University Of Cincinnati

Ohio Department of Health

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is extending the statewide 10pm to 5am curfew through the end of the year as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to build steam.

University Hospitals in Cleveland has been tapped to help test a potential COVID-19 vaccine.  

What's in a name?

In the current climate, a lot. And enough to force change when that name offends.

On Tuesday, the University of Cincinnati board of trustees voted unanimously to take down the name of Marge Schott from the school's baseball stadium, effective immediately.

The board cited Schott's "record of racism and bigotry" in making its decision.

As nationwide protests against police brutality and racism demand change to current laws and institutions, the ripple effects are reaching historic symbols of white supremacy.

The effort to dismantle, relocate or rename symbols is happening in the sports world as well.

Athletes have gotten involved in a potential name change at the University of Cincinnati.

A team of American archaeologists has discovered two large ancient Greek royal tombs dating back some 3,500 years near the site of the ancient city of Pylos in southern Greece. The findings cast a new light on the role of the ancient city — mentioned in Homer's Odyssey — in Mediterranean trade patterns of the Late Bronze Age.

Each of the two tombs — one about 39 feet in diameter and the other about 28 feet — was built in a dome-shape structure known as a tholos.

Federal court documents show a lawsuit over white nationalist Richard Spencer's effort to speak at the University of Cincinnati has been dropped. 

WCBE Files

Federal authorities are still reviewing the case of a white University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist in 2015.

White nationalist Richard Spencer has backed out of public speaking at colleges and universities, and is dropping lawsuits against schools who blocked his events.

The University of Cincinnati music professor who said Muslim women and girls are safer in the U.S. than in any Middle Eastern country has been forced to retire.

A new attorney for white nationalist Richard Spencer's campus tour efforts says he plans to drop a lawsuit against Ohio State University.

The University of Cincinnati's president says white nationalist Richard Spencer's plan to speak on campus during spring break is no longer an option. 

UC Police Chief Resigns

Nov 30, 2017

The University of Cincinnati says police chief Anthony Carter resigned on November 23 to take a new position in the university's Institute of Crime Science.

A University of Cincinnati music professor is apologizing for his responses to a Muslim student who said Donald Trump's presidency hurt her family. and who talked about celebrating freedom and diversity.

The University of Cincinnati is reviewing a music professor's responses to a Middle Eastern Muslim student who wrote in a class assignment Donald Trump's presidency negatively affected her family.

The University of Cincinnati board of trustees has condemned hate speech while defending its decision to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak on campus.

An associate and organizer of campus tours for white nationalist Richard Spencer is suing Ohio State University after school officials refused to rent campus space for a speech.

Ohio State University has denied a request to rent space for an appearance by white nationalist Richard Spencer, citing risks to public safety.

The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has agreed the University of Cincinnati should not have suspended a student accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student.

A Hamilton County judge is indicating that Ray Tensing could have faced another charge. 

Cincinnati Enquirer

There will not be a third trial for former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing. 


Two more Ohio Democrats have launched campaigns for statewide office in 2018.

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

A Hamilton County judge has postponed jury selection and withdrawn for now her media gag order in the murder retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist in 2015.

The jury in the murder retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist will not see the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate battle flag.

A University of Cincinnati astrophysicist has created maps showing the racial makeup of the United States.

Grace Cunningham/

A group led by survivors of sexual assault is pressing the University of Cincinnati to provide greater support.

Associated Press

A Hamilton County judge has set a May 25 retrial date for the former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with killing an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop.

University of Cincinnati researchers predict a 1.54 percent increase in Ohio holiday retail shopping this year, a rate lower than in recent years.

A former University of Cincinnati football player is hospitalized in critical but stable condition after being injured early Saturday in a crash in Columbus.

Evidence shows that a white, now former University of Cincinnati police officer was wearing a T-shirt with a picture of a Confederate flag on it when he shot and killed an unarmed black man during a traffic stop last year.

Associated Press

The University of Cincinnati has hired an outside monitor to oversee reform of its police department after the fatal 2015 shooting of an unarmed black motorist by a white now-former campus officer.