Thursday, July 24 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:22:38 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.Full Story >
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.Full Story >
By Kate Flexer - Duke
Energy is warning customers about a recent
fraudulent billing scam that has taken money from a number of customers.
to the company, several customers have received phone calls from individuals
who claim to be Duke Energy representatives. These "representatives" demand that payment be made within an hour of
the call to avoid service disconnection.
Customers are then told to buy a pre-paid debit card or to arrange a
cash payment. The thief then drains the debit card after the account
information is provided, Duke Energy representatives say.
The scammers are using disposable cell phones
to contact the victims, and Duke Energy says it makes for a difficult search for
They have reportedly adopted new tactics like using caller
ID spoofing to replicate Duke Energy's customer service number or falsely
claiming to be a part of a third party collection agency representing the
Duke Energy is asking customers to
report any suspicious phone calls to local authorities.
BRADENTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children. Bradenton Beach policeFull Story >
People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >