 35-31 on Monday night at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.
Suspected gunman still on the lam as massive manhunt continues in Orlando officer's shooting death

Suspected gunman still on the lam as massive manhunt continues in Orlando officer's shooting death

Suspected gunman still on the lam as massive manhunt continues in Orlando officer's shooting death
Cat Litter Mistaken for Meth, Man Arrested

Cat Litter Mistaken for Meth, Man Arrested

Watch: Procession for fallen Orange County deputy

Watch: Procession for fallen Orange County deputy

Orange County deputies led a procession for a fallen deputy who died while he set up a perimeter for fallen OPD officer Master Sgt. Debra Clayton.
Ponitz student expects to see fewer classmates due to RTA strike

Ponitz student expects to see fewer classmates due to RTA strike

A student at Ponitz talks about how he thinks the strike will impact his school and the Dayton area.
SCENE: RTA employees chanting on picket line

SCENE: RTA employees chanting on picket line

SCENE: RTA employees chanting on picket line
Students arrive at Ponitz despite lack of RTA buses

Students arrive at Ponitz despite lack of RTA buses

Students are starting to show up at Ponitz Career Center in Dayton despite a lack of transportation with the RTA strike in effect.
SCENE: RTA drivers, mechanics form picket line

SCENE: RTA drivers, mechanics form picket line

Workers line up in front of Stout Street garage.
WATCH: OPD fallen officer receives officer escort

WATCH: OPD fallen officer receives officer escort

An Orlando police officer was shot and killed at a WalMart parking lot Monday morning. Orlando police said they're looking for Markeith Loyd as the suspected gunman.
Fence up, RTA hub empty as strike begins

Fence up, RTA hub empty as strike begins

Fence up, RTA hub empty as strike begins
Raw video: Witness describes shooting of Orlando police officer at Pine Hills-area Walmart

Raw video: Witness describes shooting of Orlando police officer at Pine Hills-area Walmart

Raw video: Witness describes shooting of Orlando police officer at Pine Hills-area Walmart
Big Winners at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards

Big Winners at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards

Big Winners at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards
Photos: 74th annual Golden Globe Awards

Photos: 74th annual Golden Globe Awards

The 74th annual Golden Globe Awards were handed out Sunday at The Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Photos: 74th annual Golden Globe Awards red carpet arrivals

Photos: 74th annual Golden Globe Awards red carpet arrivals

Stars walk the red carpet at the 74th annual Golden Globes at The Beverly Hilton Hotel Sunday.
Golden Globes 2017 Red Carpet

Golden Globes 2017 Red Carpet

Golden Globes 2017 Red Carpet
RTA, union officials

RTA, union officials "working through lunch"

RTA and union officials are meeting ahead of a strike set to start at 12:01 a.m.
GRAPHIC: Surveillance video captures attack in Jerusalem

GRAPHIC: Surveillance video captures attack in Jerusalem

A Palestinian rammed his truck into a group of Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem on Sunday, killing four people and wounding 15 others, Israeli police and rescue services said.
Urbana superintendent updates building progress

Urbana superintendent updates building progress

Urbana Superintendent Charles Thiel explains about progress for building a new elementary school.
Truck attack kills 4 in Jerusalem

Truck attack kills 4 in Jerusalem

A Palestinian rammed his truck into a group of Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem on Sunday, killing four people and wounding 15 others, Israeli police and rescue services said
VIDEO: Auburn woman living with cancer burglarized

VIDEO: Auburn woman living with cancer burglarized

An Auburn woman-- living with stage-four breast cancer-- had another lifeline taken away. The car she used to get to her treatments, was stolen from her driveway.
Justin Pappas On Badin's Strong Showing

Justin Pappas On Badin's Strong Showing

Badin High School sophomore Justin Pappas talks about Friday night's 55-44 victory over visiting McNicholas.
Highlights: Dayton Flyers vs. Rhode Island Rams

Highlights: Dayton Flyers vs. Rhode Island Rams

The Dayton Flyers beat Rhode Island 67-64 on Jan. 6, 2017, at UD Arena.
PHOTOS: Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

PHOTOS: Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Photos at the Ft. Lauderdale Airport after a gunman killed 5 people and injured many more on January 6, 2017 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Photos: Charles Manson through the years

Photos: Charles Manson through the years

The notorious cult leader Charles Manson was responsible for the brutal murders of several people in 1969, carried out by cult members known as the Manson Family.
Irene Davenport, 92, a resident of Oakwood Village practices on the piano every day.

Irene Davenport, 92, a resident of Oakwood Village practices on the piano every day.

Irene Davenport, 92, a resident of Oakwood Village practices on the piano every day.
Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

A look at the wind turbines scattered throughout Van Wert County in northwest Ohio.
Fire engulfs Clark Co. home; multiple agencies respond

Fire engulfs Clark Co. home; multiple agencies respond

A home value at more than $250,000 was destroyed by an overnight fire at 10914 Mechanicsburg-Catawba Rd.
Tri-Village girls coach Brad Gray

Tri-Village girls coach Brad Gray

Unbeaten Tri-Village improved to 10-0 by mounting a fourth-quarter comeback to defeat visiting Covington 57-55 in a girls high school basketball game at New Madison on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017.
Multiple People Killed in Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

Multiple People Killed in Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

WATCH: Stepmother Receives Special Request For Christmas

WATCH: Stepmother Receives Special Request For Christmas

WATCH: Stepmother Receives Special Request For Christmas
Montel Williams Lashes Out at Accused Facebook Live Torturers

Montel Williams Lashes Out at Accused Facebook Live Torturers

Montel Williams Lashes Out at Accused Facebook Live Torturers
5 Facts About the Golden Globes

5 Facts About the Golden Globes

5 Facts About the Golden Globes
Flyers prepare for Rhode Island

Flyers prepare for Rhode Island

Archie Miller talks about his team ahead of Friday's Atlantic 10 showdown
Clark County assistant prosecutor speaks in court

Clark County assistant prosecutor speaks in court

Clark County assistant prosecutor speaks in court during Christopher Remy sentencing
First snowfall of 2017 in the Miami Valley

First snowfall of 2017 in the Miami Valley

Christian Jones On Succeeding At The Collegiate Level

Christian Jones On Succeeding At The Collegiate Level

Wilmington College junior guard Christian Jones talks about playing NCAA Division III basketball.
Cole Bundren On Franklin's Road Win

Cole Bundren On Franklin's Road Win

Franklin High School junior forward Cole Bundren talks about Tuesday's 68-62 road victory over Carlisle.
Downtown Mechanicsburg named historic district

Downtown Mechanicsburg named historic district

Downtown Mechanicsburg named historic district
Photos: World's highest-paid actors in 2016

Photos: World's highest-paid actors in 2016

Forbes business magazine released its list of the world's highest-paid actors in 2016.
Pacman Jones arrest creates more question for Bengals

Pacman Jones arrest creates more question for Bengals

Pacman Jones arrest creates more question for Bengals
Woman Surprises Homeless Man, He Pays it Forward

Woman Surprises Homeless Man, He Pays it Forward

Woman Surprises Homeless Man, He Pays it Forward
Justin Long's grandma turns 100!

Justin Long's grandma turns 100!

The Post's Christine Stapleton talks to the actor and his Lake Worth grandmother, who just turned 100.
Celebratory fireworks blamed for house fire, family says

Celebratory fireworks blamed for house fire, family says

A New Year’s eve fire has forced an Osceola County family out of their home and looking for a new place to stay.
Raw: Eaglet hatches

Raw: Eaglet hatches

An eaglet hatched Saturday morning in Florida.
Car crashes through roof of NC group home

Car crashes through roof of NC group home

People inside a group home in Winston-Salem got a huge surprise when a car went straight through the roof Friday night.
Car crashes through roof of NC group home

Car crashes through roof of NC group home

People inside a group home in Winston-Salem got a huge surprise when a car went straight through the roof Friday night.
Fiesta Bowl: Scenes from the end of Ohio State's lss

Fiesta Bowl: Scenes from the end of Ohio State's lss

The Buckeyes lost 31-0 to Clemson on Dec. 31, 2016.
Photos: World rings in 2017

Photos: World rings in 2017

3...2...1... Happy New Year! Different cities across the world are ringing in the new year and welcoming 2017.
Ohio State Buckeyes arrive at Fiesta Bowl

Ohio State Buckeyes arrive at Fiesta Bowl

The Buckeyes arrived at University of Phoenix Stadium on Saturday.
Scenes from the Buckeye Bash

Scenes from the Buckeye Bash

Ohio State Buckeye fans gathered in Scottsdale on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016.
Letters threatening jail time for skipping jury during Hurricane Matthew sent out

Letters threatening jail time for skipping jury during Hurricane Matthew sent out

An Apopka woman received a letter Wednesday, saying she failed to report to jury duty and threatening a $100 fine, contempt proceedings and jail time.
Notable sports deaths in 2016

Notable sports deaths in 2016

Muhammad Ali, Arnold Palmer, Gordie Howe and Pat Summitt were giants the sports world lost in 2016. Death claimed many from all areas of sports, including those who covered the events, like Bud Collins, Joe Garagiola, John Saunders and Craig Sager. Here is a look at some of those sports figures who passed away this year.
PHOTOS: From Saturn's rings to a space sunset, amazing 2016 cosmic vistas

PHOTOS: From Saturn's rings to a space sunset, amazing 2016 cosmic vistas

NASA took some amazing photos of outer space, the Earth, Saturn, and more in 2016.
5 Things You Didn't Know About Comets

5 Things You Didn't Know About Comets

5 Things You Didn't Know About Comets
Ohio State's Cin'Quan Haney converses with deaf fans after beating Michigan

Ohio State's Cin'Quan Haney converses with deaf fans after beating Michigan

Cin'Quan Haney, a Chaminade-Julienne graduate who is a walk-on cornerback for the Buckeyes, is fluent in sign language. He talked to two fans with sign language on Nov. 26, 2016, at Ohio Stadium.
Meadowdale grad Ke'Von Huguely competes in push-up contest at Fiesta Bowl

Meadowdale grad Ke'Von Huguely competes in push-up contest at Fiesta Bowl

Huguely, a walk-on running back fro Ohio State, goes 1-on-1 with the Fiesta Bowl mascot Spirit at media day on Dec. 29, 2016.
Police chief says his kidnapping shaped the man he is today

Police chief says his kidnapping shaped the man he is today

The Clayton County Police Chief was kidnapped in Macon when he was 10-years-old.
Photos: Debbie Reynolds through the years

Photos: Debbie Reynolds through the years

Debbie Reynolds, who lit up the screen in "Singin' in the Rain" and other Hollywood classics, died Dec. 28, 2016, one day after losing her daughter, Carrie Fisher. Reynolds was 84.
Debbie Reynolds - Through the Years - Video Gallery

Debbie Reynolds - Through the Years - Video Gallery

Debbie Reynolds - Through the Years - Video Gallery
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